Security Industry News

  1. RSA And Zscaler Teaming Up To Deliver Trusted Access For Cloud Computing
    RSA, The Security Division of EMC and Zscaler recently announced they are jointly developing a cloud-based solution to assert continuous trust in identities accessing any web application or cloud service.
  2. Survey Says 51 Percent Of Organizations Lose Data Through Mobile Devices, 59 Percent Of Employees Dodge Security Controls
    A new “Global Study on Mobility Risks” reveals that corporate mobile devices and the bring-your-own-device (BYOD) phenomenon are rapidly circumventing enterprise security and policies.
  3. Trustwave Report Reveals Global Data Breach And Security Trends
    Trustwave, a leading provider of information security and compliance solutions, recently published the Trustwave 2012 Global Security Report, a reflection and analysis of investigations, research and client engagements conducted in 2011.
  4. Ninety-One Percent Of Small Healthcare Organizations Suffered Data Loss Or Theft In Past 12 Months, MegaPath Sponsored Study Finds
    According to a recent study of 708 IT and administrative practitioners working in organizations with 250 or fewer employees, almost all small healthcare organizations have had a data breach in the past 12 months.
  5. Amtel Secures Enterprise BYOD Influx With First Free Mobile Device Management (MDM) Solution
    Amtel, Inc., the industry’s first integrated solution for managing smart device security and telecom expenses, recently announced the first free Mobile Device Management (MDM) service targeted to enterprises of all sizes.
  6. Emerson Network Power’s New Avocent SwitchView SC 680/780 Delivers Industry’s First Eight-Port NIAP EAL2+ Certified KVM Switch Series
    Emerson Network Power, a business of Emerson and a global leader in maximizing availability, capacity and efficiency of critical infrastructure, recently announced the release of Avocent SwitchView 680 and 780, the industry’s first National Information Assurance Partnership (NIAP) Evaluation Assurance Level (EAL)2+ certified eight-port KVM switch series.
  7. SonicWALL Offers Scalable Secure Remote Access Solution And Addresses Issues Brought On By Consumerization Of IT
    The proliferation of powerful smartphones and tablets poses a new problem for IT: providing secure remote access to network resources for a growing number of employees who use their own mobile devices for business purposes.
  8. Blue Coat Agrees To Be Acquired By Private Equity Firm Thoma Bravo
    Blue Coat Systems, Inc., a leading provider of Web security and WAN optimization solutions, recently announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by an investor group led by San Francisco-based private equity investment firm Thoma Bravo, LLC, in a transaction valued at approximately $1.3B.
  9. Sourcefire Introduces Industry’s First Next-Generation Firewall With Integrated Next-Generation IPS
    Sourcefire, Inc., a leader in intelligent cybersecurity solutions, recently announced its latest innovation, the Sourcefire Next-Generation Firewall (NGFW).
  10. CompTIA And ITpreneurs Collaborate On New Cloud Computing Credential
    CompTIA, the leading provider of vendor-neutral skills certifications for the global information technology (IT) workforce, and ITpreneurs, the leading provider of competence development solutions for IT best practices, announced recently they are collaborating on a new cloud computing skills credential.