Wireless Carriers Protect SMS Revenues from IM

A weakness of many mobile messaging platforms, including RIM’s, is the lack of universal access to public IM networks. Wireless carriers are selective about which, if any, of the consumer IM services they allow devices on their networks to connect…... read more »

Inbound/Outbound Content Checking Technology Can be Employed for Internal Inventories

Many vendors now offer products that check that data (email messages, email attachments, HTTP Posts, instant messages) crossing the Internet boundary does not violate regulations, policy, or constitute data theft by an employee or hacker. The sophisticated data analysis and…... read more »

CA Extends Industry-Leading Security Management Portfolio with Acquisition of Qurb, Inc.

Computer Associates announced the acquisition of Qurb, a provider of email security software, in an all-cash transaction. Terms of the acquisition were not announced. read more »

Proofpoint Introduces Proofpoint Secure Messaging Module, Powered by Voltage IBE, Adding Identity-Based, Policy-driven Encryption to Proofpoint’s Leading Messaging Security Solutions

Proofpoint announced a new Proofpoint Secure Messaging module, an add-on module for its messaging security solutions. Proofpoint Protection Server software and Proofpoint Messaging Security Gateway appliance . Incorporates Voltage IBE (Identity-Based Encryption) technology to encrypt outbound email based on customizable policies at the email gateway. Available August 2005.... read more »