McAfee Database Security brings enhanced security to Amazon RDS

McAfee, the device-to-cloud cybersecurity company, announced McAfee Database Security for Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS), strengthening the company’s relationship with Amazon Web Services (AWS) and shared commitment to offer cloud-based security solutions. This new product delivers real-time visibility into virtually all database activity, including local privileged user access and offers the ability to monitor and thwart sophisticated attacks from within the database. This cloud-based security product advances McAfee’s device-to-cloud strategy by taking a best-in-class … More

Datadog provides HIPAA compliant log management

Datadog, the leading monitoring and analytics platform for modern cloud environments, announced that its Log Management service has met requirements for the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). With this announcement, Datadog’s healthcare customers, and their business associates subject to HIPAA, can use the Datadog Log Management service for applications that process, maintain, and store protected health information. “Achieving HIPAA compliance is a part of our ongoing commitment to applying high standards for privacy … More

StorageCraft ShadowXafe protects all data for midsize companies and MSPs irrespective of its source

StorageCraft, whose mission is to protect all data and ensure its constant availability, announced a powerful upgrade and expansion of its flagship product, StorageCraft ShadowXafe. The solution now provides enhanced features for Managed Service Providers (MSPs), including data monitoring, protection, and recovery for the entire data center, independent of size and type of machine, from a single console. It eliminates complexity, improves productivity, and reduces pressure on IT skills and training. ShadowXafe outperforms competitive offerings … More

Cymulate launches new Advanced Persistent Threat simulation

Cymulate, the most comprehensive, on-demand SaaS-based Breach and Attack Simulation (BAS) platform, launched its new Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) simulation. The new simulation vector enables companies to simulate a full-scale APT attack on their network with a click of a button, challenging security control mechanisms through the entire cyber kill chain, from pre-exploitation (Reconnaissance, Weaponization and Delivery) into exploitation, and even post-exploitation activities such as Command and Control (C&C) communication and data exfiltration. The APT … More

HiveIO delivers data center intelligence with Hive Fabric 7.3

HiveIO, a company that transforms commodity data center equipment into an intelligent virtualization platform, released version 7.3 of Hive Fabric, an Artificial Intelligence-ready fabric solution that enables organizations to deploy virtualization technology without the need for vendor complexity or specialists. The latest software release provides Hive Fabric users with increased operational capabilities to further reduce the time needed to support a virtualization environment while also maximizing the performance, capacity, and spend on existing infrastructure. “Hive … More

Ricoh searches terabytes of global IT logs in real time with Elasticsearch

Ricoh is operationalizing the Elastic Stack to visualize and monitor two terabytes of logging data a day to watch for and react quickly to security threats across its global IT infrastructure. Prior to implementing the Elastic Stack, Ricoh’s infrastructure surveillance system wasn’t able to instantly link and detect anomalous events from the Internet all the way through to the endpoint. This was exposed during the WannaCry ransomware attack, which prompted Ricoh to issue several security … More

New Context LS/IQ Lite: Measure your security and compliance posture

New Context, a in cybersecurity for highly regulated industries, launched LS/IQ Lite, a complementary subset of LS/IQ. It is designed to help enterprises see the potential of LS/IQ, a solution to implement Secure DevOps and deliver Secure Compliant Data Platforms. “Our LS/IQ early adopters are already seeing significant value in using the platform,” said Andrew Storms, VP of Product at New Context. “I am thrilled to offer a complimentary LS/IQ Lite score to help organizations … More

DataVisor expands EMEA operations after seeing more demand in the region

DataVisor, the company delivering comprehensive AI-powered fraud management solutions across industries, today announced expanded operations in EMEA to address the growing need for its solutions. The company has emerged as a leader in fraud management solutions globally and is seeing more demand in the region. DataVisor already has great traction in the area – several household names in leading marketplaces and in gaming use DataVisor to detect and prevent fraud. Now, the company has its … More

Capsule8 names Scott Kenerly as CFO

Capsule8, the only company providing high-performance attack protection for Linux production environments, today announced the appointment of Scott Kenerly as Chief Financial Officer (CFO). The news comes on the heels of Capsule8 bolstering its leadership team to address rapid growth by naming Jim Bandanza as Chief Operating Officer/CRO and Kelly Shortridge as Vice President of Product Strategy. Scott brings 20 years of finance and accounting expertise to his role at Capsule8. He joins from Argyle … More

Insight Partners acquires Recorded Future for $780 million

Insight Partners has agreed to acquire a controlling interest in Recorded Future. The all-cash transaction values Recorded Future at more than $780 million and will accelerate the next phase of the company’s global growth and expansion. Today, Recorded Future is the largest privately-held threat intelligence software company in the world, with more than 400 clients and adding hundreds of new clients every year across all geographies and sectors onto its SaaS platform. The company has … More

Palo Alto Networks to acquire Twistlock and PureSec

Palo Alto Networks has entered into definitive agreements to acquire Twistlock, the leader in container security, and PureSec, a leader in serverless security, to extend its Prisma cloud security strategy. These proposed acquisitions will further advance the company’s ability to offer the most complete and comprehensive cloud security suite in all critical areas of cloud security. Prisma, used by approximately 9,000 customers worldwide, helps enable a secure journey to the cloud by providing organizations with … More

Moogsoft AIOps 7.2 eases the burden of IT operations and DevOps teams

Moogsoft, a pioneer and leading provider of artificial intelligence for IT operations (AIOps), released Moogsoft AIOps 7.2, the latest version of its enterprise platform. Release 7.2 features groundbreaking new capabilities that ease the burden of IT Operations and DevOps teams by optimizing service assurance. Significant new transparency, efficiency, and customization enhancements include: a new workflow engine, AI visualizations, performance dashboards, and new tool integrations. “Operations teams seek ways to tame the complexity of their IT … More