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Sophos Selected By Corpex For Armourplate Anti-Virus Solution

Sophos, a world leader in corporate anti-virus protection, has today announced that its software has been selected by Corpex, the UK Internet hosting and solutions company. Corpex has chosen Sophos Anti-Virus to feature in its ArmourPlate anti-virus solution. As part of the ArmourPlate service, Sophos’s virus engine will be used to provide customers with complete protection from Internet-borne viruses and malicious code. “We chose Sophos Anti-Virus technology on account of its exceptional detection rates, ease … More

D’Crypt to Launch Gigabit Rijndael Cores Under Altera Megafunction Partners Program

SAN JOSE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Aug. 16, 2001–Altera Corporation (Nasdaq:ALTR) today announced that D’Crypt Pte Ltd, a Singapore based high-tech company that specializes in providing high-end data security components and solutions, has joined the Altera Megafunction Partners Program (AMPP(SM)). The first South East Asia AMPP partner, D’Crypt will offer a set of Gigabit key agile encryption and decryption cores based on the Rijndael algorithm to Altera customers developing high-end information security products. Rijndael is the encryption algorithm … More

SmartFilter on Tru64 UNIX AlphaServer Systems

SmartFilter(tm) Plug-In Running on Tru64 UNIX® AlphaServer Systems allows Enterprises to Manage Web Access SAN JOSE, Calif., August 15, 2001 – Secure Computing Corporation (NASDAQ: SCUR), a leading provider of enterprise access control solutions, today announced the availability of Secure Computing’s SmartFilter Web filtering technology for Compaq Computer Corporation’s Tru64 UNIX operating system on Compaq’s AlphaServer systems. SmartFilter Web filtering capabilities allows enterprises to reduce unproductive Web surfing, increase productivity and conserve network bandwidth. SmartFilter … More

Royal Bank to Test Zero-Knowledge Systems’ Internet Privacy and Security Tools for Home Use

MONTREAL–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Aug. 15, 2001– Select Royal Bank Customers to Receive Zero-Knowledge Systems’ Freedom Privacy & Security Tools Zero-Knowledge(R) Systems today announced that Royal Bank will begin a six-month pilot program in the fall offering selected customers the opportunity to try privacy and security tools for personal use with their computers at home. The award-winning Freedom(R) software will allow users to secure different aspects of their Internet experience, such as alerting them of unauthorized attempts to … More

GuardedNet announces Neusecure

Enterprise Security Now Requires A Multi-Vendor, Multi-Device, Real-time Threat Management & Response System ATLANTA, GA. – August 10, 2001 – GuardedNet, developer of the most advanced threat management and information security operations software, announces its flagship product, NeuSecureâ„?, first to deliver mission-critical, security threat identification and response, proactive protection, and top-level management of security operations. NeuSecure solves the issue of “Log data overload” by consolidating log data from your current security products, correlating the data, … More

GFI Offers Languard Network Scanner As Freeware

New tool enables administrators to secure their networks proactively London, UK, 8 August 2001 – GFI, leading email and network security software provider, has launched LANguard Network Scanner, a security scanner to audit network security. In its bid to promote network security, GFI is offering this version as freeware. LANguard Network Scanner can be used to make a network security inventory. It detects unnecessary shares, open ports and registries that are not secured, and check … More

Smart Line Releases DeviceLock 5.0

Protect your Windows NT/2000/XP system by locking access to a removable devices. SmartLine, Inc. today announced the first beta version of DeviceLock 5.0, a system service for restricting access to local devices running Windows NT/2000/XP. Preventing the introduction of inappropriate software and data is important when trying to protect and administer a company’s computer network. The traditional solution has been a physical lock on the floppy drive. DeviceLock eliminates the need for physical locks and … More

Kaspersky Labs Releases a Code Red Antidote

The world’s first active defense against all of Code Red’s modifications Kaspersky Labs, an international data-security software developer, announces the release of the very first active defense system for Web servers operating on the Internet Information Server (IIS), combating all of the Code Red modifications. It was unfortunate that the anti-virus industry was unprepared for the infectious attack perpetrated by the new generation of “fileless” Internet-worm, Code Red. The standard means of defense, such as … More

McAfee Releases Highest Performing Gateway Anti-Virus Appliance to Safeguard Enterprises From Internet Viruses, Including Code Red

New WebShield e500 Scans All Major Internet Protocols; Defends Businesses Against Code Red and SirCam Viruses SANTA CLARA, Calif., Aug. 6 /PRNewswire/ — McAfee, a division of Network Associates, Inc. (Nasdaq: NETA), today announced the immediate availability of its new WebShield e500 anti-virus appliance. The new WebShield e500, outperforming other anti-virus appliances in internal benchmark testing, scans for viruses and malicious code within all major Internet protocols. This includes the SMTP protocol, which is recognized … More

Free Vulnerability Scan Readies Corporate Infrastructures Against ‘Code Red’ And ‘Code Red II’ Worms

Mercury Interactive Provides ActiveTest SecureCheck to Help Organizations Safe Guard Against ‘Code Red’ and ‘Code Red II’ Infection SUNNYVALE, Calif., Aug. 6 /PRNewswire/ — In an effort to help stop the spread of the self-propagating malicious codes known as the “Code Red” Worm and the newly discovered “Code Red II”, Mercury Interactive (Nasdaq: MERQ) is offering to scan any organization’s Internet infrastructure free of charge to determine its vulnerability to infection by the worms. Through … More

Trend Micro Posts Record First-Half Revenue

Net sales climbed 35% to 12,939 million yen Tokyo, Japan, August 3, 2001-Trend Micro Incorporated (Nasdaq: TMIC, Tokyo Stock Exchange: 4704), a leading provider of enterprise antivirus and content security software, today announced sales of 12,939 million yen for the first half of 2001, a 34.8% increase over the 9,600 million yen reported for the corresponding period of 2000, driven by rapid growth in North America and Europe. Ordinary income was up 1.1% to 3,004 … More

Sophos: Top Ten Viruses In July 2001

This is the latest in a series of monthly charts counting down the ten most frequently occurring viruses as compiled by Sophos, a world leader in corporate anti-virus protection. For July 2001, the chart is as follows, with the most frequently occurring virus at number one: 1. W32/Sircam-A (Sircam) 65.2% 2. W32/Magistr-A (Magistr) 10.4% 3. W32/Hybris-B (Hybris variant) 4.1% 4. W32/Badtrans-A (BadTrans) 2.8% 5. W32/Apology-B (Apology variant) 1.9% 6. VBS/Kakworm (Kakworm) 1.4% 7. Troj/Keylog-C (Keylog … More