Fortinet has added FortiOS WAN Optimisation and SSL Inspection to its FortiGate security appliances. Features of the operating system include advanced application controls, data leakage protection (DLP), WAN optimisation and SSL traffic inspection. The combination of these features will help customers secure their networks, protect data and accelerate applications, the company claims.
Brian Hay, Detective Superintendent of the Queensland Police Service, has won the McAfee Cybercrime Fighter Award.
Symantec has released its MessageLabs Instant Messaging Security Service (IMSS), an instant messaging (IM) security, control and management service that will enable businesses to adopt a safer, auditable use of public IM networks.
Norman ASA has released Endpoint Protection, the next-generation security solution which utilises Norman DNA Matching, Norman Exploit Detection and Norman SandBox. It will guard customers’ data infrastructure against the daily flow of numerous malware attacks performed by cyber criminals.
Blue Coat ProxySG and ProxyAV appliances will share real-time intelligence and reputation data with the Proofpoint on Demand hosted service and Messaging Security Gateway appliance to provide Blue Coat and Proofpoint users with increased protection against the latest email and web-based malware attacks.
Endpoint Encryption 7.0 provides encryption for desktops, laptops and removable storage devices. This version includes Novell eDirectory client support as well as management capabilities for non-domain clients. It obscures and protects access to disk encryption keys in memory (DRAM), increasing protection against cold boot attacks. The product offers enhanced disk recovery tools to make it easier for administrators to access a machine and set usage rights to further protect confidential information. Encryption of removable media has also been enhanced. The product features support for secure data portability options including user-created self-extracting file archives. User certificates can also be used to control access to encrypted data within a specific group of users.
The HP ProCurve Threat Management Services Module is a multifunction security solution, designed to install directly into HP ProCurve 5400 and 8200 series switches.
Equipped with four front-replaceable HD drives and extensive integration features, the Divar XF is suitable for medium- to large-scale or growing systems. Its image quality and compression claims to get the most out of CCTV images.
Queensland transport chooses Unisys facial Imaging solution to provide facial image capture, facial image recognition and case management solution to help protect licence holders from identity theft.
Enterprise Reporter v5 is a dedicated appliance for processing and displaying internet filtering logs without compromising filtering speed or performance, or impacting network functions.
Access Manager 3.1 offers built-in support for WS-federation, a single sign-on feature.
The NSW Teachers Credit Union has upgraded the security of its internet banking facilities with a multi-factor authentication system.
Telecom New Zealand International (TNZI) has upgraded the capacity and security of its international network with several routers and security gateways.
Wesley College Melbourne has deployed a web security appliance to cope with increasing volumes of staff and student web-browsing.
The Victorian City of Boroondara has implemented a unified threat management (UTM) solution to reduce teleworking support costs and improve security measures for access to both information and applications.