The sanctions, foreshadowed for weeks by the administration, would represent the first retaliatory action announced against the Kremlin for last year’s hack, familiarly known as the SolarWinds breach. In that intrusion, Russian hackers are believed to have infected widely used software with malicious code, enabling them to access the networks of at least nine agencies…

According to NVIDIA, Morpheus leverages machine learning to identify anomalies and threats — such as phishing, data leaks and malware — through real-time inspection of all IP traffic in an organization’s data centers. NVIDIA Morpheus framework uses BlueField DPUMorpheus works with NVIDIA’s BlueField data processing units (DPUs), a powerful processor designed specifically for data centers….

PCAP, or full packet data capture for analysis, does what it says – it captures the entirety of every packet that comprises the network traffic (both metadata and content). If something happens on the network, PCAP knows about it. Whether it is malware moving data around, or staff arranging a private party, it can be…

Gen. Paul Nakasone, in prepared remarks to the Senate Armed Services Committee, did not describe those operations, so it was not immediately clear whether these were efforts strictly at defending the United States against intrusions or offensive measures to shut down intruders. He said his command’s operations were designed “to get ahead of foreign threats…

I’ve discussed before how Security Operations Centers (SOCs) are now becoming detection and response organizations. But like most transitions, that shift doesn’t happen overnight. Three different areas need to be addressed – data, systems and people. Many organizations today deal with data that is noisy and unstructured, decentralized without prioritization, and managed with spreadsheets. Their…

Founded in 2017 and headquartered in New York City, Cylera seeks to protect both healthcare organizations and patients, providing a security and analytics platform that aims to deliver asset management, risk analysis, and threat detection for IoT, ICS, and IoMT (Internet of Medical Things). Cylera seeks to secure the entire connected environment, providing insights and…

Famed security expert HD Moore’s latest project — an IT and OT asset-discovery platform that attempts to address the-age-old challenge of finding and fingerprinting devices that reside on an organization’s network and their status — just landed $5 million in venture capital funding from some major players in network and security technologies. The VC round…