NCipher announces integration with Windows Server 2003
NCipher announced that its nShield and nForce hardware security modules now integrate with Microsoft Corp.'s Windows Server 2003. This integration will provide Windows Server 2003 customers with enhanced cryptographic security solutions for their storage and management of keys, according to nCipher.
Counterpane Internet Security unveils managed security services suite
Counterpane Internet Security announced its Global Enterprise Protection suite for managed security services. Centered on Counterpane's Managed Security Monitoring service, this suite of services includes device management, managed vulnerability scanning, active response and security consulting.
New application security testing tool from Sanctum
Sanctum unveiled two application security testing tools -- the AppScan 4.0 QA Edition for quality assurance and the AppScan 4.0 Audit Edition for automated testing capabilities. These two products comprise the AppScan 4.0 product suite and will provide customers with more robust, comprehensive testing tools to help prevent attacks on an organization's infrastructure, including Web services, said Sanctum. AppScan 4.0 will enable customers to rigorously test an application through all the development phases.
Riverhead Networks updates Riverhead Detector, Riverhead Guard
Riverhead Networks announced the release of version 2.0 of Riverhead Detector and Riverhead Guard. These updated versions include antispoofing, attack recognition through enhanced algorithms, and improved management controls to help block and identify DDoS attacks. Organizations will also find a new Web-based management system in these latest versions. Both Riverhead Detector 2.0 and Riverhead Guard 2.0 are available for purchase and shipping now.
GFI gives out antivirus freeware
GFI released a freeware version of their MailSecurity for Exchange/SMTP 8 software in an effort to help organizations keep virus attacks at bay. Using a single engine, the MailSecurity freeware version scans inbound and outbound mail for viruses as well as reads messages and subject lines for key words. Interested parties can download the freeware and support manual directly from GFI's Web site.
Sygate Secure Enterprise 3.5 released
Sygate announced the release of its Secure Enterprise 3.5, an endpoint security enforcement product. Organizations will find in this updated version enhanced automatic enforcement agents for internal and external endpoints. Secure Enterprise 3.5 is available immediately including volume discounts.
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