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TASTE Hall of Fame Inductees Announced by the TASTE Awards include Francis Ford Coppola, Stanley Tucci, Guy Fieri, Chip and Joanna Gaines, and Stacy London

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 5:15pm

Ninth year TASTE HALL OF FAME Inductees are selected based on either having received numerous TASTE AWARDS or finalist nominations over the years, or having made a significant impact in the world of taste and broadcast entertainment.

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  • Ninth year TASTE HALL OF FAME Inductees are selected based on either having received numerous TASTE AWARDS or finalist nominations over the years, or having made a significant impact in the world of taste and broadcast entertainment.
  • Inductees range from television and movies, to online video, radio, and real world experiences.
  • The Annual Awards have included appearances by stars, celebrities, producers and executives from networks and platforms such as the Food Network, the Style Network, Bravo, the Cooking Channel, Sony Pictures, DreamWorks, TLC, Discovery Communications, Lifetime Network, E!
  • 9th TASTE Hall of Fame Inductees are:

Kaspersky finds threat intelligence is the most sought-after security service for MSPs

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 4:17pm

It presented the biggest opportunities for growth in 2021 in addition to remote workforce setup, with 65% of MSPs reporting security service revenue growth as a result.

Key Points: 
  • It presented the biggest opportunities for growth in 2021 in addition to remote workforce setup, with 65% of MSPs reporting security service revenue growth as a result.
  • According to Gartner , threat intelligence is a key aspect of security architecture that helps security and risk management technical professionals detect, triage, and investigate threats.
  • Among various threat intelligence services, the most interesting choices for MSPs is APT reporting (30%), threat campaigns and techniques of APT actors.
  • Today, when a reactive approach to cybersecurity is not enough, MSPs have to seriously address the choice of threat intelligence (TI) service providers.

SYNLawn® Wins Six Industry Awards from the Synthetic Turf Council

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 1:45pm

DALTON,Ga., Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- SYNLawn , the largest manufacturer and unrivaled innovator of artificial grass in North America, announced that its company, corporate leadership and distributors were recognized for their achievements in the artificial turf industry with six awards presented by the Synthetic Turf Council (STC).

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  • DALTON,Ga., Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- SYNLawn , the largest manufacturer and unrivaled innovator of artificial grass in North America, announced that its company, corporate leadership and distributors were recognized for their achievements in the artificial turf industry with six awards presented by the Synthetic Turf Council (STC).
  • "We are thrilled for our company and colleagues to be recognized for innovative projects, industry leadership and philanthropic endeavors that align with the STC's mission to improvethe world through synthetic turf," said George Neagle, executive vice president at SYNLawn.
  • It has been a privilege to work closely with the STC to help enhance the artificial turf industry."
  • SYNLawn New York has years of experience completing complex artificial turf installations, which allowed them to successfully complete a project of this magnitude.

Picus Security closes $24m Series B funding to accelerate North America expansion and worldwide growth

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 9:00am

The round brings Picus' total funding to $33 million and will be used to help accelerate the company's expansion in North America as well as across EMEA and APAC.

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  • The round brings Picus' total funding to $33 million and will be used to help accelerate the company's expansion in North America as well as across EMEA and APAC.
  • "For too long, organizations have been forced to make assumptions about the state of their security posture," said H. Alper Memis, Picus Security Co-founder, and CEO.
  • "The Picus platform puts an end to this uncertainty by helping security teams to measure and improve the effectiveness of their security controls to prevent, detect and respond to threats.
  • As security teams and business leaders shift from a reactive to a proactive approach to security, Picus Security has introduced its Purple Academy .

Picus Security closes $24m Series B funding to accelerate North America expansion and worldwide growth

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 9:00am

SAN FRANCISCO and ANKARA, Turkey, Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Picus Security, the pioneer of Breach and Attack Simulation (BAS) technology, today announced the completion of its $24 million Series B funding round. The investment is led by Turkven with participation from existing investor, Earlybird Venture Capital, as well as cyber security veteran, Nathan Dornbrook. The round brings Picus' total funding to $33 million and will be used to help accelerate the company's expansion in North America as well as across EMEA and APAC.

Key Points: 
  • The round brings Picus' total funding to $33 million and will be used to help accelerate the company's expansion in North America as well as across EMEA and APAC.
  • "For too long, organizations have been forced to make assumptions about the state of their security posture," said H. Alper Memis, Picus Security Co-founder, and CEO.
  • "The Picus platform puts an end to this uncertainty by helping security teams to measure and improve the effectiveness of their security controls to prevent, detect and respond to threats.
  • As security teams and business leaders shift from a reactive to a proactive approach to security, Picus Security has introduced its Purple Academy .

Managed Security Services (MSS) Market worth $43.7 billion by 2026 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™

Monday, October 18, 2021 - 3:30pm

Identity provisioning, advanced authentication, Single-Sign-On (SSO), and Multi-factor Authentication (MFA) are some of the prominent features of IAM.

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  • Identity provisioning, advanced authentication, Single-Sign-On (SSO), and Multi-factor Authentication (MFA) are some of the prominent features of IAM.
  • Hence, the managed IAM segment is expected to hold a significant share in the MSS Market.
  • Hence, to enhance the protection of online services against cyberattacks, MSS services are witnessing higher adoption in the BFSI vertical.
  • Our 850 fulltime analyst and SMEs at MarketsandMarkets are tracking global high growth markets following the "Growth Engagement Model GEM".

Managed Security Services (MSS) Market worth $43.7 billion by 2026 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™

Monday, October 18, 2021 - 3:30pm

Identity provisioning, advanced authentication, Single-Sign-On (SSO), and Multi-factor Authentication (MFA) are some of the prominent features of IAM.

Key Points: 
  • Identity provisioning, advanced authentication, Single-Sign-On (SSO), and Multi-factor Authentication (MFA) are some of the prominent features of IAM.
  • Hence, the managed IAM segment is expected to hold a significant share in the MSS Market.
  • Hence, to enhance the protection of online services against cyberattacks, MSS services are witnessing higher adoption in the BFSI vertical.
  • Our 850 fulltime analyst and SMEs at MarketsandMarkets are tracking global high growth markets following the "Growth Engagement Model GEM".

Security as a Service Market worth $23.8 billion by 2026 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 2:00pm

Cloud-based application security solutions and services are providing cost-effective and scalability functionality to customers, which is thereby inducing high growth in this market.

Key Points: 
  • Cloud-based application security solutions and services are providing cost-effective and scalability functionality to customers, which is thereby inducing high growth in this market.
  • Increased instances of spyware/keylogger, Trojans, viruses, ransomware, and other malware in the Banking, Financial Services, and Insurance (BFSI) vertical are driving the adoption of security as a service solutions.
  • North America is expected to account for the largest market size in the overall security as a service market during the forecast period.
  • The study includes an in-depth competitive analysis of the key players in the security as a service market, along with their company profiles, recent developments, and key market strategies.

Security as a Service Market worth $23.8 billion by 2026 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 2:00pm

Cloud-based application security solutions and services are providing cost-effective and scalability functionality to customers, which is thereby inducing high growth in this market.

Key Points: 
  • Cloud-based application security solutions and services are providing cost-effective and scalability functionality to customers, which is thereby inducing high growth in this market.
  • Increased instances of spyware/keylogger, Trojans, viruses, ransomware, and other malware in the Banking, Financial Services, and Insurance (BFSI) vertical are driving the adoption of security as a service solutions.
  • North America is expected to account for the largest market size in the overall security as a service market during the forecast period.
  • The study includes an in-depth competitive analysis of the key players in the security as a service market, along with their company profiles, recent developments, and key market strategies.

BlackBerry Shines Spotlight on Evolving Cobalt Strike Threat in New Book

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - 4:00pm

WATERLOO, ON, Oct. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- BlackBerry Limited (NYSE: BB; TSX: BB), today, during the BlackBerry Security Summit, announced a new book: Finding Beacons In the Dark: A Guide to Cyber Threat Intelligence, detailing the evolution and prevalence of one of the most pervasive tools used by threat actors today – Cobalt Strike Beacon. The book details ways to protect against malicious Cobalt Strike payloads and outlines how a robust Cyber Threat Intelligence (CTI) lifecycle and extended detection and response (XDR) solution can provide the context needed to stop these threats.

Key Points: 
  • The book details ways to protect against malicious Cobalt Strike payloads and outlines how a robust Cyber Threat Intelligence (CTI) lifecycle and extended detection and response (XDR) solution can provide the context needed to stop these threats.
  • Initially developed as an adversary simulation tool, Cobalt Strike has evolved into one of the most persistent attack methods used by state-sponsored Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) groups and criminal mercenaries alike.
  • The book highlights the current threats facing organizations, provides a defense framework and uncovers links between cyberattacks previously thought to be disparate.
  • Cobalt Strike is widely used by red teams and has become heavily abused by cybercriminals due to its malleability and accessibility.