Trend Micro InterScan Gateway Security Appliance
Designed for SMB organisations looking for an easy to install, easy to maintain content security solution, the all-in-one secure content management appliance incorporates antivirus, anti-spyware, anti-spam, content filtering and URL filtering. The appliance supports employee productivity and includes an anti-bot functionality to help prevent internal PCs from becoming zombies. It provides ease-of-use with simplified installation through preconfigured software and hardware.The appliance also has heuristic detection technology and automated, remote cleanup capabilities, and enables organisations to enforce their gateway content security with a single product. There is a choice of six appliances, with model licensing upgrades requiring no hardware changes. It features a Webbased management console; automatic policy/service update; and damage cleanup services.
Distributed by Ingram Micro.
RRP: From $6499
Kaspersky for Microsoft Exchange Server 2003
The software protects users of corporate mail systems from viruses and spam, and can be centrally administrated. It provides scanning of incoming and outgoing messages and mail stored on the server as well as messages in shared folders. Kaspersky Security for Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 can track virus activity to isolate the source of an epidemic, so that the administrator can take effective measures. The product can also store copies of message in the backup folder before deleting them. Platforms supported include: Microsoft Windows 2000 Server with Service Pack 4 or higher. Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server with Service Pack 4 or higher. Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Standard Edition or higher. Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Enterprise Edition or higher Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 Standard Edition or higher.
Distributed by Microbe.
RRP: From $457 for 10 mailboxes.
Workshare Protect Enterprise Suite
Comprised of three components, the endpoint and network-level outbound content security solution reduces the leakage of privacy, financial and confidential information over multiple channels and file types. It delivers the complete ABC's of outbound content security: alerting users of violations, blocking where necessary, and curing the problem when appropriate. It alerts users to potentially embarrassing, regulated or confidential content leaks before they happen, cures risky content when appropriate, and blocks only when necessary. It also encrypts outbound information and applies content rights. The suite also provides enterprise class centralized management and reporting, robust content fi ltering techniques for multiple protocols and over 370 content types.
Distributed by Workshare.
RRP: Price on application.
Centennial Software DeviceWall 4.5
Designed to help organisations manage risks associated with portable storage devices on the corporate network, the software provides IT managers with complete control of all attempted device connections and fi le transfers. The USB endpoint security software includes the ability to audit data being transferred from company networks onto devices, and eases the setting of time-restricted access in exceptional circumstances and boasts a new graphical interface. It allows administrators to grant temporary access rights associated with portable storage devices. The file access auditing automatically logs the names of accessed files, access type (read/write/ rename/delete), date and time of access, the name of the person accessing the information, the process for accessing the information (e.g. notepad.exe or explorer.exe), and whether the attempt was blocked or allowed. Distributed by Centennial Software Australia.
RRP: from $28 per seat, which includes the administration server and database repository
Clearswift MIMEsweeper SMTP Appliance
Complete email security in a box, the appliance incorporates antivirus by Kaspersky, Clearswift SpamLogic anti-spam and intelligent MIMEsweeper content filtering. It blocks all incoming and outgoing email threats, and requires no specialist knowledge. Key to the appliance is the addition of Personal Message Manager (PMM), which allows users to manage their emails by giving simple access to appropriate quarantine areas and the ability to release any legitimate emails from there. It has new TLS encryption to allow secure communication with trusted third parties without the need for complex encryption systems. Additional enhancements include a new version of Clearswift's SpamLogic technology, which provides users with a comprehensive array of defences against spam to deliver accuracy rates of more than 99 per cent. Enhancements to the policy centre of MIMEsweeper's GUI make control and management simpler, and ensures a higher level of policy management.
Distributed by itX Group.
RRP: $9114 for the intro model, CS250
Optimised to reduce business risk from Internet abuse and improve employee effi ciency, the Internet management tool secures and protects organizations against Web-browsing threats. It allows companies to control threats from inside the Web gateway, securing organisations against external threats from viruses, spyware, phishing and other malicious code attacks. Capable of scaling from tens to more than 150,000 users, it meets compliance requirements including limiting inappropriate Web content; preventing the leak of confi dential fi les via webmail; and providing reports on all aspects of Internet usage. It also provides realtime protection against websites associated with phishing or spam (using Marshal's URLCensor facility), provides support for free or low-cost third-party URL fi ltering, support for the latest anti-virus scanners, and support for the latest crop of HTTP 1.1 Web browsers, such as Internet Explorer 7.0 and Mozilla Firefox. It runs on Windows Server 2000/2003 and Windows XP Professional.
Distributed by Express Data
RRP: $1295 for a 25-user licence