Six tips for protecting critical data against Advanced Evasion Techniques

March 30, 2011 by · Comments Off on Six tips for protecting critical data against Advanced Evasion Techniques 

Web Hosting BlogLONDON, UK – Stonesoft, an innovative provider of integrated network security and business continuity solutions, discovered Advanced Evasion Techniques (AETs) last year. Since then, it has been verified that the threat posed by AETs to organisation’s critical data capital and systems is constantly evolving and dynamic. Here Stonesoft shares six tips for organisations to protect their critical data assets and systems against Advanced Evasion Techniques.

Evasions are a way to bypass network intrusion prevention systems (IPS) or any security device that is supposed to do network traffic inspection. As such, evasion techniques have been known for a long time. However, when Stonesoft discovered the AETs – a new threat category that existing network security systems are not able to detect – the information and the first 23 samples were quickly delivered to the Computer Emergency Response Team CERT-FI and later announced to the public. Stonesoft has recently shared 124 newly discovered samples with CERT-FI. However, this was just the tip of the iceberg. Read more

Array Networks Unveils Total Value Partner Program

March 23, 2011 by · Comments Off on Array Networks Unveils Total Value Partner Program 

Hosting ToolboxMILPITAS, CA — Array Networks Inc.(TWO: 3664) a global leader in optimized application access, security and delivery, today announced the Array Total Value partner program designed to drive new business opportunities and increased profits for value-added resellers, solution providers and systems integrators selling application delivery, application acceleration, SSL VPN and secure access products. Providing a comprehensive suite of products, services, resources and incentives, Array Total Value helps partners uncover opportunities, deploy profitable solutions and develop expertise necessary for capitalizing on growing momentum in high-margin markets including secure application delivery, data center virtualization and cloud services.

Arriving on the heels of Array’s recent APV 600 Series application delivery controller launch, Array Total Value is ideal for partners serving small to large enterprise customers with a focus on financial services, healthcare and technology. Armed with live prospects, best-in-class products and leading-edge expertise, partners can quickly grow new business and drive incremental revenue by providing essential services such as consulting, installation, training and local support, hardware and software integration, and industry-specific expertise. Array Total Value partners also receive valuable incentives aimed at maximizing margins including low cost demonstration units, joint promotional opportunities and participation in both initial and renewal support revenue. Read more

Array Networks Unveils Ultra-Scalable 60Gbps Application Delivery Controller

February 10, 2011 by · Comments Off on Array Networks Unveils Ultra-Scalable 60Gbps Application Delivery Controller 

Hosting BlogMILPITAS, CA — Array Networks Inc., Array Networks Inc., a global leader in optimized application access, security and delivery, today announced the immediate availability of its next-generation, 60Gbps application delivery controller (ADC) appliance. The APV9650 delivers more L4 throughput, more Layer 7 throughput and unbeatable price-performance as compared to the closest competing ADC appliance. As capable as it is fast, the APV9650 also introduces key enhancements for optimizing service delivery and lowering costs in the enterprise and service provider data center.

Powered by Array’s SpeedCore application delivery platform, the APV9650 leverages a parallelized, multi-core architecture to pack maximum scalability and performance into a compact, energy-efficient form factor. Notable advancements include 2048-bit SSL encryption for accelerating performance and standards compliance, virtual environment integration and 10Gig Ethernet for an affordable route to data center modernization, IPv6 for creating headroom to profit from explosive growth in mobility, and high-speed HTTP processing to enable real-time application velocity for millions of concurrent users. Read more