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Content posted in July 2006
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Agribusiness Ramps Up Secure VPN
News  |  7/31/2006  | 
James Richardson International is about to upgrade its SSL VPN security for more mobile device access and expansion of its B2B operations
AEP, Lockdown Partner
News  |  7/31/2006  | 
Lockdown Networks and AEP Networks announced they have entered into a technology licensing, co-development and marketing partnership
CoveLight Detects Fraud
News  |  7/31/2006  | 
Covelight Systems announced the availability of Covelight Percept 3.0
Apache Quickly Patches Bug
News  |  7/31/2006  | 
Fix is for vulnerability found in Apache HTTP Server that lets an attacker take control of the Web server or crash it
FireEye Unveils NAC
News  |  7/31/2006  | 
FireEye announced the availability of the FireEye 4200 appliance
Covi Lands $15M
News  |  7/31/2006  | 
Covi Technologies announced that it has secured $15 million in additional funding
Marshal, Interwork Team
News  |  7/31/2006  | 
Marshal announced a distribution partnership effective July 1 with Interwork
StillSecure Releases VAM v5.5
News  |  7/31/2006  | 
StillSecure announced VAM v5.5, the newest version of StillSecure's vulnerability management platform
Authentium Intros ATM
News  |  7/31/2006  | 
Authentium announced VirtualATM, am SDK that allows banks and ISPs to create direct, secure, end-to-end connections with users
Ultimaco Enhances Cryptoserver
News  |  7/30/2006  | 
Utimaco launches next generation of CryptoServer
Patch Work, Beyond Windows
News  |  7/28/2006  | 
Those non-Microsoft desktop apps may fly under the radar, but need IT attention too
Email Threats Hit Hard
News  |  7/28/2006  | 
Companies with fewer than 1,000 employees receive almost 14 percent more spam through the MX Logic Threat Center
Keeping Tabs on Email Content
News  |  7/28/2006  | 
KLA-Tencor taps analysis tool to investigate and protect its own data and that of its semiconductor clients
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News  |  7/27/2006  | 
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Cheaper Chips Drive Sales
News  |  7/27/2006  | 
The 10-Gbit/s Ethernet (10GE) sector is on track for significant growth this year, according to a major new report from Heavy Reading
No 'For Sale' Sign ... Yet
News  |  7/27/2006  | 
MessageLabs disputes a rumor that it's on the block, but Ferris Research swears something's up
Symantec Signals More M&A
News  |  7/27/2006  | 
With strong quarterly results to work from, CEO John Thompson looks to add to company portfolio
MOBB Bug Among Mozilla Patches
News  |  7/27/2006  | 
Fix avoids 'race conditions,' where a system tries to perform multiple operations simultaneously, bypassing normal processing
SysOpen Chooses PGP
News  |  7/27/2006  | 
PGP Corporation announced that SysOpen Digia has chosen the PGP Encryption Platform as its company-wide encryption solution
Vasco Adds Customers
News  |  7/27/2006  | 
Vasco Data Security International announced that it has won 15 new U.S. banks in the second quarter of 2006
SafeNet Reports Q2
News  |  7/26/2006  | 
SafeNet, setting the standard for information security, today announced results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2006
IPS Evasion Equation
News  |  7/26/2006  | 
Homegrown tools and an old worm sneak right past three different vendors' intrusion protection systems
Trojan Uses Firefox Add-On
News  |  7/26/2006  | 
New piece of spyware does its dirty work using a real Mozilla Firefox extension
Profit Motives
News  |  7/26/2006  | 
This business of paying for software bugs has plenty of pros and cons and won't necessarily improve security
Network Security Courtesy Of A Fist Full Of Chips
Commentary  |  7/25/2006  | 
Why pay tens of thousands of dollars on a firewall or other network security device when you can get comparable protection from one at a fraction of the cost? That's the promise behind security system-on-chip technology that embeds virtual private network, firewall, and other capabilities into network appliances at the silicon level, eliminating the need for the software and integrated circu
Skybox Upgrades SRM Suite
News  |  7/25/2006  | 
Skybox Security launches the third-generation release of its Skybox View security risk management (SRM) suite
CERT Seeks Secure Coding Input
News  |  7/25/2006  | 
But can it deliver standards that are broadly applicable and accommodate countless permutations?
Practicing Safe Data
News  |  7/25/2006  | 
Worried about data protection? You should be
FSU Ups Security
News  |  7/25/2006  | 
Rapid7 announced that FSU has installed NeXpose vulnerability management software for conducting security risk audits
Power Industry Gets Security Standard
News  |  7/25/2006  | 
As the continent sweats, North America's electrical utilities will begin implementing new protective measures
Innovya Debuts Biometrics
News  |  7/25/2006  | 
Innovya R&D announced a new Traceless Biometrics Solution that clearly authenticates user's identity
Hacking the Vista Kernel
News  |  7/25/2006  | 
More fun at Black Hat: How to slip malware into the Vista Beta 2 kernel and take control of the machine
Software Assist Monitors FTP
News  |  7/25/2006  | 
Software Assist announced the addition of a real-time FTP usage monitoring agent for distributed systems platforms
ConSentry Announces Expansion
News  |  7/25/2006  | 
ConSentry Networks announced that it is expanding its presence in the Asia-Pacific region
Startup Gives Video New Look
News  |  7/24/2006  | 
SteelBox's new capabilities for video traffic management and storage could make large-scale surveillance workable in the enterprise
Fairchild Saves
News  |  7/24/2006  | 
Fairchild Semiconductor selected Novell to automate and manage its diverse, decentralized IT environment
JavaScript Malware Targets Intranets
News  |  7/24/2006  | 
Malware, cross-site scripting use browsers to break into intranets, with demo planned for next week's Black Hat conference
Reconnex, Tenable Team
News  |  7/24/2006  | 
Reconnex has entered into a partnership with Tenable Network Security
F5 Intros New FirePass
News  |  7/24/2006  | 
F5 Networks announced the availability of its FirePass 1200 platform
3G Drives Backhaul Spending
News  |  7/24/2006  | 
Profitability of 3G data services over newly-built mobile broadband networks is under threat from the cost structure
Security Solution Meets Standard
News  |  7/24/2006  | 
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AXS-One, FaceTime Team
News  |  7/24/2006  | 
AXS-One and FaceTime announced a partnership to offer companies a highly scalable solution for security, compliance and archiving
nCipher Upgrades
News  |  7/24/2006  | 
nCipher announced enhancements to its keyAuthority suite
SafeNet Used in E-Passport
News  |  7/24/2006  | 
SafeNet announced its HSM have been selected by government immigration departments in fourteen countries
Security Bugs Sent to the Sandbox
News  |  7/24/2006  | 
A researcher at the upcoming Black Hat conference will suggest a new whitelisting method that creates a 'sandbox' for uninvited traffic
Malware Hits Enterprises
News  |  7/24/2006  | 
A new messaging security field study confirms the need for Zero HourVirus Outbreak Protection, Commtouch announced today
IDS/IPS: Too Many Holes?
News  |  7/21/2006  | 
Today's IDS/IPS technology is often no match for smarter and more application-specific exploits
Time-Tested Email
News  |  7/21/2006  | 
Magazine's marketers improve email response rate with 'trusted' class of email that bypasses ISP spam filters
Skype's Fire(wall) Fight
News  |  7/21/2006  | 
Enterprises seem likely to block cheap, new WiFi phones because they compromise firewall policies
Management Deja Vu
News  |  7/21/2006  | 
Today's market for SIM tools looks remarkably like the market for enterprise management applications back in the 1980s and 1990s
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