ManageEngine launches Privileged Password Management software for MSPs

MSP Edition of Password Manager Pro said to be the industry-first software for MSPs in Privileged Identity Management space with enterprise-class features.

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Cyber attacks and IP theft pose biggest threats

Juniper Networks has announced the U.K. findings of a Ponemon Institute report. Commissioned globally by Juniper Networks, the research highlighted that organisations surveyed in the U.K. are becoming increasingly concerned about the threat of intellectual property theft and confidential information being used to access business-critical systems. 61 per cent of U.K. respondents believe securing web traffic poses a significant threat to network security. Respondents are also seeing the greatest rise to network security in a lack of system visibility, malicious insider risks, and cloud infrastructure.

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Qualys and FireMon enable real-time network risk visibility and remediation

Qualys, Inc. and FireMon have announced the integration of QualysGuard Vulnerability Management (VM) and FireMon Security Manager with Risk Analyzer in FireMon’s upcoming Version 7.0 release.

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FireEye research reveals increasingly global nature of advanced cyber attacks

FireEye®, Inc. has announced the release of “The Advanced Cyber Attack Landscape” report and interactive maps that provide detailed insight into the global nature of malware communication activity related to sophisticated cyber attacks. The research highlights:

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SecureData and Arbor Networks take on cyber-crime

New DDoS managed service ensures businesses have a plan for attacks.

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Australia’s Ballarat Grammar School blocks Web threats

HP’s SDN application enhances students’ online experience, improves classroom productivity.

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Kabel Deutschland chooses Tufin

Kabel Deutschland, Germany’s largest cable operator, has chosen Tufin SecureApp in order to deploy applications quickly, to improve system availability and decrease its exposure to potential data breaches and hacker attacks.

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91% of people trust business to keep data safe despite rise in breaches

Research reveals people take care to protect data but forget to get basics right.

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More than one-third of European enterprises experience increase in network security threats

Ciena® Corporation has announced the results of a Vanson Bourne survey indicating that more than one-third of surveyed European enterprises (36%) have experienced an increase in the frequency of network and data security-related incidents in the last 18 months. These results highlight the increasing need for network operators to deploy a comprehensive security approach that encompasses server security as well as at-rest and in-flight encryption, given that just nearly one-third (36%) of surveyed enterprises deploy in-flight encryption on the WAN links between sites and data centres.

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Software-Defined Security solution for virtual and hybrid datacentres

Catbird Opens European Headquarters to help data centres meet compliance and security standards.

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Jupiter Medical Center chooses HP

HP Converged Infrastructure improves system performance, speed, agility and reliability for community health center.

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Insider threats and employee-owned devices identified as the greatest risks

New findings from network security management provider AlgoSec also indicate poor change management processes lead to network and application outages.

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Belief in security breaches

A survey conducted recently by Lieberman Software Corporation reveals that more than 70% of IT security professionals would not be willing to bet $100 of their own money that their organization will not suffer a data breach in the next six months.

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Increase in cyberespionage

Symantec Corp.'s Internet Security Threat Report, Volume 18 (ISTR) has revealed a 42 percent surge during 2012 in targeted attacks compared to the prior year. Designed to steal intellectual property, these targeted cyberespionage attacks are increasingly hitting the manufacturing sector as well as small businesses, which are the target of 31 percent of these attacks. Small businesses are attractive targets themselves and a way in to ultimately reach larger companies via "watering hole" techniques. In addition, consumers remain vulnerable to ransomware and mobile threats, particularly on the Android platform.

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AlienVault releases industry’s first Unified Security Management Virtual Appliance

Company responds to needs of mid-market enterprises for security visibility and reduced complexity with free trial and new pricing options.

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Videos

Florian Malecki, Executive Vice President of Marketing for Arcserve, discusses the findings of the company’s recent ransomware survey, which reveals that far too many organisations are still unprepared, not least in terms of recovering lost data. The good news is that businesses do have plans to increase their data resilience investments to meet the challenges of today’s hybrid, digital workplace.
Charles Hunsucker, General Manager Americas and Data Centers at Kohler Uninterruptible Power, explains how its entire range of mission critical diesel generators is now compatible with Hydrotreated Vegetable Oil (HVO) – the latest development in the company’s sustainability focus.
Rob Elder, Vice President Data Centers, Bulk Infrastructure AS, discusses the current energy price spike and the impact it is already having on the global data centre industry - with a particular focus on how location is becoming an increasingly important factor for end users.
Wes Van Den Berg, Vice President and General Manager, UK&I, Pure Storage, provides an update on recent developments at the company, including the launch of the FlashBlade//S family of products and the introduction of the Evergreen//Flex.

Expert Opinions

Dr Nando de Freitas, a lead researcher at Google’s DeepMind, recently grabbed tech headlines with his claim that humanity is closer than ever to creating artificial general intelligence. Although hotly contested by many in the sector, this type of technology would have a profound impact on the business community, its operations and how it approaches customer interactions. Instead of training algorithms on existing data sets, super AI might be able to listen, read emotion and extract information in a way that mimics human understanding.
By John Atkinson, Director, Sales Engineering UK & I, Riverbed
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By Shai Haim, Radware’s 5G network security specialist.