Tripwire for DevOps offers security configuration assessment of containers

Tripwire unveiled that Tripwire for DevOps now offers security configuration assessment. Made generally available earlier this year as a software-as-a-service (SaaS) solution, Tripwire for DevOps now gives a view of security and compliance risk within DevOps application infrastructure by adding configuration assessment capabilities to the existing vulnerability management capabilities. “The fundamentals of vulnerability and configuration management should be applied to DevOps application infrastructure just as they should be implemented in the rest of the organization,” … More

GrowPath simplifies authentication while enhancing cyber security

For the more than 2 billion smartphones currently in use around the world, a very obvious security flaw – password vulnerability – is leaving owners’ personal information and the data of their employers at risk. GrowPath has developed and now patented a personalized solution that utilizes an owners’ personal photos as the second step in a two-factor authentication process on mobile devices. “U2F keys represent the current peak of cybersecurity; however, one usually requires a … More

CertainSafe enhances its Digital Safety Deposit Box

CertainSafe has introduced new features for its Digital Safety Deposit Box. Created to protect files of small and medium enterprises, CertainSafe’s digital vault is the balance of security and convenience at an affordable price point. The Digital Safety Deposit Box allows business teams and their customers to store and share any type of private data including documents, images, videos, audio files and much more. CertainSafe’s digital vault is based on the same patented core technology, … More

Western Digital expands surveillance storage and analytics portfolio

Western Digital expanded its portfolio of data storage devices purpose-built for the surveillance market, introducing three new offerings: the industrial-grade 3D NAND UFS embedded flash drive (EFD) for surveillance; an expanded WD Purple microSD card series to support up to 256GB capacity; and Western Digital Device Analytics, the new device analytics technology enabling OEMs and system integrators to manage their storage subsystems and maintain optimal operation. The new devices and tools address the data demands … More

vXchnge and Megaport augment cloud connectivity options for data center customers

Megaport empowers vXchnge to deliver – elastic interconnection and direct cloud connectivity services, enabled by Software Defined Networking (SDN), in eight vXchnge data centers in strategic growth markets. “Increasingly, our customers want to deploy hybrid cloud solutions, so by incorporating Megaport’s elastic interconnection in our data centers, our customers gain choices, speed and flexibility with a secure connection to over 300 service providers,” said Ernest Sampera, CMO of vXchnge. “This enables them to choose vXchnge … More

Blackpoint Cyber launches MDR service offering

Blackpoint Cyber launches its Managed Detection and Response (MDR) service offering. It leverages its next-generation security operations and incident response platform SNAP-Defense in addition to its newly completed Security Operations Center (SOC) based in Ellicott City, MD. Traditional outsourced SIEM-as-a-service and basic endpoint protection check compliance boxes but do not provide the protection companies need to operate in the current cyber threat environment. Blackpoint’s decision to launch an MDR service was based on customer and … More

Checkmarx and Fishtech Group partner to help businesses fight software exposure risk

Checkmarx formed a strategic partnership with Fishtech Group to enable customers across North America manage software exposure at the speed of DevOps. Working together, Fishtech Group will become a reseller of Checkmarx’s Software Exposure Platform to help customers release secure software. “Checkmarx is helping to transform the software security industry by moving beyond traditional security testing to managing total software exposure across the entire SDLC,” said Barry Cooper, Vice President of Marketing and Corporate Communications … More

eSentire acquires cybersecurity AI leader Versive

eSentire acquired Versive and appointed the senior leadership of former Versive executives Dustin Rigg Hillard as Chief Technology Officer, Ashley Fidler as Vice President, Product, and Matthew Vanderzee as Vice President, Engineering. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. “Our evolution of MDR blends expert human analysis with AI systems to effectively act on the increasing volume of threats impacting organizations. Traditional managed security approaches and tools can’t rapidly scale to cope with the challenges … More

New releases of Avast Cleanup tidy up PCs and Macs

Avast released Avast Cleanup for PCs and Avast Cleanup for Macs, the maintenance and performance optimization products that help make computers run like new. The tool helps PC users to get rid of digital ‘zombie’ software that users no longer need, and Mac users can optimize their photo storage to save space and improve system performance. Avast Cleanup for PC: Quarantine and removal of unused apps Whether new or old, many PCs and laptops have … More

FireEye demonstrates email threat detection with no-cost cloud email evaluations

FireEye launched the new capability that allows organizations to evaluate email threat detection efficacy with a no-charge evaluation service powered by FireEye Email Security. “Email continues to be the most prevalent attack vector, and adversaries are taking advantage. In fact, our recent study found that less than a third of email traffic was considered ‘clean’,” said Ken Bagnall, vice president of email security at FireEye. “With the introduction of FireProof Email Threat Analysis, we provide … More