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Internet Security Systems Completes Acquisition of Network ICE

ATLANTA, June 6 /PRNewswire/ — Internet Security Systems (ISS) (Nasdaq: ISSX) today announced it has completed the acquisition of privately held Network ICE Corporation. On April 30, ISS announced a definitive agreement to acquire Network ICE Corporation, a leading developer of desktop intrusion protection technology and highly scalable security management system. The acquisition broadens ISS’ overall market opportunity and enhances the company’s strategy of offering information protection solutions that actively prevent and detect security risks … More

Major Web Retailer Chooses CyberwallPLUS Host Intrusion Prevention

WALTHAM, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–June 7, 2001–Network-1 Security Solutions, Inc. (Nasdaq: NSSI), a technology leader in active intrusion prevention solutions for e-Business networks, announced today that its advanced host intrusion prevention solution for multi-layered network security, CyberwallPLUS-SV, was chosen by a major Web retailer to secure its Web servers. The retailer, which expects revenues well in excess of $300 million in 2001, is replacing a competitive host-based intrusion prevention solution that does not offer the same robust … More

Miss World’s Photos Hide a Dangerous Internet-Worm

Cambridge, United Kingdom, June 6, 2001 – Kaspersky Labs, an international data-security software-development company, warns about the discovery of a new extremely dangerous Internet-worm “I-Worm.MsWorld”. Up to date Kaspersky Lab has received just several reports of the worm from the wild. However, users are advised to carefully read the worm’s description that will assist them to avoid its further spreading. “MsWorld” is a Windows-application about 130Kb size written in Visual Basic programming language with embedded … More

Secure Computing and Novell Partner to Provide Strong AAA Security for Industry-Leading Directory Service

TOKYO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–June 6, 2001– Secure Computing’s SafeWord(tm) Agent for NMAS adds strong user authentication to Novell’s NDS(R) eDirectory(tm) Secure Computing Corporation (NASDAQ: SCUR) today announced a partnership with Novell, Inc. (NASDAQ: NOVL), the leading provider of Net services software, to extend strong AAA (Authentication, Authorization and Accounting) to Novell’s e-business solutions for access to network resources, data and information across the Internet. Secure Computing’s SafeWord(tm) Agent for NMAS interoperates with Novell(R) Modular Authentication Service (NMAS(tm)) … More

McAfee Ships First and Only Anti-Virus Management Tool to Offer Cross-Vendor Reporting Capabilities

ePolicy Orchestrator 2.0 Only Internet Anti-Virus Distribution and Management Product Scalable to 250,000 Desktops From a Single Server SANTA CLARA, Calif., June 4 /PRNewswire/ — McAfee, a division of Network Associates, Inc. (Nasdaq: NETA), today announced the immediate availability of ePolicy Orchestrator (ePO) 2.0, the first and only anti-virus policy management tool to offer both cross-vendor reporting and Internet-based management that scales to 250,000 desktops. The ePO 2.0 solution includes comprehensive anti-virus policy management, detailed … More

RSA Security Introduces Next-Generation Authentication Security Server

RSA ACE/Server(R) 5.0 Software Offers Customers Increased Scalability, Performance and Interoperability for User Authentication BEDFORD, Mass., June 4 /PRNewswire/ — RSA Security Inc. (Nasdaq: RSAS), the most trusted name in e-security(TM), today announced the next generation of RSA ACE/Server(R) software, a strategic user authentication security server designed for high performance and scalability while significantly reducing administrative costs. RSA ACE/Server 5.0 software, the power behind RSA SecurID(R) two-factor authentication, addresses the industry need for a robust … More

Own This Box: Month Long Hacker Standoff

For over a month Cylant has been challenging the world to “0wn” a vulnerable system protected only by CylantSecure. 10,000 failed attacks later, Cylant reminds the world again that systems are only secure if they can be protected in spite of the vulnerable software they run. All systems are vulnerable. The attackers know of vulnerabilities before the defenders. Most systems run vulnerable software, and will continue to do so for the forseeable future. Rather than … More

LANguard Launches Content Filtering & Anti-virus Solution for ISA Server

LANguard brings secure browsing & downloading to ISA Server users London, UK, 4 June 2001 – GFI has launched LANguard Content Filtering & Anti-virus for ISA Server, Microsoft Corp.’s enterprise firewall and Web cache server. LANguard provides content filtering and anti-virus checking of inbound & outbound network traffic at the server level. It scans incoming traffic for viruses, Trojans and objectionable material and permits the quarantining of downloads for administrator approval. With LANguard, you can … More

New Irish Operations Designed to Help RSA Security Better Meet the Needs Of Rapidly Growing International Business

BEDFORD, Mass. and SHANNON, Ireland, May 31 /PRNewswire/ — RSA Security Inc. (Nasdaq: RSAS), the most trusted name in e-security(TM), today announced the opening of a new operation in Shannon, Ireland. The Shannon facility will serve as a beachhead for RSA Security’s manufacturing and operations in the rapidly growing international market, targeting companies native to Europe as well as multi-national organizations with operations in the region. From the Shannon office, RSA Security will perform the … More

BellSouth Introduces New Security Service for Keeping e-Business Data Safe for Small and Mid-Sized Businesses

ATLANTA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–June 4, 2001– — Managed Firewall – Silver Extends Market Reach of BellSouth(R) Managed Security Services, Provides Affordable Internet Protection — SuperComm–BellSouth (NYSE:BLS) today announced the availability of a new service level for its Managed Firewall solution, providing more affordable Internet protection for small and medium-sized business customers. BellSouth(R) Managed Firewall – Silver is a fully managed solution that delivers the highest level of security and round-the-clock monitoring by security experts at an affordable … More

P2P Security Takes Quantum Leap With Release Of Magi Enterprise v2.0 Software

World’s First Security Authentication and Encryption Tools in Endeavors Technology’s Magi Enterprise Software Gives Peer-to-Peer Solutions the Capability to be as Secure as Software Used Across Banks and Other Financial Institutions; First Industry-Wide Showing in Booth No. 1015 at the JavaOne Conference IRVINE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–June 4, 2001–Peer-to-peer software leader Endeavors Technology Inc. of Irvine again demonstrated its technological edge today with the beta release of Magi Enterprise v2.0, the most secure cross-platform, cross-device P2P collaboration … More

MandrakeSoft Unfolds Linux Security Strategy

PASADENA, Calif. and PARIS, May 31 /PRNewswire/ — In a much awaited move, MandrakeSoft today outlines its Linux Security strategy aimed at individual, small office home office (SoHo) and small and medium enterprise (SME) users, and announces the availability of the “Single Network Firewall.” In line with its continuing commitment to open source, all MandrakeSecurity products are being developed and made available for free download via the Internet under the General Public License. It is … More