White House Staffers Can't Use Personal Smartphones Anymore, and More Security News This Week

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JASK: Modernizing security operations via an Autonomous Security Operations Center

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Driven by AI and ML, the JASK autonomous security operations center (ASOC) platform frees analysts to become proactive threat investigators and responders. We believe the JASK approach is exactly what is needed in the continual struggle to automate security response.

Corelight: Powerful network visibility solution for security professionals

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Company CTO Cyber Threat Intelligence Network Traffic and Analysis Security Companies CorelightCorelight was founded by the creators of the open-source Bro project.

Contrast Security

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Contrast security seeks to usher in a new era of self-protecting software. From their website: Contrast Security is the world’s leading provider of security technology that enables software applications to protect themselves against cyberattacks. Only Contrast has intelligent agents that work actively inside applications to prevent data breaches, defeat hackers and secure the entire enterprise from development, to operations, to production. Research Team.

Security Frameworks…Useless?

Doctor Chaos

I was recently in a very high-cost (around $6K), one-week security course in San Francisco. You can infer the institution. The instructor was dynamic, and the topic was focused on technical hacking. A how-to for breaking into computers, detecting the break-in, etc. At the end of the week there was a little ‘capture the flag’ […]. InfoSec compliance framework NIST PCI

Skyhigh Networks: CASB Security

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Skyhigh is a leader in CASB, and are known for their focus on making cloud services safe for the enterprise while meeting security, compliance and government requirements. CASB Security CompaniesSkyhigh is now part of McAfee. Smart move there McAfee!

Building The Language Bridge Between Security and the C-Suite

Forrester IT

If you had half an hour with a board member, and you wanted to get coaching from them about how to communicate with them about security, what would you ask them?

Security technology and online casinos

Doctor Chaos

Online casinos and playersare at risk from a wide number of security threats £7.5 InfoSec casino infosec security awareness

Cyber security a business necessity

Computer Weekly

Cyber security is a business necessity, according to the T-Mobile security chief in Poland

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Cloud Security Spending Will Grow To $3.5 Billion By 2021

Forrester IT

What does this mean for cloud security? · This rapid shift to the cloud raises new issues and challenges for security and risk professionals. Traditional perimeter-based security tools do little to protect cloud workloads. Securing data and applications that reside in the cloud is increasingly critical as more mission-critical apps and high-value data and intellectual property move to the cloud. Cloud Security. cloud access security brokers.

Getting started with a career in Cyber Security and Information Security

Doctor Chaos

The Information Security Profession – Where do I Start? I am often asked by individuals to provide advice or guidance on how to get started in the field of information security. Cyber InfoSec education infosec security awareness tools training

Verisign: Security Services

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This feat alone requires world class best technology design, operation, maintenance and security skills. Verisign provides services and technology capabilities to enterprises including Managed DNS, Recursive DNS, DDoS protection and security threat intelligence offerings.

Alert Logic: Cloud Security as a Service

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Alert Logic is widely known as an a provider of managed security services which can provide continuous monitoring and response managed by experts for firms using cloud, on-prem or hybrid architectures. Managed Services, Outsourced Security Alert Logic

Garrison: Secure Web Browsing

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With this post, we are initializing our coverage of Garrison Technology, a revolutionary provider of ultra-secure web browsing. Internet access for government employees presents one of the gravest threats to enterprise cyber security today. Company CTO Cyber Security News Security CompaniesCompromises on federal networks via spear phishing, watering hole attacks and drive-by-downloads permits cyber attackers ranging from criminals to nation states […].

Does Virtual Reality Create New Security Threats?

Doctor Chaos

For many years, virtual reality was something from science fiction movies. It was something that might be possible in the future, but it has already arrived. The pace of technology has moved so quickly in the past few years that there are many things that for a while were just in our imaginations.

Cyber Security in Aviation

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Whether or not Roberts’ claims were true or whether or not his intentions were malicious, he brought to light the significant need to readdress aviation cyber security. During the 2015 Global Connected Aircraft Summit , a session was dedicated to the topic of aviation cyber security: “Cyber Security: How Can a Connected Aircraft Manage This Threat?” The increase of technology does not match the increase in technology security.

Recovering From a Security Breach

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There are few things more unsettling for a company than being the victim of a security breach. If you’re looking to recover from your own security breach, it’s best to keep the following tips in mind. Cyber Security Cyber Threats NewsRick Delgado.

IoT security window closing

Computer Weekly

The window of opportunity for addressing security risks in internet of things devices is closing rapidly, according to Intel's IoT security manager

Cisco Purchases Duo Security for $2.3B

Forrester IT

Today, Cisco announced that it has acquired Ann Arbor, Michigan/California-based Duo Security for $2.35 Founded in 2010, Duo Security has been growing rapidly over the last few years with its multifactor authentication (MFA) offering and has raised over $120 million in venture financing to date. Based on Forrester’s estimates of Duo Security’s […]. age of the customer security & risk duo security

Automation For The Better Good - Security

Forrester IT

What these tasks have in common (in addition to relying on automation): a critical dependence on security. In a world where infrastructure-as-code scales quickly and massively scales, it is crucial to bake in security at every level of the stack. Information Security. Security Operations & Program Governance. application security.

How to secure SaaS: Understanding the cloud’s security layers

David Linthicum

When you address security in the cloud for your enterprise use, you need to think of it in several layers: To read this article in full, please click here (Insider Story

BlueBox Security: Serving the corporate world by securing mobile data

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Bluebox Security is saving the corporate world from information thievery by securing company data as it interacts with employee mobile devices & services. Company Security Companies bluebox Mobile device

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Security technology and online casinos

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Online casinos and playersare at risk from a wide number of security threats £7.5 InfoSec casinos infosec security awarenessmillion worth of chips was stolen online in 2011 Cyber-attacks are expected to cost global businesses $2 trillion by 2019 Software called NORA has been developed to prevent cyber attacks Phishing is a popular way of scamming casino players There’s no […].

BluVector: Revolutionizing network security with state-of-the-art AI

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BluVector is revolutionizing network security with state-of-the-art AI, sensing and responding to the world's most sophisticated threats in real time. The BluVector team brings deep experience, including work in sensitive national security missions for the US Intelligence Community.

How to get the most cloud security

David Linthicum

Infact, you can reduce your risk more this way than with just the use of modern cloud security software and best security practices. Unfortunately, most companies just try to toss technology at security problems. Even when they do an amazing job locking up their cloud-based systems, they still run a high risk because staffers are now the biggest security hole, and the only way to plug that hole is through training.

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Innovative Thinking Is Hurting Security; We Need Disruptive Ideas

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Security professionals by their nature are risk averse. Thus it’s no surprise that the security industry is defined by incremental innovation. Unfortunately "innovative security" strategy is leading to an increase in cyber security failures. Junaid Islam.

How Google’s Custom Security Chip Secures Servers at Boot

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Software security tools are increasingly augmented with dedicated security processors Read More. Design Google Hardware Security

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Cyber security requires man and machine, says F-Secure

Computer Weekly

Like other cyber security firms, Finland’s F-Secure is building an artificial intelligence capability into its products and services, but says this is no replacement for cyber security professionals

The October 2013 security updates

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MS13-080 | Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer This security update resolves 9* issues in Internet Explorer. MS13-081 | Vulnerabilities in Windows Kernel-Mode Drivers Could Allow Remote Code Execution This security update resolves seven issues in Microsoft Windows.

“That’s Not My Job”: I&O’s Role Shift When It Comes To Security

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infrastructure & operations security & risk security analytics security automation & orchestration zero trust Automation Security & RiskIn the halcyon days of my sysadmin youth, my team was asked to perform entitlement reviews on sensitive systems. When we were asked to determine who should have access to what, my director responded in a way I would never forget: “That’s not my job.” ” It sounds snarky, but he was correct.

CipherCloud: New approaches to cloud security

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CipherCloud has a very unique approach to enhancing security of enterprise data in the cloud. The post CipherCloud: New approaches to cloud security appeared first on CTOvision.com. Cloud Computing Company Security Companies ciphercloud

FedCloud Security Roadmap for 2018

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As the Government continues to migrate to the cloud it becomes critical to integrate stronger security into its operations. Cloud and data security must go together. While cloud computing provides valuable IT architectures and solutions for government agencies, it also requires them to relinquish data security to public cloud service providers. Cloud Computing Cyber Security QuintessenceLabs

Intel makes security-first pledge

Computer Weekly

As it scrambles to deal with the Meltdown and Spectre processor exploits, Intel has made a series of security commitments

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Intel Security shifts channel strategy

Computer Weekly

Intel Security adjusts its channel strategy in response to a market shift towards services-based security

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Security Think Tank: Cyber security is everyone’s responsibility

Computer Weekly

How can information security professionals help organisations to understand the cyber risks across increasingly digital businesses