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SailPoint And Proofpoint Team Up To Fight Security Threats Facing Today’s Digital Workforce

With more than 90% of today’s threats starting with a seemingly innocuous email, SailPoint Technologies Holdings, Inc., the leader in identity management, and Proofpoint, Inc., a leading cybersecurity and compliance company, have partnered to protect people’s data and inbox. As part of this partnership, joint customers can now further safeguard high-risk users by identifying and applying appropriate levels of access to critical systems and data. Secure access to sensitive applications and data is under threat now more than…

Infringement of Privacy Rights in the Digital Age

Privacy in the digital age is a hot topic at the moment. After a honeymoon period, people are starting to realize how much of their data is stored digitally, and what the consequences can be. If you’re active online, chances are your full name, identification number, addresses, phone number, credit card details, etc. are stored online somewhere. On top of an invasion of privacy, if someone accesses this data, it can leave you vulnerable to further attacks. Your finances, relationships, and even your future can be at…

The Rise of Zero Trust Security: How Machine Learning Is Making an Impact

For many organizations, Cloud Computing and the use of Cloud applications is the new norm. Employees are accessing their email and files while on the road—using both personal and business devices—because the Cloud makes data available from anywhere there is an internet connection. At the same time, organizations are falling victim to high-profile data breaches, exposing employee and customer personally identifiable information (PII) and payment card industry (PCI) data. This data is now being used by hackers in account…

Gone Phishing? Hackers Don’t Take Time off for Summer

With the summer months in full swing, people are taking time off to travel and relax. However, don't let your guard down against a number of common phishing scams that will look to lure unsuspecting victims. While folks around the world continue to take time away from work and school, hackers remain in session full time. In fact, they take advantage of our vulnerabilities, leisure plans and the fact that we spend more time on-the-go, forging specific messages and techniques to target us when we least expect it. The…

W3C and FIDO Alliance Finalize Web Standard for Secure, Passwordless Logins

Major Browsers and Platforms Have Built-In Support for New Web Standard for Easy and Secure Logins via Biometrics, Mobile Devices and FIDO Security Keys The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) and the FIDO Alliance announced the Web Authentication (WebAuthn) specification is now an official web standard. This advancement is a major step forward in making the web more secure— and usable—for users around the world. W3C’s WebAuthn Recommendation, a core component of the FIDO Alliance’s FIDO2 set of specifications, is a…

Musubu Releases WordPress Plugin to Automatically Block High Cyber Risk Visitors From Websites

Users of Musubu's Plugin Can Take Advantage of Proprietary Algorithms That Score Top Threats Around the Clock to Lower Their Risk Musubu, a leading provider of IP address and network data APIs and applications for cybersecurity professionals and businesses large and small, announced today the general availability of its IP Threat Blocker Plugin for WordPress. The plugin is designed to let website owners and web development firms automatically protect their sites and the sites of their clients from the ever-growing…

Seth Blank Appointed Co-Chair of Key Messaging Group’s Collaboration Committee

Valimail's Director of Industry, Seth Blank, Initiatives Brings Years of Experience and Dedication to Collaborative Solutions to Industry Group Valimail, the world's only provider of fully automated email authentication, announced that the company's director of industry initiatives, Seth Blank, has been named co-chair of the M3AAWG Collaboration Committee. M3AAWG is the Messaging, Malware and Mobile Anti-Abuse Working Group, a technology-neutral, non-political working body founded in 2004 to focus on operational issues…