Proofpoint named as a leader in Gartner’s 2020 Magic Quadrant

The FINANCIAL — Proofpoint, Inc., (NASDAQ: PFPT), a leading cybersecurity and compliance company, announced it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the Leaders quadrant of the 2020 Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Information Archiving* for the ninth consecutive year. The report provides a detailed…

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Cybrella partners with Pileus to provide security services for cloud environments

The FINANCIAL — Cybrella, a provider of specialized cybersecurity professional services utilizing in-depth knowledge of the attack landscape, today announced a partnership with Pileus to provide optimized security services for cloud-based environments. Most organizations today use cloud services and solutions for their…

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Nokia’s report warns of rising cyberattacks on internet-connected devices

The FINANCIAL — Cyberattacks on internet-connected devices continue to rise at an alarming rate due to poor security protections and cybercriminals use of automated tools to exploit these vulnerabilities, according to the latest Nokia Threat Intelligence Report. The report found that Internet-connected,…

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Nation-state hackers are using new tools to get paid ransoms

The FINANCIAL — Some of the world’s most skilled nation-state cyber adversaries and notorious ransomware gangs are deploying an arsenal of new open-sourced tools, actively exploiting corporate email systems and using online extortion to scare victims into paying ransoms, according to the 2020…

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Georgia’s first Cyber ​​Security Forum was held in Tbilisi

The FINANCIAL — Georgia’s first Cyber ​​Security Forum was held in Tbilisi today, on September 25 to identify problems in Georgian cybersecurity and find ways to settle them with the involvement of the diplomatic corps and international institutions. The forum was organized…

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Bitcoin exchange might have a problem

The FINANCIAL — Bitcoin has been gaining popularity for past years, but despite this fact it still is cyber criminals’ favorite tool. Bitcoin also has a ransomware variant, known as Ryuk. Ryuk was created in 2018 and it is thought to have stolen…

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