Vexira Antivirus Provides Enterprise-Class Virus Protection For Linux Samba, Netatalk and NFS File Servers

Comprehensive Linux antivirus solutions for Red Hat, SuSE, Debian, Mandrake, Slackware and other Linux distributions now available from Central Command

MEDINA, Ohio September 16, 2003 – Central Command, a leading provider of antivirus software and services, today announces the immediate availability of Vexiraâ„? Antivirus for Linux server (Vexira) with real-time virus protection of the Samba, Netatalk and NFS network shares.

Vexira is a complete Linux antivirus defense system designed for easy and dependable virus prevention on Linux based servers. Vexira uses an advanced multi-platform virus inspection technology to protect against more than 75,000 Windows, DOS, Linux, Macro, and Trojan horse applications in real-time using the open source Dazuko kernel module and Vexira Guard.

“By basing our Vexira Guard off the Dazuko kernel module, Vexira can successfully capture file access system calls and pass this information to a running Vexira Guard daemon for virus inspection,” said Keith Peer, President and CEO of Central Command, Inc. “This process allows our resident virus scanner, Vexira Guard, to virus scan files as they are being saved, opened, closed or executed in real-time offering corporations a complete antivirus package for Linux servers.”

Key features include:

– Configurable path protection
– E-mail notification of viruses
– Options to repair, rename, or delete infected files
– Automatic Internet updating
– Virus scans archives (.zip, .rar, gz, .tar, etc.)
– Command-line scanner
– Scalable concurrent scanning
– Heuristic detection of new macro viruses
– Low system resource requirements

Networking support:
– Samba
– Netatalk
– NFS (User Server)

Vexira Antivirus for Linux server starts at $349.95, and a free 30- day trial version may be downloaded from ( or obtained by contacting Central Command at +1-330 723-2062.

About Central Command: A leader in the anti-virus industry, Central Command, Inc., a privately held company, serves home PC users and industrial, financial, government, education, healthcare and service firms with virus protection software, services, and information. The company services customers in over 98 countries and is headquartered in Medina, Ohio. Visit Central Command online ( or call 1-330-723-2062 for more information.

Central Command, EVRT, Vexira, and Emergency Virus Response Team are trademarks of Central Command, Inc. All other trademarks, trade names, and products referenced herein are property of their respective owners.

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