ObserveIT brings new insider threat detection features to market

ObserveIT announced growth and product innovation, reflecting increasing global demand for ObserveIT’s insider threat management solution. The company unveiled the latest version of its solution, ObserveIT 7.6, and experienced the largest bookings quarter in the company’s history, with a 80% increase in bookings over the last 15 months, several sizable customer wins and industry accolades. Milestones achieved during Q3 include a $33 million Series B funding round, four deals over $1 million with Fortune 500 … More

Autonomous cybersecurity company Hmatix announces $500K in seed funding

Hmatix announced it has raised $500K in seed-stage funding. The company, founded in 2017 by industry experts, is led by CEO Dev Gandhi. Gandhi previously was co-founder of Nexage, which AOL- Millennial Media, now Verizon, acquired in 2015. Hmatix is launching the autonomous, hardware-based, endpoint cybersecurity solution for industrial IoT. It provides hospital and industrial IT departments a way to protect their network and IoT devices from cyber attacks and ransomware. “We are excited to … More

Palo Alto Networks to acquire RedLock

Palo Alto Networks announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire RedLock. Under the terms of the agreement, Palo Alto Networks will pay approximately $173 million in cash to acquire RedLock. The acquisition is expected to close during Palo Alto Networks fiscal first quarter, subject to the satisfaction of customary closing conditions. RedLock co-founders, Varun Badhwar and Gaurav Kumar, will join Palo Alto Networks. Palo Alto Networks provides a security offering for … More

FireEye combines SIEM with orchestration and cloud security in Helix security operations platform

FireEye announced a new release of FireEye Helix. With the new release, FireEye Helix moves toward automating security operations by combining integrated security information and event management (SIEM) capabilities with security orchestration. Delivered via the cloud, FireEye Helix offers customers platform to detect threats, automate response, and simplify compliance reporting. Also new, customers can now monitor their cloud infrastructure with FireEye Helix. This provides one dashboard for visibility and response capabilities across cloud platforms such … More

Karamba Security introduces ThreatHive solution for detection of security vulnerabilities

Karamba Security announced ThreatHive, which provides automobile OEMs and Tier-1 suppliers a view of online attacks on their ECUs during development. This service offering enhances Karamba’s ECU protection portfolio with Automotive Threat Intelligence, giving the automotive security industry a platform for early discovery of security vulnerabilities. Karamba Security’s ThreatHive implements a set of hosted automotive ECUs in simulation of a “car-like” environment. These ECU software images are monitored to expose automobile attack patterns, tools, and … More

CloudKnox launches Cloud Security Platform to control overprivileged identities

CloudKnox Security launched with $10.75 million in funding led by ClearSky Security with participation from Dell Technologies Capital and Foundation Capital. The investment comes in conjunction with the launch of the CloudKnox Cloud Security Platform, which is purpose-built to detect, remediate and prevent risks across hybrid-cloud infrastructure. The company will use the funding to grow its engineering, sales and marketing teams. “Enterprises today are focused on protecting their cloud environments by using tools that provide … More

Red Hat drives security orchestration and automation with new Ansible capabilities

Red Hat previewed new Ansible Automation integrations to help customers automate and orchestrate enterprise security solutions. By automating security capabilities like enterprise firewalls, intrusion detection systems (IDS) and security information and event management (SIEM), organizations can unify responses to cyberattacks through the coordination of multiple, disparate security solutions, helping these technologies to act as one in the face of an IT security event. Automation is an important component of digital transformation, helping to drive efficiency, … More

Zyxel launches ZyWALL ATP firewalls with deep learning

Zyxel Communications announced a new range of ZyWALL Advanced Threat Protection (ATP) Firewalls that bring artificial intelligence and deep learning network security to small- and medium-sized businesses. ZyWALL ATP products are network security gateway solutions that combine signature-based malware detection with the ability to detect malware all on their own. ZyWALL ATP leverages scalable, cloud-based sandboxing to isolate and identify new malware. In addition to that, ZyWALL ATP products also incorporate VPN, content filtering and … More

Tatsoft releases platform for SCADA and beyond

Tatsoft brings a new open platform to SCADA, IIoT and real-time system developers by releasing FactoryStudio 8.1, the latest version of its .NET-to-the-core application development platform. Tatsoft challenges suppliers of legacy systems by presenting FactoryStudio as the alternative to extend or replace current production monitoring systems. Tatsoft now offers FactoryStudio in a new Subscription model, to help customers save money up front, instead of purchasing the software outright. The subscription includes Technical Support and Software … More

Cloud Daddy launches data protection update for Secure Backup solution on AWS Marketplace

With the latest version of Cloud Daddy Secure Backup 1.2, customers can see where their backups and replications are stored. Cloud Daddy’s Disaster Recovery Orchestration Dashboard provides the ability to visualize the backup and replications contained within AWS regions, anywhere in the world they may exist, simplifying disaster recovery. The ability to filter and drill down to locate a target to restore provides the flexibility to recover a workload to the same AWS account/region, or … More

NTT DATA and Pivotal to modernize businesses through cloud-native solutions

NTT DATA Services announced the company is collaborating with Pivotal Software. Together the companies will modernize businesses through Pivotal Cloud Foundry (PCF), a cloud-native application platform that allows enterprises to reduce operational support and deploy applications to the cloud. As an Advanced Partner of Pivotal’s Global SI partner program, NTT DATA created its Cloud Native Innovation Lab in the Dallas area to accommodate developers, architects and engineers trained in PCF. NTT DATA will use the … More

Kroll expands Identity Theft and Breach Notification solutions to UK

Kroll has been providing data breach response and identity theft remediation and restoration services in the United States and Canada since 1999, assisting clients with cases that have affected more than 110 million individuals. David White, based in London, has been named leader of the service line’s expansion to the UK. “Kroll’s experience managing breach notification for firms of diverse sizes across multiple industries and regulatory regimes will be of particular value to organizations now … More