ASG Technologies adds new analyzer capabilities to its Data Intelligence solution

ASG Technologies, a trusted provider of proven solutions for information access, management and control, announced new analyzer capabilities to its Data Intelligence solution. Leveraging ASG’s Intelligent Data Analyzer framework, which makes it easy for ASG and partners to rapidly build analyzers using an API-driven approach, the new analyzers will enhance the solution by automating metadata and data discovery for pervasive big data and cloud technologies. In today’s digitally-driven world, business strategies are tightly linked to … More

KnowBe4 KCM GRC helps organizations measure and monitor vendor risk

According to a recent survey of more than 1,000 U.S. and U.K.-based CISOs by the Ponemon Institute, 59 percent of companies said they have experienced a data breach caused by one of their vendors or third parties. With large organizations today having upwards of 100,000 third-party vendors to manage, and small organizations having a significant sub-set of that, managing third-party vendor risk is an important part of an organization’s overall cyber-health. KnowBe4, the provider of … More

The Ruckus CBRS LTE portfolio enables organizations to deploy private LTE networks

Ruckus Networks announced the immediate availability of the company’s U.S. Citizens Broadband Radio Service (CBRS) LTE portfolio. Consisting of CBRS-band LTE access points (APs) and associated cloud services, the new portfolio enables organizations to easily deploy private LTE networks to address a wide range of critical use cases that are poorly served by existing connectivity alternatives. To facilitate IT-led initiatives, a Ruckus private LTE network can be deployed as easily as Wi-Fi—in a matter of … More

Fiserv unveils enhanced authentication capabilities for financial institutions

Fiserv, a leading global provider of financial services technology solutions, has launched capabilities that enable financial institutions to enhance cybersecurity while improving the customer experience. The company has launched SecureNow: Login Defense from Fiserv to facilitate accurate recognition of suspicious devices, enabling banks and credit unions to increase cyberattack detection rates while reducing the number of times customers are required to take extra steps to access accounts. SecureNow: Login Defense is an extension of SecureNow … More

Xilinx acquires Solarflare enabling new converged SmartNIC solutions

Xilinx, the leader in adaptive and intelligent computing, announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Solarflare Communications, an Irvine, Calif.-based privately-held company. Solarflare is a leading provider of high-performance, low latency networking solutions for customers spanning FinTech to cloud computing. The acquisition will enable Xilinx to combine its industry-leading FPGA, MPSoC and ACAP solutions with Solarflare’s ultra-low latency network interface card (NIC) technology and Onload application acceleration software, to enable new … More

Digital Guardian raises $30 million and expands its management team

Digital Guardian announced it has received $30 million in additional financing. LLR Partners, a leading private equity firm and existing investor, was the lead on the round and previous investors also participated. These investors recognize with the onslaught of new data protection regulations like GDPR and the newly passed California Consumer Privacy Act, the global demand for data protection solutions will continue to rise dramatically, positioning Digital Guardian for significant future growth. “We are seeing … More

VDOO raises $32 million to secure embedded devices and the IoT

VDOO Connected Trust, a pioneer in security automation for embedded devices, announced it raised $32 million in Series B funding led by venture capital firms WRVI Capital and GGV Capital, with participation from NTT DOCOMO, which joined the round based on earlier successful cooperation, MS&AD Ventures, an affiliate of a global cyber insurance firm, and strategic individual investor Mr. Avigdor Willenz, Founder of Galileo Technologies and Annapurna Lab. 83North, Dell Technology Capital and David Strohm, … More

ReFirm Labs releases updates to its Centrifuge Platform

ReFirm Labs, a provider of the industry’s first proactive IoT and firmware security solutions, announced the Spring 2019 release of major updates to its flagship Centrifuge Platform that vets, validates and continuously monitors the security of the firmware that runs billions of IoT devices, consumer electronics and other connected enterprise machines. The most notable update is the platform’s enhanced capability to support extraction and analysis of Unified Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI) firmware images that underpin … More

Quantum Xchange collaborates with Toshiba to double the capacity of the Phio network

Quantum Xchange, provider of the first quantum key distribution (QKD) network in the U.S., has collaborated with Toshiba Corporation to double the capacity of the Phio network. Launched in June 2018, Phio from Quantum Xchange, is the first nationwide QKD network in the U.S. Toshiba’s prototype QKD system, which delivers digital keys for cryptographic applications on fiber optic computer networks, has been successfully demonstrated on the initial phase of the Phio network – connecting the … More

Bandura and GRF partner to integrate automated defense and threat intelligence

Bandura Cyber and Global Resilience Federation (GRF) announced a partnership to integrate automated intelligence feeds and gateway technology for the perimeter defense of GRF affiliated companies. Bandura Cyber pioneered the Threat Intelligence Gateway (TIG) industry, in part with the U.S. Department of Defense, to operationalize threat indicators and block known threats. GRF provides threat intelligence to thousands of organizations through its member and partner network of Information Sharing Analysis Centers (ISACs), Information Sharing and Analysis … More

Bay Dynamics Risk Fabric platform now integrates with Carbon Black’s CB Defense

Bay Dynamics, a leader in cyber risk analytics, announced that the Bay Dynamics Risk Fabric platform now integrates with Carbon Black’s next-generation antivirus (NGAV) + endpoint detection and response (EDR) solution, CB Defense. The integration gives customers the ability to identify and stop malicious activity before an attack occurs, no matter whether the threat originates from the endpoint or in the cloud. “The combination of Risk Fabric’s integrated analytics with Carbon Black’s award-winning EDR technology … More

Travelers launches Risk Toolworks, a risk management mobile app for business customers

The Travelers Companies announced a new and innovative mobile app for its business insurance customers called Risk Toolworks. Available on iOS and Android devices, the app allows customers to access the company’s best tools, guides and resources from their mobile devices to conveniently manage risks. “We’ve specialized in preparing for and preventing risks for more than 100 years, and this new app puts that expertise at our customers’ fingertips,” said Carol Hanover, Field Director, Risk … More