Huawei Technologies provides expertise in cybersecurity (ACE Times) To boost secure digital transformation in Egypt at Caisec’22

Saab Australia and BAE Systems Australia develop cyber framework for Defence work (APDR) Saab Australia, BAE Systems Australia, industry and government have developed the Cyber Framework for the Defence Industry (CFDI) to measure and increase the cyber resilience of SMEs wanting to work on Defence programs.

NSO Group takeover could put Pegasus spyware in US hands (Tech Monitor) An NSO Group takeover could give the US and its allies control of the company’s controversial Pegasus spyware.

White House has security concerns about any deal for NSO hacking tools (Washington Post) The Biden administration is warning that a potential deal between a major American defense firm and NSO Group, a blacklisted Israeli spyware company, to buy the Israeli firm’s hacking tools would raise “serious” counterintelligence and security concerns for the U.S. government.

Peraton Subsidiary Wins $563M DOD Cyber Crime Center Contract (WashingtonExec) Perspecta Enterprise Services LLC, a Peraton subsidiary, has been awarded the Defense Department Cyber Crime Center Technical, Analytical and Business

Okta eats own dog food on WFH, tightens supplier access after Lapsus$ breach (Computing) Okta contracts are 100% work from home, says senior solutions engineer Craig Hinchliffe

Keeper Security Named Winner of Several Coveted Global InfoSec Awards During RSA Conference 2022 (PR Newswire) Keeper Security, the leading provider of zero-trust and zero-knowledge cyber security software, today announced that the company and its…

Sophos Named Cybersecurity Company of the Year by Cyber Defense Magazine (ForexTV) Sophos, a global leader in next-generation cybersecurity, today announced it has been named Cybersecurity Company of the Year by Cyber Defense Magazine. It is an Editor’s Choice winner in the publication’s 10th annual Global InfoSec Awards, which honor worldwide industry innovators for their unique and compelling solutions …

Short Sellers Profit As Bitcoin’s Drop Moves MicroStrategy Dangerously Close To Collateral Call (Forbes) Microstrategy founder Michael Saylor bet his software company’s future speculating on billions of bitcoin. Crypto’s collapse has short sellers circling.

Binance And Celsius Native Tokens Are In Freefall After Freezing Customer Withdrawals (Forbes) Cryptocurrency exchanges Binance and Celsius are forcing users to hold their investments as they pause withdrawals while broader cryptocurrency markets drop 14% over the last day.

Why CrowdStrike, MongoDB, and HubSpot Were Plunging Today (Nasdaq) Shares of cybersecurity firm CrowdStrike (NASDAQ: CRWD), database disruptor MongoDB (NASDAQ: MDB), and customer management and online marketing platform HubSpot (NYSE: HUBS) were down big today. As of 2:30 p.m. ET, these stocks were off 8.4%, 10.2%, and 10.4%, respectively.

CrowdStrike Sees Opportunities to ‘Replace Carbon Black’ Post Broadcom-VMware Acquisition (SDxCentral) CrowdStrike announced plans to expand its CrowdXDR Alliance and Falcon XDR platform during the RSA conference.

ControlCase Selected to Join the HITRUST Assessor Council (PRWeb) ControlCase, a leading provider of IT Security Certifications and Continuous Compliance Services, announced they have joined the HITRUST Assessor Council. Contr

WSJ News Exclusive | Meta Scrutinizing Sheryl Sandberg’s Use of Facebook Resources Over Several Years (Wall Street Journal) The Facebook parent’s lawyers have been investigating outgoing COO Sheryl Sandberg’s use of corporate resources for personal projects going back several years, people familiar with the matter say.

Major crypto lender Celsius freezes withdrawals as markets tumble (Reuters) Major U.S. cryptocurrency lending company Celsius Network on Monday froze withdrawals because of “extreme market conditions,” in the latest sign of pressure on the sector from tumbling crypto markets.

For Recent Grads, Cybersecurity Offers Lots of Career Opportunities (Dice Insights) In the tech space, cybersecurity remains one of the hottest areas for recent grads. Experts share their advice for breaking into this sector.

Bitcoin Tumbles to 18-Month Low as US Inflation Impact Spreads (Bloomberg) Ether, other altcoins also suffer amid broad selloff. Crypto remains ‘at the mercy of the Fed,’ Nexo’s Trenchev says.

Hackers for hire: Fairlawn company works to crack cybersecurity threats (Akron Beacon Journal) Businesses can lose millions of dollars in a ransomware attack; TrustedSec, which recently moved to Fairlawn, works to stop cybercrime.

Akamai’s Transformation to a Distributed Cloud Provider Nearly Complete (WebProNews) Akamai, the company synonymous with content delivery networks (CDN), has been slowly transitioning to become the “world’s most distributed cloud services provider,” a transformation that is well on its way.

What is Ethical Hacking? Working, Techniques and Jobs (Cyphere) In the past, if someone called themselves hacker chances are, they received some backlash or negative connotations. However, in recent times as the field of information is on the rise a new term ‘Ethical Hacking’ has emerged and opened many different avenues for IT and cyber security professionals.

Fortinet Announces Five-for-One Stock Split (GlobeNewswire News Room) SUNNYVALE, Calif., June 09, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — News Summary Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT), a global leader in broad, integrated and automated…

Cardiff cyber security firm Wolfberry rebrands as it seeks further expansion (Business Live) The firm is now called PureCyber

OPSWAT Joins AWS ISV Accelerate Program (PR Newswire) OPSWAT, a global leader in critical infrastructure protection (CIP) cybersecurity solutions, announced today that it has been accepted into the…

Job cuts hit cybersecurity industry despite surging growth from ransomware attacks (CNBC) At the RSA Conference this week, security software companies were grappling with soaring attacks and the new realities of the capital markets.

Photos: RSA Conference 2022, part 3 (Help Net Security) In this collection of RSA Conference 2022 photos, we see the following vendors:

RSA Conference 2022 – Announcements Summary (Day 3) (SecurityWeek) SecurityWeek is publishing a daily digest summarizing some of the announcements made by vendors at the RSA Conference 2022.

Commvault CEO: We’re a data protection, not security, company (SearchDataBackup) Commvault CEO Sanjay Mirchandani talks trends in data protection and why focusing more heavily on security may not be the best approach for data backup vendors.

Exclusive: Cybersecurity Company Deep Instinct Cuts Staff As Tech Layoffs Continue (Crunchbase News) Cybersecurity company Deep Instinct went through layoffs this week, according to two people familiar with the company.

Deloitte denies exploring business split (ARN) Big four consulting giant Deloitte has come out denying it was considering splitting its business, following media reports.

Radiflow Awarded Two Global InfoSec Awards at RSA 2022 (StartupHub) Global InfoSec awarded Radiflow with the Editor’s Choice Breach & Attack Simulation and Editor’s Choice ICS/SCADA Security awards. “We are honored by Cyber Defense Magazine’s recognition as we strive to make these technologies the industry standard,” said Ilan Barda, Founder & CEO of Radiflow.

Photos: RSA Conference 2022, part 1 (Help Net Security) In this RSAC 2022 photos gallery we feature the following vendors: Acronis, Concentric, Votiro, Cynet and Mend.

Products, Services, and Solutions

Thales showcases unique cybersecurity offerings  (The HinduBusinessline) The increase in cyberattacks is almost directly proportional to the speed of digital transformation: CEO Patrice Caine  

Snowflake Launches Cybersecurity Workload to Find Threats Across Massive Data Sets (SecurityWeek) Snowflake is the latest enterprise technology firm looking to help fuel the massive data lakes that power enterprise security programs.

Deepwatch | Automated Service to Accelerate Threat Containment (Deepwatch) Learn more about Deepwatch’s MXDR service, which provides automated response capabilities to improve threat containment.

Fullstack Academy Partners with Engageli to Transform its Online Learning Experience (Bloomberg) Leading U.S. Tech Bootcamp Is Enhancing Student Outcomes Through a New, Highly Collaborative, and Inclusive Online Classroom Experienc

NetSPI’s New Breach and Attack Simulation Enhancements Help Organizations Achieve Behavior-Based Threat Detection (PR Newswire) NetSPI, the leader in penetration testing and attack surface management, today announced new Breach and Attack Simulation (BAS) enhancements to…

Always-On Connectivity, Even In The AirA Key Consideration In Digital Transformation StrategiesNetwork Predictions For 2022 (Opengear) Opengear, a Digi International company (NASDAQ, DGII, and leading network resilience solutions provider, announced today that it is launching its new family of console managers, the CM8100. As the latest addition to its award-winning Smart OOBTM Console Server family, the CM8100 delivers a comprehensive solution, adding NetOps capabilities to existing Smart OOB features that simplify connectivity to IT equipment.

Deepwatch | Automated Service to Accelerate Threat Containment (Deepwatch) Learn more about Deepwatch’s MXDR service, which provides automated response capabilities to improve threat containment.

AvePoint Examena Digital Assessment System Wins 2022 EdTech Breakthrou (PRWeb) EdTech Breakthrough, a leading market intelligence organization that recognizes the top companies and solutions in the global educational technology market, toda

Global InfoSec Awards for 2022 Winners by Category (Cyber Defense Global InfoSec Awards) Cyber Defense Awards in conjunction with Cyber Defense Magazine is pleased to announce the winners of our prestigious annual Global Infosec Awards, now in their 9th year, here at the RSA Conference 2022 on our 10th Anniversary.

New infosec products of the week: June 10, 2022 (Help Net Security) The featured infosec products this week are from: Acronis, Code42, Cynet, Elastic, Living Security, Lumu, NetWitness, Qualys, SafeBreach, and Swimlane.

Pindrop Releases a Wave of Intelligence and Investigation Tools for Its Customer Authentication and Fraud Prevention Platform (Business Wire) Pindrop, a global leader in voice technology, announced its latest deployment of product features at RSA Conference 2022 — advancing voice security ev

DigiCert Acquires DNS Made Easy, Extending its Leadership in Digital Trust with Enterprise-Grade Managed DNS Services
(DigiCert) DigiCert, Inc., a leading provider of Digital Trust, today announced that it has acquired DNS Made Easy, a global provider of enterprise-grade managed Domain Name System (DNS) services, as well as affiliated brands, including Constellix.

Fortinet launches anti-risk service, powered by ML and automation (SecurityBrief Australia) FortiRecon is a complete Digital Risk Protection Service offering that uses a combination of ML, automation capabilities and cybersecurity experts.

Offensive Security to offer free streaming series to assist cybersecurity learning (SiliconANGLE) Offensive Security to offer free streaming series to assist cybersecurity learning – SiliconANGLE

Kali Linux team to stream free penetration testing course on Twitch (BleepingComputer) Offensive Security, the creators of Kali Linux, announced today that they would be offering free access to their live-streamed ‘Penetration Testing with Kali Linux (PEN-200/PWK)’ training course later this month.

WISeKey announces secure supply chain management product integrating IoT devices, Satellite technology, and Blockchain (GlobeNewswire News Room) WISeKey announces secure supply chain management product integrating IoT devices, Satellite technology, and Blockchain Video …

SentinelOne Unveils Skylight to Power Machine-Speed XDR (Business Wire) SentinelOne (NYSE: S), an autonomous cybersecurity platform company, today unveiled SentinelOne Skylight. Skylight unifies security and enterprise dat

Malwarebytes Continues to Expand Endpoint Protection Platform with DNS Filtering Module (PR Newswire) MalwarebytesTM, a global leader in real-time cyberprotection, today announced the expansion of its Nebula platform with a new DNS Filtering…

Tidal Cyber Announces Early Access to Tidal Community Edition (Tidal Cyber) Tidal Cyber is announcing early access to the freely available Community Edition of their threatinformed defense platform. Tidal’s Community Edition enables security analysts to efficiently explore the advanced knowledge of adversary behaviors as defined by the MITRE ATT&CK® knowledge base, additional open-source threat intelligence, and a Tidal-curated registry of security product capabilities mapped to specific adversary techniques.

Code42 Provides Security Teams with Visibility to the Data Movements of High Risk Insiders (Business Wire) Code42 Software, Inc., the Insider Risk Management leader, today announced it expanded the data risk detection capabilities in the Code42® Incydr™ pro

Cequence Security Introduces World’s First Unified API Protection Solution to Protect the Entire API Lifecycle (Cequence) Cequence Security, the API Protection Innovator, announced today the Unified API Protection solution, a new approach that helps security teams discover, detect and defend APIs.


KnowBe4 Leader Lars Letonoff Joins DataDome’s Board of Directors (Yahoo) DataDome, a leading provider of AI-powered online fraud and bot management, today announced that Lars Letonoff, KnowBe4’s Co-President and Chief Revenue Officer, has joined its Board of Directors. Letonoff brings decades of experience in go-to-market strategy and global sales processes, having grown KnowBe4’s customer base from less than 100 to more than 50,000 client organizations around the globe.

Vade Announces New VP of Marketing (PR Newswire) Vade, a global leader in threat detection and response with more than 1 billion protected mailboxes worldwide, today announced that Brian…

ThreatX Names Phil Lawrence as Vice President of Engineering (Business Wire) ThreatX today announced the hiring of Phil Lawrence as Vice President of Engineering.

LookingGlass Cyber Expands Data Science Team to Drive AI and ML-Powered Products and Intelligence Analysis (GlobeNewswire News Room) New SVP, Data Operations and Chief Data Scientist will drive innovation and new capabilities to better identify and mitigate cyber threats…

Jason Fickett joins Booz Allen Hamilton to help lead its national cyber strategy (Help Net Security) Booz Allen Hamilton announced that Jason Fickett has joined the firm as a leader of Booz Allen’s national cyber strategy.

Fidelma Russo and Jeetu Patel join Equinix Board of Directors (Help Net Security) Equinix announced the appointments of Fidelma Russo and Jeetu Patel to the Equinix Board of Directors, effective June 9, 2022.

Cyber Threat Alliance Elects Avast’s Jaya Baloo and Symantec’s Joe Chen to Board of Directors (Cyber Threat Alliance) The Cyber Threat Alliance (CTA) today announced the election of Jaya Baloo, Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) at Avast, and Joe Chen, Vice President of Engineering at Symantec Enterprise Division of Broadcom, to the organization’s board of directors.  Jaya and Joe join Charter member Board Directors Dr. Dorit Dor, Check Point Software […]

SilverSky Appoints Maureen Kaplan as Chief Revenue Officer (PR Newswire) SilverSky, a cybersecurity innovator offering powerful managed detection and response (MDR) services, today announced it named Maureen Kaplan…

WillCo Tech Appoints Former DIA Director Vincent Stewart to Board of Advisors (Hstoday) Lt. Gen. Stewart brings over 40 years of military and government agency leadership experience to WillCo Tech.

1Password appoints Erin Zipes as Chief Legal Officer (Help Net Security) 1Password has appointed Erin Zipes as its first Chief Legal Officer to help the company scale to meet demand for its security solutions.

Steve Prodger joins Arcules as CRO (Help Net Security) Steve Prodger, a vanguard and results-oriented technology executive, joins Arcules as Chief Revenue Officer.

Marcus Fowler Takes Helm of Darktrace’s Federal Division (GovCon Wire) Looking for the latest GovCon News? Check out our story: Marcus Fowler Takes Helm of Darktrace’s Federal Division. Click to read more!

Intel hires April Miller Boise as EVP and Chief Legal Officer (Help Net Security) Intel announced that April Miller Boise has been appointed executive vice president and chief legal officer.

Cloudflare names Mark Hawkins to Board of Directors (Help Net Security) Cloudflare announced that Mark Hawkins was elected to the company’s board of directors at the Cloudflare 2022 Annual Meeting of Shareholders.

1Password Hires First Chief Legal Officer (PR Newswire) /PRNewswire/ — 1Password, the leader in human-centric security and privacy, has appointed Erin Zipes as its first Chief Legal Officer to help the company…