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Barracuda Networks, the ISSJ provider, announced that it wanted to increase the reach of its spam firewall line with the addition of a spyware-removal feature. The company said, this feature would destroy malware from previously infected desktops. The company said it is expanding its position again with the launch of the IM appliance series. Barracuda Networks, the ISSJ provider, announced that it wanted to increase the reach of its spam firewall line with the addition of a spyware-removal feature. The company said, this feature would destroy malware from previously infected desktops. The company said it is expanding its position again with the launch of the IM appliance series. The ISSJ provider, Barracuda said, its new IM Firewall, will be available by the end of the month. The price starts at around $3000 and the company offers five models. Barracuda said, the new ... (more)

Bogus Bin Laden "Death" Report Being Used to Lure Trojan Horse Downloads

Do yourself a favor this week. Avoid falling for the latest malware malarkey, which involves none other than Osama Bin Laden. Internet message boards are awash with a bogus posting claiming that CNN journalists have found the body of Osama Bin Laden, but have been forced to hold back on the news while the US government verifies the identity of the remains. Informed sources suggest that 30,000 postings have already been detected. The posting includes a link purporting to be evidence of Bin Laden's death but in fact linking to file that installs the "Hackarmy" Trojan horse and turn... (more)

Barracuda Networks Launches Barracuda Spam Firewall

Barracuda Networks, Inc., the leading provider of spam firewall solutions, today announced the Barracuda Spam Firewall Outbound Edition, a new version of the award-winning Barracuda Spam Firewall. The Barracuda Spam Firewall Outbound Edition enables organizations to enforce corporate and regulatory policies, and to ensure outgoing email is legitimate and virus-free. "No organization wants to be the source of spam or viruses," said Dean Drako, president and CEO of Barracuda Networks. "Likewise companies want to make sure that the content of email, especially when concerning confiden... (more)

Opera V8 Beta Browser, Like Firefox 1.0.1, Tackles Phishing and Spoofing

Mozilla Urges 27 Million Firefox Users to Download Anti-Phishing Update "One of the most important measures to counter phishing attacks is the use of security certificates," said Christen Krogh, Opera Software's Vice President of Engineering, last week as Opera released the second Beta version of its next browser, which includes an answer to the recent security debate over Web site spoofing. In this beta, the browser displays security information inside the address bar, located next to the padlock icon that indicates the level of security present on a site. The small, yellow secu... (more)

Quest Software's JClass ServerChart Certified for Eclipse-Based IBM Rational Java Development Solutions

Quest Software Inc., a leading provider of application, database and infrastructure management solutions,  announced that the new version of JClass ServerChart is now certified by IBM as an integrated plug-in for the IBM Rational Software Development Platform (SDP), which is built on Eclipse. Version 5.5 of JClass ServerChart, part of JClass ServerViews, Quest's award-winning suite of Java components, now includes new usability enhancements for Java Web developers. "End users have high expectations for usability and visualization in business Web applications, and JClass ServerVie... (more)