Wipro walks away from Israeli startup IntSights bagging 4.5x returns (VCCircle) Wipro has fully exited its investment in threat intelligence platform developer IntSights Cyber Intelligence as part of the Israeli
Startups Are Acquiring Other Startups At An Unprecedented Pace (Crunchbase News) Venture-backed startups are buying other startups at the fastest pace in at least a decade, according to Crunchbase data.
M&A Moves: Bethesda's BoxBoat Technologies plans growth following acquisition by IBM (Technical.ly DC) Plus, Intrepid Solutions and Services acquired Virginia intelligence services firm Darkblade, and ID Technologies adds Attila Security.
IBM’s Revenue Rises for Second Straight Quarter (WSJ) Cloud computing boosted revenue with 13% growth in the second period, while IBM’s net profit edged lower.
Cyber expert Crosspoint Capital follows huge debut fund success by bringing in two new managing directors (AltAssets Private Equity News) Cybersecurity and software infrastructure-focused buyout house Crosspoint Capital Partners has brought in two new managing directors.
CrowdStrike Wins Fourth Consecutive Award in Latest AV-Comparatives Mac Testing, Outshining Legacy Players and Other Next-Gen Endpoint Providers (BusinessWire) CrowdStrike Inc., a leader in cloud-delivered endpoint protection and workload protection, today announced Falcon Pro for Mac has won a fourth consecu
Cybersecurity: An issue for both big and small businesses (BusinessNorth) It seems every other day there’s a news story of some major company being hacked, its information being held for some insane ransom. Maybe it's a major fuel supplier or
Council Post: Critical Questions To Ask When Joining A Startup (Forbes) If you have the opportunity to join a startup, get clarity on the following before you join.
Cyber company Darktrace hits new high on upgraded 2022 guidance (Reuters) Darktrace (DARK.L), the cybersecurity company that listed in April, upgraded its guidance for 2022 on Thursday as it said revenue for the financial year just ended would grow by a better-than-expected 40% plus to at least $278 million.
Meet Shift5, the 50-person security startup quietly hiring execs away from hot startups like Tanium and Armis and landing millions in military contracts - Times News Express (Times News Express) Shift5 cofounders Michael Weigand, left, James Correnti, and Josh Losposino were Army buddies who founded a startup to protect the data in jets, trains,
What to expect for cybersecurity investment as we emerge from the pandemic (VentureBeat) Cybersecurity is a red-hot sector, and venture capital firms are looking at the market and trying to predict what's in store for the future.
Owl Cyber Defense Opens Regional Technology Hub in Abu Dhabi (BusinessWire) Owl Cyber Defense opens regional office in Abu Dhabi to support growing customer base and deliver hardware-based cybersecurity solutions.
US Cyber Games Welcomes Leidos as Champion Sponsor of Inaugural Season (INSIDENOVA.COM) RESTON, Va., July 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Leidos, a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering and science solutions and services leader, has joined as a top sponsor of the inaugural US
Salt Security Launches Salt Labs to Drive Global Awareness of API Security Threats (PR Newswire) /PRNewswire/ -- Salt Security, the leading API security company, today announced the launch of Salt Labs, a now-public forum for publishing research on API...
Attivo Networks® Awarded U.S. Department of Defense Contracts for Active Cyber Defense and Cyber Deception Technology (BusinessWire) Attivo Networks® Awarded U.S. Department of Defense Contracts for Active Cyber Defense and Cyber Deception Technology.
Darktrace launches internship programme in partnership with NCSC (Business Weekly) Cambridge cyber security world leader Darktrace has launched an internship programme in partnership with the UK’s National Cyber Security Centre’s (NCSC) CyberFirst initiative, welcoming its first intake of students earlier this month. CyberFirst encourages young people from all walks of life to start careers in cyber security, giving university students the opportunity to
Solista brings together six top security vendors to form the Zero Trust Alliance (Channel Life) The members of the Alliance will work to enable business agility and give organisations the ability to repel and remediate against internal and external threats.
Human rights groups call for halt to phone-cracking Cellebrite’s share listing (The Times of Israel) In a letter to SEC, Nasdaq, and SPAC with which Israel-based firm is set to merge, groups say digital forensic company should first show commitment to safeguarding human rights
Microsoft's RiskIQ Acquisition a 'Good, Sensible' Move (Channel Futures) Microsoft's upcoming RiskIQ acquisition is a sensible and good move. And it's the latest by big players to have an offering in threat intelligence.
As Merger Nears, Tailwind Acquisition Corp. Highlights QOMPLX’s Strong Business Growth and Momentum (GlobeNewswire News Room) Tailwind applauds QOMPLX’s continued acceleration of business momentum, new partnerships, elite talent hires, intellectual property expansion,...
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Votiro Sanitizes Files for Streamlined Transfer and Storage Within AWS (BusinessWire) Votiro introduces an AWS S3 bucket connector to allow customers working with AWS storage to securely view, download, and engage with files.
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TechAssure Launches Cyber Threat Sharing Community to Fight Ransomware (PR Newswire) /PRNewswire/ -- TechAssure, the international nonprofit association of insurance and risk management experts for technology-related risks, has announced a new...
TruKno Launches Cyber Threat Intelligence For The 99% (AiThority) TruKno announced a new Cyber Threat Intelligence SaaS subscription that aims to help organizations reduce the risk of a breach
Exclusive Networks launches SentinelOne MSSP offering in A/NZ (ARN) Exclusive Networks has signed a deal with endpoint security vendor SentinelOne to bring the latter’s managed security service provider offering to Australia and New Zealand.
Armis Secures 100% Visibility of all OT, ICS & IT Assets and Real-Time Detection Tactics in MITRE Engenuity ATT&CK® Evaluations for Industrial Control Systems (ICS) (GlobeNewswire News Room) Armis Also Attained 100% Coverage When Tested Against the Threat of Russian-Linked TRITON Malware Tactics...
MITRE Engenuity Releases First ATT&CK® Evaluations for Industrial Control Systems Security Tools (MITRE Engenuity) ATT&CK® Evaluations for ICS Emulated Threats from Triton Malware McLean, Va., and Bedford, Mass., July 19, 2021 — MITRE Engenuity today released results from its first round of independent MITRE Engenuity ATT&CK® Evaluations for Industrial Control Systems (ICS). The evaluations examined how cybersecurity products from five ICS vendors detected the threat of Russian-linked Triton malware. […]
Incedo Inc. Transforms Security Defenses and Becomes a Highly Resilient Organization with Check Point (Check Point Software) By Amit Sharon, Head of Global Customer Community & Market Research, Check Point Incedo serves clients in financial services,
Cofense Delivers Industry’s First Cloud-Native Email Security for Microsoft 365 and Google Workspace - Deployable in Less than a Minute (BusinessWire) Cofense Protect MSP is already protecting hundreds of MSPs and their customers from phishing attacks, activated with one click in less than a minute.
Exclusive Networks Pacific launches new MSSP platform (CRN Australia) With SentinelOne as first vendor on offer.
HUMAN BotGuard helps enterprise customers protect web and mobile apps from bot attacks (Help Net Security) HUMAN Security announced its newly-named BotGuard and a range of new features to expand protection from sophisticated bot attacks and fraud.
1Password’s new API pipes data into third-party tools such as Splunk (VentureBeat) 1Password's new events API gives security teams "greater data visibility" and insights by piping data directly into third-party SIEM tools.
Introducing Workflows: Automations for Any Use Case (Persona) From setting custom rules to triggering actions, Workflows is a flexible, intuitive, and powerful way to automate your identity processes and more.
June ‘21 Product Update: Support for All the Databases (Tonic.ai Blog) At Tonic, we’ve been mimicking structured data since day 1. But let’s face it: not all data belongs in columns and rows. Which is why we’re very excited to announce our newest database integration: Tonic can now mimic your document-based data in MongoDB.
OMNICOMMANDER™ Launches a Solution to Help Protect Credit Unions From Cyber Threats and Ransomware Attacks (PR Newswire) /PRNewswire/ -- OMNICOMMANDER™, the leader in credit union marketing services with over 400 clients across 47 states, announced today a complimentary...
1Password Launches Events API To Provide Real-time Data Streaming To Third-party Platforms. (PR Newswire) /PRNewswire/ -- 1Password, the leader in enterprise password management, today launched Events API, a new way to empower security teams with greater data...
Anexinet Strengthens Customer Cybersecurity Offerings With Ping Identity Partnership (GlobeNewswire News Room) Partner Brings Zero Trust, Identity-Defined Security To Anexinet’s Award-Winning Digital Transformation Services...
Nok Nok Labs Delivers the 'Power of 5' with 1H2021 Major Momentum & Milestones (PR Newswire) /PRNewswire/ -- Nok Nok Labs (Nok Nok™), the trusted leader in passwordless authentication, today announced major market momentum with a number of landmark...
OneLogin Eases Adoption of Zero Trust Framework with Delegated Administration (GlobeNewswire News Room) Launch of New Offering Comes on the Heels of the White House Cybersecurity Executive Order...
Group-IB joins Palo Alto Networks Cortex XSOAR Marketplace (PR Newswire) /PRNewswire/ -- Group-IB, one of the leading providers of solutions dedicated to detecting and preventing cyberattacks, identifying online fraud, investigation...
Arcos Bosques Tower 1 Selects HID Mobile Access Solution and Readers for Secure, Touchless Access Control (BusinessWire) HID Global announced that the Arcos Bosques Tower 1 has deployed its mobile access control solutions to heighten security and manage visitor entry.
New Jersey Township Secures Long-Term Technology Partner to Modernize (PRWeb) HOBOKEN, N.J. (PRWEB) July 13, 2021
eMazzanti Technologies, a NYC area managed services provider and local government IT consultant published a new municipal IT case study. The customer success s
Fortinet replaces and secures Foodstuffs North Island's legacy network (Reseller News) The major cooperative operator of the Pak ’n Save, New World and Four Square supermarket chains has partnered with Fortinet to replace its legacy network infrastructure.
Microsoft ISV AvePoint Launches Global Partner Program (ChannelE2E) AvePoint is launching its first global partner program, expanding on previous regional programs for MSPs, VARs and other partners.
Location- and Device-agnostic Security for the Mobile Workforce (Akamai) I've spent my entire career in technology and can still recall the time when a desktop PC was the only way to work. (Truth be told, I'm also old enough to remember dumb terminals.) I also remember my first company laptop -- a beast of a thing with a monochrome display so thick it came with an integrated 2.5
U.S. DoD Identified Elite Cyber Talent With 95%+ Accuracy Using Haystack Solutions Cyber Aptitude and Talent Assessment (CATA), UMD Findings Indicate (BusinessWire) U.S. DoD Identified Elite Cyber Talent With 95%+ Accuracy Using Cyber Aptitude and Talent Assessment (CATA), U. Maryland Findings Indicate.
ThreatQuotient Advances Industry Threat Intelligence Sharing With Stronger Data Curation Capabilities (Enterprise IT World) ThreatQuotient is addressing an industry need for more curated and data-driven threat intelligence with the availability of ThreatQ Data Exchange. Built on the foundation of ThreatQuotient’s flexible data model and support for open intelligence sharing standards, ThreatQ Data Exchange makes it simple to set up bidirectional sharing of any and...
How Can Cobwebs' OSINT Improve Corporate Security? (PR Newswire) /PRNewswire/ -- Today's world is a digital world. Accelerated by the Covid-19 pandemic, our collective online presence has intensified at a rate never...
Incognia Financial Services Mobile App Friction Study Measures the Pain of Password Resets (Yahoo Finance) Klover and eToro mobile apps get top ranking for Lowest Password Reset Friction. Study finds that the majority of apps still rely on passwords as the primary form of authentication, even with added friction. PALO ALTO, Calif., July 14, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Mobile authentication pioneer Incognia, today announced the publication of their third Mobile App Friction Report– Login Authentication and Password Reset, for 2021, which highlights results from their most recent study focusing on authent
Nick Dell’s SD-WAN Questions Any IT Manager Should Ask Themselves (Cato Networks) You’re considering SD-WAN for your company but what questions should you be asking? Just ask Nick Dell, the IT manager of a leading manufacturer. He’s already transitioned to SD-WAN and speaks widely about his experience.
Mimecast Launches AI-Enabled Solution Designed To Help Organizations Protect Against The Most Evasive And Hard-To-Detect Email Threats (Mimecast) The Mimecast CyberGraph™ solution uses AI to help improve detection and reduce risk
Attivo Networks Launches CIEM Solution, Expanding its Identity Detection and Response (IDR) Portfolio (Financial IT) Attivo Networks, the leader in identity detection and response, today announced a new Cloud Infrastructure Entitlement Management (CIEM) solution, IDEntitleX, designed to deliver visibility and reduce the attack surface for identities and entitlements in the cloud. IDEntitleX expands the company’s leadership position in providing unprecedented visibility and prevention of identity privilege escalation and lateral movement threat activity.
Securiti Partners with Snowflake to Enable Protection, Privacy and Governance for the Data Cloud (BusinessWire) Securiti enables customers to fulfill key obligations for protection, privacy, governance and compliance of sensitive data in Snowflake Data Cloud.
ThycoticCentrify Modernizes Just-in-Time Privilege Elevation with Newest Release of Server Suite (PR Newswire) /PRNewswire/ -- ThycoticCentrify, a leading provider of cloud identity security solutions formed by the merger of privileged access management (PAM) leaders...
Cybersecurity Unicorn Illumio Bets On Automation for Zero-Trust Wins (SDxCentral) Illumio added new automation features to its platform that it says can speed up and simplify organizations’ zero-trust security adoption.
T-Mobile & Lumen Wireless Access Service Now Available on GSA's EIS Contract (PR Newswire) /PRNewswire/ -- T-Mobile (NASDAQ: TMUS) and Lumen Technologies (NYSE: LUMN) have expanded their relationship to help government agencies leverage T-Mobile's 5G...
Illumio Introduces Automated Enforcement to Accelerate the Path to Zero Trust Security (Illumio) Latest Innovation Lets Organizations Protect Key Assets from Cyberattacks and Ransomware in Minutes
New Index from Sepio Systems Helps Enterprises Measure and Understand Risk Exposure to Hardware-based Cyber Attacks (PR Newswire) /PRNewswire/ -- Sepio Systems announced today the launch of the Hardware Access Control Index (HACx), an objective assessment, based on a range of variables,...
StorageOS provides Civo with cloud native storage (StorageOS) StorageOS Provides Managed Service Provider, Civo with Cloud Native Storage to Support Lightning-Fast Managed Kubernetes Development and Deployment Service
SAIC Launches CloudScend™ to Accelerate Agencies’ Move to the Cloud (BusinessWire) SAIC announced CloudScend™, a solution to help federal agencies plan for and accelerate the migration to the cloud
TruKno Launches Cyber Threat Intelligence for the 99% (PRWeb) DENVER (PRWEB) July 14, 2021
TruKno today announced a new Cyber Threat Intelligence SaaS subscription that aims to help organizations reduce the risk of a breach by empowering their entire IT sec
KnowBe4 Receives Four ISO Certifications From ISOQAR, A Certifying Organization (KnowBe4) KnowBe4 Receives Four ISO Certifications From ISOQAR, A Certifying Organization
Exciting news to share! (LinkedIn) I’m excited to announce that I’ve joined GitHub as VP, Security Operations! Not only am I thrilled to be leading such a foundational area for securing the GitHub platform and by extension much of the world’s software, I’m also honored to be a part of this world-class team. I’ve had an amazing run a
BitTitan Appoints Craig McDonogh as Vice President of Marketing (BusinessWire) BitTitan®, a global leader in migrations and managed services automation with its family of solutions including MigrationWiz®, Voleer® and Perspectium
Ostendio Announces 2 New Board Members - Jean Foster and Ken Walters (PR Newswire) /PRNewswire/ -- Ostendio, a leading provider of always-on integrated risk management technology, is pleased to announce the appointment of Jean Foster and Ken...
Anna Harrington Joins KnectIQ as Chief Operating Officer (PR Newswire) /PRNewswire/ -- KnectIQ Inc., an innovator in cybersecurity technology, today announced Anna Harrington has joined the KnectIQ leadership team in the role of...
Telos Corporation Appoints New Chief Financial Officer (Telos Corporation) Ashburn, Va. – July 19, 2021 – Telos® Corporation (NASDAQ: TLS), a leading provider of cyber, cloud and enterprise security solutions for the world’s most security-conscious organizations, announced it has appointed Mark Bendza as executive vice president and chief financial officer, effective July 19, 2021. Bendza previously served as vice president in charge of investor... Read more
Peraton names new C-suite executives, including its top IT officer (Washington Business Journal) The Herndon IT services contractor named its new top IT officer, alongside two other C-suite moves as it continues to absorb Perspecta.
National Cyber Security Alliance Announces Leadership Transition (Yahoo Finance) NCSA Executive Director Kelvin Coleman Will Depart Following Successful Tenure; Lisa Plaggemier Named Interim Executive DirectorWASHINGTON, July 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The National Cyber Security Alliance, the leading non-profit organization that focuses on driving cybersecurity behavior change, today announced that following nearly a three year stint as Executive Director Kelvin Coleman is stepping down from the position and will leave his post as of July 18th. The National Cyber Security
Keyavi Data Appoints Shai Guday as Chief Product Officer (Valdosta Daily Times) DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 15, 2021--
Larry Prior Joins Shift5's Board of Directors (StreetInsider.com) Shift5, Inc., an operational technology data and cybersecurity company, announces Larry Prior joins as the latest addition to their Board of Directors.
CFO of the Year: Ed McGowan helped lead a full reorganization of Akamai (Boston Business Journal) When Ed McGowan joined Akamai Technologies in 2000, the company was two years old, losing money and on the verge of being delisted from NASDAQ. Things have certainly changed.
PureID appoints Jeremiah Grossman as board advisor (Help Net Security) Jeremiah Grossman, the world-renowned web security expert, has added a new title to his cv, taking on an advisory role at PureID.
Apiiro Adds John Leon from GitHub as VP of Business Development to Leadership Team (PR Newswire) /PRNewswire/ -- Apiiro, the industry's first Code Risk Platform™, today announced the appointment of John Leon as Vice President of Business Development. Leon...