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  • Cisco drops security fixes for Smart Software Manager, security appliances February 21, 2020
    Cisco has released a new batch of security fixes for a number of its products, including its Smart Software Manager On-Prem solution and its Email Security and Content Security Management Appliances. Only one of the fixed vulnerabilities is deemed to be critical and none is under active exploitation. Critical Cisco security fixes The critical flaw […]
    Zeljka Zorz
  • Looking at the future of identity access management (IAM) February 21, 2020
    Here we are: at the beginning of a new year and the start of another decade. In many ways, technology is exceeding what we expected by 2020, and in other ways, well, it is lacking. Back to the Future made us think we would all be using hoverboards, wearing self-drying and fitting jackets, and getting […]
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  • Cloud-enabled threats are on the rise, sensitive data is moving between cloud apps February 21, 2020
    44% of malicious threats are cloud enabled, meaning that cybercriminals see the cloud as an effective method for subverting detection, according to Netskope. “We are seeing increasingly complex threat techniques being used across cloud applications, spanning from cloud phishing and malware delivery, to cloud command and control and ultimately cloud data exfiltration,” said Ray Canzanese, […]
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  • 10 hot industry newcomers to watch at RSA Conference 2020 February 21, 2020
    The RSA Conference 2020 Early Stage Expo is an innovation space dedicated to promoting emerging talent in the industry. Here are some of the most exciting companies exhibiting innovative products and solutions, which you can see in person in the San Francisco Ballroom, Moscone South, Level 2. Abnormal Security Abnormal Security stops targeted email attacks. […]
    Mirko Zorz
  • High-risk vulnerabilities and public cloud-based attacks on the rise February 21, 2020
    A sharp increase (57%) in high-risk vulnerabilities drove the threat index score up 8% from December 2019 to January 2020, according to the Imperva Cyber Threat Index. Following the release of Oracle’s Critical Patch Update – which included 19 MySQL vulnerabilities—there was an unusual increase in the vulnerabilities risk component within the Index. Specifically, there […]
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  • Worldwide ICT spending forecast to reach $4.3 trillion in 2020 February 21, 2020
    Worldwide spending on information and communications technology (ICT) is forecast to reach $4.3 trillion in 2020, an increase of 3.6% over 2019, according to IDC. Commercial and public sector spending on information technology (hardware, software and IT services), telecommunications services, and business services will account for nearly $2.7 trillion of the total in 2020 with […]
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  • Idaptive adds endpoint security and passwordless capabilities to its Next-Gen Access platform February 21, 2020
    Idaptive, the leading provider of Identity and Access Management solutions, announced a major update to its Next-Gen Access (NGA) platform that adds endpoint security and passwordless capabilities. The update is designed to help organizations with a distributed workforce simplify the onboarding of remote workers and ensure that endpoint devices that do not connect to corporate […]
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  • White Ops Application Integrity: Protecting enterprises from sophisticated bot attacks February 21, 2020
    White Ops, the global leader in bot mitigation, announced the release of Application Integrity, a new offering designed to protect enterprises from sophisticated bot-based threats including account takeover, automated account creation, and web scraping. Leveraging the industry leadership the company has fostered with its Advertising Integrity and Marketing Integrity products that today verify the humanity […]
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  • Trustwave releases consulting and managed security services for Palo Alto Networks Prisma Cloud February 21, 2020
    Trustwave unveiled a new portfolio of consulting and managed security services for Palo Alto Networks Prisma Cloud, the industry’s most comprehensive cloud native security platform (CNSP) designed to govern access, protect data and secure applications. Trustwave support for Prisma Cloud helps enterprises address growing complexities achieving visibility, identifying threats and protecting assets in diverse environments. […]
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  • Unisys offers $10,000 to those who compromise a target system protected by Stealth February 21, 2020
    Unisys announced that the company is offering $10,000 to participants who can capture data and credentials protected by the Unisys Stealth cybersecurity solution at RSA Conference 2020 in San Francisco. The “Unisys Stealth Capture the Flag” contest will take place on February 26 at the Moscone Center in San Francisco. The contest will consist of […]
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