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Verica raises $12 million to scale continuous verification platform

Verica announced it has raised $12M in Series A funding led by Intel Capital, with participation from True Ventures and Mango Capital. The financing brings Verica’s total venture-backed funding to $17M. Verica’s platform uses a chaos engineering and continuous verification approach to simulate adverse conditions rather than waiting for those conditions to manifest in actual use. This proactive insight into complex systems allows companies to discover security and availability weaknesses in systems before they become … More

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Neustar Security Services appoints Colin Doherty as CEO

Neustar Security Services announced that it has appointed Colin Doherty as CEO, effective January 12. Mr. Doherty succeeds Brian McCann, who has transitioned out of the CEO role upon the successful completion of the Company’s separation from Neustar, Inc. Mr. Doherty is a highly accomplished professional with more than 25 years of industry experience, including serving as CEO of Arbor Networks from 2009 to 2014. He previously served as CEO at four other high-growth B2B … More

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Entrust completes Common Criteria evaluation of its Remote Qualified Signature Creation Device

Entrust announced that it has successfully completed Common Criteria evaluation of its Remote Qualified Signature Creation Device (QSCD), to build an eIDAS-compliant solution that combines nShield Hardware Security Modules (HSMs) and the Entrust Signature Activation Module (SAM). With publication of the final certification expected in March 2022, this solution provides a highly secure platform for the creation of qualified cloud signature and seal services. This enables Trust Service Providers (TSPs) the capability to provide eIDAS-compliant … More

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Cultivating a security-first mindset for software developers

There is a “great cyber security awakening” happening across companies. Right now, we need a fundamental new approach to development, so we are not constantly firefighting. Almost two years into the pandemic, organizations are recognizing that their teams may never be together in one place again. This has pushed a mass adoption of cloud services and SaaS applications to enable their distributed workforces. The pandemic has also fueled an increase in cybercrime, with criminals taking … More

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Trends that will shape the security industry in 2022

Entering 2022, the world continues to endure the pandemic. But the security industry has, no doubt, continued to shift, adapt, and develop in spite of things. Several trends have even accelerated. Beyond traditional “physical security,” a host of frontiers like AI, cloud computing, IoT, and cybersecurity are being rapidly pioneered by entities big and small in our industry. By all appearances, the security industry is in a stage of redefining itself. It is moving from … More

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Juniper Networks unveils AI-driven SD-WAN solution to help IT teams identify network issues

Juniper Networks announced that customers and partners can now fully deploy, configure and operate the company’s Session Smart Router (SSR) technology via the Mist cloud and AI engine. This represents a major step forward in the Juniper AI-driven enterprise across wired access, wireless access and SD-WAN domains. In addition, Juniper has expanded the already robust security capabilities of the Juniper SSR portfolio with enhanced IDS/IPS and URL filtering capabilities and made it easier to get … More

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Device Authority partners with Trusted Objects to provide a combined solution for IoT Edge devices

Device Authority and Trusted Objects announced their integration between TO-protect software root-of-trust (RoT) and KeyScaler IoT platform. Last year Trusted Objects joined the KeyScaler Ready program which enabled both teams to work closely together to provide a combined solution for IoT Edge devices. IoT security solutions must be adapted to manage connected device constraints, including limited computing capabilities, lower cost, power consumption and scalability. Trusted Objects’ TO-protect RoT is based on state-of-the-art technologies to protect … More

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Teneo collaborates with Exium to help IT teams in their transition to a SASE

Teneo announced a new partnership with Exium to assist lean enterprise IT teams in their transition to a Secure Access Service Edge (SASE). The partnership further strengthens Teneo’s capabilities across SASE, Cloud Networking, and Digital Experience Monitoring (DEM), and will help busy IT leaders with stretched resources to save time and transform faster. As organizations embrace Work From Anywhere and scale their remote and mobile users, IoT devices, branch offices and site locations, many are … More

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WorkJam partners with VMware to embrace BYO and COPE device initiatives

WorkJam announced its alliance with VMware, an innovator in enterprise software. The alliance will bring together WorkJam communication, task management, learning, and open shift management tools and VMware Workspace ONE Unified Endpoint Management (UEM) platform. As industry leaders continue to embrace bring-your-own (BYO) and corporate-owned and personally-enabled (COPE) device initiatives, this combination will give businesses the ability to deliver a more consistent and engaging digital employee experience, boost productivity, and reduce costs. Workspace ONE is … More

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TD SYNNEX collaborates with AWS to help businesses expand their customer base

TD SYNNEX Corporation announced a new strategic collaboration agreement (SCA) with Amazon Web Services (AWS). The SCA provides investment in resources to help small and medium-sized businesses and public sector organizations expand their digital business offerings by leveraging an enhanced range of AWS Cloud services. The agreement covers the North America, Latin America, and Caribbean regions, building off the momentum and success of a similar SCA that was executed in Europe in 2020. “Over the … More

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Toshiba appoints Andrew McDaniel as Managing Director and SVP of Europe

Toshiba announced the appointment of technology and business innovator Andrew McDaniel as managing director and senior vice president of Europe effective January 15, 2022. Based in Ireland, McDaniel will assume leadership of all European operations, reporting to Rance Poehler, global president and CEO, Toshiba Global Commerce Solutions. “Europe is a dynamic market at the forefront of retail innovation, and home to many of our customers and partners,” said Poehler. “With our commitment to retail growth … More

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AI to bring massive benefits, but also cause great concern

In this interview with Help Net Security, Matthew Rosenquist, CISO at Eclipz.io, explains the benefits as well as the disadvantages of AI, and the tremendous impact it could have on our society. Artificial intelligence is gaining momentum. What could be the benefits for enterprises? The applications for Artificial Intelligence are growing every day. AI is great at determining optimal paths and resource utilization as well as identifying objects or interpreting data such as voice recognition. … More