Symantec Granted Patent For Anti-Virus Technology

Filed under: — By Aviran Mordo @ 5:49 am

Symantec was granted US patent number 6 971 019 for histogram-based malicious code detection technology that accelerates the detection of complex threats and security risks, including viruses, worms, Trojan horses, blended threats, spyware and adware.

Histogram-based malicious code detection is a fundamental anti-virus technology employed throughout Symantec’s portfolio of anti-virus solutions at the desktop, server and gateway, to protect both consumers and enterprises.

Source: malwarehelp.org


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