Company Contact:
Monika Baumann
Global Technology Associates, Inc.
(407) 380-0220

For Immediate Release

GTA Announces GB-OS 4.0.6
GTA Updates System Software

Orlando, FL - September 18, 2007 - Global Technology Associates, Inc. (GTA) today released GB-OS 4.0 patch level 6 (ver. 4.0.6). This OS patch release updates the BIND version utilized for DNS to BIND 9.4.1 and includes other minor fixes for issues identified since release of GB-OS 4.0.5.

Full release notes may be reviewed by visiting our website at

GB-OS 4.0 patch level 6 will be available for download through the GTA on-line support center on September 18, 2007. Customers whose firewalls are currently registered through GTA's on-line support center and have GB-OS 4.0 or a current support contract may download the latest update at no charge. Other customers should contact GTA sales or their authorized GTA channel partner for purchase options for the GB-OS 4.0.6 upgrade.

About Global Technology Associates, Inc.

Global Technology Associates, Inc., is a world leader in cost-effective network security solutions; its products include firewall/VPN appliances and firewall/VPN system software. Headquartered in Orlando, Florida, the privately held company has since 1994 been the developer of firewalls that lead the market in price/performance. GTA has international distribution partners in North and South America, Europe, Africa, Asia, and Australia/Oceania.


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