Computer security

SkyTerra Technologies Makes Jason McKechnie Full-Time Systems Analyst

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 5:26pm

NASHUA, N.H., June 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --SkyTerraTechnologies, a growing IT cloud advisory and development firm, and Microsoft partner, has made Jason McKechnie a full-time Systems Analyst in its Managed Services group.

Key Points: 
  • NASHUA, N.H., June 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --SkyTerraTechnologies, a growing IT cloud advisory and development firm, and Microsoft partner, has made Jason McKechnie a full-time Systems Analyst in its Managed Services group.
  • Jason was hired full time June 1st after his recent graduation from North Shore Community College with a degree in Computer Networking.
  • Reporting to Managed Services Manager, Chad Goodrich, Jason will be continuing the work he has done as a systems analyst consultant for the past two years.
  • About SkyTerra Technologies: SkyTerra Technologies is an IT cloud advisory and development firm offering services for data center modernization, managed workplace, digital transformation, cybersecurity, and IT outsourcing.

Cybersecurity Market Opportunities 2020: Mobile Security Solutions Growth Rapidly Accelerated by COVID-19 Outbreak

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 4:00pm

DUBLIN, June 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The "CyberSecurity: Mobile Security Threats & Growth During COVID-19 Industry Analysis" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • DUBLIN, June 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The "CyberSecurity: Mobile Security Threats & Growth During COVID-19 Industry Analysis" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The COVID-19 pandemic is opening up a massive opportunity for Cybersecurity in the Mobile Security sector.
  • The research clarifies how threats from within the industry are paradoxically creating opportunities in the Mobile Security sector.
  • Demand for Mobile Security solutions is headed for acceleration as Mobile Security technologies are being implemented and integrated into daily lives around the globe.

CivilianCyber Receives Funding to Develop Next Generation AI Powered Cyber Workforce Platform

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 3:30pm

RICHMOND,Va., June 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- CivilianCyber, LLC, is developing the first comprehensive and scalable workforce development solution to deliver the next generation of trained cybersecurity professionals.

Key Points: 
  • RICHMOND,Va., June 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- CivilianCyber, LLC, is developing the first comprehensive and scalable workforce development solution to deliver the next generation of trained cybersecurity professionals.
  • With this grant CivilianCyber is being acknowledged as a critical contributor to the center's mission of establishing Virginia as a global leader in secure cyber physical systems and expanding the Commonwealth's cybersecurity talent pipeline.
  • Bobby Keener CEO of CivilianCyber said, "We are really pleased to be partnering with great organizations like ODU, COVA and DoD to address this critical workforce gap.
  • CivilianCyber LLC, a subsidiary of Coronet Technology Enterprises, Inc. was founded in 2018.

Living Security Announces 'Breaking Security Awareness' Virtual Conference

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 3:10pm

AUSTIN, Texas, June 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Living Security announces the launch of " Breaking Security Awareness ," a virtual conference to help technology leaders develop a customized solution for their organization.

Key Points: 
  • AUSTIN, Texas, June 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Living Security announces the launch of " Breaking Security Awareness ," a virtual conference to help technology leaders develop a customized solution for their organization.
  • Leading security awareness experts will be presenting throughout the conference including Chief Behavioral Officer Matt Wallaert , cybersecurity thought leader Chenxi Wang , gamification expert Yu-kai Chou and Evie Monnington-Taylor , senior advisor with Nudge Unit.
  • During this conference, leaders will learn the latest thinking with actionable learnings on topics such as:
    Learning Diversity in Security Awareness.This isn't a one-size-fits-all solution, but it doesn't have to be complicated either.
  • Living Security , based in Austin Texas, reduces the #1 cybersecurity risk for enterprises, human error, through engaging and impactful security awareness training that is brought to life by innovative tech-enabled experiences.

Global Mobile Security Markets 2020 - Areas of Advancement in Light of COVID-19

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 3:00pm

The strategic information contained in this report may be used for: due diligence, cost-cutting, benchmarking policies, planning strategies, evaluating company opportunities, forecasting financial prospects and analysis, risk management analysis, and/or streamlining processes.

Key Points: 
  • The strategic information contained in this report may be used for: due diligence, cost-cutting, benchmarking policies, planning strategies, evaluating company opportunities, forecasting financial prospects and analysis, risk management analysis, and/or streamlining processes.
  • The research clarifies how cybersecurity companies are tackling high-risk exposures and are expanding their use cases for mobile security.
  • Demand for Cybersecurity and Mobile Security solutions, in particular, are headed for acceleration.

Cloud Security Leader, Armor, Launches a Major Upgrade to its Threat Detection and Response Technology, Armor Anywhere

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 4:08pm

With these latest enhancements, Armor delivers stronger threat detection and response while giving its customers greater operational control over their security.

Key Points: 
  • With these latest enhancements, Armor delivers stronger threat detection and response while giving its customers greater operational control over their security.
  • Armor has also added features designed to streamline processes for DevOps users and security analysts.
  • Armor Anywhere now provides Intrusion Prevention, as well as Intrusion Detection, so customers can detect and block cyber threats.
  • Armor has also added Security Incident Connectors so that a security event or incident, discovered by Armor, can easily be ingested and analyzed by the customers internal security tools.

Genetec Introduces Transit Portfolio to Unify Security and Operations

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 3:00pm

To help security, IT, operations and vehicle maintenance staff work together, Genetec Inc. (Genetec), a leading technology provider of unified security, public safety, operations, and business intelligence solutions, today announced a portfolio of solutions designed to help transit organizations unify their security and operations from a single intuitive interface.

Key Points: 
  • To help security, IT, operations and vehicle maintenance staff work together, Genetec Inc. (Genetec), a leading technology provider of unified security, public safety, operations, and business intelligence solutions, today announced a portfolio of solutions designed to help transit organizations unify their security and operations from a single intuitive interface.
  • The Genetec Transit Portfolio enables key stakeholders to work in sync using a solution that unifies wayside and onboard security with operational and intelligence products that leverage their existing security infrastructure to bring additional insights.
  • Additionally, transit agencies are increasingly being solicited for information from external partners (neighboring transit agencies, law enforcement, city services, etc.).
  • For more information on the Genetec Transit Portfolio, please visit: https://www.genetec.com/solutions/industries/transit

Pax8 Now Offering Acronis Cyber Protect

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 3:00pm

DENVER, June 02, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pax8 , the best place to buy cloud solutions, today announced that Acronis Cyber Protect is now available to its partner community in North America.

Key Points: 
  • DENVER, June 02, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pax8 , the best place to buy cloud solutions, today announced that Acronis Cyber Protect is now available to its partner community in North America.
  • With Acronis Cyber Protect Cloud, our partners have access to a solution that integrates everything they need for backup and recovery, anti-malware, and endpoint managementall in one, saidRyan Walsh, Chief Channel Officer at Pax8.
  • With Acronis Cyber Protect, Managed Service Providers (MSPs) can proactively protect their clients from cyberattacks, reduce downtime, ensure fast recoveries, and automate the configuration of client protection to counter cyberthreats.
  • Acronis Cyber Protect covers all five vectors of Cyber ProtectionSafety, Accessibility, Privacy, Authenticity, and Security (SAPAS).

Research from MIT Sloan Indicates Top CISO Priority is Enhancing Coverage for a Wide Variety of Attack Types and Surfaces

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 2:00pm

Executives are prioritizing security investments that help them fight disruption of service and ensure compliance.

Key Points: 
  • Executives are prioritizing security investments that help them fight disruption of service and ensure compliance.
  • A significant concern is ransomware, in part because business continuity and maintaining uptime are of utmost importance to keep operations running.
  • Overall, businesses continue to struggle with reducing dwell time and their efficiency in responding to incidents.
  • The Attivo ThreatDefend Deception Platform provides a comprehensive and customer-proven platform for proactive security and accurate threat detection within user networks, data centers, clouds, and a wide variety of specialized attack surfaces.

Salt Security Named a Cool Vendor in API Strategy by Gartner

Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 2:00pm

Salt Security , the leading API security company, today announced that it has been named a May 2020 Cool Vendor in API Strategy by Gartner Inc., the worlds leading research and advisory company.

Key Points: 
  • Salt Security , the leading API security company, today announced that it has been named a May 2020 Cool Vendor in API Strategy by Gartner Inc., the worlds leading research and advisory company.
  • However, many organizations, including large enterprises, have relatively immature API security programs, thus creating a completely new attack surface.
  • Salt Security revolutionizes application security by identifying attackers early during reconnaissance and stopping targeted API attacks before they result in a breach.
  • Salt Security thoroughly addresses and protects against the OWASP API Security Top 10 list.