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

Boston, MA – September 18, 2019 – Kaspersky, a global cybersecurity company, is hosting its second annual CyberStarts Boston, a free networking event aiming to empower the next generation of cybersecurity professionals. The cybersecurity industry is currently suffering a skills shortage, which is projected to equate to 1.8 million jobs by 2022. There is a clear need…

BRATISLAVA – ESET, a global leader in cybersecurity, has been described as a top performer in the KuppingerCole ESET Executive View report. The report analysed ESET Endpoint Security and outlines the strengths and robust anti-malware capabilities of the software. KuppingerCole Analysts is an international and independent analyst organization that supports companies, corporate users, integrators and software manufacturers…

DALLAS, September 17, 2019 – Trend Micro Incorporated (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704), a global leader in cybersecurity solutions, today release research demonstrating that major new European banking rules could greatly increase the cyberattack surface for financial services firms and their customers. The new research details the impact of the EU’s Revised Payment Services Directive (PSD2), which is designed to…

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 16, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — ORACLE OPENWORLD — Today, Oracle (NYSE: ORCL) and VMware, Inc. (NYSE: VMW), announced an expanded partnership to help customers leverage the companies’ enterprise software and cloud solutions to make the move to the cloud. Under this new partnership, customers will be able to support their hybrid cloud strategies by…

Woburn, MA – September 9, 2019 – Kaspersky today announces the first step in protecting fair play in eSports with the introduction of a beta version of its new solution, Kaspersky Anti-Cheat, to help tournament organizers combat in-game cheating. This new cloud-based offering seamlessly integrates through the API of eSports platforms and provides real-time cheat detection in addition…

ESET researchers discovered a backdoor, with interesting features, linked to malware used by the infamous Stealth Falcon group BRATISLAVA – Stealth Falcon is a threat group, active since 2012, that targets political activists and journalists in the Middle East. Some analysts link it to Project Raven, an initiative allegedly employing former NSA operatives. Read more details…

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Sept. 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — R9B (root9B, LLC), a leading provider of advanced cybersecurity products, services, and training, today announced two new additions to its executive sales team. R9B is proud to announce and welcome Scott Lindquist as Vice President, North American Enterprise Sales and Paul DiBello as Senior Vice President, Global Business Development. Together they will be responsible…

Bethesda, MD, September 5, 2019 – SANS Institute, the global leader in cyber security training and certifications, today announced SANS Austin 2019 (#SANSAustin) taking place November 18-23 in Texas. The event features hands-on immersion style courses covering today’s most complex cyber security issues. Included on the agenda is an evening talk by book author and SANS Principal…

Woburn, MA – September 3, 2019 – Kaspersky today announces it has launched a new service for enterprise organizations to protect blockchain-based applications being developed internally. Kaspersky Enterprise Blockchain Security includes assessment of applications working on top of a blockchain infrastructure and an audit of smart contract code. It allows enterprises to uncover and repair security issues and discrepancies…

London, UK, 3rd September – The highly successful, DCMS-backed online cyber security training programme, Cyber Discovery, today launches for a third year across the UK. Delivered for DCMS (the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport) by global IT security training organisation SANS Institute, Cyber Discovery aims to help close the UK’s cyber security skills gap…