Posts by D. Howard Kass

Incident Responders Driven by Sense of Duty, Handcuffed by Volume of Cyberattacks, IBM Reports

First responders to cyberattacks are faced with serious pressure to defend an organization’s digital front line, according to IBM research.

XDR Specialist Trellix Upgrades Partner Program, Expands Platform

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Trellix adds four extended detection and response (XDR) components to platform plus 10 new technology partners.

Axiad Research: Identity Authentication Hampered by Complexity, Multiple Solutions

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Organizations are grappling with complex systems and requirements, resulting in a siloed approach to authentication, Axiad reports.

Zero Trust is the Goal But Much Ground Yet to Cover, CompTIA Reports

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Ransomware and phishing have become major areas of concern as digital operations have increased and human error has proven more costly.

Insight Enterprises Adds XDR Capabilities to Security Portfolio

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Insight Enterprises’ new XDR capabilities allow CISOs & CIOs to source all of their technology needs from a single partner, Insight asserts.

Research: 20% of All Reported Ransomware Attacks Occurred in the Last 12 Months

A survey of 2,000 IT professionals found that many businesses may not be helping themselves by not pushing back hard enough on the hackers.

CISA, NSA: Nation-State Cyber Attackers Home in on Critical OT/IC Systems

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CISA, NSA alert owners and operators of operational technology/industrial control systems that they are prime targets for cyberattacks.

Cyberspace Solarium Commission: 85% of 2020 Cyberspace Recommendations Implemented, Nearing Completion or On Track

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The CSC reports on progress of more than 100 projects federal government agencies have undertaken based on the its recommendations.

NVIDIA, Booz Allen Hamilton Collaborate on New AI-Enabled, GPU-Accelerated Cyber Platform

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The new security platform from NVIDIA and Booz Allen allows teams to analyze massive amounts of data and pinpoint cyber threats faster.

Hacker Fleeces Crypto Market Maker Wintermute in $160 Million Heist of Digital Assets

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Wintermute, which trades some $5 billion daily across multiple crypto venues, is the latest victim in a series of lifts recently.