SINGAPORE - Check Point Software Technologies
Ltd. (NASDAQ:CHKP) and Internet Security Systems (ISS)(NASDAQ:ISSX), today introduced
the next level in advanced network intrusion detection capabilities with Check Point RealSecure 5.0.
The new version of Check Point RealSecure features:
- X-Press Updates for real-time notification of newly identified cyber attack signatures, including the over 500 attack signatures already cataloged in Check Point RealSecure 5.0.
- Ability to reassemble fragmented packets and defend against attackers using split up attack signatures.
- New detection logic to improve performance and reduce the number of "false positives," or traffic that is misdiagnosed as an attack.
"The ability to immediately identify and defend against cyber attacks is vital to keeping eBusinesses up and running," said Asheem Chandna, vice president, business development and product management, Check Point Software Technologies.
Check Point RealSecure 5.0 incorporates ISS market-leading RealSecure intrusion detection software, an integral component of the ISS SAFEsuite security management software platform and the industry's most comprehensive solution set for around-the-clock monitoring, detection and response of intrusions and misuse on enterprise networks and systems. RealSecure integrates with Check Point Software's Secure Virtual Network (SVN) architecture to make SVN the most comprehensive Internet security solution.