SINGAPORE - McAfee, a Network Associates, Inc. business, today announced the McAfee AVERT (Anti-Virus Emergency Response Team) Wireless, the industry's first wireless Web service that enables mobile phone users to access the latest information about Internet viruses and malicious code.
The AVERT Wireless service, which is available now, offers users with Wireless Application Protocol (WAP)-enabled mobile phones to receive up-to-the-minute information on the latest virus threats.
Users simply have to enter one of these URLs on the mobile phone key pad:
The McAfee Active Virus Defense suite enables e-businesses
to centrally manage virus policy, offer customizable updates and configurations, stop e-mail-based virus outbreaks
before they occur, and use graphical reporting methods to get a view of savings provided by each tier in their
anti-virus defense strategy.