Trend Micro OfficeScan is a security and management application that protects computers, file servers, and devices against viruses, malware, and potential threats. These services are added in the form of plug-ins. The software has a flexible architecture that allows services to be added when needed. These updates can be done without re-installing the entire software. Some of the additional plug-ins that can be added includes mobile security plug-in, intrusion defense firewall, and a DLP (Data Loss Prevention) plug-in.
Trend Micro OfficeScan is made for controlling and managing computers in order to prolong the life of hardware. It scans and updates operations on a virtual server to avoid problems with the network and the CPU. Additionally, the program is capable of cleaning out processes and registry entries that are left by malware programs. It is also able to recognize and remove rootkits that are active in the system.
Other features of the Trend Micro OfficeScan application include the following:
• Support for role-based administration
• Improves web performance
• Protects mailboxes and folders from threats
• Centralizes management
• Helpdesk support
The program delivers real-time protection from threats with virtual patching solutions. This lessens or eliminates the downtime, especially on large network systems.