OneTrust to Acquire Shared Assessments | Press Releases (OneTrust) OneTrust entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Shared Assessments, the global third-party risk membership organization.
Facebook Allows Drug Ads to Target Teens, Activists Say (Wired) The social network has rules about what can be shown to minors. The Tech Transparency Project found that they aren’t being enforced.
Donald Trump’s ‘social media platform’ has launched and it’s just a blog (The Verge) Does the like button work yet?
SASE Vendors: Overview - Definition (SDxCentral) The SASE market has grown significantly since the term’s introduction in 2019. Check out this article for an overview of SASE vendors.
The Briefing: Acronis Raises $250M+, WorkBoard Snags $75M, And More (Crunchbase News) Crunchbase News' top picks of the news to stay current in the VC and startup world.
The Darktrace share price shoots up 40%, but there’s more to this IPO than meets the eye (Yahoo Finance) With another keenly watched IPO earlier this week, Jonathan Smith explains why the Darktrace share price jump is a little misleading due to the valuation. The post The Darktrace share price shoots up 40%, but there’s more to this IPO than meets the eye appeared first on The Motley Fool UK.
Cybersecurity firm launched by ex-spies surges on London market debut (TechStory) Cybersecurity company, Darktrace touches a vague line of success on its market debut that took place on Friday.
Huawei Australia battered in 2020 with 5G ban and consumer sales diving (ZDNet) The Australian arm of Huawei shed itself of 113 employees and its board during a tumultuous 2020.
Cybersecurity Community Unhappy With GitHub's Proposed Policy Updates (SecurityWeek) The cybersecurity community is not happy with GitHub’s proposed policy updates related to malware and exploits.
GitHub Explores New Anti-Malware Policy but the Community Express Concerns (TechNadu) GitHub wants to update its policy on dealing with potentially malicious code, and the community isn’t happy about it.
GitHub: Microsoft's clash with security researchers has finally arrived (iTWire) It was always expected after Microsoft acquired the software code repository GitHub that corporate interests would come first, not the interests of security researchers. Last week, the software giant called for "feedback on our policy around security research, malware, and exploits on the platfo...
Riot will record voice chats in 'Valorant' to tackle harassment (Engadget) The publisher said it will only listen to a recording after a report is filed..
Data Risk Management Leader Qohash Expands Operations with U.S. Office (Qohash) Data Risk Management Leader Qohash Expands Operations with U.S. Office
GitHub to review its exploit-hosting policy in light of recent scandal | The Record by Recorded Future (The Record by Recorded Future) Code-hosting platform GitHub has asked the infosec community to provide feedback on a series of proposed changes to the site's policies that dictate how its employees will deal with malware and exploit code uploaded to its platform.
Microsoft May Update Its Vulnerability-Sharing Program (GovTech) After a recent cyber attack against thousands of Microsoft Exchange email clients, the company is reportedly reconsidering how and when it releases information about software vulnerabilities.
IDX Post Breach Care Awarded Gold Stevie® Award in Business-to-Business Service Category for 2021 American Business Awards® (PR Newswire) /PRNewswire/ -- IDX, the leading privacy platform and data breach response provider, announced its recognition in the prestigious American Business Awards®....
Arete Incident Response Achieves Record Sales in Q1 of 2021 (PR Newswire) /PRNewswire/ -- Arete Incident Response, a leading global provider of cybersecurity services and technology to corporations, law firms, insurance carriers, and...
Collibra Named a Leader in the Inaugural IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Data Privacy Management Software Vendor Assessment (Yahoo Finance) Collibra, the Data Intelligence company, today announced it has been named a Leader in the inaugural IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Data Privacy Management Software 2021 Vendor Assessment. Collibra was highlighted in the report for its automated data discovery and classification capabilities and persona-based UI that is configurable for governance, privacy, legal, IT and security stakeholders.
China's Huawei says sales down 16.5% amid US sanctions (ABC News) Embattled Chinese tech giant Huawei says its revenue fell in the first quarter of 2021 after it sold its lower-priced Honor smartphone brand but profitability improved
Huawei takes hit from technology bans in first quarter (ComputerWeekly.com) Bans batter revenues at Huawei, which is bracing for more challenges but insists good times are ahead in 5G and comms software.
US sanctions are starting to catch up to Huawei (Quartz) Huawei's earning report shows that sales revenue shrank for a second straight quarter after US sanctions hurt its consumer business.
FCC Taps Ernst & Young to Handle Huawei Gear Removal Compensation (Bloomberg Law) The Federal Communications Commission has selected Ernst & Young LLP to oversee a $1.9 billion program that will reimburse carriers to replace network gear made by Huawei Technologies Co. and other foreign suppliers said to pose a national security threat.
Securiti Positioned as a Worldwide Leader in IDC MarketScape for Data Privacy Management Software (Yahoo Finance) IDC says Securiti is a pioneer of PrivacyOps and software that provides simple, intuitive and automated data privacy compliance functionality.
Operatix has Supported 30 Vendors on Their Path to Acquisition (PR Newswire) /PRNewswire/ -- Operatix has helped to accelerate business growth for dozens of software vendors worldwide on their path to acquisition. Customers such as...
Cybersecurity M&A Roundup: 31 Deals Announced in April 2021 (SecurityWeek) Tens of cybersecurity mergers and acquisitions were announced in April 2021, including by Atos, Mastercard, Rapid7, Thoma Bravo and Accenture.
VC Daily: Cyber Deals to Rise, DataTribe Says (WSJ) Despite the venture-capital sector having its best quarter on record, the cybersecurity sector looked to be a laggard, at least on paper. In a new report, cybersecurity-focused venture firm DataTribe noted a drop in both deal count and size, while valuations rose.
Looking back at April: Over $2B in funding flows through Israel's startup ecosystem (Geektime) A new Unicorn, five acquisitions, and one exceptional day of VC funding. This what Israeli startups did in April
The 16 Largest NYC Tech Startup Funding Rounds of April 2021 (AlleyWatch) Armed with some data from our friends at CrunchBase, I broke down the largest NYC Startup funding rounds in New York during April 2021.
Personal cyber insurance market poised for explosive growth (Insurance Business Magazine) There is no safe space when it comes to cyber risk
Kaspersky Expands Footprint in Nigeria and Ghana (IT News Africa) Kaspersky has partnered with DataGroupIT to grow its cybersecurity business within Nigeria and Ghana. “DataGroupIT is a well-known distributor in Africa with a clear value-add when it comes to generating focused business growth, especially in the enterprise segment. It also has the capacity to support the Kaspersky business logistically and provide valuable technical expertise on […]
ReversingLabs Wins Trust Award For Best Threat Intelligence Technology at SC Awards 2021 (GlobeNewswire) ReversingLabs, the leading provider of explainable threat intelligence solutions, today announced that its Titanium Platform was recognized as the Trust Award Winner in the Best Threat Intelligence Technology category for the 2021 SC Awards.
Bishop Fox’s CAST Named Winner of Best Emerging Technology Category in SC Awards 2021 (Yahoo Finance) Bishop Fox, the largest private offensive security testing firm, today announced that its Continuous Attack Surface Testing (CAST) managed security service has been named the Winner of the Excellence Award for Best Emerging Technology in this year’s coveted SC Awards.
Best Threat Detection Technology: Intezer Analyze (SC Media) Intezer Analyze runs over a subscription-based SaaS service with pricing based on the number of daily file uploads contracted.
Securonix Named Best SIEM Solution in the 2021 SC Awards (BusinessWire) Securonix, Inc., a leader in Next-Gen SIEM, has been named the Trust Award Winner in the “Best SIEM Solution” category for the 2021 SC Awards.
Products, Services, and Solutions
QuoLab Technologies Joins Forces with the Cyber Alliance to Defend Our Healthcare (BusinessWire) QuoLab Technologies today announced a partnership with the Cyber Alliance to Defend our Healthcare.
IBM Helps Customers Adopt a Zero Trust Approach to Security (IBM News Room) IBM Security introduced a new Software as a Service (SaaS) version of IBM Cloud Pak for Security, designed to simplify how organizations deploy a zero trust architecture across the enterprise.
NetSTAR Announces Availability of inSITE Threat Intelligence 2.0 (PR Newswire) /PRNewswire/ -- NetSTAR, the global leader in OEM integrated solutions for internet categorization and threat intelligence, announced today the global...
Cyber-Security Firm GLESEC Announces the Launch of New Orchestrated Data Leakage Detection and Protection Service (PR Newswire) /PRNewswire/ -- International Cyber-Security Firm GLESEC announces the launching of its Orchestrated Data Leakage Detection and Protection Service to address a...
Wolf & Company, P.C. Staff Obtains Highly Regarded OSCP Certification (PR Newswire) /PRNewswire/ -- Alex Martirosyan, a member of Wolf & Company P.C.'s Penetration Testing Group, obtained the coveted Offensive Security Certified Professional...
Vaccine passport app 'may not be ready' when foreign travel resumes (Computing) A Downing Street spokesperson said the app may not be ready by the 17th May
Forward Networks And Itential Team Up To Deliver Seamless Closed-Loop Automation For Physical, Virtual, And Cloud Networks (PR Newswire) /PRNewswire/ -- Forward Networks, the industry leader in network assurance and intent-based verification, and Itential, the leader in network and cloud...
IBM Gets SASE With Zscaler, Adds Zero-Trust Security Blueprints (SDxCentral) IBM Security today rolled out several zero trust security updates including a secure access service edge (SASE) partnership with Zscaler.
Taking Control During Incident Response with FortiSOAR 7.0 (Fortinet Blog) Daily SOC challenges-including the volume of alerts, extensive manual processes, and staffing shortages-make it difficult for SOC teams to keep up with the evolving threat landscape. Learn how Fort…
Fortinet releases 5G optimised solutions for networking and security (SecurityBrief) Tthe FortiGate 7121F delivers the security necessary for 5G networks and enterprise Zero Trust Access, while FortiExtender 511F-5G provides wireless WAN connectivity for SD-WAN and SASE solutions.
Calamu’s cybersecurity platform is built around basic concept — data breaches are unavoidable … so, protect your info before it’s stolen (ROI-NJ) Paul Lewis, who has been in cybersecurity his entire career, considers it a sad state of affairs that, somewhere along the way, businesses embraced a new best practice … They dutifully pay their ransom to criminals. Although it has been said in countless articles warning about the threat of hackers holding data hostage with encryption […]
Trend Micro Unveils New OT Endpoint Security Solution Made by TXOne (SecurityWeek) Trend Micro announces a new endpoint security solution developed by TXOne Networks for operational technology (OT) environments.
Privitar Launches Modern Data Provisioning Platform to Provide Self-Service Access to Trusted Data (Privitar) New Privitar Data Provisioning Platform expands industry-leading data privacy capabilities, adds a new data exchange, compliance accelerators and dynamic masking to enable modern data provisioning and safe data sharing LONDON and BOSTON – May 4, 2021 – As organizations worldwide increasingly seek to enable frictionless access to data for maximum business insights, data privacy […]
Harena Data introduces Safe Play, a protected mobile platform for kids to game (GYO) Franklin, IN - May 4, 2021 - Harena Data, the world's largest esports community aggregator, has today unveiled Safe Play, a new mobile offering that offers a safe, secure environment for children to play video games. Harena's proprietary platform is the
KnowBe4 Launches Artificial Intelligence-Driven Phishing Feature (PR Newswire) /PRNewswire/ -- KnowBe4, the provider of the world's largest security awareness training and simulated phishing platform, today announced a new feature –...
Cequence Security Strengthens Runtime API Protections in API Sentinel (Cequence) New features drive “shield right” protections while supporting “shift left” initiatives Sunnyvale, Calif., May 05, 2021 — Cequence Security, a leading API security vendor, announced today the release of API Sentinel 2.0, adding powerful features that will help organizations strengthen their runtime API protections by “shielding the right” – a necessary step that is often […]
Cyber Precog Packs Data Center Power in a Flyaway Kit (Booz Allen Hamilton) Learn how Booz Allen’s Cyber Precog delivers next-generation cyber incident response.
XM Cyber Partners with Italy-based Value-Added Distributor ICOS (PR Newswire) /PRNewswire/ -- XM Cyber, the multi-award-winning leader in cyberattack path management, today announced that it has signed an agreement with Italy-based...
TeamViewer Partners with Cyberprotection Leader Malwarebytes (PR Newswire) /PRNewswire/ -- TeamViewer, a leading global provider of secure remote connectivity solutions and workplace digitalization technology, today announced a...
Itential Extends Cloud-Native Network Automation Platform, Launches Sa (PRWeb) ATLANTA (PRWEB) May 05, 2021
Itential©, the leader in network and cloud automation software, today announced at ONUG Spring 2021 the general availability of its cloud-native network automation so
Black Kite - New Automated Tool Calculates Supply Chain Ransomware Susceptibility (Black Kite) Black Kite, a leading cybersecurity ratings provider, today released the first automated ransomware service that assesses the likelihood of a ransomware attack on organizations and their vendors, suppliers, and business partners.
Trend Micro Announces Next Generation ICS Endpoint Security Solution (PR Newswire) /PRNewswire/ -- Trend Micro Incorporated (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704), a global cybersecurity leader, today announced a first-of-its-kind OT-native endpoint security...
Forescout Enhances Cyber Resilience for the Maritime Industry (GlobeNewswire) Forescout is first to support International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) requirements by securing ship automation and control systems
The End of Ransomware: RevBits Endpoint Security Certified by ICSA Labs (PR Newswire) /PRNewswire/ -- RevBits announces that it has passed ICSA Labs (an Independent Division of Verizon) certification testing for RevBits Endpoint Security...
As Cyber Attacks Rise, Thales Chooses OVHcloud for Made in France Hosting of Citadel Team Encrypted Messaging Data (AiThority) Cybercriminals are taking advantage of the Covid-19 pandemic to infiltrate enterprise networks through vulnerabilities created by the massive numbers of people working from home.
CallTower and Conquest Cyber Partner for Microsoft Cloud Security (AiThority) CallTower, announced a strategic partnership with Conquest Cyber, a leading builder of adaptive risk management programs
LogRhythm reduces cyber risk for Victoria’s public hospital network (LogRhythm) Award-winning NextGen SIEM platform was vital to protecting critical patient data for Victoria’s public hospital network, especially amid a global pandemic
Dell Technologies partners with SecureWorks for new security service (SecurityBrief) The new Dell Technologies Managed Detection and Response powered by Secureworks TaegisXDR provides 24/7 security across endpoint devices, data centre networks and cloud environments.
Dashlane Launches "Essentials" To Pick Up Angry LastPass Customers (Android Headlines) Dashlane has just launched a new plan called "Essentials", which as you might expect by the name, only offers you the essentials at a lower price. This
How to take advantage of Apple's new iPhone privacy features (NBC News) Apple iOS 14.5 update: What to know about new privacy features that are coming to your smartphone.
Tanium partners with Oracle to offer cloud-based endpoint management, security (ZDNet) After building up business with the largest enterprises for the last 10 years, Tanium is working with multiple cloud partners to make its endpoint management and security products more accessible to the mid-market.
Coalfire Launches Risk Based Attack Surface Manage (Coalfire.com) Coalfire launched its Attack Surface Management (ASM) solution to enhance the company’s growing offensive security portfolio.
Third Parties See Massive Benefits from CyberGRX Assessments with Framework Mapper (BusinessWire) CyberGRX extends Framework Mapper capability to third parties, enabling them to map CyberGRX’s assessment back to industry standards and frameworks
Rackspace Technology Announces Strategic Investment in Platform9 and Launches Rackspace Managed Platform for Kubernetes (GlobeNewswire) Companies will collaborate on products, technologies, and go to market activities
‘A Perfect Score’: SonicWall Capture ATP Aces Latest ICSA Lab Test, Finds More ‘Never-Before-Seen’ Malware Than Ever (SonicWall) SonicWall Real-Time Deep Memory Inspection™ (RTDMI) technology awarded patent by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office MILPITAS, Calif. — APRIL 29, 2021 — After 35 days of testing and the completion of 1,741 total tests, the multi-engine SonicWall Capture Advanced Threat Protection (ATP) sandbox service, with Real-Time Deep Memory Inspection™ (RTDMI), received a perfect score …
Alert Logic Powers Fully-Managed AWS Threat Detection and Incident Response for Mission MDR (PR Newswire) /PRNewswire/ -- Alert Logic managed detection and response (MDR), delivering comprehensive coverage across all IT environments, is powering Mission MDR. The...
Braxton-Grant Technologies Achieves ISO/IEC 20000-1:2018 Certification from NSF International Strategic Registrations (EIN News) ISO/IEC 20000-1:2018 certification demonstrates Braxton-Grant’s commitment to service management.
Finding simplicity in Cyber Threat Intelligence (Centripetal) Multi-vendor environments can be challenging, particularly when facing tightening budgets and an overworked security team. We offer a simpler solution.
CrowdStrike launches integrations to advance NDR for enterprise (IT Brief) This integration with NDR partners provides mutual customers a comprehensive, holistic cybersecurity solution with enhanced visibility, streamlined detection and response and frictionless automation.
Tanium solves challenges for the most demanding IT environments (Business in Vancouver) Tanium’s breakthrough approach decentralizes data collection, aggregation and distribution down to the endpoint, dramatically reducing direct client-to-server communications to deliver real-time visibility, comprehensive control, and rapid response.
Dashlane's New Essentials Plan: Because Everyone Should Have a Password Manager (PR Newswire) /PRNewswire/ -- Dashlane today unveiled a new Essentials plan, giving people a more flexible choice when deciding their password management needs. Based on...
Mandiant Selects PlexTrac for its Proactive Assessment Reporting Platform (Dark Reading) Cyber security's comprehensive news site is now an online community for security professionals, outlining cyber threats and the technologies for defending against them.
Code42 Incydr Delivers Innovative Detection of Browser Uploads to Combat Insider Risk (BusinessWire) Code42 enhances capabilities to Incydr for identifying insider risk related to file uploads to unsanctioned websites.
Introducing Goals: Connecting team learning to on-the-job outcomes (Cybrary) Cybrary’s new Goals feature makes it easy to measure and demonstrate the impact of cybersecurity training and skills development
Retailer DeinDeal Secures its API-driven E-commerce Platform with Salt Security (PR Newswire) /PRNewswire/ -- Salt Security, the leading API security company, today announced that DeinDeal, a leading Swiss e-commerce retailer, has deployed the Salt...
Cigent Technology Launches New Cybersecurity Solutions to Thwart Ransomware Attacks and Stop Data Theft Even After a Security Breach (Cigent) Releases Software and Storage Hardware Products Aimed at Providing File-Level Zero Trust Access and Embedded Advanced Cybersecurity to Prevent Network, Endpoint and Cloud-Based Attacks
StorageOS Announces Significant Enhancements to Its Kubernetes Storage Platform with Launch of Version 2.4 (StorageOS) StorageOS Announces Significant Enhancements to Its Kubernetes Storage Platform with Launch of Version 2.4
Bittium Has Received a Spanish National Security Rating for Bittium SafeMove® Mobile VPN Data Encryption Software (News Powered by Cision) Press Release
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LEVL Releases Device Intelligence Platform for Hospitality Network Industry (PR Newswire) /PRNewswire/ -- LEVL Technologies, Inc. today released its LEVL-IQ™ device intelligence and identity platform, which resolves issues caused by MAC address...
Incognia Launches Location Identity Solution for Mobile App Developers (GlobeNewswire) Incognia offers a free developer edition of its frictionless mobile fraud prevention solution
Coalfire Achieves ISO 20000-1 and ISO 22301 (Coalfire.com) Coalfire ISO, the conformity assessment body arm of Coalfire, has received ISO/IEC 20000-1:2018 (“ISO 20000-1”) and ISO 22301:2019 (“ISO 22301”) accreditation through the ANSI National Accreditation Board (ANAB).
Palo Alto Prisma Cloud targets unprotected VMs and container security - (Enterprise Times) Palo Alto has released the latest update to its Prisma Cloud, cloud native security platform with four new features to improve security
Bell introduces BSURE: the Bell Security Unified Response Environment (PR Newswire) /CNW Telbec/ - Bell today announced the launch of the Bell Security Unified Response Environment (BSURE), a new service that combines Bell's proven national...
IRONSCALES Channel Program Relaunches with Enhanced Partner Benefits a (PRWeb) TEL AVIV, Israel & ATLANTA (PRWEB) May 04, 2021
IRONSCALES, the pioneer of self-learning email security, today announced that it has relaunched its Channel Partner Program with enhanced benefits.
Synopsys to Showcase New Application Security Orchestration Solution at RSA Conference (PR Newswire) /PRNewswire/ -- Synopsys, Inc. (Nasdaq: SNPS) today announced it will showcase the Software Integrity Group's new Intelligent Orchestration solution at RSA...
ThreatQuotient | ThreatQuotient Launches Data-Driven Approach to SOAR and XDR, Accelerating Detection & Response (RealWire) Leader in security operations solutions continues industry-first innovations with a new platform capability to streamline and simplify automation and orchestration
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SentinelOne names ex-BlackBerry A/NZ boss Jason Duerden as new regional director (ARN) Cyber security vendor SentinelOne has appointed former BlackBerry Australia and New Zealand managing director Jason Duerden as its new A/NZ regional director.
Redhorse President John Zangardi Named to Forcepoint Board (GovCon Wire) John Zangardi, president of technology services contractor Redhorse, has joined the board of directors of cybersecurity company Forcepoint.
Cloudentity Appoints New CPO, Bolstering its Executive Team to Drive Innovation in Authorization Governance (BusinessWire) Today Cloudentity, a cloud-based provider of dynamic fine-grained authorization and governance solutions, announced its new CPO, Brook Lovatt, who joi
Forcepoint Announces New Appointments to Board of Directors (PR Newswire) /PRNewswire/ -- Forcepoint, the global leader in cybersecurity solutions that protect the critical data and networks of thousands of customers throughout the...
Synopsys Software Integrity Group Expands Channel Partner Program Under New Leadership (PR Newswire) /PRNewswire/ -- Synopsys, Inc. (Nasdaq: SNPS) today announced it is expanding the Software Integrity Group's partner program under the leadership of Tom...
Tala welcomes Jim Routh to its Board of Advisors (Tala Security) Tala announces a new addition to its Board of Advisors.
Forcepoint Announces New Appointments to Board of Directors (PR Newswire) /PRNewswire/ -- Forcepoint, the global leader in cybersecurity solutions that protect the critical data and networks of thousands of customers throughout the...
KELA Names David Carmiel New CEO; Promotes Nir Barak to Chairman of KELA Board (PR Newswire) /PRNewswire/ -- KELA, the global leader in actionable threat intelligence, today appoints David Carmiel as new CEO, taking over for former CEO and founder Nir...
Andy Ellis, Operating Partner at YL Ventures, Inducted into CSO Hall of Fame (GlobeNewswire) Honorees to be recognized at the CSO50 Conference + Awards
Digital Guardian Adds 2SB to its Synergy Partner Program and Appoints Sebastien LE GOFF as Regional Sales Manager (Digital Guardian) 2SB today joined Digital Guardian’s Synergy Partner Program to become the first, and dedicated, distributor in France for Digital Guardian’s Data Protection Platform.
Assured Information Security promotes Richard Hughes (Observer-Dispatch) Richard Hughes has been promoted to operations manager at Assured Information Security (AIS).
Qualys names Sumedh Thakar as new CEO (ITP.net) Thakar has been with Qualys for nearly 20 years in various positions starting as a software engineer