The anti-virus software was loaded into a test network consisting of two Windows 2000 servers and six workstations running Windows XP Pro. The controlling server was a Dell PowerEdge 2600 server with two 2.4GHz Xeon Processors, 1GB of RAM, and 297GB of storage. The secondary server was a Compaq ProLiant ML 350 server with two 2.2GHz Xeon Processors, 1GB of RAM, and 405GB of storage. Networking was a combination of 10/100Base-T Ethernet and 802.11a/b wireless Ethernet.
The scanner was tested with the Eicar anti-virus test files in text, executable, ZIP, and double ZIP configurations, with the files placed in various locations around the server and network.