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Echoworx’s Enhanced Multi-factor Authentication Improves Cybersecurity With User-focused Design

Clumsy and Nonintuitive User Interfaces Can Increase Security Risks Echoworx, the industry leader in message encryption, unveiled enhancements to its OneWorld cloud-based security platform with the addition of user-centric two-factor authentication (2FA), enabling enterprises of all sizes to adopt best-in-class security protocols while improving user experience. “Enterprises, customers and employees want the enhanced security that multi-factor authentication provides” “Enterprises, customers and employees want the…

WISeKey’s Global Cybersecurity to Protect People’s Privacy and Critical Infrastructures

The Recent Hack of Ring Video Doorbells Illustrates How Vulnerable Connected Devices Are in an Internet of Things (IoT) World. People’s Privacy and Critical Equipment Are Exposed to Hackers. Wisekey’s Combined Digital Security Solutions Protect People’s and Objects’ Identity WISeKey International Holding Ltd., a leading global cybersecurity and IoT company, announced today the release of a consistent cybersecurity combined offer to secure access to connected objects. This solution sits on WISeKey’s three fundamental value…

Dun & Bradstreet And QOMPLX Join Forces To Provide Defense Contractors With Fast And Reliable Cybersecurity Maturity Model…

Partnership Marries Deep Expertise in Government Contracting and Cybersecurity Dun & Bradstreet, a leading global provider of business decisioning data and analytics, and QOMPLX™, an intelligent decision platform provider, announced a strategic partnership to provide the more than 100,000 Defense Industrial Base (DIB) companies and their subcontractors with fast and reliable assessment and certification as required by the upcoming Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) framework. The U.S. Department of…

8 Cybersecurity Risks in Android’s VoIP Components

A team of Chinese researchers has recently revealed the findings of a ground-breaking investigation into Android’s voice-over-internet-protocol (VoIP) components. The team from OPPO ZIWU Cyber Security Lab, the Chinese University of Hong Kong and Singapore Management University, found no fewer than eight vulnerabilities. Cybercriminals minded to exploit those vulnerabilities could do any of the following: Transfer calls without the recipient’s knowledge Spoof caller IDs Crash VoIP devices Run malicious code…

Mastercard Acquires RiskRecon to Enhance Cybersecurity Capabilities

Mastercard announced an agreement to acquire RiskRecon, a leading provider of artificial intelligence and data analytics solutions to support companies in protecting their cyber systems and infrastructure. In a rapidly evolving digital world, cybercrime is a pertinent threat to business. Large-scale data breaches and ransomware attacks place billions of records at risk each year, jeopardizing consumer trust. Marketing Technology News: Where Do Marketing Teams Fail with Customer Experience Efforts? “The innovations…

Future of Cybersecurity: Best Practices for Small Businesses

Not so long ago, cybercrime was primarily associated with big business and government organizations – in other words, huge entities whose information is extremely valuable. Small and medium-sized businesses felt largely unaffected by the cybercrime scare – after all, as long as you do not move around millions of dollars, there is no reason to target you, right? Wrong. As cybercrime methods grow more sophisticated and hackers grow more numerous and organized, they more and more often turn their attention to small companies.…

In the Digital Transformation Era, Every Technology Company Will Soon Become a Cybersecurity Company: CLOUDSEC 2019

At the Event, Trend Micro Announced the Launch of Its Local Managed XDR Datacenter Service in India CLOUDSEC India 2019, hosted by Trend Micro Incorporated, attracted more than 750 business and technology leaders this year, making it the cybersecurity event of the year. With tectonic shifts in the technology landscape, “Hybrid Cloud Security and Evolution” and “Cross Generation Detection and Response” are seen as the key drivers that will define the future of cybersecurity; they are also the themes for this year. Experts…

LastPass by LogMeIn Wins “Overall ID Management Solution of the Year” Award in 2019 CyberSecurity Breakthrough Awards Program

LogMeIn announced that its recently introduced LastPass Identity platform has been named the winner of the “Overall ID Management Solution of the Year” award in the 2019 CyberSecurity Breakthrough Awards program from CyberSecurity Breakthrough, a leading independent market intelligence organization that recognizes the top companies, technologies and products in the global information security market today. With the rapid rise in cybercrime and today’s complicated security market, many small and medium sized businesses…

Preventing Security Breaches in the Digital Workplace: New Canon Survey Reveals Critical Gaps in Companies’ Cybersecurity Agendas

While digital transformation helps companies work smarter, there is a risk that the ongoing digitization may unlock a host of security vulnerabilities that can cost companies money, time, intellectual property, and customer trust. In its latest Office of the Future survey, released, Canon USA, Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, finds that all organizations surveyed across a range of verticals experienced an alarming amount of cyber threats over the past year. In its mission to take a holistic approach to…

Hunters.AI Raises $5.4 Million Seed Round to Equip Cybersecurity Teams with the First Autonomous Threat Hunting Machine

Utilizes Unique Military-Grade Attack Intelligence, Artificial Intelligence and Existing Security Data to Deliver Proactive, Scalable and Actionable Attack Detection Hunters.AI, the pioneer in autonomous threat hunting, announced $5.4 Million in seed funding for its mission to accelerate cyber threat response and fight cybercrime by helping organizations detect, identify and remediate sophisticated cyberattacks targeting their cloud, hybrid and enterprise environments. The round was led by YL Ventures and Blumberg…

IBM Security: Cybersecurity Threats Growing In Travel and Transportation Industries

Transportation Grows to Second-Most Targeted Industry for Cybercriminals in 2018; New Survey Finds That More Than 70% of Travelers Have Exposed Themselves to Cyber Risks Through High-Risk Behaviors IBM Security issued new research highlighting that the travel industry and its customers are increasingly the targets of cyberattacks as criminals seek to monetize highly valuable travel data. Compounding the problem, a new survey conducted by Morning Consult on behalf of IBM Security reveals that travelers are still blind to…

IBM Study: More Than Half of Organizations with Cybersecurity Incident Response Plans Fail to Test Them

Yet Use of Automation Improved Detection and Containment of Cyberattacks by nearly 25% IBM Security announced the results of a global study exploring organizations' preparedness when it comes to withstanding and recovering from a cyberattack. The study, conducted by the Ponemon Institute on behalf of IBM, found that a vast majority of organizations surveyed are still unprepared to properly respond to cybersecurity incidents, with 77% of respondents indicating they do not have a cybersecurity incident response plan…

SAS Fortifies Cybersecurity Solution with ‘White Box’ AI

SAS Cybersecurity Helps Eradicate Data Silos and Drives Efficiency to Stretch Limited Security Resources Last year's ceaseless data breaches involving once-trusted brands underscore the urgent need for organizations to reassess and reinforce their information security. SAS Cybersecurity is a security analytics solution that illuminates network and device behavior and strengthens defenses beyond existing technologies. "With worldwide cybersecurity spending projected to exceed $114 billion last year, the data breach…

SendGrid Publishes Industry’s First Inbox Protection Rate to Increase Cybersecurity and Privacy Transparency Around the Holidays

Protects User Inboxes with 99.97% Success Rate While Processing Over 45 Billion Emails Each Month SendGrid, Inc., a leading digital communication platform that drives engagement and growth, is the first email service provider (ESP) to announce its Inbox Protection Rate publicly in an effort to increase cybersecurity and privacy transparency and to elevate the cause of inbox protection. SendGrid’s Inbox Protection Rate measures the success of its compliance efforts to prevent malicious email from reaching SendGrid’s…

WISeKey Cybersecurity Growing by over 60% Compared to Same Period Last as More Companies Required ID Management to Facilitate Their…

WISeKey QuoVadis Identity Management, Managed PKI and Digital Signing Services Penetration Is Growing Beyond Europe, Generating Revenue of over $11 Million for the First 7 Months of 2018 WISeKey International Holding Ltd (WISeKey) , a leading Swiss cybersecurity and IoT solutions company, announced that its suite of QuoVadis products and services is growing by over 60% compared to same period of last year as more companies required ID Management to facilitate their compliance with GDP, the primary law regulating how…

Cybersecurity Company CHEQ Raises $5 Million to Replace Ad-Verification Tech with Fully Autonomous Brand-Safety System

CHEQ is a Global Cybersecurity Company and a Pioneer of Autonomous Brand Safety, Protecting the Digital Ad Spend for the World's Leading Brands Cybersecurity company CHEQ announced the closing of $5M in Series A funding, which will help it enable digital advertisers to publish ads in a brand-safe environment and prevent ad fraud. CHEQ’s Autonomous Brand Safety solution uses military-grade AI and Natural Language Processing (NLP) to rapidly analyze content and users so that brands can prevent in real time having their ads…

Three Things Marketers Should Know About Cybersecurity

As the business landscape becomes more digital than ever before, websites have become the focal point of any successful marketing strategy for building brand awareness and driving growth. Plugins and various third-party applications are also used to amplify marketing efforts, but they can serve as potential entry points for cybercriminals. This requires that marketers become more technically savvy about their marketing tools in order to be a more proactive part of their company’s cyber defenses. Also Read: Here’s How…

Technology and Transparency: The Growing Horizon of AI, Cybersecurity, Blockchain and the Battle Against Ad Fraud

“Talk to an expert in the tech field and they will tell you one certain fact about the future; it's going to involve AI.” Wouldn't you agree? In our part 4 of the Predictions Series 2018, we make an attempt to delve deeper into the newer technologies in marketing, sales, and advertising. Untangling the bits and pieces of what's to come in 2018, we bring insights from senior executives at Blis, HIRO Media, LiveWorld, PandaDoc, and CrossInstall. Shifting Sands in B2B Marketing in 2018: New Avenues in Self-Service…

Okta Announces Major Updates to the Okta Partner Connect Program

Okta, Inc., the leading independent provider of identity for the enterprise, at Oktane20 Live announced major updates and additions to its successful Okta Partner Connect program to propel partner sales growth in the new fiscal year. The new program offerings are designed to give partners additional resources along with deep Okta knowledge to run full sales cycles and solve complex customer challenges. “We have made critical updates to our program because as partners continue to play a bigger role in our business, it’s…

Onapsis Launches The Onapsis nCase Partner Program

Business-Critical Application Protection Leader Introduces Four-Pillar Strategy for System Integrators, MSSP, Tech Alliance and VAR Partners Onapsis, the leader in business-critical application protection, announced the official launch of the Onapsis nCase Partner Program. This new program opens business opportunities for partners in the fast-growing market of protecting business-critical SAP and Oracle applications as they migrate to the cloud and drive digital transformations for the Global 2000. The Onapsis nCase…