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Content posted in June 2007
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3Com to Issue TippingPoint IPO
News  |  6/29/2007  | 
3Com, TippingPoint back to their 'core strengths'
Opening Up A Can Of Spam, I Mean Worms
Commentary  |  6/28/2007  | 
When I wrote my story yesterday about a self-proclaimed anti-spam activist's feud with a company he accused of being a "spammer", I knew I was touching on a sensitive issue, but I didn't realize just how sensitive until today. Both sides took exception to the wording of passages in my story, particularly those that used the "s" word, and I'm sure that neither side will be looking to shake hands and laugh abou
Hacker Smackdown
News  |  6/28/2007  | 
Researchers at odds over whether virtualized rootkits are detectable
Not One Size Fits All
News  |  6/28/2007  | 
One man's firewall is another man's kludge
Hospital Association Selects Third Brigade
News  |  6/28/2007  | 
The New Jersey Hospital Association selected Third Brigade as the preferred provider of host intrusion detection and prevention systems
Akonix: 80% Increase in Harmful IM Activity
News  |  6/28/2007  | 
Akonix Systems announced its IM Security Center researchers tracked 36 malicious code attacks over IM networks during the month of June
SailPoint Integrates With Novell Identity Manager
News  |  6/28/2007  | 
SailPoint announced the integration between SailPoint Compliance IQ and Novell Identity Manager
Endace Speeds Up Snort
News  |  6/28/2007  | 
Endace Limited announced availability of their NinjaBox Z-series network monitoring platform
IBM Tool Polices Policy
News  |  6/28/2007  | 
New Tivoli Compliance Insight Manager catches non-compliant behavior
WorldExtend Adds VPN Diagnostic Tool
News  |  6/27/2007  | 
WorldExtend's new SecureIDA free managed VPN and secure remote access service includes self-diagnosing installation tool
Voltage Security Receives Certification
News  |  6/27/2007  | 
Voltage Security receives Common Criteria (CC) Evaluation Assurance Level (EAL) 2 certification for its SecureMail suite
Utimaco Upgrades SafeGuard
News  |  6/27/2007  | 
Utimaco launches SafeGuard Enterprise Version 5.1 with enhanced cross-platform security management capabilities
Celin Selects SafeNet Sentinel RMS
News  |  6/27/2007  | 
Celin Technology selects SafeNet Sentinel RMS to secure its Morpheus facial recognition system
Cognio Adds SNMP
News  |  6/27/2007  | 
Cognio announces the addition of SNMP to the latest release of its spectrum management software, Spectrum Expert 3.1
Vulnerability Management Grows Up
News  |  6/27/2007  | 
Tools are evolving to handle more than patch check-boxes, Burton Group says
Comodo Touts HackerGuardian
News  |  6/27/2007  | 
Comodo offers PCI and vulnerability scanning suite that provides both compliancy and security for $99
Procera Speeds Up PacketLogic
News  |  6/27/2007  | 
Procera Networks announced the release of version 11 of the company's flagship PacketLogic core software
BitDefender Expands D&H Agreement
News  |  6/27/2007  | 
BitDefender expands distribution agreement with D&H to include BitDefender's licensed products
Intoto Intros Free IPS Beta for SMBs
News  |  6/27/2007  | 
Intoto announced the availability of the IntruProT IPS beta, which can be downloaded for free at
ZEN for the Endpoint
News  |  6/27/2007  | 
Novell rolls out endpoint security management to protect machines at the office and on the road
Swiss Insurer Selects Secure Computing
News  |  6/26/2007  | 
Swiss Re has deployed the Secure Computing Webwasher solution to protect against digital threats and ensure regulatory policy compliance
ActiveCheckout Selects Comodo
News  |  6/26/2007  | 
ActiveCheckout has finalized its offering of Comodo SSL Certificates and Hacker Guardian PCI Vulnerability Scanning services
Startup Launches Multi-Factor Authentication Tool
News  |  6/26/2007  | 
2factor introduced two high-performance security solutions that overcome the inherent weaknesses and known vulnerabilities of PKI
CSRF Bug Runs Rampant
News  |  6/26/2007  | 
Vulnerabilty found in Check Point, various firewalls, UTM appliances, routers, storage systems, and other devices managed with Web interfaces
Users: Encryption No Silver Bullet
News  |  6/26/2007  | 
IT managers caution judgment in deploying encryption and other security methods
App Security Evaluated for Common Criteria
News  |  6/26/2007  | 
Application Security is under evaluation for Common Criteria certification through Science Applications International Corporation
Columbitech Joins Standards Council
News  |  6/26/2007  | 
Columbitech announced it has been accepted as a participating member of the PCI Security Standards Council
Pain in the Bot
News  |  6/26/2007  | 
There's no sure-fire way yet to de-zombify bots
Uniloc Launches softANCHOR 5.0
News  |  6/26/2007  | 
Uniloc USA announced its next-generation software copy protection solution with the launch of softANCHOR 5.0
AirMagnet Awarded Patent
News  |  6/26/2007  | 
AirMagnet allowed patent for ability to detect counterfeit access points
Modified MDAC Exploit Tops Survey
News  |  6/26/2007  | 
Exploit Prevention Labs released the results of its May 2007 Exploit Prevalence Survey
Anchiva Delivers Malware Signatures
News  |  6/26/2007  | 
Anchiva Systems's Rapid RxLabs is now delivering over 700,000 signatures to detect and prevent malware from entering enterprise networks
Sagem Morpho Sets Peformance Benchmark
News  |  6/26/2007  | 
Sagem Morpho announces a new performance benchmark: MorphoAccess 500 Series Biometric Access Control Terminal
Trend Micro: Users Are Not Secure
News  |  6/26/2007  | 
Trend Micro announced findings of a study into corporate end user perceptions of and experiences with security threats
Two Men Charged With Obscene Spam
News  |  6/26/2007  | 
Sophos has welcomed news that two men have been found guilty for their part in an international spam gang
Killing That 'Man in the Browser'
News  |  6/26/2007  | 
TriCipher to unveil transaction security tool today
Secure Telecommuting Product Debuts
News  |  6/26/2007  | 
Halestar is helping safeguard the environment by letting employees securely bring their office computer networks home
Titus Unveils Protection for Outlook
News  |  6/26/2007  | 
Titus Labs announced the introduction of Titus Labs Message Classification software version 2.7
New Web Filter Debuts
News  |  6/26/2007  | 
Corporate Guardian 6 is the latest addition to SmoothWall's family of Web content filtering products
Ping Identity Rolls Out
News  |  6/26/2007  | 
Ping Identity announced the availability of beta
New Open Source Security Gateway
News  |  6/26/2007  | 
Untangle, the pioneer in open source network gateway platforms, launched the Untangle Gateway Platform
Marshal: Pump & Dump Spam Drops
News  |  6/26/2007  | 
Marshal announced pump 'n dump spam has dropped significantly
Voltage Awarded Five New Encryption Patents
News  |  6/25/2007  | 
Voltage Security announced that the US Patent and Trademark Office has awarded it five new patents for encryption technology innovations
New Compliance Tool Upgrade for AD
News  |  6/25/2007  | 
NetPro Computing announced the general availability of ChangeAuditor 4.0 and Security Manager 4.0
Black Ops & Grandma
News  |  6/25/2007  | 
Renowned researcher Dan Kaminsky talks about his latest Black Ops research, first meeting Mudge, and his grandma the 'hacker'
Majority of Merchants Unable to Meet Deadline
News  |  6/25/2007  | 
Studies have indicated that less than half of all affected businesses will be able to meet the PCI DSS deadline on June 30, 2007
BitDefender Rolls Out SMB Security Tools
News  |  6/25/2007  | 
BitDefender unveiled three new comprehensive Microsoft Windows and UNIX-based security solutions for small and mid-sized businesses
Japan ISP Uses nCircle
News  |  6/25/2007  | 
nCircle announced that NTTPC will launch a security service based on nCircle's suite of advanced security products
OmniKey Joins TeleTrust
News  |  6/25/2007  | 
Omnikey, an Assa Abloy Identification Technologies company, joins TeleTrusT e.V
Hacking Truckers
News  |  6/25/2007  | 
Researchers discover that the contents of a truck's haul are wide open to hackers via RFID
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