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New worm pretends to be security patch

September 26th, 2006
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IT Security company Sophos has announced the discovery of a new version of the Stration worm spreading via email systems. The W32/Stratio-AN worm has been aggressively distributed by its author since the early hours of Monday morning. It spreads via email using a variety of disguises, including one which ironically poses as a warning that the recipient´s computer has been determined to be infected by a worm.
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ScriptLogic Desktop Authority 7.5

September 26th, 2006
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ScriptLogic has announced the availability of Desktop Authority 7.5, with features that give customers greater control over data security, desktop configuration and software management. These enhancements extend Desktop Authority´s industry-leading feature set into one which, combined with ScriptLogic´s forthcoming Desktop Authority Image Center solution, offers complete management of the Windows desktop lifecycle.
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Using mod_evasive for Blocking HTTP DoS Attacks

September 26th, 2006
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DOSSiteCount – This directive defines the total number of requests for any object by the same client on the same listener per site interval. Once the threshold has been exceeded, the IP address of the client will be added to the blocking list. Default value is 50.
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Using mod_evasive for Blocking HTTP DoS Attacks

September 26th, 2006
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If you do business on the Web, you are, to some degree, vulnerable to Denials of Service attacks. If Apache server is part of your infrastructure, mod_evasive is an extremely effective third-party security module to mitigate the effects of DoS attacks.
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Revelation Software releases Universal Driver Heavy (UDH)

September 26th, 2006
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Revelation Software is proud to announce the release of Universal Driver Heavy (UDH) release 3.1 as an extension of their comprehensive network product suite. This suite of products is designed to help scale Revelation based database systems on Windows, Linux and Novell networks, and also maintain maximum performance levels right across the business.
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Demand for Mirage Networks’ NAC Solution Spikes in Higher Education

September 25th, 2006
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Mirage Networks(R), developers of award-winning Network Access Control (NAC) technology, stated today that it is experiencing a spike in demand across the higher education vertical as students return to school for the fall semester.
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Check Point breaks price-performance barrier for most demanding security installations using dual-core processors from Intel

September 25th, 2006
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Check Point® Software Technologies Ltd. (Nasdaq: CHKP), the worldwide leader in securing the Internet, today announced a performance breakthrough for security software in demanding network security environments.
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COMPUTERLINKS to host a roundtable to address concerns and discuss likely changes in the channel with Microsoft as a security vendor

September 25th, 2006
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David Ellis, director of e-security, professional services and training at COMPUTERLINKS, plans to host a forum discussion where top security VARs will have the opportunity to challenge Fred Baumhardt, security technology architect at Microsoft, and Gareth Green, General Manager for EMEA and APAC at Network Engines (a leading appliance partner for Microsoft® security solutions), regarding aspects of Microsoft´s security strategy.
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Commvault Receives Highest Rating For Enterprise Backup/Recovery Software

September 25th, 2006
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CommVault(r), a leading provider of Unified Data Management(tm) solutions, today announced that it has received the highest possible rating, Strong Positive, in Gartner´s MarketScope for Enterprise Backup/Recovery Software, 2006 [1] report. Of the nine vendors included in the report, CommVault was one of two that received a Strong Positive rating.
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Red alert on Web 2.0 Security

September 25th, 2006
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One by one internet sites and major portals continue to upgrade their sites with latest trend, web 2.0. But according to the experts, web 2.0 has many security vulnerabilities. On the 18th, Daum Communications (Korea´s second largest Internet firm after NHN) introduced its AJAX based new homepage with improved UI (User Interface), personalized oriented services. Once the users are logged in, the newly designed start page enables checking e-mails, updates from blog and cafe a breeze, all without having to go to different pages.
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