• April 05, 2007 05 Apr'07

    Check Point VPN-1 Edge Appliance

    Taking silver largely for its ease of management, Check Point's VPN-1 Edge Appliance supports a number of wireless protocols and is designed to extend wireless threat management capabilities to enterprise branch offices.  Continue Reading

  • April 05, 2007 05 Apr'07

    SonicWALL PRO: Unified threat management product review

    Readers appreciated SonicWALL PRO's ability to provide deep-packet inspection of network traffic. The all-in-one appliance took home a bronze medal for its networking, routing, firewall, secure wireless and IPsec VPN capabilities.  Continue Reading

  • April 05, 2007 05 Apr'07

    Firm takes steps to address email management security risks

    Frank Chambers, director of security management at Constellation Energy explains how his firm manages email risk.  Continue Reading

  • April 05, 2007 05 Apr'07

    Symantec NetRecon

    Readers praised Symantec NetRecon's ROI, its integration with threat-management systems and its rapid vulnerability identification. The bronze medal product tests the network infrastructure for security gaps and provides recommendations on how to ...  Continue Reading

  • April 05, 2007 05 Apr'07

    ISS Internet Scanner

    ISS Internet Scanner -- now owned by IBM -- earned the silver medal for its vulnerability detection, its ease of use and its reporting capabilities. Internet Scanner is a big help for CISOs that want to keep an accurate inventory of their networks' ...  Continue Reading

  • April 05, 2007 05 Apr'07

    Check Point VPN-1 UTM

    There's plenty to be said for Check Point's stability as a security vendor. Its VPN-1 UTM, formerly known as Express CL, received high marks from the information security crowd. Readers recognized the depth of security that the product provides, as ...  Continue Reading

  • April 05, 2007 05 Apr'07

    Cisco Wireless LAN Security Solution for Large Enterprise

    Cisco Wireless LAN Security Solution for Large Enterprise, formerly known as Wireless Security Suite, dominated this year's wireless security category. Top features of the product include its support for the 802.11i WiFi security standard and its ...  Continue Reading

  • April 05, 2007 05 Apr'07

    Data security breach at UCSF may have exposed thousands

    The University of California at San Francisco (UCSF) acknowledged Wednesday that a security hole in a computer server may have exposed 46,000 people to potential identity fraud.  Continue Reading

  • April 05, 2007 05 Apr'07

    Polymorphic viruses call for new antimalware defenses

    Attackers are always looking for innovative ways to dodge antivirus software, and many of the bad guys are now creating polymorphic code to do just that. But it's not just the malware writers who are raising the bar. In this tip from our Ask the ...  Continue Reading

  • April 04, 2007 04 Apr'07

    Cisco PIX Security Appliance Series

    Cisco's PIX product line took home the top prize, suggesting that Cisco may be poised to dominate security as well as networking. Readers noted Cisco PIX's ability to block intrusions, attacks and unauthorized network traffic.  Continue Reading