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AaDya Security Lands $3.1M in Venture Funding to Accelerate Expansion in the SMB-Focused Cybersecurity Market

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Thursday, January 27, 2022 - 8:00pm

The funding will support the launch of Judy 3.0, a streamlined version of the company's all-in-one cybersecurity platform, and will allow AaDya to expand its product, sales, and marketing teams to accelerate customer growth and service increasing market demand.

Key Points: 
  • The funding will support the launch of Judy 3.0, a streamlined version of the company's all-in-one cybersecurity platform, and will allow AaDya to expand its product, sales, and marketing teams to accelerate customer growth and service increasing market demand.
  • Companyon Ventures in Boston led the funding round with participation from new investors including Gutbrain Ventures, PBJ Capital, and Gaingels.
  • "We're thrilled to lead this round and support AaDya's expansion into the market through their select MSP partners."
  • Headquartered in Detroit, Michigan, AaDya Security provides smart, simple, effective and affordable cybersecurity software solutions for small and midsize businesses.

NexBloc to Build NFT Avatar Platform BlocHeads Tied to Blockchain DNS

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Tuesday, January 25, 2022 - 11:04am

Tortola, British Virgin Islands, Jan 25, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - NexBloc has partnered with Alexa Varano, known for her work in sustainable and wearable art, to create the first avatar NFT tied to a blockchain DNS (bDNS).

Key Points: 
  • Tortola, British Virgin Islands, Jan 25, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - NexBloc has partnered with Alexa Varano, known for her work in sustainable and wearable art, to create the first avatar NFT tied to a blockchain DNS (bDNS).
  • NexBloc will dedicate the blockchain top-level domain (bTLD), .blochead, for naming each BlocHead image as a registered NFT.
  • NexBloc will provide a limited custom series of 100 one-of-a-kind BlocHeads to partners and prominent participants of NexBloc's current $NEXB token raise.
  • This connection is the first in the market for bDomains tied to a digital art piece as an avatar using NFT technology.

Radware Expands its Relationship with a Tier-1 U.S. Carrier in a Multimillion-Dollar Deal

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Wednesday, January 26, 2022 - 11:00am

The industry leading carrier is increasing its Radware security defenses to further safeguard and manage application traffic across its growing global cloud infrastructure.

Key Points: 
  • The industry leading carrier is increasing its Radware security defenses to further safeguard and manage application traffic across its growing global cloud infrastructure.
  • After a rigorous competitive testing process, the carrier chose to expand its investment in Radwares DefensePro DDoS Protection solution and Alteon Application Delivery Controllers (ADC).
  • Radware encourages you to join our community and follow us on: Facebook , LinkedIn , Radware Blog , Twitter , YouTube , and Radware Mobile for iOS and Android .
  • Radwares public filings are available from the SECs website at www.sec.gov or may be obtained on Radwares website at www.radware.com .

BRS Media’s dotFM Releases Ranking of Top .FM Sites and Brands, .FM Top 100 Hits of 2021

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Tuesday, January 25, 2022 - 11:12am

For the 10th year in a row, dotFMs year-end top 100 ranking, .FM Top 100 Hits of 2021 lists the top sites and brands from the past year under the .FM namespace.

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  • For the 10th year in a row, dotFMs year-end top 100 ranking, .FM Top 100 Hits of 2021 lists the top sites and brands from the past year under the .FM namespace.
  • The Top 100 hits represent some of the most innovative and creative brands in podcasting, streaming media and social entertainment today.
  • Highlights from the 2021 ranking: The fastest growing category in 2021 continues to be Podcast Apps, Podcast Hosting and Podcasters.
  • Main Street Branding and dotRadio are trademarks; and dotFM, dotAM and iRadio are registered trademarks of BRS Media, Inc.
    View source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220125005284/en/

CSC Research Finds Third Parties Continue to Lay Groundwork for Malicious Activity Among Thousands of COVID-Related Domains

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Tuesday, January 25, 2022 - 2:00pm

Many of these web domains can pose threats to brands and consumers due to their registration patterns and behaviors.

Key Points: 
  • Many of these web domains can pose threats to brands and consumers due to their registration patterns and behaviors.
  • This research is part of CSCs latest report, Two Year Analysis: The Impact of COVID-19 on Internet Security and Safety. "
  • DomainSec is the first of its kind to deliver a holistic approach for securing and defending brands domain portfolio ecosystems.
  • CSC found that 80% of the 350 domains containing these names were registered to third parties.

Open source security platform OPNsense® releases version 22.1 nicknamed "Observant Owl"

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Thursday, January 27, 2022 - 12:00pm

The Observant Owl marks the 15th major release of the popular open source firewall and security platform.

Key Points: 
  • The Observant Owl marks the 15th major release of the popular open source firewall and security platform.
  • OPNsense is the fastest growing open source security platform with an Open Source Initiative (OSI) approved 2-clause or simplified BSD license.
  • The mission to make OPNsense the most widely used open source security platform is well on its way.
  • Deciso believes in the power of open source and actively contributes to the open source community.

SecurityScorecard and Marsh McLennan Collaborate to Elevate Cybersecurity in Challenging Risk Landscape

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Wednesday, January 26, 2022 - 2:00pm

The companies will also collaborate on joint research aimed at increasing awareness of cyber risk and educating the market on risk management strategies.

Key Points: 
  • The companies will also collaborate on joint research aimed at increasing awareness of cyber risk and educating the market on risk management strategies.
  • "Given how fast the cyber risk landscape evolves, it's essential that business leaders have access to the most up-to-date and complete view of a client's cybersecurity posture."
  • "Cyber risk evolves minute-to-minute, making it challenging to build data-driven risk management strategies," said Scott Stransky, Managing Director, Marsh McLennan Cyber Risk Analytics Center.
  • Marsh McLennan (NYSE: MMC) is the world's leading professional services firm in the areas of risk, strategy and people.

Schellman Acquires Scott S. Perry, CPA PLLC To Expand and Strengthen Crypto and Web 3.0 Trust Practice

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Monday, January 24, 2022 - 4:30pm

Tampa-based Schellman, a leading provider of attestation and compliance services, announced today the acquisition of Scott S. Perry, CPA PLLC.

Key Points: 
  • Tampa-based Schellman, a leading provider of attestation and compliance services, announced today the acquisition of Scott S. Perry, CPA PLLC.
  • Scott has also participated in various working groups applying these concepts to federal identity management, Trust over IP (verifiable credential and self-sovereign identity), drone technologies, and more.
  • Based in Bellevue, Washington, Scott S. Perry, CPA PLLC works with several large and notable commercial organizations, such as DigiCert, DocuSign, Lockheed Martin, and Northrop Grumman.
  • Theyve also collaborated with key governmental bodies such as the United States Senate Sergeant at Arms and the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission.

Landitec® is now the official distributor of Sunny Valley Networks' Zenarmor™ (ex. Sensei) NGFW Plug-In

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Thursday, January 20, 2022 - 3:00pm

By announcing this collaboration, Landitec and Sunny Valley Networks professionally implement the fusion of high performance as well as reliable network hardware with the powerful and highly efficient Zenarmor (former Sensei) NGFW Plug-In, resulting in providing seamless and ready-to-use enterprise-grade network security solutions.

Key Points: 
  • By announcing this collaboration, Landitec and Sunny Valley Networks professionally implement the fusion of high performance as well as reliable network hardware with the powerful and highly efficient Zenarmor (former Sensei) NGFW Plug-In, resulting in providing seamless and ready-to-use enterprise-grade network security solutions.
  • The collaboration of Landitec and Sunny Valley Networks is further evidence for the increasing importance and demand of secure, convenient and highly efficient firewall solutions.
  • With such a powerful distributor like Landitec, this will be a nuclear fusion, creating tremendous synergy.
  • Zenarmor is a versatile NGFW Plug-In solution developed by Sunny Valley Networks.

NexBloc and Arcade Network Partner to Bring Blockchain Domains to Gaming in the Metaverse

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Thursday, January 20, 2022 - 12:28am

NexBloc will accelerate its development on Polygon to provide value across Arcade Network's ecosystem of development partners.

Key Points: 
  • NexBloc will accelerate its development on Polygon to provide value across Arcade Network's ecosystem of development partners.
  • Assets that are NFT (non-fungible token) can be named as domains under blockchain DNS (bDNS) for the purpose of creating a hierarchy and ownership structure.
  • Likewise, NexBloc and Arcade Network are creating the ability for any metaverse asset to be accessible to various applications and systems.
  • NexBloc will use our omnichain platform to extend the Polygon development for Arcade Network and build a specific environment for cross-metaverse assets."