IDStrong Warns Against Second Wave of Cyberattacks

Identity protection company urges consumers to prepare As the country teeters on the brink of the predicted second wave of COVID-19, IDStrong, a premier credit and identity theft monitoring company, is issuing a call to action against a parallel second wave of scams and cyberattacks. From Zoombombing to unemployment scams, Americans faced an onslaught of cyberattacks as shelter in place orders began to take hold in March. For the most part, individuals and companies acted quickly to tighten security. But just as…

Is Business Ready for an Extinction-level Event? Deloitte Poll Reports Destructive Cyberattacks as Top Cyber Risk

Key takeaways In an era of technological transformation and cyber everywhere, the attack surface is exponentially growing as cyber criminals attack operational systems and backup capabilities simultaneously in highly sophisticated ways leading to enterprise-wide destructive cyberattacks. Majority of C-suite and executive poll respondents (64.6%) report that the growing threat of destructive cyberattacks is one of the top cyber risks at their organization. It's time for…

Bots on Mobile Devices Fuel Holiday Shopping Cyberattacks

LexisNexis® Risk Solutions released an analysis looking at transactions and cyberattacks that occurred between Wednesday, November 27, 2019 through Tuesday, December 3, 2019 (Black Friday week). The data was acquired from the LexisNexis® Digital Identity Network®, a crowdsourced intelligence network comprised of data from approximately 38 billion global transactions each year including logins, payments and new account creations. The Black Friday week data analysis offers the industry a first look at trends shaping this…

Virsec Expands Into Japanese Market With Cornet Solutions Partnership

Virsec’s Entrance Into Japan’s Rapidly Growing Cybersecurity Market Will Provide Advanced Application-Aware Server Protection to Key Enterprises Virsec, the industry leader in application-aware server workload protection, announced its expansion into the Asian market with a partnership with Cornet Solutions, a key reseller and integrator of various high-tech niche products as a VAR (value-added-reseller) in Japan. This marks Virsec’s entrance into the rapidly-growing Japanese market to bring end-to-end, runtime protection…

34% Of Employees Say Their Company Doesn’t Follow Basic Cybersecurity Protocols During COVID-19

More than one-third (34%) of full-time employees at companies in the U.S. admitted to not practicing basic cybersecurity protocols during COVID–19, according to a new survey report from Visual Objects, a visual guide to finding and hiring the best creative firms. Despite increased risk due to remote work, employees said their companies aren’t requiring secure WiFi networks, phishing training, two-factor authentication, VPNs, or password managers. Cybersecurity experts such as Darren Deslatte, vulnerability operations…

Sectigo and Green Hills Software Partner

Sectigo, a leading provider of automated digital identity management, embedded security, and web security solutions, and Green Hills Software, the worldwide leader in high-assurance operating systems, announce a global reseller agreement. The agreement enables Green Hills Software to offer Sectigo's Icon LabsTM Embedded Firewall, integrated and optimized for use with Green Hills Software's INTEGRITY® real-time operating system (RTOS) and its embedded high-performance TCP/IP v4/v6 host and router networking stack. The…

Wire Launches Next Generation Video Conferencing Platform

Wire, the secure collaboration platform that was founded and built by former Skype technologists and the creators of globally used web protocol WebRTC, is launching the world's first next-generation, enterprise-grade video conferencing platform. Built upon a reimagined and re-engineered architecture using the latest technologies, the platform marks a new era in video conferencing security by providing enterprise, financial services, and government customers with the world's first completely end-to-end encrypted video…

Valimail Announces Selection by ASG for Anti-Phishing and BEC Protection

Leading Australian IT services company chooses Valimail, the world’s leading DMARC provider, to protect its domains against phishing Valimail, the global leader in zero-trust email security solutions to stop phishing and business email compromise (BEC), announced that it has been selected by ASG Group as a trusted partner to provide DMARC automation and enforcement services. ASG Group, Australia’s genuine alternative to the global digital transformation players, considered multiple solutions to solve its email phishing…

BeyondTrust Achieves ISO 27001 Certification and SOC 2 Type 1 Compliance Demonstrating Commitment to Customer Security

BeyondTrust, the worldwide technology leader in Privileged Access Management (PAM), announced it has successfully completed both the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 27001 certification, and the Service Organization Control 2 (SOC 2) Type 1 audit. Achievement of these security milestones included a broad scope of BeyondTrust systems, including its internal controls and Endpoint Privilege Management (EPM) and Secure Remote Access (SRA) product portfolios. Achieving ISO 27001 and SOC 2 Type 1 compliance…

maaiiconnect Enhances Data Security and Protection Capabilities to Empower Organisations with Secure and Compliant Customer Relationships

Leading customer engagement and team collaboration platform, maaiiconnect, empowers organizations to build secure and compliant customer relationships with new security features. Two-factor Authentication, Advanced Password Policies, Access Controls, Data Retention, and more have strengthened maaiiconnect's state-of-the-art security capabilities. Security is top of mind for most organizations and consumers, and increasing in importance considerably. In the first half of 2020, the number of data breaches and security…

Sectigo and Trustify Announce Strategic Partnership to Deliver Next-Generation Web Security Solutions Across Europe

Sectigo, a leading provider of automated digital identity management and web security solutions, and Managed Security Service Provider (MSSP) Trustify, have partnered to deliver advanced web security solutions to companies of all sizes across Europe, the Middle East, and Asia. The new partnership combines Sectigo's all-in-one Web Security Platform with Trustify's digital signing, email security, and professional management; now available as Trust365. "Sectigo is the first Certificate Authority (CA) to offer a…

Exabeam Announces New Use Case Licensing and Content Library to Simplify SIEM Adoption

First two use cases, along with new Cloud Connector and Turnkey Playbook for Threat Intelligence, promote efficiency, faster insider threat and compromised credential detection During the Black Hat USA 2020 Virtual Event, Exabeam, the Smarter SIEM company, announced that customers can now license its cloud SIEM technology by use case, beginning with licensable use cases for expedited insider threat and compromised credential detection. In addition, to simplify the process of acquiring and installing critical security…

Segment Appoints First Ever Regional Vice President of Asia Pacific and Japan

Company Set to Accelerate Presence Across ANZ and Broader APAC Region Segment, the world’s leading customer data platform (CDP), today announced the appointment of Prakash Durgani as Regional Vice President, Asia Pacific and Japan. In his new role at Segment, Durgani will be responsible for charting the company’s overall growth strategy across Asia Pacific, including sales and marketing activities, to bolster the company’s market presence. Durgani has more than 20 years’ sales and engineering leadership experience in…

DataRobot Expands Partnership with Snowflake, Joins Snowflake Partner Connect

Customers deriving massive ROI from Elite partnership DataRobot, the leader in enterprise AI, today unveiled an expanded partnership with Snowflake, the cloud data platform, which includes an integration with Snowflake Partner Connect. Building on DataRobot’s existing integration Building on DataRobot’s existing integration with Snowflake, the new inclusion in Partner Connect will accelerate time-to-value for joint customers. DataRobot also announced it achieved Elite status as part of the new Snowflake Partner Network.…

Talkdesk Enables TaskUs to Move Global Operations to Work From Home, Ensuring Business Continuity

TaskUs leverages Talkdesk cloud contact center solutions to transition thousands of customer experience teammates worldwide  TaskUs leverages cloud flexibility from Talkdesk to enable thousands of teammates to work from home Talkdesk cloud solutions enabled TaskUs to successfully navigate unique challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic, saving thousands of customer service jobs TaskUs is able to provide best-of-breed integration options to its clients through Talkdesk AppConnect, the world’s first enterprise app store…

SugarCRM Named Mid-Market Leader for CRM by G2 for the 4th Consecutive Year

SugarCRM Inc.®, the innovator of time-aware CX, today announced that it was named a leader in the new G2 Grid Report® for the Mid-Market for the fourth consecutive year, for a total of 16 consecutive quarters. Sugar received high customer satisfaction scores for ease of doing business, ease of administration, and meeting overall requirements. With a shorter time to value than other leaders, highly ranked features for Sugar Sell include customization, contact management, and contract management. “Each of Sugar’s CX…

Quantifind Joins the Snowflake Data Marketplace

Quantifind announced today that it is joining the Snowflake Data Marketplace, enabling financial services customers of Snowflake's cloud data platform to seamlessly run customer and counterparty risk assessments in a private, secure, and efficient manner. Quantifind's proprietary cloud-enabled technology uses a combination of public-domain data sources, best-in-class entity resolution, and predictive risk typology models to build accurate risk profiles on the fly for individuals and organizations alike. In this…

Prodoscore Announces Executive Hires for Marketing and Channel Functions

Employee visibility and productivity software leader brings on Nadine M. Sarraf as Chief Marketing Officer and Tom Moran as Chief Channel Officer Prodoscore, a leader in employee visibility and productivity software, today announced two executive hires. Nadine M. Sarraf joins as Chief Marketing Officer, and Tom Moran assumes the new role of Chief Channel Officer. These additions come as Prodoscore grows at the executive and staff levels to meet the heightened demand for its solution, escalated by the sudden and dramatic…

IntelePeer Launches Managed Solutions Offering to Accelerate Customer Adoption and Deployment

Enterprise customers can leverage IntelePeer expertise to deploy communications-enabled workflows, advanced AI capabilities, and analytics with Atmosphere® CPaaS IntelePeer, a leading Communications Platform as a Service (CPaaS) provider, announced today the availability of Atmosphere Managed Solutions, a full-service program that assists customers with creating self-service and omni-channel customer experiences through workflow automation, artificial intelligence, and advanced analytics. Industry leaders are investing…

Seclore Achieves SOC 2 Compliance and Enhances Data Privacy for GDPR

Seclore, the only automated Data-Centric Security Platform, announced today that it had completed SOC 2 Type 1 and Type 2 certification. As more companies in highly regulated industries start using Seclore's cloud service, the need for trust, transparency, and independent validation of security controls becomes crucial. The SOC 2 certification validates that ‘Seclored’ data stored or shared by enterprises, is protected with the most stringent requirements. "Security has always been paramount to Seclore because organizations…