ISS Expands Information Protection Platform with Advanced Desktop Security and Highly Scalable Management System

Conference Calls and Web Casts to be held 8:30 AM, EDT and 10:30 AM, EDT on Tuesday, May 1, 2001 ATLANTA, Ga. – April 30, 2001 – Internet Security Systems (ISS) (Nasdaq: ISSX) today announced an agreement to acquire privately-held Network ICE Corporation of San Mateo, California, a leading developer of desktop intrusion protection technology and highly scalable security management system. Additionally, the Company is providing its updated business outlook for the second quarter and … More

Dial Back isn’t always secure

Date: Thu, 28-Feb-85 Subject: Dial Back isn’t always secure From: [usenet via anonymous donor] An increasingly popular technique for protecting dial-in ports from the ravages of hackers and other more sinister system penetrators is dial back operation wherein a legitimate user initiates a call to the system he desires to connect with, types in his user ID and perhaps a password, disconnects and waits for the system to call him back at a prearranged number. … More

Hackers Penetrate DOD Computer Systems

United States General Accounting Office ___________________________________ GAO Testimony Before the Subcommittee on Government Information and Regulation, Committee on Governmental Affairs, United States Senate _________________________________ For Release COMPUTER on Delivery SECURITY Expected at 1:00 p.m. EST Wednesday, November 20, 1991 Hackers Penetrate DOD Computer Systems Statement of Jack L. Brock, Jr. Director Government Information and Financial Management Information Management and Technology Division GAO/T-IMTEC-92-5 ___________________________________ Mr. Chairman and Members of the Subcommittee: I am pleased to participate … More Announces New ChannelPlus Program

Strategic Initiative Enhances and Elevates Relationships With Partners RICHARDSON, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–April 17, 2001–, Inc. (Nasdaq:INTZ), a leading provider of enterprise security solutions for the information-driven economy, today strengthened its commitment to helping companies meet the growing demand for security solutions through the launch of its ChannelPlus program. The new program provides channel partners with a deeper level of product and customer knowledge to meet the needs of customers seeking market-leading security solutions. has enhanced … More

CyberSecurity Firm Launches Security Intelligence Product

SecureInfo Corporation delivers a web-based security intelligence service, focusing on Information Systems Security and the protection of critical corporate data. Powered by over 300 years of combined security industry experience, TESS stands alone in the groundbreaking Security Intelligence for Business Continuity (SI4BC) category of security products. To further strengthen it’s leadership position in the SI4BC category and remain true to it’s industry trademark “The One Stop Security Shop”, SecureInfo Corporation has created a suite of … More

Interview with Lance Spitzner, Security Expert

Lance is a former officer in the Army’s Rapid Deployment Force, and the author of numerous Whitepapers on computer security. In his own words: “I’m a geek who constantly plays with computers, especially network security. I love security because it is a constantly changing environment, your job is to do battle with the bad guys.” Your whitepapers have been a great success. When are you going to release something new? You mentioned getting back to … More

VIGILANTe and Networks Vigilance Announce Merger

Leaders in Security Assessment Market Join Forces to Accelerate Growth and Advance Services MELVILLE, NY — April 10, 2001 — VIGILANTe and Networks Vigilance, a subsidiary of Cyrano, have announced plans to combine their businesses, with the new company retaining the name VIGILANTe. The companies signed an agreement on March 31st and intend to merge no later than April 13th. The deal will create a global company with an array of security assessment solutions. The … More

VIGILANTe and Internet Security Systems Form Strategic Partnership

SecureScan(TM) to Utilize Internet Scanner(TM) to Protect Businesses From Cyber Crime MELVILLE, N.Y. and BRUSSELS, Belgium, April 6 /PRNewswire/ — VIGILANTe, a leading provider of automated security assessment services, and Internet Security Systems (ISS) (Nasdaq: ISSX), the world’s leading provider of security management solutions for the Internet, today announced a strategic partnership. The agreement allows VIGILANTe to integrate Internet Security Systems’market-leading network security assessment software, Internet Scanner(TM), into their award-winning security assessment service, SecureScan. SecureScan … More

Secunet Security Networks AG Establishes U.S. Presence With Opening of Seculab

Austin-based Operation is World’s Only Common Criteria Testing Lab Accredited for Both American and European IT Security Evaluations AUSTIN, Texas, April 2 /PRNewswire/ — Germany’s secunet Security Networks AG, one of Europe’s leading IT security service companies, announced today its entry into the U.S. market with the opening of Seculab, Inc., headquartered in Austin, Texas. Seculab is one of only five Common Criteria testing labs in the United States accredited by the National Security Agency … More

Securify Delivers Quality of Security for Connected Businesses

Securify SecurVantage Security Metrics Set Baseline for Verifying Network Security Health MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., April 2 /PRNewswire/ — As part of its new strategic direction, Securify, Inc., a leading provider of security technologies and services for connected businesses, today introduced Securify SecurVantage Services, a managed security offering that connected organizations can use to control the quality of security as they extend their network infrastructures and applications to e-partners. By first setting baseline security metrics for … More