Inbox Security Scan identifies and protects critical online accounts

The average internet user has over 150 online accounts, making it nearly impossible to create strong, unique passwords for each, and difficult to remember which accounts they created. With Inbox Security Scan, people have insight into the current state of their online accounts, helping them to both understand what accounts they have and those they need to act on to protect. This feature is built on Dashlane’s zero-knowledge architecture, and is the only capability of … More

Proficio’s ProView Plus Portal provides clients with ThreatInsight

Proficio announced their customer portal, ProView Plus, complete with new ThreatInsight risk scoring and executive dashboards. The ThreatInsight Scoring Dashboard is offering customers visibility into the gaps in their security controls and automatically providing recommendations on how to maximize current investments and minimize risks. ThreatInsight Scoring Dashboard leverages advanced analytics to reveal blind spots in an organization’s security controls, and then identifies and scores those threats based on the steps of the Cyber Kill Chain. … More

Jasen Meece to head business development for Gurucul

Gurucul announced that Jasen Meece, former Managing Partner for IBM’s Global Security Group, has joined the company as President. He will oversee sales, business development, channel and partnership programs, and their go-to-market strategies. “With more than 20 years of management experience in identity, cloud security and cyber risk management with IBM, KPMG, Oracle and Sun Microsystems, Jasen is a great addition to our team,” said Saryu Nayyar, CEO of Gurucul. “He has managed both internal … More

Ping Identity and SailPoint partnership helps prevent security breaches, meet regulatory requirements

Ping Identity announced partnership with SailPoint Technologies to provide identity access and governance for today’s most complex enterprise environments. This means global organizations now have access to a flexible solution designed to provide an identity ecosystem for granting secure access to the right people, while also governing that access. Today’s typical IT team is being stretched to manage a combination of on-premises and cloud infrastructure. As a result, it’s becoming more important for these companies … More

MobileIron Authenticator: Multi-factor authentication for the cloud

MobileIron announced the addition of MobileIron Authenticator to its MobileIron Access cloud security solution. MobileIron Authenticator is a mobile application that allows organizations to verify a user’s identity using the phone as a second factor of authentication. Passwords are failing According to the 2018 Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report, compromised credentials are the top cause of reported data breaches. The best solution is to move beyond passwords, as MobileIron already does with seamless single sign-on … More

Dell EMC, technology partners and customers collaborate to speed time to AI

Dell EMC announced details of customer collaborations, services and expanded partnerships in efforts to help new developments in artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning (ML) and deep learning (DL). These developments sharpen Dell EMC’s focus on democratizing HPC, optimizing data analytics with AI innovations, and making Dell EMC solutions available to more mainstream enterprises, while continuing to advance the HPC and AI communities. Taking the HPC ecosystem as a whole – including servers, storage, middleware applications … More

GlobalSign launches IoT Identity Platform addressing IoT device security requirements

GlobalSign’s IoT Identity Platform is a set of products and services flexible and scalable enough to issue and manage billions of identities for IoT devices of all types. Using Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) as the identity mechanism, the IoT Identify Platform can serve the varied security use-cases of the IoT across all verticals, including manufacturing, agriculture, smart grid, payments, IoT gateways, healthcare, other industrial ecosystems and more. The Platform supports device identity lifecycle, from initial … More

Quantum Xchange raises $10 million funding to bring its QKD network to market

Quantum Xchange launches quantum, fiber-optic network in the United States and commercial Quantum Key Distribution (QKD) service for quantum-safe data protection based on the laws of quantum physics. Leveraging the company’s Trusted Node technology, the Quantum Xchange QKD network extends the technology beyond the previous limitations of transmission distances, to offer commercial enterprises and government entities point-to-point support over unlimited distances. In doing so, Quantum Xchange provides hardened encryption available to address the shortcomings of … More

MapR unveils data platform update for AI and analytics

MapR Technologies announced a series of MapR Data Platform advances to speed the operational impact of automated analytics, improve the productivity of developers and data scientists, lower TCO, and streamline security and storage across on-premises data centers, clouds and edge deployments. “Customers have made it clear that traditional approaches to managing and processing data for AI and Analytics leave critical gaps. In response, MapR’s newest innovations enable data scientists and developers to power distributed AI … More

Zscaler announces integration with Microsoft Cloud app security

Zscaler announced closed-loop integration with Microsoft Cloud App Security. The Zscaler platform-Microsoft Cloud App Security integration feature set delivers the security of the Zscaler security cloud coupled with the functionality of the Microsoft Cloud App Security solution, providing a streamlined service that allows enterprises to securely embrace the cloud. Customers utilize cloud access security brokerage (CASB) functionality for a range of use cases, such as identifying and blocking restricted applications, gaining granular visibility, assessing application … More