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Keynote Speakers Announced for SANS Cyber Solutions Fest

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 1:20pm

BETHESDA, Md., Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --SANS Institute, the global leader in cyber security training and certifications, announced the keynote speakers for SANS Cyber Solutions Fest, a free two-day virtual event on October 21-22, 2021covering four cybersecurity focus areas: Threat Hunting, SOC/SOAR, MITRE ATT&ACK Framework, and Cloud Security.

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  • BETHESDA, Md., Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --SANS Institute, the global leader in cyber security training and certifications, announced the keynote speakers for SANS Cyber Solutions Fest, a free two-day virtual event on October 21-22, 2021covering four cybersecurity focus areas: Threat Hunting, SOC/SOAR, MITRE ATT&ACK Framework, and Cloud Security.
  • SANS Cyber Solutions Fest will share the latest solutions, tools, and techniques to combat today's cybersecurity threats
    As a result of the recent Executive Order (EO), many U.S. federal agencies are trying to quickly determine next steps in their Zero Trust journey.
  • GIAC, an affiliate of the SANS Institute, validates practitioner skills through more than 35 hands-on, technical certifications in cyber security .
  • The SANS Technology Institute, a regionally accredited independent subsidiary, offersa master's degree, graduate certificates, and an undergraduate certificate in cyber security.

Cybereason CEO Lior Div to Deliver Keynote at the Govware Conference

Thursday, September 30, 2021 - 2:00pm

BOSTON, Sept. 30, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Cybereason , the leader in operation-centric attack protection, today announced that Lior Div, CEO and co-founder, will be a keynote speaker at the Govware Conference , in Singapore, Wednesday, October 6, 9:30 am, SST.

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  • BOSTON, Sept. 30, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Cybereason , the leader in operation-centric attack protection, today announced that Lior Div, CEO and co-founder, will be a keynote speaker at the Govware Conference , in Singapore, Wednesday, October 6, 9:30 am, SST.
  • Div's keynote address will focus on Cybereason's year-long investigation into three Chinese threat groups that targeted telecommunications companies in Southeast Asia.
  • Prior to Cybereason, Div founded a cybersecurity services company that provided services to government agencies.
  • Cybereason is a privately held, international company headquartered in Boston with customers in more than 50 countries.

SecZetta Announces $20.5 Million Series B Funding to Advance its Leadership in Third-Party Identity Lifecycle and Risk Management

Thursday, September 30, 2021 - 1:45pm

SecZetta , the leading provider of third-party identity risk solutions, today announced an oversubscribed $20.5 MM Series B fundraising round.

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  • SecZetta , the leading provider of third-party identity risk solutions, today announced an oversubscribed $20.5 MM Series B fundraising round.
  • Unfortunately, these options fail to automate key identity processes or manage the complex relationships organizations have with third-party users.
  • SecZetta offers security and assurance with its easy-to-use, purpose-built solutions that address third-party identity risk head-on and help better manage the identity risk and lifecycle management needs of growing third-party populations.
  • The success of the Series B round is further confirmation that SecZetta is solving a critical gap in IAM.

Ara Partners Further Expands Team

Monday, September 20, 2021 - 11:00am

HOUSTON and BOSTON, Sept. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Ara Partners ("Ara"), a private equity firm specializing in industrial decarbonization investments, today announced that it has hiredSarah Kent and Rob Tripp as Operating Partners, David Lynch as a Principal andChris Trachier as a Senior Associate.

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  • HOUSTON and BOSTON, Sept. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Ara Partners ("Ara"), a private equity firm specializing in industrial decarbonization investments, today announced that it has hiredSarah Kent and Rob Tripp as Operating Partners, David Lynch as a Principal andChris Trachier as a Senior Associate.
  • "We are also excited to welcome David and Chris to Ara's investment team," addedTuan Tran, a Partner at Ara.
  • Prior to joining Ara, David Lynch was a Director at Alinda Capital Partners, an independent infrastructure investment manager.
  • Prior to joining Ara, Chris Trachier was an Associate at Pelican Energy Partners, where he was responsible for investment evaluation, due diligence, execution and monitoring.

Tenable CEO Amit Yoran to Deliver Keynote at CMMC Con 2021

Wednesday, September 8, 2021 - 2:00pm

Leading managed CMMC compliance provider CyberSheath announced today that Amit Yoran will provide the keynote address at CMMC Con, the nations largest CMMC conference.

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  • Leading managed CMMC compliance provider CyberSheath announced today that Amit Yoran will provide the keynote address at CMMC Con, the nations largest CMMC conference.
  • The virtual, one-day conference kicks off at 9 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, September 29, 2021.
  • Last year we saw a huge response from attendees before CMMC compliance was even required, Noonan said.
  • Those that received black belts will be honored at CMMC Con 2021 through the displaying of their names at the event.

Mimecast Appoints Joe Mercurio Interim Chief Revenue Officer

Tuesday, September 7, 2021 - 12:00pm

LEXINGTON, Mass., Sept. 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Mimecast Limited (NASDAQ: MIME), a leading email security and cyber resilience company, today announced it has appointed Joe Mercurio Interim Chief Revenue Officer (CRO), effective October 5, 2021. This appointment follows the resignation of Chief Revenue Officer, Dino DiMarino, who will depart from the Company in early October to pursue another opportunity. Mr. DiMarino will work with Mr. Mercurio, supported by CEO Peter Bauer, CFO Rafe Brown as well as the existing global sales leadership team, to facilitate an orderly transition.

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  • LEXINGTON, Mass., Sept. 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Mimecast Limited (NASDAQ: MIME), a leading email security and cyber resilience company, today announced it has appointed Joe Mercurio Interim Chief Revenue Officer (CRO), effective October 5, 2021.
  • This appointment follows the resignation of Chief Revenue Officer, Dino DiMarino, who will depart from the Company in early October to pursue another opportunity.
  • Mimecast has initiated a search to identify Mr. DiMarinos successor with the assistance of the executive search firm Daversa Partners.
  • I want to thank Dino for his many contributions to Mimecast, stated Chief Executive Officer Peter Bauer.

MOXFIVE Scales Technical Advisory Team to Meet Demand for Incident Management and Response Services

Wednesday, September 1, 2021 - 6:00pm

WASHINGTON, Sept. 1, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- MOXFIVE , a technical advisory firm and leading provider of incident management services, announced the appointment of Jeff Palatt as Vice President of Technical Advisory Services to scale its Technical Advisory team and meet the unprecedented demand for its services.

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  • WASHINGTON, Sept. 1, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- MOXFIVE , a technical advisory firm and leading provider of incident management services, announced the appointment of Jeff Palatt as Vice President of Technical Advisory Services to scale its Technical Advisory team and meet the unprecedented demand for its services.
  • Prior to MOXFIVE, Jeff was the Director of Cyber Defense and Incident Response at RSA Security and he previously worked in a variety of roles with Emergency Response Services at IBM.
  • Jeff is a seasoned executive who is well aligned with our holistic approach and his experience scaling incident response and technical advisory services will help us meet this unprecedented demand," said Mike Wager, MOXFIVE Founder and CEO.
  • With deep roots in incident response and corporate IT, MOXFIVE strives to be the go-to technical resource for our clients.

1Kosmos Continues Year of Growth and Introduces New Brand Identity

Wednesday, August 18, 2021 - 2:05pm

1Kosmos , the only cybersecurity solution to provide identity proofing and passwordless authentication, today announced continued business growth following its exit from stealth mode in February.

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  • 1Kosmos , the only cybersecurity solution to provide identity proofing and passwordless authentication, today announced continued business growth following its exit from stealth mode in February.
  • 1Kosmos products go beyond all passwordless solutions on the market by bringing a distributed digital identity platform that supports business-to-employee and business-to-consumer services.
  • By simplifying identity infrastructure, 1Kosmos drives both cost savings and user convenience while securing businesses and individuals from the harm and inconvenience of identity fraud.
  • By simplifying identity infrastructure, 1Kosmos drives both cost savings and user convenience while securing businesses and individuals from the harm and inconvenience of identity fraud.

BlueVoyant Hires Two High-Powered Industry Executives to Accelerate Hypergrowth

Wednesday, August 18, 2021 - 2:00pm

"We have seen triple-digit growth every year since we founded the company in 2017," said Jim Rosenthal, CEO at BlueVoyant.

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  • "We have seen triple-digit growth every year since we founded the company in 2017," said Jim Rosenthal, CEO at BlueVoyant.
  • Before joining BlueVoyant, PK served as the Chief Sales Officer at Coalfire and drove the company to massive growth numbers.
  • Now, companies have to evolve their security practices to meet these new challenges and BlueVoyant is leading that charge."
  • Before that, Jason held CMO and marketing leadership roles for several hypergrowth companies including SecurityScorecard, NS1, SSH Communications Security, and Q1 Labs.

FloQast Named a ‘Best Place to Work’ by Los Angeles Business Journal for the Fifth Straight Year

Thursday, August 5, 2021 - 3:18pm

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- FloQast , a provider of accounting workflow automation software created by accounts for accountants, today announced it has been named as one of the Best Places to Work for the fifth year in a row by the Los Angeles Business Journal.

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  • LOS ANGELES, Aug. 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- FloQast , a provider of accounting workflow automation software created by accounts for accountants, today announced it has been named as one of the Best Places to Work for the fifth year in a row by the Los Angeles Business Journal.
  • FloQast has now made this list as an early-stage startup, a scaling business, and, now a unicorn.
  • The Los Angeles Business Journal honor builds on significant momentum for FloQast, including:
    The launch of FloQast ReMind , an innovative task management workflow add-on to the FloQast Close platform, which provides a single place to manage month-end close tasks, improve accuracy and boost collaboration.
  • FloQast also recently received a nod as a Best Place to Work in Los Angeles by Built In, which provides tech recruitment to more than 1,800 companies from startups to enterprises.