Ransomware Attacks DXC Technology’s Xchanging Subsidiary
Ransomware attacks certain systems at DXC Technology’s Xchanging subsidiary. It’s the latest ransomware attack against an IT consulting firm & MSP.
McAfee Acquires Browser Security, Launches MDR With DXC
McAfee acquires Light Point for browser security, launches MDR (managed detection & response) cybsecurity service. MSSP DXC Technology endorses MDR move. Details from RSA Conference 2020.
DXC Technology Launches Applications Security on Demand
DXC Technology, a Top 100 MSSP, launches Applications Security on Demand — a consumption-based applications security testing service powered by Micro Focus.
DXC Technology Leaks AWS Cloud Private Keys on GitHub, Suffers $64K Loss
DXC Technology leaks its Amazon Web Services (AWS) private keys on an unsecured Github repository & suffers $64,000 in damages.
Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) News: 05 August 2020
Today’s MSSP & cybersecurity news involves Armor, Bitdefender, Lumo, Micro Focus ArcSight, Mimecast, MspPortal, Netskope, SentinelOne, Sophos & more.
Cognizant Board Forms Security Subcommittee After Ransomware Attack
Following April 2020 ransomware attack, Cognizant ($CTSH) board forms subcommittee to strengthen global IT consulting firm’s approach to security, CEO Brian Humphries says.
Cognizant Ransomware Attack Recovery Costs: Status Update
When Cognizant ($CTSH) announces Q2 2020 results on July 29, the MSP & IT consulting firm will likely recap Q2 ransomware attack recovery costs.
Perch Security Launches Threat Monitoring for MSPs’ RMM Software
Perch Security launches threat monitoring service to protect MSPs & RMM (remote monitoring & management) software from hackers. Multiple RMMs to gain support.
Telecom SA Ransomware Attack: Hackers Demand $7.5 Million
Ransomware attacks Telecom S.A., the largest telecommunications company in Argentina. Cybercriminal hackers demand a $7.5 million ransom.
Ransomware Attacks Orange Business Services, Some Customer Data Exposed
Orange Business Services suffers ransomware attack. Hackers steal some customer data from major European MSP, MSSP & IT service provider, report says.