Check Point Introduces New Firewall Appliances
Check Point Software Technologies introduced two new blade form factor firewall appliances along with an upgrade to its software to manage increasingly complex security environments. Check Point says the new 61000 and 21400 model firewall blades deliver not only firewall protection, but also deliver intrusion prevention, data loss protection and application control.
Ricoh Picks Vidyo Technology For Portable Videoconferencing System
Ricoh, best known for printers and copiers, is getting into the growing UC market, adopting scalable video coding technology from Vidyo for a portable videoconferencing system. The Ricoh Unified Communication System P3000 model delivers high-definition, multipoint videoconferencing, as well as the ability to share documents and photos, using a 3.5-pound portable room system.
Black Hat Will Once Again Show Our Security Weaknesses
The most important thing about Black Hat is the reality check it provides on just how insecure everything really is, from computers to networks to mobile devices to industrial and other systems that are now increasingly connected and exposed. And this week’s Black Hat will be no exception, as several scheduled demos will display just how scary some of these security holes can be.
eEye Improves Vulnerability Prioritization Capabilities
The new release of eEye Digital Security’s CS Management product improves enterprise ability to prioritize remediation and mitigation of known vulnerabilities. Version 2.5 of the vulnerability management offering also adds support for mobile devices and free patching for select non-Windows applications.