TippingPoint Ships 10G Security Appliance

Austin-based TippingPoint said today that it has started shipping a new, network security appliance for 10 Gigabit per second networks. The firm said its new TippingPoint Core Controller provides intrusion prevension and security for network resources, operating systems, and applications. According to TippingPoint, the new appliance supports up to three 10 Gbps network links, and blocks malicious and unwanted traffic. The new security appliance starts at $59,995. TippingPoint is a subsidiary of 3Com.