Release: 5nine Cloud Security 4.0 for Hyper-V

5nine today announced the release of a rebranded version of Security Datacenter which it now calls: 5nine Cloud Security for Hyper-V.

Cloud Security for Hyper-V is a solution which helps to ensure security and compliance for Hyper-V environments. It provides agentless anti-virus, compliance enforcement and traffic control/VM isolation. Management can be done using a Centralized Management Console or by using a plugin into System Center Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM). The product supports Windows 8.x with Hyper-V enabled, Windows Server 2012 and Windows Server 2012 R2.


Version 4 provides the following new and updated features:

  • Enhanced multi-tenancy
  • VM Security Groups
  • NVGRE support
  • New LWF R2 Hyper-V switch extension
  • New antivirus active protection
  • Antivirus configuration enhancements such as path and file exclusions
  • Configurable quarantine
  • Granular User / Role – level access control

The product is offered in a free edition called Cloud Security Free Edition, providing agentless antivirus only and in a paid edition called Cloud Security.