Monthly Archives: January 2006

la petite academy goes back to school with goremote

MILPITAS, Calif. Jan. 30, 2006–GoRemote Internet Communications, Inc. (Nasdaq:GRIC), a leading provider of secure managed virtual business network services, today announced that La Petite Academy, one of the largest privately-held early childhood education and care companies in the United States, has extended an agreement to use GoRemote solutions through 2007 to securely connect over 650… Read More »

Businesses Experience High Rate of Cyber Attacks

According to a recent survey, 54 percent of organizations have experienced cyber attacks, with 21 percent of the cyber attacks causing more than $100,000 in measurable damages, and 11 percent causing more than $500,000 in measurable damages.

ForeScout CounterACT 5.1

ForeScout has announced the availability of CounterACT 5.1. The new version enhances CounterACT´s ability to detect and disable rogue wireless access points deployed at any location on an enterprise network over the wire, eliminating an increasingly common vulnerability in enterprise networks. CounterACT ensures that unknown devices and endpoints that are non-compliant with the network security… Read More »

NetClarity Audit My VoIP Program

NetClarity has announced a free vulnerability testing program for Voice-Over-IP (VoIP) equipment providers. The Audit My VoIP program includes scans all types of equipment, from Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) Gateways to IP-enabled telephones, for Common Vulnerability and Exposures, the systemic cause of over 90 percent of all network security breaches.

Top Layer Networks’ IPS 5500 Intrusion Prevention System Protects Customers from New Mass-Mailing Blackmal Worm

Top Layer Networks, the global leader for high performance intrusion prevention solutions, today announced that its IPS 5500 family of intrusion prevention systems protects customers from the newly-discovered Blackmal mass-mailing worm, also known as Mywife.A, Nyxem.A and Blueworm.A. The IPS 5500 provides network protection from the worm´s propagation attempts that may impact network and system… Read More »

Peryedia Releases Permission Analyzer

Pervedia has released Permission Analyzer, a powerful Windows administration tool that lets you quickly determine whether your system access permissions are properly set, need to be changed, or have been altered by people who are not authorized to make changes. Since most security breaches and fraud are initiated from within organizations, Permission Analyzer affords a… Read More »

gfi languard n.s.s. named network testing and auditing gold winner in techtarget’s 2005 ‘products of the year’ awards

London, UK, 27 January 2006 – GFI today announced that TechTarget’s SearchWindowsSecurity.com has selected GFI’s security scanning and patch management application, GFI LANguard Network Security Scanner (N.S.S), as Gold Winner of the Testing and Auditing category of its 2005 ‘Products of the Year’ awards. Every year, editors at TechTarget´s portfolio of Windows sites, together with… Read More »

gfi software appoints industry veterans to key positions

London, UK, 25 January 2006 – GFI, the single source for network administrators to address their messaging and security needs, today announced that Kurt Shaver has accepted the position of Vice President/General Manager of the Americas Operations and John Kucmierz has been promoted to Vice President of Human Resources.

mobile top level domain ltd extends commitment to a mobile-friendly internet – names new executives

DUBLIN, Ireland, January 25, 2006 – Mobile Top Level Domain Ltd, (mTLD) the registry behind the new ´.mobi´ (dotmobi) internet domain, today announced the appointment of two key executives to its management team: Alexa Raad, Vice President of marketing and business development and Norbert Grey, Vice President of registry operations and finance. These appointments underscore… Read More »