sonicwall

  • As Dell Shifts To Software & Services, Announces Plans To Buy SonicWall

    As Dell Shifts To Software & Services, Announces Plans To Buy SonicWall

    Computer manufacturer Dell announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement that will allow it to acquire SonicWall, a security vendor specializing in firewalls, network security and data protection. The move will help Dell round out its security solutions portfolio, the company reports, which currently includes Dell’s SecureWorks security services, cloud security solutions… Read More

  • SonicWall blocks WindowsUpdate

    SonicWall blocks WindowsUpdate

    Over the weekend SonicWall, makers of internet security appliances, inexplicably started blocking WindowsUpdate. Also blocked are updates from Kaspersky and Trend Micro antivirus products. Linux users around the world may be rejoicing, but system administrators using SonicWall appliances might feel differently. Thankfully you can disable this set of checks easily enough, so the long-term… Read More