Microsoft's security ambitions

Tuesday, 23 May 2006, 1:15 AM EST

Microsoft continues to reveal its security ambitions in very obvious ways. Its $75 million acquisition of SSL VPN vendor Whale Communications last week shows just how deep it wants to go against the established leaders of various security technologies.

Once upon a time, Whale swam in a sea of SSL VPN vendors—Neoteris, URoam, SafeWeb, enKoo, Aventail, Permeo, Twingo Systems, Net6 and many more.

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