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Io-Tahoe Unveils Data Discovery Solution To Enable GDPR

Machine Learning-Based Solution By Io-Tahoe Robustly Supports GDPR Requirements With Unique Sensitive Data Discovery and Data Cataloging Capabilities Io-Tahoe LLC, a pioneer in machine learning-driven smart data discovery solutions that span data lakes and relational databases, today unveiled a new offering to enable customers to quickly and comprehensively address requirements for the European Union (EU) General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Facets of the GDPR addressed by the new solution include Article 9…

MarTech Interview with Gowthaman “G’man” Ragothaman, CEO at Aqilliz

"The digital marketing space has seen almost $120 billion in spending as of 2020, making this an extremely lucrative industry that is rife with opportunities. Yet, with over 8000 companies and over 40 different technologies, this space is also highly fragmented." Journey into Tech Hi G’man, tell us about your role and journey into Technology. What inspired you to take up the role at Aqilliz? In my last role at Mindshare and WPP, I was leading the entirety of the strategic initiatives of our specialist unit, focusing…

How Brands Can Scale Gracefully in a Global Crisis 

In today’s digital era, consumers hold very high standards when it comes to brand experiences. From premium websites and personalization to flexible services and fast response, brands must master all aspects of the consumer experience to retain loyal, long-term customers. Those that achieve this can drive revenues 5.7 times greater than their competitors who don’t, but how does this practice apply in the midst of a global crisis? Extraordinary events, such as the recent Coronavirus outbreak, dramatically change consumer…

Bitdefender Launches Digital Identity Protection to Safeguard the Most Valuable Online Asset: A Person’s Reputation

As the professional world moves increasingly online, Bitdefender, a leading global cybersecurity company protecting over 500 million systems worldwide, is pleased to announce the global launch of Bitdefender Digital Identity Protection, the service that lets freelancers, self-employed, consultants and even private individuals control their online reputation. Digital Identity Protection taps the award-winning security technology of Bitdefender, perfected over two decades of service in the fight against cybercrime, to let…

From Coronavirus to Cybersecurity: The Wisdoms of Dealing with Pandemics

In the span of a few months, the coronavirus has reached every country, every community, and every neighborhood. No nation is spared. The economy grinds to a halt. Millions have fallen sick. In the meantime, if you take a look at the 15 biggest cyberattacks in the 21st century, you’d notice a few things. First, no country is untouched. Second, it’s extremely disruptive to business operations. Third, millions have fallen victim to these attacks. We have been dealing with a different kind of outbreak for many years, that…

IRONSCALES Expands Threat Assessment Capabilities; Launches Email Security’s First Phishing Emulator

Security teams can automatically test current anti-phishing defenses against real and trending phishing attacks, in just minutes, with new self-service technology from IRONSCALES IRONSCALES, the pioneer of self-learning email security, today announced another industry’s first with Phishing Emulator. Available to both current and prospective customers, this fully automated solution enables security professionals to evaluate their organization’s email security defenses by relaunching real-world, unmodified phishing attacks…

OneSignal brings Enterprise-Grade Privacy & Security Advancements to World’s Most Popular Customer Engagement Platform

OneSignal, Inc., the leading global provider of push notifications and in-app messaging solutions, has announced it is now Privacy Shield Certified and has shipped new security features, including Two-Factor Authentication (2FA), to all its users. With nearly one million users and organizations relying on OneSignal's customer engagement platform, these newest security features illustrate OneSignal's overarching commitment to maintaining the trust and safety of its customers' privacy. "Ensuring our customers' privacy and…

Druva and FireEye Join Forces to Strengthen Enterprise Cyber Resiliency

Joint customers can now instantly monitor, analyze, detect and respond to insider threats Druva, Inc., the leader in Cloud Data Protection and Management, announced the launch of an API integration with FireEye extending visibility and control over endpoint backup data to monitor, analyze, detect and respond to data breaches from ransomware, data theft, and insider attacks. Joint customers of Druva and the FireEye Helix platform can now dramatically reduce incident response times, minimize downtime, and accelerate…

The Privacy Pendulum: How Millennial and Gen Z Perceptions of Search and Privacy are Changing

As digital natives and early adopters of the technologies that have shaped the 21st-century economy, Millennials and Generation Z are hardly tech skeptics. But amid high-profile data breaches and mounting scrutiny into how companies like Facebook and Google have harnessed users' data, young adults have grown more skeptical about data collection. These younger generations are increasingly distrustful that internet companies are responsible stewards of their most sensitive information, whether it’s being used to target users…

New Study: IT Pros Are More Worried About Corporate Security than Home Security

IT professionals are 3X more concerned about the security of company financials and intellectual property than their home security Data security is creating fear and trust issues for IT professionals, according to the third-annual Oracle and KPMG Cloud Threat Report 2020. The study of 750 cybersecurity and IT professionals across the globe found that a patchwork approach to data security, misconfigured services and confusion around new cloud security models has created a crisis of confidence that will only be fixed by…

MarTech Interview with Len Shneyder, VP of Industry Relations at Twilio SendGrid

"The idea that hackers are deploying sophisticated tools and cracking code like Neo stopping bullets is the stuff of Hollywood fiction." How have anti-phishing technologies evolved in the last 2-3 years? The biggest development in anti-phishing solutions is the standardization of DMARC and its enforcement capabilities. Domain-based Message Authentication, and Reporting, and Conformance is a policy that adds to SPF and DKIM and gives a receiving set of instructions on what they should do when an email they received…

Secret Double Octopus, a Global Leader in Passwordless Authentication, Raises $15 Million to Help Companies Eliminate Passwords and Secure…

Secret Double Octopus' revolutionary Passwordless Authentication solution eliminates password-related pains by remodeling employee authentication, delivering unprecedented enterprise security Secret Double Octopus the pioneer of Passwordless Enterprise Authentication, announced the closing of a $15 million Series B round to address the rapidly growing need for Passwordless Authentication and remote-access security in enterprise environments. The financing round included Sony Financial Ventures, KDDI, and Global Brain…

Identity Automation Releases Summer 2020 Update for RapidIdentity IAM Platform

Highlights Include Password Blacklist Screening, Scheduled Entitlements, & QR Code Branding Identity Automation announced the latest release to RapidIdentity, the most complete Identity and Access Management (IAM) platform on the market. New enhancements include password blacklist screening, scheduled entitlements, and FIPS compliance certification, among others. Marketing Technology News: RPA Leaders Kryon and Everest Group Meet Online to Discuss Automation in the New Normal "At Identity Automation, we put a…

Obsidian Launches Zoom Protection to Accelerate Secure Business Adoption of Video Communication

Obsidian Security, the cloud detection and response company, today announced protection for Zoom, enabling organizations to safely embrace the leading video communications service as a business-critical application. Using Obsidian, Zoom customers have enterprise-level monitoring, detection, and response capabilities from a security, compliance, and risk perspective. This is the latest addition to a set of rich integrations that Obsidian has built with SaaS-based collaboration products such as G Suite, Office 365, Salesforce,…

HighSide Voice & Video Launches; Delivering a Remote Work Platform Designed for Private, Secure, Compliant Collaboration

HighSide enables organizations to protect IP and PII while adhering to regulatory requirements from GDPR and ITAR to HIPAA and SEC High-integrity security and collaboration leader HighSide, launched HighSide Voice & Video to enable organizations to work remotely without trading-off privacy, security and compliance for high-availability and ease-of-use. HighSide is the unified communication platform of choice for elite government, military and private-sector organizations worldwide. Their platform is highly-secure…

50 Questions You Should Ask To Test Your Preparedness Against a Pandemic-induced Lockdown

If you are planning your pandemic preparedness plan against the backdrop of ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, here is a list of 50 questions that would help your cause. It’s aimed to benefit a CIO or a Chief Security Officer, in addition to enabling every CXO to strive to become a Chief Pandemic Officer in the organization. Questions 1-9: Remote Workforce Management Questions 10-15: Communications, and Access Control Questions 16-25: Customer Support Questions 26-35: IT Security and War Preparation Have you empowered…

ID Agent Adds Timely 3-in-1 Identity and Access Management Solution Passly to New Digital Risk Protection Platform

The flexible, comprehensive and cost-effective platform provides layered security to MSPs and multifunction IT teams at companies of all sizes  ID Agent, a Kaseya company and leading provider of Dark Web monitoring and security awareness training solutions, today added Passly™, a full-featured, integrated secure identity and access management solution, to its Digital Risk Protection (DRP) Platform. Passly combines single sign-on (SSO), multi-factor authentication (MFA) and password management into one flexible,…

Neustar Introduces Services Aimed at Fulfilling Stringent Consumer Privacy Compliance Standards

Neustar Identity Verification for CCPA, Neustar Identity Resolution for CCPA services support California legislation, extend protections broadly Neustar Inc., a global information services and technology company and leader in identity resolution, unveiled two new service solutions for entities seeking effective and efficient compliance with the California Consumer Privacy Act, which took effect January 1 this year. The Neustar Identity Verification for CCPA and Neustar Identity Resolution for CCPA services enable…

Onfido Secures $100 Million to Set New Identity Standard for Digital Access

Q1 Marked by Record Number of New Bookings, Continued Expansion of AI Technology Led by TPG Growth, new funds to service global demand for identity verification and authentication Onfido’s AI technology confirms a user’s real identity by checking if their photo ID is genuine and then matching it against their selfie video - helping combat rising fraud and enabling access to digital services New data from Onfido identifies surge in demand for financial services, online healthcare and verifying volunteers amid…