Digital Version of July/August 2015
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London, June 26 – Advanced endpoint security vendor Malwarebytes has announced it has selected Blue Solutions as its first UK distributor, as part of a wider expansion into EMEA enterprise markets.
Hartford, CT, June 25 – Most midsize business leaders view a data breach among their top risks and a majority consider IT security “very important” when selecting a supplier, according to The Hartford’s survey of midsize business owners and C-level executives.
Arkoon Netasq unveils its updated Stormshield Data Security solution leveraging secure email exchange on the cloud and data protection on the move
Paris, June 25 – Arkoon Netasq, a subsidiary of Airbus Defence and Space and a cyber security provider, has released version 9.1 of Stormshield Data Security, its software suite dedicated to data protection. This new version allows users to exchange email messages securely on the cloud, to protect their data on tablets on the move and to take advantage of the latest trends in technology like working on the move or collaboratively.
GSN is pleased to announce the Winners and Finalists in its 2015 annual Airport, Seaport, Border Security Awards Program, which once again demonstrates the spectacular scientific achievements and dedication to homeland security that are shared by the public-private partnership of vendor companies and federal, state and local government agencies.
Survey: 86 percent of energy security professionals believe they can detect a breach on critical systems in less than one week
Portland, OR, June 25 – Tripwire, Inc., a provider of advanced threat, security and compliance solutions, has announced the results of a survey conducted by Dimensional Research. The survey examined the views of over 400 executives and IT professionals in the energy, oil, gas and utility industries on cybersecurity and compliance initiatives.
Washington, June 24 – A multi-year cyber investigation, led by the U.S. Secret Service, has culminated in Brooklyn federal court with the arraignment of Ercan Findikoglu, (AKA “Segate”). Findikoglu, 33, was arrested by the German BKA (Federal Investigative Police) on December 18, 2013 pursuant to an arrest warrant issued by the United States District Court in the Eastern District of New York (“EDNY”) based on an indictment brought by the EDNY U.S. Attorney’s Office. Following an extensive period of appeals, German courts approved the extradition of Findikoglu to the United States.
Boston, MA, June 22 – MEGA International has introduced HOPEX IT Risk Management to help companies understand the business impact of IT risks and establish the right IT governance.
Internet Crimes Against Children Task Forces arrest more than 1,000 child predators in Operation Broken Heart
Washington, June 22 – Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Forces arrested 1,140 child predators from 41 states during a two-month, nationwide operation, the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) has announced.
The 61 ICAC Task Forces, funded through an OJJDP grant program, conducted Operation Broken Heart, a coordinated investigative operation to intensify efforts to identify and arrest child sexual predators during the months of April and May 2015.