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New infosec products of the week: October 14, 2022

Here’s a look at the most interesting products from the past week, featuring releases from ABBYY, Digi International, Portnox, Stytch, and Thales. Digi SAFE: Connectivity solution for public safety and transportation agencies The Digi SAFE connectivity solution is purpose-built, secure, and suited for widespread deployment by emergency services organizations of all sizes and budgets. At its core, Digi SAFE features Digi Remote Manager as the command center of an intelligent public-safety network that enables IT … More

Software

Zayo unveils Edge Network Solutions to support enterprises in the cloud

Zayo launched its Edge Network Solutions portfolio to help enterprises enhance the user journey from end user to cloud, enabling better network performance, security and reliability. “Multi-cloud network demand is the basis of Zayo’s Edge Network Solutions,” said Frank Cittadino, SVP of Edge Services at Zayo. “As industries continue to digitally transform, expand hybrid and remote work environments, and adopt emerging technologies, they need an agile and borderless network that fuels around-the-clock operations. Zayo has … More

Money

IBM Ventures invests in Cyolo to modernize authentication for digital businesses

Together IBM Ventures and Cyolo plan to collaborate and help modernize authentication for digital businesses. In today’s digital environment, organizations need to evolve their access and connectivity security to protect today’s distributed work environments. With 84% of organizations having experienced identity-based cyber-attacks, it’s no longer safe to grant employees universal access to an entire network. Instead, access and connectivity should be granted on an individual basis and mapped to specific assets and data. In addition … More

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Portnox introduces IoT fingerprinting and profiling solution to address rising IoT security threats

Portnox released a cloud-native IoT security solution to help mid-market and enterprise businesses address rising Internet of Things (IoT) security threats. Now available via the Portnox Cloud, Portnox’s new IoT fingerprinting and profiling capabilities empower organizations to identify, authenticate, authorize, and segment IoT devices across their network to ensure an effective zero trust security posture. “No organization is immune to the inherent and increasing number of security risks IoT devices pose as they are more … More

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Venafi Control Plane for Machine Identities enables users to reduce security risk

Venafi unveiled the Venafi Control Plane for Machine Identities, unifying machine identity management across all identity types: in data centers, cloud, hybrid environments and at the edge. The Venafi Control Plane enables customers to accelerate digital transformation, increase development speed, reduce security risk and eliminate business disruptions. “Venafi partners with the largest, most complex organizations in the world, and our solutions secure the vast majority of the digital infrastructure that runs our modern world,” said … More

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Appgate partners with Illumio to reduce risk across hybrid infrastructure

Appgate and Illumio have announced the integrated Zero Trust Network Access (ZTNA) and Zero Trust Segmentation (ZTS) solution that protects network connectivity and stops breaches from spreading across hybrid infrastructures and applications to make organizations more resilient to cyberattacks. The new solution integrates Appgate SDP with Illumio Core, allowing enterprises to create Zero Trust access policies that adapt in real-time to changes in the application environment. As workloads change within Illumio, Appgate SDP automatically detects … More

Appointments

Andrew Rubin joins Armorblox Board of Directors

Armorblox announced the appointment of Andrew Rubin to its board of directors. Rubin, who currently serves as the Chief Executive Officer of Illumio, joins Armorblox in its efforts to protect organizations against email-based, sophisticated and targeted cyberthreats. “Andrew is a visionary who co-founded and built Illumio into one of the world’s most innovative and enduring cybersecurity companies,” said DJ Sampath, Co-founder and CEO of Armorblox. “Andrew’s operational experience in scaling and building a category defining … More

week in review

Week in review: 7 cybersecurity audiobooks to read, Patch Tuesday forecast

Here’s an overview of some of last week’s most interesting news, articles, interviews and videos: MS Exchange zero-days: The calm before the storm? CVE-2022-41040 and CVE-2022-41082, the two exploited MS Exchange zero-days that still have no official fix, have been added to CISA’s Known Exploited Vulnerabilities (KEV) Catalog. October 2022 Patch Tuesday forecast: Looking for treats, not more tricks We’ve entered the final quarter of 2022 with a favorite holiday for many – Halloween, at … More

USA

What $1B in cybersecurity funding can mean for US state, local governments

How do you best spend a cybersecurity budget you have long been hoping you’d get? That’s the question state, local, and territorial (SLT) governments are starting to ask themselves in the wake of a major September announcement from the Department of Homeland Security. DHS will be doling out $1 billion in funding over the next four years as part of a first-of-its-kind cybersecurity grant program specifically aimed at SLT governments. The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security … More

social engineering

3 ways enterprises can mitigate social engineering risks

In this Help Net Security video, Alon Levin, VP of Product Management at Seraphic Security, explains what social engineering is, and how prevalent it is. He offers insight into the three ways enterprises can mitigate the risks of social engineering. Personnel education and training. Users should always be on high alert for shortened and error-filled URLs, unsecured HTTP sites, webpages with broken images and links, and suspicious emails from colleagues asking for sensitive information such … More

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HashiCorp HCP Boundary helps organizations struggling with security as they transition to the cloud

HashiCorp released HashiCorp Cloud Platform (HCP) Boundary, a secure remote access product. With this release, Boundary joins HCP Vault and HCP Consul to provide a zero trust security solution to secure applications, networks, and people built for the cloud. As organizations move to the cloud and adopt cloud operating models, they require a different approach to security — commonly referred to as zero trust security — where the default security posture is to trust nothing, … More

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ManageEngine ADSelfService Plus adds MFA for UAC to secure privileged accounts

ManageEngine, the enterprise IT management division of Zoho Corporation, announced that ADSelfService Plus has released MFA for Windows User Account Control (UAC) prompts that require credentials for added security. This feature is available as part of the product’s Endpoint MFA add-on. A recent report published by Verizon states that up to 40% of data breaches are the result of stolen credentials. MFA remains one of the top-runners for mitigating credential theft. When implementing MFA to … More