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Information Security Editor-in-Chief To Lead Special Keynote Panel at Comdex Fall 2002

Editor-in-Chief of Leading Trade Publication to Moderate Two Panels; Special Keynote Session to Cover the Future of IT Security and Digital Risk Editor-in-Chief Andrew Briney of Information Security®, an independent division of TruSecure® Corporation and the leading publication covering the IT and computer security industry, will be moderating two panels at COMDEX Fall 2002, including a special keynote panel at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. The keynote panel will feature six … More

New NetScreen-5XT Features Enhance Security and Resiliency for Remote Sites

Guildford, U.K., Nov. 11, 2002 — NetScreen Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: NSCN), has announced new features for the NetScreen-5XT that increase the level of security and resiliency provided for enterprises looking to secure remote sites and telecommuters. In addition to a new Restricted Zone feature, other capabilities include fail-over and fail-back functionality as well as expanded router interoperability. The new Restricted Zone feature enables remote sites to establish two security segments to isolate different internal networks … More

Vulnerabilities in Microsoft’s Java implementation

Overview Microsoft Internet Explorer comes with Java virtual machine and accompanying class packages. Multiple security vulnerabilities have been found in the Java environment. Some of these allow an attacker to deliver and run arbitrary code on the Internet Explorer or Outlook user’s system when a hostile web site or mail message is viewed. The latest versions of the software are affected by the flaws, but Outlook (Express) users aren’t vulnerable to the mail-based attack if … More

New NetScreen-5XT features increase security for remote sites

NetScreen Technologies, Inc. has announced new features for the NetScreen-5XT that will increase the level of security provided for companies looking needing a secure way of connecting to remote sites and telecommuters. Also, the new ScreenOS for the NetScreen-5XT will be available starting Nov. 8, 2002. Restricted Zone – This feature will enable remote sites to establish two security segments to isolate different internal networks or PCs from one another. As a given example, Netscreen … More

Intrusion Inc. Applies to Transfer to Nasdaq SmallCap Market

RICHARDSON, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nov. 8, 2002–Intrusion Inc. (Nasdaq:INTZ), (“Intrusion”) today announced that it has applied to The Nasdaq Stock Market, Inc. to transfer the listing of its common stock from the Nasdaq National Market to the Nasdaq SmallCap Market. The company’s common stock will continue to be traded under the symbol INTZ. The company expects to receive Nasdaq’s approval decision within the next 2 weeks and will maintain its current National Market status pending the approval … More

Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML) Ratified as OASIS Open Standard

Authentication and Authorization Standard Enables Single Sign-On for Web Services Boston, MA, USA; 6 November 2002 — The OASIS interoperability consortium today announced that its members have approved the Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML) v1.0 as an OASIS Open Standard, a status that signifies the highest level of ratification. SAML is an XML-based framework for Web services that allows the exchange of authentication and authorization information among business partners. SAML enables Web-based security interoperability functions, … More

Nokia focuses on privacy, mobile Web services and security tools

Nokia introduced tools for managing subscriber privacy, mobile Web service interfaces and presence management enabling operators to enhance the service offering for their subscribers with new mobile applications and content. In addition, Nokia launched three new mobile enhancements and two mobile security tools for enterprises. The Nokia iGMLC Privacy Manager, as part of the Nokia mPosition solution for mobile location services, gives mobile subscribers full control over their privacy settings by providing location information about … More

ActivCard Gold Wins Best Security Application Award At Cartes 2002

Cartes 2002, Paris, France – November 6, 2002 – ActivCard S.A. (Nasdaq: ACTI/Nasdaq Europe: ACTI) the leader in IDentity Management (IDM) software, announced today that its flagship ActivCard Goldâ„? 2.0 software has won the prestigious annual Sesames Awards in the Best Application/IT Security category. “We are honoured to receive the award for the Best IT Security Application from the among the leading software vendors at Cartes 2002,” said Ed MacBeth, Senior Vice President of Marketing … More

Rainbow and Realtimepublishers Announce Free eBook -“The Definitive Guide to Identity Management”

Available Exclusively at IRVINE, Calif., November 7, 2002 – Rainbow Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: RNBO), a leading provider of digital content and transaction security, and Realtimepublishers.comTM, the worldwide leader in corporate-sponsored e-publishing, today announced that Rainbow will sponsor the new eBook, The Definitive Guide to Identity Management. The eBook will provide a practical guide to implementing a comprehensive identity management solution. “Standards and products are evolving rapidly; however, the challenges faced by anyone implementing a … More

Oror Worm – Highest Threat Levels Since Bugbear

Malicious viruses are released every day, some proving more threatening than others. Today, Panda Software reported maximum threat levels on variants of the Oror Worm. Oror is a dangerous new worm which deletes all of the files in the infected computer’s hard disk, as well as every network drive accessible from the infected machine. It also looks for files of antivirus applications in order to eliminate them. Panda Software, a leading antivirus software producer, warns … More

Diversinet Supports Authentication Security For New Microsoft Windows For Smartphone

Diversinet Helps Enterprises Employ Strong Client Authentication Security for Windows Powered Pocket PC and Smartphone ApplicationsToronto, CANADA- November 7, 2002 – Diversinet Corp. (NASDAQ SmallCap: DVNT), a leading provider of mobile commerce (m-commerce) security infrastructure solutions, today announced the availability of strong client authentication security for all Windows Powered mobile devices, including Smartphone, Pocket PC and Pocket PC Phone Edition. Diversinet’s wireless security product suite provides the strong authentication tools for Microsoft Windows Powered mobile … More

Intrusion SecureNet System Praised in Upcoming NSS Gigabit Network IDS Report

RICHARDSON, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nov. 6, 2002– NSS, Europe’s Foremost Independent Network and Security Testing Organization Gives Intrusion SecureNet System Accolades in Gigabit Network IDS Test to Be Published Later This Month Expanding on the capabilities of its industry leading intrusion detection monitoring and management platform, Intrusion Inc. (Nasdaq:INTZ), a leading provider of intrusion detection solutions for the information-driven economy, today announced the favorable review of the Intrusion SecureNet System. The NSS test covered Gigabit network intrusion … More