Cisco Systems is this week launching its Content Security and Control Security Services Module is designed for the Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA) 5500 series.
The module delivers combined anti-virus, anti-spyware, file blocking, anti-spam, URL blocking and content filtering capabilities.
Cisco is also upgrading a range of other products. A new software upgrade to the ASA 5500 series security devices will make them easier to manage.
The Cisco ASA 5500 series 7.1 software supports up to 5,000 concurrent SSL VPN sessions per device, allowing remote and mobile workers to securely access applications and network resources.
In addition, Cisco is also introducing a new version of its Cisco Security Manager platform and an upgraded version of its Cisco Security Monitoring, Analysis, and Response System (MARS) solution.
Cisco Security Manager 3.0 allows IT administrators to more tightly monitor and manage user network policies and MARS version 4.2 is designed to collect, correlate and report security incidents more efficiently.