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Check Point Researchers Express Their Concerns Over COVID-19 Contact Tracing Applications

Security researchers at Check Point are closely examining contact tracing apps. After initial review, they have flagged a number of concerns over how contact tracing applications are implemented. Researchers outlined their concerns in four: Devices can be traced. As some contact tracing applications rely on Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE), devices broadcast handshake packets that facilitate identification of contact with other devices. ...

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SonicWall Announces SD-Branch Capabilities and New Multi-Gigabit Switches

Distributed organizations are continuously challenged with administering necessary security measures to thwart escalating cyberattacks to protect workforces outside of the protection of traditional networks. To simplify security deployment, management and visibility for organizations with growing branch footprints, SonicWall unveils new secure SD-Branch capabilities, and a complete line of new multi-gigabit switches, to cost-effectively scale and manage remote or branch locations. ...

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Kaspersky Announces The Availability of New Threat Attribution Engine

Kaspersky has released its new threat intelligence solution aimed at helping SOC analysts and incident responders attribute malware samples to previously revealed APT groups. Using its proprietary method, Kaspersky Threat Attribution Engine matches a discovered malicious code against one of the biggest databases of malware in the industry, and, based on the code similarities, links it to a specific APT ...

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Check Point Software Launches CloudGuard Cloud Native Security Platform to Prevent Cyberattacks

Check Point® Software Technologies Ltd. has introduced CloudGuard Cloud Native Security, a fully-automated cloud platform that enables customers to seamlessly protect all of their cloud deployments and workloads, and manage security through a single pane of glass.  CloudGuard streamlines and simplifies cloud security, preventing the most advanced 6th generation cyber-attacks from impacting organizations’ cloud environments, and enables them to take full advantage of the speed ...

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Sophos Rolls Out New Version of Its Endpoint Detection and Response Solution

Sophos unveiled an updated version of its Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR), the first solution designed for both security analysts and IT administrators, available now in Sophos Intercept X Advanced and Intercept X Advanced for Server with EDR. Significant advancements and new capabilities make it faster and easier than ever before for security analysts to identify and neutralize evasive threats, and for IT administrators to ...

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Unistal Unveils Protegent Endpoint Security Software for Network Endpoints

Unistal has come up with yet another new make in India product launch, named Protegent endpoint security software. The endpoint security has been developed with the aim of providing cyber security services for network endpoints. The release is expected to mark memorable success and achievement in the sphere of IT when it comes to saving the world from security threats, ...

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SophosLabs Research About Netwalker Ransomware Reveals Cybercriminal’s Toolbox

A few years ago ransomware criminals typically used what’s called the “spray-and-pray” approach – or what might more appropriately be called “spray-and-prey”, given the entirely predatory nature of these attacks. A ransomware gang might have emailed a malicious attachment to ten million people, relying on ten thousand of them opening it up and getting scrambled, and then banking (figuratively and ...

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Kaspersky Announces Online Training Solutions for Employees to Boost Security Awareness

Kaspersky has unveiled its new Kaspersky Adaptive Online Training, developed in partnership with Area9 Lyceum. The solution generates a security awareness curriculum that is tailored to each individual user’s learning needs, as a personal tutor would do for their students. The content for this new enterprise-grade solution is based on Kaspersky’s cybersecurity expertise and delivered in accordance with modern learning ...

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GBG Predator Improves Fraud Detection for Credit Card, Mobile, Digital Payments and More

GBG announced its expansion of AI and machine learning capabilities for its transaction and payment monitoring solution, Predator, making deep learning and predictive analytics available to their entire digital risk management customer journey. GBG first announced its machine learning capabilities for Instinct Hub, their digital onboarding fraud management system in January this year. The new AI capability additionally processes third party data — device ...

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New Research by Trend Micro Highlights Changing Market Trends For Cybercrime Products And Services

Trend Micro Incorporated released new data on cybercriminal operations and patterns for buying and selling goods and services in the underground. Trust has eroded among criminal interactions, causing a switch to e-commerce platforms and communication using Discord, which both increase user anonymization. “This report highlights the threat intelligence we collect and analyze from global cybercriminal networks that enables us to alert, ...

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