Press Release Summary:
StatePointPlus v3.2.0 software suite provides continuous strategy for pinpointing and rectifying unauthorized alterations in systems and data before, during, and after security breaches. It detects and eradicates unauthorized processes such as Trojan Horses and Worms. Improvements include: compatibility with Windows 95/98; network-wide reporting of key enterprise configuration dynamics; network timing reports; security and operations management; and self-healing.
Original Press Release:
Westinghouse Introduces StatePointPlus Version 3.2.0 Systems Integrity Control Suite
PITTSBURGH, May 8, 2002--Westinghouse Electric Company has announced the release of version 3.2.0 of its StatePointPlus software suite, a product of its Core Technologies group. StatePointPlus is the first technology that provides organizations with a workable, scalable, and continuous proactive strategy for pinpointing and rectifying unauthorized alterations in systems and data across the enterprise-before, during and after security breaches. This patented technology is so advanced it detects and eradicates sneaky, unauthorized in-memory processes such as Trojan Horses and Worms.
StatePointPlus delivers bottom-line control over your network and security systems. It reduces operational costs and mitigates business risks, while providing security at no additional cost. From a central control console, system administrators and security administrators can use the product to remotely and concurrently control the attributes of every software object in every computer on a network to computer specific baselines, or desired states. It controls systems integrity from inside each computer by continuously diagnosing and enforcing distributed and disparate computer configuration baselines. StatePointPlus detects and rectifies tiny incremental changes that creep into configurations over time. By managing computers at this level IT organizations can cut support costs and production losses while simultaneously speeding change to strategically needed technologies.
The new version now makes these capabilities available for the first time to users on Windows 95/98 operating systems. Other new features of his product release include:
- Instantaneous network-wide reporting of key enterprise configuration dynamics
- Network timing reports that pinpoint communication performance problems
- Pre-packaged security and operations management policies that offer out-of-the-box value
- Product and application self-healing capabilities
Westinghouse offers free systems integrity assessments using the StatePointPlus software suite, supported by on-site consultation to help users develop and implement integrity control strategies for their specific business needs. For more information, visit the StatePointPlus web site at www.StatePointPlus.com or contact a StatePointPlus representative at StatePointPlus@Westinghouse.com or call 877-STPOINT.
About Westinghouse Electric Company
Westinghouse Electric Company, wholly owned by BNFL plc, offers a wide range of nuclear plant products and services to utilities around the world, including fuel, spent fuel management, operating plant services, maintenance and technology, nuclear automation, and advanced nuclear plant designs. Westinghouse supplied the world's first commercial pressurized water reactor nuclear power plant in 1957 and has designed the world's largest installed base of operating nuclear power plants. The Company's quality management approach is ISO-9001 certified and has a strong tradition of accomplishments in this industry, built over the last half century. For the past decade, Westinghouse has been providing computer-network management services for its nuclear utility clients, including the precursor of the modern StatePointPlus systems integrity controller.
More information about Westinghouse Electric Company can be found at www.Westinghouse.com. StatePointPlus is a federally registered trademark of Westinghouse Electric Company.