“The proliferation of mobile devices has really determined the need for protection that can span beyond the consumer to the enterprise,” said Todd Gebhart, senior vice president and General Manager of small business, consumer and mobile security. “Our goal is to help our partners differentiate their device or their service, make it easier for our consumer customers to bring their device to work when they’re ready, but rest assured that their own data is protected, and enable our business customers to offer guidance to their end-users.”Addressing the Market Need for both Consumer and Enterprise Customers McAfee Mobile Security offers a real-time defense against emerging threats that target mobile devices, mobile services and mobile content. McAfee WaveSecure software, which is available in 16 languages, has already achieved more than one million downloads direct to consumers. WaveSecure allows users to enjoy their mobile lifestyle without worry—users can find their missing phone with alarm and location tracking, prevent misuse with remote lock and wipe and preserve important memories and personal data with remote backup, even from a lost or misplaced phone. McAfee has now entered the beta testing phase with partners and end users for its WaveSecure™ Software for Android Tablets. This edition is specifically designed to operate with Android tablets that have WiFi connectivity. The product will be available for partners and direct to consumers by Q2 2011. McAfee VirusScan Mobile software protects mobile devices from viruses and malicious applications and helps keep critical communication features always working. It automatically secures mobile devices by scanning and cleaning files, emails, Internet downloads, text and MMS messages, and attachments. VirusScan Mobile software requires minimal mobile computing and memory resources, allowing users to access their devices’ functions, without interruption. VirusScan Mobile software solution is it also available as a Software Development Kit (SDK) for OEM customers to use for embedded systems and has been shipped in over 100 million mobile devices.
McAfee EMM software enables enterprises to offer employees mobile device choice, while delivering secure and easy access to mobile corporate applications. With secure mobile application access, strong authentication, high availability, scalable architecture, and compliance reporting via McAfee® ePolicy Orchestrator® platform, McAfee EMM software brings the same level of control to mobile devices — including employee-owned smartphones and tablets — that IT applies to laptops and desktops.Additional Information: McAfee Mobile Security for consumers McAfee mobile security solutions for the enterprise McAfee WaveSecure™ Software for Android Tablets BETA McAfee mobile security solutions for the enterprise About McAfee, Inc. McAfee, Inc., headquartered in Santa Clara, California, is the world's largest dedicated security technology company. McAfee delivers proactive and proven solutions and services that help secure systems, networks, and mobile devices around the world, allowing users to safely connect to the Internet, browse and shop the Web more securely. Backed by unrivaled McAfee Global Threat Intelligence, McAfee creates innovative products that empower home users, businesses, the public sector and service providers by enabling them to prove compliance with regulations, protect data, prevent disruptions, identify vulnerabilities, and continuously monitor and improve their security. McAfee secures your digital world. http://www.mcafee.com NOTE: McAfee, VirusScan, ePolicy Orchestrator, WaveSecure, and McAfee EMM are registered trademarks or trademarks of McAfee, Inc. or its subsidiaries in the United States and other countries. Other marks may be claimed as the property of others. The product plans, specifications and descriptions herein are provided for information only and subject to change without notice, and are provided without warranty of any kind, express or implied.