The new version of SecureBlackbox was significantly reworked in order to provide higher levels of dependability and safety. With the constantly growing number of malicious acts in the Internet world, the software being developed for today's market must meet the modern requirements to maintain a high level of security. The carefully reviewed and analyzed code of SecureBlackbox 6.0 lets you feel safer regarding the security and reliability of the corresponding modules of your product.
Development of SecureBlackbox's functionality and improvements of it's flexibility were targeted in most of the collection's components. The most noticeable additions are bandwidth control in Internet transport components, support of group operations in OpenPGP, support of OpenPGP keys in SSH authentication, and extended functionality in SSH session initiation. In the new version, special attention was paid to ease of use of the components. Visual Studio 2008 developers obtained integration of SecureBlackbox with their development environment. The users of the ActiveX edition will now find the components much easier to use due to the improved interface of the ActiveX API in SecureBlackbox. The VCL edition now includes support for Delphi 2007, C++Builder 2007 and CodeGear RAD Studio 2007.
"In version 6 we have concentrated our efforts on better comprehension of our solutions for a wide range of programmers. To achieve this, we have reworked the help system and the structure of the sample projects. The important goal of the SecureBlackbox 6.0 release is to improve it's perception by developers and make it easier to familiarize oneself with it's features.” - said Eugene Mayevski, CTO of EldoS Corporation.
In the near future, SecureBlackbox 6.0 will be further enhanced with the addition of Elliptic-Curve Cryptography support. There are future editions planned especially for business servers (Microsoft BizTalk, SQL Server, SharePoint Server) as well. Also included are some totally new features, like Odette FTP protocol and public-key security of ZIP files. As with all releases, enhancing the functionality of all existing components is also continued.
To review the features of the developers' version of SecureBlackbox, please visit http://www.eldos.com/sbbdev/
About EldoS Corporation
EldoS Corporation focuses on development of security, communication and driver-based software components. The software offered by EldoS Corporation is used in over 70 countries on 5 continents, by a number of small to large-scale companies and organizations, including financial institutes and military organizations.
Key product families are:
- SecureBlackbox – the software component suite for security and encryption
- Solid File System – the advanced file system for secure data storage
- Callback File System - the software API and kernel-mode drivers for virtual file system development