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MOBILE SECURITY

The characteristics that make mobile technology so
attractive--portability and convenience--are also what make it
vulnerable. Mobile devices are easily lost or stolen, putting
data at risk. In addition, wireless communication isn't as
protected as we'd like it to be. So, the old adage, "better safe
than sorry," still holds true when it comes to this modern
technology. These products help keep your data and devices safe
now, so you won't be sorry later.

                        PRICE                   DESCRIPTION

Blueice Multipass

Blueice                 Call for prices         Designed for companies
http://multipass.com                            wanting to sell
                                                products online to
                                                users of mobile
                                                devices, Multipass
                                                authenticates the
                                                identities of both
                                                the seller and buyer.
                                                Companies can
                                                integrate Multipass
                                                with an existing
                                                e-commerce system and
                                                use it with an
                                                unlimited number of
                                                customers.

F-Secure Anti-Virus for Handhelds

F-Secure                Prices start at         F-Secure Anti-Virus
http://www.f-secure.    US$31.95                combined with a virus
com                     Volume discounts        signature update
                        available               service provides fully
                                                automatic protection
                                                against viruses and
                                                harmful content in all
                                                file types. To prevent
                                                infection, all files
                                                are automatically
                                                intercepted and
                                                scanned when they
                                                are saved, copied,
                                                downloaded,
                                                synchronized or
                                                otherwise modified.
                                                This product comes in
                                                versions for Pocket
                                                PC, and Nokia 9200
                                                Communicator series
                                                and Sony Ericsson P800
                                                series smartphones.

F-Secure FileCrypto for Handhelds

F-Secure                Prices start at $64.25  FileCrypto is a
http://www.f-secure.    Volume discounts        content encryption
com                     available               application that
                                                provides protection
                                                against unwanted data
                                                disclosure. It
                                                automatically encrypts
                                                all files before
                                                storing and decrypts
                                                the files again when
                                                they're opened,
                                                without any need for
                                                user intervention.
                                                Comes in versions for
                                                Pocket PC and Nokia
                                                9200 Communicator
                                                series smartphones.

F-Secure SSH

F-Secure                Prices start at $115    F-Secure SSH is
http://www.f-secure.    Volume discounts        designed to provide
com                     available               secure Internet
                                                connections from
                                                smartphones. The
                                                F-Secure SSH server
                                                allows secure remote
                                                access to third-party
                                                applications, such
                                                as e-mail and an
                                                intranet, or secure
                                                management of network
                                                servers and hosts
                                                from the device.

FlexySafe Fleet

FlexySafe               $288                    FlexySafe Fleet is
http://www.flexysafe.                           designed for field
co.uk                                           engineers and mobile
                                                salespeople who need
                                                a way to secure their
                                                laptop when they leave
                                                it in their vehicle.
                                                Users can install
                                                it in their
                                                vehicles using a
                                                police-approved
                                                securing method that
                                                doesn't require bolts
                                                or screws or damage to
                                                the vehicle. The safe
                                                itself is made of
                                                heat-treated hardened
                                                steel.

Kensington MicroSaver Retractable

Kensington              $56.95                  Microsaver Retractable
Technology Group                                is a retractable,
http://www.kensington.                          portable laptop
com                                             security cable with a
                                                T-bar lock that helps
                                                safely secure laptops.
                                                The cable is 4 feet
                                                long and attaches to
                                                any device with a slot
                                                adapter.

MMS for PDA

New Media Security      Prices start at $83     NMS for PDA is an
http://www.newmedia-                            tool for Pocket PC
security.com/                                   PDA security and
                                                protection. NMS for
                                                PDA encrypts all data,
                                                in real-time, on all
                                                removable media such
                                                as Compact Flash
                                                cards, SD-cards and
                                                micro drives. NMS uses
                                                a strong password,
                                                not just a PIN for
                                                authentication.
                                                Another option is to
                                                wipe of all PDA data
                                                under two conditions:
                                                if the PDA becomes
                                                locked (after a number
                                                of wrong passwords
                                                have been entered), or
                                                the PDA is not used or
                                                docked for a specified
                                                number of days.
                                                Management functions
                                                let administrators
                                                change login settings,
                                                and control password
                                                policy and the
                                                encryption of storage
                                                cards.

PDA Defense Professional

PDA Defense             $29.95                  PDA Defense
http://www.pdadefense.                          automatically and
com                                             securely locks PDA
                                                devices and provides
                                                an easy-to-use
                                                interface and flexible
                                                protection system.
                                                Key features include
                                                selective database
                                                encryption, password
                                                encryption,
                                                decryption-on-demand,
                                                password masking,
                                                port-locking measures,
                                                and the ability to
                                                erase PDA data when
                                                the user exceeds the
                                                maximum number of
                                                attempts or goes
                                                too long without
                                                synchronizing. PDA
                                                Defense is available
                                                for Palm, Pocket PC,
                                                and RIM devices.

SecurConnect

SecurSoftware           Prices start at         SecurConnect is a
http://www.secur        $109.99                 client application
software.com                                    that lets users
                                                connect to a remote
                                                access server (RAS)
                                                via dial-up and /or
                                                virtual private
                                                network (VPN)
                                                gateways, and even
                                                back-to-back VPNs.
                                                SecurConnect lets
                                                companies distribute
                                                dial-up and VPN
                                                accounts to their
                                                users, but hide any
                                                crucial information
                                                inside the SecurCard
                                                in an easy-to-use
                                                administration
                                                utility.

Stealth Signal Tracking Service

Stealth Signal          Prices start at $45     Stealth Signal uses an
http://www.stealth      for a one-year          undectable transmitter
signal.com                                      you install on your
                                                laptop to track
                                                subscription to the
                                                service its location.
                                                Any time your computer
                                                is connected to the
                                                Internet, the Stealth
                                                Volume discounts
                                                available Signal
                                                transmitter sends a
                                                traceable signal to
                                                the monitoring center.
                                                Stealth Signal can
                                                autodetect any proxy
                                                or firewall, corporate
                                                or personal, and
                                                access the Internet
                                                even if the firewall
                                                requires a password.
                                                The only way to remove
                                                the system is to login
                                                into the Stealth
                                                Signal Website with
                                                a valid account
                                                or password and
                                                deactivate the
                                                service.

SurfControl E-mail Filter

SurfControl             Contact for prices.     SurfControl E-mail
http://www.surf                                 Filter targets both
control.com                                     internal and external
                                                e-mail and Web content
                                                to stop spam. This is
                                                particularly important
                                                for mobile devices,
                                                where system resources
                                                are limited. The
                                                product uses
                                                configurable
                                                dictionaries
                                                pre-populated with
                                                keywords and phrases
                                                found in risk e-mail.
                                                It also supports
                                                Boolean language
                                                filtering and adaptive
                                                reasoning technology
                                                to dynamically update
                                                the filtering tools as
                                                new content appears.

Utimaco SafeGuard PDA

Utimaco Safeware        $36                     SafeGuard PDA protects
http://www.utimaco.com                          Pocket PC devices
                                                against unauthorized
                                                use via a secure and
                                                convenient user
                                                authentication. Using
                                                the standardized AES
                                                encryption algorithm,
                                                users can safely store
                                                data on devices or
                                                send encrypted data
                                                via e-mail.

ZoneLabs ZoneAlarm Pro

ZoneLabs                $49.95                  ZoneAlarm Pro is a
http://www.zonelabs.                            personal firewall for
com                                             laptops and desktop
                                                machines. It promises
                                                to keep personal data
                                                and privacy safe from
                                                Internet hackers and
                                                data thieves. Protects
                                                against worms,
                                                Trojans, spyware,
                                                and a wide range
                                                of malicious
                                                e-mail attachments.
                                                Also includes
                                                cookie-control and
                                                ad-blocking software.

MOBILE SECURITY

The characteristics that make mobile technology so
attractive--portability and convenience--are also what make it
vulnerable. Mobile devices are easily lost or stolen, putting
data at risk. In addition, wireless communication isn't as
protected as we'd like it to be. So, the old adage, "better safe
than sorry," still holds true when it comes to this modern
technology. These products help keep your data and devices safe
now, so you won't be sorry later.

                        PRICE                   DESCRIPTION

Blueice Multipass

Blueice                 Call for prices         Designed for companies
http://multipass.com                            wanting to sell
                                                products online to
                                                users of mobile
                                                devices, Multipass
                                                authenticates the
                                                identities of both
                                                the seller and buyer.
                                                Companies can
                                                integrate Multipass
                                                with an existing
                                                e-commerce system and
                                                use it with an
                                                unlimited number of
                                                customers.

F-Secure Anti-Virus for Handhelds

F-Secure                Prices start at         F-Secure Anti-Virus
http://www.f-secure.    US$31.95                combined with a virus
com                     Volume discounts        signature update
                        available               service provides fully
                                                automatic protection
                                                against viruses and
                                                harmful content in all
                                                file types. To prevent
                                                infection, all files
                                                are automatically
                                                intercepted and
                                                scanned when they
                                                are saved, copied,
                                                downloaded,
                                                synchronized or
                                                otherwise modified.
                                                This product comes in
                                                versions for Pocket
                                                PC, and Nokia 9200
                                                Communicator series
                                                and Sony Ericsson P800
                                                series smartphones.

F-Secure FileCrypto for Handhelds

F-Secure                Prices start at $64.25  FileCrypto is a
http://www.f-secure.    Volume discounts        content encryption
com                     available               application that
                                                provides protection
                                                against unwanted data
                                                disclosure. It
                                                automatically encrypts
                                                all files before
                                                storing and decrypts
                                                the files again when
                                                they're opened,
                                                without any need for
                                                user intervention.
                                                Comes in versions for
                                                Pocket PC and Nokia
                                                9200 Communicator
                                                series smartphones.

F-Secure SSH

F-Secure                Prices start at $115    F-Secure SSH is
http://www.f-secure.    Volume discounts        designed to provide
com                     available               secure Internet
                                                connections from
                                                smartphones. The
                                                F-Secure SSH server
                                                allows secure remote
                                                access to third-party
                                                applications, such
                                                as e-mail and an
                                                intranet, or secure
                                                management of network
                                                servers and hosts
                                                from the device.

FlexySafe Fleet

FlexySafe               $288                    FlexySafe Fleet is
http://www.flexysafe.                           designed for field
co.uk                                           engineers and mobile
                                                salespeople who need
                                                a way to secure their
                                                laptop when they leave
                                                it in their vehicle.
                                                Users can install
                                                it in their
                                                vehicles using a
                                                police-approved
                                                securing method that
                                                doesn't require bolts
                                                or screws or damage to
                                                the vehicle. The safe
                                                itself is made of
                                                heat-treated hardened
                                                steel.

Kensington MicroSaver Retractable

Kensington              $56.95                  Microsaver Retractable
Technology Group                                is a retractable,
http://www.kensington.                          portable laptop
com                                             security cable with a
                                                T-bar lock that helps
                                                safely secure laptops.
                                                The cable is 4 feet
                                                long and attaches to
                                                any device with a slot
                                                adapter.

MMS for PDA

New Media Security      Prices start at $83     NMS for PDA is an
http://www.newmedia-                            tool for Pocket PC
security.com/                                   PDA security and
                                                protection. NMS for
                                                PDA encrypts all data,
                                                in real-time, on all
                                                removable media such
                                                as Compact Flash
                                                cards, SD-cards and
                                                micro drives. NMS uses
                                                a strong password,
                                                not just a PIN for
                                                authentication.
                                                Another option is to
                                                wipe of all PDA data
                                                under two conditions:
                                                if the PDA becomes
                                                locked (after a number
                                                of wrong passwords
                                                have been entered), or
                                                the PDA is not used or
                                                docked for a specified
                                                number of days.
                                                Management functions
                                                let administrators
                                                change login settings,
                                                and control password
                                                policy and the
                                                encryption of storage
                                                cards.

PDA Defense Professional

PDA Defense             $29.95                  PDA Defense
http://www.pdadefense.                          automatically and
com                                             securely locks PDA
                                                devices and provides
                                                an easy-to-use
                                                interface and flexible
                                                protection system.
                                                Key features include
                                                selective database
                                                encryption, password
                                                encryption,
                                                decryption-on-demand,
                                                password masking,
                                                port-locking measures,
                                                and the ability to
                                                erase PDA data when
                                                the user exceeds the
                                                maximum number of
                                                attempts or goes
                                                too long without
                                                synchronizing. PDA
                                                Defense is available
                                                for Palm, Pocket PC,
                                                and RIM devices.

SecurConnect

SecurSoftware           Prices start at         SecurConnect is a
http://www.secur        $109.99                 client application
software.com                                    that lets users
                                                connect to a remote
                                                access server (RAS)
                                                via dial-up and /or
                                                virtual private
                                                network (VPN)
                                                gateways, and even
                                                back-to-back VPNs.
                                                SecurConnect lets
                                                companies distribute
                                                dial-up and VPN
                                                accounts to their
                                                users, but hide any
                                                crucial information
                                                inside the SecurCard
                                                in an easy-to-use
                                                administration
                                                utility.

Stealth Signal Tracking Service

Stealth Signal          Prices start at $45     Stealth Signal uses an
http://www.stealth      for a one-year          undectable transmitter
signal.com                                      you install on your
                                                laptop to track
                                                subscription to the
                                                service its location.
                                                Any time your computer
                                                is connected to the
                                                Internet, the Stealth
                                                Volume discounts
                                                available Signal
                                                transmitter sends a
                                                traceable signal to
                                                the monitoring center.
                                                Stealth Signal can
                                                autodetect any proxy
                                                or firewall, corporate
                                                or personal, and
                                                access the Internet
                                                even if the firewall
                                                requires a password.
                                                The only way to remove
                                                the system is to login
                                                into the Stealth
                                                Signal Website with
                                                a valid account
                                                or password and
                                                deactivate the
                                                service.

SurfControl E-mail Filter

SurfControl             Contact for prices.     SurfControl E-mail
http://www.surf                                 Filter targets both
control.com                                     internal and external
                                                e-mail and Web content
                                                to stop spam. This is
                                                particularly important
                                                for mobile devices,
                                                where system resources
                                                are limited. The
                                                product uses
                                                configurable
                                                dictionaries
                                                pre-populated with
                                                keywords and phrases
                                                found in risk e-mail.
                                                It also supports
                                                Boolean language
                                                filtering and adaptive
                                                reasoning technology
                                                to dynamically update
                                                the filtering tools as
                                                new content appears.

Utimaco SafeGuard PDA

Utimaco Safeware        $36                     SafeGuard PDA protects
http://www.utimaco.com                          Pocket PC devices
                                                against unauthorized
                                                use via a secure and
                                                convenient user
                                                authentication. Using
                                                the standardized AES
                                                encryption algorithm,
                                                users can safely store
                                                data on devices or
                                                send encrypted data
                                                via e-mail.

ZoneLabs ZoneAlarm Pro

ZoneLabs                $49.95                  ZoneAlarm Pro is a
http://www.zonelabs.                            personal firewall for
com                                             laptops and desktop
                                                machines. It promises
                                                to keep personal data
                                                and privacy safe from
                                                Internet hackers and
                                                data thieves. Protects
                                                against worms,
                                                Trojans, spyware,
                                                and a wide range
                                                of malicious
                                                e-mail attachments.
                                                Also includes
                                                cookie-control and
                                                ad-blocking software.
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Title Annotation:2004 Buyer's Guide
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