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Short Take: McAfee wins military contract

Antivirus software vendor McAfee Associates has won a $2 million contract with the Defense Information Systems Agency to supply antivirus software to 2 million desktops in the U.S. military over the next five years. MacAfee said the award came after a review of at least 16 vendors' offerings. Also, MacAfee also has introduced WebScanX, which protects desktop PCs from hostile ActiveX controls and Java applets.

    Antivirus software vendor McAfee Associates has won a $2 million contract with the Defense Information Systems Agency to supply antivirus software to 2 million desktops in the U.S. military over the next five years. MacAfee said the award came after a review of at least 16 vendors' offerings. Also, MacAfee also has introduced WebScanX, which protects desktop PCs from hostile ActiveX controls and Java applets.