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RSA Settles SEC Charge

While not admitting nor denying wrongdoing, the security specialist reaches an agreement with regulators over an allegedly misleading Q1 2001 report.

RSA Preaches Web Services Security

The maker of ID and access managment software looks to boost business by helping customers limit the risk of deploying XML Web services.

Sprint Pitches Network Security to Feds

The telecom adds new user ID software and services to guard government computer systems against hackers.

Verity Verifies With Security Partners

The enterprise search firm teams with IBM, Netegrity, Oblix and RSA to help customers better control access to sensitive data.

Report: Encryption Apps Show Promise

New investment in encryption apps bodes well for security vendors -- if they can keep prices down and solve interoperability problems, Technical Insights said.

TechNet Taps Cybersecurity Chairmen

The industry group names execs from 3Com/Palm and Netegrity to lead a task force focused on tightening the nation's IT infrastructure.

Network-1 Shelves Firewall Product

The security software company has discontinued its distributed firewall product to free up cash as it seeks a merger candidate.

New Industry Group to Pen Bug-Reporting Standards

An unlikely alliance of vendors and security consultancies aims to release draft guidelines early next year for handling newly discovered security flaws

Bush Seeks IT Security Advice

Representatives of Akamai, Symantec and Intel, among others, will serve on a new White House panel aimed at safeguarding government and commercial IT systems.

RSA Makes Mobile Security Push

The Bedford, Mass., firm's new product is designed to give users confidence to make business transactions, not just calls, from their mobile phones.

Sophos: Viruses Take a Holiday

The Lynnfield, Mass., security specialist reports that only two of August's 10 most frequent viruses -- Higuy and Datom -- were new.

Sophos: The CNN of Viruses?

The Lynnfield, Mass., security specialist intros a new service allowing businesses to display up-to-the minute virus info on Web sites and intranets.