Security Solutions: McAfee to support Microsoft Windows Server 2012 and Windows 8

Simon Hunt, vice president and CTO, endpoint security at McAfee

Infotech Lead India: Enterprises can enjoy freedom from the anticipated security issues related to Windows Server 2012 and Windows 8, Microsoft’s newest operating systems (OS) that are set to be released in October.

McAfee on Tuesday said McAfee consumer and enterprise security products support Windows Server 2012 and Windows 8.

McAfee security products have been improved to offer protection against new and evolving threats for consumers and businesses updating to the latest platforms.

“Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012 are products that continue to push the computing industry forward with an extensive array of new features, as well as new security and performance enhancements,” said Simon Hunt, vice president and CTO, endpoint security at McAfee.

McAfee developers have worked with Microsoft to offer consumers and enterprises the tools necessary for protection against all threat vectors and against data loss.

McAfee’s enterprise and small to medium business (SMB) products are designed to support Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012. By using McAfee products, organizations of all sizes can feel confident that they are using a comprehensive, multilayer security system that offers strong protection against known and unknown threats.

McAfee consumer products are designed to support Windows 8 to help users be more secure. Consumers with an active subscription to McAfee products with default settings intact will automatically be updated to Windows 8-compatible versions. Those downloading the product from the web or installing from the CD will automatically receive the latest version compatible with Windows 8.

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