Woodstock Wire: Enterprise Security News

May 16, 2022

Almost Two-thirds of Organizations Have Responded to a Cyberattack with a Disaster Recovery Solution in the Last 12 Months, According to New Research

Business Wire -- Zerto, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company, recently commissioned IDC to conduct a major ransomware and disaster preparedness survey, which revealed that 79% of respondents have activated a disaster recovery (DR) response within the past 12 months. Nearly...

May 16, 2022 01:26 AM

New SANS Product Review Explores LogicHub Security Automation Capabilities

Business Wire -- Leading security orchestration, automation, and response (SOAR) and managed detection and response (MDR) provider LogicHub today announced the publication of the new SANS Product Review "LogicHub Security Automation Capabilities Review." The detailed...

May 16, 2022 12:02 AM

May 15, 2022

ForgeRock Expands Its Use of AI With the Introduction of Autonomous Access

Business Wire -- ForgeRock(r) (NYSE: FORG), a global digital identity leader, today introduced ForgeRock Autonomous Access, a new solution that uses artificial intelligence (AI) to prevent identity-based cyber attacks and fraud. The new solution monitors login requests...

May 15, 2022 11:52 PM

GuidePoint Security Launches GuidePoint Security University (GPSU) to Address the Cybersecurity Skills Gap

Business Wire -- Recent numbers on the cybersecurity skills shortage shows more than 2.72 million open positions, with the global workforce needing to grow 65% to effectively defend organizations' critical assets1. GuidePoint Security, a cybersecurity...

May 15, 2022 11:34 PM

Veritas Joins Sheltered Harbor Alliance Partner Program as a Solution Provider to Further Protect Financial Sector Customers from Cyber Attacks

Business Wire -- Veritas Technologies, a leader in multi-cloud data management, today announced that it has joined the financial sector not-for-profit initiative, Sheltered Harbor, as a technology solution provider under its Alliance Partner program. This...

May 15, 2022 11:25 PM

World's Largest Cybersecurity Benchmarking Study Finds that Top Executives Believe their Organizations are Not Prepared for New Era of Risk

Business Wire -- ThoughtLab, a leading global research firm, announced the findings of its 2022 cybersecurity benchmarking study.

May 15, 2022 11:24 PM

Ukrainian Consumers Targeted with 5X Increase in Digital Malware Attacks

Business Wire -- The Media Trust Detects Ukrainian Consumers Targeted with 5X Increase in Digital Malware Attacks

May 15, 2022 11:13 PM

SpyCloud Report: Fortune 1000 Employees Pose Elevated Cyber Risk to Companies

Business Wire -- SpyCloud, the leader in account takeover and fraud prevention, today published its 2022 SpyCloud Fortune 1000 Identity Exposure Report, an annual analysis of identity exposure among employees of Fortune 1000 companies in key sectors such...

May 15, 2022 11:12 PM

Trellix Accelerates Growth in First 100 Days

Business Wire -- Trellix, the cybersecurity company delivering the future of extended detection and response (XDR), today announced key milestones, strong financial performance across the globe, and continued momentum following the launch of the new company in January....

May 15, 2022 11:10 PM

May 10, 2022

How to Check if Your F5 BIG-IP Device Is Vulnerable

Infosec -- Dark Reading - This Tech Tip walks network administrators through the steps to address the latest critical remote code execution vulnerability (CVE-2022-1388) in F5's BIG-IP management interface.

May 10, 2022 04:35 AM

Microsoft launches cybersecurity services to help clients fight off ransomware and other attacks

Media -- CNBC - Tech - Microsoft is introducing services to help companies fend off cybersecurity threats at a time when the market faces a severe talent shortage.

May 10, 2022 04:03 AM

Microsoft aims to boost growing cybersecurity business with new managed services

Tech -- GeekWire - Microsoft is diving deeper into cybersecurity with three new managed services to help companies with their security needs.



Microsoft Security Experts "combines expert-trained technology...

May 10, 2022 04:01 AM

Update now! F5 BIG-IP vulnerability being actively exploited

Infosec -- Malwarebytes Unpacked - The Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC) has announced it is aware of the existence of Proof of Concept (PoC) code exploiting a F5 Security Advisory Addressing Multiple Vulnerabilities in its BIG-IP Product Range.

May 10, 2022 03:29 AM

May 08, 2022

This Week in Security: uClibc and DNS Poisoning, Encryption is Hard, and the Goat

EE -- Hackaday - DNS spoofing/poisoning is the attack discovered by [Dan Kaminski] back in 2008 that simply refuses to go away. This week a vulnerability was announced in the uClibc and uClibc-ng standard libraries, making a DNS poisoning attack practical once...

May 08, 2022 08:45 PM

Your Phone May Soon Replace Many of Your Passwords

Infosec -- Krebs on Security - Apple, Google and Microsoft announced this week they will soon support an approach to authentication that avoids passwords altogether, and instead requires users to merely unlock their smartphones to sign in to websites or online services....

May 08, 2022 08:30 PM

WordPress sites getting hacked 'within seconds' of TLS certificates being issued

Infosec -- The Daily Swig - Attackers pounce before site owners can activate the installation wizard

May 08, 2022 08:19 PM

Vulnerable Docker Installations Are A Playhouse for Malware Attacks

Infosec -- Security Affairs - Uptycs researchers identified ongoing malicious campaigns through our Docker honeypot targeting exposed Docker API.



The Uptycs Threat Research team has identified ongoing malicious campaigns through our Docker honeypot targeting...

May 08, 2022 08:18 PM

One Year In, Cyber Executive Order Progress is Under Way, But Early Stage

Business Wire -- Ninety-one percent of Federal cybersecurity decision-makers say the 2021 Executive Order (EO) on Improving the Nation's Cybersecurity has made U.S. data and critical infrastructure safer, but just 28 percent say significantly safer, according to Impact...

May 08, 2022 03:54 AM

May 05, 2022

Researchers find new vulnerability with Apple Silicon chips

Tech -- Digital Trends - Researchers discovered a new vulnerability that could leak data to an attacker. Fortunately, it's pretty benign for now.

May 05, 2022 04:40 AM

Open Systems Named in the 2022 Gartner(r) Market Guide for Managed Security Services

Business Wire -- Open Systems, the only cybersecurity services provider with Mission Control, today announced that it has been listed as one of 40 Representative Vendors in the 2022 Gartner Market Guide for Managed Security Services1 (MSS). The latest Gartner Market Guide...

May 05, 2022 02:49 AM

May 04, 2022

Cisco Senior Director of Enterprise Security Josephina Fernandez Joins Identity Defined Security Alliance Customer Advisory Board

Globe Newswire -- Technology - Fernandez will join fellow IDSA members on upcoming panel to discuss best practices for implementing zero trust Fernandez will join fellow IDSA members on upcoming panel to discuss best practices for implementing zero trust

May 04, 2022 03:00 AM

May 02, 2022

Malware toolkit compared to Swiss army knife

Media -- Electronics360 - The U.S. Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency, the U.S. National Security Agency and the FBI issued a joint notice recently about a new hacker toolset that may be capable of interfering with a wide range of industrial control...

May 02, 2022 01:55 AM

May 01, 2022

Carmakers urged to shore up cybersecurity

Media -- DIGITIMES - Up to 700 million connected cars will be part of the Internet of Vehicles (IoV) in the next 3-5 years, suggesting that the number of cybersecurity incidents will be ascending, according to Trend Micro.

May 01, 2022 03:29 AM

April 28, 2022

KnowBe4 Announces Date of First Quarter 2022 Financial Results

Globe Newswire -- KnowBe4, Inc. (NASDAQ: KNBE), the provider of the world's largest security awareness training and simulated phishing platform, today announced that it expects to release financial results for its first quarter of 2022 before market on May 10, 2022. KnowBe4...

April 28, 2022 04:46 AM

Fidelis Cybersecurity Active XDR Platform Expands to Open XDR

Business Wire -- Fidelis Cybersecurity, the industry innovator in Active eXtended Detection and Response (XDR) solutions trusted by Fortune 100 firms and government organizations worldwide, announced a more robust and open XDR platform with improvements...

April 28, 2022 04:33 AM

Bitwarden Releases Global Password Survey in Advance of World Password Day

Business Wire -- Bitwarden, the leading open source password manager for both consumers and business, announced today the results of its second annual global password management survey, in advance of World Password Day on May 5th, 2022. While receptive to...

April 28, 2022 04:32 AM

April 25, 2022

Your Lenovo Is Vulnerable to a New Malware Attack

Life -- Lifehacker - Lenovo laptop users need to install critical security patches right away to fix several major vulnerabilities that leave their device open to dangerous malware attacks.

April 25, 2022 03:27 AM

Sophos Firewall Advancements Boost Network Performance and Flexibility

Globe Newswire -- Technology - New Sophos Firewall Features Software-Defined Wide Area Network (SD-WAN) Capabilities and Best-in-Class Virtual Private Network (VPN) Performance New Sophos Firewall Features Software-Defined Wide Area Network (SD-WAN) Capabilities and Best-in-Class...

April 25, 2022 03:20 AM

BreachBits Announces BreachRisk, The New Standard in Cyber Risk Scoring

Business Wire -- BreachRisk from BreachBits provides companies, insurers, portfolio managers and others with a simplified cyber risk score to continuously assess risk.

April 25, 2022 02:22 AM

CyberArk Delivers 99.99% Availability for Identity Customers

Business Wire -- CyberArk (NASDAQ: CYBR), the global leader in Identity Security, announced it achieved "four nines" (99.99%) of uptime availability for its innovative CyberArk Identity solution. CyberArk offers high availability with resilient, scalable architecture...

April 25, 2022 02:22 AM

ForgeRock's Next-Generation Authenticator App is Now Available

Business Wire -- ForgeRock(r) (NYSE: FORG), a global digital identity leader, announced today the availability of its next-generation Authenticator App. The redesigned app offers a quicker and simpler login process and provides improved navigation, in addition to new...

April 25, 2022 02:18 AM

Comcast Business 2021 DDoS Threat Report: DDoS Becomes a Bigger Priority as Multi-vector Attacks Are on the Rise

Business Wire -- Comcast Business today published results from its 2021 Comcast Business DDoS Threat Report. The report provides an overview of the Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack landscape, trends experienced by Comcast Business customers and insights for...

April 25, 2022 01:34 AM

AttackIQ Announces Integration with Vectra AI Threat Detection and Response Platform to Help Customers Optimize their Security Control Effectiveness

Business Wire -- AttackIQ(r), the leading independent vendor of Breach and Attack Simulation (BAS) systems, today announced a new integration with Vectra(r), an AI-driven threat detection and response platform that enables joint customers to detect attacks that have bypassed...

April 25, 2022 01:30 AM

April 20, 2022

ThreatLocker Raises $100M Series C to Bring Zero Trust Endpoint Security to More Organizations

Business Wire -- ThreatLocker, a global cybersecurity leader that offers a Zero Trust endpoint security solution, today announced it has raised $100M in Series C funding led by global growth equity firm General Atlantic, with participation from existing investors Elephant...

April 20, 2022 03:35 AM

April 18, 2022

Beyond Identity Expands Integrations With Leading SSO Providers

Globe Newswire -- Technology - New Integrations With CyberArk, Google Cloud, OneLogin by One Identity, Shibboleth, and VMware Augment Robust Passwordless MFA Ecosystem New Integrations With CyberArk, Google Cloud, OneLogin by One Identity, Shibboleth, and VMware Augment...

April 18, 2022 02:59 AM

Sophos Unveils Powerful Cloud Workload Protection Advancements with New Linux and Container Security Offerings

Globe Newswire -- Technology - Enhancements Accelerate Cyberthreat Detection and Response, Improve Security Operations and Bolster Application Performance Enhancements Accelerate Cyberthreat Detection and Response, Improve Security Operations and Bolster Application Performance

April 18, 2022 02:56 AM

Absolute Software Introduces Ransomware Response Offering

Business Wire -- Absolute Software(tm) (NASDAQ: ABST) (TSX: ABST), a leader in self-healing endpoint and secure access solutions, today announced the availability of Absolute Ransomware Response, enabling customers to strengthen preparedness and accelerate...

April 18, 2022 02:50 AM

Trellix Report Gauges Cyber Readiness of German, British and French Government Agencies and Critical Infrastructure Providers

Business Wire -- Trellix, the cybersecurity company delivering the future of extended detection and response (XDR), today released a global Cyber Readiness Report gauging technology adoption and perceptions of government cybersecurity leadership related to cybersecurity...

April 18, 2022 02:48 AM

Trellix Report Gauges Cyber Readiness of Indian, Australian and Japanese Government Agencies and Critical Infrastructure Providers

Business Wire -- Trellix, the cybersecurity company delivering the future of extended detection and response (XDR), today released a global Cyber Readiness Report gauging technology adoption and perceptions of government cybersecurity leadership related to cybersecurity...

April 18, 2022 02:48 AM

Trellix Report Reveals Key U.S. Critical Infrastructure Providers Lack Advanced Cyber Defenses

Business Wire -- Trellix, the cybersecurity company delivering the future of extended detection and response (XDR), today released a global Cyber Readiness Report investigating how U.S. critical infrastructure providers are preparing to defend themselves against cyberattacks....

April 18, 2022 02:48 AM

April 13, 2022

Canadian Organizations Suffer Detrimental Business Losses Due to a Lack of Penetration Testing

Business Wire -- New research from CDW Canada reveals financial, productivity and data losses resulting from a failure to conduct regular threat assessments

April 13, 2022 12:02 AM

April 12, 2022

CyberArk Report: Massive Growth of Digital Identities Is Driving Rise in Cybersecurity Debt

Business Wire -- A new global report released today by CyberArk (NASDAQ: CYBR) shows that 79% of senior security professionals state that cybersecurity has taken a back seat in the last year in favor of accelerating other digital business initiatives. The CyberArk 2022...

April 12, 2022 11:56 PM

Breaches by the Numbers: Adapting to Regional Challenges Is Imperative

Think -- Forrester Blogs - 63% of organizations were breached in the past year, and it cost them an average of $2.4M per breach.

April 12, 2022 11:09 PM

F5 investigating reports of NGINX zero day

Infosec -- Record by Recorded Future - Application security giant F5 said it is investigating an alleged zero day vulnerability affecting the NGINX Web Server.



"We are aware of reports of an issue with NGINX Web Server. We have prioritized investigating the...

April 12, 2022 04:22 AM

Microsoft's New Autopatch Feature to Help Businesses Keep Their Systems Up-to-Date

Infosec -- The Hacker News - Microsoft last week announced that it intends to make generally available a feature called Autopatch as part of Windows Enterprise E3 in July 2022.

"This service will keep Windows and Office software on enrolled endpoints up-to-date...

April 12, 2022 03:57 AM

LetsExchange Acquires Crypto Aggregator Alligat0r...

Globe Newswire -- Launched in March 2021, LetsExchange.io has rapidly become one of the leading instant exchanges in the crypto sphere. As part of its expansion plans, LetsExchange has closed a deal to acquire Alligat0r, a startup company running a successful crypto...

April 12, 2022 02:44 AM

April 10, 2022

Microsoft expands cybersecurity skills initiative to 23 more countries as latest attacks show problem

Tech -- GeekWire - The cybersecurity skills gap is growing around the world, this Microsoft graphic shows. Microsoft is expanding its cybersecurity training program globally, seeking to give workers the skills needed to help fill what...

April 10, 2022 06:19 AM

Ashton Kutcher-Backed Cybersecurity Firm Coro Secures $80M in Funding

Media -- PYMNTS.com - Coro, the Ashton Kutcher-backed cybersecurity firm, has raised $60 million following 300% year-over-year growth for three consecutive years, the New York-based company announced Tuesday (April 5).

These funds will be used to accelerate the...

April 10, 2022 04:33 AM