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Farm9 Alerts of Massive Internet Worm Attack

Tuesday, September 18, 2001 8:03 AM Oakland, California USA — farm9’s Security Operations Center is tracking a new Internet worm named W32/Nimda-A (known aliases are Nimda, CV-5, Minda, Concept Virus and Code Rainbow). At 0800 PST we detected a simultaneous attack on our customers in the United States and India. Multiple sites reporting similar attacks were corroborated on CERT and other security sites. By 1018 PST farm9 detected massive worm penetration attempts. Each infected site … More

McAfee.com Launches Security Solution for IIS Web Servers

Product Designed to Protect IIS Servers Against the W32.Nimda worm, Code Red Worm and Similar Internet Threats SUNNYVALE, Calif., Sept. 18 /PRNewswire/ — McAfee.com (Nasdaq: MCAF), a leading provider of Web security services, today announced the launch of SecureIIS, a Web security service designed to proactively protect Microsoft IIS (Internet Information Services) Web servers from destructive viruses, trojans, worms and hacker attacks. SecureIIS gives administrators a strong, regularly updated Web security solution that systematically analyzes … More

GFI Alert: Beware Of The New Nimda Virus

Mail essentials can block this new virus at server level London, UK, 18 September 2001 – GFI, leading developer of email content checking & anti-virus software, warns of the new Nimda mass-mailing worm. GFI Security Labs have discovered that this virus, which replicates fast, has the alarming ability to run without user intervention. It can be blocked at server level by Mail essentials for Exchange/SMTP, GFI’s email content checking and anti-virus solution. The Nimda worm … More

Evidian and SSH partner to integrate IPSec VPN (Virtual Private Networking) technology within Evidian’s NetWall firewall product

HELSINKI, Finland; September 18, 2001 – SSH Communications Security (HEX:SSH1V), a leading developer of Internet security technologies, and Evidian, a global supplier of secure e-business and telecommunications management software today announced a technology partnership in the area of VPN security. Under this agreement, Evidian will integrate SSH’s IPSec (Internet Protocol Security) technology into Evidian’s AccessMaster NetWallTM firewall product. In addition, Evidian will apply its leading internet security management technology to this new product. As a … More

SafeNet and RSA Security Form Strategic Partnership to Deliver Wireless VPN Security

BALTIMORE BEDFORD, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sept. 18, 2001– Companies Combine Technology for Solid Wireless Security Communications Internet security leaders SafeNet, Inc. (Nasdaq: SFNT) and RSA Security Inc. (Nasdaq: RSAS) today announced that the companies have signed a strategic partnership agreement to create wireless VPN clients for the mobile marketplace based on RSA Security technology. The companies will contribute components of their field-proven technologies to provide end-to-end security for a variety of wireless Internet devices including personal digital … More

Ingrian Networks and Netegrity Partner to Deliver the First Secure Content Networking Platform With Complete Authentication and Access Control

REDWOOD CITY, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sept. 18, 2001– Ingrian Networks Fully Integrates Netegrity’s SiteMinder(R) Agent on Secure Content Networking Platform Ingrian Networks, the leader in secure content networking, today announced a strategic partnership with Netegrity (Nasdaq:NETE), the leading provider of software solutions for securely managing e-business. Under the terms of the agreement, Netegrity’s SiteMinder(R) web authentication and access control agent will be tightly integrated into Ingrian Network’s Secure Content Networking platforms, delivering top solutions for access management … More

RedSiren Alert: Companies Should Reassess Network Security Policies, Following FBI’s Terrorist Threat Advisory

PITTSBURGH, Sept. 13 /PRNewswire/ — RedSiren Technologies(TM), a provider of outsourced network security services, today urged its clients to review their methods of protecting their corporate network infrastructure from unauthorized access. The company noted that the FBI’s Counterterrorism Division has issued a Terrorist Threat Advisory, effective for the next 30 days, saying infrastructure owners “should be at a heightened state of alert, and should implement appropriate security measures — both physical and cyber.” A list … More

IDC Declares Trend Micro Worldwide Leader in Server-Based Antivirus Solutions

CUPERTINO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sept. 13, 2001– With Worldwide Market Shares of 63% in Internet Gateway and 31% for the Groupware Market, Trend Micro Positioned as Foremost Provider of Server-Based Antivirus Solutions for the Enterprise According to a recently published report from International Data Corporation (IDC), Trend Micro Inc. (Nasdaq:TMIC)(TSE:4704) dominates the antivirus market as the worldwide leader in server-based antivirus software sales, including Internet gateway (Web server) and Groupware virus protection. The study by IDC titled, … More

Real Network Security Risks Remain Underestimated, Despite Attention to Hackers, Viruses, Web Site Attacks

STERLING, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sept. 10, 2001– Depth of Today’s Challenges Explored in “Enterprise Security” White Paper from Cryptek Secure Communications WHAT: “An Inside Out Look at Enterprise Security” – a white paper by Cryptek Secure Communications is now available. Despite attention to hackers, viruses and sensational Web site attacks, the most serious security threats still go unaddressed. Learn about enterprise security oversights and the next generation solutions for protecting trade secrets, patents, business plans, databases and … More

OKENA Announces StormWatch 2.0 Intrusion Prevention Software

StormWatch 2.0 Further Strengthens Ability to Protect Applications Against a Wide Range of Existing and Future Attacks ATLANTA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sept. 10, 2001–Networld+Interop Booth 4832–OKENA(TM), Inc., the leading developer of proactive security software, today announced the general availability of StormWatch(TM) 2.0 on Windows 2000 and NT. This new release of OKENA’s flagship product provides out-of-the-box, enterprise-level protection against intrusions with increased scalability and easier installation, management and usability. StormWatch 2.0 brings uncompromising intrusion prevention security to the … More

Zone Labs ZoneAlarm and ZoneAlarm Pro Stop Magistr.B

SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sept. 7, 2001–Recent reports indicate that a new strain of the Magistr virus (Magistr.B) can disable ZoneAlarm and ZoneAlarm Pro. According to our tests, these reports are false. ZoneAlarm 2.6 and ZoneAlarm Pro 2.6 continue to protect PCs, even if Magistr.B is present and will deny the virus access to the Internet. Both ZoneAlarm and ZoneAlarm Pro prevent the virus from being spread to other PCs. While under some circumstances the Magistr.B virus … More

TechTracker Desktop 2.0 — Reduce the Risk of Conflicts, Crashes and Security Holes From Outdated Software

ATLANTA & PORTLAND, Ore.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sept. 10, 2001– New Update Utility Simplifies Software Management and Extends Life of Current Software NetWorld+Interop–TechTracker, Inc., a provider of computer stability solutions, today announced the availability of TechTracker Desktop 2.0(TM). TechTracker Desktop is a software utility designed to simplify the time-consuming task of software version management and extend the life of software through proactive alerts of available updates, patches and upgrades for the software on a user’s computer. “An up-to-date … More