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BW: LinuxSolve Launches vHost, Industry's First Secure Linux-based Virtual Web-Hosting Solution...

Jul 31, 2000, 18:32 (0 Talkback[s])

"LinuxSolve, Inc., the leading developer of secure server appliances for Internet infrastructure, announced today that it is shipping the vHost secure server appliance, the industry's first secure Linux-based virtual hosting solution. Capable of hosting as many as 200 web sites, the LinuxSolve vHost is one of the most robust web-hosting solutions of its kind. The product includes secure web browser-based quick installation tools, remote network monitoring, virtual host administration, and intrusion detection monitoring. Ideal for ISPs, ASPs, and mid-sized businesses, the vHost is designed to be extremely easy to setup and manage."

"The LinuxSolve vHost ships with the unique secure, hardened LinuxSolve GuardWorks operating system. The most secure Linux operating system available, GuardWorks contains security features not found in other distributions of Linux. Among these features are protection against stack-smashing attacks, prevention of buffer overflows, detection and prevention of CGI attacks, SMB probes, and OS fingerprinting."

"Explains Thomas Knapp, Founder and CEO of LinuxSolve: "The addition of vHost to our product line represents our serious intention to become a leading provider of secure server appliances to the ISP, ASP, and mid-sized business markets. Security, ease of use, and lower total cost of ownership to our customers are the driving principles behind every product we sell." Knapp says that vHost is one in a series of several innovative product announcements that his company will be making over the course of the next several months."

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