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

Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT), a global leader in broad, integrated, and automated cybersecurity solutions, today announced that Standard & Poor’s has added Fortinet to the S&P 500 Index just prior to the market open on Thursday, October 11, 2018. “We are honored to be included in the S&P 500,” said Ken Xie, founder, chairman of the board and chief executive officer of Fortinet. “This milestone…

ESET, the leader in cybersecurity research and a top European Union-based endpoint security company, has discovered evidence linking the infamous cybercriminal group TeleBots to Industroyer, the most powerful modern malware targeting industrial control systems and the culprit behind the electricity blackout in Ukraine’s capital, Kiev, in 2016. TeleBots demonstrated its prowess with NotPetya, the disk-wiping malware…

Woburn, MA – October 10, 2018 – Kaspersky Lab researchers monitoring the activity of Muddy Water, an advanced threat actor first seen targeting Iraq and Saudi Arabia in 2017, have uncovered a massive operation focused on government entities and more in Jordan, Turkey, Azerbaijan, Pakistan and Afghanistan, alongside its original targets. The malware is distributed through a highly…

Bethesda, MD, October 10, 2018 – SANS Institute, the global leader in cyber security training, today announced the agenda for SANS Cyber Defense Initiative® 2018(#SANSCDI) taking place December 11-18 in Washington, D.C. The training features more than 40 courses and 10 bonus evening talks covering today’s most complex cyber security issues. Included among the talks is a discussion…

SAN CARLOS, CA  —  Mon, 08 Oct 2018 Check Point® Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ: CHKP), a leading provider of cyber security solutions globally, today announced it has been recognized as a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Network Firewalls. It is the 16th time in the company’s history that Check Point has been listed…

SUNNYVALE, Calif. – Oct 2, 2018 – Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT), a global leader in broad, integrated and automated cybersecurity solutions, today announced that it will hold a conference call to discuss its third quarter 2018 financial results on Thursday, November 1 at 1:30 p.m. Pacific Time (4:30 p.m. Eastern Time). Fortinet’s financial results conference call…

Bethesda, MD, October 2, 2018 – SANS Institute, the global leader in cyber security training, today announced that the call for nominations for the sixth annual SANS Difference Makers Awards is now open. Individuals, teams, and groups from within the cybersecurity community are invited to submit nominations detailing their successful implementation of security processes or technology in 2018 that…

LIBERTY CORNER, N.J. – The United States Golf Association (USGA) and Cisco announced a new multiyear global partnership focused on using technology to enhance the fan experience at USGA championships, create new opportunities for content distribution on-site and worldwide, and accelerate the USGA’s mission-driven initiatives to drive global innovation in golf. As the Official Technology Partner…

Crofton, Maryland – (September 27, 2018) – XentIT today announced its cloud security offering in partnership with Trend Micro and Qualys, the Healthcare Cloud Security Stack (HCSS) for Microsoft Azure. The solution provides a unified dashboard that combines vulnerability information from Qualys and the appropriate protection capabilities from Trend Micro. Combining the implementation and management capabilities…

Bethesda, MD, September 27, 2018 – SANS Institute, the global leader in cyber security training, today announced the agenda of SANS Santa Monica 2018(#SANSSantaMonica) taking place December 3-8 in California. The event features hands-on immersion style training courses covering a variety of topics including cyber defense, ethical hacking, penetration testing, and security management. Bonus evening talks on todays…