Votiro Partners with the National Wildlife Federation at RSA Conference 2022 (Business Wire) Votiro to raise money for Great Lake restoration while exhibiting at the 2022 RSA Conference; Participating in other conference-related events.
As Bitcoin Falters, Crypto Miners Brace for a Crash (Wired) Electricity costs more, Bitcoin is worth less. What can possibly go wrong?
VMware partners, customers should proceed with caution and pressure Broadcom: Gartner (CRN Australia) Michael Warrilow said not to expect “business as usual” in the long-term.
Chinese Firm That Accused NSA of Hacking Has Global Ambitions (Washington Post) For years, the US government and American cybersecurity companies have alleged that China is behind brazen hacks that have pilfered troves of sensitive documents.
Panther Labs Joins Cloud Security Alliance in the Latest Move to Solve the Challenges of Security Operations at Scale (GlobeNewswire News Room) Panther Labs, a cloud-native threat detection platform that solves the challenges of security operations...
Boston cybersecurity pioneer wants to back startups (Boston Globe) A new $30 million investment fund from Newton cybersecurity company CyberArk aims to make early-stage investments in security-tech startups.
Women-founded accelerator indicates plan to raise $50M fund (Washington Business Journal) The firm's venture arm is just two years old.
Palantir Stock: Butchered But Still Growing Rapidly (NYSE:PLTR) (SeekingAlpha) Palantir's (PLTR) high retention rates and growing revenue signify the company's prospects are improving.
Broadcom, VMware $61bn deal could lead to price hikes (Capacity) Broadcom’s US$61 billion acquisition of cloud computing firm VMware could result in increased pricing for VMware customers, an industry analyst says.
VMware partners: get ready for a $61 billion hug (CRN Australia) Broadcom Software Group President Tom Krause said past mergers have taught the chip maker to respect the channel and the revenue opportunity it presents.
VMware-Broadcom deal includes US$1.5b termination fees (CRN Australia) To be paid by chipmaker if regulatory approvals fall through.
Analysts weigh in on Broadcom-VMware deal (ComputerWeekly.com) VMware customers in APAC will need to assess their exposure amid uncertainty over the impact of the mega deal on the market.
Infosec Institute Named a Visionary in EMA’s Vendor Vision report (IT News Online) Infosec Institute Named a Visionary in EMA’s Vendor Vision report
CrowdStrike Named a Leader in Threat Intel Management Market (CrowdStrike) Quadrant Knowledge Solutions has named CrowdStrike as a 2022 leader in the SPARK Matrix analysis of the global Digital Threat Intelligence Management market.
SentinelOne Global Culture Named To Leading Workplaces Lists (Business Wire) SentinelOne (NYSE: S), an autonomous cybersecurity platform company, today announced the company has been recognized for its best-in-class global work
Zscaler shares up on strong earnings and revenue beat (SiliconANGLE) Zscaler shares up on strong earnings and revenue beat - SiliconANGLE
Cloud Security Firm Lacework Lays Off 20% of Workforce (SecurityWeek) Cloud security firm Lacework has announced laying off 20% of its staff as a result of restructuring.
Microsoft, IBM Tackle the Cybersecurity Skills Gap (Security Boulevard) The cybersecurity skills shortage contributes to a significant portion of breaches and continues to leave companies worse for wear.
Trend Micro stands up federal subsidiary (Washington Technology) The Japan-headquartered cybersecurity company also shifts one of its vice presidents over to lead the federal business.
Broadcom's $61B VMware buy ranks as 3rd largest tech deal (S&P Global) VMware is notable for its strong position in the hybrid cloud sector, where big companies combine their private networks with public cloud services from providers such as Amazon, Microsoft and Google.
NSA is heading in-person to RSAC 2022 (National Security Agency/Central Security Service) The National Security Agency (NSA) is taking the show on the road, heading to the 2022 RSA Conference from June 6-10 in San Francisco, California.
$138.95 Million in Sales Expected for CyberArk Software Ltd. (NASDAQ:CYBR) This Quarter (Defense World) Wall Street analysts forecast that CyberArk Software Ltd. (NASDAQ:CYBR – Get Rating) will post sales of $138.95 million for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks. Eight analysts have issued estimates for CyberArk Software’s earnings. The highest sales estimate is $141.00 million and the lowest is $138.00 million. CyberArk Software posted sales of $117.23 million […]
Okta Under Fire Over Handling of Security Incident (Wall Street Journal) The identity-protection company’s acknowledgment of the attack two months after spotting suspicious activity offers ‘a case study in mismanaging a third-party breach,’ an analyst said.
ProtonMail is rebranding and adding a lot more storage to all its plans | Engadget (Engadget) Starting today, Proton is making it easier to go all-in on ProtonMail and the other services it offers, including a VPN, cloud storage and an encrypted calendar.
Insurance Providers Rethink Their Approach to Crypto (Wall Street Journal) More insurers are offering coverage to cryptocurrency companies, hoping to profit from the industry’s rapid growth.
Tech’s Reckoning With Reality Is Still Half-Baked (Wall Street Journal) The market hasn’t been kind to tech companies capitulating to reality. It could be even worse for those who haven’t.
The Tech Rout Isn’t Just Cyclical—It’s Well-Earned, and Overdue (Bloomberg) The market collapse isn’t just the inevitable result of macroeconomic forces like high interest rates and inflation. It’s also the best opportunity in more than a decade to reckon with the tech industry’s excess.
Sequoia Latest To Issue Warning Shot To Founders (Crunchbase News) Sequoia shared a 52-slide presentation with 250 founders on May 16 over Zoom that warned of a “crucible moment” of uncertainty for the venture market.
Products, Services, and Solutions
iTWire - Fortinet Fabric-Ready Technology Alliance Partner Program hits new milestone, surpassing 500 integrations (IT Wire) Fortinet’s portfolio of cybersecurity solutions is built from the ground up with integration and automation top of mind. The momentum with our Open Ecosystem is more important than ever as organisations continue digital acceleration initiatives. Many organisations struggle to get their...
Fortinet introduces self-learning AI in latest offering (SecurityBrief Asia) Fortinet is introducing self-learning AI capabilities in its new network detection and response offering, FortiNDR.
SentinelOne Pioneers Inaugural Deception MITRE Engenuity ATT&CK® Evaluation (Business Wire) SentinelOne (NYSE: S), an autonomous cybersecurity platform company, today announced its results from the inaugural MITRE Engenuity ATT&CK® Decept
SailPoint Achieves FedRAMP ‘In Process’ Designation for its SaaS Identity Security Offerings (Business Wire) SailPoint Technologies Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: SAIL), the leader in enterprise identity security, today announced it has achieved the “In Process” desig
Radware provides DDoS protection for National Telecom in Thailand (Intelligent CIO APAC) National Telecom (NT) in Thailand has chosen Radware to increase the cyber-defenses surrounding its international telecommunications infrastructure. The Thai state-owned telecommunications company supports over 25,000 telecommunication towers nationwide, underwater cables, underground conduits, fiber optic cables and 13 data centers. The company has been modernizing its infrastructure by deploying 5G, laying a strong fiber-optic network for […]
Radware Expands Relationship with a Leading Multinational E-Commerce Company in Million Dollar Deal (Yahoo) Mitigates spikes in complex bot attacks without interrupting online purchasesMAHWAH, N.J., May 26, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Radware® (NASDAQ: RDWR), a leading provider of cyber security and application delivery solutions, today announced it has expanded its relationship with a leading, multinational e-commerce company in a million dollar deal. The company purchased the Radware Bot Manager and Managed Services to further protect its global e-commerce network and website traffic from cyber attack.
Gigamon Releases "2022 TLS Trends Research" Based on 1.3 Trillion Network Flows (Benzinga) Unique research analyzes encryption trends and versions based on real-world North-South and East-West traffic Gigamon, the leading deep observability company, today released its updated TLS Trends Research report which
BeyondTrust and Beyond Identity Partner for Zero Trust PAM | Beyond Identity (Beyond Identity) Unphishable MFA Plus Privileged Access Management Ensures Only Authorized Users on Secure Devices Have Access to All Privileged Accounts
JFrog Integrates with ServiceNow to deliver "ServiceOps" - real-time insights on security vulnerabilities and compliance issues. (JFrog) Two new integrations for JFrog Xray with ServiceNow’s platform provide IT leaders with real-time insights on security vulnerabilities and compliance issues to quickly engage necessary team members from across the organization for more immediate response and remediation.
New infosec products of the week: May 27, 2022 (Help Net Security) The featured infosec products this week are from: Corelight, Fortinet, Hunters, Kingston Digital, Netenrich, PIXM, and SafeGuard Cyber.
Comodo and AquaOrange Software Partner to Deliver Zero Trust Endpoint Protection to Thailand (Acrofan) Comodo Security Solutions, a leading provider of endpoint protection, today announced that they have partnered with AquaOrange Software, a large managed-service provider in Thailand, to boost presence and better support customers in Southeast Asia. The company will now deliver Comodo’s patented Auto-Containment technology to defeat zero-day attacks with no impact to their customer’s en..
Real-time Anomaly Detection (thatDot) Existing anomaly detection techniques rely on numerical data and threshold analysis, which breaks down in the face of high data dimensionality and produces high volumes of false-positives. thatDot Novelty Detector uses categorical data to build a comprehensive behavioral fingerprint of your data. This deep contextual understanding eliminates false-positives and provides WHY an anomaly was identified, making it immediately actionable.
Asigra Launches Channel Program with Enhanced VAR/MSP Support and New VAD Addition (EIN Presswire) Asigra Tiger’s Den Channel Program to Help Better Secure Customer Data while Accelerating Profits
Cloudian Object Storage Integrates with Microsoft SQL Server 2022 (Cloudian) Provides Native S3 Compatibility, Limitless Scalability and Award-Winning Security for Modern Analytics Applications On-premises
Cowbell Cyber Unveils Cyber Risk Heatmap to Improve Portfolio Risk Management (PR Newswire) Cowbell Cyber, the leading provider of cyber insurance for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), today announced the launch of its Cyber...
NINJIO Hires Finance Leader Teresa Alicer As New CFO (NINJIO) Leading cybersecurity awareness training company NINJIO continues to expand its executive team with a focus on hyper-growth in the coming year
QinetiQ US Hires David Harrison as VP of Business Operations (WashingtonExec) David Harrison has joined QinetiQ U.S. as vice president of business operations, to lead functional business operations to realize maximum business value
Gadi Evron joins Team8 as CISO-in-Residence (CTech) The former CEO of Cymmetria will help expand the group’s CISO Village and advise portfolio companies
Booz Allen Names Kristine Martin Anderson COO (WashingtonExec) Booz Allen Hamilton has appointed Kristine Martin Anderson as chief operating officer, effective June 1. Anderson is an executive vice president, member
SPHERE Welcomes Experienced Enterprise Sales Leader Ken Koocher as New Director of Ecosystem Strategy (PR Newswire) SPHERE, a woman-owned cybersecurity business focused on providing best-of-breed software and services for access governance across data,...
KnowBe4 Makes Strategic Hire for Australia and New Zealand to Help Drive APAC Growth Efforts (KnowBe4) Experienced sales leader Natalie “Nat” Burrows joins KnowBe4’s executive team as director of sales for Australia and New Zealand
Spark lures NTT cyber security executive to lead its MSSP business (Reseller News) Patric Balmer, formerly of NTT New Zealand, is officially Spark's new lead for managed security services.
Michael Orozco joins MorganFranklin Consulting as Managing Director and Advisory Services Leader (Help Net Security) MorganFranklin Consulting announced the addition of cybersecurity expert Michael Orozco as new managing director.
Former CIA chief information security officer Michael Mestrovich, joins Rubrik (CRN Australia) Michael Mestrovich worked at the spy agency for six years.
LogicMonitor appoints Nitin Navare as CTO (Help Net Security) LogicMonitor announced the appointment of Nitin Navare as Chief Technology Officer (CTO) to drive technology innovations.
Ex-CBP Director Joins Venable As Trade Adviser In DC (Law360) Venable LLP has added an expert on international trade relations, who served in several leadership roles with the U.S. Customs and Border Protection, to its Washington, D.C., office, the firm announced Tuesday.
Acceldata Announces Girish Bhat as Senior Vice President of Marketing (PRWeb) Acceldata, the market leader in data observability, today announced the appointment of Girish Bhat as senior vice president (SVP) of marketing. In this role,
Jason Cooney Joins Tech Advisors as Cybersecurity Engineer (APN News) Tech Advisors, a leading technology solution provider for small to mid-sized businesses founded by CPAs and specializing in providing IT and technology services to the CPA field, today announced the appointment of Jason Cooney of Hudson, MA, to the position of cybersecurity engineer.