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Birmingham metro sees cybersecurity job growth, exceeds national trends (Alabama Inno) Job openings for more than 10,500 cybersecurity positions were advertised by Alabama employers during the 12-month period that ended in April, and 1,788 of them were in the Birmingham-Hoover metro area.

G2 Recognizes Egnyte as a Category Leader in Multiple Summer 2022 Reports (Egnyte) Egnyte, a leader in cloud content security and governance, today announced it has been named a leader and No. 1 ranked vendor by peer-to-peer software review platform G2 in multiple Summer 2022 reports, including a new Sensitive Data Discovery report. The company has also retained leadership positions in the Data Governance, Data Security, Data-Centric Security, Encryption Key Management, and Cloud Content Collaboration categories.

Huawei reaffirms R&D focus despite sanctions (Capacity Media) Huawei’s UK presence remains strong, despite government-imposed restrictions wrangling its consumer segment. Head of R&D Henk Koopmans talks to Saf Malik about innovation, partnerships and 5G and 6G use cases

ISRAEL : Change of control at NSO’s rival in strategic market Quadream (Intelligence Online) Guy Geva and Nimrod Reznik, who co-founded Israeli cyber intelligence company Quadream with Ilan Dabelstein, have sold their shares, just as competitor NSO finds itself in serious difficulty.

Cyber Funding, Plentiful for Years, Faces a Reckoning (Wall Street Journal) Venture capital money has poured into cybersecurity companies in recent years. Now fears of a recession and disruption in the wider technology market are beginning to curb investments.

Tim Eades: A ‘Misfit With a Mohawk’ to CEO of vArmour (SDxCentral) vArmour’s Tim Eades said to work in a startup “you’ve got to be a little bit of a lunatic” as he spoke about burnout in the security industry.

Blog | P0 Labs: Helping stay ahead of cloud adversaries (Permiso) P0 Labs as built a team of IR and Red Team experts that will leverage the Permiso platform to stay ahead of cloud adversaries.

QuSecure Earns 2022 Disruptor Company Award for its Industry-Leading Cybersecurity Software (Business Wire) QuSecure™, Inc., a leader in post-quantum cybersecurity (PQC), today announced that The Globee® Awards, organizers of the world’s premier business awa

Radicati Group names Kaspersky ‘top player’ for endpoint security (Manila Standard) A new report from The Radicati Group has placed Kaspersky among the top companies for endpoint security aimed at businesses

Peter Thiel helped build big tech. Now he wants to tear it all down. (Washington Post) Inside the billionaire investor’s journey from Facebook board member to an architect of the new American right

Why is Palantir Silicon Valley’s Most Secretive Company? (Medium) The story behind the startup that’s trying to stop terrorism with Big Data

Two ex-Deloitte partners are rewriting the rules for backing web3 and blockchain projects (Startup Daily) Sixtree founders Ben Wylie and Yamen Sader have left their roles at big four consultancy firm Deloitte Australia to launch their own “engineering for equity” startup, Lab Eleven.

Delivering on our US data governance (Newsroom | TikTok) By Albert Calamug, U.S. Security Public Policy, TikTok At TikTok, we’re committed to a process of continuous innovation and improvement in our user experience and safety controls. We’re proud to be ab

Avast demonstrates commitment to digital freedom with MyData membership (PR Newswire) Avast (LSE:AVST), a global leader in digital security and privacy, today announced its membership of MyData Global, an award-winning…

HPE Tackles Cyber Skills Shortage with Hands-On Experience (Wall Street Journal) The program seeks to enhance diversity within the company’s cybersecurity ranks by looking beyond usual backgrounds.

Executive Q&A: Exabeam’s Head of Security Strategy EMEA (Technology Magazine) Samantha Humphries from Exabeam,spoke to Technology Magazine about how the company is helping to close the skills gap in the cyber security industry

Cybersecurity has an ‘experience shortage’, not a talent shortage (Silicon Republic) HPE’s Bobby Ford believes that the cybersecurity talent shortage is actually an experience shortage and that recruitment needs to change.

Ranked: the 59 cybersecurity unicorns you need to know about (Verdict) The number of cybersecurity unicorns almost doubles in 12 months to total 59 and here is the ranking as of June 2022

Cybersecurity M&A Deals Surge in First Half of June 2022 (SecurityWeek) Nearly 30 cybersecurity M&A deals were announced in the first half of June 2022, the highest number since SecurityWeek has been tracking M&A activity.

Cybersecurity consolidation is coming. CISOs are more than ready. (Protocol) The complexities created by security “tool sprawl” are a major headache for many businesses. A wave of mergers might help ease the pain.

COVID-19: RSA Conference branded a ‘super spreader event’ (Register) That, and Black Hat, are about to reveal risk assessment skills of our cyber-risk experts

SentinelOne bets big on India (Analytics India Magazine) The Centre will deliver innovation, product development, threat research, and engineering, recruiting top talent to modernise cyberdefense.

Intel 471 Named to the Inaugural Enterprise Security Tech Cyber Top 20 List (GlobeNewswire News Room) Intel 471, the premier provider of cyber threat intelligence for leading intelligence, security, and…

Kaspersky Opens New ‘Transparency Centers’ Amid Concerns Over Possible Russian Ties (CRN) Kaspersky open new ‘transparency centers’

Key Democrat warns of major security risk if US firm acquires NSO hacking code (the Guardian) Ron Wyden says White House right to raise concerns about possible deal for defence contractor L3Harris to acquire surveillance technology

RSAC Startup Competition Focuses on Post-Cloud IT Infrastructure (Dark Reading) A secure Web browser takes the top prize, and for the second year in a row malware detection is an afterthought.

Cerberus Sentinel Set to Join Russell 2000® Index (Yahoo) Cerberus Cyber Sentinel Corporation (NASDAQ: CISO), a cybersecurity consulting and managed services firm based in Scottsdale, Ariz., is set to join the broad-market Russell 2000® Index at the conclusion of the 2022 Russell indexes annual reconstitution, effective after the U.S. market opens on June 27, according to a preliminary list of additions posted June 3. Annual Russell indexes reconstitution captures the 4,000 largest

The Switzerland of Security: Why Being Independent Matters (GovInfoSecurity) Mandiant has taken advantage of the opportunity to become truly vendor-agnostic since selling its FireEye products business to Symphony Technology Group in October,

After his company was spun off from IBM, this CFO had to attract a new set of investors (Fortune) Kyndryl CFO David Wyshner explains his strategy and outlook for the company.

‘Unleashed from IBM’ – An interview with Kyndryl UK/I chief Tosca Colangeli (Computing) Computing is the leading information resource for UK technology decision makers, providing the latest market news and hard-hitting opinion.

Products, Services, and Solutions

Cowbell Cyber Named to the 2022 CB Insights Insurtech 50 List of Most Innovative Insurtech Startups (StreetInsider.com)
Company recognized for its standalone, individualized, and easy-to-understand cyber insurance for small and medium-sized enterprises PLEASANTON, Calif., June 15,…

Palo Alto Networks named Google Cloud technology partner of the year for security  (SecurityBrief Australia) Palo Alto Networks was recognised for helping organisations rapidly transform security operations for future success.

SecureKloud Launches CloudEdge Platform to Ease Cloud Adoption (AiThority) SecureKloud Technologies, provider of cloud transformation solutions, has announced the launch of its Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) offering

BlackBerry Set to Unfurl Zero-Trust Network Access Service (Security Boulevard) BlackBerry Ltd. next month will make available a zero-trust network access-as-service offering based on a gateway it hosts on its cloud platform. Alex

Thales solution supports DevSecOps teams with data protection (SecurityBrief Asia) Thales’ CipherTrust Platform Community Edition enables DevSecOps teams to deploy data protection controls into multi-cloud applications faster.

ReliaQuest GreyMatter joins Microsoft Intelligent Security Association (ReliaQuest) ReliaQuest’s GreyMatter for Azure Sentinel and GreyMatter for Defender for Endpoint are available on the Azure Marketplace.

Veristor Named 2022 Southeast Regional Partner of the Year by Arctic Wolf (Veristor) Atlanta-based Solution Provider Recognized by Security Operations Leader

Symmetry Systems Achieves SOC 2 Type 1 Certification (PR Newswire) Symmetry Systems, the industry’s first hybrid cloud data security provider, announced it has successfully completed a Type 1 System and…

Trend Micro offers VicOne security for EVs and connected cars (InfotechLead) Trend Micro, a cybersecurity leader, announced VicOne, dedicated security for the electric vehicles and connected cars.  

Kaspersky’s enhanced threat intelligence portal unifies vendors’ services (Back End News) The new release of Kaspersky Threat Intelligence (TI) unifies all vendors’ TI services, sources, and cyber-reconnaissance capabilities in a single and convenient interface. The updated portal suppo…

Flashpoint Announces Cybersecurity Platform for K-12 (GovTech) With ransomware and other cyber threats increasingly targeted at school systems, New York-based risk intelligence company Flashpoint is offering its risk management and cybersecurity platform to K-12 school districts.

Varonis Strengthens Cloud Security Offering with Data Discovery and Classification for Amazon S3 (Varonis) New capabilities deliver accurate, scalable data classification for S3 buckets to help organizations slash sensitive data exposure

Hunters Security ETL for Snowflake Streamlines Migration of Security Data from SIEM to Snowflake Data Lake (GlobeNewswire News Room) New product offering enables the smooth transition and organization of massive volumes of security data without major data engineering effort …

Hunters Named Snowflake Cybersecurity Partner of the Year (GlobeNewswire News Room) Snowflake Summit – Hunters today announced that it has been named the 2022 Cybersecurity Partner of…

Everything Blockchain Launches Channel Program (Benzinga) Everything Blockchain Inc., (OTC Markets: OBTX) , through its subsidiary Vengar Technologies, today announced the launch of its channel program to deliver EB

Mutare Enhances Voice Traffic Filter to Eliminate Voice Network Security Threats (PR Newswire) Mutare, Inc., a leading innovator of enterprise solutions that reimagine how businesses securely communicate, today released several new…

New Black Kite FocusTags Provide Instant Visibility of High-Profile Cyber Events at Scale (Business Wire) Black Kite, the leader in third-party cyber risk intelligence, announces the availability of FocusTags™, a fast and simple way for users to track high

Enforcing Cloud Resource Policy Guardrails for HashiCorp Terraform Cloud (Styra) Styra and HashiCorp let teams enforce fine-grained policy guardrails around Terraform Cloud infrastructure with OPA for security and compliance.

Faster Threat Investigation with Armorblox (Armorblox) Armorblox is making security admin jobs easier through the release of enhanced EAC capabilities for detection, investigation, and remediation of email account compromise incidents. Armorblox machine learning-based detection provides highly accurate detection of compromised accounts.

Bringing New Capabilities to the DomainTools App for Splunk (Domain Tools) We are pleased to announce the latest version of the DomainTools App for Splunk (version 4.3).

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David Appel named VP of National Security at AWS (Security Magazine) David Appel, former VP of Raytheon Intelligence & Space, has been named Vice President, National Security at Amazon Web Services (AWS).

G DATA Personalie: Matthias Koll ist neuer Business Owner der Cyber Defense Academy (unn | UNITED NEWS NETWORK GmbH) Erfahrener IT-Security-Experte verantwortet ab sofort den Geschäftsbereich E-Learning

SilverSky Names Mike Viruso as Vice President of Sales (PR Newswire) SilverSky, a cybersecurity innovator offering powerful managed detection and response (MDR) services, today announced the further expansion of…

NetSPI Expands Global Footprint with Strategic Leadership Appointments in EMEA (PR Newswire) NetSPI, the leader in enterprise penetration testing and attack surface management, today announced the expansion of its global footprint in…

SonarSource Strengthens Management Team with Manish Gupta as its CMO (Business Wire) Former Oracle and Redis executive to scale global marketing execution to further fuel developer adoption and company growth

LogRhythm Announces New Additions to the Leadership Team (LogRhythm) LogRhythm names Mitzi Hunter as chief marketing officer and Mike Dalgleish to vice president of sales, Americas.

Jscrambler Announces Three New VPs To Drive Global Expansion (GlobeNewswire News Room) Cybersecurity company strengthens its leadership with VPs of Global Sales, Growth, and Engineering….

Cybersecurity Industry Veteran John Addeo Joins Netsurion as Chief Revenue Officer (GlobeNewswire News Room) Former Rapid7 channel director leverages expertise guiding enterprise IT leaders in Managed XDR space to support Netsurion’s growth…

BlueVoyant Welcomes Barry Stern as CFO (BlueVoyant) Stern brings more than 20 years of finance experience including transforming businesses from start-up to Initial Public Offering (IPO).

Aryaka Appoints Srini Addepalli as CTO to Deepen Cloud-Based Security and Networking Innovation (Business Wire) Aryaka®, the leader in fully managed SD-WAN and SASE solutions, today announced that Srini Addepalli has joined the executive team as Chief Technology

Interos Welcomes Renowned Operational Resilience Leader Nita Kohli to Board of Advisors (Interos) Kohli to provide enterprise risk insights and guidance to fast-growing supply chain risk management technology company

Eclypsium expands its executive team with new appointments (Help Net Security) Eclypsium announced five new appointments to its executive team with key hires across research, sales and marketing.

Roger Hale named Chief Security Officer at Agora (Security Magazine) As Chief Security Officer at Agora, Hale will work to  navigate compliance and security, and determine risk management and cybersecurity best practices. 

Huawei’s French strategic affairs director heads to CyberPeace Institute in Geneva (Intelligence Online) Adding to its line-up of senior Western cyber experts, the NGO CyberPeace Institute, of which Microsoft is a major donor, has hired Huawei executive and former French special forces officer Vincent

Stellar Cyber Hires Exabeam, Cybereason, Fortinet Security Veterans; Open XDR for MSSP Push Continues (MSSP Alert) Stellar Cyber hires are well-known within MSSP & cybersecurity circles; executives previously held key posts at Cybereason, Exabeam, Fortinet & more.

Stellar Cyber expands its management team with two appointments (Help Net Security) Stellar Cyber announced it has expanded its management team with the addition of two experienced industry leaders.