Products shown at the RSA Conference

Our round-up of intriguing new products from RSA.

Products of the Week

Our round-up of intriguing new products from the RSA Conference.

Symantec Endpoint Protection Small Business Edition

Key features: Intended for businesses with fewer than 100 employees, this Windows-based desktop security software includes antimalware, firewall and intrusion protection with a new server-based management console designed with simplicity in mind for fast, easy software installation. More info .

Cisco's ASA 5500 Series 8.2 Software with Botnet Traffic Filter

Key features: Adding the Cisco Botnet Traffic Filter to the Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance 5500 Series hardware allows managers to identify computers infected by botnet malware trying to "call home" for instructions. More info.

Cisco Intrusion Prevention System Software Version 7.0

Key features: Software upgrade for the Cisco IPS adds global correlation of threat data from Cisco's array of sensors worldwide to provide "reputational analysis" in the form of both automated filtering and defense, plus available reports. More info.

IBM's Network Security Controller

Key features: NSC aggregates traffic from multiple IBM Proventia IPS GX6116 appliances onto 10Gbps uplinks. The idea is to give customers a way to stretch the life of their existing intrusion-prevention systems as they move to 10G networking.

WatchGuard Fireware XTM OS

Key features: The new firewall operating system includes support for HTTPS and VoIP security, clustering and load balancing. More info.

Enterprise Firewall Buyer's Guide

Axway's Secure Messenger

Key features: Hosted offering of Axway's Secure Messenger messaging encryption platform includes true message recall functionality, completely taking the message off the server. Taking encryption to the cloud provides a secure but affordable solution to SMBs. More info.

LogRhythm 5.0

Key features: LogRhythm 5.0 provides file integrity monitoring that issues alerts in near real-time when protected files are changed, and traces activity back to the individual user who performed them. It also incorporates Endpoint Monitoring & Control that tracks, alerts on, logs, and audits all movement of data to removable media ports and can optionally block data transfers on selected machines and devices. More info.

HP Assessment Management Platform 8.0

Key features: Tool for identifying and audit reporting on vulnerabilities in applications supports various scanners,
including HP WebInspect 8.0, through a dashboard view and enterprise control of scanning. More info .

Related story: HP Software bolsters application-scanning products

HP Software's WebInspect 8.0

Key features: This Web application-vulnerability scanning tool adds support for scanning of Adobe Flash and
Web 2.0 applications to identify problems such as cross-site scripting and recommend remediation. More info.

Triumfant Resolution Manager

Key features: Triumfant Resolution Manager uses patent-pending software to automatically discover, analyze and remediate attacks and unexpected changes on endpoint computers and servers in real time without human intervention. Triumfant works to ensure that organizations start every day with their endpoint machines secure and audit ready. More info.

Bit9's Parity 5.0

Key features: Bit9's Parity 5.0 software addresses (and prevents) the challenge of unauthorized software, making it easier for organizations to assess in real-time whether any unauthorized software is running on a company's endpoints; through a graphical representation of the network, pinpoint exactly what endpoints are in breach of policy; and quickly determine how safe an application is through a cloud-based reputation service. More info.

eEye Digital Security's nk Server 4

Key features: Intended for Windows 2000 servers up to Windows 2008, this security software includes a wide range of capabilities, including Web-server application protection, firewall, host-based intrusion detection and prevention, vulnerability-aseessment scanner and anti-virus modules from Norman Data Defense. More info.

Norman's Network Protector

Key features: The Network Protector appliance sits between network segments inline with traffic, which it scans and forwards packet-by-packet. When it determines a transfer includes malware, it blocks the last segments of it, forcing a request for retransmission, which it blocks.

Related story: Norman launches security appliance

ArcSight Express

Key features: The new ArcSight Express family helps midsize organizations automate enterprise-class security information and event management. ArcSight Express includes a real-time correlation appliance, a log management appliance for long-term storage, and the built-in expert correlation rules, dashboards, and reports needed to secure midsize IT infrastructures. More info.

Security Information Management Buyer's Guide

Syphan's ITC220

Key features: This 10G security appliance, designed to support high-speed security services, can enforce policies for 1,000 VLANs or 500 customers in a service-provider setting. It filters with just 64 nanosec delay and maintains state of 16 milllion flows, enabling it to quickly identify slow-entry attacks. More info.

Related story: RSA: U.K. start-up promises 10Gbps security filtering

NEC's SiteShell

Key features: This software Web-application firewall is NEC's first foray into selling software in the U.S. Customers can buy it for a flat subscription fee with no up-front capital cost, and that includes a signature update service. SiteShell has been available in Japan since last summer. More info.

Related story: NEC gets into security software

Secure Web Gateway Buyer's Guide

AVG LinkScanner

Key features: LinkScanner is a new free security component, which scans all results of the supported Internet search engines, and provides an evaluation of a safety level of each found Web site. At the same time, the LinkScanner also checks all Internet addresses typed into the address bar of your browser, or linked on other Web sites. While browsing the Internet, Active-Surf-Shield protects you against any threats hidden within the Web sites upon their direct visit. More info.

Syferlock's GridGuard 2.6

Key features: GridGuard is an enhanced authentication system for remote access allowing users to leverage existing traditional passwords, but have it input and transmitted as a one-time password without any additional hardware or client software. The release allows individual UI customization and patented security modifiers. More info.

MXI Security Stealth M200

Key features: Encrypted USB devices to automatically encrypt and decrypt data stored on device; load an entire virtual desktop onto the device to safely work from any computer; protected by strong password authentication with highly configurable hardware password complexity rules; one device can be shared with multiple co-workers or family members. More info.

Passlogix v-GO® Access Accelerator Suite

Key features: A new easier-to-use v-GO® Single Sign-On™ client for end users; multi-session capability for kiosks and shared workstations; easier single sign-on and password changes for administrative accounts; and updated application support. More info.

Alcatel Lucent OmniAccess 8550 Web Services Gateway

Key features: Detailed, context-sensitive capture of usage patterns that lets organizations monitor and adapt to security breaches. Efficient, flexible, high-performance policy evaluation and contextual policy enforcement for protection of private information. Granular views of user-centric Web services, ensuring authorized individuals (including those offering third-party services) have access to the information they require. More info.

CA's Enterprise Log Manager

Key features: Collects, manages and archives security information, specifically the log data from various IT systems and security devices including firewalls, operating systems and applications; and provides aggregated reports that help verify compliance and support security investigations. More info.

Related story: CA jockeys for stronger position in security, management markets

RadiantOne Virtual Directory Server Proxy Edition 5.1

Key features: The RadiantOne Virtual Directory Server (VDS) Proxy Edition is a virtual directory, designed to overcome the most common directory integration challenges. VDS Proxy Edition provides a single, logical view of all users across directories for authentication and authorization initiatives, enabling the deployment of identity for Portal and Web Access Management. More info.

Symantec Protection Suite Enterprise Edition

Key features: Intended for enterprises of 100 users and more, this package includes Symantec's endpoint security protection for antimalware, firewall, intrusion protection, plus Brightmail and Microsoft messaging security along with Symantec Backup Exec and Systems Recovery Desktop Edition, network-access control software, antivirus for Mac and Linix and mobile antivirus for Windows Mobile. More info.

Symantec Protection Suite Small Business Edition

Key features: This package includes Symantec's Endpoint Protection antimalware, firewall and added capabilities combined with Symantec antivirus for the Macintosh, Symantec Mail Security for Microsoft Exchange, Premium Anti-Spam, Backup and Recovery Exec and System Recovery Desktop Edition. More info.

RadiantOne Virtual Directory Server Context Edition 5.1

Key features: The RadiantOne Virtual Directory Server (VDS) Context Edition uses virtualization to create a complete identity service for mission-critical initiatives. VDS Context Edition is designed for high-volume, highly heterogeneous identity environments, featuring multiple user populations, (customers, partners, employees) and disparate data sources (directories, databases, and web services). More info.