- Automatic scanning helps you get started faster. Immediately after installation, it scans your computer and populates the control list for you. This saves a lot of set-up time. Then you can review the files to ensure your computer is clean before you enable protection.
- Manage updates easily with the Trusted Publisher feature. You can select a particular application, like your anti-virus solution, to be exempt. This means that when your software updates download, they won’t be blocked on your machine. Instead, they’ll be allowed to run automatically.
- Investigate a file by checking it against the IdentiFile™ database. When you find yourself questioning the trustworthiness of a specific program, simply look it up in the online database. With millions of hashes stored, it’s a great source of up-to-date information that can help keep your organization safe. And if your file is not entered yet, be the first to submit and help users across the nation.
Faronics Anti-Executable can be installed on the 32 bit edition of Windows XP SP3 and 64 bit edition of Windows XP SP2, 32 and 64 bit editions of Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008. Windows Vista, and Windows 7. Faronics Core system requirements can be found in the Faronics Core guide. The hardware specifications are the same as those required by the host operating system. It is also available in Standard for standalone computers and enterprise networked computers.
Faronics Anti-Executable keeps your computer safe by keeping the malware out. Between social networking and surfing the Web, you find yourself navigating through a sea of online dangers every day. How can you know who to trust and where the risks are hiding? Assuming incorrectly can have disastrous consequences, but now you can eliminate the guesswork with application control. By only allowing approved applications to run on your machine, everything else is stopped in its tracks. Whether its adware, spyware, malicious programs, or simply unwanted applications, if they’re not on the list, they won’t be allowed to run.
Take the risk out of online banking and shopping. Since you control what programs are installed, your computer is protected from greedy banking Trojans and stealthy keyloggers trying to steal your money. It reduces your risk of identity theft too. When combined with a good anti-virus program, you’ve got a solid security system on the job. Blacklisting technology protects you against the known threats, while whitelisting technology protects you from the unknown ones. It’s like milk and cookies.
Getting started is a cinch. Upon installation, the software automatically scans the computer for all the installed files to populate the control list. It’s easy to add or remove programs with a few clicks of the mouse. When protection is enabled, any unauthorized programs trying to run will be instantly stopped without disrupting your session. Security has never been simpler.
Today's cyber-criminals are organized, sophisticated and have access to the latest technology. With so much money at stake, they can afford to invest in the tools and technology to stay ahead of traditional computer security.
This is what layered security is all about. With the number and complexity of IT related threats steadily increasing, relying solely on one solution to ensure security is no longer enough. Our layered security solution provides optimum security against today's toughest threats.
Check out these 5 videos on how to perform some of the most common tasks with Faronics Anti-Executable.Learn how to easily update programs with Maintenance Mode, block programs from ever running, add Trusted Users, add new software publishers, and add new programs.
Anti-Executable blocks files based on their file hash and not file name, thus making sure renaming a file does not bypass protection.
Here is a brief overview of how Faronics Anti-Executable blocks a phishing keylogger.
Here is a brief overview of how Faronics Anti-Executable blocks phishing malware and helps combat social engineering.
Here is a brief overview of how Faronics Anti-Executable blocks unwanted, unlicensed, unsanctioned or unauthorized programs from ever installing.
Watch this 2 minute demo on how simple it is to block unauthorized applications like Ultrasurf with Faronics Anti-Executable.
The state of IT security is constantly shifting. Keeping up-to-date is vital to protecting your organization. Faronics unveils the results of the State of IT Security Study conducted by the Ponemon Institute -- a leading research authority on data security. We'll share emerging trends and discoveries about what's stopping IT professionals from achieving optimal security. We also reveal the total cost of a data breach and expose a dangerous perception gap about the lasting effects of reputation damage. In this webinar you will learn about: Current security strategies 2012 cyber threat landscape Hidden costs & spread of data breaches Long-term effects of reputation damage.
One of the most common remarks we hear is how well Deep Freeze helps our customers to protect their classroom, lab, student and public access computers. They love how they can set it and forget it. But they often ask how to protect staff computers without using Deep Freeze, since they're a major burden on the IT department. So what's the cause of the volume of IT support tickets? Malware infections and users installing unauthorized software.
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What can possibly go wrong when you mix human curiosity with real and costly internet risks? Avoid this dangerous combination. Anti-virus alone will not protect your business from poisoned links, malware laced downloads, and social media scams. In this 60-minute webinar where you will learn about cybercriminals targeting the human element and the strategy you need to protect your organization.
Stopping unauthorized executables from wreaking havoc on your network is mission critical. And now it's easier than ever with Faronics Anti-Executable 5.0.
By stealing your company's data for profits, cybercrime pays so well it's now exceeding the global drug trade. Advanced persistent threats, zero-day attacks, and sophisticated malware are emerging every day. Managing IT security for your organization has never been more difficult. Stopping unauthorized executables from wreaking havoc on your network is mission critical. And now it's easier than ever with Faronics Anti-Executable 5.0. It's a revolutionary approach to security with application control using a centralized list. Now you have the ultimate flexibility to customize user groups based on policies and local settings. You no longer have to update each machine when adding to the approved list.
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