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Host Discovery with nmap

As a Computer Security Engineer that regularly conducts external penetration tests, a recurring challenge seems to arise when assessing organizations with a large allocation of IP address space. What does one do when faced with multiple class B’s, a few class C’s, and a limited amount of time? Do you stick all of the address space in your favorite scanner and hit the Go button, wait till it’s done and hope the results are accurate? … More

“Keeping Secure – Managing Cyberspace Security Risk” webcast

Date:Wednesday, December 4, 2002 Time:2:00PM EST (U.S.) Speakers:Mark Cox, Senior Director of Engineering Response Team Lead; Brian Faustyn, Red Hat Network Product Manager Managing security risk is a two part process: Understanding the affects of a vulnerability and then patching systems to avoid threats. Learn about emerging industry standards for vulnerability reporting and assessment like CVE and Responsible Disclosure Process. Find out how Red Hat Network keeps enterprise systems secure through automated alerts and centralized … More

Intrusion SecureNet System Praised in Upcoming NSS Gigabit Network IDS Report

RICHARDSON, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nov. 6, 2002– NSS, Europe’s Foremost Independent Network and Security Testing Organization Gives Intrusion SecureNet System Accolades in Gigabit Network IDS Test to Be Published Later This Month Expanding on the capabilities of its industry leading intrusion detection monitoring and management platform, Intrusion Inc. (Nasdaq:INTZ), a leading provider of intrusion detection solutions for the information-driven economy, today announced the favorable review of the Intrusion SecureNet System. The NSS test covered Gigabit network intrusion … More

“Enterprise Vulnerability Assessment and Remediation” web seminar

On Tuesday November 12, 2002 eEye will host a web seminar titled “Technical Demonstration: Enterprise Vulnerability Assessment and Remediation”. This Webinar is a technical presentation of eEye’s Enterprise Vulnerability Assessment & Remediation Management solution which will be released this month. The demonstration focuses on the management features of the solution, including working with the REM Events Manager security console and using Retina Remote Manager to control remotely deployed Retina scanners. Learn how the solution is … More

Top Ten viruses detected by Panda ActiveScan in October

Bugbear’s explosive entry on the scene has knocked Klez.I off the top of the virus ranking for the first time in six months Panda Software, leading antivirus software developer, has released October’s Top Ten list of viruses most frequently detected by Panda ActiveScan, the company’s free, online virus scanner. During this period, a number of new and dangerous viruses have emerged, and one of these, Bugbear, has rapidly replaced Klez.I as the most active malicious … More

Microsoft releases IIS, Windows XP and Windows 2000 security patches

In yet another combo pack, Microsoft released three security bulletins. The bulletins which are labeled from moderate to critical, deal with Internet Information Service (IIS), Windows 2000 and Windows XP. Bulletin: MS02-062 Title: Cumulative Patch for Internet Information Service Risk: Moderate Advisory: Description:This patch is a cumulative patch that includes the functionality of all security patches released for IIS 4.0 since Windows NT 4.0 Service Pack 6a, and all security patches released to date for … More

Partner Advanced Internet Security Inc. Earns Symantec Certification

AIS is the First Symantec Enterprise Solutions Partner Offering Symantec Integrated Solutions in Southern Colorado CUPERTINO, Calif. – October 28, 2002 – Symantec Corp. (Nasdaq: SYMC), the world leader in Internet security, today announced that Advanced Internet Security (AIS) Inc., a Symantec Enterprise Solutions Partner and Colorado Springs company that specializes in providing professional Internet security services, has earned the Symantec Certified Security Engineer (SCSE) certification. By completing certification in vulnerability management and intrusion detection-two … More

SSH Signs Red Bull Technologies as Internet Security Reseller

PALO ALTO, Calif. and HELSINKI, FINLAND – Oct. 28, 2002 – SSH Communications Security (HEX:SSH1V), a world-leading developer of Internet security solutions, today announced a reseller agreement with Red Bull Technologies, a leading information security solution provider based in the Southeast. Under the terms of the agreement, Red Bull Technologies will include SSH Secure Shell and SSH Sentinel in their portfolio of Internet security solutions for large corporations and small-to-medium size businesses. “Red Bull Technologies … More

Weekly Virus Report – Opaserv Worm Variants

According to data gathered by Panda ActiveScan, this week’s virus activity has centered on variants “E”, “F” and “G” of Opaserv. This week, 16.79 percent of total virus infections detected by Panda Software’s free, online scanner have been caused by either Opaserv, Opaserv.E or Opaserv.F, as compared to 12.68 percent of infections caused by Klez.I. According to Luis Corrons, director of Panda Software’s Virus Research Laboratory, “This is very significant, as Klez.I has been the … More

Opaserv.F and Opaserv.G Worms Detected

Panda Software’s Virus Laboratory has detected the appearance of two new variants of the Opaserv worm. These new variants, Opaserv.F and Opaserv.G., are very similar to their predecessors, including Opaserv.E, about which the international software developer has published information over the last few days. Panda Software’s tech support services have had reports of various incidents caused by these worms and the company anticipates that the number of infections could increase over the next few hours. … More

ActiveState’s PerlMx Offers Integrated Anti-Spam Solution with McAfee Security Anti-Virus Protection

VANCOUVER, BC — October 21, 2002 — ActiveState Corp., a leader in enterprise anti-spam and email filtering solutions, and Network Associates (NYSE: NET), a leading provider of network security and availability solutions, today announced that ActiveState’s PerlMx customers will be protected from the threat of email-borne viruses with the integration of McAfee Security’s leading anti-virus technology into the PerlMx solution. PerlMx is ActiveState’s complete email filtering system for spam protection and corporate policy enforcement. Unsolicited … More

Panda Software Weekly Virus Report

This week, Bugbear (W32/Bugbear) has held on to its top position in the list of the most frequently detected malicious codes by Panda ActiveScan. Together with this worm, Appix.B has also been a protagonist of this week’s virus activity. In the last seven days, 15.93 percent of virus infections detected by Panda Software’s free, online scanner were caused by Bugbear; 12.87 percent of them were provoked by Trj/PSW.Bugbear , a Trojan closely related to the … More