Software that filters
- By Bryant Jordan
- Sep 04, 2000
W. Quinn Associates Inc. sells software that monitors downloads to the server,
blocks offensive or restricted files specified by an administrator, and
compiles reports on the kinds of files that are downloaded and from which
The program, StorageCeNTral, is a Windows NT/2000 storage solution that
allows administrators to monitor, control and enforce restrictions on the
server among computer users and groups, according to the company. Administrators
can also allocate space so that even inadvertent downloads do not exceed
the pre-set limits.
Keeping out files that potentially threaten a system with a virus can
be done by barring users from downloading and running Visual Basic script
or executable files. Administrators can also block known viruses by identifying
them by name, according to the company.