Creating Antivirus Profiles
Use the Create Antivirus Profiles page to configure antivirus profiles. The antivirus profile defines the content to scan for any malware and the action to be taken when malware is detected. After you create a profile, you can assign it to UTM profiles.
To create an antivirus profile:
- Select Configuration > Unified Threat Mgmt > Antivirus
Profiles in Customer Portal.
The Antivirus Profiles page appears.
- Click the add icon (+) to create a new antivirus
The Create Antivirus Profiles wizard appears, displaying brief instructions about creating an antivirus profile.
- Click Next to navigate to the next page.
- Complete the configuration according to the guidelines
provided in Table 1.
Fields marked with * are mandatory.
- Click Finish.
A summary page is displayed. Review the settings, and if you need to make any modifications, click the Edit link or the Back button.
- Click OK to save the settings and create the
A message indicating the status of the create operation is displayed.
- Click Close.
You are returned to the Antivirus Profiles page.
Table 1: Antivirus Profile Settings
Enter a unique name for the antivirus profile. The maximum length is 29 characters.
Enter a description for the antivirus profile. The maximum length is 255 characters.
Displays the engine type used for scanning. Currently, Sophos is the only antivirus engine supported.
Sophos antivirus is an in-the-cloud antivirus solution. The virus and malware database is located on external servers maintained by Sophos (Sophos Extensible List) servers, thus there is no need to download and maintain large pattern databases on the Juniper Networks device.
Fallback options are used when the antivirus system experiences errors and must fall back to one of the previously configured actions to either deny (block) or permit the object.
Specify the fallback options to use when there is a failure, or select the default action if no specific options are to be configured:
Use the notification options to configure a method of notifying the user when a fallback occurs or a virus is detected: