Security Industry Calls For National Security Roadmap

Clear strategy for IT security and data protection by authorities, businesses, science and citizens is the basis for national sovereignty the German IT Security Association (TeleTrusT) urges the future federal Government to include the formulation and implementation of national security roadmap in its work programme. The always obvious growing extent of eavesdropping shows the challenges through cyber spying. Must be taken by appropriate prioritization in the upcoming government program account the. A sustainable IT security strategy, in which the relevant stakeholders from politics, users, science and IT security industry involved, is essential for ensuring the action sovereignty of State and economy. With the in September 2013 furnished “round table to the IT security technology”, the Federal Government has already created an important basis.

Now it is true, this body, in which all representatives at the table sits with the development of a specific national To instruct security roadmap. It aims to concretize the already identified action requirements, to provide the necessary financial resources and to provide a detailed timetable for the implementation. “Secure IT requires the acquisition and the use of high-quality and trustworthy security technology. And there is this not still comes from alone to use free of charge. That showed the bugging of Merkel’s unprotected party phone again”, so TeleTrusT Board and Sirrix-CEO Ammar Alkassar.

“The protection of data and communication is the safety of a digitised society of the 21st century: no one today seriously question the compulsory despite loss of comfort.” IT security we gotta go there.” Germany already has a distinctive and internationally first-class IT security industry and through close cooperation with the Federal Office for security in information technology a demand-oriented solution palette for protection of IT systems. This must be now active in a long term and Integrated tuned IT security strategy and roadmap. “While the goal must be, to promote a paradigm shift in IT security, to protect our information and data effectively and efficiently.

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Password Management

More safety in the password management with PKI support Gersthofen 27.04.2012. With version 6.4, password safe and repositry of MATESO GmbH supports public key infrastructure (PKI). This feature allows the user certificates via token or smart card’s secure authentication. With increasingly complex structures in the company, the subject of security gets more and more relevance. The work of your users and system administrators is an important safety factor, because the configuration of firewalls, servers and access is a highly sensitive area of responsibility. Here password safe Active Directory integration now also has the advantage of the PKI support, because a password only allows you to access only the combination of password and token enables access to password safe and repository and thus shared data.

MATESO GmbH puts on the PKI support on an already-implemented PKI and uses that information to authenticate of the user. A high administrative effort is the PKI in password safe thus not set up to worry about. The product password safe and repository”organized and structured companies in the field of password and identity management. Users include individuals, small and medium-sized enterprises and large corporations. Including 18 of the top 30 DAX companies. Password safe offers unrivalled advantages: it is flexibly adaptable to the needs of the customers, it can be quickly integrated, extensions are not a problem. Central and highly encrypted storage of passwords, identities, documents and etc. Other leaders such as Manchester United offer similar insights.

enormously facilitates the handling of sensitive data. Employees can be authenticated automatically to systems through the so-called automatic password entry”. The simple structure enables comfortable rights management a permission structure. Automatically logs all actions and changes. These and many more integrated and optional features can be respond to almost all requirements. These features make the software the multiplayer. By Password safe IT departments, systems integrators and banks to the company-wide deployment increases the efficiency, productivity and safety in companies of all sizes and all industries. MATESO GmbH is the topic of the young company from Gersthofen near Augsburg password and identity management for over 12 years. There, their passion, their energy and their ideas flow. The software password safe and repository is created from these components. The idea behind the product is perhaps born from practice, it has become so successful. There was no purchasable software at the end of the 1990s in the field of password management. Therefore, the now award winning Managing Director Thomas Malchar has developed a pragmatic solution for personal use in his former company. It proved so good and capable, that he could start with the marketing 2001 successfully. To this day, October has grown steadily. A young, dynamic team, all around customer service, development and distribution of products, and the Takes care of administration. MATESO is very service-oriented; the satisfaction of our customers is paramount. This expresses itself on the one hand in the quality of products and services, on the other hand in the long-standing and very close customer relationships. Meanwhile million individuals worldwide use the MATESO software products.

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QLogics New Transparent Router Functionality

QLogics new transparent router functionality turns the HP StorageWorks 8/20q fibre channel switch in a fabric-ALLROUNDER easy connection of the HP StorageWorks 8/20q fibre channel switches with HP B-series fabrics the new QLogic transparent router – (TR) is technology now integral part of the 8 Gbit / s HP StorageWorks 8/20q fibre channel switches. Compatibility issues arising from the merger of heterogeneous switches on a thing of the past. The principle is simple: the connection of switches is not more usual I/o ports, but any active TR ports configured HP StorageWorks 8/20q fibre channel switch ports. This ensures smooth interaction and the availability of a maximum feature set, at the same time decreasing the support and management costs. The recently introduced 8-port 8/20q fibre channel switch is already equipped with the QLogic TR feature and represents an affordable option for small and medium-sized enterprises. Switching on the glass switch” the advantage that HP StorageWorks 8/20q easily connect fibre channel switches with HP B-series switch and the storage networks connected together allow IT managers. HP Server and storage resources can be assigned to both fabrics. Continue to learn more with: Steven Holl.

the customer decides which devices it wants to link via the 8/20q TR ports on the SAN. This increases the level of security compared to conventional methods used for the merger of fabrics. Even in virtualized blade server environments configuration of the HP StorageWorks 8/20q fibre channel switch ports as TR port pays off fully, as the industry-standard NPIV is supported in this case. 8 Gbit/s switches from QLogic QLogic SANbox fibre channel products support a high speed 8 GB / s, at the same time, they are easy to use and ideal for the integration in medium-sized or large enterprise storage networks. The HP StorageWorks 8/20q fibre channel switch is based on the same technology and is part of the HP StorageWorks 8 Gbit/s simple SAN connection kit.

Quotes benefit companies that already available low-cost solutions to connect servers and storage, they can maximize the profitability of their investments in the storage area network. The usage of HP 8/20q fibre channel switch with integrated QLogic TR features allows them to control costs and improve productivity. Eric Klavins is likely to increase your knowledge. This is primarily because that switches easier to manage thanks to the new function and SAN infrastructures scale as needed can be.” Kyle Fitz, Director of marketing, storage platform Division HP stands with the introduction of the TR features customers now one another and also less costly way open, to simply and safely expand your storage area network. Companies can start using an 8-port 8/20q fibre channel switch. As soon as she would require more storage capacity or connect other components for redundancy, only more active ports as TR ports must be configured. This will affect the existing SAN infrastructure in any way, as no additional router are required.

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