Author Archives: Mirko Zorz

New infosec products of the week: February 8, 2019

Masergy launches Secure Wi-Fi and extends protection into the customer LAN Masergy has launched Masergy Secure Wi-Fi as the latest feature in the ongoing evolution of the company’s Secure Hybrid Networking offering. The new capability delivers swift and secure enterprise-grade wireless network access to both high- and low-density areas including retail and corporate environments. Mitsubishi Electric develops security technology to detect attacks on equipment sensors Mitsubishi Electric announced that it has developed what is believed … More

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Industry reactions to Data Privacy Day 2019

The purpose of Data Privacy Day is to raise awareness and promote privacy and data protection best practices. Data Privacy Day began in the United States and Canada in January 2008 as an extension of the Data Protection Day celebration in Europe. Data Privacy Day is observed annually on Jan. 28. Cindy Provin, CEO, nCipher Security These high profile policy developments are sending a signal that the days of using personal data for commercial advantage … More

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New infosec products of the week: January 25, 2019

Threat Stack announces new API for streamlined DevOps and security workflows The new API will allow for the suppression and dismissal of alerts from existing tools, streamlining incident response workflows and reducing the mean time to response (MTTR). The ability to disable and enable rules will also enable Threat Stack customers to conduct system maintenance without interrupting DevOps and security teams or increasing the number of false positive alerts. Cohesity backup solution prevents, detects, and … More

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Industry reactions to Google’s €50 million GDPR violation fine

On 21 January 2019, the French National Data Protection Commission (CNIL) imposed a financial penalty of €50 million against Google, in accordance with the GDPR. This is the first time that the CNIL applies the new sanction limits provided by the GDPR. The amount decided and the publicity of the fine are justified by the severity of the infringements observed regarding the essential principles of the GDPR: transparency, information and consent. Here are some reactions … More

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New infosec products of the week: January 18, 2019

XebiaLabs launches new DevOps risk and compliance capability for software releases The XebiaLabs DevOps Platform provides a single pane of glass for technical and business stakeholders to track the release chain of custody across the end-to-end CI/CD toolchain, from code to production. And, with visibility into security and compliance issues, teams can take action to ensure that release failure risks, security vulnerabilities, and IT governance violations are resolved early in the software delivery cycle. ExtraHop … More

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