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Cybercriminals are using bots to deploy DDoS attacks on gambling sites

Imperva releases data showing that 25% of all gambling sites were hit with DDoS attacks executed by botnets in June. As the Wimbledon tennis tournament began at the end of June, DDoS attacks increased and impacted 10% of gambling sites. This continues a damaging pattern for the industry with 40% of gambling sites suffering attacks in the last 12 months, 80% of whom were hit multiple times. Overall, the number of application layer DDoS attacks … More

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Absolute boosts Secure Endpoint portfolio with resilience and intelligence capabilities

Absolute Software has enhanced its Secure Endpoint portfolio, re-enforcing the company’s commitment to empowering customers to strengthen resiliency in today’s work-from-anywhere world. These include end user messaging enhancements, an expanded catalog of resilient applications, and access to deeper insights needed to optimize existing Web application investments. As cyber threats continue to escalate, some experts predict that organizations will face a new ransomware attack every two seconds by 2031. Additional data reveals that 97% of surveyed … More

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Cloudera CDP One accelerates data science programs with built-in enterprise security and ML

Cloudera has launched Cloudera Data Platform (CDP) One, a data lakehouse software as a service (SaaS) offering that enables self-service analytics and exploratory data science on any type of data. CDP One has built-in enterprise security and machine learning (ML) that requires zero cloud, security or monitoring operations staff for lower TCO and reduced risk. Designed to make both data practitioners and expert developers more productive, companies can now achieve faster time to business insight … More

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Opsera unveils SaaS DevOps capabilities to improve agility and security posture for enterprises

Opsera has unveiled its enterprise-wide SaaS DevOps capabilities to manage and modernize software releases. It also announced a new study commissioned from Vernon Keenan, senior industry analyst at The research affirms the need for a single, enterprise-wide SaaS DevOps platform with annual SaaS spending reported as $125 billion in 2021. For delivery of all SaaS apps enterprises need (i.e. Salesforce, Snowflake, Apigee, Adobe Experience Manager, Boomi, SAP, Informatica, Snaplogic etc.), Opsera takes the brute … More


Apricorn Aegis Secure Key 3 addresses constantly evolving security threats

Apricorn released the USB 3.2 Gen 1 Aegis Secure Key 3 2TB encrypted flash key. Designed for organisations that need large amounts of encrypted storage with a minimal footprint, the new 2TB Aegis Secure Key 3 is the hardware-encrypted flash key of this size, marking a time-honoured tradition of innovation from Apricorn. Currently, the Aegis Secure Key 3 has eight capacity options ranging from 16GB to 2TB, pricing from $129.00 – $999.00 U.S. The Aegis … More


CircleCI Visual Configuration Editor allows teams to visualize and streamline complex workflows

CircleCI has unveiled the CircleCI Visual Configuration Editor, an all-in-one open source project for configuration editing, including creating component definitions and usages. CircleCI’s open source Visual Configuration Editor is a drag-and-drop node based graphical editor giving teams the ability to create configuration from scratch, easily upload and edit existing config.yaml files, and visualize and streamline large, complex workflows. Developers and teams face a lot of challenges and wasted time when trying to create a mental … More


SynSaber raises $13 million to improve industrial asset and network monitoring solution

SynSaber has raised $13 million in Series A funding. SYN Ventures led the round with participation from additional investors, including Rally Ventures and Cyber Mentor Fund. SynSaber, founded by industry veterans Ron Fabela and Jori VanAntwerp in 2021, released the 1.0 version of their OT visibility and detection solution in February 2022. The software allows critical infrastructure asset owners and operators to send OT edge data to empower their SIEM, SOAR, or MSSP. The company … More

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NetSPI Partner Program delivers offensive security services for organizations

NetSPI has launched the NetSPI Partner Program which empowers its global channel and technology partners to deliver offensive security services during a time when it’s needed most. Partners within the program can offer end users NetSPI’s vulnerability management technologies and human-delivered offensive security services, allowing both the partner and NetSPI to expand product and service offerings, further develop customer relationships, and enter new markets. Additionally, last month NetSPI joined the AWS Marketplace, simplifying the procurement … More


IoT: The huge cybersecurity blind spot that’s costing millions

In many ways, IoT has made our lives easier. We are technologically connected in ways we never thought possible. But organizations need to be aware of the cybersecurity blind spots generated by the prevalence of IoT technology, because connected devices are opening virtual doors into organizations’ networks. The enterprise IoT cybersecurity blind spots According to Forrester, over 60% of enterprise cyberattacks originate from the trust organizations place in their partner or vendor, and vulnerable devices … More

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How government CISOs tackle digital transformation initiatives

In this interview for Help Net Security, Dan Tucker, Senior VP at Booz Allen, and leader of the firm’s cloud and data engineering solutions for citizen services, talks about government digital transformation efforts, security challenges, and offers tips for CISOs. What are the most significant security challenges governments face when going through digital transformation? With respect to security, one of the most prevalent challenges for federal government agencies is striking the right balance between the … More

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The factors driving today’s accelerated zero trust adoption

Zero trust has quickly progressed from a buzzword to a critical business imperative, Okta’s 2022 State of Zero Trust Security Report has found. Today, 97% of businesses say that they have a zero trust initiative in place or will have one in the next 12-18 months, rising from 16% in 2018 – a more than 500% increase in the past four years. EMEA businesses are dragging their feet on zero trust strategy – but budgets … More

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Transmit Security expands CIAM capabilities to improve fraud detection and identity verification for users

Transmit Security has released new capabilities of its customer identity and access management (CIAM) platform, along with key milestones and customer and revenue growth for the first half of 2022. The company also rebranded its identity products, reflecting the shift to a developer-friendly approach to delivering secure identity services as APIs. “From our founding, we have delivered identity orchestration, multifactor and passwordless authentication and other capabilities for the most risk-aware companies,” said Mickey Boodaei, co-founder … More