Search results for: software

Top Layer Networks Secures $28 Million

Funding Enables Aggressive Market Expansion and Spurs Innovative Product Development Westboro, MA – August 20, 2002 – Top Layer Networks, Inc., the leading provider of globally proven network security solutions, today announced that it has received venture capital investment of $28 million. The funding will be used for product development, channel development, and sales and marketing activities. Led by 3i US (www.3i.com), the Top Layer funding round attracted new investors Investcorp (www.investcorp.com), Wasserstein Ventures (http://www.wasserco.com/ventures/ventures.html) … More

SonicWALL Continues Market Share Leadership

Infonetics Study Ranks SonicWALL Worldwide Unit Shipment Leader of VPN And Firewall Appliances Between $490 and $1,499 SUNNYVALE, Calif., Sept. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — SonicWALL, Inc., (Nasdaq: SNWL), the leading provider of integrated Internet security solutions, today announced that it was declared the market share leader for worldwide VPN and firewall appliances between $490 and $1,499. SonicWALL has held a leadership position in part of the market for nine consecutive quarters. According to the Infonetics Research … More

AMP Turns up Network Protection with Sophos Anti-Virus

Sophos, a world leader in corporate anti-virus protection, announced today that the AMP Group has purchased a 10,000 user licence to protect its corporate network against over 75,000 existing viruses, worms and Trojan horses as well as the hundreds of new viruses appearing each month. AMP, the leading international financial services company, has deployed Sophos’s award-winning software in the UK and at other European sites. AMP’s network solutions are coordinated and managed by Computer Sciences … More

Email Spam is Rapidly Becoming the ‘Tool of Choice’ For Internet Fraud and Identity Theft

McAfee.com Provides 30-day Free Trial to SpamKiller Plus Web Resources & Tips To Help Protect Consumers From Spam-based Attacks SUNNYVALE, Calif., Sept. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — McAfee.com (Nasdaq: MCAF), a leading provider of Web security services, today is informing computer users that Internet criminals are increasingly using unsolicited commercial email, known as “spam,” to commit Internet fraud and identity theft. According to law enforcement officials, Federal agencies and the security experts at McAfee.com, email spam has … More

McAfee.com SpamKiller Now Supports MSN Hotmail

Company’s Anti-Spam Utility Also Features Enhanced Address Book Support, Silent Filter Updates and a Redesigned User Interface SUNNYVALE, Calif., Sept. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — McAfee.com (Nasdaq: MCAF), a leading provider of Web security services, today announced the availability of McAfee.com SpamKiller for MSN Hotmail. Now over 110 million MSN Hotmail users will have access to a powerful desktop-level solution that will monitor, filter and quarantine unsolicited email messages (“spam”) from their inboxes. In addition, the company … More

Panda AV Compatible with Citrix Metaframe 1.8

Panda Software has announced the compatibility of its antivirus for NT and 2000 file servers with the Citrix Metaframe 1.8 application server. The compatibility tests, which evaluated antivirus deployment to workstations, basic operability and virus detection, confirm the seamless integration of Panda Software’s antivirus with the Citrix Metaframe platform. The combination of these two products offers unrivalled protection for NT and 2000 servers against all types of virus and malicious code. Read more from Panda … More

Improving Enterprise Security with Ecora’s Configuration Auditor

Enterprise security is traditionally managed with a plethora of tools. Common among them are firewalls, intrusion detection systems, vulnerability scanning, and penetration testing. Regardless of perimeter protection and the frequency of external scans, systems are continually compromised. What part of the security solution is being overlooked? Time and time again it has been shown that an oversight in operating system or application configuration is a contributing factor in the great majority of exploits. Ecora’s Configuration … More

BindView Unveils Multi Platform Password Self Service Solution

Web-based Password Reset Product Helps Organizations Reduce Administration Costs by Empowering End Users HOUSTON – Sept. 3, 2002 – BindView Corporation (NASDAQ: BVEW), a leading provider of IT security management solutions, today unveiled its new Password Self Service solution, a Web-based application that allows individual users to reset their own user passwords and unlock their accounts, helping organizations save valuable time for both its system administrators and users. Continuing its commitment to providing users with … More

Symantec’s New Norton Systemworks 2003 Delivers Web Optimization Tools and Enhanced Virus Protection

CUPERTINO, Calif. — Sept. 3, 2002 – Symantec Corp. (Nasdaq: SYMC), the world leader in Internet security, today announced Norton SystemWorks 2003, the new best-of-breed problem-solving suite that offers a comprehensive, integrated solution to help keep PCs running at optimal performance levels. Available for purchase in late-September, Norton SystemWorks 2003 now features new Web optimization tools and improved antivirus protection. The award-winning suite’s new Web Tools feature helps users get the most out of their … More

SSH AND Bluesocket Drive the Adoption of Wireless Security Solutions

Security Leaders Ink Agreement to Provide IPSec and Wireless LAN Security Solutions PALO ALTO, Calif. and BURLINGTON, Mass. – Sept. 3, 2002 – SSH Communications Security (HEX:SSH1V), a world-leading developer of Internet security solutions, and Bluesocket, Inc., the fast-growing developer of Wireless Local Area Network (WLAN) solutions, today announced a technology agreement to secure and manage wireless access to corporate and campus networks and the Internet using the SSH Sentinel?” IPSec client software and the … More

Baltimore Technologies to OEM Identrus Technology from Kyberpass

OTTAWA, September 3, 2002 – Kyberpass® Corporation, a leading provider of e-security software for trusted e-business, and Baltimore Technologies (London:BLM), a global leader in e-security, today announced an agreement that will see Baltimore OEM Kyberpass’ digital signature messaging system (DSMS), for its Identrus Express offering. Identrus enables businesses to actively manage e-commerce risks through trusted relationships with financial institutions. As an Express Partner of Identrus, Baltimore offers global financial institutions security solutions from best-of-breed technologies … More

VIA NET.WORKS UK Launches Managed E-Mail Anti-Virus Service

Virus Protection at the Internet Level is Vital for Business Continuity 3 September, 2002, Reading, UK – VIA NET.WORKS UK (VIA), a single-source provider of managed Internet services for business, is launching a new managed Internet security service enabling small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to be protected from computer viruses spread by e-mail. With 85% of current viruses propagating by e-mail (1), VIA is helping to tackle the virus problem by providing virus protection at … More