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8 Security Startups to Watch in 2022
Cloud security, API security, and incident response are among the issues up-and-coming security companies are working on.
January 25, 2022
Cloud security, API security, and incident response are among the issues up-and-coming security companies are working on.
by Kelly Sheridan, Senior Editor
January 25, 2022
1 min read
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Biden Broadens NSA Oversight of National Security Systems
New Cybersecurity National Security Memorandum will let the spy agency "identify vulnerabilities, detect malicious threat activity and drive mitigations," agency cybersecurity director says.
January 20, 2022
New Cybersecurity National Security Memorandum will let the spy agency "identify vulnerabilities, detect malicious threat activity and drive mitigations," agency cybersecurity director says.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
January 20, 2022
2 min read
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(ISC)² Appoints Jon France, CISSP, as Chief Information Security Officer
Accomplished cybersecurity leader will advocate globally for best practices in risk management and head up association security operations.
January 20, 2022
Accomplished cybersecurity leader will advocate globally for best practices in risk management and head up association security operations.
January 20, 2022
3 min read
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Revamped Community-Based DDoS Defense Tool Improves Filtering
Team Cymru updates its Unwanted Traffic Removal Service (UTRS), adding more granular controls and greater ranges of both IPv4 and IPv6 addresses.
January 19, 2022
Team Cymru updates its Unwanted Traffic Removal Service (UTRS), adding more granular controls and greater ranges of both IPv4 and IPv6 addresses.
by Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer
January 19, 2022
5 min read
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1Password Raises $620M Series C, Now Valued at $6.8B
The massive funding round comes as the rise of cloud and remote work led to new threats and growing security and privacy concerns.
January 19, 2022
The massive funding round comes as the rise of cloud and remote work led to new threats and growing security and privacy concerns.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
January 19, 2022
2 min read
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LogPoint Releases LogPoint 7, Adding SOAR Capabilities Within SIEM
LogPoint 7 includes ready-made integrations to connect with existing security technologies, including endpoint protection, network detection, and threat management.
January 19, 2022
LogPoint 7 includes ready-made integrations to connect with existing security technologies, including endpoint protection, network detection, and threat management.
January 19, 2022
3 min read
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Preparing for the Next Cybersecurity Epidemic: Deepfakes
Using blockchain, multifactor authentication, or signatures can help boost authentication security and reduce fraud.
January 19, 2022
Using blockchain, multifactor authentication, or signatures can help boost authentication security and reduce fraud.
by Elaine Lee, Principal Data Scientist, Cybergraph team, Mimecast
January 19, 2022
4 min read
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Take 'Urgent' Steps to Secure Systems From Damaging Attacks, CISA Says
CISA issues alert for senior leadership of US organizations amid rising tensions between Russia and Ukraine.
January 18, 2022
CISA issues alert for senior leadership of US organizations amid rising tensions between Russia and Ukraine.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
January 18, 2022
2 min read
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Name That Toon: Nowhere to Hide
Feeling creative? Submit your caption and our panel of experts will reward the winner with a $25 Amazon gift card.
January 18, 2022
Feeling creative? Submit your caption and our panel of experts will reward the winner with a $25 Amazon gift card.
by John Klossner, Cartoonist
January 18, 2022
1 min read
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Microsoft Kicks Off 2022 With 96 Security Patches
Nine of the Microsoft patches released today are classified as Critical, 89 are Important, and six are publicly known.
January 11, 2022
Nine of the Microsoft patches released today are classified as Critical, 89 are Important, and six are publicly known.
by Kelly Sheridan, Senior Editor
January 11, 2022
4 min read
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Honeywell Adds Deception Tech to Building Automation Systems Security
New OT security platform directs attackers toward phony assets to deflect threats.
January 11, 2022
New OT security platform directs attackers toward phony assets to deflect threats.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
January 11, 2022
2 min read
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Kaspersky Research Uncovers Cybersecurity Budgets, Insurance, and Vendor Expectations for 2022
Kaspersky commissioned a survey in October 2021 targeting 600 employees based in the US and Canada who are key decision makers for the cybersecurity sector within their company.
January 11, 2022
Kaspersky commissioned a survey in October 2021 targeting 600 employees based in the US and Canada who are key decision makers for the cybersecurity sector within their company.
January 11, 2022
2 min read
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Rethinking Cybersecurity Jobs as a Vocation Instead of a Profession
The prevailing mindset is that security practitioners are professionals, and thus, require a college degree. But there are some flaws in that logic.
January 06, 2022
The prevailing mindset is that security practitioners are professionals, and thus, require a college degree. But there are some flaws in that logic.
by Sounil Yu, CISO and Head of Research, JupiterOne
January 06, 2022
4 min read
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The World Is Increasingly Controlled and Transformed by Algorithms
Our digital interactions are being analyzed, predicted, and protected by algorithms and serve as a strategic, digital arsenal in defending against cyberattacks.
January 05, 2022
Our digital interactions are being analyzed, predicted, and protected by algorithms and serve as a strategic, digital arsenal in defending against cyberattacks.
by David Schiffer, CEO, RevBits
January 05, 2022
5 min read
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Google Buys Siemplify to Get Ahead in Cloud Security
Google says the deal will bring security orchestration, automation, and response to its Google Cloud security portfolio and expand its Chronicle platform.
January 04, 2022
Google says the deal will bring security orchestration, automation, and response to its Google Cloud security portfolio and expand its Chronicle platform.
by Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer
January 04, 2022
5 min read
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