Computer network security

SecurityScorecard Designated a 2020 Cyber Catalyst by Marsh(SM)

Friday, January 15, 2021 - 4:51pm

The Cyber CatalystSMprogram by Marsh gives organizations greater clarity and confidence in choosing cybersecurity solutions that can have a meaningful impact on cyber risk.

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  • The Cyber CatalystSMprogram by Marsh gives organizations greater clarity and confidence in choosing cybersecurity solutions that can have a meaningful impact on cyber risk.
  • The SecurityScorecard Security Ratings Platform was one of 15cybersecurity solutions and products to receive the Cyber CatalystSMdesignation for supply chain/vendor management in 2020.
  • "The Cyber CatalystSM designation by Marsh demonstrates the meaningful impact the SecurityScorecard Security Ratings Platform has on cyber risk.
  • "The Cyber CatalystSM designation signals that leading insurers believe SecurityScorecard can help reduce cyber risk, and strongly merits consideration by organizations who seek solutions that yield meaningful improvements in cyber risk outcomes," said a Cyber Catalyst by MarshSM spokesperson.

CompTIA Introduces New Cybersecurity Advisory Council

Friday, January 15, 2021 - 3:10pm

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., Jan. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- CompTIA , the nonprofit association for the information technology (IT) industry, has expanded its leadership in cybersecurity with the formation of a new Cybersecurity Advisory Council .

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  • DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., Jan. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- CompTIA , the nonprofit association for the information technology (IT) industry, has expanded its leadership in cybersecurity with the formation of a new Cybersecurity Advisory Council .
  • We're pleased to announce today that a number of leading cyber authorities have joined our Cybersecurity Advisory Council."
  • "There is no more critical time to bring together the new CompTIA Cyber Security Council," McDonald added.
  • With the addition of the Cybersecurity Advisory Council CompTIA now supports seven advisory groups that bring together successful and innovative industry leaders to debate and prioritize important issues and challenges that impact the broader technology ecosystem.

IronNet's Collective Defense platform designated as a Cyber Catalyst by Marsh

Friday, January 15, 2021 - 2:00pm

, the leader in Collective Defense and network detection and response (NDR), today announced that the IronNet Collective Defense platform has been designated as a Cyber CatalystSMsolution.

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  • , the leader in Collective Defense and network detection and response (NDR), today announced that the IronNet Collective Defense platform has been designated as a Cyber CatalystSMsolution.
  • Based on machine learning and AI-powered behavioral analytics, IronNet's Collective Defense platform detects known and unknown cyber threats that signature-based tools often miss.
  • As an added benefit of the Cyber Catalyst designation, IronNet's customers may also be considered for enhanced terms and conditions on cyber insurance policies from participating insurers.
  • )Keith Alexander, IronNet Cybersecurity is a global cybersecurity leader that is revolutionizing how organizations secure their networks by delivering the first-ever Collective Defense platform operating at scale.

Druva Receives Cyber Catalyst Designation for Outstanding Product Security and Ability to Combat Ransomware

Friday, January 15, 2021 - 1:00pm

Druva Inc. , the leader in Cloud Data Protection and Management, today announced Druva inSync has been recognized as a Cyber Catalyst designated solution.

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  • Druva Inc. , the leader in Cloud Data Protection and Management, today announced Druva inSync has been recognized as a Cyber Catalyst designated solution.
  • Created by Marsh, the unique program brings together leading cyber insurers* to evaluate cybersecurity solutions and award the Cyber Catalyst designation to those they believe can have a meaningful impact on cyber risk.
  • Druva inSync was recognized for its ability to help deter and combat ransomware attacks on endpoint devices and leading cloud applications, including Microsoft 365, Salesforce and Google Workspace.
  • In their review of Druva inSync, Cyber Catalyst participating insurers rated it highest on the criteria of cyber risk reduction, flexibility, and efficiency.

Aruba ClearPass Security Portfolio Receives Coveted Cyber Catalyst℠ Designation

Friday, January 15, 2021 - 8:01am

Aruba ClearPass joins Aruba Policy Enforcement Firewall (PEF) , which received the designation in 2019 , marking the second time in a row that Aruba security solutions have been recognized.

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  • Aruba ClearPass joins Aruba Policy Enforcement Firewall (PEF) , which received the designation in 2019 , marking the second time in a row that Aruba security solutions have been recognized.
  • Now, with both ClearPass and PEF having received the Cyber Catalyst designation, customers have an integrated identity-based network access control solution that is the foundation for both Zero Trust and Security Access Service Edge (SASE) frameworks.
  • To further reduce security complexity, while strengthening enforcement functions, ClearPass integrates with an ecosystem of 150+ third-party solutions across a broad range of security capabilities.
  • The Cyber Catalyst designation signals that leading insurers believe Aruba ClearPass can help reduce cyber risk, and strongly merits consideration by organizations who seek solutions that yield meaningful improvements in cyber risk outcomes, said Tom Reagan, US Cyber Practice leader at Marsh.

CES 2021 ArcRAN Develops Comprehensive Cybersecurity Solutions for IoT/V2X Sites

Friday, January 15, 2021 - 6:38am

TAIPEI, Jan. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- ArcRAN focuses on developing comprehensive cybersecurity solutions for smart city applications.

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  • TAIPEI, Jan. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- ArcRAN focuses on developing comprehensive cybersecurity solutions for smart city applications.
  • The company developed advanced cybersecurity solutions iSecMaster & iSecV are based on machine learning algorithms to help governments and enterprises respond quickly to various cybersecurity threats and attacks.
  • ArcRan is your best partner to strengthen cybersecurity protection capabilities, decrease operational risks, and bring value to IoT governance and protection."
  • The innovative solutions of ArcRAN earned its selection by Taiwan Tech Arena (TTA) as one of the 100 featured Taiwan startups showcased at CES 2021.

CES 2021 Taiwanese Startup FiduciaEdge Technologies Develops Edge Security Solution for a Secure Edge Computing Environment

Friday, January 15, 2021 - 5:52am

With FiduciaEdges solutions, the vulnerable edge computing landscape can be transformed into a trusted/confidential environment with ease.

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  • With FiduciaEdges solutions, the vulnerable edge computing landscape can be transformed into a trusted/confidential environment with ease.
  • FiduciaEdge offers a trusted solution that enhances the security level of edge devices and entire AIoT networks.
  • FiduciaEdges software-based solutions, the "Trusted/Confidential Edge Computing Solutions", ensure information security and user privacy in the 5G/AIoT era.
  • In addition to enhancing security in the edge computing landscape, FiduciaEdges confidential edge computing solution also protects the privacy of user datasets and AI algorithms at the source.

We Search For You, Inc. Hires David F. Wiley as Chief Technology Officer

Friday, January 15, 2021 - 5:00am

Wiley held multiple roles such as CTO, Security Officer, and Senior Software Engineer.

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  • Wiley held multiple roles such as CTO, Security Officer, and Senior Software Engineer.
  • Wiley was instrumental as the Cyber Security Officer to establish the security management system and obtain a HIPPA certification for the previous establishment.
  • Celia Rivera, CEO of We Search For You, Inc., said, "We're very excited to have David on board.
  • I am excited that We Search For You, Inc. is open to applying new AI and MI technology to the life status arena.

CI Security Adds Chief Revenue Officer & Vice President of Security Operations to Fuel Growth

Thursday, January 14, 2021 - 8:42pm

CI Security is quickly becoming the go-to resource for cyber security services and solutions in the market.

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  • CI Security is quickly becoming the go-to resource for cyber security services and solutions in the market.
  • In 2020, CI saw impressive growth as customers responded to the Critical Insight Security Program, that includes packaged offerings to better fit customer needs.
  • Im proud to be leading a mission-driven team that hunts for threats around-the-clock to catch cyber criminals, said Kristoffer Turner, VP of Security Operations for CI Security.
  • CI Security helps customers gain critical insight into their security posture through the MDR platform and Information Security consulting services.

CIBR Warriors, a New Cybersecurity and Networking Staffing Company, Launches Nationwide

Thursday, January 14, 2021 - 7:00pm

HOLLY SPRINGS, N.C., Jan. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --CIBR Warriors has officially launched nationwide to help businesses across the country protect their programs and safeguard their systems through hiring specialized cybersecurity and IT networking professionals.

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  • HOLLY SPRINGS, N.C., Jan. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --CIBR Warriors has officially launched nationwide to help businesses across the country protect their programs and safeguard their systems through hiring specialized cybersecurity and IT networking professionals.
  • In addition to permanent, full-time employee staffing, the CIBR Warriors team can also assist with contract solutions and contract-to-hire solutions in the cybersecurity and network administrations fields.
  • CIBR Warriors is a leading cybersecurity and networking staffing company providing workforce solutions for businesses nationwide.
  • The team at CIBR Warriors connects its vast network of highly skilled cybersecurity and networking professionals with a business's specific hiring needs creating an ideal working relationship and saving companies valuable time and money.