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LinuxPR: Rackspace Managed Hosting Launches Top-Level Security Offering to Web Host Customers

Sep 13, 2000, 23:56 (0 Talkback[s])

"Firewall Solutions Provide State-of-the-Art Defense Against Hackers; 24 X 7 Support Enables Full-Time Security Management."

"Rackspace Managed Hosting, a leading provider of managed Internet hosting services, today announced the launch of its new security offerings and managed security services, which provide Rackspace customers with a wide range of high-level security solutions. Round-the-clock support staff will be available both at Rackspace and through a partnership with ManagedFirewall.com to resolve security issues on demand."

"Rackspace Managed Hosting developed its new security program to provide its more than 1,500 customers with turnkey security solutions to restrict unauthorized access to their servers. Rackspace will offer solutions to meet the needs of all customers - from small, low-risk e-businesses to high-risk financial institutions. These dedicated security solutions can be applied to single servers or server clusters that run on Linux, NT, Win2000, Solaris and other UNIX platforms. Services are designed to thwart hackers and mitigate distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks of the kind that brought several high-profile sites to a standstill earlier this year."

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