Security engineering Press Release
|02/04/2020 - 17:52||
NASS 2020 Winter Conference Highlights
For Immediate Release — Feb. 4, 2020 — Washington, D.C. — The National Association of Secretaries of State (NASS) held its 2020 Winter Conference Jan.
|02/04/2020 - 13:49||
Some Election-Related Websites Still Run on Vulnerable Software Older Than Many High Schoolers
Our analysis found that websites in dozens of towns and counties voting on Super Tuesday have security weaknesses. Richmond, Va., still uses software from 2003.
|02/03/2020 - 23:31||
7 Examples of how Privileged Identity Management Guards Your Business
Privileged access management solutions make it possible for organizations to control administrative and user accounts on a granular level, allowing administrators to control user privileges, and ensuring that administrative actions are properly tracked. Companies that are using Azure AD or considering a shift to Azure AD should consider the advantages of privileged identity management.
|02/03/2020 - 11:29||
New Zealanders not doing enough to protect themselves online
New research released today by InternetNZ shows that 93% of New Zealanders are concerned about the security of their personal data.
|01/31/2020 - 03:32||
Travelers flying out of Des Moines International Airport after caucus need to prepare
DES MOINES, IA — The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is increasing resources focused on airport security at Des Moines International Airport (DSM) leading up to and after the Iowa Caucus.
|01/30/2020 - 19:01||
Deadline for Security Enhancements Arrives on Friday
COLUMBUS – On June 11, 2019, Secretary of State Frank LaRose issued Directive 2019-08, a comprehensive, multi-faceted security strategy for both our local boards of elections and the state that provides the redundancy required of a strong election system infrastructure. The effort has made Ohio the national leader in election security.
|01/30/2020 - 09:39||
ESET launches Version 3.0 of Secure Authentication
Bratislava – ESET, a global leader in cybersecurity, has launched Version 3.0 of ESET Secure Authentication (ESA), a multifactor authentication solution that allows businesses of all sizes to secure mobile devices, prevent data breaches, and meet compliance requirements. This new version of the solution brings a range of updates, including the introduction of the Identity Connector and support for biometric authentication.
|01/28/2020 - 17:30||
8 Reasons Your Business Needs PAM: Privileged Access Management
PAM – privileged access management – is a security strategy through which certain rights are passed only to administrators, not employees. Privileged accounts are created for administrators for the purposes of installing software solutions, altering network settings, and controlling access for other employees.
|01/28/2020 - 11:27||
Arxan Reports 30% Subscription Growth for 2019, Outpacing the Market by 3X
San Francisco, CA – January 28 – Arxan Technologies, the trusted provider of application protection solutions, announced today substantial growth for 2019, including a 30% increase in subscription bookings, 80% upsell growth with existing customers and a continued healthy net customer retention rate of 113%. High demand for Arxan application security solutions, including Arxan for Web and Arxan Threat Analytics, expansion in core verticals, along with rapid growth in Latin America, contributed to the company’s 3rd consecutive year of double digit revenue growth.
|01/28/2020 - 06:54||
Tripwire and Eaton Technology Partnership Strengthens Cybersecurity Compliance for U.S. Utilities
Integrating Tripwire Enterprise for Industrial Devices and Eaton’s IED Manager Suite strengthens security for energy utilities.
|01/23/2020 - 18:40||
How to avoid packing a prohibited item when flying out of Harrisburg International Airport
A box of prohibited items that have recently been caught in carry-on bags at the Harrisburg International Airport checkpoint by TSA officers.
|01/16/2020 - 17:56||
FBI Announces New Policy for Notifying State and Local Election Officials of Cyber Intrusions Affecting Election Infrastructure
The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) announced a new internal policy to clarify and guide the timely federal notification of appropriate state and local officials of cyber intrusions affecting election infrastructure.
|01/15/2020 - 21:57||
How an MSP and the Principle of Least Privilege Make Your Business Safer
Is your organization trying to shore up its security? If so, you may want to learn about the "Principle of Least Privilege."
|01/15/2020 - 17:58||
TSA firearm discoveries in Idaho decreased in 2019, contrary to national trend
BOISE, Idaho - Transportation Security Administration (TSA) officers at six Idaho airports discovered a total of 24 firearms in travelers’ carry-on luggage in 2019, three fewer than were discovered at the same six airports in 2018.
|01/15/2020 - 10:05||
Army Cyber Institute Names FTI Consulting as Industry Partner in Jack Voltaic 3.0
Critical Infrastructure Protection Research Project to Be Hosted in Savannah, Ga., and Charleston, S.C. in April 2020.
|01/15/2020 - 02:59||
Tenable Releases Plugins for Critical Windows CryptoAPI Vulnerability
Tenable®, Inc., the Cyber Exposure company, has released plugins for CVE-2020-0601, a critical vulnerability in the cryptographic library used in Windows 10 and Windows Server 2016/2019. The flaw would allow attackers to deliver malicious code that appears to be from a trusted entity.
|01/14/2020 - 00:56||
Secretary of State Laurel M. Lee Issues Statement on Governor DeSantis State of the State Address
Under Governor Ron DeSantis’ bold leadership, Florida has more tools than ever to secure our elections, promote Florida’s rich cultural and historical resources, and promote Florida as the center of American creativity.
|01/14/2020 - 00:06||
Tripwire expands industrial cybersecurity capabilities, launches Tripwire Industrial Appliance line and joins ISA Global Security Alliance
Tripwire introduces new line of hardware appliances and joins ISA Global Security Alliance to advance industrial cybersecurity.
|01/07/2020 - 08:17||
MITRE Releases Framework for Cyber Attacks on Industrial Control Systems
McLean, VA, and Bedford, MA, January 7, 2020— MITRE released an ATT&CK™ knowledge base of the tactics and techniques that cyber adversaries use when attacking the industrial control systems (ICS) that operate some of the nation’s most critical infrastructures including energy transmission and distribution plants, oil refineries, wastewater treatment facilities, transportation systems, and more. The impacts from these attacks range from disruption to operational productivity to serious harm to human life and the surrounding environment.
|01/06/2020 - 16:14||
Absolute Appoints Dianne Lapierre as Chief Information Officer
VANCOUVER, British Columbia — January 6, 2020 — Absolute (TSX: ABT), the leader in endpoint resilience, today announced Dianne Lapierre has joined Absolute as Chief Information Officer. Ms. Lapierre will report directly to Absolute CEO, Christy Wyatt, and will be based in Vancouver, B.C.
|01/06/2020 - 14:44||
Absolute to Present at the 22nd Annual Needham Growth Conference
VANCOUVER, British Columbia — January 6, 2020 — Absolute® (TSX:ABT), the leader in endpoint resilience, today announced that Christy Wyatt, Chief Executive Officer, will be presenting at the 22nd Annual Needham Growth Conference in New York.
|01/06/2020 - 13:21||
EyeLock to Debut Prototype of In-Vehicle Iris Authentication for SiriusXM's e-Wallet
LAS VEGAS, Jan. 6, 2020 / / -- LVCC, CENTRAL HALL, BOOTH 13517 – Today at CES® 2020, EyeLock LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of VOXX International (NASDAQ: VOXX), in collaboration with SiriusXM (NASDAQ: SIRI), announced that it is demonstrating a prototype of a highly secure, iris biometric touchless gateway to the multiple services that the SiriusXM e-Wallet plans to offer.
|12/23/2019 - 11:17||
TSA expects record-breaking end-of-year holiday travel season, provides travel tips for passengers flying out of NYC area airports
NEW YORK – The number of passengers expected to fly this holiday through LaGuardia, Newark Liberty International and John F. Kennedy International Airports is expected to be high and those travelers need to be well-prepared for arrival at the airport. Travelers are advised to arrive at the security checkpoint two hours before their domestic flight because the terminals will be active and congested.
|12/20/2019 - 20:31||
TSA continues efforts to raise global aviation security baseline
WASHINGTON - As part of the Transportation Security Administration’s (TSA) ongoing effort to raise the baseline of global aviation security, TSA recently signed a Joint Statement of Intent with South Korea’s Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport (MOLIT) on international aviation security.
|12/20/2019 - 13:14||
TSA expects record-breaking end-of-year holiday travel season, provides travel tips for passengers flying out of Bradley International Airport
WINDSOR LOCKS, Ct. – The number of passengers expected to fly this holiday through Bradley International Airport is expected to be high and those travelers need to be well-prepared for arrival at the airport. Travelers are advised to arrive at the security checkpoint two hours before their flight because the terminal will be active and congested.