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Patchlink looking for more acquisitions, new name
The acquisition of a vulnerability management product earlier this year was certainly not the last, according to Patchlink's international senior vice president Andrew Clarke, who also admitted a name-change is on the cards.At the AusCERT 2007 conference in Queensland's Gold Coast last week, Clarke said that the move into vulnerability management was a natural one -- the product (Harris STAT) acquired in February was already being sold as part of the Patchlink product through an OEM agreement.
AusCERT threatened by anti-cyberterrorism plans
The future of the Australian Computer Emergency Response Team (AusCERT) is uncertain after the government implemented plans to create a national computer emergency readiness team (GovCERT) to deal with cyberterrorism attacks.GovCERT was set up earlier this year to prepare for an attack on Australia's critical IT infrastructure.