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REMOVABLE STORAGE SECURITY ControlGuard Access Manager 3.0 REVIEWED BY HARRIS WEISMAN ControlGuard Price: $10-$50 per seat @exb @exe Employees are using--and sometimes abusing--USB memory sticks, iPods, wireless network cards and PDAs. Uncontrolled use of these devices exposes the organization to data loss and theft, and unauthorized access to corporate networks. Until recently, nothing short of putting everyone under video surveillance or conducting physical searches could alleviate the problem, but ControlGuard's Access Manager is among several software packages that effectively allow you to monitor and control what devices can be attached to workstations. Configuration/Management B Server and console installation was fairly simple. Access Manager can integrate into Microsoft Workgroups, domains and Active Directory, and Novell eDirectory. Workstations can either be auto-discovered or entered manually. Access Manager can be set up to regularly synchronize with Active Directory. Access Manager deploys two distinct types of agents: a control agent that ... Access >>>
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