BOSTON - Symantec introduces Instant Messaging Security.cloud (IMS.cloud) with support for Microsoft Lync, to help organizations communicate using instant messaging platform address their security.
Security reported by CBR, Tuesday (11/15/2011), IMS.cloud can protect companies from data loss, by scanning messages from malware and blocks malicious URLs without the need to use additional hardware or software perangat.
All incoming and outgoing messages, including attachments scanned for viruses and URLs that point to malicious Web sites matched with organizational policies. So it can deter and inform about dangerous and suspicious messages.
Symantec.cloud Vice President of Product Delivery, said Tom Powledge, Instant Messaging became a popular tool for internal and external communications in a variety of organizations.
"IMS.cloud take the risk out of the IM, so the company can meet user demand for new technologies. So that allow a flexible work environment and collaboration anytime and anywhere," said Powledge.