Security for Storage

Kaspersky Security for Storage

Security for Network Attached Storages

  • Unified, fault-tolerant architecture
  • Minimal effect on NAS performance
  • Highly scalable storage security

Technical Information

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  • Support for major data storage platforms

    Kaspersky Security for Storage effectively protects Network Attached Storages (NAS) manufactured by EMC, NetApp, Dell, Hitachi, Oracle and IBM, as well as other ICAP-compliant and RPC-compliant storages.

  • ‘Always-on’ storage anti-malware protection – plus on-demand scanning

    Whenever a file is launched or just modified, it’s automatically scanned – suspicious objects are treated or deleted and quarantined for further analysis.

  • Cloud assisted security

    Kaspersky Security Network (KSN) is a complex distributed infrastructure dedicated to processing cybersecurity-related data streams from millions of voluntary participants around the world in real time. KSN communicates directly with your Kaspersky Security for Storage installation, delivering the highest levels of protection through identifying and responding almost instantaneously to known, unknown and even zero-day threats, while generating the lowest rates of false positives.

  • Proactive anti-malware technologies

    Kaspersky Lab’s latest anti-malware engine uses advanced techniques – including heuristic analysis – to deliver a highest levels of anti-malware protection for storage.

  • Backup of suspicious objects

    When a suspicious object is detected, it’s placed into quarantine – and, before any actions are performed on the object, an unmodified copy is placed into a backup storage.

  • Flexible scanning

    Kaspersky Lab’s flexible scanning processes help you to secure your corporate network and optimize the load on your servers. You can define a wide range of scan settings, including:

    • Setting the depth of anti-malware protection
    • Specifying which types of file must always be scanned
    • Specifying which types of file should always be excluded from scanning
  • Easy-to-use, centralized management console

    Kaspersky Security for Storage is supplied complete with Kaspersky Security Center – a centralized management console that supports remote installation and configuration and simplifies the management of day-to-day operation, updates and notifications.

  • A choice of management tools

    You can manage Kaspersky Security for Storage either directly or remotely via the Microsoft Management Console or Kaspersky Security Center, or by using the command line. The console provides graphical reports on the protection status of your NAS equipment.

  • Administrator privileges

    A choice of privilege levels can be assigned to each server’s administrator helping ensure compliance with specific security requirements.

  • Notification system

    Administrator notifications for an extensive range of events can be sent via the messaging service or email. Kaspersky Security for Storage is integrated with Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP).

  • Flexible reporting

    Administrators can monitor operations via graphical reports, or by reviewing Microsoft Windows or Kaspersky Security Center event logs. An integrated search tool supports filters for quick searches of large-volume logs.

  • Real-time protection for any file operation

    Kaspersky Security for Storage delivers real-time security – deleting viruses, worms and other malicious objects. All file-level activity in data storage is secured in real time, regardless of whether the user opens/modifies the file or uploads it from his PC.

  • High performance storage security

    Kaspersky Lab’s latest anti-malware engine, optimized scanning technology and flexible exemption settings all help boost security performance.

  • Protection you can rely on

    After a forced shut-down, Kaspersky Security for Storage will automatically restart, maintaining anti-malware protection for your infrastructure and making sure all file-level activity is under protection.

  • Easy to manage

    Kaspersky Security for Storage is designed for ease of use and can be installed remotely. Remote installation, configuration and administration including notifications, updates and flexible reporting are all handled through the intuitive Kaspersky Security Center. Command line management is also available if preferred.

  • Regular updates

    Anti-malware databases are automatically updated to save you time and ensure continuous protection.

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