Oracle has announced market leading independent software vendors (ISVs) are demonstrating broad, global support for Oracle Fusion Middleware. Agile, Business Objects, Fidelity, FileNet, Mercury and RSA Security are some of the ISVs that are using or integrating with the software to pro...
Jul. 6, 2005 11:45 AM EDT Reads: 13,991
Coverity and Digeo are working together on research and development to identify and eliminate device driver defects in Linux.
Jun. 27, 2005 06:00 AM EDT Reads: 11,360
Much is being made about network attached storage (NAS) and storage area networks (SANs) as options for the high-volume data storage needs of modern enterprises. Yet when you look closely, these are not competing solutions, but rather complementary technologies that are best suited to ...
Jun. 27, 2005 06:00 AM EDT Reads: 14,334
Phishing, malware and identity theft are among the concerns of RSA Security's web seminar on June 29, and its agendat at its European conference in October. The company will address how enterprise IT can react organizationally to such threats while preserving information access by cust...
Jun. 24, 2005 04:00 PM EDT Reads: 9,476 Replies: 1
Shareholders at both Symantec and Veritas approved the companies' merger, allowing the creation of a company that will now include both information security and information storage as its core competencies.
Jun. 24, 2005 11:45 AM EDT Reads: 12,907 Replies: 1
The San Francisco-based Internet Archive is an online digital library with very large collections of audio, video, texts, web sites and software. Currently hosting more than 40 billion web pages, it recently augmented its resources with a petabyte storage system from Capricorn Technolo...
Jun. 23, 2005 03:15 PM EDT Reads: 3,814
Two more banks have been added to the list of RSA two-factor SecurID authentication customers. American Bank and Stonebridge Bank will offer their online banking customers the RSA authentication, joining America Online, Banco de Credito e Inversiones (Chile), Credit Suisse, E-Trade Fin...
Jun. 23, 2005 03:00 PM EDT Reads: 11,133 Replies: 1
'The addition of Windows and OS X support will allow us to greatly expand our customer's data backup and restore capability, says company President Anthony Johnson. 'Our customers can now perform all of their data backup responsibilities with a single application.'
Jun. 23, 2005 03:00 PM EDT Reads: 8,741 Replies: 1
Microsoft has investigated a public report of a phishing method that affects Web browsers in general, including IE - a report that describes the scenario of multiple, overlapping browser windows, some of which contain no indications of their origin. An attacker could arrange windows in...
Jun. 23, 2005 03:45 AM EDT Reads: 13,199
Imation says its CDs and DVDs feature an invisibly-thin scratch resistant coating applied during disc manufacturing that provides benefits over standard uncoated discs, such as scratch and scuff-resistance, anti-static dust resistance, and smear resistance.
Jun. 22, 2005 04:00 PM EDT Reads: 10,207 Replies: 1
SurfControl's Global Threat Analysis and Research team shows the rapid growth of desktop VoIP mirrors the adoption rate seen of public instant messaging systems. These services, as with instant messaging, create a threat vector to enterprises which can be exploited to gain entry into c...
Jun. 22, 2005 04:00 PM EDT Reads: 9,097 Replies: 1
James Turner, security & services analyst with Frost & Sullivan and author of the company's Managed Security Services market report, said 'The Australian market for managed security services is comprised of over 35 companies and Cybertrust is the clear leader. Cybertrust leads the way ...
Jun. 22, 2005 04:00 PM EDT Reads: 10,903
EDGE Tech Corp, a leading supplier of DRAM and Flash memory upgrades, portable computing products, storage devices, and other experience-enhancing technology solutions announced that its new 4GB DiskGO! USB 2.0 flash drive will begin shipping today.
Jun. 21, 2005 08:30 PM EDT Reads: 3,640
including HIPAA for healthcare, SEC Rule 17a-4 and Basel 2 for financial services, 21 CFR 11 for life sciences, as well the Sarbanes Oxley Act and its global equivalents.
Jun. 20, 2005 07:15 PM EDT Reads: 5,788 Replies: 1
Apani's new VPN clients for Cisco 3000 VPN gateways represents the company's strongest Cisco support product, and expands Apani's presence as a provider of Windows Mobile operating system security clients that work in both Cisco and Nortel switch environments.
Jun. 20, 2005 07:00 PM EDT Reads: 5,025
Immerse yourself in a power-packed day of education, ideas and solutions at the new RSA Conference Power Day. Get the scoop on the latest trends and issues that impact your work and organization. And network with the best and the brightest in the business?infosecurity professionals, re...
Jun. 20, 2005 01:00 PM EDT Reads: 10,038
Sun reported and fixed two Java security flaws this week. Danish security firm Secunia detailed the situation. A third flaw, termed 'less critical,' affected earlier editions of the Solaris OS.
Jun. 20, 2005 07:00 AM EDT Reads: 5,861
In what might amount to one of the largest US data heists ever, MasterCard today revealed that it believes up to 40 million cardholders of such credit card brands as MasterCard, American Express and others have been jeopardized in a massive theft at third party credit card processor, C...
Jun. 20, 2005 05:00 AM EDT Reads: 11,453 Replies: 1
'The best approach to selecting the optimal Web services security solution is to assess the needs to be met and then to identify a solution that best fits those needs, precisely and affordably,' according to Forum Systems. Key to this approach is the avoidance of one-size-fits-all solu...
Jun. 19, 2005 09:00 PM EDT Reads: 14,750
Coraid, developer the open ATA-over-Ethernet (AoE) protocol which is used by its EtherDrive storage products, announced today that its SATA line features a 1U, four disk storage appliance to complement its existing 3U shelf for SATA disks.
Jun. 18, 2005 01:30 AM EDT Reads: 11,224
The NISCC has issued a warning about a series of 'trojanised email attacks targeting the UK Government and companies.' The agency said the trojans could be used to obtain passwords, scan networks, 'exfiltrate' information and launch further attacks.
Jun. 17, 2005 04:00 PM EDT Reads: 14,305
A report by Panda looks at three examples of malware, the Trojan Downloader.DCM, the backdoor Trojan Dumador.BC, and the hacking tool Looxee. The report also includes six new vulnerabilities in Microsoft Windows, classified as 'critical.'
Jun. 17, 2005 03:15 PM EDT Reads: 10,321
Robert Noyce is in the pantheon of Silicon Valley pioneers. Co-founder of Intel, he was remembered today by fellow co-founder Gordon Moore and other leading figures from Intel and the Valley.
Jun. 16, 2005 05:00 PM EDT Reads: 9,793
Network Appliance agreed to acquire storage security specialist Decru for $272 million in cash and stock. The deal doesn't seem to indicate a major strategic shift, but rather a move to shore up its product portfolio during a dynamic era for the storage industry.
Jun. 16, 2005 01:00 PM EDT Reads: 8,348
Los Angeles-based Intermix has settled with the State of New York over the firm's alleged spyware activities. The company will pay out a total of $7.5 million over the next three years.
Jun. 16, 2005 10:00 AM EDT Reads: 2,837
Microsoft announced 10 new vulnerabilities this week, along with patches to fix them. Meanwhile, security company McAfee almost simultaneously announced its own protection from these new problems.
Jun. 15, 2005 11:00 AM EDT Reads: 7,079
Buoyed by $150 million in financing from Larry Ellison's Tako Ventures, Pillar Data Systems management resisted the temptation to pre-announce their product before it was ready for market. Now it's ready. This week, Pillar formally removed the wraps when it unveiled Pillar Axiom.
Jun. 15, 2005 09:30 AM EDT Reads: 13,929 Replies: 1
Symantec has announced an intrusion prevention solution for desktops and servers on Windows, UNIX and Linux platforms: Symantec Critical System Protection 4.5.
Jun. 15, 2005 07:00 AM EDT Reads: 8,849
Comodo Inc. has emerged as the world's second largest High Assurance Certification Authority. Now the company says it was the only High Assurance SSL provider to have grown market share over the past 9 months, gaining 2 percentage points to raise its market share to 16%.
Jun. 14, 2005 11:00 AM EDT Reads: 9,544
Made up of over 150 organizations from across the globe - ranging from educational institutions and government organizations, to service providers and financial institutions, to technology firms and wireless providers - the Liberty Alliance Project today announced the formation of a cr...
Jun. 14, 2005 07:00 AM EDT Reads: 7,835
UK-based IT security firm Sophos reports that a fake news report telling of a Michael Jackson suicide attempt is designed to fool users into clicking a pernicious attachment.
Jun. 11, 2005 08:45 AM EDT Reads: 14,496 Replies: 2
Quadrics Ltd., the global leader in high speed interconnect for High Performance Computing (HPC), has established a wholly-owned subsidiary in North America, based in San Jose. The subsidiary will support Quadrics in the most important market for HPC and to provide sales support servic...
Jun. 10, 2005 07:00 PM EDT Reads: 13,345
Sun's $4.1 acquisition of StorageTek was tepidly received by analysts when it was first announced. A few days later, one analyst told SYS-CON that the deal doesn't appear to serve a useful purpose.
Jun. 10, 2005 04:30 PM EDT Reads: 12,827
Storage company brocade has become the subject of a formal SEC probe, on the eve of a major storage event and in the wake of recent new product announcements by the company.
Jun. 10, 2005 10:00 AM EDT Reads: 3,609
Companies have been hesitant to implement selected new technologies because IT security risks associated with these technologies have been greatly exaggerated, according to a an opinion issued this week by Gartner. The analytical firm has come up with what it says are five of the most ...
Jun. 9, 2005 09:00 PM EDT Reads: 10,872
Lucid Security's ipANGEL is the world's only auto-tuning intrusion prevention solution with onboard asset/vulnerability scanning, the company says. It will outline its vision through a talk by CTO Vik Phatak at the Computer Security Institute's 15th annual NetSec conference, Monday, Ju...
Jun. 9, 2005 08:00 PM EDT Reads: 8,992
Shavlik Technologies has announced it is now opening its beta testing program of Shavlik NetChk Spyware, its new anti-spyware product - specifically engineered to meet the demands of the enterprise.
Jun. 8, 2005 12:00 PM EDT Reads: 16,790
McAfee SecurityCenter and McAfee VirusScan will be pre-installed on the current Toshiba libretto U105, libretto U100 and Tecra M4 models, and on future Toshiba notebook PCs offered by Toshiba America Information Systems, Inc. Digital Products Division, including the Satellite, Qosmio, ...
Jun. 7, 2005 05:00 PM EDT Reads: 11,461
Although confident its English-language Web sites were not vulnerable to the same type of attack, Microsoft has admitted that www.msn.co.kr, its Korean site, was hacked last week.
Jun. 5, 2005 12:00 PM EDT Reads: 13,075 Replies: 1
Cisco and Yahoo! plan to merge technologies to create DomainKeys Identified Mail, the latest news of major companies addressing global concerns about the ubiquity and tenacity of Internet spammers.
Jun. 4, 2005 11:00 AM EDT Reads: 22,536