McAfee, Inc. Introduces Essential New Spam Prevention Features in 2005 Version of McAfee(R) SpamKiller(R) for Home Users

McAfee released the 2005 Version of McAfee SpamKiller, its anti-spam solution. Key enhancements: Scam Filtering, Invisible Text & Image Filtering, and Intentional Misspelling Filter, among others. Available immediately. read more »

Exchange 2003 at One Year: a Migration Progress Report

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Evaluating Spam Costs and Filtering Techniques

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EMC Launches New Solution to Make Microsoft Exchange Server E-Mail Storage Simpler, More Dependable

EMC announced EMC Express Solution for E-Mail, its packaged hardware, software and services solution for Exchange Server storage management. Key features: EMC CLARiiON mid-tiered networked storage, EMC Legato EmailXtender Archive Edition, and EMC Replication Manager/SE, among others. read more »

IMlogic and EMC provide integrated compliance and archiving solution for instant messaging

IMlogic announced the integration of IMlogic IM Manager with EMC Legato EmailXtender. Allows fully formed IM conversations to be stored in the Legato EmailXtender archive. read more »

FaceTime and BorderWare Deliver First Enterprise Solution for Total Internet Communications Security

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CommVault Announces Solution for Microsoft SharePoint Products and Technologies

CommVault Systems announced that CommVault Galaxy, its backup and recovery software, will provide enhanced database and server protection for Microsoft Windows SharePoint Services’ sites. Provides customers with individual document recovery for Windows SharePoint Services and Microsoft Office SharePoint Portal Server 2003 environments. Available as part of CommVault QiNetix Version 5.9 in 4Q2004. read more »

Symantec Internet Security Threat Report Identifies More Attacks Now Targeting e-Commerce, Web Applications

Symantec released the sixth bi-annual Internet Security Threat Report, its report which provides analysis and discussion of trends in Internet attacks, vulnerabilities, and malicious code activity for the period of January 1 to June 30, 2004. Key findings: e-commerce was the single most targeted industry with nearly 16 percent of attacks against it, attacks against […]... read more »

Symantec Announces Online Fraud Management Solution

Symantec announced Symantec Online Fraud Management Solution, its solution to help financial institutions and online retailers proactively mitigate email fraud. Key features: detects and blocks fraudulent email, provides alerts to enterprises so steps can be taken to shut down fraudulent sites and identify perpetrators, and safeguards consumers from email fraud through education and protection, among […]... read more »

SurfControl’s New “Out of the Box, Onto the Rack” E-mail Appliance Gives IT Managers Strong, Fast and Accurate Way to Stop E-mail Threats at the Gateway

SurfControl announced SurfControl RiskFilter, its e-mail filtering appliance. Key features: 15 layers of e-mail security protection, operates on Linux, and protection against denial of service and directory harvest attacks, among others. Available October, 2004. read more »

Symantec to Acquire LIRIC Associates

Symantec announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire LIRIC Associates, a UK-based consultancy that offers expertise in assessing the security needs of highly complex global networks and designing the architecture and policies to secure these networks. The transaction is expected to close in October, 2004. read more »

Symantec to Acquire @stake

Symantec announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire @stake, a digital security company that helps corporations secure their critical infrastructure and applications. The transaction is expected to close in October, 2004. read more »

Symantec Announces Plans for New Antivirus Administration Console for Macintosh

Symantec announced Symantec Administration Console for Macintosh, its web-based console to centrally administer Norton AntiVirus for Macintosh 9.0 clients. Key features: deploy Norton AntiVirus for Macintosh, push configuration changes, and lock-down settings, among others. Available November, 2004. read more »

Oracle Reports EPS of 10 Cents, Up From 8 Cents Last Year

Oracle released results for 1Q2005, ended August 31. Revenue increased 7% to $2.22 billion with net income of $ $509 million. read more »

McAfee Introduces Intrusion Prevention as the Foundation for the 2005 Version of McAfee(R) VirusScan(R) for Home Users

McAfee released the 2005 version of McAfee VirusScan, its anti-virus solution. Key enhancements: enhanced anti-spyware technology, more efficient scanning, and proactive intrusion prevention, among others. Available immediately. read more »

Proofpoint Closes $20 Million Series C Financing

Proofpoint announced that it has closed $20 million in Series C financing, led by late-stage venture capital fund Meritech Capital Partners and previous investors, including Benchmark Capital, Inventures Group, Lighthouse Capital Partners, Mohr, Davidow Ventures and RRE Ventures. read more »

BorderWare Announces SIPassure, The World’s Most Comprehensive SIP Firewall

BorderWare Technologies announced SIPassure, its session initiation protocol (SIP) firewall appliance. Key features: prevents voice spam and voice mail bombing, SIP and RTP message validation, and integrity checks for malformed SIP messages, among others. read more »

GFI FAXmaker 12 ups the ante with better fax-to-email server integration

GFI announced version 12 of GFI FAXmaker, its fax server. Key enhancements: merger of GFI FAXmaker for Exchange and GFI FAXmaker for Networks/SMTP into one product, archiving to SQL Server, and support for multiple mail servers and clustering, among others. read more »

McAfee, Inc. Announces New E-Mail Online Managed Service to Deliver Proactive Spam Filtering and Virus Protection

McAfee launched McAfee Managed Mail Protection, its anti-spam and antivirus service. Key features: stops and quarantines e-mail borne spam and virus-infected attachments, centrally managed and monitored by McAfee, custom spam and content filtering capabilities, among others. Available immediately. read more »

SurfControl Mobile Filter Extends Web Filtering to Remote Workforce

SurfControl announced SurfControl Web Filter 5.0, SurfControl Instant Message Filter 2.5 and SurfControl Mobile Filter, its filtering offerings. Web Filter key enhancements: enhanced category database, spyware category, and updated reporting engine, among others. Instant Message Filter key enhancements: increased supported protocols and automatic updates, and extended platform support, among others. Mobile Filter filters Internet access […]... read more »

SurfControl Announces Fourth Quarter and FY 2004 Year End Results Showing 81 Percent Increase in Profit After Taxes

SurfControl released results for 4Q2004, ended June 30. Revenue increased 20% to $24.5 million with net income of $2.68 million. read more »

Clearswift attacks internal email threats with new MIMEsweeper™ for Exchange

Clearswift released MIMEsweeper for Exchange, its content management system. Key features: email content security, anti-spam, and remote management, among others. Available immediately read more »

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MessageLabs and Symantec Collaborate to Deliver Enhanced Anti-Spam Technology

MessageLabs and Symantec announced a partnership to incorporate Symantec Brightmail Anti-Spam technology into the MessageLabs Anti-Spam Service. Brightmail Anti-Spam technology will be integrated with MessageLabs’ proprietary Skeptic predictive anti-spam technology. Available 4Q2004. read more »

MessageLabs And Symantec Collaborate To Deliver Enhanced Anti-Spam Technology To Managed Email Security Customers

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