SecureWall stands up against Utusan DDoS attacks

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia – 13th June 2011: Adamant System, a specialist in network and security optimization, today announced that SecureWall integrated network security equipment has been successfully deployed at Utusan Melayu (M) Berhad  (UMMB) websites, including Utusan Online, and Kosmo Online, among others.

The deployment came at a critical time when UMMB was facing large-scale DDoS attack that had caused previous firewall to succumb under attacks. Apart from providing firewall protection for all UMMB servers, SecureWall also helps to detect and mitigate against the DDoS attack, with co-operation from ISP, JARING.

As attacks becomes more and more sophisticated each day, it is imperative that defenses against those attacks keep pace,” said Amirah Azmi, Managing Director of Adamant System Sdn. Bhd. “SecureWall is developed specifically to handle these attacks, providing users with enhanced detection and protection from external threats. With SecureWall, customer can be rest assured to remain online and available.

About SecureWall

SecureWall is a robust, high-performance multi-function network optimization appliance that scale from simple SME setup, up to large distributed enterprise network, and with a price that won’t burn your pocket. For more information, please visit

About Adamant System Sdn. Bhd.

Adamant System Sdn. Bhd. is the leading provider for consultancy, training, implementation, and support for Open Source software in Malaysia. With satisfied customers across diverse vertical industry, our customer always counts on us to provide the best possible solutions at fraction of the cost charged by other providers. For more information, please visit

About Utusan Melayu (M) Berhad

Since its establishment in 1938, the Group has progressed and consolidated itself into a multiple media conglomerate of the 21st century.

Today, the Group's diverse expansion is still synergistic with its traditional core activities. With over ten companies under its wings, the Utusan Group is engaged in four major business concerns namely publishing, printing, advertising and online services.