New infosec products of the week: November 10, 2017
Login to Office 365 with your face
Nexus Group is the first authentication app supplier to show off logging in with iPhone X Face ID to digital resources on a computer. The new feature in Nexus Personal Mobile lets users log in via facial recognition to all digital resources that are made available to them by, for example, their employer, school or bank. The new feature is already live and included in the version of Personal Mobile that is available for download on the App Store.
Actionable intelligence for meeting data challenges
Coolfire Solutions’ Ronin Platform sits on top of existing systems and infrastructures to help transform data into actionable intelligence and facilitate improved decision-making. The Ronin Platform can access information from multiple disparate systems and present it to users anywhere. That data can then help users take immediate action – a priority sales order can become a rush delivery, a sensor alert can become a security response in real-time, a work crew can be found and dispatched to handle a power outage.
WatchGuard’s new tabletop UTM appliances deliver speed and security
WatchGuard announced hardware upgrades for the Firebox T Series of unified threat management (UTM) appliances. The throughput improvements and added features in WatchGuard’s new T15, T35 and T55 tabletop appliances allow users at small offices, home offices and distributed enterprises to experience blazing-fast internet speeds, and the most advanced enterprise-grade security protections and controls.
Expel delivers antidote for failed managed security relationships
The combination of the Expel Workbench and Expel analysts monitoring your environment 24×7 provide managed security that finds attackers and gives you the answers you need to kick them out and keep them out. When Expel analysts decide something is suspicious and requires further investigation, you know immediately. And you’re able to watch that investigation as it progresses. You can see evidence as we collect it as well as our analysts’ findings for each piece of evidence.
Ixia SaaS solution models data breaches and threat vectors
BreakingPoint Cloud helps organizations optimize their security processes and procedures to “detect, react and improve”, with realistic reach and attack simulation that enables customers to take a proactive approach to data and application security, enhance the skillset of security personnel, and streamline processes for improved efficiency. The platform is built to go beyond simulating non-volumetric attacks, enabling customers to validate DDoS mitigation solutions as well.