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TitanHQ Wins on the Treble at Expert Insights Best-Of Awards

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 10:22pm

Expert Insights' Best-Of awards recognize innovative IT solutions that provide powerful protection for their customers.

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  • Expert Insights' Best-Of awards recognize innovative IT solutions that provide powerful protection for their customers.
  • TitanHQ hasbeen recognised by Expert Insights for their powerful threat protection, ease-of-use and cost-effectiveness, making them popular for enterprises, SMBs and MSPs looking for comprehensive protection against email and web-based threats.
  • According to Craig MacAlpine, Expert Insights CEO and Founder, "2020 was an unprecedented year of cybersecurity challenges, with a rapid rise in remote working causing a massive acceleration in cybercrime.
  • 'Expert Insights' Best-Of awards are designed to recognize innovative cybersecurity providers like TitanHQ that have developed powerful solutions to keep businesses safe against increasingly sophisticated cybercrime."

Beckage Identified by NetDiligence As Platinum Breach Coach - The Highest Level of Recognition

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 5:35pm

NEW YORK, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Technology, cybersecurity, and privacy-focused law firm, Beckage, announces their recognition as a Platinum Breach Coach in NetDiligence's Authorized Breach Coach program.

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  • NEW YORK, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Technology, cybersecurity, and privacy-focused law firm, Beckage, announces their recognition as a Platinum Breach Coach in NetDiligence's Authorized Breach Coach program.
  • Beckage law firm recognized as a Platinum Breach Coach in NetDiligence's Authorized Breach Coach program.
  • "NetDiligence is pleased to recognize Beckage as a Platinum Breach Coach inour Authorized Breach Coach program,"said Mark Geisinger, president of NetDiligence.
  • "Participating in NetDiligence's Authorized Breach Coach program allows Beckage to help more organizations get through this extremely stressful process with minimal damage."

Worldwide Cybersecurity Industry to 2026 - Government Driven 5G Replacement Presents Opportunities - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 5:44pm

This report examines security technology and solutions while assessing the risks and operational issues relative to current and anticipated cybersecurity technologies.

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  • This report examines security technology and solutions while assessing the risks and operational issues relative to current and anticipated cybersecurity technologies.
  • The report evaluates leading cybersecurity solution provider companies, products and solutions, and impact on industry verticals.
  • The report includes global and regional cybersecurity forecasts for the period 2021 to 2026 by product and solution, managed services, professional services, security type, deployment model, industry verticals, and threat platforms.
  • Enterprise and government spending for cybersecurity products, managed services, and professional services will be substantial over the course of the next few years.

Google and ICMCP to Offer 200 Cybersecurity Training Scholarship

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 2:00pm

The International Consortium of Minority Cybersecurity Professionals (ICMCP) announced today that it has teamed up with Google to award scholarships to its members for cybersecurity training.

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  • The International Consortium of Minority Cybersecurity Professionals (ICMCP) announced today that it has teamed up with Google to award scholarships to its members for cybersecurity training.
  • The scholarship will cover the cost of computer-based and simulation training to those looking to grow and advance cybersecurity knowledge and skills.
  • Both training providers map their course and hands-on challenges to the NICE Cybersecurity Workforce Framework, ensuring that recipients have marketable skills upon completion of the training.
  • RangeForce is revolutionizing cybersecurity training with its adaptive learning technology to better train and cross-train DevOps, IT, and security professionals.

Armorblox Raises Series B Funding to Restore Trust in Email Communications

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 2:00pm

Armorblox , a cybersecurity innovator that helps organizations communicate more securely over email, today announced that it raised $30 million in Series B venture capital funding.

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  • Armorblox , a cybersecurity innovator that helps organizations communicate more securely over email, today announced that it raised $30 million in Series B venture capital funding.
  • Armorblox is on a mission to restore and uphold trust in email communications by stopping targeted, socially engineered attacks from compromising people and data.
  • To learn more about Armorblox and its latest funding round, read a blog from the Armorblox CEO here .
  • Armorblox secures enterprise communications over email and other cloud office applications with the power of Natural Language Understanding (NLU).

ThreatLocker Partners With Datto to Streamline Secure Business Operations

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 2:00pm

This integration streamlines secure business operations for MSPs, allowing them to access their Autotask PSA account from within the ThreatLocker portal.

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  • This integration streamlines secure business operations for MSPs, allowing them to access their Autotask PSA account from within the ThreatLocker portal.
  • ThreatLocker addresses these concerns, protecting against ransomware, viruses, and other malicious software, integrating seamlessly with Autotask PSA, which combines all the mission-critical tools MSPs need to operate a successful business.
  • Datto is excited to partner with ThreatLocker, whose platform and seamless integration with Autotask PSA helps partners to securely manage their business operations, said Joe Rourke, Director of Product Management at Datto.
  • Partnering with ThreatLocker and their leading cybersecurity solutions, this integration further protects our partners and their clients' data from malware and malicious threat actors.

High Wire Networks Partners with ExtraHop to Deliver Managed Network Detection and Response

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 1:00pm

(High Wire) and its cybersecurity business unit, Overwatch Managed Security, have partnered with ExtraHop, the leader in cloud-native Network Detection and Response (NDR), to deliver ExtraHop Reveal(x) 360 as a managed service.

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  • (High Wire) and its cybersecurity business unit, Overwatch Managed Security, have partnered with ExtraHop, the leader in cloud-native Network Detection and Response (NDR), to deliver ExtraHop Reveal(x) 360 as a managed service.
  • With the addition of ExtraHop Reveal(x) 360, Overwatch Managed Security has complete visibility, real-time detection and intelligent response capabilities required to defend against advanced threats.
  • Network Detection and Response has become a must-have tool for detecting, hunting and remediating the most advanced cyberthreats, said David Barton, CTO for High Wire Networks.
  • 2021 ExtraHop Networks, Inc., Reveal(x), Reveal(x) 360, Reveal(x) Enterprise, and ExtraHop are registered trademarks or marks of ExtraHop Networks, Inc.

Arete Incident Response Achieves Record Sales and Profit Performance in 2020

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 5:57pm

Global cybersecurity services leader rapidly accelerates growth for 3rd consecutive year, with a 320% increase in 2020.

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  • Global cybersecurity services leader rapidly accelerates growth for 3rd consecutive year, with a 320% increase in 2020.
  • "Our team delivered another year of outstanding performance," said Arete's co-founder and CEO, Joe Mann.
  • Most new hires will be for expert incident response roles at all levels, including incident response directors, forensic analysts, and SOC, MDR, and operations associates.
  • Arete Incident Response partners with clients to reduce the burden of preparing for, detecting, and responding to cyberattacks.

78% Lack Confidence in Their Company’s Cybersecurity Posture, Prompting 91% to Increase 2021 Budgets

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 3:30pm

At a top level, the survey found that 78% lack confidence in their companys IT security posture and believe improvements are needed.

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  • At a top level, the survey found that 78% lack confidence in their companys IT security posture and believe improvements are needed.
  • Respondents expressed the least confidence in their organizations security roadmap (32%), security-related technology and tools (30%), and internal teams and skill sets (27%).
  • They reported the highest level of trust in their companys data management strategy, but even then, less than half (45%) voiced confidence in this aspect of security operations.
  • Cybersecurity is being integrated into multiple aspects of the business, indicating rising recognition of the risk that a cyberattack poses to company operations.

RangeForce Partners With BlackGirlsHack to Address Lack of Diversity in Cybersecurity and Skills Shortage

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 2:01pm

RangeForce , the company that is revolutionizing cybersecurity training, today announced a partnership with BlackGirlsHack (BGH) to provide training resources to black girls and women, and increase representation and diversity in the cybersecurity field.

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  • RangeForce , the company that is revolutionizing cybersecurity training, today announced a partnership with BlackGirlsHack (BGH) to provide training resources to black girls and women, and increase representation and diversity in the cybersecurity field.
  • Completing Battle Skills modules brings a cybersecurity job within reach for members of the BGH squad.
  • Minorities are notoriously under-represented in the cybersecurity field, especially women, at a time where we have a critical shortage of trained professionals, said Gordon Lawson, President of RangeForce.
  • RangeForce is revolutionizing cybersecurity training with its adaptive learning technology to better train and cross-train DevOps, IT, and security professionals.