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What does SFX stand for?

SFX stands for Self Extracting (data compression)


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  • Information technology (IT) and computers

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The Secure-1 suite supports Microsoft and Unix operating systems and integrates three modules: NetCrypto, which provides transparent peer to peer encryption of data, applications and electronic mail; VirusScan for comprehensive anti-virus detection and removal; and WebCrypto, a desktop application for creating encrypted self extracting files which can be opened by authorized users, even if they do not use WebCrypto.
The modules include McAfee's new NetCrypto, which provides transparent peer to peer encryption of data, applications and electronic mail; McAfee VirusScan for comprehensive anti-virus detection and removal; and McAfee's new WebCrypto, a desktop application for creating encrypted self extracting files that can be sent via email or the Internet to anyone, including users not equipped with either Secure-1 or WebCrypto.