Perspective: A turn in the antispyware war?

Article discussing a federal court ruling stating that anti-spyware companies can’t be sued for providing Internet users with effective tools to protect themselves against online threats. read more »

MAAWG Attacks BotNets with Walled Garden Best Practices to Protect Users

Messaging Anti-Abuse Working Group (MAAWG) released “MAAWG Best Practices for the Use of a Walled Garden,” its whitepaper. Provides recommendations for directing users to a safe online environment where downloadable self-remediation tools can help users remove the malicious code installed on their computers. read more »

Adobe eyes real-time collaboration with new services

Article discussing Adobe Pacifica and CoCoMo, its planned hosted services that will allow developers to add real-time collaboration capabilities, including VoIP, to rich Internet applications. read more »

Kryptiva Restores Confidence in Enterprise Email Communication with Novel Encryption and Authentification Architecture

Kryptiva released Kryptiva Email Encryption Architecture. Key features: Kryptiva Packaging Plugin which integrates into a user’s current email application and is responsible for interfacing with the Kryptiva Packaging Server, Kryptiva Packaging Server which packages the email for authentication, encryption and proof of delivery, and returns it to the plugin, and Kryptiva Online Services which authenticates incoming email, process proof of delivery and enables decryption and secure reply, among others. Available immediately.... read more »

Sunbelt Software Announces New Version of CounterSpy Enterprise

Sunbelt Software released version 3.0 of CounterSpy Enterprise, its anti-spyware solution. Key enhancements: new management dashboards, reporting improvements, and console usability enhancements, among others. Available immediately.... read more »

SharePoint & Outlook – The Perfect Link

Article discussing the document library syncing capability in the Outlook 2003 integration with SharePoint.... read more »

AT&T Announces Agreement to Acquire Interwise — Leading IP Voice/Video/Web Conferencing Provider

AT&T announced today that it has agreed to acquire Interwise, a provider of voice, web and video conferencing services to businesses, for approximately $121 million. The transaction is expected to close in 4Q2007.... read more »

Microsoft Charts Its Software Services Strategy and Road Map for Businesses

Microsoft announced the next phase in its strategy for online services, Microsoft Office Live Workspace and Microsoft Exchange Labs. Microsoft plans to deliver a variety of new solutions during the coming months under two key families of service offerings: Live, designed primarily for individuals, business end-users and virtual work groups and Online, services for organizations with more advanced IT needs where power and flexibility are critical. Microsoft Office Live Workspace, its web-based feature of Microsoft Office that lets people access their documents online and share their work with others. Microsoft Exchange Labs, its research and development program for testing next-generation messaging and unified communications capabilities in high-scale environments.... read more »

Comparing E-mail Management Systems that Protect Against Spam, Viruses, Malware & Phishing Attacks

Sunbelt Software released “Comparing E-mail Management Systems that Protect Against Spam, Viruses, Malware & Phishing Attacks,” its whitepaper. Presents the results of an Osterman Research survey of organizations’ perceptions about various e-mail management systems.... read more »

BrainShare 2008

Novell BrainShare 2008 will be held on March 16-21, 2008 at the Calvin L. Rampton Salt Palace Convention Center in Salt Lake City, Utah. Novell user group geared towards implementing the enterprise networked solutions with NetWare, GroupWise, or new Linux solutions.... read more »

Enterprise Strategy Group (ESG): A Holistic Approach to e-Discovery for Electronically Stored Information (ESI)

CommVault Systems released “Enterprise Strategy Group (ESG): A Holistic Approach to e-Discovery for Electronically Stored Information (ESI),” its whitepaper. Covers recent amendments to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure including the definition of legal hold, an outline of the most relevant sections of the amendments and basic advice for creating a litigation response plan. read more »

The Biggest Email Archiving Errors

Article discussing errors in implementing an email archiving system.... read more »

Avinti Launches NEWT, a Free E-Mail Security Software Plug-in that Stops Blended Threat E-mail Attacks

Avinti announced NEWT (Neutralize E-mail-Web Threats), its MTA plug-in that stops new, malicious attacks launched using spam e-mail messages. Blocks incoming e-mail that contains URLs or IP addresses that link to known malware Web sites. Available immediately in a beta version.... read more »

Be Warned — Backup Tapes Do Not Serve Discovery