Cybercrime

SecurityScorecard Designated a 2020 Cyber Catalyst by Marsh(SM)

Friday, January 15, 2021 - 4:51pm

The Cyber CatalystSMprogram by Marsh gives organizations greater clarity and confidence in choosing cybersecurity solutions that can have a meaningful impact on cyber risk.

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  • The Cyber CatalystSMprogram by Marsh gives organizations greater clarity and confidence in choosing cybersecurity solutions that can have a meaningful impact on cyber risk.
  • The SecurityScorecard Security Ratings Platform was one of 15cybersecurity solutions and products to receive the Cyber CatalystSMdesignation for supply chain/vendor management in 2020.
  • "The Cyber CatalystSM designation by Marsh demonstrates the meaningful impact the SecurityScorecard Security Ratings Platform has on cyber risk.
  • "The Cyber CatalystSM designation signals that leading insurers believe SecurityScorecard can help reduce cyber risk, and strongly merits consideration by organizations who seek solutions that yield meaningful improvements in cyber risk outcomes," said a Cyber Catalyst by MarshSM spokesperson.

IronNet's Collective Defense platform designated as a Cyber Catalyst by Marsh

Friday, January 15, 2021 - 2:00pm

, the leader in Collective Defense and network detection and response (NDR), today announced that the IronNet Collective Defense platform has been designated as a Cyber CatalystSMsolution.

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  • , the leader in Collective Defense and network detection and response (NDR), today announced that the IronNet Collective Defense platform has been designated as a Cyber CatalystSMsolution.
  • Based on machine learning and AI-powered behavioral analytics, IronNet's Collective Defense platform detects known and unknown cyber threats that signature-based tools often miss.
  • As an added benefit of the Cyber Catalyst designation, IronNet's customers may also be considered for enhanced terms and conditions on cyber insurance policies from participating insurers.
  • )Keith Alexander, IronNet Cybersecurity is a global cybersecurity leader that is revolutionizing how organizations secure their networks by delivering the first-ever Collective Defense platform operating at scale.

Druva Receives Cyber Catalyst Designation for Outstanding Product Security and Ability to Combat Ransomware

Friday, January 15, 2021 - 1:00pm

Druva Inc. , the leader in Cloud Data Protection and Management, today announced Druva inSync has been recognized as a Cyber Catalyst designated solution.

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  • Druva Inc. , the leader in Cloud Data Protection and Management, today announced Druva inSync has been recognized as a Cyber Catalyst designated solution.
  • Created by Marsh, the unique program brings together leading cyber insurers* to evaluate cybersecurity solutions and award the Cyber Catalyst designation to those they believe can have a meaningful impact on cyber risk.
  • Druva inSync was recognized for its ability to help deter and combat ransomware attacks on endpoint devices and leading cloud applications, including Microsoft 365, Salesforce and Google Workspace.
  • In their review of Druva inSync, Cyber Catalyst participating insurers rated it highest on the criteria of cyber risk reduction, flexibility, and efficiency.

Aruba ClearPass Security Portfolio Receives Coveted Cyber Catalyst℠ Designation

Friday, January 15, 2021 - 8:01am

Aruba ClearPass joins Aruba Policy Enforcement Firewall (PEF) , which received the designation in 2019 , marking the second time in a row that Aruba security solutions have been recognized.

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  • Aruba ClearPass joins Aruba Policy Enforcement Firewall (PEF) , which received the designation in 2019 , marking the second time in a row that Aruba security solutions have been recognized.
  • Now, with both ClearPass and PEF having received the Cyber Catalyst designation, customers have an integrated identity-based network access control solution that is the foundation for both Zero Trust and Security Access Service Edge (SASE) frameworks.
  • To further reduce security complexity, while strengthening enforcement functions, ClearPass integrates with an ecosystem of 150+ third-party solutions across a broad range of security capabilities.
  • The Cyber Catalyst designation signals that leading insurers believe Aruba ClearPass can help reduce cyber risk, and strongly merits consideration by organizations who seek solutions that yield meaningful improvements in cyber risk outcomes, said Tom Reagan, US Cyber Practice leader at Marsh.

CES 2021 ArcRAN Develops Comprehensive Cybersecurity Solutions for IoT/V2X Sites

Friday, January 15, 2021 - 6:38am

TAIPEI, Jan. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- ArcRAN focuses on developing comprehensive cybersecurity solutions for smart city applications.

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  • TAIPEI, Jan. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- ArcRAN focuses on developing comprehensive cybersecurity solutions for smart city applications.
  • The company developed advanced cybersecurity solutions iSecMaster & iSecV are based on machine learning algorithms to help governments and enterprises respond quickly to various cybersecurity threats and attacks.
  • ArcRan is your best partner to strengthen cybersecurity protection capabilities, decrease operational risks, and bring value to IoT governance and protection."
  • The innovative solutions of ArcRAN earned its selection by Taiwan Tech Arena (TTA) as one of the 100 featured Taiwan startups showcased at CES 2021.

We Search For You, Inc. Hires David F. Wiley as Chief Technology Officer

Friday, January 15, 2021 - 5:00am

Wiley held multiple roles such as CTO, Security Officer, and Senior Software Engineer.

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  • Wiley held multiple roles such as CTO, Security Officer, and Senior Software Engineer.
  • Wiley was instrumental as the Cyber Security Officer to establish the security management system and obtain a HIPPA certification for the previous establishment.
  • Celia Rivera, CEO of We Search For You, Inc., said, "We're very excited to have David on board.
  • I am excited that We Search For You, Inc. is open to applying new AI and MI technology to the life status arena.

CI Security Adds Chief Revenue Officer & Vice President of Security Operations to Fuel Growth

Thursday, January 14, 2021 - 8:42pm

CI Security is quickly becoming the go-to resource for cyber security services and solutions in the market.

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  • CI Security is quickly becoming the go-to resource for cyber security services and solutions in the market.
  • In 2020, CI saw impressive growth as customers responded to the Critical Insight Security Program, that includes packaged offerings to better fit customer needs.
  • Im proud to be leading a mission-driven team that hunts for threats around-the-clock to catch cyber criminals, said Kristoffer Turner, VP of Security Operations for CI Security.
  • CI Security helps customers gain critical insight into their security posture through the MDR platform and Information Security consulting services.

CIBR Warriors, a New Cybersecurity and Networking Staffing Company, Launches Nationwide

Thursday, January 14, 2021 - 7:00pm

HOLLY SPRINGS, N.C., Jan. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --CIBR Warriors has officially launched nationwide to help businesses across the country protect their programs and safeguard their systems through hiring specialized cybersecurity and IT networking professionals.

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  • HOLLY SPRINGS, N.C., Jan. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --CIBR Warriors has officially launched nationwide to help businesses across the country protect their programs and safeguard their systems through hiring specialized cybersecurity and IT networking professionals.
  • In addition to permanent, full-time employee staffing, the CIBR Warriors team can also assist with contract solutions and contract-to-hire solutions in the cybersecurity and network administrations fields.
  • CIBR Warriors is a leading cybersecurity and networking staffing company providing workforce solutions for businesses nationwide.
  • The team at CIBR Warriors connects its vast network of highly skilled cybersecurity and networking professionals with a business's specific hiring needs creating an ideal working relationship and saving companies valuable time and money.

Deadline Reminder: Law Offices of Howard G. Smith Reminds Investors of Looming Deadline in the Class Action Lawsuit Against K12 Inc. (LRN)

Thursday, January 14, 2021 - 5:00pm

Investors suffering losses on their K12 investments are encouraged to contact the Law Offices of Howard G. Smith to discuss their legal rights in this class action at 888-638-4847 or by email to howardsmith@howardsmithlaw.com .

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  • Investors suffering losses on their K12 investments are encouraged to contact the Law Offices of Howard G. Smith to discuss their legal rights in this class action at 888-638-4847 or by email to howardsmith@howardsmithlaw.com .
  • On this news, the Companys stock price fell $5.87, or 13.5%, over the course of two trading days to close at $37.70 on August 27, 2020.
  • On August 31, 2020, when classes in Miami-Dade started, K12s platform experienced major technical issues, disruptions, and a series of cyberattacks.
  • Law Offices of Howard G. Smith

Datto Named to Ransomware Task Force by Institute for Security and Technology

Thursday, January 14, 2021 - 4:08pm

Datto Holding Corp. (Datto), (NYSE:MSP), the leading global provider of cloud-based software and technology solutions purpose-built for delivery by managed service providers (MSPs), today announced it was invited by the Institute for Security and Technology to join its Multi-Sector Ransomware Task Force.

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  • Datto Holding Corp. (Datto), (NYSE:MSP), the leading global provider of cloud-based software and technology solutions purpose-built for delivery by managed service providers (MSPs), today announced it was invited by the Institute for Security and Technology to join its Multi-Sector Ransomware Task Force.
  • Cybercriminals learn from each others attacks by sharing information and continuously evolving their tradecraft, said Ryan Weeks, CISO at Datto.
  • As part of the Ransomware Task Force, Datto will help educate and empower SMBs to make cyber resilience a top priority in 2021.
  • To learn more about ransomware, the challenges ahead and Dattos role in the coalition, visit: https://www.datto.com/blog/datto-to-serve-on-the-institute-for-security-... , and for more specifics about the Multi-Sector Ransomware Task Force visit: http://securityandtechnology.org/blog/a-broad-coalition-for-decisive-act... .