Information assurance specialist Vistorm today announced a partnership with McAfee, Inc., the global leader in Intrusion Prevention and Security Risk Management. McAfee´s Foundstone® vulnerability management technology will be included in Vistorm´s managed vulnerability assessment and alerting service. This service is just one part of the Vistorm Managed Service portfolio providing CXOs with a top-down, business-led… Read More »
Exploit code for three vulnerabilities identified in Microsoft’s July Patch Tuesday has been detected – the code relates to the following patches: MS06-034, MS06-035, and MS06-036.
Companies recognise the need for new storage initiatives, such as simplifying the infrastructure, improving resilience and managing information over its lifecycle. But in spite of all the industry hype, storage virtualisation is NOT the definitive answer to all of these data storage problems.
Wavelink has announced Terminal Emulation 6.0 featuring the Wavelink Industrial Browser. This new version of Wavelink emulation features an industrial Web browser which allows for enhanced data collection and communication functions on mobile devices, increasing worker productivity for Wavelink´s broad base of customers in the Auto-ID and data collection (AIDC) industry.
Apere Inc. has introduced IMAG, the first Identity Managed Access Gateway to integrate Identity Management and Information Access technologies in a single security appliance. The seamless integration of these two critical technologies provides a revolutionary security appliance designed to help IT management improve productivity by reducing the cost and complexity of an identity management deployment,… Read More »
Digital Defense Inc. has announced the release of their educational offering, Security Training, Education and Awareness Module. This release consists of two new courses, which are entitled Online Banking Myths and ATM and Debit Card Misuse. Security TEAM is a solution that enables organizations to arm their clients who use online services with the fundamental… Read More »
Internet Security Systems (ISS) (NASDAQ: ISSX), the worldwide leader in pre-emptive, enterprise security, today announced that technology research firm, Gartner, Inc., has listed Proventia® Desktop Endpoint Security in the leaders quadrant in its Personal Firewall Magic Quadrant* for the first quarter of 2006. According to the Magic Quadrant report, personal firewalls will be an integral… Read More »
Wick Hill has been appointed by California-based FaceTime Communications to distribute its greynet security and management products in the UK. FaceTime provides solutions for the management and control of greynet applications such as instant messaging, webmail, P2P file sharing, web conferencing and instant voice.
A new vulnerability exists in the way Windows handles certain hard error messages that may be locally exploited for the purpose of local privilege escalation. The vulnerability is exploited by calling Windows MessageBox API with certain parameters.
In late 2001, Microsoft released the Xbox – their first gaming console – to compete against Sony and Nintendo. As the real money is made with the games and not the consoles, Microsoft had to make sure that nobody could play pirated games or use the machine for anything other than games.