New CEO Bob VanKirk wants to capitalize on SonicWall's distributed network technology and strength in the education and state and local government sectors to expand beyond the company's traditional strength with small and mid-sized businesses and into larger enterprises.
The latest edition of the ISMG Security Report discusses how ransomware groups continue to refine their shakedown tactics and monetization models, highlights from this year's Black Hat conference and why helping those below the "InfoSec poverty line" matters to businesses.
Identity, observability, log management and cloud security have been CrowdStrike's biggest areas of investment during 2022, says CTO Michael Sentonas. The company protects against the abuse of identities through a stand-alone capability embedded on the Falcon sensor.
SIEM can play a key role in aggregating log data for compliance or auditing purposes, but when it comes to identifying threat activity in an IT environment, nothing beats XDR, which excels at using advanced techniques to pinpoint threats in high volumes of data, says Secureworks' Ryan Alban.
Companies continue to struggle with prioritizing which vulnerabilities present the greatest risk to the business and need to be remediated first since vulnerability scoring is too often based on a static set of what could happen if an issue is exploited, says Qualys President and CEO Sumedh Thakar.
Security executives at Black Hat USA 2022 discuss the latest cybersecurity trends from confidential computing and unified threat hunting languages to attack surface management and recovery services, social engineering campaigns and blockchain vulnerabilities.
Black Hat USA 2022 opened with somber warnings from Chris Krebs about why application developers, vendors and the government need to solve major industry challenges. Key security executives also discussed DNS visibility, cloud security, patch management, APT strategies and supply chain woes.
An open architecture, a single pane of glass and robust endpoint security are vital to fueling Trellix's growth in XDR, says Chief Product Officer Aparna Rayasam. Trellix has given customers a unified view into their security posture for configuration, reporting and forensic purposes.
According to ESG, “More than half of IT and security professionals involved with cybersecurity surveyed think SecOps is more difficult today vs. two years ago.” Yet, improvements are taking place as teams adopt future-forward practices, including deploying XDR solutions. In this e-book, you’ll get insights into...
Since its inception in 2018, XDR has become somewhat of a powder-keg topic. It has garnered everything from praise to skepticism about its abilities and expectations.
Yet, rather than debate the nuances of individual offerings, check out this healthy discussion on the myths and misconceptions about XDR to cut...
Every healthcare entity needs to increase its SecOps team’s capacity to stay ahead of emerging threats. Consolidating an organization's security tools into a holistic ecosystem that’s always learning and adapting is key.
Swimlane has raised $70 million to expand its clientele beyond the Fortune 2000 and acquire more customers in Europe and Asia-Pacific. The company plans to hire more personnel focused on sales, marketing and partnerships to make the company's low-code security automation platform accessible.
In response to the unprecedented software supply chain attacks to SolarWinds and Microsoft in 2020 and 2021, the Executive Branch issued a major directive on cybersecurity policy: EO 14028. The EO requires US federal agencies to adopt specific strategies and technologies to modernize and harden their infrastructure....