Privacy

MEDIA ADVISORY: OCT 6-8: Cyber Cartels, Ransomware, AI, & Cryptocurrency Among Cyber Trends Explored at Billington Cybersecurity Summit

Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 8:28pm

The Summit has more than 40 panel discussions, breakout sessions, fireside chats and a new Innovation Showcase.

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  • The Summit has more than 40 panel discussions, breakout sessions, fireside chats and a new Innovation Showcase.
  • The Ransomware Threat: Experts discuss how ransomware and the emergence of cybercrime cartels are changing the National Security picture.
  • Fireside Chats: These provide revealing insights into how the government is approaching some of the nations cyber vulnerabilities.
  • Robert Joyce, Director, National Cybersecurity Directorate, NSA, DoD, will share a strategic view of the current cyber landscape and how this years major cyber events are shaping new ways of thinking about cybersecurity.

Compliance Legal AI Expert to Speak at Practising Law Institute

Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 7:15pm

NEW YORK, Sept. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Compliance, an integrated eDiscovery services and contract analytics provider, today announced that Charles Post, a leading authority on emerging legal technologies is speaking at the Practising Law Institute (PLI) in a live webinar focused on legal and regulatory developments for Blockchain.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, Sept. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Compliance, an integrated eDiscovery services and contract analytics provider, today announced that Charles Post, a leading authority on emerging legal technologies is speaking at the Practising Law Institute (PLI) in a live webinar focused on legal and regulatory developments for Blockchain.
  • "As advisers, we must be informed and prepared to assess and address the emerging legal issues to support the market entering this new frontier."
  • Post received his bachelor's degree from Binghamton University and earned a Juris Doctor from New York Law School.
  • Compliance is a leading integrated legal services provider, leveraging technology and expertise to simplify the experience of eDiscovery and contract analytics for law firms and legal departments.

New Poll Released by the Future of Tech Commission Finds Strong Bi-Partisan Support for Comprehensive Federal Technology Policy

Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 7:12pm

Americans demonstrated grave concerns that tech companies can reach too far into their lives, and expressed strong bipartisan support for government action. The survey finds that nine in ten voters across party lines support 'privacy by default' and that eighty percent of American voters overall -- 83% of Democrats and 78% of Republicans -- believe the federal government "needs to do everything it can to curb the influence of big tech companies that have grown too powerful and now use our data to reach too far into our lives."

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  • Americans demonstrated grave concerns that tech companies can reach too far into their lives, and expressed strong bipartisan support for government action.
  • The Future of Tech Commission is an independent and bipartisan working group of civic leaders who are developing a comprehensive, inclusive tech policy agenda for the nation.
  • The survey finds that voters feel like they don't know how to protect their personal data and privacy on the internet today.
  • Roughly 9 in 10 parents support expanding privacy protections for children, and 85% support making schools online "privacy zones."

ERI’s John Shegerian Describes the Dangers of Hardware Hacking and the “Insecurity of Everything” on Security Ledger Podcast

Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 6:57pm

John Shegerian, Chairman/CEO of ERI , the nations leading fully integrated IT and electronics asset disposition provider and cybersecurity-focused hardware destruction company, is a featured guest on the current episode of the Security Ledger podcast.

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  • John Shegerian, Chairman/CEO of ERI , the nations leading fully integrated IT and electronics asset disposition provider and cybersecurity-focused hardware destruction company, is a featured guest on the current episode of the Security Ledger podcast.
  • The Security Ledger is an independent security news website that explores the intersection of cyber security with business, commerce, politics and everyday life.
  • Security Ledger provides well-reported and context-rich news and opinion about computer security topics that matter in our IP-enabled homes, workplaces and daily lives.
  • In the current episode, Shegerian discusses his latest book, The Insecurity of Everything , and the various aspects of hardware security that are often overlooked in today's society, both by consumers as well as businesses.

Umbrella Network Announces Strategic Acquisition of Lucidity, Leading Blockchain-Based Advertising and Analytics Platform

Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 6:25pm

GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands, Sept. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Umbrella Network ( https://www.umb.network/ ), the decentralized Layer-2 oracle solution, announced today the acquisition of Lucidity, a leading blockchain-based digital advertising oracle.

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  • GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands, Sept. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Umbrella Network ( https://www.umb.network/ ), the decentralized Layer-2 oracle solution, announced today the acquisition of Lucidity, a leading blockchain-based digital advertising oracle.
  • In the initial phases following the acquisition, Lucidity customers will be powered by Umbrella Network, making it the largest scale oracle in the ecosystem.
  • In addition to an initial integration phase, Lucidity will fully upgrade its technology to be compatible with Umbrella Network.
  • To learn more about Umbrella Network please visit: https://www.umb.network/
    Umbrella Network is a community-owned Layer-2 oracle network that batches data for providing low-cost, scalable, and secure data.

Reklaim CEO Interviewed on SNN Network

Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 12:00pm

Killi rebranded as Reklaim on September 9th to align its brand more directly with its mission of allowing consumers to reclaim their data

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  • Toronto, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - September 23, 2021) - Killi Ltd. (TSXV: MYID) (OTCQB: MYIDF) ("Killi," "Reklaim"), a supplier of compliant consumer data, announces its CEO Neil Sweeney was interviewed by SNN Network regarding the company's recent brand change from Killi to Reklaim and the catalysts for the stock moving forward.
  • Killi Ltd. (TSXV: MYID) (OTCQB: MYIDF), now Reklaim , is driven by consumer data and the evolution of privacy.
  • Offering compliant, first-party data to Fortune 500 brands, platforms, and data companies, Reklaim allows consumers to visit the platform, confirm their identity, and unveil data that has been collected and sold without the consumer's explicit consent for years.
  • Reklaim enables consumers to take back control of this data by setting up a Reklaim account where, should they choose to, they can be compensated for their data.

NEC Iris Recognition Technology Ranks first in NIST Accuracy Testing

Wednesday, September 22, 2021 - 4:02am

TOKYO, Sept 22, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) today announced that its iris recognition technology ranked first in the world in the most recent iris recognition technology benchmark test, IREX 10(1), conducted by the globally authoritative U.S. National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST).

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  • TOKYO, Sept 22, 2021 - (JCN Newswire) - NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) today announced that its iris recognition technology ranked first in the world in the most recent iris recognition technology benchmark test, IREX 10(1), conducted by the globally authoritative U.S. National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST).
  • In recent years, NEC has capitalized on its leading artificial intelligence (AI) to strengthen the performance of its iris recognition technology against images with deteriorated quality that often occur in practical situations.
  • NEC plans to use this technology for "walkthrough" iris recognition(6) and in combination with face recognition in order to provide highly accurate multimodal biometric authentication.
  • (5) Comparison with the certification error rate of "IREX IX," the previous iris recognition benchmark test.

Safe-T Group to Present its Zero Trust Network Access Solution with Integrated Thales SafeNet Trusted Access Cloud Management Service at Thales Trusted Access Summit

Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 1:30pm

HERZLIYA, Israel, Sept. 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Safe-T® Group Ltd. (NASDAQ, TASE: SFET), a global provider of cybersecurity and privacy solutions to consumers and enterprises, today announced that it has advanced its partnership with Thales with the availability of a new joint Zero Trust Access solution combining the capabilities of its innovative Zero Trust Network Access (ZTNA) solution, ZoneZero®, with Thales’ SafeNet Trusted Access (“SafeNet”) cloud-based access management service. The two companies will be presenting the solution at the Thales Trusted Access Summit, which is scheduled between October 5th and 6th 2021.

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  • The two companies will be presenting the solution at the Thales Trusted Access Summit , which is scheduled between October 5th and 6th 2021.
  • WFH and significant increases in the need for remote access has forced organizations to quickly realize the scaling and security limitations of conventional VPN solutions.
  • With the never trust, always verify philosophy, ZTNA and Access Management have emerged as a preferred solution for remote access, providing a safe and straightforward approach to the enterprise.
  • To provide organizations with a best-of-breed approach to secure remote access, Safe-T and Thales now offer a unique Zero Trust Access solution which leverages ZoneZero for controlled access to corporate services and SafeNet which enforces the appropriate access policies and authentication methods.

Secure Technology Alliance Webinar to Highlight Key Encryption’s Role in Securing Federal Agencies

Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 2:00pm

ENGLEWOOD, Colo., Sept. 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Secure Technology Alliance today announced a webinar, sponsored by Utimaco, that will delve into key encryptions vital role in securing federal agencies data, implementation challenges and integration solutions.

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  • ENGLEWOOD, Colo., Sept. 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Secure Technology Alliance today announced a webinar, sponsored by Utimaco, that will delve into key encryptions vital role in securing federal agencies data, implementation challenges and integration solutions.
  • The upcoming webinar, US Executive Order: Strengthening Information Security with Key Encryption for Data at Rest, will be held on October 7, 2021 at 12 p.m. ET/9 a.m. PT.
  • Registration details can be found on the Secure Technology Alliance website .
  • TWEET THIS :#KeyEncryption learn how federal agencies can protect their private datafrom cyberthreats at the@SecureTechOrgwebinar onthe value of key management and secure data storage,Oct.7 at 12pmET/9amPTClick here to register: https://bit.ly/3hTIYm8
    The Secure Technology Alliance is the digital security industrys premier association.

Cloud Nine Announces the Initial Release of the Limitless Platform

Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 2:00pm

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Sept. 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cloud Nine Web3 Technologies Inc. (CSE: CNI) (OTC: CLGUF) (FRANKFURT: 1JI0) (Cloud Nine or the Company), a leading decentralized network and data storage technology company, announces the initial release of its recently acquired "Limitless Platform".

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  • VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Sept. 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cloud Nine Web3 Technologies Inc. (CSE: CNI) (OTC: CLGUF) (FRANKFURT: 1JI0) (Cloud Nine or the Company), a leading decentralized network and data storage technology company, announces the initial release of its recently acquired "Limitless Platform".
  • The Limitless Platform is a hybrid distributed network designed to share the resources of its users.
  • The initial product is a virtual private network (VPN), where users trade their unused computing power for access to secure internet access and better privacy.
  • After an initial startup period or calibration, the Company intends to reward/compensate users for sharing resources with the platform through discounted service offerings such as data storage services.