Ericsson is now offering a mobile antivirus solution specifically designed for operator environments, available as part of
Ericsson's Mobile Data Solutions portfolio, which offers enterprises secure mobile access to business-critical data applications.
Ericsson Mobile Device Antivirus provides centralized control over antivirus and SMS spam protection for smartphones running Symbian and Microsoft operating systems. It will be available as a separate product, as part of a packaged mobile data solution, or as a hosted solution.
Ericsson's Mobile Data Solutions strategy is to combine in-house and third-party developed products into end-to-end integrated solutions for enterprises.
The Ericsson Mobile Device Antivirus is based on the market-leading and award-winning Trend Micro Mobile Security product. Its centralized management and provisioning enable administrators to access all client devices and manage, update and automate compliance to protect against multiple threats. They can also obtain centralized reports on device OS platform, scan engine and virus pattern versions.