TippingPoint Rolls Security Service

Austin-based TippingPoint, a developer intrusion prevention tools, announced this morning that it has created what it calls a "Global Security Intelligence Portal" called ThreatLinQ. The portal will provide information on threat issues and specific recommendations on intrusion prevention systems policy changes. TippingPoint said the portal will monitor changes and the current state of the "threat landscape," providing recommended settings for TippingPoint IPS filters. TippingPoint is a subsidiary of 3Com.