Information technology security assessment

Tego Announces Greg Manson as Vice President of Security, Audit, and Compliance

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 1:30pm

RALEIGH, N.C., Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Tego , a leading engineering technology company, announced today that Greg Manson has joined the organization as Vice President of Security, Audit, and Compliance .

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  • RALEIGH, N.C., Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Tego , a leading engineering technology company, announced today that Greg Manson has joined the organization as Vice President of Security, Audit, and Compliance .
  • "Greg is a seasoned security and IT expert who understands the need clients have for protecting critical assets and data," said Nolan Smith, Owner of Tego.
  • "I'm thrilled to be part of a growing organization that understands the importance of security, audit, and compliance," said Manson.
  • Prior to joining Tego, he built the Security, Audit and Compliance department for a popular Raleigh-based MSP.

Owl Announces LBSA Certification for Industry’s only VoIP and Full-Motion Video Cross Domain Solutions

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - 1:30pm

Columbia, MD, Oct. 13, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Owl Cyber Defense Solutions (Owl),the global market leader in cross domain and network security solutions, today announced that its Voice and Video (V2CDS) and Full Motion Video (CDFMV) cross domain solutions have achieved certification through the National Security Agencys Lab Based Security Assessment (LBSA) process.

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  • Columbia, MD, Oct. 13, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Owl Cyber Defense Solutions (Owl),the global market leader in cross domain and network security solutions, today announced that its Voice and Video (V2CDS) and Full Motion Video (CDFMV) cross domain solutions have achieved certification through the National Security Agencys Lab Based Security Assessment (LBSA) process.
  • With this step, V2CDS becomes the industrys only certified cross domain solution with VoIP capabilities, while CDFMV becomes the only certified solution for full-motion video.
  • LBSA certification is a rigorous and time-consuming process designed to ensure the security of the cross domain solutions used in U.S. military and intelligence operations.
  • Certification is conducted by the National Cross Domain Strategy and Management Office (NDSMO), a unit of the National Security Agency.

Keysight Delivers New IoT Security Assessment Test Software

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - 4:00pm
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  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20211013005753/en/
    Keysights IoT Security Assessment software shows test results with zero day findings in Bluetooth.
  • The SUTD published results were leveraged into improvements in Keysights IoT Security Assessment software.
  • We are thankful to Keysight for generously supporting our research and the opportunity to collaborate with the experienced Keysight security team.
  • Keysights IoT Security Assessment software leverages more than 20 years of experience in network security testing to reveal security vulnerabilities across any network technology.

Semperis Announces New Dates and Preliminary Speaker Lineup for Hybrid Identity Protection Conference 2021

Wednesday, October 6, 2021 - 2:00pm

Semperis, the pioneer in identity-driven cyber resilience for enterprises, today announced the new dates and preliminary speaker lineup for its annual Hybrid Identity Protection (HIP) Conference .

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  • Semperis, the pioneer in identity-driven cyber resilience for enterprises, today announced the new dates and preliminary speaker lineup for its annual Hybrid Identity Protection (HIP) Conference .
  • HIP 2021 is a free digital conference, and tickets are available now .
  • "The Hybrid Identity Protection Conference is the ideal venue for identity and access management professionals to explore new ways of looking at concepts like online identity," said Routh.
  • Hybrid Identity Protection (HIP) is the premier educational forum for identity-centric practitioners.

CynergisTek Awarded Six-Figure Contract to Provide Red Team and Security Assessment Services for Large Credit Union

Thursday, September 30, 2021 - 12:00pm

Highly regulated by the National Credit Union Association (NCUA) to ensure the protection of members financial assets and transactions, the credit unions look to partner with companies that share their priority for security.

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  • Highly regulated by the National Credit Union Association (NCUA) to ensure the protection of members financial assets and transactions, the credit unions look to partner with companies that share their priority for security.
  • CynergisTek was awarded the contract due to its reputation in the market for delivering excellent service.
  • CynergisTeks Red Team services will evaluate the organizations social engineering practices and conduct internal and external, and web application penetration testing to identify any vulnerabilities where they could be at risk for a cyber-attack.
  • CynergisTek combines intelligence, expertise, and a distinct methodology to validate a company's security posture and ensure the team is rehearsed, prepared, and resilient against threats.

Credit Union Prepaid Leader Member Access Processing (MAP) Announces Visa Prepaid Virtual Cards

Wednesday, September 29, 2021 - 1:44pm

SEATTLE, Sept. 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Member Access Processing (MAP), the nation's leading provider of the Visa DPS Debit, Credit, ATM, Prepaid, and Mobile Processing platform, today announced the launch of their Visa Prepaid Virtual cards.

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  • SEATTLE, Sept. 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Member Access Processing (MAP), the nation's leading provider of the Visa DPS Debit, Credit, ATM, Prepaid, and Mobile Processing platform, today announced the launch of their Visa Prepaid Virtual cards.
  • "The Visa Prepaid Virtual cards gives members the ability to make online purchases with a desktop computer or mobile phone right away without the plastic prepaid card."
  • The Visa Prepaid Virtual works anywhere Visa is accepted and works exactly like a Visa debit card.
  • Member Access Processing (MAP) is the nation's only card processing aggregator of the Visa Debit Processing Service platform for credit unions.

Owl XD Guardian XML Cross Domain Solution Completes LBSA Testing, Baseline Listed

Tuesday, September 28, 2021 - 1:30pm

Were no stranger to seeing solutions through the LBSA process but reaching this landmark achievement withXD GuardianXMLinsupportofour foreign partnersisincredibly excitingforall of us at Owl, said Ken Walker, CTO of Owl.

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  • Were no stranger to seeing solutions through the LBSA process but reaching this landmark achievement withXD GuardianXMLinsupportofour foreign partnersisincredibly excitingforall of us at Owl, said Ken Walker, CTO of Owl.
  • As ahardware-enforcedCDS appliance with inline content inspection and filtering,XD GuardianXMLis designed to providethe strongest availablesecurityassurance for high-risk network domain boundaries.
  • Owl Cyber Defense cross domain solutions, data diodes, and portable media solutions provide hardened network security checkpoints for absolute threat prevention and secure data availability.
  • For over 20 years, clients worldwide in defense, intelligence, and infrastructure have trusted Owls unmatched expertise to protect networks, systems, and devices.

How to Save Your Organization $9.05 Million with a Nominal Investment in Cybersecurity

Wednesday, September 1, 2021 - 7:03pm

The report goes on to say that it takes an average of 287 days to identify and contain a data breach.

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  • The report goes on to say that it takes an average of 287 days to identify and contain a data breach.
  • Those are astounding numbers, considering a cyberattack can often result from something as simple as a single compromised password or software vulnerability.
  • This fall, the company will extend a $1 million ransomware warranty to both new and current clients a rare offering for a cybersecurity company.
  • With CloudCover, the elusive single pane of orchestration capability of an organizations network security isnt a myth its reality.

X-ARBITOR Cross Domain Solution Listed on NCDSMO Baseline

Wednesday, August 25, 2021 - 1:00pm

X-ARBITOR delivers a secure, scalable, and extensible framework engineered to support rapid deployment of NSA Raise-the-Bar (RTB) compliant cross domain data inspection, sanitization, and transfer capabilities.

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  • X-ARBITOR delivers a secure, scalable, and extensible framework engineered to support rapid deployment of NSA Raise-the-Bar (RTB) compliant cross domain data inspection, sanitization, and transfer capabilities.
  • X-ARBITOR supports simultaneous, bi-directional transfers between multiple different security domains and transfer of structured and unstructured data such as XML, Imagery, Microsoft Office and PDF files.
  • "X-ARBITOR is truly revolutionary in its architecture and flexibility to support an extensive array of mission critical data types and deployment scenarios," said Dave Gray, Cross Domain Solutions program manager, Peraton.
  • Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies across the intelligence, space, cyber, defense, civilian, health, and state and local markets.

Group-IB Included Among Major Cybersecurity Consulting Companies by Independent Research Firm

Tuesday, August 24, 2021 - 1:38pm

The report covers 36 major global cybersecurity consulting firms.

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  • The report covers 36 major global cybersecurity consulting firms.
  • The demand for superior cybersecurity consulting services continues to increase every year.
  • To reinforce their cybersecurity risk programs, CISO are tapping into purpose-built strategic and tactical cybersecurity expertise.
  • The Forrester analysts included Group-IB service offering in the category of consultancies the providers which "offer clients a broad range of audit, consulting, and advisory services, including cybersecurity consulting.