Content Security

Springer advanced its relationship with the Copyright Clearance Center, a not-for-profit organization providing copyright licensing solutions for various forms of publishing.

Posted Mar 05, 2010

Network security firm Fidelis Security Systems added a new feature to its Fidelis Extrusion Prevention System (XPS), a next-generation network security platform.

Posted Mar 05, 2010

Data security firm Imperva announced the European availability of its new discovery and assessment services (DAS).

Posted Feb 12, 2010

VASCO Data Security Inc. has extended its DIGIPASS for Mobile authentication program to Windows Mobile users.

Posted Jan 22, 2010

Fidelis Security Systems, a provider of data leakage prevention (DLP) products, has released a new version of its Fidelis Extrusion Prevention System (XPS).

Posted Jan 22, 2010

iCopyright announced a new billing and licensing service designed to supply content to business and enterprise users.

Posted Jan 19, 2010

IBM and data protection company Bocada expanded their ongoing relationship to provide advanced data protection and backup services for IBM's clients.

Posted Jan 15, 2010

Oxford University Press (OUP) has signed an agreement with Copyright Clearance Center (CCC) to license the reuse of approximately 100,000 books and journals from the U.S. and Oxford University Press in the U.K.

Posted Dec 22, 2009

Non-profit Copyright Clearance Center announced that John Wiley & Sons selected CCC's Rightslink platform as the online licensing solution for the publisher's portfolio of scientific journals and encyclopedias.

Posted Dec 08, 2009

Atypon Systems launched an updated and refined version of its RightSuite identity and access management solution for publishers.

Posted Dec 04, 2009

IBM has acquired in real-time enterprise database monitoring and protection company Guardium.

Posted Dec 01, 2009

A new version of the ACAP Technology Working Group's Automated Content Access Protocol has been released.

Posted Oct 16, 2009

This year, when Proofpoint, Inc., an email security and data loss provider, conducted its annual study on outbound email and data loss prevention issues, it had an additional question in mind: Is the recession creating an increased risk? By the time "Outbound Email and Data Loss Prevention in Today's Enterprise, 2009" was released in July, Proofpoint had found the connection it was looking for.

Posted Oct 05, 2009

For social network junkies-and companies that rely on sites such as Twitter and Facebook to interact with clients-Aug. 6 was a bleak day. A massive distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack targeting a single pro-Georgian blogger drastically slowed or stopped five major sites: Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, LiveJournal, and Fotki.

Posted Sep 30, 2009

Accellion, Inc. and Fidelis Security Systems have partnered to provide corporations with a means to stop data leakage of confidential information at the file transfer source by integrating Fidelis Security Systems' data leakage prevention (DLP) platform and XPS with Accellion's Managed File Transfer solution.

Posted Sep 25, 2009

Discovery Communications, the parent company for the Discovery Channel and Animal Planet, has selected a Spectra T950 tape library from data protection company Spectra Logic to support its Latin American operations, based in Miami.

Posted Sep 15, 2009

Cyber-Ark has released updates to version 5.5 of its Privileged Identity Management Suite, which will include a new version of Application Identity Manager.

Posted Sep 04, 2009

Everybody is doing it: "tweeting," that is. Yet like so many other things that are all the rage, Twitter has a bit of a dark side. No, I'm not talking about users who detail their entire day via the microblogging site. Recently, concerns about hacking and "maltweets" have plagued users of the popular free social networking site and others.

Posted Sep 01, 2009

RightsFlow, a provider of mechanical licensing, accounting, and royalty payment services for companies that sell or distribute music worldwide, announced the completion of a $1.5 million Series A financing round with Originate Ventures of Bethlehem, Penn.

Posted Aug 28, 2009

The Hoge Raad der Nederlanden, the Dutch Supreme Court, has adopted ARX's CoSign digital signature software.

Posted Aug 21, 2009

Data leakage prevention (DLP) company Fidelis Security Systems has announced that Fidelis XPS is the first DLP program to be added to the U.S. Army Information Assurance Approved Products List.

Posted Aug 21, 2009 has released an eponymous online identity verification service that has brought the public records identity verification technology used by financial institutions to Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and other social media websites.

Posted Aug 21, 2009

State College-based Optical Image Technology (OIT), maker of the DocFinity suite of document management and workflow software, announced a new partnership with Cyber Technologies, a Phoenix, Arizona-based company that specializes in digital information security.

Posted Aug 18, 2009

IBM added to its security portfolio with its acquisition of Ounce Labs, Inc., a privately owned Massachusetts enterprise source code security testing company, for an undisclosed amount.

Posted Jul 31, 2009

Proofpoint, Inc., a provider of SaaS email security, email archiving and data loss prevention solutions, announced that it has signed a global distribution agreement with COMPUTERLINKS, a value-added distributor of IT security, IT infrastructure, and Internet technology solutions.

Posted Jul 28, 2009