Category: Movers & Shakers

The Pace of Trump’s Policy Agenda: Three Big ‘Ifs’

The Pace of Trump’s Policy Agenda: Three Big ‘Ifs’

By Libby Cantrill, PIMCO’s head of public policy and a regular contributor to the PIMCO Blog. It’s hard to believe that U.S. President Donald Trump has only been in office for a month, given the dizzying activity in Washington. Yet our observations from before the inauguration seem to be holding true, at least so far: Governing […]

Addressing global cybersecurity challenge, CompTIA unveils groundbreaking certification

Addressing global cybersecurity challenge, CompTIA unveils groundbreaking certification

CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst (CSA+) first to incorporate in-depth behavioural analytics Cybersecurity is unarguably the world’s paramount IT challenge, requiring a highly trained workforce with advanced skills capable of moving beyond traditional approaches. CompTIA has unveiled a groundbreaking, vendor-neutral certification, CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst (CSA+), the first of its kind to bring behavioural analytics to the forefront […]

Splunk Customers Find Threats Faster with Adaptive Response

Splunk Customers Find Threats Faster with Adaptive Response

Splunk and Partners to Demonstrate New Capabilities at RSA Conference 2017 Splunk has announced five new members of the Splunk Adaptive Response Initiative. The growing program, initially announced last year, is a best-of-breed security initiative helping organizations better analyze, assess and respond to advanced attacks within their Security Operations Center (SOC). New members integrate security policy […]

Context Warns of Cyber Spy in the Boardroom

Context Warns of Cyber Spy in the Boardroom

Security Researchers demonstrate ease of hacking into conference phones to listen in Criminals can gain a treasure trove of sensitive information by listening in to board meetings, suggest security researchers at Context Information Security, who have shown that some conference phone systems might be at risk from hackers.   The Context team managed to gain […]

Symantec Unveils the Industry’s Most Complete Cloud Security Solution to Address the Distinct Security Challenges of the Cloud Generation

Symantec Unveils the Industry’s Most Complete Cloud Security Solution to Address the Distinct Security Challenges of the Cloud Generation

The Symantec Cloud Security Platform ensures information security and protects against threats across the cloud spectrum Symantec has introduced new innovations to its Symantec Cloud Security Platform, further extending its leadership as the industry’s most comprehensive cloud security offering. As enterprises embrace cloud applications and infrastructure at an unparalleled rate, Symantec is enabling this transition to […]

Cylance names Daniel Doimo as President and Chief Operating Officer

Cylance names Daniel Doimo as President and Chief Operating Officer

Appoints global leader and proven business executive to oversee revenue operations, professional services and business development  Cylance has announced that Daniel Doimo has been named President and Chief Operating Officer (COO). Doimo brings extensive management experience and global perspective to Cylance’s executive team during a period of rapid growth and expansion. As President and COO, Doimo […]

HP reinvents security with global campaign starring Christian Slater

HP reinvents security with global campaign starring Christian Slater

The Wolf web series part of new “HP Secure” call to action HP has introduced the first of a series of global initiatives to elevate awareness of the security risks facing businesses and consumers. It kicks off with award-winning actor Christian Slater and the premiere of the newly launched HP Studios’ web series, The Wolf, highlighting […]

Cylance Recommended in NSS Labs’ First Next-generation Advanced Endpoint Protection Test

Cylance Recommended in NSS Labs’ First Next-generation Advanced Endpoint Protection Test

CylancePROTECT AI-based malware prevention product achieves leading scores in Efficacy and Total Cost of Ownership Cylance, the company replacing traditional antivirus with AI-powered prevention that blocks everyday malware along with today’s most advanced cyber threats, has announced that it has earned the NSS Labs Recommended Rating in that organization’s first-ever Advanced Endpoint Protection (AEP) test. […]

SecureWorks Teams with Carbon Black to Deliver Automated Cyber Threat Prevention to Clients with SaaS-Based, Next-Generation Antivirus Solution

SecureWorks Teams with Carbon Black to Deliver Automated Cyber Threat Prevention to Clients with SaaS-Based, Next-Generation Antivirus Solution

SecureWorks and Carbon Black are teaming up to bring managed, next-generation antivirus (NGAV) protection to clients to block sophisticated security threats. As a part of SecureWorks’ advanced endpoint security solutions, SecureWorks will offer Advanced Endpoint Threat Prevention (AETP), a next-generation antivirus service powered by Carbon Black’s Cb Defense. Using a combination of endpoint and cloud-based technologies, Cb […]

Cylance Outperforms Five Legacy AV Vendors in AV-TEST Study  Featuring Side-by-Side Testing Against Unknown and Known Malware

Cylance Outperforms Five Legacy AV Vendors in AV-TEST Study Featuring Side-by-Side Testing Against Unknown and Known Malware

AV-TEST compares Cylance against five signature-based antivirus software suites; Results show Cylance with more than 97 percent efficacy against unknown threats versus a 42 percent average by legacy AV vendors Cylance, the company replacing antivirus with AI-powered prevention blocking everyday malware along with the most advanced cyber threats available, has announced the results of an […]