By integrating an antivirus offering from Kaspersky Lab, Juniper Networks integrated security appliances can protect web traffic, email and web mail from file-based viruses, worms, backdoors, Trojans and other types of malware. Using policy-based management, inbound and outbound traffic can be scanned, thereby protecting the network from attacks originating from outside the network, as well as those that originate from inside the network. Unlike other integrated antivirus solutions that are packet- or network signature-based, the Juniper-Kaspersky solution deconstructs the payload and files of all types, evaluating them for potential viruses and then sending the original data on its way.
The vast majority of malware is trying to sneak into organizations inside packers, achieves and compressed files. Kaspersky technology is known to support the largest number of formats. This approach boosts overall company security as the gateway solution stops malware threats even if they come in a packed format, which is qu