Saturday, October 16 2021

Report Identifies 392k Exposed Corporate Servers

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New research examine the impact of the pandemic on attack surface exposure. The report, conducted by cloud-based information security company […]

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The Week in Cybersecurity

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Weekly round-up of cybersecurity news, updates, and. highlights that matter to senior financial executives and decision-makers. New Powers for CISA […]

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Ransom Attacks Fewer, More Targeted

Ellie Buscemi 0

A new report from McAfee Labs shows the US had the second-lowest detection rate globally of ransomware attacks in the […]

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Cybersecurity M&A and Funding Update: June 25

Khushi Arora 0

Information security funding rounds, financial or strategic transactions, and IPOs announced this week. SentinelOne’s IPO filing, Splunk’s $1 billion private […]

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Financial sector has not implemented cybersecurity measures: Deloitte

Ellie Buscemi 0

Only nine percent of Danish financial institutions have implemented key cybersecurity measures, according to new research published by Deloitte. The […]

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On Regulatory Disincentives

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First American Financial Corp. agreed to a settlement with the Securities and Exchange Commission for failures in disclosure controls and […]

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As Ransomware Soars, Insurers Mull Changes

Ellie Buscemi 0

As ransomware attacks soar, payment requests have begun to attract increased legal and regulatory scrutiny. In this complex environment, industry […]

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Researchers Getting Faster at Locating App Flaws

Khushi Arora 0

According to a new report which investigated trends in industries’ Attacker Resistance Score (ARS) ratings, penetration testers needed only 18 […]

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Cybersecurity M&A and Funding Update: June 18

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Recent cybersecurity companies that raised capital, announced mergers and acquisitions, or financial or strategic transactions. This week, companies specializing in […]

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Poor Cyber Habits Increased During Pandemic: Report

Ellie Buscemi 0

As a growing number of organizations transition from fully remote workforces, a new report examined security habits of post-pandemic workforces. […]

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Cyber Deal Update: Wiz, EVA Group, Bitglass, & appgate,

Van Michael

Massive expansion continues through acquisition and large-scale capital influx.  Wix raises additional $250 million four months after raising $120 million.  The EVA Group eye’s its seat as a top 3 in France.  Appgate sees $1 billion valuation while going public through NLW’s acquisition. Funding Israeli cybersecurity startup Wiz raises $250 million in latest round of funding at $6 billion valuation.  This […]

CYBER EXECUTIVE MOVES: TransUnion, Kovrr, JLL

Khushi Arora

TransUnion, Kovrr, and JLL nab new chief information security officers. TransUnion, a consumer credit reporting agency based in Chicago, has named Bill Shields as its chief information security officer. Shields joins the company from Visa. Kovrr, an Israel-based cyber risk modelling platform provider, nabbed Philippe Vuilleumier as a member of the company’s chief information security […]

Cyber Deal Update: Orca Security, Carnami, Excygent

Van Michael

Two Homomorphic Encryption outfits fight for superiority through competing rounds of funding. Orca Security closes $550 million in Series C.  Coalition purchases Attune for undisclosed sum.  One Identity acquires OneLogin. Funding Cloud security provider Orca Security closes latest Series C at $550 million.  This round led by Singapore based Temasek provides an updated valuation at $1.8 billion.  This move deepens […]

Cyber Executive Moves: SAIC, Corvus Insurance, Cloudentity

Khushi Arora

SAIC appoints a new CISO, Corvus Insurance gains a new president, and Cloudentity nabs a new chief executive officer with a cybersecurity background. Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC), headquartered in Virginia, has appointed Kevin Brown as its chief information security officer. Brown joins SAIC from medical device company Boston Scientific. Accenture has appointed Jackie Fendrock […]

Cyber Deal Update: Coalition, Akamai, Fireeye & McAfee

Van Michael

Massive growth through expansion and acquisition. SenseOn sees +350% growth. HUB Security buys market access to 40 countries.  Tesserent secures an influx of $25 million to fund yesterday’s acquisitions.  Symphony Technology Group announces plans to buy FireEye’s product business at $1.2 billion with intent to merge McAfee’s enterprise business. Funding In the industry’s mad rush for cybersecurity […]

Cyber DeaL Update: Sternum, Panorays, Ketch

Van Michael

Paris-based Exclusive Networks IPO filing. Latest funding fuels Panoryas’s expansion in the US. LG’s latest buyout drives inroads towards connected car security, while Jungle Disk acquires new product divisions to immediately realize +100% growth. F5’s acquisition of Threat Stack buys real-time threat detection. Funding Exclusive Networks, a Paris-based cybersecurity and cloud solutions provider, filed its […]