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Information Warfare: When Intrusion Detection Isn’t Enough

September 11, 2001-¦ that date will be engraved upon the memories of most Americans for many years to come. That is the date when Terrorists brought their battle to the U.S. soil. One week later, the Internet came under attack by the Nimda worm. Many claimed this was an act of Information Warfare. This was not the first “attack” on the Internet, and it certainly won’t be the last, but was this an act of … More

Central Command Discovers W32.Winux

The First Virus That Can Infect Both Windows And Linux Systems MEDINA, Ohio–(BUSINESS WIRE)–March 27, 2001–Central Command, a leading provider of PC anti-virus software and computer security services, and its partners today announced the discovery of W32.Winux, the world’s first cross platform virus capable of infecting computers using both the Microsoft Windows and Linux operating systems. “Today with the discovery of W32.Winux, we have received the world’s first known virus capable of spreading on both … More

TruSecure Media Alert – Computer Worms: Flashback to the Early 90s?

RESTON, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–March 27, 2001–With more than two thousand new computer viruses rearing their ugly heads each month, it’s the worms among them that keep “hacker trackers” up at night. Unlike simple viruses, which spread from file to file in one computer, worms live short but spectacular lives, inflicting major damage quickly because they use the network to spread from computer to computer. Now that network operating systems have been available for some time, there … More

Sygate Technologies Announces Sygate Personal Firewall 4.0

FREMONT, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–March 27, 2001– ZDNET and CNET to Host Free Exclusive Downloads for Personal Use Sygate(R) Technologies, a leading provider of Internet security software solutions, today announced the release of Sygate(R) Personal Firewall(TM) 4.0, the first personal firewall software that combines firewall and intrusion defense technologies to deliver comprehensive security and ease of use for home and small businesses. Raising the Bar on PC Security As a firewall, Sygate Personal Firewall 4.0 controls access … More

Rainbow and iVEA Provide Internet Security Products in New Microsoft Technology Center

CryptoSwift eCommerce Accelerator and iKey Security Token Provide Real-Time Security Solutions for eCommerce and Network MOUNTAIN VIEW and IRVINE, Calif. – March 26, 2001 – Rainbow Technologies, Inc., (Nasdaq: RNBO), a leading provider of high-performance security solutions for the Internet and eCommerce, and iVEA Technologies, a Rainbow Technologies company, today announced that Microsoft Corp. will feature Rainbow’s iKey workstation security solution and iVEA’s CryptoSwift eCommerce accelerator as critical components for the new Microsoft Technology Center … More

Cisco Systems and Microsoft Collaborate to Deliver Enterprise-Class Wireless Networking Security

SAN JOSE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–March 26, 2001– Cisco and Microsoft Further the Vision of Enterprise Network Mobility Through New Extensible Security Framework for Wireless Networks Cisco Systems, Inc. announces the first implementation of the 802.1x draft security standard shipping on its Cisco Aironet 350 Series of Wi-Fi(TM) (IEEE 802.11b) compliant wireless local area networking (WLAN) products. Cisco collaborated with Microsoft to develop, deliver and deploy the first enterprise authentication and security architecture based on the in … More

Tempest Software Ships SiteShield

New Product Facilitates Secure Exchange of Information Over the Web NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–March 26, 2001–Tempest Software, Inc. a premier provider of technology and products that facilitate secure, standards-based information exchange over the Internet, today announced it is shipping Version 2 of SiteShield(TM), the new “plug and play” software solution to secure websites. Based on Tempest’s solid, proven technology, SiteShield protects all applications, data and information assets on a web server by keeping it securely behind … More

Network Associates AVERT and COVERT Labs Advise of Invalid VeriSign Digital Certificates

Certificates Can Digitally Sign Viruses and Malicious Code Under Microsoft Corporation Name BEAVERTON, Ore., March 25 /PRNewswire/ — McAfee AVERT (Anti-Virus Emergency Response Team) in conjunction with COVERT Labs (Computer Vulnerability Emergency Response Team) at PGP Security, divisions of Network Associates, Inc. (Nasdaq: NETA), today advised computer users of recently discovered invalid digital certificates issued by VeriSign to an unidentified person posing as a Microsoft employee. The digital certificates, which normally are used to verify … More

GlobalSign Partners With E-Telbank

GlobalSign, a leading Trust Services Provider for Internet-based transactions, is signing today a partnership with E-Telbank, a new company owned for 100% by BPT Telbank, number one data network operator in Poland, providing telecommunication services for the Polish banking and financial sector. This new partnership enables E-Telbank to issue different types of certificates to all Telbank customers setting through GlobalSign MyVirtualCA(tm) solution. My VirtualCA(tm) is a customised Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) solution that delivers Certification … More

Stonesoft Announces StoneGate High Availability Firewall and VPN Solution for Large-Scale Enterprises, ISPs and Carriers

StoneGate, With Multi-Link Technology, is the First Firewall to Enable End-to-End High Availability and Security From the Corporate Intranet to One or More ISP Connections HELSINKI, Finland and ATLANTA, March 19 /PRNewswire/ — Stonesoft Corporation (HEX: SFT1V), a leading provider of enterprise-level security and high availability software solutions, today announced StoneGate(TM), its fully scalable Firewall and VPN solution for large-scale enterprises, service providers and carriers. The StoneGate Firewall and VPN provides maximum network and VPN … More

Baltimore Technologies Launches SureWare Runner Enhanced E-security Hardware for Web Servers

HANOVER, Germany–(BUSINESS WIRE)–March 23, 2001– Baltimore SureWare Runner Provides Accelerated SSL Connections for Secure E-commerce on All Web Servers CeBIT 2001–Baltimore Technologies (NASDAQ:BALT) (LSE:BLM), a global leader in e-security, today announced availability of Baltimore SureWare Runner, the latest product in its next generation hardware security range. SureWare Runner provides enhanced security and performance for Web Servers utilising the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol, accelerating the speed of connection and accessibility for customers using online services. … More

WatchGuard Firebox Leads as the No. 1 Mid-Range VPN Hardware Solution

Infonetics Report Declares WatchGuard the Mid-range VPN Hardware Leader SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–March 20, 2001–WatchGuard Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:WGRD), a leader in Internet security solutions, today announced that Infonetics Research (San Jose, Calif.) has named WatchGuard the revenue market share leader in mid-range VPN hardware. According to the February 2001 Infonetics report, “VPN Hardware and Software,” WatchGuard owned 20% of the market in 2000, earning the top spot as the No. 1 revenue-generating mid-range VPN hardware. WatchGuard prevailed … More