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ISS Wants to Simplify Network Security

Aiming to ease security implementation for large networks, Internet Security Systems Monday released a new decision-support application, Decisions 1.0.

The program is designed to provide customers with the power to make quick, informed decisions for ongoing information protection. It automates the collection, integration, analysis and reporting of enterprise-wide security information from multiple sources and locations. It features risk management reporting, customized reports and management from a central location,

Decisions is part of the SMARTsuite product line offered by ISS for comprehensive network security. The company recently updated SMARTsuite's other components, Internet Scanner and RealSecure.

"ISS has continued its pioneering efforts in providing customer's with a centralized security control system that can independently monitor and analyze the rapidly changing conditions of today's complex enterprise networks," said Mike Lortz, product manager of ISS' SAFEsuite Enterprise family of products.

"By measuring security across different systems and security safeguards, SAFEsuite Decisions enables customers to leverage years of ISS' security expertise to automatically correlate seemingly unrelated data into valuable, actionable security information."

SAFEsuite Decisions 1.0 is available now to customers worldwide and has a starting U.S. suggested list price of $25,000, based upon the size of a customer's protected network.