Wednesday, April 14, 2021


Cybersecurity is the practice of protecting systems, networks and data from digital attacks. Organizations must have a solid security strategy and implementation program for how they deal with digital security and cyber attacks. Users of networks must be aware of potential security risks and follow corporate policies and guidelines to keep their online environment safe. In this category you find our news articles about cybersecurity.

Expert Blog: Using Open-Source Tools for Network Traffic Analysis

Network traffic monitoring is a particularly important issue these days, especially given the conditions of remote work practices imposed by the COVID-19 pandemic. Modern malicious programs successfully bypass whitelisting techniques and can effectively hide their presence in the system. Let us discuss how to approach the daunting task of network monitoring. Read the Expert Blog by David Balaban.

Accenture Buys Brazil-Based Cybersecurity Firm, Real Protect

Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is extending its cybersecurity presence and capabilities in Latin America by acquiring Real Protect, a privately held, Brazil-based provider of managed security and cyber defense services (MSS). Financial terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.

DomainTools Attracts Strategic Investment from Battery Ventures

Domain name and DNS-based predictive threat intelligence provider DomainTools has attracted significant strategic investment from that Battery Ventures - a global, technology-focused investment firm. The investment is aimed at accelerating growth initiatives.

Cybersecurity Services Company Intraprise Health Acquires HIPAA One

Intraprise Health, a provider of cybersecurity services and solutions, has acquired HIPAA One - a provider of HIPAA compliance automation software. The merger would allow Intraprise Health to offer an integrated set of cybersecurity and compliance software solutions to the healthcare market.

Cloud Compliance Management Firm Caveonix Secures Over $7M in Funding

Caveonix, a company automating compliance and cybersecurity posture management for the hybrid and multi-cloud, has raised $7.3 million in Series A funding. The round was led by First In Capital, as well as other early investors in the company.

Ingram Micro EMEA Adds AppGuard to Its Cybersecurity Portfolio

To more effectively address the rapidly emerging cyber threats to consumer, SMB and enterprise customers throughout the EMEA markets, distributor Ingram Micro has added AppGuard Zero Trust Endpoint Protection to its cybersecurity portfolio in EMEA.

Zscaler Launches Security Assessment Program for SolarWinds Cyberattack

Cloud security provider Zscaler (NASDAQ: ZS) has unveiled a cybersecurity assessment program designed to help organizations assess the SolarWinds supply-chain attack. It would help them analyze potential impact on their organization, while informing adherence to Zscaler’s recommended best practices.

CipherCloud Unveils Multi-Cloud Security Posture Management

CipherCloud, a provider of integrated cloud security and data privacy, has released its CSPM and SSPM solutions capabilities. This new offering would enable CipherCloud clients to prevent unintended cloud misconfigurations that can lead to data loss, while enabling more consistent compliance with industry standards such as GDPR, CCPA, HIPAA and PCI.

Arista Networks Launches Attack Surface Assessment Service

Arista Networks has announced an Attack Surface Assessment, an advanced security service delivered through the recent acquisition of Awake Security. This new offering identifies cybersecurity risks from devices, users or third-party systems, especially those that go unmonitored today since they are beyond the visibility of the security team.

SiteLock Becomes Preferred Website Security Provider for Miss Group

Cybersecurity solutions provider SiteLock will become the preferred website security provider for web hosting company Miss Group. SiteLock will offer scanning and remediation solutions, as well as vulnerability patching and database remediation to Miss Group’s massive customer base.

Surfshark Releases Upgraded Identity Theft Protection Service

Privacy protection company Surfshark has released its upgraded identity theft protection system, Surfshark Alert. The newly upgraded tool detects traces of hacked personal information online, consisting of 60+ different data points.