Computer Security Products Inc. releases Protect-UX, a new Access Governance solution for Linux and Unix
MISSISSAUGA, ON, March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – Computer Security Products Inc.
(CSP) today announced the release of Protect-UX, an innovative access
governance solution for Linux, Solaris and HP OSS systems. Protect-UX
provides policy-based management for file permissions, procedures and
tools to discover, review and correct common issues and problems, such
as orphan files.
“Managing file permissions on Linux and UNIX has been left to command
line utilities and scripts for too long”, says Vernette O’Neill, CEO.”
CSP believes that there is a significant benefit for all organizations
to bring this important area of security into a formalized framework,
without over-burdening themselves with large-scale solutions.
Protect-UX provides a cost-effective way to accomplish this, enabling
any organization to enhance their security and compliance.”
Protect-UX provides access governance with two key mechanisms: policy
definition and management through a GUI access matrix tool; and Fileset
Macros to discover, review and correct file permission issues.
Protect-UX can manage multiple systems from a single point, allowing for
policies and procedures to be standardized across multiple systems on
various platforms. Current platforms supported include Red Hat, SuSE,
Ubuntu, Solaris and HP OSS, with additional platforms under
In addition, Protect-UX enhances security and compliance when Active
Directory authentication solutions are used by resolving the management
of server-side issues such as orphan files and rogue permissions.
A key benefit of Protect-UX is the ability to carefully delegate use of
the “root” account. Administrators may be granted controlled and
audited access to root privilege through Protect-UX to manage all file
“CSP has been providing security solutions on HP NonStop systems for
over 25 years”, says Vernette O’Neill. “Protect-UX leverages our
experience in this highly secure environment, and we are excited to be
extending our expertize to the Linux and Unix community with this
affordable solution. ”
Over 25 years of operation, CSP has built an outstanding reputation for
the delivery of cost-effective, quality software solutions and
professional consulting services. CSP is recognized worldwide as a
leader in the field of NonStop Server data security and audit. CSP has
many hundreds of clients in the Banking, Telecommunications, Healthcare
and Financial service industries.
For more information, visit www.protect-ux.com.
SOURCE Computer Security Products, Inc.