Brief Intro of McAfee
McAfee is one of the renowned antivirus brand. McAfee was founded by John McAfee in 1987 later he resigned from the company in 1994. The name of company was McAfee Associates.
McAfee Encryption Technologies
McAfee has evolved its own desktop and network encryption technologies with the help of FSA Corporation which was acquired by McAfee. The team of FSA has also created the leading edge technologies as firewall, File encryption and public key infrastructure products. While their other product line is getting success individually, the antivirus growth in the antivirus field outpaced those other security products. But it is no doubt to say that McAfee remains as a well-known antivirus and anti-spam product brand.
Security as a Service
McAfee has launched its new service Software-as-a-Service or SaaS which is a cloud based security service on March and provide and provides additional security for cloud deployments. This new feature now provides the cloud security service on an annual basis including the existing security controls, certifications plus the security standards of which will be implemented in future and the automatic daily security audits with the help of McAfee Cloud Service.
Intel on august 2010 acquired McAfee and later on Jan 2014 changed the name from McAfee Security to Intel Security. The Red Shield Logo will remain and it will operate as an Intel subsidiary. However, the products still have the name McAfee as of 2016
McAfee Security Center
(A Remote monitoring and management)
The McAfee’s Security-as-a-Service solutions are providing protection to your systems and emails. To view the complete report and policy settings log into McAfee SecurityCenter online management console. This is maintained by McAfee so you won’t have to invest additionally, the McAfee SecurityCenter provides details of protection information such as the coverage, summary of status, how much desktops updated, viruses cleaned, spyware blocked, Internet sites and applications denied and spam quarantined – these reports ensures that the SaaS solutions are working and continuously protecting you.