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Zscaler’s 2021 Encrypted Attacks Report Reveals 314 Percent Spike in HTTPS Threats

Thursday, October 28, 2021 - 8:01am

SAN JOSE, Oct. 28, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Zscaler, Inc. (NASDAQ: ZS), the leader in cloud security, today announced the release of its annual State of Encrypted Attacks Report, which tracked and analyzed over 20 billion threats blocked over HTTPS, a protocol originally designed for secure communication over networks. This year’s study found an increase of more than 314 percent year-over-year across geographical areas that include APAC, Europe, and North America, underscoring the need for a zero trust security model and greater traffic inspection than most companies can achieve with legacy firewall-based security models.

Key Points: 
  • Cybercriminals are increasingly sophisticated in their tactics, and theyre using encrypted channels at various stages of malware and ransomware attacks.
  • Zscalers new report on the state of encrypted attacks demonstrates that the most effective way to prevent encrypted attacks is with a scalable, cloud-based proxy architecture to inspect all encrypted traffic, which is essential to a holistic zero trust security strategy.
  • Between January 2021 and September 2021, Zscaler blocked more than 20 billion threats over HTTPS, increasing more than 314 percent from the previous year.
  • Zscaler blocked over 20.7 billion threats transmitted via encrypted channels over a nine-month window from January 2021 through September 2021.

SOC Prime Achieves SOC 2 Compliance

Wednesday, October 27, 2021 - 2:00pm

SOC Prime , the worlds largest threat detection marketplace, announced that it has successfully completed the Service Organization Control (SOC) 2 Type II audit, demonstrating the companys commitment to customer data security.

Key Points: 
  • SOC Prime , the worlds largest threat detection marketplace, announced that it has successfully completed the Service Organization Control (SOC) 2 Type II audit, demonstrating the companys commitment to customer data security.
  • Compliance with the SOC 2 requirements standards is a critical step that allows us to provide even more high-quality security services to our customers, said Andrii Bezverkhyi, founder, CEO and chairman at SOC Prime.
  • SOC 2 compliance illustrates how SOC Prime can securely manage user data and protect the interests of our customers at a global scale."
  • Founded in 2015, SOC Prime is backed by DNX Ventures, Streamlined Ventures and Rembrandt Venture Partners.

Renesas and wolfSSL Enable Ready-to-Use IoT Security Solutions Based on Embedded TLS Stack

Wednesday, October 27, 2021 - 1:00pm

Renesas Electronics Corporation (TSE:6723), a premier supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, and wolfSSL, a leading provider of embedded security solutions, today announced a multi-year licensing agreement whereby customers of Renesas 32-bit MCU offerings can obtain a free commercial license for the wolfSSL TLS (Transport Layer Security) stack with integrated Renesas hardware security engine support plus the FIPS certified wolfCrypt crypto library.

Key Points: 
  • Renesas Electronics Corporation (TSE:6723), a premier supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, and wolfSSL, a leading provider of embedded security solutions, today announced a multi-year licensing agreement whereby customers of Renesas 32-bit MCU offerings can obtain a free commercial license for the wolfSSL TLS (Transport Layer Security) stack with integrated Renesas hardware security engine support plus the FIPS certified wolfCrypt crypto library.
  • The wolfSSL embedded TLS stack is a lightweight TLS solution written in ANSI C and targeted for embedded, RTOS, and resource-constrained environments - primarily because of its small size, speed, and feature set.
  • Security is a key differentiator for MCU customers, particularly in the fast-growing IoT market, and Renesas has established leadership in security with a wide range of solutions and certifications.
  • wolfSSL focuses on providing lightweight and embedded security solutions with an emphasis on speed, size, portability, features and standards compliance.

Radware Launches New Capabilities to Mitigate Encrypted DDoS Attacks Without Compromising Business Needs

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 11:00am

The new capabilities offer enterprises, carriers, and service providers unmatched protection from SSL DDoS attacks, enabling them to maximize visibility and control, and customize their cyber defense strategies against encrypted DDoS attacks.

Key Points: 
  • The new capabilities offer enterprises, carriers, and service providers unmatched protection from SSL DDoS attacks, enabling them to maximize visibility and control, and customize their cyber defense strategies against encrypted DDoS attacks.
  • While traffic encryption is important for maintaining security and user privacy, it has also opened the door to a new generation of powerful encrypted DDoS attacks.
  • Radwares SSL DDoS protection solution supports the common versions of SSL and TLS, and protects against all major types of encrypted attacks, including SSL Negotiation Floods, SSL vulnerabilities, HTTPS Floods, and encrypted web attacks.
  • For more information, listen to a webinar entitled How to Protect from SSL Attacks Without Compromising Your Business .

Sentient Energy® Grid Analytics System™ v6.0 Sets New Standard for Distribution Grid Visibility and Control

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 2:00pm

FRISCO, Texas, Oct. 19, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sentient Energy, the leader in intelligent line sensors, analytics, optimization and control for the power distribution grid, today unveiled its Grid Analytics System v6.0.

Key Points: 
  • FRISCO, Texas, Oct. 19, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sentient Energy, the leader in intelligent line sensors, analytics, optimization and control for the power distribution grid, today unveiled its Grid Analytics System v6.0.
  • The Sentient Energy Grid Analytics System offers the most complete libraryof waveform data and unmatched analytics capabilities, which are constantly fed by our intelligent sensors.
  • Improved TLS security protocols in the Sentient Energy Grid Analytics System v6.0 ensure all communication between the sensor to the Ample analytics software are encrypted.
  • Sentient Energy, a Koch Engineered Solutions company, is the premier provider of intelligent sensing, data analytics, optimization, and control technologies for the distribution grid.

Shooter Detection Systems to Showcase Gunshot Detection at ISC East

Monday, October 18, 2021 - 2:00pm

ROWLEY, Mass., Oct. 18, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Shooter Detection Systems (SDS), an Alarm.com (NASDAQ: ALRM) company, will return to the International Security Conference and Exposition (ISC East) at the Javits Center in New York City November 17-18, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • ROWLEY, Mass., Oct. 18, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Shooter Detection Systems (SDS), an Alarm.com (NASDAQ: ALRM) company, will return to the International Security Conference and Exposition (ISC East) at the Javits Center in New York City November 17-18, 2021.
  • SDS will highlight developments in their Guardian Indoor Active Shooter Detection System, including new enterprise-level software enhancements and Guardian Wireless, the Patent Pending wireless/battery-powered gunshot detection sensor and the latest innovation to join the Guardian Indoor Active Shooter Detection line of products.
  • Guardian Wireless sensors mirror the proven acoustic and infrared gunshot detection features of the company's flagship Guardian Indoor Active Shooter Detection Power over Ethernet (PoE) sensors, with the addition of a primary lithium battery pack.
  • With over seven years of experience in the development and delivery of gunshot detection systems to commercial customers, Shooter Detection Systems (SDS), an Alarm.com (Nasdaq: ALRM) company, is a leading provider of patented gunshot detection solutions for schools, government buildings, transportation hubs, entertainment facilities and businesses of various sizes.

TAE Life Sciences to Sponsor Industry Expert Theater “New Era in Biologically-Targeted Radiation Therapy” at 2021 ASTRO Annual Meeting

Monday, October 18, 2021 - 1:00pm

TAE Life Sciences (TLS), a biological-targeted radiation therapy company developing next-generation boron neutron capture therapy (BNCT), today announced the sponsorship of an Industry-Expert Theater session focused on advancements in BNCT at the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) Annual Meeting, occurring October 24-27, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • TAE Life Sciences (TLS), a biological-targeted radiation therapy company developing next-generation boron neutron capture therapy (BNCT), today announced the sponsorship of an Industry-Expert Theater session focused on advancements in BNCT at the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) Annual Meeting, occurring October 24-27, 2021.
  • They will discuss the clinical application and technical advancements in BNCT for the treatment of invasive, recurrent and difficult to treat cancers.
  • BNCT differs radically from other radiation therapy and shows promise in becoming the next-generation cancer treatment.
  • TAE Life Sciences (TLS) is a privately held biotechnology company committed to developing a new biologically targeted radiation therapy based on Boron Neutron Capture Therapy (BNCT).

Starburst to Host Inaugural Trino Summit on October 21-22, 2021

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 2:00pm

BOSTON, Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Starburst, the analytics anywhere company, today announced it will host the inaugural Trino Summit on October 21-22, 2021 sponsored by Amazon Web Services, Immuta, and Privacera. The Trino Summit will celebrate the incredible growth of the open source project with a speaker lineup that includes companies such as Starburst, Netflix, Tabular, and DoorDash. Starburst is also announcing the launch of trinoforum.org with the goal of making it easier for community members to navigate popular support topics.

Key Points: 
  • Summit highlights Trino's explosive growth and unique use cases, featuring speakers from Netflix, Tabular and DoorDash
    BOSTON, Oct. 14,2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Starburst , the analytics anywhere company, today announced it will host the inaugural Trino Summit on October 21-22, 2021 sponsored by Amazon Web Services, Immuta, and Privacera.
  • The Trino Summit will celebrate the incredible growth of the open source project with a speaker lineup that includes companies such as Starburst, Netflix, Tabular, and DoorDash.
  • Highlights of the summit include:
    The State of Trino Trino co-creators Martin Traverso, Dain Sundstrom, and David Phillips will cover all of the exciting new features and updates on the Trino project.
  • "Starburst takes its role in the Trino community very seriously," said Justin Borgman, Starburst CEO and co-founder.

Starburst to Host Inaugural Trino Summit on October 21-22, 2021

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 2:00pm

BOSTON, Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Starburst, the analytics anywhere company, today announced it will host the inaugural Trino Summit on October 21-22, 2021 sponsored by Amazon Web Services, Immuta, and Privacera. The Trino Summit will celebrate the incredible growth of the open source project with a speaker lineup that includes companies such as Starburst, Netflix, Tabular, and DoorDash. Starburst is also announcing the launch of trinoforum.org with the goal of making it easier for community members to navigate popular support topics.

Key Points: 
  • Summit highlights Trino's explosive growth and unique use cases, featuring speakers from Netflix, Tabular and DoorDash
    BOSTON, Oct. 14,2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Starburst , the analytics anywhere company, today announced it will host the inaugural Trino Summit on October 21-22, 2021 sponsored by Amazon Web Services, Immuta, and Privacera.
  • The Trino Summit will celebrate the incredible growth of the open source project with a speaker lineup that includes companies such as Starburst, Netflix, Tabular, and DoorDash.
  • Highlights of the summit include:
    The State of Trino Trino co-creators Martin Traverso, Dain Sundstrom, and David Phillips will cover all of the exciting new features and updates on the Trino project.
  • "Starburst takes its role in the Trino community very seriously," said Justin Borgman, Starburst CEO and co-founder.

Telos Corporation Awarded $19.4M Task Order by the U.S. Air Force

Monday, October 11, 2021 - 1:35pm

Under the contract, Telos will deliver assessment and authorization of sensitive compartmented information (SCI) and intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) networks and weapons platforms.

Key Points: 
  • Under the contract, Telos will deliver assessment and authorization of sensitive compartmented information (SCI) and intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) networks and weapons platforms.
  • Our commitment to providing innovative technology to improve mission performance remains unwavering, said John Wood, CEO and chairman, Telos.
  • Were excited to expand on our longstanding relationship and enhance cyber risk management for the U.S. Air Force.
  • Telos Corporation (NASDAQ: TLS) empowers and protects the worlds most security-conscious organizations with solutions for continuous security assurance of individuals, systems, and information.