September 3, 2014
NEW ALBANY, OH, September 3, 2014 – Privacyware, developer of the leading software–based Web Application Firewall and Host IPS for Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS), announced today an update to its ThreatSentry Web Application Firewall and Intrusion Prevention solution. The new release features enhanced protection from SQL Injection attacks, improved system performance and expanded database and configuration options.
"The combined impact of the most recent series of hacker-related data breaches, affecting consumers of product and services ranging from banking to healthcare. utilities, groceries, restaurants and more makes clear the urgency for stronger, more flexible web application and database security capabilities," said Greg Salvato, CEO of Privacyware. "The product enhancements provided in our latest ThreatSentry Web Application Firewall enable our customers to design and employ multi-layered security policies that deliver deep, proactive protection at the moment of attack or any suspicious behavior."
ThreatSentry is the leading software–based Web Application Firewall and Host IPS for Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS). Utilizing three distinct and fully integrated Web application security technologies, ThreatSentry identifies and blocks web application threats such as Structured Query Language (SQL) Injection, DDoS, Cross Site Request Forgery (CSRF/XSRF), Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) and other types of attacks. ThreatSentry defense capabilities are based on the OWASP Top Ten Project and helps system administrators comply with regulatory demands such as Section 6.6 of the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS).
The new release offers the following key new features and enhancements:
Performance and Stability:
Security and Defense:
ThreatSentry delivers proactive defense to secure IIS and prevents attacks from exploiting web application vulnerabilities through a complementary set of integrated components.
ThreatSentry is available for purchase or 30-day trial download via the Privacyware web site: www.privacyware.com or through business partners worldwide. Starting at just $649 per server, ThreatSentry is priced to maximize constrained IT budgets and supports Microsoft Windows Server 2012/R2, 2008/R2, 2003, 2000 and Internet Information Services (IIS) versions 8/8.5, 7, 6, and 5. For more information, including special plans for data centers and Web hosting providers, please contact Privacyware directly or visit us online.
Privacyware (www.privacyware.com) develops the leading software–based Web Application Firewall and Host IPS for Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS). Privacyware products leverage conventional and advanced analytics technologies to help systems administrators, IT security and compliance personnel more effectively identify, understand and prevent malicious, unauthorized and/or deviant computing system activity. Privacyware is a member of the Microsoft Partner Network with a Silver Application Development competency.
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