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Why Firms Are Flocking To The Cloud: Security And Simplicity [Sponsored]

In the webinar on June 5, panelists will discuss the data-security challenges firms face, how the cloud addresses those challenges, and how to move your firm to the cloud.
Tags: Cloud, Law, Cloud Storage, Cybersecurity, Data Security, Cloud Migration, Webinars, Free Webinar, Sponsored Content, Cloud Technology, Tresorit


Guardicore Raises $60M and Moves US HQ to Boston From San Francisco

US-Israeli cybersecurity startup Guardicore is moving its American headquarters from San Francisco to Boston after hiring a Massachusetts marketing executive and raising a $60 million funding round.The Tel Aviv-based company’s decision to run American operations from Boston is a well-worn path for high-tech firms, with more than 200 Israeli-founded businesses employing more than 9,000 people in IT and life sciences roles, according to a 2016 study.Guardicore’s Nathan Perdue tells Xconomy the pr...
Tags: Deals, Boston, Massachusetts, Israel, US, Tel Aviv, San Francisco, Trends, Tech, Cybersecurity, East Coast, Partech Ventures, Battery Ventures, Qumra Capital, Deutsche Telekom Capital Partners, National blog main


WEBINAR: How to Get Enterprise Cyber Security for your Mid-Sized Organization

High-quality cybersecurity posture is typically regarded as the exclusive domain of the large and heavy resourced enterprises – those who can afford a multi-product security stack and a skilled security team to operate it. This implies a grave risk to all organizations who are not part of this group, since the modern threat landscape applies to all, regardless of size and vertical. What is [Author: [email protected] (Exclusive Deals)]
Tags: Network Security, Tech, Cybersecurity, Cyber Security, Webinar, Cybersecurity Framework, Cynet, Enterprise Security, Business Security, Cyber Security Webinar, NIST Framework, Mid Sized Organization


US Tech Giants Google, Intel, Qualcomm, Broadcom Break Up With Huawei

Google has reportedly suspended all businesses with the world's second-biggest smartphone maker, Huawei, and revoked its Android license effective immediately—a move that will have a drastic impact on Huawei devices across the globe. Revoking Android license means Huawei future smartphones will no longer have access to Android updates and apps like Gmail or the Play Store, as well as Google [Author: [email protected] (Mohit Kumar)]
Tags: Google, Android, Tech, Intel, Cybersecurity, Espionage, Huawei, Qualcomm, Broadcom, Technology News, US-China Trade War


Hospitals pushing manufacturers, Israel bombing hackers, Equifax nailed again, Amazon going after Fedex and Ups, Monster computer vulnerability, Huawei presidential order, Mcafee – Norton hack and more Today on TTWCP Radio Show:[05-19-19]

Hospitals pushing manufacturers, Israel bombing hackers, Equifax nailed again, Amazon going after Fedex and Ups, Monster computer vulnerability, Huawei presidential order, Mcafee – Norton hack and more Today on TTWCP Radio Show:[05-19-19] document.createElement('audio'); http://traffic.libsyn.com/cptt/2019-05-18-hospitals_pushing_manufacturers-1007-01-hospitals_pushing_manufacturers-israel_bombing_hackers-equifax_nailed_again-amazon_going...
Tags: Podcast, Sem, Cybersecurity, Hospital, Radio Show, Equifax hack


European Union adopts framework to impose sanctions for foreign cyberattacks

The Council of the European Union established a framework that allows the EU, for the first time, to impose “restrictive measures” – sanctions – on individuals and entities who carry out cyber attacks against it from outside the bloc. It said the aim of the new framework was... ...
Tags: Travel, Security, Europe, News, Internet, Eu, European Union, Cybersecurity, Policy, Hacking, Hackers, Council of the European Union


Boston Tech Watch: Hydrow, Sea Machines, Toast, Pillar & More

[Updated, 9:05 am. See below] Another $100 million for early stage investing in Boston. Check-out machines are becoming clock-in machines. A hundred-plus startups join MassChallenge’s latest cohort in Boston. Read on for more of this week’s Boston tech news.—Rowing machine startup Hydrow added $7 million to the $20 million it raised in its Series A funding round in February. The new capital comes from Green Bay Packers Quarterback Aaron Rodgers’ Rx3 Ventures, The Raptor Group, The Yard Ventures...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Deals, Facebook, Ipo, Boston, Advertising, Trends, Tech, Cybersecurity, Autonomous, Maritime, Venture Capital, Aaron Rodgers, Green Bay Packers, Tripadvisor


MeitY asks WhatsApp for spyware hack details and how many Indian users were affected

MeitY has asked WhatsApp for details about the recent spyware hack that allowed attackers to compromise users’ devices via WhatsApp calls, and the steps it is taking to address the situation, the Economic Times reports. The ministry has also asked the messaging service whether users in India were... ...
Tags: Travel, Security, News, Messaging, India, Social Media, Cybersecurity, Hack, Whatsapp, Spyware, Policy, Economic Times, NSO Group, MeitY


An Inside Look At Insider Threats, Part 2

How companies can deal with bad actors within their organization.
Tags: Technology, Law, Cybersecurity, In-House Counsel, Jennifer DeTrani, Ryan Lai, Vincas Čižiūnas


Whiskey Coffee, Immigration, AI: MassChallenge Austin 2019 Startups

Austin—MassChallenge has picked the 74 early-stage companies that will eventually compete for a portion of $500,000 in cash as a part of its Austin accelerator program. They’re startups that are developing products in a wide range of sectors, including life sciences, agriculture, and artificial intelligence.A majority of the startups are from Texas, although some come from elsewhere in the US and world, including California, Virginia, Mexico, and Israel. Many of the founders are women: 56 perce...
Tags: Startups, Accelerator, Texas, Technology, Magnets, Cloud Computing, Cancer, Israel, Immigration, US, Employment, Trends, Startup, Tech, Diversity, Crops


Whiskey Coffee, Immigration, AI: MassChallenge’s New Austin Cohort

Austin—MassChallenge has picked the 74 early-stage companies that will eventually compete for a portion of $500,000 in cash as a part of its Austin accelerator program. They’re startups that are developing products in a wide range of sectors, including life sciences, agriculture, and artificial intelligence.A majority of the startups are from Texas, although some come from elsewhere in the US and world, including California, Virginia, Mexico, and Israel. Many of the founders are women: 56 perce...
Tags: Startups, Accelerator, Texas, Technology, Magnets, Cloud Computing, Cancer, Israel, Immigration, US, Employment, Trends, Startup, Tech, Diversity, Crops


Report: Trump Expected to Sign Order That Could Bar US Firms From Buying Huawei Telecom Gear

Amid a U.S.-China trade war that, after brief signs of abatement, now seems headed off the rails and continued assertions by U.S. intelligence agencies that Chinese tech giant Huawei poses a national security risk, Donald Trump is poised to sign an executive order that could bar telecommunications companies from…Read more...
Tags: Science, Technology, China, US, Cybersecurity, Spying, Espionage, Donald Trump, Huawei, Tech Policy, Huawei Telecom Gear


Endpoint Security Company CrowdStrike Files Publicly for IPO

CrowdStrike, the cybersecurity company that identified the two Russian government-linked hacker groups that invaded the Democratic National Committee (DNC)’s network during the 2016 presidential campaign, filed publicly for an initial public offering on Tuesday.Sunnyvale, CA-based CrowdStrike sells cloud-based security software and related services by subscription to businesses. Founded in 2011, the company adapted traditional data security safeguards by monitoring not only computers in custome...
Tags: Google, Deals, Startups, Mobile, Hardware, Internet, Entrepreneurship, Ipo, Funding, San Francisco, Trends, Tech, Web, It, Cybersecurity, Russian hackers


Is Your City’s Transportation Network Vulnerable to a Cyberattack?

It seems like you can’t go a day without seeing another headline related to a dramatic cybersecurity breach. You may even feel desensitized to them, taking the “that will never happen to me” mentality. But the truth is, it can happen to anyone, anywhere at anytime. In fact,  there are 1.46 billion data breaches each month, on average. As the internet of things (IoT) moves from theoretical to reality, we need to think beyond virtual identity theft and shift our attention toward much larger...
Tags: Travel, Transportation, Congress, US, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Ukraine, Cybersecurity, Transit, Washington Dc, Autos, Dallas, Commuting, Pentagon, Connected Car, Department Of Homeland Security


Why You Should Update WhatsApp but Not Freak Out

Everyone with WhatsApp on their phone should update to the latest version of the app as soon as possible, the company said on Tuesday. Read more...
Tags: Science, Israel, Cybersecurity, Hacking, Privacy And Security, NSO Group


Respond Raises $20M to Advance Automated Response to Cyberattacks

In business sectors such as warehouse operations, automation may put a company’s current employees out of work in some cases. In the cybersecurity sector, automation can take up a multitude of tasks without displacing any staffers—because there aren’t enough qualified humans right now to fill all the jobs. That’s according to Bay Area cybersecurity company Respond Software, whose software is designed to trigger rapid, automated steps to thwart cyberattacks on businesses.Mountain View, CA-based ...
Tags: Deals, Startups, Microsoft, Internet, Entrepreneurship, Funding, San Francisco, Trends, Tech, Cisco, It, Cybersecurity, Vc, Innovation, Venture Capital, Machine Learning


All you need to know about Whatsapp’s spyware vulnerability; MediaNama’s take

WhatsApp has asked users to upgrade the app to the latest version, and ensure that their mobile operating system is up to date, to protect themselves against a recently discovered (and fixed) vulnerability which used the WhatsApp calling feature to compromise user devices. Earlier this month, the... ...
Tags: Travel, Security, News, Messaging, Social Media, Cybersecurity, Whatsapp, Policy, Citizen Lab, Medianama


Report: WhatsApp Vulnerability Used to Secretly Infect Phones With NSO Group's Notorious Spyware

Powerful spyware developed by Israeli cyber-intelligence company NSO Group exploited a vulnerability in encrypted messaging app WhatsApp to transfer itself to targeted devices, the Financial Times reported on Monday.Read more...
Tags: Science, Technology, Privacy, Saudi Arabia, Israel, Cybersecurity, Whatsapp, Pegasus, Espionage, NSO Group, Cyberweapons, Cyber Intelligence


Avoiding The ‘Data Liability Trap’: Protecting Against Third-Party Data Security Risks

How do you avoid this data liability trap? This is where qualified counsel versed in technology, data security, and data privacy is invaluable.
Tags: Technology, Law, Cybersecurity, Tom Kulik


Hackers collect payment and password info from more than 4,600 sites

Using supply-chain attacks, hackers breached two companies and used malicious code to collect the payment and password data of more than 4,600 websites. The companies attacked were Picreel and Cloud CMS (via its Alpaca Forms project). The post Hackers collect payment and password info from more than 4,600 sites appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: News, Trends, Cybersecurity, Computing, Password Security, Supply-chain Attacks, Malicious Code


New Zealand Seeking Global Support for Pledge to Counter Extremist Content Online

New Zealand’s Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is preparing a global push called the “Christchurch Call” to compel large internet platforms to do more about extremist content in the wake of a massacre of 51 Muslims at mosque in the country in March, the New York Times reported on Sunday.Read more...
Tags: Facebook, Science, Technology, Social Media, Cybersecurity, New York Times, New Zealand, Extremism, Christchurch, Jacinda Ardern


‘Too much funding going into cybersecurity today’: hacker turned CEO

‘Too much funding going into cybersecurity today’: hacker turned CEO A hacker turned CEO says corporations are pouring too much money into cybersecurity and they are often too slow to realize that some of their biggest vulnerabilities are the easiest ones to protect. Worldwide sp...
Tags: Money, Uncategorized, Ceo, Sem, Cybersecurity, Hacker, Radio Show, Cisco System


Database with personal information of over 275 million Indians hijacked: Report

An unprotected database with personal information of more than 275 million Indians has been hijacked by hackers, who may have stolen all or some of the data, reports Bob Diachenko, a security consultant and journalist at SecurityDiscovery.com. Diachenko said he found the unsecured and publicly... ...
Tags: Travel, Security, News, Privacy, Cybersecurity, Data Breach, Personal Data, Mongodb, Bob Diachenko, Diachenko


Amazon Says 'Extensive' Fraud Allowed Cybercriminals to Siphon Cash From Seller Accounts

UK legal documents obtained by Bloomberg show that e-commerce titan Amazon fell prey to “extensive” fraud that allowed cybercriminals to obtain access to around 100 seller accounts and transfer cash into their bank accounts, with the company confirming to the news agency that it had completed an investigation into…Read more...
Tags: Amazon, UK, Science, Technology, Crime, Bloomberg, Cybersecurity, Fraud, Cybercrime, Hacking, Courts, Hackers, Phishing, Amazon Marketplace, Amazon Says Extensive Fraud


Baltimore's Government Held Hostage by Ransomware Attack

For the second time in just over a year, Baltimore has fallen victim to a major cyberattack. Last year, hackers targeted the city’s 911 emergency system, but this time around, the city government’s files are being held hostage by ransomware.Read more...
Tags: Science, Cybersecurity, Ransomware, Hackers, Baltimore, Privacy And Security


BroadGroup Announces Shortlist for the 12th Annual Datacloud Global Awards

London/Monaco, 8 May 2019 – These prestigious awards recognise the teams, products, innovations, initiatives and projects that demonstrate data centre and Edge and cloud innovation and service excellence.   The results selected by an independent international panel of expert Judges Read more… The post BroadGroup Announces Shortlist for the 12th Annual Datacloud Global Awards appeared first on Guest Post, Telecom Media & Technology News, Trends, PR | TechRecur.com.
Tags: Cloud, Seo, Cybersecurity, Cyber Security, Innovation, Event, Smart Cities, 5g, London Monaco, BroadGroup, 5g Deployment, Guest Post Telecom Media Technology News, Cloud Innovation, Datacloud Global Awards, IT architecture


One of the World's Largest Crypto Exchanges, Binance, Hacked to the Tune of $40 Million

Cryptocurrency trading hub Binance, one of the world’s largest, has confirmed it lost about 7,000 Bitcoins (around $40 million) to hackers after its so-called “hot wallet,” i.e. one connected to the internet and used to process transactions, was breached, Bloomberg reported on Tuesday.Read more...
Tags: Science, Technology, Finance, Bloomberg, Cybersecurity, Bitcoin, Hacks, Crypto, Hackers, Cryptocurrency, Binance


Reports: Police Bust Deep Dot Web, Saying It Made Millions Off Referral Links to Dark Web Markets

The FBI working in conjunction with authorities in multiple nations has arrested several individuals in connection with their involvement in Deep Dot Web, a website that allegedly profiteered by taking commissions on referral links to dark web markets, TechCrunch reported on Tuesday. It has also seized domains…Read more...
Tags: Science, Technology, Crime, Privacy, Affiliate Marketing, Cybersecurity, Fbi, Law Enforcement, Bitcoin, Dark Web, Doj, Cryptocurrency, Deep Dot Web, Deepdotweb


Exabeam Raises $75M To Compete With Splunk, Other Security Leaders

Landing its second shot of new capital in less than a year, cybersecurity startup Exabeam announced today it secured $75 million in a Series E funding round co-led by new investor Sapphire Ventures and returning investor Lightspeed Venture Partners.San Mateo, CA-based Exabeam says the cash boost will fund its competitive push in a cybersecurity specialty called SIEM, or security information and event management. SIEM companies make software that captures data streaming from machines, such as ne...
Tags: Deals, Startups, Mobile, Hardware, Internet, Entrepreneurship, Cloud Storage, Funding, San Francisco, Trends, Tech, Web, It, Cybersecurity, Data Breach, Vc


What Is The Best Internet Security For Small Business?

It is okay to secure your business premises with all the physical accessories such as alarms, locks, and even surveillance. But the world is now changed, and technology rules every… Read more » The post What Is The Best Internet Security For Small Business? appeared first on Noobpreneur.com.
Tags: Business, Cybersecurity, Info Tech