Search results for: software

Cyota and nCipher Strengthen Relationship to Deliver e-Payments Security Solutions

The companies to explore new directions and products for payments security in addition to Verified by Visa and MasterCard SPA New York, NY and Woburn, MA (September 9, 2002) – Cyota, a leading payments security provider, and nCipher plc (LSE:NCH), a leading provider of cryptographic IT security solutions, have broadened their on-going relationship to establish tight integration between the companies’ respective products and to collaborate on future product initiatives in the market for secure e-payment … More

GFI’s Email Security Testing Zone Launches a New Test

Allows admins to test the vulnerability of their networks to the newly found fragmented message vulnerability London, UK, 12 September 2002 – GFI’s Email Security Testing Zone,, has launched an email test based on a new vulnerability detailed by Beyond Security Ltd earlier today. Through this test, available for free, administrators can find out whether their network is protected against emails making use of the fragmented message vulnerability. An email exploit making use of … More

Sophos: September 11th Worm is a Distasteful Attempt

Sophos, a world leader in corporate anti-virus protection, has received several reports from computer users concerned about the brand new Chet worm (W32/Chet-A), an email aware virus which exploits interest in the first anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attacks on the US. The Chet worm arrives in the form of an email attachment called 11September.exe. The accompanying text claims that the FBI and Al-Qaeda worked together to plan last year’s terrorist attacks in New … More

We Will Find the Way …

Article by: Dr Anton Zajac – VP, Eset SoftwareCourtesy of Virus Bulletin When Hannibal led his troops through the freezing peaks of the snow-covered Alps, he declared: ‘We will find the way … and if not we will make one!’. The fatalism and determination of Hannibal’s famous statement has inspired many and will continue to do so. However, when a frozen death is not the unspoken alternative, I believe that we must take care to … More

Identix Fingerprint Technology Adopted by Several Major Healthcare

Institution As HIPAA Deadline Approaches, More Hospitals and Clinics Move To Comply With Privacy Requirements MINNETONKA, Minn., Sept. 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Identix Incorporated (Nasdaq: IDNX), the world’s leading multi-biometric security technology company, announced today new and expanded deployments of its fingerprint biometric technology offerings at several major healthcare facilities — Children’s Hospital of Columbus, Ohio; William J. Backus Hospital of Norwich, Connecticut; and an unnamed major healthcare facility in Canada.The deployments covered physical as well … More

Check Point Software Unveils New SmartLSM

First Solution to Enable Simple VPN/Security Deployment and Management for Up to One Thousand Franchise Locations REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Sept. 10, 2002 – Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. (Nasdaq: CHKP), the worldwide leader in securing the Internet, today introduced SmartLSM (Large Scale Manager), the industry’s first solution that enables enterprises to easily scale, deploy and manage VPN’s and security for up to one thousand franchise locations. SmartLSM extends Check Point’s industry-leading SMART Management architecture, enabling … More

Research Firm Recognizes Check Point as VPN Market Leader

Leader Position Based on Ability to Execute and Completeness of Vision REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Sept. 10, 2002 – Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. (Nasdaq: CHKP), the worldwide leader in securing the Internet, today announced it has been recognized as a market leader by research and advisory firm, Gartner, Inc. In the report titled “Enterprise VPN Products Magic Quadrant Update, 2nd Half, 2002.” Check Point was placed in the upper right quadrant – which signifies a … More

Check Point Software And Internet Security Systems Secure Networld+Interop and COMDEX Event Network

Check Point and ISS Provide Integrated Security Framework with Best-of-Breed Technology for Largest Short-Term Network REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Sept. 10, 2002 – Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. (Nasdaq: CHKP), the worldwide leader in securing the Internet, and Internet Security Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: ISSX), a leading global provider of information protection solutions, today announced that together they are securing the world’s largest short-term network, the InteropNet Event Network (eNet), at Networld+Interop in Atlanta, Georgia for the … More

The Weakest Link in Disaster Recovery

Much of the focus of disaster recovery planning is on creating redundant data sites and backup tapes. Very often, a crucial component is overlooked: that of keeping current documentation for all IT configuration settings. Having such documentation and the original software discs can restore a network 40 percent faster than running backup tapes. Access to the latest detailed configuration settings means faster disaster recovery. This paper demonstrates where having detailed configuration documentation fits in the … More

Ositis Ships SiteStripper

SiteStripper Increases Productivity, Manages Resources and Enforces Policies to Prevent Employees from Accessing Prohibited Websites Pleasanton, CA — September 6, 2002 Ositis Software, Inc., a leading developer of security and Internet access technologies, announces today it is shipping SiteStripper, a high throughput gateway site filter appliance. SiteStripper removes offensive web sites from the data stream at the network gateway and is a transparent appliance for the management of users’ World Wide Web access. This easy-to-use … More

Trend Micro to Join Nikkei Stock Average

Tokyo, Japan – September 9, 2002 – Trend Micro Inc. (TSE: 4704, Nasdaq:TMIC), a leading provider of antivirus and Internet content security software and services for business enterprises, announced today that it has been chosen as a component of the Nikkei Stock Average, effective at the beginning of trading on September 19, 2002. The 225-share Nikkei Stock Average is Japan’s most widely followed stock market index, composed of leading companies listed on the first section … More

SSH Communications Security Achieves Opsec Certification From Check Point Software

SSH Certifier Integrates with Industry’s Most Recognized Security Framework HELSINKI, FINLAND and PALO ALTO, Calif. – Date 10, 2002 – SSH Communications Security (HEX: SSH1V) today announced that it has achieved OPSEC(TM) (Open Platform for Security) certification for the SSH Certifier(TM) PKI (Public Key Infrastructure) product, from Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ: CHKP), the worldwide leader in securing the Internet. Through OPSEC certification, SSH Certifier seamlessly integrates with Check Point’s VPN-1®/FireWall-1® Next Generation software, … More