Carbon Black Makes Replacing Legacy Antivirus On Critical Systems and Servers Easier Than Ever with Launch of CB Protection 8.1
CB Protection 8.1 includes a new “File Delete” feature, allowing customers to meet PCI DSS standards to replace legacy antivirus (AV). Customers who want to remove legacy AV and run CB Protection on their compliant devices can now do so without going through the compensating control process.
“The deterministic security model employed by CB Protection has helped many organizations lock down critical systems and servers,” said
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CB Protection 8.1 empowers customers to comply with the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) by:
- Simplifying implementation and support of TLS 1.2 communication
- Adding two-factor authentication to the CB Protection console
- Making CB Protection a direct control for PCI DSS requirement 5, enabling customers to remove legacy antivirus without the need for going through the compensating control process.
About CB Protection
Leveraging cloud-reputation services, IT-based trust policies, and multiple sources of threat intelligence from the CB Predictive Security Cloud™ (PSC), CB Protection ensures that only trusted and approved software is allowed to execute on an organization’s critical systems and endpoints. CB Protection achieved a Security Effectiveness rating of 100% in an independent test conducted by
With version 8.1, CB Protection also supports FIPS-140 regulations and ensures customers are using approved cryptographic modules.
“For customers who have concerns about meeting compliance requirements on critical servers, CB Protection 8.1 offers a new feature in ‘File Delete,’ which allows customers to replace legacy AV without worry,” said
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“It was a stand-out product to us. The effort required to install and maintain it appeared to be much lower than other products in its class.” -
"Since we have had Carbon Black in place, we actually have not had any crypto attacks on the desktop or the endpoint.” –
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