AlienVault: 76% of Cybersecurity Pros Say SIEM Reduces Security Breaches
Security information & event management (SIEM) tools often help organizations identify cyber threats & reduce security breaches, an AlienVault survey shows.
Huawei, Security and 5G Network Contracts: The Global Debate
Huawei Technologies hopes to cash in on 5G network build-outs worldwide. But security, privacy and spying concerns tied to the China-based company threaten those 5G ambitions.
Siemplify SOAR Quadruples Bookings, Triples Customer Base in 2018
Siemplify, which offers a security orchestration, automation & response (SOAR) platform for MSSPs, quadruples its bookings & triples its customer base in 2018.
Malware Uninstalls Security Products on Linux Cloud Servers
A new malware strain can uninstall some security products from infected Linux cloud servers, researchers from Palo Alto Network’s Unit 42 said.
Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) News: 22 January 2019
Today’s MSSP news involves AlienVault, Cybersecurity Insiders, Microsoft, Nexusguard, Sophos, Varonis, SIEM and more.
Microsoft Partner Portal Exposes Some Help Desk Ticket Information
Microsoft’s partner portal suffered a limited data exposure that allowed partners to view support tickets submitted from all over the world, a report says.
Cybereason Hires Cisco Veteran Ghazal Asif as Channel Chief
Cybereason hires Cisco Systems veteran Ghazal Asif as senior VP of worldwide channels. It’s a key talent win for Cybereason, an endpoint detection and response (EDR) cybersecurity company that may pursue an IPO.
Collection #1 Data Breach: Nearly 773 Million Email Addresses Exposed
Nearly 773 million unique email addresses & 22 million passwords were exposed during the Collection #1 data breach, security researcher Troy Hunt says.
Accenture: Cybercrime Could Cost Businesses $5.2 Trillion Over Next 5 Years
Companies could incur $5.2 trillion in cybercrime costs & lost revenue associated with cyberattacks over the next five years, an Accenture survey shows.