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Panda Software alerts on W32/SQLSlammer

W32/SQLSlammer is a new worm which affects SQL servers MADRID, January 25, 2003 Panda Software’s Virus Laboratory has detected the appearance of a new worm called SQLSlammer. This malicious code affects SQL servers and sends a 376 bytes package to the port 1434 UDP (SQL Server Resolution Service Port).In order to send this package which includes the worm W32/SQLSlammer, it opens a netbios port. At the same time, it uses a function to create IP … More

New Code Red-Like Hacking Tool to “Slam” SQL Servers, Free Bitdefender Tool is Available

January 25, 2003 – Bucharest, RomaniaBitDefender Labs today signaled a new worm, using a known flaw in popular database software from Microsoft Corp., called “SQL Server 2000. Because this platform is used by many Internet traffic-directing devices (known as routers), in the whole world, the Internet might be slowed down in the next days – the specialists say. The worm is sending out thousands of information packets, at every moment, using a software flaw discovered … More

MS SQL Worm Roundup

Slammer (Helkern/Sapphire) is a worm that attempts to exploit vulnerabilities in Microsoft SQL 2000 servers and is causing increased traffic on UDP port 1434. This roundup contains the analysis, latest news updates, solutions, security advisories, AV vendor releases and a removal too for this worm. CERT/CC – CERT Advisory CA-2003-04 – MS-SQL Server Worm The CERT/CC has received reports of self-propagating malicious code that exploits multiple vulnerabilities in the Resolution Service of Microsoft SQL Server … More

SecureInfo Wins $8.3 Million Air Force Computer Network Defense Contract

Contract to Support the Air Force Computer Emergency Response Team SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS – January 22, 2003 – SecureInfo Corporation, a leader in providing comprehensive enterprise information security management solutions, announced today that the Commander of the 33rd Information Operations Squadron, a subordinate organization of the 67th Information Operations Group at Lackland Air Force Base, Texas, has awarded the Company an $8.3 million contract to provide cybersecurity management solutions for the Air Force Computer Emergency … More

Intrusion Inc. Announces Financial Release Date and Conference Call

RICHARDSON, Texas–Jan. 22, 2003–Intrusion Inc. (NASDAQ:INTZ), (“Intrusion”) announces fourth quarter and year-end 2002 financial results on Thursday, January 30, 2002. The press release will be published over the wire services after the market close. The release will also be available on the company’s web site at www.intrusion.com. Intrusion management will review the Company’s financial and operational progress for the fourth quarter and 2002 calendar year during a conference call later that day at 4:00 P.M., … More

Panda Software Reports the Appearance of Redlof.B

Its predecessor, Redlof.A, tops the list as the most frequently detected virus in Asia, according to the data compiled from Panda ActiveScan, the free, online antivirus solution Panda Software’s Virus Laboratory has detected the appearance of a new e-mail worm called Redlof.B. This new malicious code is a variant of Redlof.A, the virus most frequently detected in Asia by the free, online antivirus solution Panda ActiveScan. Although it has similar characteristics to its predecessor, Redlof.B … More

Interview with Eugene Kuznetsov, Founder, President and CTO of DataPower Technology Inc.

Eugene Kuznetsov is a technology visionary who has been working to address enterprise XML issues since the late 90s. Kuznetsov founded DataPower Technology, Inc. in 1999 to provide enterprises with an intelligent, XML-aware network infrastructure to support next-generation applications. Prior to starting DataPower, Kuznetsov led the Java JIT Compiler effort for Microsoft Internet Explorer for Macintosh 4.0. He was also part of the team which developed one of the first clean room Java VM’s. This … More

Interview with John Zurawski, Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Authentify

John Zurawski has more than 20 years of experience in computer software, Internet and high technology. He has held prominent positions for the analytical software firm SPSS, Inc., the scientific computing firm Numerical Algorithms Group, and the visual search technology firm ditto.com. He fills Board Advisory positions for Photofete, Inc, and Numerical Algorithms Group. Mr. Zurawski has a B.S. in Biochemistry from Loyola University and is an avid sailor. Currently Mr. Zurawski is the Vice … More

Astaro Security Linux V4 Announced at LinuxWorld Expo

Today at LinuxWorld Expo, Astaro Corporation announced Astaro Security Linux V4. Astaro Security Linux is an integrated software solution that provides great performance in an all-in-one Firewall. Its hardened operating system, stateful packet inspection, content filtering (virus & surfing protection), application proxies and IPsec based VPN provides a powerful solution to be used in small and midsize businesses as well as enterprises. Newly announced features contain VLAN and WLAN support, extended virus protection for POP3 … More

Damovo Becomes NetScreen Authorised Support Centre

International Managed Security Service Launched Using Award-Winning Security Solutions London, U.K., 22 January 2003 – Global services company Damovo today announced it has gained accreditation as one of NetScreen Technologies’ first NetScreen Authorised Support Centres (N.A.S.C.) in Europe. In tandem with this accreditation, Damovo has launched a managed security service based upon NetScreen appliances. NetScreen is a leading developer of integrated network security solutions that provide key technologies, such as virtual private network (VPN), denial … More

New Survey Finds Fortune 1000 Companies Firmly Entrenched In Microsoft Web Server Technology

Port80 Software Shows Microsoft’s Software Currently Serves 54% of Top 1000 Corporate Web Sites Versus Apache’s 18% Market Share SAN DIEGO, CA – January 21, 2003 – A new survey of Fortune 1000 corporate Web sites conducted by Port80 Software, Inc., an innovative developer of software modules for Microsoft’s Internet Information Server (IIS), reports that Microsoft IIS commands a strong 54% market share in the race for corporate Web server dominance. Microsoft’s lead among the … More

SecureInfo Wins $8.3 Million Air Force Computer Network Defense Contract

Contract to Support the Air Force Computer Emergency Response Team SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS – January 22, 2003 – SecureInfo Corporation, a leader in providing comprehensive enterprise information security management solutions, announced today that the Commander of the 33rd Information Operations Squadron, a subordinate organization of the 67th Information Operations Group at Lackland Air Force Base, Texas, has awarded the Company an $8.3 million contract to provide cybersecurity management solutions for the Air Force Computer Emergency … More