PCI DSS QSA, Evolution Security Systems, Ltd., confirms ExtendedXP as a compensating control for PCI DSS certification for Windows XP users after the Microsoft XP support ends April 8, 2014. Download the White Paper here


How can you still use Windows XP computers securely after April 2014? Announcing ExtendedXP: a service that will ensure sustained security protection for WIN XP on into the future. Learn More.


Matrix recently participated in the STORES Knowledge Series with a webcast titled: Microsoft XP's End of Life: How retailers can continue to use Windows XP computers securely after April 2014. Click here to view the recorded webcast and learn how you can continue to use your XP PCs on into the future.


An SC Magazine Webcast was held last month “You can continue to use WIN XP - securely and keep your regulatory certifications (PCI, HIPAA, ...)”. The webcast was recorded and is now available for you to view at your convenience. The webcast is available at http://www.matrixgp.com/products/extendedxp/

StormShield Endpoint Security

Matrix has partnered with Arkoon Network Security to present the leading behavioral based endpoint security solution, StormShield, that combines risk-based policy enforcement and control with single-client, multi-layered protection for systems, applications, data and users.
StormShield addresses every aspect of endpoint protection, from signature-based anti-virus/anti-spyware to the industry’s leading behavioral-based intrusion prevention to application and device control to flexible content encryption – all through a single agent.


ExtendedXP (EXP) combines the active real-time protection of a customized StormShield EXP Agent running at the Endpoint with the EXP Monitoring Service for monitoring and reporting on vulnerabilities to provide enhanced protection of XP and related applications – on into the future.
Attentive to its clients’ needs and aware of this critical security issue, Arkoon has designed a solution customized to address the “going forward” XP security problem. The ExtendedXP Service is built on the industry leading Arkoon endpoint security products and services that are already protecting leading organizations around the world. ExtendedXP (EXP) is the only solution available that will allow for effective proactive protection of Windows XP workstations after April 2014.

Avira Antivirus

Avira, a company with over 100 million customers, is a worldwide leading supplier of self-developed security solutions for professional and private use. With more than 25 years of experience, the company is a pioneer in its field. As a leading German security specialist, Avira has solid experience in the development and support of security solutions. In addition to programs specifically for use on single workstations, Avira primarily offers professional solutions for cross-system protection of networks on various levels. These include products for workstations, file, mail and web servers.