FireEye updates Email Security with new threat detection and evasion defenses

FireEye revealed a number of new defenses that are now available on FireEye Email Security – Server Edition, in direct response to the changing cyber threat landscape. “FireEye continues to keep pace with the most sophisticated attackers,” said Ken Bagnall, vice president of email security at FireEye. “With our knowledge gained on the front lines with our incident response experts, we build new techniques for detecting attacks and attempts to bypass defenses. The speed and … More

Red Hat unifies automation across hybrid cloud management with Red Hat Ansible Tower 3.4

Red Hat launched Red Hat Ansible Tower 3.4, the latest version of its enterprise framework for automating across IT operations including infrastructure, networks, cloud and security. Red Hat Ansible Tower 3.4 includes workflow enhancements including nested workflows and workflow convergence, designed to simplify challenges inherent in managing hybrid cloud infrastructure. A common reality for enterprises can be that separate IT teams may manage on-premises IT vs. cloud services, each with their own sets of Ansible … More

Gemalto helps simplify and secure IoT connectivity to the AT&T network with eSIM and IoT module

Gemalto is helping simplify and secure IoT connectivity for AT&T customers by integrating its embedded SIM (eSIM) inside the Cinterion LTE-M IoT module. The new solution streamlines development for OEMs and reduces the cost and complexity of IoT deployment by eliminating the need for SIM card integration after manufacturing. In addition, the eSIM helps maintain the strongest security levels with continuous security updates for the long life of IoT solutions. Samples of the new module … More

Polyverse announces technology partnership with Red Hat

Polyverse unveiled that Red Hat has certified Polyverse’s polymorphic version of Linux on Red Hat Enterprise Linux. Polyverse’s Polymorphic Linux has been tested by Red Hat and certified for use on the platform, ensuring performance and compatibility for enterprise customers, who can now secure their sensitive data with the only moving target defense solution proven by the U.S. Department of Defense to stop 100 percent of zero-day memory exploits. “Our polymorphic Linux technology is resonating … More

Xerox enhances AltaLink Workplace Assistants

Security compliance and workplace productivity just got easier with Xerox’s AltaLink Multifunction Printers (MFPs). New software enhancements to these Workplace Assistants, enabled with ConnectKey technology, allow companies to monitor critical security settings and reset unauthorized changes – a proactive step in stemming security breaches. Plus, a new intuitive user experience gives mid-to-large workgroups more ways to customize everyday tasks – maximizing time and improving productivity. Proactive security with Xerox With AltaLink’s new Configuration Watchdog, IT … More

Huawei releases data center switch built for the AI Era: CloudEngine 16800

Huawei releases data center switch built for the Artificial Intelligence (AI) era –– CloudEngine 16800. Huawei defines three characteristics of data center switches in the AI era: embedded AI chip, 48-port 400GE line card per slot, and the capability to evolve to the autonomous driving network, and incorporates AI technologies into data center switches. The pervasive use of AI will help customers accelerate intelligent transformation. According to Huawei’s Global Industry Vision (GIV) 2025, the AI … More

Datto appoints Tim Weller as CEO

Datto appointed Tim Weller as its new CEO. Weller succeeds Founder Austin McChord who, last fall, transitioned away from the day-to-day management of the company but continues as a board member. Weller will assume the position immediately, providing a seamless transition from his interim role of leading Datto’s Executive Team over the last two months. “I’m honored to be named CEO of Datto,” said Tim Weller, CEO of Datto. “We remain committed to serving the … More

Wind River introduces its next-generation software framework for connected and autonomous cars

Wind River released enhancements to the Wind River Chassis portfolio of safe and secure automotive software. The latest updates to the Chassis portfolio include the integration with Wind River Titanium Cloud virtualization software that delivers reliability and latency to support the requirements of the world’s most demanding computing and communications networks. Autonomous driving, like other emerging computing applications, will usher in the need to process high volumes of data at faster speeds while avoiding the … More

Renowned cryptographer Dr. Whitfield Diffie joins Quantum Xchange’s advisory board

Quantum Xchange revealed that Dr. Whitfield “Whit” Diffie has joined the company’s advisory board. Diffie, co-inventor of public key cryptography, was attracted by Quantum Xchange’s early market status, innovative product offering, respected leadership, and role within the burgeoning quantum space. His position as an advisor will provide validation for the company’s approach to solving the inherent challenges of modern-day encryption through unbreakable key exchange and quantum communications that are complementary to public key infrastructure (PKI). … More

Avnet advances IoT security with Azure Sphere Starter Kit

Security is the biggest challenge to developers bringing new IoT endpoint devices to market. To meet this need, Avnet introduced the Avnet Azure Sphere MT3620 Starter Kit, which supports prototyping of IoT implementations using Microsoft’s Azure Sphere, an end-to-end solution for creating secured, connected Microcontroller (MCU) devices. The Starter Kit leverages the Avnet-developed Azure Sphere module that is based on the MT3620 reference development board. The production-ready module is the fastest and easiest way to … More

Inside Secure debuts software-only solution for HDCP 2.3

Inside Secure now offers the software-only High-Bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) 2.3 solution. HDCP is a method of protecting digital entertainment content such has HD movies, pay-per-view TV or music on home and personal networks including devices such as PCs, tablets, smartphones and gaming devices. This new solution provides a simplified and secure approach to anti-piracy efforts and eliminates the need for today’s most popular content providers to store encryption keys or HDCP specs on … More

Ring Alarm expands functionality with new sensors, smart locks and voice control

Ring unveiled several new accessories that enable Ring Alarm to not only protect against home break-ins, but also property damage and life-threatening situations – giving neighbors even more ways to protect their homes. Ring Alarm sensors that make it even easier for homeowners to monitor for smoke, carbon monoxide, flooding, freezing temperatures, intruders, and more are now available for purchase. Also available are several smart locks from leading providers Kwikset, Schlage, and Yale. The smart … More