IBM to Acquire Octo (PR Newswire) IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced an agreement to acquire Octo, a U.S.-based IT modernization and digital transformation services provider...
We’re joining Dropbox! (Boxcryptor) Almost 12 years ago, we set out to make complex security solutions easy to use. Now we are excited to share that we are set to begin a new chapter with Dropbox, Inc.
Deloitte joins forces with Makros to bolster its cybersecurity practice (Intelligent CIO LATAM) With the goal of solidifying its strategic leadership and to continue supporting its clients in critical areas such as cybersecurity, Deloitte has joined forces with Makros, a Chilean cybersecurity business with 18 years of proven experience in the domestic market. With nearly 100 professionals and more than 200 clients, Makros provides a host of services […]
Proofpoint Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Illusive (Yahoo Finance) Identity Threat Detection and Response technology extends Proofpoint’s people-centric security vision to thwart identity-based breaches, including ransomwareSUNNYVALE, Calif., Dec. 12, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Proofpoint Inc., a leading cybersecurity and compliance company, today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Illusive, a leader and pioneer in Identity Threat Detection and Response (ITDR). The acquisition is expected to close by January 2023, subject to customar
DLH Buys GRSi, Bolsters IT & Cyber Capabilities (WashingtonExec) DLH has acquired privately held Grove Resource Solutions, Inc., a provider of cloud-based enterprise modernization and cybersecurity solutions to civilian
Booz Allen’s Commercial MTS Business Combines with Security On-Demand to Launch DeepSeas (Booz Allen Hamilton) DeepSeas cyber defense unites Booz Allen’s commercial Managed Threat Services business with Security On-Demand.
Booz Allen divests part of its commercial cyber business (Washington Technology) The government technology services company will maintain a business relationship with that team.
Vaultree Raises $12.8 Million for Data-in-Use Encryption Solution (SecurityWeek) Vaultree has raised $12.8 million in Series A funding for its data-in-use encryption technology.
Second Front Systems Raises Oversubscribed $32 Million Series A to Scale its DevSecOps Platform (PR Newswire) Second Front Systems (2F), the public-benefit software company focused on accelerating the delivery of mission-critical software-as-a-service...
Nillion raises over $20 million to build new web3 infrastructure (TechCrunch) Nillion, a web3 startup aiming to build a non-blockchain decentralized network, closed an oversubscribed round of more than $20 million.
Snyk Closes $196.5 Million Series G Funding at $7.4 Billion Valuation (GlobeNewswire News Room) Investment Reflects Company’s Current Financial Strength and Will Drive Continued Efficient Growth and Product Innovation in 2023 and Beyond...
Cybersecurity Startup Snyk to Raise a Down Round Led by Qatari Fund (The Information) Snyk, a prominent cybersecurity startup, is nearing a deal to raise money from Qatar’s sovereign wealth fund at a valuation of roughly $7 billion—a slightly lower price than the firm’s previous round of funding—according to people familiar with the matter. The deal would make Boston-based Snyk ...
Cybersecurity startup SafeHouse raises pre-Series A funding (VCCircle) SafeHouse Technologies Ltd, a startup focused on mobile-first cybersecurity, has secured pre-Series A funding of $6...
FireTail Raises $5M to Accelerate API Security, Led by Paladin Capital Group (Business Wire) FireTail has raised $5 million in new funding led by Paladin Capital Group.
Products, Services, and Solutions
Rezilion Unveils New Updates to MI-X, An Open Source Tool That Determines Vulnerability Risk, at Black Hat Europe (Rezilion) Today Rezilion announced updates to MI-X, its highly-rated open-source tool developed by Rezilion’s vulnerability research team.
Open Line Selects and Deploys Salt Security API Protection Platform to Enhance Their Managed Services Portfolio (PR Newswire) Salt Security, the leading API security company, today announced that Open Line NL, a supplier of managed cloud services and applications, has...
SecurityScorecard Empowers Customers to Maximize their Security Investments by Providing a One-Stop Shop with Dramatically Expanded Partner Marketplace (Business Wire) SecurityScorecard, the global leader in cybersecurity ratings, today announced significant momentum for the SecurityScorecard Marketplace, the one-sto
1Password's New Tools Secure Entire Software Development Lifecycle (PR Newswire) 1Password, the leader in human-centric security and privacy, today launched a solution to help streamline how companies manage and secure...
Kali Linux 2022.4 Release (Azure, Social & Kali NetHunter Pro) | Kali Linux Blog (Kali Linux) Before the year is over, we thought it was best to get the final 2022 release out. Today we are publishing Kali Linux 2022.4. This is ready for immediate download or updating existing installations.
A summary of the changelog since August’s 2022.3 release:
French Biggest Auto Club Roole Unveils the Innovation Behind Its GPS Antitheft Tracking Solution Wetrak (Actility) An unjammable GPS tracking protection for cars is now widely available in France, powered by LoRaWAN® and Abeeway
Palo Alto Networks Medical IoT Security protects connected medical devices (Help Net Security) Palo Alto Networks has released Medical IoT Security — the zero trust security solution for medical devices.
SimSpace expands globally with cyber force platform used by US cyber command elite forces (TahawulTech.com) SimSpace Expands Globally with Commercial Release of Cyber Force Platform used by US Cyber Command Elite Forces.
Microsoft taps security demand to drive M365 amid fragmented market (Cybersecurity Dive) A top company executive said a key driver is to bundle its cybersecurity capabilities with office productivity applications, as customers look to consolidate vendors.
Mosaic Partners With Safe Security on Real-Time Cyber Risk Evaluation (Business Wire) Safe Security and Mosaic Insurance announce partnership to connect cybersecurity controls to insurance coverage.
Opaque Systems, Pioneer in Confidential Computing, Unveils the First Multi-Party Confidential AI and Analytics Platform (PR Newswire) Opaque Systems, the pioneers of secure multi-party analytics and AI for Confidential Computing, today announced the latest advancements in...
New infosec products of the week: December 9, 2022 (Help Net Security) The featured infosec products this week are from: 1Password, Arkose Labs, Kudelski Security, Lepide, OPSWAT, Palo Alto Networks, and Thales.
Salt Security API Protection Platform Wins Gold in 2022 Best in Biz Awards (PR Newswire) Salt Security, the leading API security company, today announced that the Salt Security API Protection Platform has been named a Gold Winner in...
Cymulate Integrates with the Trend Micro Vision One XDR Platform (PR Newswire) Cymulate, the market leader in Threat Exposure Assessment and Cybersecurity Controls Validation, today announced a new technology integration...
ConnectWise partners with Evo Security to deliver Identity and Access Management (IAM) Platform to IT Solution Providers (GlobeNewswire News Room) Strategic partnership secures and streamlines access to devices and applications, extending protection against most exploited attack vector, user...
Satori Introduces New Access Manager With Centralized, One-Click Data Access Control and First-of-Its-Kind “Governed Traffic” Metric (GlobeNewswire News Room) New metric enables companies to visualize and track ungoverned access to data to improve security posture and reduce risk...
Secure and Manage Cyber Risk in Industrial Control Systems (ICS) (Dragos) See how industrial asset owners can take advantage of integration between the Dragos Platform and Cisco’s ASA Firewalls.
SpiderOak and TriSept Form Partnership to Protect Against Cyber Threats (Via Satellite) SpiderOak has formed a strategic partnership with TriSept with the aim of providing a comprehensive end-to-end security system capable of keeping critical
Canada Enhances Public Safety With Gemalto Fingerprint Identification Solution (WebWire) A recent initiative undertaken by the Government of Canada and the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) to advance public safety measures has led to the digitalization of biometric records across the country which will allow for faster and more accurate criminal and civil identity checks.
Synack has a different approach to security testing to defend against cyber attacks (The Global Herald) New York Stock Exchange published this video item, entitled "Synack has a different approach to security testing to defend against cyber attacks | CEO Jay
U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory Selects Xage for Clean Energy Cybersecurity Program (Xage Security) Xage & fellow cohort members set out to secure green energy resources.
ThreatBlockr and UbiStor Form Partnership to Provide Proactive Network Protection for UbiStor Customers (StreetInsider.com)
TYSON, Va. & SCHAUMBURG, Ill. (PRWEB) December 07, 2022 ThreatBlockr, a cybersecurity company that provides unmatched network edge defense, and...
Zerto Cited as a Contender among Data Resilience Solutions Suites by Independent Research Firm (Business Wire) Zerto, an HPE company, has been recognized by Forrester as a Contender among Data Resilience Solution Suites in The Forrester WaveTM, Q4 2022.
iTWire - Rockwell Automation partners with CrowdStrike to provide comprehensive endpoint protection (IT Wire) Rockwell Automation has announced a partnership with CrowdStrike to provide manufacturers with comprehensive endpoint protection services. The solution combines Rockwell's industrial cybersecurity services and CrowdStrike's Falcon platform. The combined solution will monitor, protect, invest...
Offensive Security partners with the NGN Training Center (ACE Times) OffSec will provide companies and their employees based in Bahrain with a varied suite of cybersecurity programs
Matrixport's Cactus Custody™ Completes SOC 2 Type 1 Certification by Deloitte (PR Newswire) Matrixport, one of the world's largest digital assets financial services platform, has announced that its institutional custodian service...
Howden Group partners with Silverfort | Cyber Insurance (Silverfort) Howden Group has partnered with Silverfort to make it easier for businesses to achieve cybersecurity insurance compliance.
Apiiro’s Cloud Application Security Platform Now Available in AWS Marketplace (GlobeNewswire News Room) AWS customers worldwide now gain access to Apiiro, giving development and security teams an easy way to proactively fix application risks...
WatchGuard Unveils Firebox NV5 and AP332CR to Support Remote Workers and Outdoor Environments (GlobeNewswire News Room) The new VPN gateway appliance and Wi-Fi 6 access points each deliver the simplified security and seamless experience customers need, wherever they are...
BackBox Supports Technology Services Partners with Customized Product Features (BackBox Software) BackBox, the world’s most trusted network automation company, today announced the general availability of new and enhanced features to their network and security device automation platform. These updates will deliver faster time-to-value and better
Cycode collaborates with CodeSee to secure the pipelines of thousands of open-source projects (Cycode) Cycode collaborates with CodeSee to fix vulnerabilities affecting thousands of open-source projects allowing any user to hijack the build
Veracode Adds Advanced Dynamic Analysis Capability With Acquisition of Crashtest Security Solution (Business Wire) Veracode acquires Crashtest Security, a Germany-based developer-oriented dynamic application security testing (DAST) tool.
Cobalt Recognizes Partners in Second Annual Partner of the Year Awards (Cobalt) Cobalt Recognizes Partners in Second Annual Partner of the Year Awards
Cellebrite Signs an Over $10 Million Deal with Major West European National Police Force; Marking One of the Largest Digital Intelligence Deals Ever and Further Validating Digital Intelligence as Essential Accelerator for Investigations (GlobeNewswire News Room) The police force will combine Cellebrite’s Pathfinder with existing Cellebrite collect & review solutions to maximize efficiency and resources; also set to...
Cloudflare Offers Free Zero Trust Security Tools to At-Risk Public Interest Groups (MSSP Alert) Cloudflare One zero trust security tools are now available for free to select at-risk public interest groups & local and state election sites.
Juniper Networks Selected as Preferred Technology Partner for Deutsche Telekom’s Universal Managed Services Infrastructure (Yahoo) Juniper Networks (NYSE: JNPR), a leader in secure, AI-driven networks, today announced that it has been selected by Deutsche Telekom (DT) as the first network technology partner for Magenta Business Networks SD-X. By leveraging the Juniper AI-driven Enterprise solution, DT’s innovative new universal managed services platform will power exceptional user experiences with simplified zero touch deployments, proactive self-driving automation, connected security a
DH2i Collaborates with Red Hat to Accelerate the Delivery of Intelligent Applications Across the Multi Cloud (DH2I) DH2i Earns Red Hat OpenShift Certification on Red Hat Enterprise Linux FORT COLLINS, CO – December 13, 2022 – DH2i® a world leading provider of always-secure and always-on IT infrastructure solutions, today announced that DH2i’s DxEnterprise multi-platform smart high availability clustering software has earned Red Hat OpenShift certification on Red Hat Enterprise Linux. This certification...
SecurityGen launches 5G Cyber-security Lab (Global Security Mag Online) SecurityGen launches 5G Cyber-security Lab New training platform enables telecom security teams to study 5G technology, enriching their ability to understand threats, verify security…
Axis Unveils 2022 Atmos Winter Release to Help CxOs Make a Clear Business Case for Adopting Security Service Edge (Axis Security) Axis Unveils 2022 Atmos Winter Release to Help CxOs Make a Clear Business Case for Adopting Security Service Edge
Contrast Security Delivers Relevant, Easy-to-Understand Security Education for Developers to Secure Code Confidently (Contrast Security) Code security leader expands its superior developer experience with the introduction of two new initiatives: Contrast Secure Code Learning Hub and Contrast Community.
Gigamon Deep Observability Pipeline Fundamentally Enables the DOD Zero Trust Strategy and Capability Execution Roadmap (Business Wire) Today, Gigamon announced that its Gigamon Deep Observability Pipeline fundamentally enables the implementation of the newly released United States Dep
Top industrial IoT security solutions (TechRepublic) From safety to where? Find out the right way to turn with this comprehensive analysis of seven options for your business.
Red Canary and Palo Alto Networks expand partnership to improve detection coverage (Help Net Security) Red Canary has unveiled a new integration with Palo Alto Networks, adding Cortex XDR and detection coverage for mutual customers.
Google Launches OSV-Scanner Tool to Identify Open Source Vulnerabilities (The Hacker News) Google on Tuesday announced the open source availability of OSV-Scanner, a scanner that aims to offer easy access to vulnerability information about v
Box Announces Availability of New Security Enhancements to Help Combat Cyber Threats in the Cloud (Business Wire) Box, Inc. (NYSE: BOX), the leading Content Cloud, today announced the availability of several enhancements to Box Shield, the company’s flagship secur
Rockwell Automation Partners with Fortinet to Secure Operational Technology Environments (automation.com) Fortinet has joined the Rockwell Automation PartnerNetwork as a Gold Technology Partner.
Clearspeed Launches Surge to Quickly and Accurately Assess Claims Risk for Catastrophic Events (Business Wire) Clearspeed, the leading provider of voice analytics technology for risk assessment in the insurance, government, and security sectors, today announced
It’s time to scale up your cloud security posture (Lacework) Today, Lacework is releasing new cloud security posture management (CSPM) capabilities to help organizations achieve operational excellence and effectively manage security and compliance at scale, all from one flexible platform.
Stellar Cyber Integrates with Deep Instinct’s Deep Learning Technology for Unrivaled Cyber Attack Prevention (Business Wire) Stellar Cyber, the innovator of Open XDR, today announced a new integration with Deep Instinct, the first company to apply end-to-end deep learning to
Securonix appoints Nayaki Nayyar as chief executive officer (People Matters) Founder and former CEO Sachin Nayyar appointed as executive chairman of the board of directors.
Securonix Appoints New Chief Executive Officer, Board Member (Dallas Innovates) Addison-headquartered Securonix Inc. announced Nayaki Nayyar has been appointed chief executive officer and member of its board of directors, effective immediately. Securonix is a leader in Next-Gen SIEM, UEBA and SOAR, and at the same time, the company announced that founder and former CEO Sachin Nayyar (not related) has transitioned to the role of executive […]
Egnyte Appoints Ben Saville to Its Sales Leadership Team as New Head o (PRWeb) Egnyte, the secure platform for content collaboration and governance, today announced the appointment of Ben Saville to its sales leadership team as Hea
Radiant Logic Strengthens Customer Commitment and Fortifies Leadership Team (Business Wire) Radiant announces a significant new investment and commitment to its customers with the appointment of company’s first Chief Customer Officer.
Object Management Group Appoints Dan Isaacs as Chief Strategy Officer (Digital Twin Consortium) Unifying OMG consortia across industries worldwide
Horizen Labs Appoints Zain Cheng as Chief Technology Officer (Business Wire) Horizen Labs, a leading blockchain innovator securing the world’s transition to Web3, announced today the appointment of Zain Cheng, an accomplished e
Retired U.S. Army Cyber Command Leader Stephen Fogarty Joins Booz Allen Hamilton (Business Wire) Booz Allen announced today that Stephen Fogarty has joined Booz Allen as a senior executive advisor to help support of the firm's cyber capabilities.
Skybox Security Strengthens Leadership Team with Appointment of Corey Williams as Chief Marketing Officer (Business Wire) Skybox Security today announced the appointment of Corey Williams as Chief Marketing Officer. The seasoned marketing executive brings 25 years of expe
Spin Technology Hires Former Salesforce CTO as Strategic Technology Advisor (AccessWire) Industry veteran Steven Tamm will oversee technical strategy for the SpinOne platform PALO ALTO, CA / ACCESSWIRE / December 13, 2022 / Spin Technology, Inc., developer of the ultimate all-in-one SaaS data protection platform ‘SpinOne' for mission-critical SaaS apps, today announced that former Salesforce CTO Steven Tamm has joined the company as its first-ever strategic technology advisor. Steven Tamm will advise on Spin Technology's
Niels Provos Joins Lacework as Head of Security Efficacy (PR Newswire) Lacework®, the data-driven cloud security company, today announced the appointment of Niels Provos as the company's first Head of Security...
Barracuda appoints new Chief Financial Officer (Barracuda Networks) Barracuda Networks, Inc., a trusted partner and leading provider of cloud-first security solutions, today announced Joe Billante as its new Chief Financial Officer. Billante brings more than 20 years of executive leadership and finance experience to Barracuda, and has successfully led companies through business transformations, international expansion, and accelerated growth.
Acalvio Appoints Anand Akela as Chief Marketing Officer (Business Wire) Acalvio Technologies, the leader in cyber deception technology, today announced the appointment of Anand Akela as chief marketing officer. Akela will
Unisys Names John Kritzmacher to Board of Directors (MarketScreener) Unisys Corporation today announced that John Kritzmacher has been elected to the Unisys Board of Directors, effective today. Kritzmacher, who...
Beyond Identity Welcomes Accomplished Cybersecurity Veterans Pia McSharry and Susanne Gurman to Leadership Team (Beyond Identity) McSharry joins as VP of global sales engineering, Gurman named VP of Revenue Marketing, both join Women of Beyond Identity resource group
IonQ Announces Rima Alameddine as New Chief Revenue Officer, Appoints Wendy Thomas, President and CEO of Secureworks, to Board of Directors (IonQ) Working to build the world's best quantum computers to solve the world's most complex problems