Karamba Security signs agreements for securing 1 million connected devices

Karamba Security, a world-leading provider of embedded cybersecurity for connected devices, announced an industry milestone – signed agreements for securing 1 million connected devices. Karamba’s product suite, on display during this week’s CES 2020, seamlessly protects connected devices against cyber hacks and provides embedded security for the device lifecycle. “We are excited to reach a significant market traction milestone of 1M protected devices,” said Ami Dotan, Karamba Security CEO and Co-founder. “We are honored to … More

Bidpath selects the ZeroNorth platform to strengthen its software security program

ZeroNorth, the industry’s first provider of risk-based vulnerability orchestration for applications and infrastructure, announced that the leading global auction software company, Bidpath, selected the ZeroNorth platform to strengthen its software security program. By orchestrating multiple software scanning tools through the ZeroNorth platform, Bidpath gains a consolidated view of risk that enables it to prioritize vulnerabilities, ensure remediation and demonstrate security assurance for customers and regulators. Software security is critically important to Bidpath and its customers, … More

BlackBerry leverages ANSYS’ solutions for autonomous systems development

BlackBerry and ANSYS are joining forces to support BlackBerry QNX’s industry-leading real-time operating system (RTOS) for connected and autonomous vehicles. As part of ANSYS’ ongoing commitment to fostering an open ecosystem that supports RTOS leaders across industries, the collaboration will empower automotive manufacturers to increase safety and reliability, reduce development cost and shorten time-to-market for next-generation automobiles and autonomous systems. BlackBerry QNX and ANSYS are enabling OEMs to minimize risk by combining ANSYS SCADE’s embedded … More

Accenture agrees to acquire Symantec’s Cyber Security Services business from Broadcom

Accenture has agreed to acquire Symantec’s Cyber Security Services business from Broadcom. Financial terms were not disclosed. The acquisition will make Accenture Security one of the leading providers of managed security services, further enhancing its ability to help companies rapidly anticipate, detect and respond to cyber threats. Symantec’s portfolio of Cyber Security Services includes global threat monitoring and analysis through a network of security operation centers, real-time adversary and industry-specific threat intelligence and incident response … More

Rockwell Automation to acquire Avnet to deliver IT/OT cybersecurity services globally

Rockwell Automation announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire privately held Avnet Data Security, an Israeli-based cybersecurity provider with over 20 years of experience providing cybersecurity services. Avnet offers a full set of IT/OT cyber services and solutions ranging from assessments, penetration testing, network & security solutions, and training to converged IT/OT managed services. “Avnet’s combination of service delivery, training, research, and managed services will enable us to service a much larger set … More

Pedro Vidal joins AttackIQ’s executive team as vice president of North America sales

AttackIQ, the leading independent vendor of breach and attack simulation solutions, announced Pedro Vidal has joined the company’s executive team as vice president of North America sales. “Pedro is a proven force in the sales industry for security, making him a valuable addition to our growing executive team,” said Carl Wright, chief commercial officer of AttackIQ. “He is a well-rounded executive, with 20 years of experience building business partnerships, developing sales teams and leading go-to-market … More

DXC Technology appoints Carla Christofferson as chief risk officer

DXC Technology announced that Carla Christofferson has been appointed chief risk officer to lead the company’s risk and security efforts. Christofferson will report to Mike Salvino, DXC’s president and chief executive officer, as a key advisor on embedded and emerging risks. “The management of enterprise risk is a critical function for global companies today,” Salvino said. “We are fortunate to have someone with Carla’s experience and judgement join the DXC team.” In her role, Christofferson … More

Cloudflare for Teams: Protecting corporations without sacrificing performance

Cloudflare, the security, performance, and reliability company helping to build a better Internet, announced that it has launched Cloudflare for Teams, a set of solutions that will secure corporations and their employees globally, without sacrificing performance. Cloudflare for Teams is centered around two core products: Cloudflare Access and Cloudflare Gateway. Cloudflare Access Cloudflare Access is a Zero Trust identity and access management solution that secures, authenticates, and monitors user access to ensure that employees and … More

Tapplock introduces new enterprise fingerprint scanning padlock accessories

Padlocks are commonly used in businesses to secure assets, but assigning keys, managing user permissions and tracking access history is time-consuming, inefficient and often times impractical. Tapplock, creator of the world’s first smart fingerprint padlock, is introducing new accessories for its enterprise platform. The Tapplock box 2.0 connects through Bluetooth and is used for fingerprint enrollment for its Tapplock enterprise software. The company will also be debuting a charging dock as well as the option … More

Wind River provides software support for the latest NXP S32G processors

Wind River, a leader in delivering software for the intelligent edge, announced software support for the latest NXP S32G processors. The new processors combine hardware security; ASIL D safety; high-performance processing; and network acceleration for service-oriented gateways, domain controllers, and safety coprocessors. VxWorks® and Wind River Helix Virtualization Platform board support packages (BSPs) are available for the new NXP S32G vehicle network processors. With the addition of these BSPs, Wind River continues its commitment to … More

Inseego launches new second-generation 5G devices

Inseego, a pioneer of 5G products and intelligent IoT device-to-cloud solutions, is extending its industry leadership with a full lineup of new second-generation 5G devices that leverage the new Qualcomm Snapdragon X55 5G modem. Inseego 5G products will also power live demonstrations at CES, including connected cars, augmented reality (AR) and other experiences, and senior executives will share their expert perspectives during CES industry panel discussions. “After paving the way with our first generation of … More

BitDam ATP protects LSH Auto UK from malicious and phishing email

BitDam, provider of cybersecurity solutions that protect enterprise communications from advanced threats hidden in files and links, announced that its BitDam Advanced Threat Protection (ATP) solution is now installed at LSH Auto UK Ltd, part of the world’s largest Mercedes-Benz Dealer Group, in an effort to cost-effectively enhance the company’s email security posture. LSH engaged with PCM, a division of Insight, to improve its layered cyber security defences as it faced increased cyber threats. PCM … More