For information on BlackIce
, see BlackIce
PC Protection Firewall, at http://www.
mi2g has reported that the malfunctioning, disabled or uninstallable security software includes the following list, which is not comprehensive and many previous versions of these programs appear to be incompatible with Windows XP/SP2: BitDefender - SOFTWIN; BlackICE
- Internet Security Systems; Command Antivirus - Authentium; eTrust EZ Armor - Computer Associates; Kaspersky Anti-Virus - Kaspersky Labs; NOD32 - Eset; Norman Personal Firewall - Norman; Norton AntiVirus - Symantec; Outpost Firewall - Agnitum; VirusSecurity - Sourcenext; WinRoute Pro - Kerio and ZoneAlarm - Zone Labs.
It is also designed to exploit a very specific set of circumstances, and because of this could only infect machines running software from ISS; the BlackIce
and RealSecure security products, ironically enough.
Thousands of users of Internet Security Systems Inc's BlackICE
personal firewall and RealSecure IDS software were hit by an automated worm with a destructive payload that hit the internet on Saturday, ISS said yesterday.
Defender from Network ICE Corporation (recently acquired by Internet Security Systems) (www.
The agreement gives all students, faculty members, and employees of the University access to a customized version of BlackICE
Normally, your computer is protected by your service provider's firewall, but for extra protection, you can install your own firewall using products such as Network ICE's BlackICE
This latest worm targets unpatched, Microsoft(R) Windows(R) (Nasdaq:MSFT) versions of RealSecure and BlackICE
from Internet Security System(TM) (Nasdaq:ISSX), leveraging a published vulnerability in those systems to gain access to the host and to then spread to every other system on the network.
Internet Security Systems Inc yesterday issued a patch for a vulnerability in a core software component that is used in most of its security products, including most current versions of RealSecure, Proventia and BlackICE
from Guildsoft, combines intrusion detection systems (IDS) and firewall technologies with a new security measure and application protection designed to protect online users against the new breed of hybrid threats able to circumvent traditional firewall and anti-virus applications.
The latest version is the first product from ISS to integrate Network ICE Corp's BlackICE
network monitoring and protocol analysis technology, following ISS' recent acquisition of Network ICE.
Nasdaq:TPTI), the leader in intrusion prevention, today announced that UnityOne Intrusion Prevention Systems block the 'Witty' worm, which exploits a recently disclosed vulnerability in RealSecure and BlackICE
products from Internet Security Systems (Nasdaq:ISSX).