Wind River delivers highest levels of certification evidence for critical infrastructure

Wind River released a full suite of automotive, avionics, and industrial safety certification evidence for the latest version of VxWorks Cert Edition. The real-time operating system (RTOS) for safety-critical applications is designed and developed to the highest achievable safety levels accepted by worldwide certification authorities. VxWorks solutions have been used in more than 550 safety certification programs by more than 350 customers across industries. This most recent suite of certification evidence builds on Wind River’s … More

Avanan raises $25 million to revolutionize how businesses secure SaaS email and collaboration

Avanan has raised $25 million in Series B funding from existing investors StageOne Ventures, Magma Venture Partners and Greenfield Partners (a TPG Growth investment platform). Avanan’s customer base has increased 10-fold in the last 12 months, protecting over 1M end-user accounts in organizations across all industries, from startups to Fortune 100. Avanan plans to use the new funding to further accelerate its growth. “We invested in Avanan because we believe the unified multi-vendor security platform … More

XebiaLabs’ new “DevOps as Code” features break down barriers for Dev teams

XebiaLabs launched DevOps as Code features for the XebiaLabs DevOps Platform. DevOps as Code allows development teams to specify their end-to-end DevOps pipeline flows, infrastructure configurations, and deployment settings all in code that can be versioned and stored alongside application code. DevOps processes present challenges for developers Developers work in code and not in GUIs, so it’s hard for them to connect to the entire DevOps process. DevOps as Code makes the software release process … More

Zscaler awarded FedRAMP authorization for secure internet and web gateway solution

Zscaler unveiled that Zscaler Internet Access-Government (ZIA-Government) has received Authorization to Operate (ATO) at the Moderate Impact level under the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP). ZIA-Government is the first secure internet and web gateway solution to earn FedRAMP certification and to meet the guidance of the recently released Trusted Internet Connection (TIC) 3.0 Initiative, enabling Federal agencies to use technologies, like Zscaler – Government, to meet their TIC initiative requirements. As the Federal … More

Trend Micro CTF 2018 winners demonstrate skills in critical cybersecurity areas

Trend Micro unveiled the winners of its global Capture The Flag (CTF), an annual competition designed to help fill cybersecurity skills gaps in the most critical areas of need. Now in its fourth year, the Trend Micro CTF 2018 – Raimund Genes Cup invites teams from around the world to compete, strengthening the talent of young industry professionals. “Our industry desperately needs more talented young professionals to grow in their cybersecurity career,” said Eva Chen, … More

Payrailz promotes Horng Tern to CTO and Paul Franko moves to COO role

Payrailz unveiled the promotion of Horng Tern to chief technology officer and Paul Franko’s move to chief operating officer. As Payrailz manages for the company’s growth, co-founder and former Payrailz CTO, Paul Franko, will be taking on more responsibilities as he steps into the new role of COO. Tern will report to Franko and the two will work together to execute Payrailz’s vision of a smarter payments experience. In his role as CTO, Tern will … More

xen1thLabs achieves ISO 17025 accreditation

xen1thLabs has achieved its accreditation as a Conformity Assessment Body (CAB) from the American Association for Laboratory Accreditation (A2LA) for testing laboratories. This accreditation brings quality assurance to xen1thLab’s cyber security testing services in the field of mobile communications and infrastructure, offered to national and international commercial entities, governments and infrastructure operators. The accreditation aligns with the newly published international standard ISO/IEC 17025:2017, which provides a stronger process orientation along with the implementation of risk-based … More

DFLabs Community Edition enables organizations to test drive SOAR platform

DFLabs released IncMan SOAR Community Edition (IncMan CE), a free version of its SOAR platform that allows organizations to test and experience the benefits of automated incident response in pre-production environments. IncMan CE is a full featured version that provides integration with third-party security tools and access to DFLabs patent-pending R3 Rapid Response Runbooks for automation of security alert processing and assessment tasks. “The Marriott data breach is the latest example of the direct correlation … More

Sharp introduces multifunction printers that include firmware attack prevention

Sharp Imaging and Information Company of America (SIICA), a division of Sharp Electronics Corporation (SEC), introduced a new line of Advanced and Essentials Series color document systems for the technology-driven workplace. The eleven new models include seven that are available now, and four models that will be available in early summer 2019. All the new models offer Sharp’s touchscreen display, which is common across 30+ models in Sharp’s multifunction printer lineup, and add new features … More

Threat Stack announces contextualized data export to Amazon S3 for cloud security observability

Threat Stack unveiled its plan to export cloud infrastructure security telemetry directly to its customers’ Amazon S3 accounts in order to enhance security observability. With access to contextualized runtime and behavioral analysis data from the Threat Stack Cloud Security Platform through Amazon S3, Threat Stack customers will be able to achieve full stack security observability of their cloud infrastructure. With a direct data export to Amazon S3, Threat Stack helps customers unlock the true value … More