DiscountASP.NET Boosts Security and Protects Hosting Customers with TippingPoint Intrusion Prevention System

July 5, 2006 - ASP.NET Hosting and SQL hosting leader, DiscountASP.NET, announces boosting security and protecting their hosting customers with the implementation of the TippingPoint Intrusion Prevention System (IPS).

In addition to protecting customers against known exploits, DiscountASP.NET uses the TippingPoint Digital Vaccine real-time inoculation service, which automatically updates the TippingPoint IPS with new filters to block the latest security threats and exploits. Since its deployment, the TippingPoint IPS solution has blocked over 10 million malicious packets.

"With the TippingPoint IPS we can provide a proactive security solution, and by offering the most reliable and secure ASP.NET hosting available, we further differentiate our hosting service in the marketplace," said Takeshi Eto, VP Marketing. "While TippingPoint's security professionals focus on protecting our network and hosting infrastructure, we can focus on innovating our ASP.NET hosting product and services."

About DiscountASP.NET:
DiscountASP.NET is an innovative leader in Microsoft Windows-based shared hosting, focused on providing the best value in ASP.NET and SQL database hosting. A Microsoft Gold Certified Partner and Microsoft ASP.NET Hosting Advantage Program featured member, DiscountASP.NET was one of the first hosts to launch ASP.NET 2.0 hosting and SQL 2005 database hosting. Through strong word-of-mouth and their commitment to ASP.NET technology and innovation, DiscountASP.NET has become the choice for affordable and feature-rich ASP.NET web hosting.