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Microsoft, A10 Networks, FBI Curb Botnet Operations; David Finn Comments

Microsoft, A10 Networks, FBI Curb Botnet Operations; David Finn Comments

Microsoft, Europol, A10 Networks and the FBI have jointly thwarted a malicious computer program in a move aimed at helping to prevent cybercrime and clean infected computers. The ZeroAccess botnet… Read more »

Bill Stewart: Booz Allen Finds Cyber Attacks the Top Security Concern of Finance CIOs

Bill Stewart: Booz Allen Finds Cyber Attacks the Top Security Concern of Finance CIOs

Cyber attacks have emerged as the top security concern of chief information officers in the financial services industry, a new Booz Allen Hamilton report says. The “Top Financial Services Cyber… Read more »

VMware, Fortinet Demo Data Center Security Concept; Milin Desai Comments

VMware, Fortinet Demo Data Center Security Concept; Milin Desai Comments

VMware and network security provider Fortinet have demonstrated a security policy proof of concept for protecting traffic flow across virtual networks at the hypervisor level. That concept works to display… Read more »

MITRE, Insider Spyder Ink Cyber Tech License Deal; Barry Costa Comments

MITRE, Insider Spyder Ink Cyber Tech License Deal; Barry Costa Comments

MITRE has licensed an insider threat detection platform to Virginia-based cybersecurity software provider Insider Spyder, CivSource reported Monday. Insider Spyder uses MITRE’s ELICIT technology to develop a new tool aimed… Read more »

Industry Backs DoD’s New Unclassified Data Security Rules; Frank Kendall Comments

Industry Backs DoD’s New Unclassified Data Security Rules; Frank Kendall Comments

Some private sector advocates support a Defense Department policy change requiring contractors to implement cybersecurity measures and report hacking incidents that result in unclassified data losses, the Washington Post reported… Read more »

Unisys Federal Systems President Ted Davies on New Products, Next-Gen Technology & Long-Term Investments

Unisys Federal Systems President Ted Davies on New Products, Next-Gen Technology & Long-Term Investments

ExecutiveBiz: How has that effort matched the overall trajectory of your time with Unisys? Ted Davies: I’ve spent 10 years with Unisys. For five years, I ran our civilian business,… Read more »

CSC Launches Threat Detection Offering for Customers; Samuel Visner Comments

CSC Launches Threat Detection Offering for Customers; Samuel Visner Comments

Computer Sciences Corp. has introduced a threat detection tool intended to help businesses counter attacks and boost cybersecurity infrastructure. The threat detection system works to target non-signature-based malware using the… Read more »

Ralph Langer: Stuxnet Virus a Two-Part Threat

Ralph Langer: Stuxnet Virus a Two-Part Threat

The virus allegedly created by Israel and the U.S. to infiltrate Iran’s nuclear facility in 2012 could be more dangerous than initially believed, Ralph Langer writes for Foreign Policy. Langer calls… Read more »

FireEye Launches Email Security Offering for Clients; Manish Gupta Comments

FireEye Launches Email Security Offering for Clients; Manish Gupta Comments

FireEye Inc. has introduced a cloud-based email security offering intended to help customers combat threats. The FireEye Email Threat Prevention platform works to detect and quarantine emails that contain malware… Read more »

Verizon Unveils Security Tool for Internet-Connected Devices; Eddie Schwartz Comments

Verizon Unveils Security Tool for Internet-Connected Devices; Eddie Schwartz Comments

Verizon has introduced a cloud-based security suite for customers that is designed to secure Internet-connected devices and systems. The Managed Certificate Services tool works to validate the identities of machines and… Read more »

IBM Enlists 200 Universities for Cybersecurity Education Initiative; Marisa Viveros Comments

IBM Enlists 200 Universities for Cybersecurity Education Initiative; Marisa Viveros Comments

IBM will collaborate with more than 200 local and international universities to develop courses and programs aimed at giving students a foundation in cybersecurity skills. The initiative seeks to address… Read more »

Hugh Milward: Microsoft Seeks to Raise Cybersecurity Awareness

Hugh Milward: Microsoft Seeks to Raise Cybersecurity Awareness

Microsoft has chosen Hanover to handle the software maker’s public affairs as Microsoft aims to raise the public’s awareness of cybersecurity and other technology-related issues, PRWeek reported Thursday. Daniel Farey-Jones… Read more »

Microsoft Pools Forensics, Legal Pros at Cybercrime Hub; David Finn, Richard Boscovich Comment

Microsoft Pools Forensics, Legal Pros at Cybercrime Hub; David Finn, Richard Boscovich Comment

Microsoft has opened a new center for online forensic experts, security engineers and legal technology professionals to collaborate and develop anti-hacking measures, Reuters reported Thursday. Joseph Menn writes the Cybersecurity… Read more »

Navy Wants Industry Input on Data Center Consolidation; Bill Toti Comments

Navy Wants Industry Input on Data Center Consolidation; Bill Toti Comments

The U.S. Navy is seeking industry opinions on data center consolidation best practices, Federal Times reported Nov. 11. Nicole Blake Johnson writes that the Navy asked in a request for… Read more »

RSA, T-Systems Forge Cybersecurity Tech Alliance; Reinhard Clemens Comments

RSA, T-Systems Forge Cybersecurity Tech Alliance; Reinhard Clemens Comments

EMC Corp.’s security division RSA is teaming up with T-Systems to provide a range of tools and consulting services to enterprises in order to help them safeguard cyber networks. The… Read more »

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