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PCI SSC unveils two new validation programs for software vendors and assessors

The PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) announced two new validation programs for use by payment software vendors to demonstrate that both their development practices and their payment software products address overall software security resiliency to protect payment data. Under the Secure Software Lifecycle (Secure SLC) and Secure Software Programs, Software Security Framework Assessors will evaluate vendors and their payment software products against the PCI Secure SLC and Secure Software Standards. PCI SSC will list … More

GreatHorn raises $13 million for cloud-hosted email security software

GreatHorn, provider of the only email security platform that protects organizations before, during, and after an email attack, announced it has closed a $13 million funding round co-led by RRE Ventures and .406 Ventures, with participation from existing investors including Techstars Ventures, V1.VC and Uncork Capital. On the heels of its third consecutive year of triple-digit revenue growth and rapid expansion into the enterprise market, GreatHorn plans to continue to build upon its position as … More

Edgeworx new Eclipse ioFog software release makes any Kubernetes distribution edge-aware

Edgeworx announced a new Eclipse ioFog software release that makes any Kubernetes distribution edge-aware, allowing customers to create a true cloud-to-edge continuum and deploy applications and microservices from the cloud to any edge device. With a one-line install, ioFog Engine can be installed onto any piece of edge hardware that runs Linux, allowing developers to simply and securely deploy, manage, and orchestrate applications and microservices. “Eclipse ioFog is a proven platform at the edge. With … More

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Dell fixes high-risk vulnerability in pre-installed SupportAssist software

Dell pushed out fixes for a high-risk vulnerability in its pre-installed SupportAssist software and urges users who don’t have auto updating enabled to upgrade the software manually. About the vulnerability (CVE-2019-12280) Dell SupportAssist software, which comes pre-installed on most Dell laptops and computers running Windows, has administrator-level access to the operating system (via a signed driver) because it must be able to identify issues, run diagnostics, driver-update scans, and install drivers. In May, researcher Bill … More

WekaIO updates its software platform security for mixed enterprise workloads

WekaIO, the leader in high-performance, scalable file storage for data intensive applications, announced updates to its software platform with advanced security functionality for multi-use enterprise high performance computing (HPC). WekaIO has built the industry’s first flash-native parallel file system that delivers unmatched performance to the most demanding applications, scaling to exabytes of data in a single namespace. Multitenancy allows enterprises to drive business profits by leveraging data across many different applications and groups and accelerating … More

Cohesity’s software-defined data management platform now supports AWS GovCloud

Cohesity announced that its software-defined data management platform now supports AWS GovCloud (US), providing government agencies with a unique and modern approach to back up, manage, and gain insights from their data across hybrid cloud environments. Through this integration, Cohesity is providing a comprehensive solution that offers AWS customers broad data management capabilities for secured government clouds that include backup and recovery, long-term retention, analytics, and protection of Amazon EC2 compute infrastructure, all on a … More

CloudBees acquires Rollout, providing software for developers and product teams

CloudBees, the enterprise DevOps leader powering the continuous economy, announced the acquisition of Rollout, a secure feature management company providing software specifically targeted for developers and product teams. The deal further strengthens CloudBees’ leadership in the continuous integration/continuous delivery (CI/CD) market, giving customers the ability to deliver new features safely, securely and quickly into production. The benefit of continuous software delivery is clear for high-performing software developers and teams who want to separate code deployments … More

VMS Software launches OpenVMS First Boot on x86 architecture

VMS Software (VSI) is pleased to announce OpenVMS First Boot on the x86 architecture. This important achievement is a major step towards giving OpenVMS users the ability to operate on modern x86 hardware or in the Cloud. “It has been a long journey to get here and we will now be moving rapidly to the V9.0 Early Developer Kit and then to full system operation said Clair Grant, VSI’s CTO. Grant continued, “There is still … More

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Microsoft updates break AV software, again!

Microsoft’s May 2019 security fixes have again disrupted the normal functioning of some endpoint security products on certain Windows versions. Current problems “We have had a few customers reporting that following on from the Microsoft Windows 14th May patches they are experiencing a hang on boot where the machines appear to get stuck on ‘Configuring 30%’,” UK-based Sophos explained. “We have currently only identified the issue on a few customers running Windows 7 and Windows … More

QuintessenceLabs to extend support for RSA Data Protection Manager software customers

QuintessenceLabs has announced a partnership to allow customers of RSA Data Protection Manager software (DPM) to receive extended support beyond the RSA DPM End-Of-Life date of September 30, 2019. As part of this agreement, QuintessenceLabs will provide the same level of enterprise-class support, Service Level Objectives and product quality as RSA provided. RSA DPM customers can renew their DPM maintenance contract directly with QuintessenceLabs to benefit from long-term DPM support. QuintessenceLabs is also providing a … More

Thirdwayv’s AppAuth software provides layers of security to mission-critical IoT apps

Thirdwayv, a leading provider of end-to-end connectivity and security solutions for IoT applications, announced it has added AppAuth software to its growing suite of patented products that provide essential layers of security-by-design protection in a wide variety of mission-critical commercial and enterprise Internet of Things (IoT) applications. Consisting of three software modules that bring trust to a system’s IoT devices, smartphone apps and cloud, AppAuth works seamlessly with Thirdwayv’s SecureConnectivity platform that is already being … More

SwiftStack’s new software appliance provides simple provisioning of hybrid cloud storage

SwiftStack, the leader in multi-cloud data storage and management, announced the new SwiftStack Software Appliance, featuring 1click Application Profiles that simplify the provisioning, tuning, and ongoing management of storage for leading data-driven enterprise applications. SwiftStack’s first generally available 1click Application Profile is for Splunk Enterprise with SmartStore, Splunk’s optimized data architecture that reduces infrastructure costs and operational complexity. The SwiftStack Software Appliance automates the installation, configuration, and maintenance of all software components on the storage … More