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Command Software Releases F-PROT Professional for NetWare

Combines enhanced NLM feature set with award-winning anti-virus engine.

For Immediate Release, March 22, 1996

JUPITER, FL. - Data security provider Command Software Systems Inc. announces the new release of F-PROT Professional for NetWare, featuring the award-winning scanning engines of its workstation module, F-PROT Professional.

"Command Software's team of dedicated data security professionals has put together a package that offers unparalleled virus protection for client-server networks," said F-PROT product manager Therese Padilla.

"F-PROT Professional combines our top-rated virus software with sophisticated network management tools for maximum value and protection."

F-PROT Professional for NetWare features a completely new NLM. Deployment of the program is easy and flexible, allowing installation for any Windows workstation or directly from the system console. Network managers can configure the program including scheduling periodic scans from remote locations.

F-PROT Professional for NetWare is the only anti-virus NetWare-loadable module to offer automatic disinfection, which can be programmed for real-time or manual scans. Bundled with F-PROT is a sophisticated alert program called AlertTrack, published by e.g. Software. AlertTrack coordinates all system alerts by allowing network applications such as backup or auditing to forward their alerts to AlertTrack. Using a Windows management console from any workstation. AlertTrack can also be programmed to send alerts to numeric and alphanumeric pages, SNMP alerts, network broadcast alerts, FaxWare Fax alerts and MHS Mail and Pegasus Mail alerts.

F-PROT Professional guards workstations against viral attacks with a multi-layered line of data protection. Its Virtual Device Driver (VxD) works in the background of Windows, protecting both DOS and Windows sessions concurrently. Detecting more than 6,000 viruses, F-PROT also sports a heuristic scanner to provide protection from previously-unknown viruses. Its revolutionary Rescue utility protects Windows NT and Windows 95 workstations from boot sector infections.

Command Software provides the most comprehensive anti-virus solution available for corporate customers. Its range of update services allows users to select the easiest method for virus updates. Most importantly, Command Software offers the only 24-hour, toll-free, emergency technical support program, known throughout the industry as the "Service That Never Sleeps."

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Command Software Systems, Inc. develops, markets and supports a complete line of anti-virus and information security products for IBM personal computers and compatibles. Founded in 1983, the company has offices in the United States and the United Kingdom.