Breach Security unveils ModSecurity-based Appliance

By | November 14, 2006

Breach Security has announced the release of the ModSecurity version 2 open source web application firewall on an appliance delivering the lowest cost commercial web application firewall available.

The ModSecurity Pro M1000 appliance is easy to deploy and manage with rules sets for compliance with Payment Card Initiative v1.1, as well as protection for Microsoft Outlook Web Access(OWA).

The ModSecurity M1000 also includes the OWA rule set providing web application security for organizations enabling remote employee access to Microsoft Outlook over the internet. A component of the Microsoft Office suite of products, Outlook is the most broadly used corporate personal information manager in the world.

Along with the PCI and OWA rule sets, the M1000 appliance will include the ModSecurity v2.0 web application firewall, a management console and an enhanced rule set. ModSecurity v2.0 is a highly flexible web application firewall that can be used for a wide range of functions including web application monitoring, web intrusion detection and prevention, as well as just-in-time patching of known vulnerabilities. Released in October, ModSecurity version 2.0 provides greater flexibility, enhanced attack detection, and support for XML and Web Services.

“Our stated goal has been to deliver effective web application security for any size organization, and we have delivered on that promise with our first ModSecurity Pro appliance,” said Marc Shinbrood, CEO, Breach Security, Inc. “The appliance brings to market all of the advantages of the open source ModSecurity web application firewall in an easy-to-deploy package that includes protection for PCI compliance and enterprise-level support.”

The ModSecurity M1000 appliance is available at the list price of $5,995.00US.

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