Apptix Launches New Hosted VoIP Programs and Products to Deliver Greater Choice and Flexibility for Small and Medium-sized Businesses

Apptix announced new hosted VoIP products and programs for SMBs. Key features: Hosted VoIP Leasing Program, HD Phone Availability and Polycom Certification and Apptix Voice “Getting Started with VoIP” Program. read more »

Panda launches GateDefender Performa 3.0: personalized protection for each network user

Panda released version 3.0 of Panda GateDefender Performa, its content security appliance. Adds an option to set user profiles, enabling administrators to configure security according to the needs of specific workers or departments. Available immediately. read more »

Symantec to Acquire Vontu

Symantec announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Vontu, a provider of data loss prevention solutions, for $350 million. The acquisition is expected to close in 4Q2007. read more »

Unified communications security vulnerabilities

Article discussing the security risks that are associated with unified communications systems. Implementing a unified communications system introduces some very unique security risks that administrators may not have had to deal with in the past, and may be ill equipped to handle. read more »

Trend Micro Announces All-in-One Enterprise Security for Mobile Devices

Trend Micro announced version 5.0 of Trend Micro Mobile Security, mobile device security solution. Key enhancements: new data encryption and authentication capabilities, anti-malware feature, and built-in firewall and intrusion detection system, among others. Available December 2007. read more »

Entrust IdentityGuard Now Offers More Authentication Options, Bolsters Online Confidence

Entrust released version 9.0 of IdentityGuard, its authentication solution. Key enhancements: risk-based authentication based on IP-geolocation, and ability to leverage data delivered through the Entrust Open Fraud Intelligence Network, among others. Available immediately. read more »

Internet Messaging Leaders Work Together to Fight Email Fraud

Article discussing the results of a test of DomainKeys Identified Mail (DKIM) by ISPs, messaging product companies and industry associations. read more »

Direct Response Technologies Enhances its DirectTrack Affiliate Management Platform

Direct Response Technologies announced an enhancement to DirectTrack, its affiliate management platform. Adds email suppression list management service from UnsubCentral which will enable DirectTrack affiliates to use email compliance and monitoring capabilities when creating and managing their online marketing campaigns. read more »

Email Archiving for Dummies Book Provides Definitive Guide for Enterprises Addressing Challenges Associated with eDiscovery, Compliance and Business Continuity

Mimosa Systems published “Email Archiving For Dummies,” its addition to the “For Dummies” series. Guide to the value of email archiving in solving today’s email challenges related to electronic discovery, messaging compliance, business continuity and storage optimization within enterprises. Available immediately. read more »

It’s better to be saved than sorry

Article discussing the need for enterprises to employ a centralized email data management tool. read more »

Privacy Networks Delivers Email Archiving for Novel GroupWise

Privacy Networks announced an update to PrivacyVault, its email archiving solution. Adds support for Novell GroupWise. Available immediately.... read more »

Sigaba Releases Secure Messaging V7.0 Software

Sigaba released version 7.0 of Sigaba Secure Messaging, its secure messaging suite. Key enhancements: Sigaba Secure Messaging Virtual Appliance, Sigaba Certified SendAnywhere which enables message senders to track when non-encrypted messages and attachments are sent and opened, and desktop-to-desktop encryption of messages sent via Outlook 2007, among others. Available immediately.... read more »

BullGuard Releases Internet Security 8.0

BullGuard released version 8.0 of Internet Security. Key enhancements: five gigabyte online backup drive, improved firewall and spam filter engines, and remote access for BullGuard support, among others. Available immediately.... read more »

CA’s New CA Mobile Device Management Solution Provides Enhanced Control of BlackBerry Smartphones

CA announced CA Mobile Device Management, its solution for managing BlackBerry smartphones. Key features: configurable self-service portal for end users, web-based console, and automated role-based device security and configuration enforcement, among others. Available immediately. read more »

RIM Launches BlackBerry Professional Software, A New Wireless Solution for Small and Medium Businesses

Research In Motion released BlackBerry Professional Software, its wireless communications and collaboration solution for SMBs. Based on the core functionality of the BlackBerry Enterprise Server software streamlined and tailored to meet the needs of smaller organizations with up to 30 wireless users. Key features: small IT footprint, support for the leading email systems, and pre-install assistant, among others. Available immediately.... read more »