Blended threats such as "Nimda" and "Goner" propagated at an unprecedented rate, creating a trend in virus distribution that's forcing IT departments to find cost-effective ways of dealing with this new type of threat. The only way to stop many of today's costly outbreaks is through high levels of compliance with a strictly defined anti-virus security policy. Internet Gateway protection is a key component of the overall anti-virus and policy solution. Scanning for viruses should be performed at the Internet Gateway where a virus can be stopped before entry into the network, minimizing any damage to business-critical systems.
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