SonicWALL Gateway Anti-Virus, Anti-Spyware and Intrusion Prevention Service delivers intelligent, real-time network security protection against a comprehensive array of dynamic threats including viruses, spyware, worms, Trojans and software vulnerabilities such as buffer overflows, as well as backdoor exploits and other malicious code. As an added layer of security, this powerful solution provides application layer attack protection not only against external threats, but also against those originating inside the network. SonicWALL Gateway Anti-Virus, Anti-Spyware and Intrusion Prevention Service closes potential backdoors by inspecting over a multitude of e-mail, Web, file transfer and stream-based protocols as well as instant messaging (IM) and peer-to-peer (P2P) applications.
Today's sophisticated threats call for a multi-layered approach to protection that starts right at the security gateway. Threats are unpredictable and constantly changing, and while client-based protection is essential, it's not enough. SonicWALL Gateway Anti-Virus, Anti-Spyware and Intrusion Prevention provides the first layer of dynamic security, protecting against external attacks as well as attacks that originate from within your own network.