Author Archives: Mirko Zorz

New infosec products of the week: June 14, 2019

Skybox Security Suite 10 to simplify enterprise security management processes Skybox Security Suite 10 brings an intuitive, customizable user experience to simplify management of vulnerabilities, security policies, firewalls and changes from a central solution. Cloud and operational technology (OT) security insights are integrated seamlessly for uniform risk management across hybrid networks. SecBI extends its threat detection solution with automated response SecBI announced the extension of its agent-less, threat detection solution with automated response. Now security … More

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Trust nothing: A life in infosec is a life of suspicion

Like many before him, Amit Serper started his cybersecurity career in one of Israel’s intelligence agencies. Nine years later, he left for the private sector: he joined Cybereason, a cyber security company started by former colleagues which specializes in endpoint (EDR) and managed detection and response (MDR). When he started there as a senior security researcher, then progressed to different research roles. Today, he’s the company’s head of security research, leading Nocturnus, its advanced global … More

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New infosec products of the week: May 31, 2019

SailPoint Predictive Identity platform: The future of identity governance SailPoint unveiled the SailPoint Predictive Identity platform, the intelligent cloud identity platform of the future that accelerates the industry to the next generation of identity governance. The solution automates identity processes using AI-driven recommendations while finding new areas of access and bringing them under governance with auto-discovery. Zyxel SD-WAN gets security, usability and speed boost Zyxel SD-WAN provides a reliable and secure WAN through an annual … More

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A veteran’s look at the cybersecurity industry and the problems that need solving

For many in the infosec industry, Daniel Miessler needs no introduction, as he’s a 20-year industry veteran, a professional that fulfilled a variety of security roles at companies like HP and IOActive, a leader of the OWASP IoT Security Project and, most prominently, the author of the popular Unsupervised Learning podcast, newsletter and blog. Apart from effectively curating and summarizing content produced by others, Miessler is also the source of interesting ideas and occasionally unorthodox … More

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New infosec products of the week: May 24, 2019

Infocyte HUNT Cloud for AWS: Detection and IR for high-growth cloud environments Infocyte announced the availability of Infocyte HUNT Cloud for AWS, a solution combining detection and IR for high-growth cloud environments, unlike traditional endpoint protection platforms which don’t address cloud workloads. The solution features agentless deployment through AWS APIs and AI to identify, categorize and respond to persistent, hidden and other advanced threats and vulnerabilities. JASK launches a new Heads Up Display for security … More

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New infosec products of the week: May 17, 2019

Alcide launches continuous security and hygiene scanner for Kubernetes and Istio Alcide Advisor is a continuous security and hygiene scanner for Kubernetes & Istio, which automatically scans for the widest range of compliance, security and governance risks and vulnerabilities. Already deployed in numerous customer environments, and fully integrated with the CI/CD pipeline, it empowers engineering teams to maintain engineering motion and identify security drifts and risks, even before they are introduced to production. Keysight Technologies … More

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How can we give cybersecurity analysts a helping hand?

It’s tough being a cybersecurity analyst these days. Over the last few years we have been repeatedly reminded of the challenge they are now facing, primarily through the steady stream of high-profile data breaches that have hit the headlines. In the last month alone Microsoft has been in the news after suffering a breach that enabled hackers to access customer email accounts, while a breach at beleaguered social giant Facebook was believed to have left … More

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