Certified Product: McAfee® Email Gateway (MEG) software v7.0.1, running on appliance models 4000-B, 4500-B, 5000(B, C & C-2U), 5500(B & C), and the Content Security Blade Server
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McAfee® Email Gateway (MEG) software v7.0.1, running on appliance models 4000-B, 4500-B, 5000(B, C & C-2U), 5500(B & C), and the Content Security Blade Server (hereafter referred to as MEG v7.0.1), from McAfee, Inc., was the subject of a Common Criteria evaluation performed by the Common Criteria Evaluation Facility at EWA-Canada. The evaluation was completed in October 2012.
The evaluation of MEG v7.0.1 determined that this Information Technology (IT) product can be trusted, to Evaluation Assurance Level (EAL) 1, to conform to the requirements of the associated security target. The MEG v7.0.1 is conformant with the Protection Profile for Network Devices version 1.1, June 08 2012.
MEG v7.0.1 is an e-mail gateway. It is a security appliance that utilizes hardware and software in an integrated appliance to scan traffic between the WAN (Internet) and an internal (protected) network. Through a series of security scanning, detailed content filtering options, alerts and configured actions, the TOE protects user and company IT resources from a variety of email threats. Threats and resource liabilities such as Viruses, Potentially Unwanted Programs (including Spyware), Spam and Phishing attempts are identified and systematically blocked from protected IT resources. The MEG v7.0.1 incorporates FIPS 140-2 validated cryptography.
The scope of this evaluation is defined by the security target, which identifies assumptions made during the evaluation, the intended environment for the MEG v7.0.1, the IT security requirements to be met, and the level of confidence (evaluation assurance level) to which it is asserted that the MEG v7.0.1 satisfies its IT security requirements.
Consumers are advised to carefully review the certification report to gain an understanding of the security functionality, the evaluated configuration, and the intended operating environment for MEG v7.0.1.
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