A regularly updated directory of press releases related to cyber security.

Woburn MA – November 17, 2020 – Kaspersky is announcing the completion of major Global Transparency Initiative milestones by opening the company’s fifth Transparency Center in North America, and moving data storage and processing activities from Russia to Switzerland. With the increased transparency, the company calls for collaborative efforts to enhance the security and integrity of modern software…

Woburn, MA – November 12, 2020 – New research commissioned by Kaspersky has revealed that 82% of employees in the U.S. want to reconsider pre-COVID-19 ways of working. Instead of returning to business as usual, workers are now placing more importance on a flexible work day, with 40% responding that they want to leave behind the 9-5 working structure, and…

BRATISLAVA – ESET researchers have discovered ModPipe, a modular backdoor that gives its operators access to sensitive information stored in devices running ORACLE MICROS Restaurant Enterprise Series (RES) 3700 POS (point-of-sale) – a management software suite used by hundreds of thousands of bars, restaurants, hotels and other hospitality establishments worldwide. The majority of the identified targets…

PALO ALTO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– VMware, Inc. (NYSE: VMW) today announced VMware Workspace ONE® Access™ has achieved Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP℠) Moderate Authorization. In achieving this authorization, VMware Workspace ONE Access joins VMware Workspace ONE Unified Endpoint Management (UEM) and an elite group of technology leaders that allow the public sector and other regulated…

Rob Rashotte, VP of Global Training and Technical Field Enablement at Fortinet “The cybersecurity skills gap affects businesses and governments across Canada, and ultimately impacts our digital economy. Fortinet is investing heavily in training and education through our NSE Training Institute to create more career pathways in Canada and globally. Fortinet is partnering with Canadian academic institutions and veteran-focused nonprofits to extend our reach and…

OXFORD, U.K. – Nov. 4, 2020 – Sophos, a global leader in next-generation cybersecurity, has uncovered attackers using DLL side-loading to execute malicious code and install backdoors in the networks of targeted organizations. A report published today, “A New APT uses DLL Side-loads to Killl Someone,” outlines the discovery of four different DLL side-loading scenarios, which all…

BRATISLAVA – ESET is today celebrating the third anniversary of Antimalware Day, an annual campaign that honors the work done by researchers in the field of information security and in the broader technology industry. Antimalware Day aims to reinforce the importance of antimalware, so this year ESET is looking back at some of the most important…

SAN JOSE, Calif., November 2, 2020 — Cisco today announced that it will participate in the following conferences with the financial community during the month of November. These sessions will be webcast.  Interested parties can view these events on Cisco’s Investor Relations website at investor.cisco.com. RBC Capital Markets Global Technology, Internet, Media & Telecommunications Conference November 18,…