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Increase security for your data exchange with IBM Sterling Secure Proxy and SEAS 6.0.1

By VIJAY CHOUGULE posted Wed February 12, 2020 10:06 AM


Secure data movement with external partners is critical for every enterprise. Any breach to your IT environment can pose a significant financial and reputational risk. IBM Sterling Secure Proxy 6.0.1 provides improved protection against external threats. New virus and malware scanning capabilities at the edge, allow you to scan an incoming file even before it enters your trusted zone.

This is just one of the enhancements in Sterling Secure Proxy 6.0.1 that I’m excited to tell you about. Keep reading to learn about additional, new capabilities that improve threat protection and monitoring, and increase deployment flexibility.

What’s new in Sterling Secure Proxy and SEAS 6.0.1
Some of the key features now available include:

  • Improved protection against external threats via virus and malware scanning capabilities at the edge
  • Support for Hybrid Cloud deployments with certified containers that run on Red Hat OpenShift
  • Advanced monitoring with the ability to easily view availability status of Secure External Authentication Server through IBM Sterling Control Center Monitor
  • Advanced IP address monitoring and validation by connecting to third-party sources to assess and deny trusted zone access to suspect connections

For more details on what’s new in Sterling Secure Proxy and SEAS 6.0.1, please refer to the release announcement.

You can also join us for a 30-minute webcast on March 5that 11:00 AM EST to learn more about IBM Secure Proxy 6.0.1 and SEAS 6.01.
Reserve your seat today.

How to get started

If you are current on Service & Support, the upgrade  guides for Sterling Secure Proxy 6.0.1 and SEAS 6.0.1 are available for download through Passport Advantage. If you are new to these solutions, contact your IBM sales rep or business partner and they will help you get started.

Finally, if you have any comments or questions, please post them in the discussion forum. We always appreciate your feedback and will reply quickly.


1 comment



25 days ago

​Thanks Vijay. The virus scanning capability is a value addition to the B2B capability.