Cybersecurity Industry Reaction To Arrest Of NSA Contractor

Following the news that an NSA contractor was arrested for allegedly stealing inside information, IT security experts from STEALTHbits Technologies and Prevoty commented below. Mark Wilson, Director of Product Development at Stealthbits Technologies: Insider threat is the most realistic and largest threat to corporate data. No intrusion detection or perimeter security measure can account for this. An internal […]

Risk Management: More Than A Regulatory Exercise

Risk management has come a long way since its origins as a financial instrument for the insurance industry in the mid-1900s. Now, it’s a mainstream corporate function – due in large part to regulations that have been brought in by various industrial and governmental institutions seeking to tackle some of the major calamities of more […]

Hacked Steam Accounts Distributing Malware

Following the news about some of the Steam accounts that were previously hacked are now distribution malware. The user on Reddit who goes by the alias Hayaddict can be seen alerting about the hacked Steam accounts being used to SPAM malicious URLs, Tim Erlin, Sr. Director, Product Management at Tripwire commented below. Tim Erlin, Sr. Director, Product Management at […]

Mastercard App Uses Facial Recognition To Authenticate Payments

Following the news about the New Mastercard app that has launched in the UK and Europe to let shoppers authenticate payments with their face, Reeve, Director Product Management at Nuance Communications commented below. Sebastian Reeve, Director Product Management at Nuance Communications: “The global biometrics market is expected to grow to $44.2 billion by 2021, a massive increase […]

Compromised Steam Accounts Spreading Malware Among Gamers

Following the news that some Steam accounts for gamers, hacked last year, are now spreading Malware, Tim Erlin, Senior Director of IT Security and IT Risk Strategist commented below. Tim Erlin, Senior Director of IT Security and IT Risk Strategist at Tripwire:  “The activity with these compromised accounts is a good example of how criminals make […]

Agari Introduces Email Cloud Identity To Stop Phishing By Working With Third-Party Email Senders

Enables Customers to Automatically Manage 64 Percent of Outbound Email Sent Via Cloud Email Services  SAN MATEO, Calif.  Agari, a leading cybersecurity company, today announced Email Cloud Identity, a new capability in the Agari Email Trust Platform™ that enables organisations to automatically identify, monitor and manage the five billion emails per month being sent on their […]