End of Life announcement for NOD32 version 2.7 server products.

News ID: NEWS120|Last Revised: June 07, 2012

End of Life announcement for NOD32 version 2.7 server products. ESET began phasing out server products based on the ESET NOD32 Antivirus 2.7 engine on February 1, 2011. The server software has been removed from the ESET website and is no longer sold since February 1, 2011. Updates for server products based on NOD32 Antivirus 2.7 were discontinued May 29, 2012. ESET customers should update to the current ESET software release to ensure that they continue to be safeguarded by the most effective proactive threat protection available.

Discontinuation of version 2.7 server products

Server products affected:

  • ESET NOD32 Antivirus for Novell Netware
  • ESET NOD32 Antivirus for IBM Lotus Domino
  • ESET NOD32 Antivirus for Microsoft Exchange Server
  • ESET NOD32 Antivirus for Dell Network Attached Storage
  • ESET Mail/File/Gateway Security for Linux/BSD/Solaris V2.7*
  • ESET NOD32 Antivirus for Kerio Connect (formerly Kerio Mail Server), *V2.7 Linux version

February 1, 2011

  • The server software listed above will be removed from the ESET website.
  • ESET will no longer sell the server software above.

May 29, 2012

  • Virus signature database updates for the above software were discontinued.
  • ESET will no longer provide technical support for the above software.

Upgrade path for the discontinued server products

  • ESET NOD32 Antivirus for Novell Netware: Novell NetWare services were ported to the Linux platform and transitioned to Open Enterprise Server. ESET File Security for Linux provides improved security and deeper functionality for Novell Open Enterprise Server.
  • ESET NOD32 Antivirus for IBM Lotus Domino: Current customers can upgrade to ESET Mail Security for IBM Lotus Domino for free.
  • ESET NOD32 Antivirus for Microsoft Exchange Server: Current customers can upgrade to ESET Mail Security for Microsoft Exchange Server for free.
  • ESET NOD32 Antivirus for Dell Network Attached Storage: Current customers can upgrade to ESET File Security for Microsoft Windows Server for free.
  • ESET Mail/File/Gateway Security for Linux/BSD/Solaris V2.7: Current customers can upgrade to ESET Mail/File/Gateway Security for Linux/BSD/Solaris v3.x or v4.x for free. Your upgrade version depends on which Linux distribution you are running.
  • ESET NOD32 Antivirus for Kerio Connect (formerly Kerio Mail Server) V2.7 Linux version: Current customers can upgrade to ESET Mail Security for Linux/BSD/Solaris which fully supports integration with Kerio Connect.

 

For general information on ESET discontinuing support for ESET NOD32 Antivirus 2.7 please read this ESET Knowledgebase article.

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