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Citadel's Latest Automates W2K3 Vulnerability Remediation

January 27, 2004
Server security management vendor Citadel Security Software updates its Hercules automated vulnerability remediation product to include certification for Windows Server 2003.
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Gold Wire's Formulator 3.5 Streamlines Security Compliance

January 22, 2004
Infrastructure access products vendor Gold Wire Technology's latest version of its Formulator security appliance can demonstrate compliance with ISO 17799, which defines a range of information security controls.
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Check Point's InterSpect Focuses on Internal LAN Security

January 22, 2004
A new product from security vendor Check Point Software Technologies targets risks associated with homegrown applications, client-to-client applications and use of multiple LAN protocols in leading desktop software applications.
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California Police Use Wireless Fingerprinting on Patrol

January 16, 2004
Police in Ontario, Calif., are using a wireless mobile device to match fingerprints from individuals encountered on patrol to a fingerprint database of 250,000 people.
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Datastrip to Unveil Smart Card Biometric ID Device

January 16, 2004
Identification and verification products vendor Datastrip soon will unveil a handheld, smart-card biometric identify device with a wireless component.
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Moonv6 Project Testing Next-Gen IP Protocol for Security, Interoperability

January 9, 2004
The U.S. Department of Defense has launched a project to test the security, performance and interoperability of the Ipv6 network hardware and software it is switching to by 2008.
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Worldwide Security Server Appliance Market Hits $379 Million

January 8, 2004
The worldwide security server appliance market reached $379.1 million in revenues for the third quarter of 2003, according to a report from International Data Corp.
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Report: Web Services, ID Management Key to Apps Security

January 6, 2004
Federated identity management will become a core of the application and network platform, according to a new report.
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CyberGatekeeper LAN 2.0 Bars Unaudited Devices from Network

December 31, 2003
CyberGatekeeper LAN 2.0 from InfoExpress enforces security policies on a corporate LAN by automatically auditing and updating the end point devices for security compliance, before allowing them to access the network.
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3Com Enters Security Market With Switches, Software

December 30, 2003
3Com Corp. is moving into the security business with the announcement of a range of products, including a multi-application appliance that runs software from a range of vendor partners.
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New CyberGatekeeper Bars Unaudited Devices from Network

December 29, 2003
CyberGatekeeper LAN 2.0 from InfoExpress enforces security policies on a corporate LAN by automatically auditing and updating the end- point devices for security compliance, before allowing them to access the network.
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Survey: 'Unknown Hackers' Greatest Security Fear

December 24, 2003
A survey at a recent security conference reveals that more respondents are concerned about outside intruders posing a threat to network security than current employees.
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Pedestal Adds Security Benchmark Score to Audit Software

December 18, 2003
The latest version of Pedestal Software's audit and compliance monitoring software adds a security benchmark score.
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Consul Unveils Sarbanes-Oxley Compliance Module

December 17, 2003
Consul InSight Security Manager 5.0, a regulatory compliance module for the Sarbanes-Oxley Act from Consul risk management Inc., is due to ship next March.
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NetContinuum Updates Application Security Appliance

December 12, 2003
Version 4.0 of the NC-1000 Web Security Gateway from Netcontinuum enables a single appliance containing two firewalls to be deployed in front of Web applications.
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Guardian Digital Security Suite Based on Open Source

December 10, 2003
The Internet Productivity Suite from Guardian Digital, which builds its security software atop open source code, combines a range of applications within an appliance.
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Clearswift Adds Anti-Spam to MAILsweeper SMTP Gateway

December 2, 2003
Security vendor Clearswift releases an anti-spam add-on to its MAILsweeper SMTP gateway product that employs Bayesian and heuristic techniques to improve spam detection rates and lower false positives.
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ForeScout Releases Appliance to Suppress, Contain Worm Activity

December 2, 2003
Intrusion prevention products vendor ForeScout Technologies unveils a software appliance designed to protect companies from fast-spreading worms.
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Trusted Network Adds High-Availability Identity Appliance

November 24, 2003
Trusted Network Technologies now offers a high-availability version of its identity appliance for packet-level authentication, authorization and audit.
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