Alkemist: Harden vulnerable embedded systems and devices

RunSafe Security announced the availability of Alkemist, a proprietary self-service technology built to reduce vulnerabilities and deny malware the uniformity needed to execute. Previously known as Software Guardian, Alkemist uses deployable software binary runtime application self-protection (RASP) methods to reduce risk by precluding exploits from spreading across multiple devices and networks. Originally born out of a research project for the Advanced Research Projects Agency of the Department of Defense, Alkemist is the self-service cyberhardening tool … More

SnapLogic accelerates SDLC with new DevOps and automation capabilities

SnapLogic announced DevOps and automation capabilities, including new integration with GitHub and support for Mesosphere to automate elements of continuous integration and continuous delivery (CI/CD). These new enhancements to the SnapLogic Enterprise Integration Cloud provide the company’s customer base with self-service application and data integration to streamline and accelerate the software development lifecycle. SnapLogic also announced updates to its Iris AI technologies and a new patterns catalog to help users build integration pipelines. Today’s enterprises … More

Ixia delivers visibility into all traffic in virtual workloads in private cloud environments

Keysight Technologies announced Cloud Sensor vTap, a new feature of CloudLens from Ixia, a Keysight Business. Cloud Sensor vTap enables organizations to manage their security risk in private and hybrid cloud environments, such as Microsoft Azure Stack, with visibility into East-West traffic without requiring access. The increase in cloud adoption has heightened the need for securing data, applications, and workloads that reside in any cloud-based environment. In fact, in a recent Ixia survey, Lack of … More

CSI launches open API platform to provide secure connections to data

Computer Services introduces CSIbridge, an open application programming interface (API) platform, to give banks the power to build custom technology integrations that maximize efficiency and enhance competitiveness. CSIbridge provides a platform that banks and third-party providers can use to access data for ancillary solutions. CSI customers can take advantage of the open API platform to customize and release new services through pre-built APIs into banking features. “Customers continue to expect more and more from their … More

PTC launches cybersecurity collaboration initiative for more secure and resilient IoT deployments

Continuing its commitment to promoting shared responsibility for safe and secure IoT deployments, PTC has unveiled a Coordinated Vulnerability Disclosure (CVD) Program. The new program is designed to support the reporting and remediation of security vulnerabilities that could affect the environments in which PTC products operate, including industrial and safety-critical industries. The CVD Program is a component of PTC’s Shared Responsibility Model, which defines a framework for cybersecurity collaboration with customers, partners, and others within … More

Lockpath partners with RapidRatings to increase third-party risk visibility

Lockpath announced a new partnership with RapidRatings. This partnership aims to further risk management technology by broadening its scope to provide third-party risk visibility that includes financial health analytics. The partnership will include a technology integration of RapidRatings’ Financial Health Rating within Lockpath’s Keylight Platform, a governance, integrated risk management and compliance (GRC) solution. This integration will benefit joint customers, who will be able to garner a view of the risk posed to them by … More

EZShield acquires IdentityForce

EZShield announced it has acquired IdentityForce. The acquisition expands EZShield’s identity protection ecosystem by nearly 50 percent, providing partners in every industry, businesses of all sizes, and consumers with secure capabilities and restoration services. The pervasiveness of cyber fraud incidents and data breaches is estimated to cost $6 trillion annually by 2021. “IdentityForce is a trusted, top-ranked leader in identity theft protection and their business is comprised of a highly customer-centric team of experts who … More

Masergy announces interoperability of global UCaaS with Cisco IP endpoints

Masergy announced the expansion of its UCaaS offering to include collaboration endpoints from Cisco’s 8800 and 6800 series. This news highlights Masergy’s continued commitment to accommodate a variety of IP phones that are certified with its feature-rich Global UCaaS and Cloud Contact Center solutions. “Today’s global workforce requires advanced collaboration platforms to drive increased productivity,” said Dean Manzoori, vice president of product management UCaaS, Masergy. “As enterprises rapidly incorporate cloud-based unified communications services, Masergy is … More

Entrust Datacard receives patent for innovative card personalization process

Entrust Datacard announced that the company was awarded U.S. Patent No. 10,049,320 (“Card Printing Mechanism with Card Return Path”) on Aug. 14, 2018. This newly patented technology facilitates duplex card printing without the need for a second card printing mechanism, which reduces the cost and footprint of card personalization systems. With nearly 50 years of innovation in identity security and quality assurance, and several patents currently pending directed towards drop-on-demand (DoD) applications, Entrust Datacard continues … More

Demand for online content and services drive Pulse Secure application delivery business growth

Pulse Secure announced that its virtual Application Delivery Controller (virtual ADC) business unit has achieved growth and increased market share in the last year. The announcement marks the one-year anniversary since Pulse’s acquisition of the virtual ADC Business Unit from Brocade Communications. Factors driving the company’s success are the demand for online content and web services, and infrastructure requirements including cloud and hybrid IT growth, DevOps, containerization/Docker and workload migration. Brad Casemore, research vice president … More

Exabeam raises $50 million in series D funding to disrupt SIEM market

Exabeam announced that it has closed $50 million in Series D funding. The round, backed entirely by existing investors, was led by Lightspeed Venture Partners and supported by Aspect Ventures, Cisco Investments, Icon Ventures, Norwest Venture Partners and cybersecurity investor Shlomo Kramer. The funds will be used to grow the company’s cloud portfolio, as well as sales and channels to expedite global expansion. The complexities in securing modern digital businesses, along with the increase in … More

Splunk .conf18 to feature industry visionaries and product innovations

Splunk announced that industry visionaries including Steve Wozniak, will present at .conf18, the annual Splunk conference. The event will take place from October 1-4, 2018, at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort in Orlando, Florida. More than 9,000 people are expected to attend .conf18 to learn about the latest Splunk products and innovations spanning IT, security, developer, artificial intelligence and machine learning, mobile, and the Internet of Things (IoT) technology. Attendees will participate … More