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

Woburn, MA – November 14, 2018 – In October 2018, Kaspersky Lab Automatic Exploit Prevention technology, embedded in most of the company’s products, detected a new exploit for a zero-day vulnerability in Microsoft Windows. Kaspersky Lab reported the vulnerability, and Microsoft released a patch for it this week. This was the second consecutive zero-day exploit used in a series of…

London, UK, 14 November, 2018 – The second year of the UK Government’s cyber schools programme “Cyber Discovery” officially opened today following a successful pilot year in England last year. Delivered for the UK’s Department of Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) by SANS Institute, Cyber Discovery is designed to inspire teenagers to think about a career…

SAN JOSE, CA, November 8, 2018 – Applications are the lifeblood of business. Build them easily and get them up and running quickly and you have a huge competitive advantage. But get bogged down worrying about where those applications run, and you miss opportunities. Cisco is now solving that problem with a new solution built for Amazon Web Services…

Bethesda, MD, November 8, 2018 – SANS Institute, the global leader in cyber security training, today announced the agenda for SANS Miami 2019 (#SANSMiami) taking place January 21-26 in Florida. Courses will cover a variety of topics including cyber defense, ethical hacking, digital forensics, security management and ICS security. Bonus evening talks including, a keynote address by Florida-based cyber…

BARCELONA, Spain, Nov. 06, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Today at VMworld 2018 Europe, VMware, Inc. (NYSE: VMW) showcased how, in collaboration with its customers and partners, it is shaping the future of cloud, mobile, networking and security – as well as innovating in emerging areas like containers, IoT, edge computing, artificial intelligence and machine learning. On stage at VMworld…

Woburn, MA – November 5, 2018 – A new study from Kaspersky Lab investigated dark web markets to determine how much money cybercriminals can make by selling consumers’ personal data online. The research revealed that criminals could sell someone’s complete digital life for less than $50, including personal data stolen from social media, bank accounts, gaming websites and more. While many people…

SAN JOSE, Calif, — October 31, 2018 — Cisco has scheduled a conference call for Wednesday, November 14, 2018, at 1:30 PM (PT); 4:30 PM (ET) to announce its first quarter fiscal year 2019 financial results for the period ending Saturday, October 27, 2018. Financial results will be released over GlobeNewswire via US National, European…

Woburn, MA – October 31, 2018 – Today, Kaspersky Lab is announcing the availability of its DDoS Q3 Intelligence Report, which marks a continued trend in cyberattacks aimed at educational organizations, as they’ve opened their doors after a long summer and students are back in school. Overall, the report shows that DDoS botnets attacked targets in 82 countries in…

Bethesda, MD, October 30, 2018 – The new SANS survey, Secure DevOps: Fact or Fiction?, finds that fewer than half (46%) of respondents are confronting security risks up front in requirements and service design—and only half of respondents are fixing major vulnerabilities. Survey results will be released in webcasts November 8 and 9. “Modern business, especially mobile and cloud computing,…

Woburn, MA – October 25, 2018 – New research from Kaspersky Lab has found that 84 percent of CISOs in North America now believe cybersecurity breaches are inevitable, with financially motivated groups being their primary concern. The findings also show a lack of influence in the boardroom, making it difficult to justify the budgets they need to properly protect their…