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Versa Networks raises $120 million to accelerate SASE product innovations

Versa Networks secured additional financing of $120M in pre-IPO round led by BlackRock to capitalize on rapidly growing SASE market. Silicon Valley Bank (SVB) also participated in the funding. This new round of funding will enable Versa to expand go-to-market strategies and accelerate on its SASE innovations to further cement its leadership position in the SASE market, while setting Versa on its planned IPO path. “As the leader in SASE, the fastest growing security and … More

Camellia Chan

Your CCTV devices can be hacked and weaponized

In this interview for Help Net Security, Camellia Chan, CEO at Flexxon, talks about the dangers of closed-circuit television (CCTV) hacks and what users can do to protect themselves. More and more homes are being equipped with CCTV. While it can be very useful, it also poses numerous threats. What are the most common ones users can face? Video cameras, or CCTV, are becoming a more and more widespread feature of life. In fact, smart … More

Software

SUSE Edge 2.0 empowers customers to scale edge operations

SUSE has added new advancements that will empower customers to accelerate and scale edge infrastructures as well as transform edge operations. In conjunction with the new advancements for Rancher, SUSE Linux Enterprise (SLE) Micro and SUSE NeuVector, SUSE’s Edge solution brings a secure, integrated and scalable platform that simplifies, centralizes and automates Kubernetes and Linux OS lifecycle management across distributed edge locations. “Combining the industry’s most widely adopted certified lightweight Kubernetes distro and our industry … More

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Ivanti Neurons platform updates strengthen security and risk management

Ivanti has released additional capabilities for the Ivanti Neurons platform to help protect the user experience, productivity, and organizational assets. With this release, Ivanti continues to deliver on its mission to enable and secure Everywhere Work by combining Enterprise Service Management, Unified Endpoint Management (UEM) and cybersecurity to empower IT teams with a 360-degree view of their entire IT estate – providing visibility, context, and enabling IT teams to resolve issues automatically. Ivanti Neurons is … More

Yossi Appleboum

Asset risk management: Getting the basics right

In this interview with Help Net Security, Yossi Appleboum, CEO at Sepio, talks about asset risk management challenges for different industries and where it’s heading. Cyberattacks show no signs of slowing down. What do organizations need to do to boost their asset risk management? They need to understand what’s in their environment. You can’t do anything to manage risk if you don’t know what assets you have and their associated risk posture. Increased spending on … More

Cisco

Vulnerabilities in Cisco Identity Services Engine require your attention (CVE-2022-20822, CVE-2022-20959)

Cisco has published a heads-up for admins of Cisco Identity Services Engine solutions, about two vulnerabilities (CVE-2022-20822, CVE-2022-20959) that could be exploited to read and delete files on an affected device, and to execute arbitrary script or access sensitive information. “The Cisco PSIRT is aware that proof-of-concept exploit code for the vulnerability that is described in this advisory will become available after software fixes are released. Public reports of the vulnerability, including a description and … More

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RSA Mobile Lock detects critical threats on mobile devices

RSA introduced RSA Mobile Lock, a new defense in the war for mobile security and an immediate resolution for one of the weakest points in every organization’s security stance: their users. RSA Mobile Lock detects critical threats on mobile devices and can restrict users from authenticating into secured corporate systems, preventing a threat from expanding beyond one compromised device to other users, data, and systems. Mobile security isn’t a technology problem: it’s a people problem. … More

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Votiro integrates with Box to prevent new and unknown threats before they enter the network

Votiro has unveiled its integration with Box’s Content Cloud to prevent ransomware and other evasive file-borne threats from entering users’ content collaboration applications and environments. Users can seamlessly connect Votiro Cloud to Box to provide an essential layer of security needed to prevent new and unknown threats by sanitizing content before adding it in Box. Digital content collaboration capabilities have been paramount in the new hybrid work environment, where bad actors are targeting content and … More

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Open banking API security: Best practices to ensure a safe journey

More than 9 in 10 financial sectors accept that open banking is vital to their organization. The demand for fast, hassle-free, and personalized banking and financial services among customers is driving the rapid adoption of open banking. However, nearly 50% of banking customers fear the security of open banking. For open banking to function, APIs are critical as they help create connectivity between different stakeholders for the transfer of financial data. Banks and financial institutions … More

Appointments

Zentera Systems names Chase Cunningham to its Advisory Board

Zentera Systems has unveiled that its board of directors has named Dr. Chase Cunningham to its advisory board. Cunningham brings to Zentera significant practical experience in cyber security, and in particular the implementation and operational aspects of zero trust security. “The industry is undergoing a paradigm shift to replace legacy network security with zero trust,” said Jaushin Lee, president and CEO of Zentera. “When it comes to zero trust, the list of individuals who have … More

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CISOs, rejoice! Security spending is increasing

Three factors influencing growth in security spending are the increase in remote and hybrid work, the transition from virtual private networks (VPNs) to zero trust network access (ZTNA) and the shift to cloud-based delivery models, according to Gartner. “The pandemic accelerated hybrid work and the shift to the cloud, challenging the CISO to secure an increasingly distributed enterprise,” said Ruggero Contu, Senior Director Analyst at Gartner. “The modern CISO needs to focus on an expanding … More

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Zscaler unveils data protection innovations to help organizations mitigate security risks

Zscaler announced new data protection innovations that build upon a rich heritage of securing data across all cloud apps for data in motion, data at rest, and BYOD assets with accuracy and scale. The new advancements accelerate data protection programs from months to hours with zero configuration for data loss prevention (DLP). This mitigates security risks by unifying data protection across all channels, simplifying operations by automating workflows. In today’s highly-mobile and cloud-centric world, data … More