eSentire and Cyxtera partner to bring zero-trust network protection to midsize enterprises

eSentire and Cyxtera Technologies announced a partnership to bring customers security solutions designed to secure today’s hybrid IT environment. The partnership combines eSentire’s 24×7 MDR with Cyxtera’s AppGate SDP zero-trust network offering, delivering prevention and detection capabilities across customers’ hybrid IT environments. The two companies will jointly go-to-market to maximize customer reach for this mid-sized enterprise offering. “Digital transformation of our customers is accelerating the adoption of hybrid IT, fundamentally changing the enterprise perimeter and … More

Which SD-WAN product should enterprises choose?

Adoption of Software Defined Wide Area Network (SD-WAN) has reached an inflection point and nearly every distributed business is deploying, evaluating, or planning to implement an SD-WAN as part of its IT vision. To help enterprises understand the merits of products in the market and identify the capabilities best suited to meet their use case requirements, NSS Labs announced the results of the industry’s first Software Defined-Wide Area Network (SD-WAN) Group Test. The capabilities that … More

Perception Point launches anti-malware solution for shared drives

Perception Point announced the launch of an Advanced Shared Drive Security solution for OneDrive, SharePoint, Dropbox, Google Drive and Box. Cloud-based shared drive applications are essential productivity tools in today’s enterprise environment. Despite widespread adoption, the majority of these platforms lack the security measures that have been instrumental in securing email, endpoints and networks, creating security blind spots that pose a cybersecurity risk. According to market research, 81% of IT decision makers consider shared drive … More

Ziften adds AV to the Zenith endpoint protection platform to stop attacks

Ziften announced its Zenith endpoint protection platform now includes AV protecting all enterprise endpoints from known and unknown targeted attacks. Ziften helps enterprises simplify endpoint protection plus visibility. Zenith is the cyber security platform that provides one agent for all endpoints – laptops, desktops, servers, and cloud – preventing multi-vector attacks with advanced AV, detection and response, plus visibility and hardening. Attackers have created a criminal industry by attacking vulnerable enterprise endpoints. And traditional AV … More

wolfSSL announces the first commercial release of TLS 1.3

wolfSSL announces the commercial release of TLS 1.3. With the imminent finalization of the TLS 1.3 draft 28 by the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF.org), wolfSSL is the first commercial release of the TLS 1.3. wolfSSL supports TLS 1.3 on both the client and server side and has TLS and cryptography in terms of quality and support responsiveness. There are many benefits in changing to the newest version of the TLS specification, including: Higher performance … More

Bugcrowd University to provide hands-on training for security researchers

Bugcrowd announced the launch of Bugcrowd University to educate and empower the crowd with the latest skills and methodologies. The first advanced program of its kind, Bugcrowd University provides researcher education and training to improve the state of application security training, community engagement and content delivery. Bugcrowd University is free and open to all security researchers — not just those on the Bugcrowd Platform. In the last few years, organizations around the world have witnessed … More

Capsule8 secures $15M in Series B round

Capsule8 announced it has secured its $15M Series B round of funding. The round, led by ClearSky Security, also features participation from Bessemer Venture Partners, Rain Capital and strategic investors. The round brings total funding to $23.5M and will be used to scale Capsule8’s engineering organization and fuel sales efforts of the Capsule8 platform. “We are incredibly impressed with the momentum of Capsule8 and the market traction they have already made since their product launch … More

Intertrust and Jscrambler launch joint solution to protect mobile and JavaScript applications

Intertrust Technologies and Jscrambler announced a jointly-sourced product suite App Shield 360 that provides a set of application shielding solutions for both native and JavaScript applications that includes: Jscrambler to provide leading JavaScript web and mobile hybrid application protection against tampering and data theft through JavaScript obfuscation, code traps and software self-defensive technology, Intertrust whiteCryption Code Protection to provide code obfuscation and tamper resistance for native code, Intertrust whiteCryption Secure Key Box to provide white … More

Qualys and IBM X-Force Red help orgs identify, fix most critical vulnerabilities

Qualys announced that IBM X-Force Red will leverage the Qualys Cloud Platform as part of its X-Force Red Vulnerability Management Services (VMS). As part of an expanded relationship, X-Force Red will deploy the Qualys Cloud Agent and Qualys Cloud Apps into client environments across the globe, providing a programmatic vulnerability management approach that leverages the breadth of Qualys’ continuous visibility and depth of the X-Force Red team’s services to identify, prioritize and remediate clients’ most … More

Twistlock adds automated cloud native forensics to its cybersecurity platform

Twistlock announced the release of Twistlock 2.5, the 14th release of its platform. Twistlock 2.5 provides enterprises with real time incident response and forensics capabilities designed to complement the defense in depth offered by Twistlock’s full lifecycle, full stack approach to application security. Twistlock 2.5 introduces cloud native forensics capabilities to the Twistlock Platform. This feature provides automated forensic data collection and correlation across cloud native environments of any size with no additional resource overhead. … More