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Mass-Market Authentication: the Gateway to Access-Hungry Consumers

Introduction Whether you’re at the cash machine, online to your bank or credit card company or on the phone to your insurance or mortgage provider, until now, the need for greater security has meant added complexity and cost for user and provider alike. In future, this problem is sure to grow. Consumer-facing organisations want the efficiencies to be gained from e-commerce technologies, and are moving inexorably towards a Web-based interface with their customers. That could … More

A quick way to secure a Linux system

The first step in securing your system is to determine what the function of that system is going to be. For example, if the system is going to be dedicated to being an ftp server,then there is little reason to having samba or sendmail installed because the more services that are running, the more vulnerable the system is going to be. This cannot be stressed enough. You do not want services running that you won’t … More

nCipher Enables Neoteris To Deliver First Application Security Appliance For Ssl-Based Secure Access That Meets U.S. And Canadian Government Standards

Cambridge UK — 08 April, 2003 — nCipher plc (LSE:NCH), a leading provider of cryptographic IT security solutions, today announced that Neoteris, the leading instant secure application access vendor, has embedded nCipher’s cryptographic hardware security technology to deliver the first purpose-built application security appliances that comply with the latest U.S. federal government security standards. Unveiled at FOSE 2003 this week in Washington, D.C., the Neoteris Accessâ„? Series FIPS product lines extend the benefits of SSL-based … More

Panda Software Expands into Argentina

Panda Software has widened its international network with the opening of new offices in Argentina. This initiative represents another step in the international antivirus developers’ expansion strategy, centered on the concept of “Global thinking, local action,” and which has seen it establish a solid presence across five continents. According to leading analysts including the UN and IDC, this year will see the sale of PCs and laptops in Argentina increase by between 17 and 20 … More

Neoteris Unveils FIPS Products For U.S. Government Certified Security Deployments

Company Delivers Industry’s Only Purpose-Built Application Security Appliances that Meet Latest Stringent Federal Government Security Standards WASHINGTON, D.C. – April 8, 2003 – Neoteris, the leading instant, secure application access vendor, today introduced the first purpose-built application security appliance that complies with the latest federal government security standards. Recognized as an industry pioneer for delivering instant secure access to customers across the high-tech, financial, healthcare, and local government sectors, Neoteris today extends the benefits of … More

SSH Inks Government Technology Reseller Agreement With IGOV.Com to resell award-winning SSH Secure Shell to its U.S. government customers HELSINKI, FINLAND and PALO ALTO, Calif.- April 8, 2003 – SSH Communications Security (HEX:SSH1V), a world-leading developer of Internet security solutions, today announced a reseller agreement with, a full-service GSA (General Services Administration) government reseller. Under the terms of the agreement, will promote SSH Secure Shell, SSH Sentinel(TM) VPN Client, SSH Certifier?” CA (Certification Authority) and SSH Accession?” authentication application products … More

PfN Technologies Endorses SSH Sentinel VPN Client To Secure Remote Access Into The Corporate Network

SSH Sentinel Gives PfN Customers Access to a Complete VPN Solution that is Highly Secure and Easy to Deploy and Manage HELSINKI, FINLAND; PALO ALTO, Calif. and TOKYO – April 8, 2003 – SSH Communications Security (HEX:SSH1V), a world-leading developer of Internet security solutions, today announced that PfN Technologies, Inc. (PfN) is recommending that its enterprise and service provider customers purchase SSH Sentinel(TM) VPN (Virtual Private Network) client software to securely access corporate resources via … More

Using Linux VMware and SMART to Create a Virtual Computer to Recreate a Suspect’s Computer

Since beginning my endeavors with computer forensics, I have always wanted the ability to boot up a suspects computer just to see what the user saw when he was using the computer. So many times I have done computer forensic exams in which proprietary software is used. Simply looking at directory structures sometimes just doesn’t cut it. Also, how many times did I make case agents go out and buy accounting software in order to … More

Neoteris Announces Availability Of Industry-Leading Instant Virtual Extranet Products Localized For Japanese Market

Macnica and Takachiho Koheki Become Early Japanese Resellers of SSL-Based Secure Application Access Platform TOKYO – April 7, 2003 – Neoteris, the leading instant, secure application access vendor, today announced that it is extending its sales initiatives into Japan by introducing a new localized version of its award-winning Instant Virtual Extranet (IVE) platform. The innovative Neoteris Access ™ family of IVE products enables Japanese enterprises to provision cost-effective, secure access to network resources for their … More

Sophos To Build Oem Partner Network Still Further With Launch Of New Sophos Anti-Virus Interface

SAV Interface provides partners with simple integration and robust functionality Sophos, a world leader in anti-virus protection for businesses, has announced the expansion of its strategic partner network as a result of the company’s continued commitment to partner development. It now has 100 partners, a 120 percent increase from the previous year. In addition, Sophos has also announced the availability of version 3 of its third-party integration product, Sophos Anti-Virus (SAV) Interface. This latest version … More

Securing Online Payments

From the early days of the Internet, credit and charge card companies recognised the enormous opportunities presented to them – but they also saw challenges ahead. Credit cards are easily the best way to pay for products and services online and some 90% of all online transactions are made by credit or debit cards compared to only 28% of purchases made in person. These figures are based on research by Datamonitor who also forecast that … More

VeriSign and nCipher Introduce Hardware-based SSL Certificate for Web Sites

Hardware Protected SSL Certificate Will Offer a Higher Level of Security Protection for Web sites, Preventing Data Theft and Web site Spoofing Mountain View, CA and Cambridge, UK – April 7, 2003 – VeriSign Inc., (Nasdaq: VRSN), the leading provider of digital trust services and nCipher plc (LSE: NCH), a leading provider of IT cryptographic security, today announced the Hardware Protected SSL Certificate, a new premium-grade SSL server certificate providing superior protection against online data … More