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‘JDBGMGR’ causing net confusion – Sophos says don’t be duped by hoax

Sophos, a world leader in corporate anti-virus protection, today warned computer users to be sceptical following the latest hoax message about a ‘virus’ sweeping the internet. Sophos has already received enquiries from thousands of concerned computer users. The fake warning tells users to search their hard drives for a file called JDBGMGR.EXE. The message also advises users to delete the file because it is infected by a virus which may trigger after 14 days. But … More

Alcatel Announces OmniAccess 512 with VPN for Branch Office Security

Alcatel CrystalSec enterprise security framework extends to the branch Alcatel (Paris: CGEP.PA and NYSE: ALA) today announced the addition of VPN (Virtual Private Network) capabilities to its OmniAccess 512 branch office solution. The announcement is part of Alcatel’s CrystalSec enterprise security initiative that provides the security framework for all Omni voice and data products. This new VPN capability ensures that sensitive enterprise information is not compromised when voice and data communications are extended to the … More

ABI- Software Development Releases SecurePro

TORONTO ON, (May 14, 2002) ABI- Software Development announce the release of their newest file encryption product SecurePro; a file encryption software designed to for automated file encryption. SecurePro is a unique product since it combines powerful encryption library with a file automation queue. This allows users to automate their file encryption needs by specifying the time and date for the encryption to begin on any file or directory. The file automation queue can repeat … More

VERTEX, Inc. Joins Sybari Software Enterprise Certified Partner Program

Wethersfield, CT, May 14, 2002 – VERTEX, Inc., a next-generation managed software developer and IT outsourcing services provider, today announced that the company has joined the newly launched Enterprise Certified Partner (ECP) program established by Sybari Software, Inc. Sybari is the premier developer of Antigen, a comprehensive antivirus, content-filtering, and e-mail security solution designed specifically for Microsoft Exchange and Lotus Domino environments. As a Sybari ECP partner, VERTEX customers will now have access to Sybari’s … More

Tips on basic Linux server security

If you just put your Apache web server online, and are thinking into making the first step in your system security, this brief article will help you do that. By having your own server, you must understand the responsibility behind it. While the web server itself (Apache in this example) is not a big security problem (at least not the software package itself), there are a few things you should take care on your system. … More

Snapgear Collaborates With Hitachi Semiconductor To Deliver Next-Generation Gateway Appliances For Broadband Communications

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – May 14, 2002 – SnapGear, a leading supplier of Internet security solutions, announced that the company is collaborating with Hitachi Semiconductor (America) Inc. to develop gateway appliances that will enable network security and services for anyone connecting to the Internet, from home users to Fortune 500 companies. The appliances will solve a major security problem currently found in most existing wireless products – the ability for third parties to eavesdrop … More

Kaspersky Labs Becomes First Anti-Virus Software Developer to Partner with

(May 14, 2002 – Cambridge, United Kingdom) — Kaspersky Labs, an international data-security software developer, and INT Media Group, one of the largest international Internet holdings and owner of the well-known Network of Web resources, today announced an agreement to jointly promote and sell Kaspersky Labs’ products. Without adequate computer virus defense, in several years time, the Internet may turn into more a means for spreading dangerous rather than useful information. With this danger … More

Top Rating Given Once Again to Kaspersky Anti-Virus

The respected Croatian journal VIDI, (, in edition #74, published a survey covering the most popular anti-virus programs. Once again Kaspersky Anti-Virus earned a top rating and confirmed its ability to detect the greatest number of viruses and won praise for the ease of use of its interface. The VIDI editorial staff noted Kaspersky’s logical and well-structured user interface, “all functioning modules are located in one system – the Central Center, from which one may … More

Computer Associates’ eTRUST Anitvirus Is First To Achieve ICSA Labs Certification For Solaris And Linux

Stringent Testing Ensures Protection Of Critical Data And Services Against Malicious Code HERNDON, Va. and ISLANDIA, NY, May 13, 2002–TruSecure(R) Corporation, a leading security services provider, today announced that its independent ICSA(R) Labs division has completed the industry’s first certification tests for anti-virus products designed for the Solaris and Linux operating systems. Computer Associates’ eTrust Antivirus is the first product to receive this certification. The ICSA Labs Anti-Virus Certification program is an independent and comprehensive … More

Virus Detection and Prevention Tips from McAfee

Do not open any files attached to an email from an unknown, suspicious or untrustworthy source. Do not open any files attached to an email unless you know what it is, even if it appears to come from a dear friend or someone you know. Some viruses can replicate themselves and spread through email. Better be safe than sorry and confirm that they really sent it. Do not open any files attached to an email … More

Sophos Protects Ann Summers Against Virus Threat

Sophos, a world leader in corporate anti-virus protection, announced today that Ann Summers, the UK’s unique passion and fashion retailer, has selected its award-winning software to protect Ann Summers’ corporate network against malicious code. The deal covers all Ann Summers’ sites in the UK and will protect computer users against the hundreds of new viruses emerging each month as well as over 73,000 viruses, Trojan horses and worms already in existence. In addition to providing … More

Astaro Security Linux 3.0 announced

At the Networld + Interop Conference, Astaro Corporation announced version 3 of its combined Astaro Security Linux firewall / VPN / anti-virus / content filtering security software. This complete software appliance also bundles a hardened Linux kernel. As a firewall, Astaro Security Linux protects your network; the proxies filter your network traffic, and by using the VPN functionality, your LAN can safely be extended to subsidiaries, customers and home-offices. The Firewall’s stateful packet inspection guards … More