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How many times do you hear network administrators scream at the top of their voice,

firewall pc  technologies , stateful inspection firewall . How many times do you hear Network Administrators scream at the top of their voice, I have spent millions of dollars' buying expensive and best Antivirus software solutions and yet every two months, when a new virus strikes, I have my entire network go down!!! This is a common complaint you will get to hear from one and all Network Administrators, primarily because most security vendors today concentrate more on a reactive approach to stop virus attacks,

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Compaq, HP, IBM, Intel and Microsoft Create New PC Security Alliance


Five key vendors, Compaq, HP, IBM, Intel, and Microsoft have allied together to develop a new hardware and software specification for personal computer security. The alliance has set a goal of publishing a specification proposal by the second half of 2000. It remains to be seen what impact this will have on the rapidly increasing number of information security attacks.

firewall pc  for developing the first firewall, What it seems they're saying is that they're going to develop hardware specs and BIOS extensions that will enable certain security services to the operating system. That's nice but if the operating system isn't good, security-wise, it won't matter what the hardware provides. If nothing else, the formation of this alliance is sure to heighten security awareness in the information technology sector as a whole. Elias Levy, Chief Technical Officer of Security Focus and Read More

Earthlink Leads the Way in DSL Security


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firewall pc  receive Symantec's Norton Personal Firewall 2000, and Mac users receive Open Door's DoorStop firewall. With the ability to provide DSL services to 50 metropolitan areas, Earthlink today is the only ISP that offers built-in security with its DSL services. Earthlink customers receive instructions explaining what they need to do to activate their personal firewall. They also receive a unique secure download key that enables them to download it securely. With a reputation for superior customer service, Read More

Security Begins on Your Desktop


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firewall pc  They also make convenient firewall lines of demarcation. Corporate accounts with Internet Service Providers can simplify configuration and technical support. Inspect-and-Push software version management simplifies distribution and increases the probability that current virus detection and firewall software is in place. Locked-down desktop and laptop configurations can help but generally they are bypassed to 'personalize' software and networking options. This only works in high control / high conformance Read More

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IBM announced plans to stop selling its Aptiva line of PCs through retail outlets.

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Dell Takes Over the #1 Spot in the U.S. PC Market


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Japan's NEC Corp. plans a restructuring of its U.S. Packard Bell NEC unit that will result in layoffs of about 80 percent of the unit's staff, the departure of senior management and its withdrawal from the U.S. retail personal-computer market.

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Computer maker Acer is planning to launch a line of Internet appliances at next month's Consumer Electronics Show, in Las Vegas, according to a company source.

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