Endgame introduces Total Attack Lookback for incident review

Endgame has made critical threat intelligence data available to all customers free of charge through Total Attack Lookback – the forensic review feature to exceed average adversary dwell time. Endgame Total Attack Lookback provides a record of operating system events, to ensure assessment of the origin and extent of an attack, meet notification requirements, and minimize exposure to compliance and regulatory violations. “At Endgame, my team focuses every day on the earliest possible prevention; however, … More

Bricata delivers improved threat hunting with enhanced network metadata

Bricata’s latest update provides security teams with flexibility to control the breadth and depth of the network metadata they want to capture – and to customize the ways they want to view it. This expands how security analysts inspect, investigate and hunt for threats in network metadata, which accelerates incident resolution. “This is another enhancement to Bricata’s advanced network threat hunting capabilities that makes it accessible to experts and novices alike,” said Bricata CEO John … More

Tripwire IP360 re-certified to meet Common Criteria certification standards

Tripwire’s latest version of its vulnerability management solution, Tripwire IP360, v9.0.1, has achieved Common Criteria Evaluation Assurance Level 2 augmented with Flaw Remediation (EAL2+). Internationally recognized as the evaluation standard for IT security products, Common Criteria certifications provide independent assurance to government and commercial agencies that the products being purchased satisfy security requirements for information systems. “Tripwire IP360 has a long history of enabling governments to accurately prioritize risk and take action on their most … More

RSA Conference 2019 expands innovation program

RSA Conference announced submissions are open for the returning RSAC Innovation Sandbox Contest and the first-ever RSAC Launch Pad. RSAC Launch Pad will give three chosen security innovators the coveted opportunity to pitch their company to three high-profile venture capitalists in a Shark Tank-style format. If the prominent VCs like the 10-minute pitch, participants could go home with real funding and support to expedite their company’s growth. Interested parties can apply online to compete in … More

CA Technologies updates mainframe solutions, promoting a platform for hybrid environments

CA Technologies updates its mainframe solutions that are designed to accelerate modernization and integration initiatives, allowing enterprises to leverage mainframes as enablers of digital transformation to drive revenue growth. These new and enhanced offerings enable customers to use intelligence and automation to maximize resources and protect data while working with the latest technologies and open innovations, across hybrid environments. “Mainframes are an integral part of any hybrid IT environment where workloads should run on platforms … More

NTT Security adds botnet infrastructure detection to Managed Security Services

NTT Security has developed a new network analytics technology to detect and defend NTT Group’s Managed Security Services (MSS) customers from attacks launched on botnet infrastructures. The new network flow data analysis uses machine learning and scalable streaming analytics – developed in partnership with NTT Group companies – and pulls data from NTT’s global network infrastructure, which provides visibility into the world’s internet traffic. The enhancement will enable NTT Security to find attacks on customers’ … More

LookingGlass Cyber Solutions software platform manages third party cyber risks

LookingGlass Cyber Solutions released its Third Party Risk Monitoring offering. Built on the ScoutPrime platform, the LookingGlass subscription service offering leverages the threat data along with a team of expert security and intelligence analysts to mitigate risks, provide visibility into potential vendor exposure, and reduce time to action with negligible false positives. Beyond the digitized walls of every company is a world of vendors, suppliers, providers, and subsidiaries, all connected to a company’s network or … More

Avi Networks launches SaaS solution for multi-cloud load balancing and application services

Avi Networks launched Avi SaaS, the SaaS solution for multi-cloud load balancing. Avi SaaS provides cloud-managed software to deliver application services including load balancing, web application firewall (WAF), global server load balancing (GSLB), and service mesh for containers across a multi-cloud environment. The solution overcomes the limitations of appliance-based ADCs, which are not designed for the public cloud. Avi SaaS combines the deployment of cloud-provider solutions and enterprise-grade features without being constrained to a single … More

Female leaders recognized for contributions to biometrics and security

Five distinguished leaders in the biometric identity and security industry have been selected as the 2018 winners of the Women in Biometrics Awards, co-founded by the Security Industry Association (SIA) and SecureIDNews and co-presented with sponsors FindBiometrics, IDEMIA and SIA’s Women in Security Forum. “Biometric identity solutions and services are crucial to the security industry and to other industries like banking and health care,” said Don Erickson, SIA’s CEO. “These 2018 honorees have helped advance … More

ZeroStack delivers inter-cloud VPN-as-a-service

ZeroStack unveiled that administrators of its cloud platform can set up secure tunnels between users or networks at disparate sites, bringing a new layer of collaboration while maintaining security in multi-site cloud users. While ZeroStack has long supported virtual firewalling or networking between tenants, the ZeroStack cloud’s security capabilities have now been expanded so a cloud administrator can enable VPN configurations for one or more tenants or Business Units (BU). The BU administrators in turn … More

Learning Tree expands end-to-end cybersecurity certification training solutions

Learning Tree expanded end-to-end cybersecurity certification training solutions to help organizations invest in a people-first cybersecurity culture. These defined learning paths feature licensed partner content, hands-on labs, practice exams and exam vouchers, are available as blended learning and unlimited access bundles, and include after-course instructor coaching to support learners to gain practical on-the-job skills. “So far this year, U.S. employers alone have posted more than 103,000 job openings for cybersecurity engineers and analysts, a 30-percent … More

Verint and Thales join forces to deliver cyber threat intelligence approach

Verint Systems and Thales formed a partnership to create a Cyber Security Threat Intelligence approach for governments, enterprises, and critical infrastructures in Europe. The partnership enriches the expertise and threat knowledge of both companies, delivering a cyber threat intelligence analysis for the international ecosystem. Verint and Thales’ monitoring of security incidents, and analysis of Dark Web sources and cyber adversaries, show that the volume of cyber-attacks is growing, and despite investments in attack prevention and … More