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A press release from MicroWorld Technologies Inc.:

Michigan, USA, 21st August 2004 – MicroWorld Technologies Inc., developers of the world’s first real time anti-virus & content security software eScan and MailScan 4, announced today that MailScan for Linux has joined the highly regarded Red Hat Ready Partner Program.

This status establishes that MicroWorld’s products are compatible with Red Hat Enterprise Linux. Red Hat will now include MicroWorld's products in the list of certified applications that is given to current and potential customers, and is available at

With the increased penetration of Linux as an alternate operating system for server and desktops, attacks on Linux based machines have increased. About 90% of the viruses today enter the organizations via Internet and through emails. The only solution is to provide content security or in a broader sense, an on demand anti-virus software solution that can be launched as and when required. MailScan for Linux answers all these needs and joining this program would certainly help MicroWorld to establish its products more competitively in the Linux market.
The intelligent product, MailScan for Linux, has been designed taking into consideration all the important concerns a user has while looking out for a security application. Some of the most important features of the software include:
· Secure, fast and reliable SMTP service.
· Accurate and Reliable Anti-Virus engine
· Accurate and industry standard Spam and Content filter.
· Uses RBL and/or DUL for spam prevention. (Configurable).
· Easy installation using single RPM (no dependency issues).
· Easy and convenient Browser based configuration.
· Manual and regular Auto updates of Virus and Spam Databases.
· Backed by GNU/Linux, Anti-Virus and Anti-spam experts.
The product fits best into the requirements of ISPs, SMBs and Large corporates working on Linux platform.

About MicroWorld Technologies Inc.

Headquartered in Michigan, USA, and with its development centre in India, MicroWorld is the publisher of world’s first real time antivirus and content security software eScan and MailScan, for desktops, file servers, citrix servers, proxy servers and Mail Servers. Working on revolutionary MicroWorld Winsock Layer technology, MWTI’s time tested and reliable products have been bestowed with certificates and awards by some of the most prestigious testing bodies like Virus Bulletin, Checkmark, TUCOWS, and CheckVir etc.

More information about the company is available at or you can write to for all your queries.