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WatchGuard Announces Mobile User VPN and Customized Firewall Rule Capabilities for the Firebox SOHO

Tighter integration between Firebox III and Firebox SOHO products to benefit system administrators SEATTLE–Oct. 25, 2001–WatchGuard Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:WGRD), a leader in Internet security solutions, today introduced the Firebox SOHO 5.0 and Firebox SOHO/tc 5.0, a comprehensive firewall and virtual private networking (VPN) solution with new mobile user VPN capabilities and increased customization functionality. The new version 5.0 software offers a significant update to the operations and capabilities of the Firebox SOHO firewall, bringing firewall … More

Sophos Warns Early Adopters of Windows XP

Sophos, a world leader in corporate anti-virus protection, is urging computer users not to treat Windows XP as a way of leaving the current virus threat behind. “The fact that there are no XP-specific viruses in the wild seems to be leading people to the incorrect assumption that XP will render them immune to virus attack, at least for a while,” warns Graham Cluley, senior technology consultant at Sophos Anti-Virus. “Viruses don’t just target specific … More and eEye Digital Security Announce Partnership to Distribute eEye’s SecureIIs

Product Designed to Protect IIS Servers Against Internet Worms, Hacker Attacks And Cyberterrorism SUNNYVALE, Calif., and ALISO VIEJO, Calif., Oct. 22 /PRNewswire/ — eEye Digital Security, a leading provider of network security software products ( and (Nasdaq: MCAF), a leading provider of Web security services, announced today an agreement between the two companies to co-brand SecureIIS(TM), an application firewall designed by eEye to protect Microsoft’s IIS Web server application, and offer it through the … More

Spreading Malicious Code This Holiday Season

RISE IN HOLIDAY E-MAIL GREETINGS EXPECTED DUE TO MAIL SCARES; BUT WILL THEY DELIVER MORE THAN HOLIDAY CHEER? UNSUSPECTING INTERNET USERS COULD BE SPREADING E-MAIL VIRUSES, WORMS, AND MALICIOUS CODE WITH THEIR SEASONS GREETINGS E. Northport, NY (October 23, 2001)*Use of e-mail over the next several months is expected to increase substantially as the escalating anthrax investigation transforms traditional mail into an apprehensive form of communication. Coupled with the vast number of Internet users expected … More

Macintosh OS X Version of SentinelLM 7.1.1 Released

Rainbow’s SentinelLM 7.1.1 Electronic License Management and Distribution is Optimized for Macintosh OS X Support IRVINE, Calif., October 22, 2001 – The eSecurity group of Rainbow Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: RNBO), a leading provider of high-performance security solutions for the Internet, eCommerce and software protection, now provides support for the new Macintosh OS X operating system with SentinelLM 7.1.1, a leading solution for secure electronic management, licensing, and distribution. The new Mac OS X version of … More

Alliance & Leicester Chose Sophos Anti-Virus

Sophos, a world leader in corporate anti-virus protection, today announced that Alliance & Leicester, one of the UK’s major financial services groups, has chosen to renew its contract with Sophos Anti-Virus to protect its servers and workstations from over 68,000 computer viruses, Trojans and worms. The Alliance & Leicester has been using Sophos Anti-Virus (SAV) since 1995, and the software is deployed throughout the organisation. Sophos Anti-Virus currently defends 7,000 computer users within the Alliance … More

Kaspersky Labs and Questar sign partnership agreements

Kaspersky Labs, an international data-security software developer, has signed retail and distribution agreements with Questar, an Italian software republishing company, which will enable Questar ( to sell Kaspersky Labs anti-virus software in the Italian market. In accordance with the agreement Questar presents Kaspersky Labs current product line, which includes solutions for personal and business use. “In April 2001 Kaspersky Labs switched its product line (former AVP Gold and Platinum) to a new one, which is … More

Ericom Enhances UNIX Security for EAI Solution with SSH2 Support

HACKENSACK, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Oct. 19, 2001–Ericom(R) Software, Inc., a leading provider of enterprise connectivity and e-Business solutions, announced today that PowerTerm(R) Host Publisher now supports SSH2, the latest version of the SSH(R) Secure Shell(TM) protocol — offering the most advanced security for UNIX systems. PowerTerm Host Publisher enables organizations to Web and wireless enable UNIX and other legacy systems, providing secure access to existing data and systems via the Internet, intranets and extranets. By simulating user … More

Next generation gateway anti-virus solution supports Domino R5

Sophos, a world leader in corporate anti-virus protection, today announced the availability of Sophos MailMonitor for Notes/Domino, a gateway anti-virus solution for users of Lotus Notes/Domino R4.5, R4.6x and R5. MailMonitor can protect enterprises against over 68,000 computer viruses, worms and trojan horses. MailMonitor for Notes/Domino provides large and mid-sized enterprises with a high-performance and reliable security solution designed to protect both Notes databases and email from Internet and email-aware worms, trojan horses and viruses. … More

Hush Communications Backs Federal Trade Commission’s (FTC) Proposed Rules on Financial Records

Dublin, Ireland 15 October, 2001 – Hush Communications ( a leading provider of managed security solutions and key serving encryption technologies today said it was encouraged by and supports the Federal Trade Commission’s (FTC) proposed rules for protecting the customer-related information of financial institutions. Hush maintain that information security is fundamental to privacy and is in agreement with other groups, such as the Information Technology Association of America (ITAA), who have asked that the proposed … More

Anthrax Outbreak on the Internet?

Kaspersky Labs, an international data-security software developer, reports that two new Internet worms have been detected, trying to spread under the guise of important information about the anthrax virus. Detailed analysis of the worms’ code has revealed that fatal bugs keep both worms from effectively propagating. However, it is highly possible that similar worms, with a more capable malicious program posing as the aforementioned subject, could appear in the future. Due to this fact, Kaspersky … More

SmartLine, Inc Releases DeviceLock 5.0

Protect your corporate network by locking user access to removable devices. SmartLine, Inc. has released new version of DeviceLock 5.0, a powerful tool that will let you restrict access to local devices running Windows NT/2000/XP. Preventing the introduction of inappropriate software and data is important when trying to protect and administer a company’s computer network. Almost 80% of security breaches come from the inside and hence it is imperative to control who has access to … More