Search

Apple Acquires Israel Firm RealFace Specializing in Facial Recognition

APPLE ACQUIRES ISRAEL FIRM REALFACE SPECIALIZING IN FACIAL RECOGNITION

Apple has bought Israeli startup RealFace, a cybersecurity and machine learning firm specializing in facial recognition technology. The...

Another Major Yahoo Hack Puts The Cybersecurity ETF Back In Focus

ANOTHER MAJOR YAHOO HACK PUTS THE CYBERSECURITY ETF BACK IN FOCUS

From Uncommon Wisdom Daily : Yahoo! just lost a quarter-billion dollars. It's not that the stock fell. In fact, it closed 1.4% higher...

 
 
 
Veering Off Topic With Rapid7 CEO Corey Thomas

VEERING OFF TOPIC WITH RAPID7 CEO COREY THOMAS

It's time to revive my ongoing series of executive interviews that take a bit of a left turn. Next up is Corey Thomas, president and...

 
 
 
John Podesta talks email hack, fake news and Russia

JOHN PODESTA TALKS EMAIL HACK, FAKE NEWS AND RUSSIA

Until October, John Podesta was most known as a diehard Democratic campaigner who worked in the White House under Bill Clinton and...

With Rackspace Layoffs, Eyes Turn to Rising San Antonio Tech Economy

WITH RACKSPACE LAYOFFS, EYES TURN TO RISING SAN ANTONIO TECH ECONOMY

San Antonio -There's never a good time to be laid off. But maybe some times are better than others? Rackspace is cutting about 270...

 
 
 
Exabeam raises $30 million led by Cisco and Lightspeed

EXABEAM RAISES $30 MILLION LED BY CISCO AND LIGHTSPEED

Exabeam , a cybersecurity startup, announced today a funding of $30 million. The round was led by Lightspeed Venture Partners and Cisco...

Snap sees risks in Brexit, hacking and China's Great Firewall

SNAP SEES RISKS IN BREXIT, HACKING AND CHINA'S GREAT FIREWALL

Snapchat, which filed for its initial public offering today, sees potential risks to its business in cybersecurity and international...

 
 
 
Carbonite Pays $65M for Double-Take, Which Changes Hands Yet Again

CARBONITE PAYS $65M FOR DOUBLE-TAKE, WHICH CHANGES HANDS YET AGAIN

Carbonite is making more moves to bolster its offerings in cloud backup and data protection. The Boston-based firm said it acquired...

Trump orders departments to beef up cybersecurity

TRUMP ORDERS DEPARTMENTS TO BEEF UP CYBERSECURITY

Thomson Reuters WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Tuesday on cybersecurity that will require the heads...

 
 
 
Draft Trump Order ‘Kicks the Can Down the Road' on Cybersecurity

DRAFT TRUMP ORDER ‘KICKS THE CAN DOWN THE ROAD' ON CYBERSECURITY

A leaked executive order sets up a series of reviews to examine computer security.

Acer will pay $115K settlement following major security breach

ACER WILL PAY $115K SETTLEMENT FOLLOWING MAJOR SECURITY BREACH

The New York attorney general's office will level penalties amounting to $115,000 against Acer for last year's security breach, which...

 
 
 
Americans and Cybersecurity

AMERICANS AND CYBERSECURITY

Cyberattacks and data breaches are facts of life for government agencies, businesses and individuals alike in today's digitized and...

Trends in Israel's cybersecurity investments

TRENDS IN ISRAEL'S CYBERSECURITY INVESTMENTS

While global investment in cybersecurity startups may have shown signs of slowing in 2016, Israel - second only to the U.S. market...

 
 
 
New Lexumo CEO on IoT, Startups & Government's Role in Cybersecurity

NEW LEXUMO CEO ON IOT, STARTUPS & GOVERNMENT'S ROLE IN CYBERSECURITY

Dan McCall thinks the timing is right for Lexumo, a Boston-area startup aiming to help secure the world's rapidly growing collection...

 
 
 
Here's how Rudy Giuliani will advise Trump on cybersecurity

HERE'S HOW RUDY GIULIANI WILL ADVISE TRUMP ON CYBERSECURITY

Mike Segar/Reuters JANUARY 13, 2017 -Rudy Giuliani, who will be cybersecurity adviser to the incoming president, says Americans are...

Donald Trump Has Found Something Mysterious For Rudy Giuliani To Do

DONALD TRUMP HAS FOUND SOMETHING MYSTERIOUS FOR RUDY GIULIANI TO DO

WASHINGTON ― President-elect Donald Trump has tapped former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani for a mysterious role sharing expertise...

 
 
 
Mobile App Firm Apperian Sold to Arxan as Security Demand Grows

MOBILE APP FIRM APPERIAN SOLD TO ARXAN AS SECURITY DEMAND GROWS

Apperian, one of the early companies to build mobile applications for large enterprises, has been acquired by app-security firm Arxan....

Get Ready for the Wave of Cyberattacks on US Businesses in 2017

GET READY FOR THE WAVE OF CYBERATTACKS ON US BUSINESSES IN 2017

Cybercrime has been an unnatural disaster for businesses everywhere in 2016. No company was too small and no industry was too well...