Security engineering Press Release
|02/26/2020 - 02:55||
Agenda Announced for Authenticate 2020, the First FIDO Conference
SEATTLE, February 26, 2020 — Authenticate, the FIDO Alliance’s industry conference dedicated to the who, what, why and how of modern user authentication, today announced its full 2020 agenda. This two-day event, coming to Seattle on June 2-3, 2020, will inspire attendees to embrace a new way to authenticate and present the necessary tools to move past passwords.
|02/25/2020 - 20:38||
DIAs cyber officer talks risk management at RSA 2020
Defense Intelligence Agency’s Defense Intelligence Officer for Cyber James Sullivan speaks on the Agency’s cyber operations during a panel discussion at the 2020 RSA Conference public sector day in San Francisco, February 24.
|02/25/2020 - 20:34||
Keysights New Security Operations Platform Enables Organizations to Measure and Improve Effectiveness of Operational Security
Keysight’s Threat Simulator delivers actionable recommendations for addressing vulnerabilities and real-time threat intelligence.
|02/25/2020 - 18:56||
BeyondTrust Introduces Universal Privilege Management Journey to Help Organizations Expand Privilege Security and Compliance
BeyondTrust Universal Privilege Management enables a modern approach to PAM The journey to Universal Privilege Management is customizable so organizations can quickly secure IT environments, reduce risk, and meet compliance mandates.
|02/25/2020 - 18:50||
Can We Really Make the World a Passwordless Place?
However, while many security teams recommend business users create individual, complex and strong passwords for all their accounts, many fail to follow this advice.. As a result, many passwords are either weak or frequently re-used. With, the vast majority of cyber attacks involving compromised credentials, – weak passwords can directly result in data leaks, cyber attacks and theft of intellectual property.
|02/25/2020 - 04:39||
Centrifys Identity-Centric PAM Extends the Benefits of Microsofts Red Forest to Linux and UNIX for a Comprehensive IT Security Posture
San Francisco, CA ― RSA Conference 2020 ― February 25, 2020 ― Centrify, a leading provider of Identity-Centric Privileged Access Management solutions, today announced extended privilege elevation configurations in the Red Forest to Linux and UNIX, building on its investment and leadership in this critical bridge between heterogeneous systems. With Centrify’s Identity-Centric PAM solutions, IT administrators utilizing Microsoft’s Red Forest can now achieve a more consistent security posture, reduce risk, and improve accountability, operational consistency, and compliance.
|02/25/2020 - 03:30||
Check Point SandBlast Agent Earns NSS Labs AA Rating in 2020 Advanced Endpoint Protection Test
NSS Labs, a globally recognized and trusted source for independent, fact-based cybersecurity testing, gave the ‘AA’ rating to SandBlast Agent – no ‘AAA’ were awarded in the AEP group test – which means the solution’s capacity to meet its commitments to customers is very strong. SandBlast Agent detected 100% of HTTP and email threats, 100% of malware using sophisticated evasion techniques, and 100% resistance to evasion.
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|02/24/2020 - 18:24||
HID Global Extends Passwordless FIDO2 Authentication Throughout the Workplace
AUSTIN, Texas, February 24, 2020 – HID Global, a worldwide leader in trusted identity solutions, today announced it will support the industry’s passworldless authentication initiative at RSA 2020 by demonstrating converged access solutions that extend zero trust security and FIDO2 authentication across the workplace in the physical and digital worlds.
|02/24/2020 - 04:36||
LogRhythm Named Winner of the Coveted InfoSec Awards during RSA Conference 2020
Boulder, CO – Monday, February 24, 2020 - LogRhythm, the company powering the world’s enterprise security operations centers (SOCs), is proud to announce that the company has been named a winner in the categories of Best Product for Security Information Event Management (SIEM) and Market Leader for User Behavior Analytics in the Cyber Defense Magazine (CDM) 2020 InfoSec Awards.
|02/24/2020 - 04:17||
Untangle Recognized for SMB Cybersecurity Innovation
SAN JOSE, Calif.– February 24, 2020 – Untangle® Inc., a leader in comprehensive network security for small-to-medium businesses (SMBs) and distributed enterprises, today announced it has won a Cyber Defense Award for “Most Innovative – Small to Medium Size Business (SMB) – Cybersecurity” from Cyber Defense Magazine (CDM), the industry’s leading electronic information security magazine.
|02/24/2020 - 02:41||
Infosys Set to Launch Cyber Defense Center in Indianapolis
To strengthen security monitoring, management and remediation services for organizations around the globe.
|02/24/2020 - 01:38||
McAfee Offers Managed Threat Detection and Response Platform Collaborating With DXC Technology
SAN FRANCISCO--( )-- RSA CONFERENCE – McAfee, the device-to-cloud cybersecurity company, today announced that it is launching a global Managed Detection and Response (MDR) platform. DXC Technology will be McAfee’s first strategic MDR partner to leverage McAfee’s MVISION EDR solution to proactively detect cyber threats faced by customers and resolve security incidents faster.
|02/23/2020 - 19:26||
Dahua Supports the Community by Helping YMCA Update Security Solution
Hangzhou, China/ February 24, 2020 A wide-ranging nonprofit with more than a century of history, the YMCA has been a fixture in the United States since 1851. Their commitment to youth development, social responsibility, and healthy living has benefitted over 10,000 neighborhoods across the country. Their mission to bring resources to all members of the community means that the operating budgets of regional branches must sometimes prioritize local needs before investing in physical security.
|02/20/2020 - 09:06||
Booz Allen to deliver modernized cyber defense operations
McLean, Va. – On December 12, 2019, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) awarded Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) an extensive 10-year contract, totaling $113 million, to deliver modernized cyber defense operations support. With this new contract, Booz Allen will become the SEC’s major provider of cybersecurity services.
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|02/18/2020 - 21:44||
Fidelis Cybersecurity Announces Significant Enhancements to its Elevate Platform to Help Organizations Proactively Defend their Cyber Terrain
The Latest Release of Fidelis Elevate Empowers Security Operations, Threat Hunters and Incident Responders Through Full Visibility of the Environment and Attacker Actions, While Ensuring the Appropriate Countermeasures.
|02/18/2020 - 18:51||
Imprivata Named to Constellation ShortList for Healthcare Medical Device Security
Lexington, Mass.– February 18, 2020—Imprivata®, the digital identity company for healthcare, today announced that it was named to the Constellation ShortList™ for Healthcare Medical Device Security in Q1 2020. Determined by criteria including client inquiries, partner conversations, customer references, and market share, this Constellation ShortList recognizes vendors who help healthcare providers improve patient safety, with an emphasis on IT security.
|02/18/2020 - 17:54||
Singapore Police Force Uses HID Globals Multispectral Fingerprint Technology for Fast and Fraud-Free Drivers License Processing
AUSTIN, TX – February 18, 2020 – HID Global, a worldwide leader in trusted identity solutions, today announced that the traffic branch of the Singapore Police Force has deployed an electronic Know Your Customer (eKYC) system that uses HID Lumidigm® V-series Fingerprint Sensors to verify the identities of driver’s license applicants.
|02/18/2020 - 15:42||
SentinelOne Unveils Singularity, THE Platform to Defeat Every Attack, Every Second of Every Day
Mountain View, Calif. – February 18, 2020 – SentinelOne, the autonomous endpoint protection company, today unveiled its Singularity Platform. Singularity is an industry first data lake that seamlessly fuses together the data, access, control, and integration planes of its endpoint protection (EPP), endpoint detection and response (EDR), IoT security, and cloud workload protection (CWPP) into a centralized platform.
|02/13/2020 - 04:28||
STM32L5: The New Security Flagship with TF-M, TrustZone, and so Much More
The STM32L5 series of microcontrollers is one of the first to receive the PSA Certified Level 2 accreditation from Arm®, and it is now in mass production. The STM32L5x2 are available, along with the STM32L552E-EV evaluation board, the STM32L562E-DK Discovery kit, and the NUCLEO-L552ZE-Q.
|02/12/2020 - 20:58||
CyberArk Delivers Blueprint for Privileged Access Management Success
Organizations Gain Proven Tools and Prescriptive Advice for Advancing Cybersecurity Programs and Enabling Digital Business Priorities.
|02/11/2020 - 13:43||
Entrust Datacard Simplifies High-Assurance Authentication with Next Generation Passwordless Workforce Login and Fully Digital Customer Identity Proofing
MINNEAPOLIS – February 11, 2020 — Entrust Datacard, a leading provider of trusted identity and secure issuance technology solutions, today announced two new high-assurance offerings for the company's unified authentication management platform: Passwordless Single Sign On (SSO) Authentication to improve workforce security and productivity, and Identity Proofing with fully digital identity verification for accelerated customer acquisition and onboarding.
|02/10/2020 - 16:35||
NCSC Unveils the National Counterintelligence Strategy of the U.S. 2020-2022
The National Counterintelligence and Security Center (NCSC) today unveiled the National Counterintelligence Strategy of the United States of America 2020-2022, outlining a new approach to counterintelligence to address threats that have evolved significantly since the last strategy in 2016.
|02/10/2020 - 13:16||
Travelers flying out of Manchester-Boston Regional Airport after primary election need to prepare
MANCHESTER, NH — The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is increasing resources focused on airport security at Manchester-Boston Regional Airport (MHT) leading up to and after the primary election.
|02/07/2020 - 04:19||
ESET Named a Strong Performer in Endpoint Security Suites 2019 Report by Independent Research Firm
BRATISLAVA, February 7, 2020, ESET – a global leader in information security software – has been recognized as a “strong performer” in The Forrester Wave™: Endpoint Security Suites Q3 2019 report. The prestigious report assessed the top 15 security suites in the market, including their ability to prevent, detect, and remediate endpoint threats, with ESET emerging as a strong performer.
|02/06/2020 - 06:49||
Border Control Biometrics Revenues to Reach US$3.5 Billion By 2025
The demands for higher levels of security, authentication, and passenger processing speed in border control have caused identity management to evolve rapidly, forcing an influx of new biometric technologies. Biometric kiosks, e-gates, surveillance cameras and fingerprint, iris and face recognition devices will combine to create total revenues of $3.5 billion by 2025, according to global tech market advisory firm, ABI Research.