Endpoint Security and Network Monitoring News for the week of July 22; Updates from QuSecure, Sophos, Cynet, etc.
The editors of Solutions Review have curated this list of the most notable endpoint security and network monitoring articles for the week of July 22. This curated list includes endpoint security and network monitoring vendors such as QuSecure, Sophos, Cynetand more.
Keeping tabs on all the most relevant endpoint security and network monitoring news can be a daunting task. Accordingly, our editorial team aims to provide a summary of the top headlines from the past month in this space. Solutions Review editors will curate news on vendor products, mergers and acquisitions, venture capital funding, talent acquisition, and other noteworthy endpoint security and network monitoring news stories. .
Endpoint Security and Network Monitoring news for the week of July 22
QuSecure’s Post-Quantum Cybersecurity Solution Wins Army’s xTechSearch 6 Competition for Innovative Technology
QuSecure, Inc., a post-quantum cybersecurity (PQC) provider, announced that QuProtect, the industry’s first end-to-end PQC software solution uniquely designed to protect encrypted communications and data with quantum resilience using quantum secure channels, won the Army’s sixth iteration of its open-topic prize competition, Expeditionary Technology Search (xTechSearch). This award announcement comes just weeks after QuSecure received the coveted Phase III Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) win from the federal government.
Palo Alto Networks and HCL Technologies Announce Expanded Relationship
Palo Alto Networks and HCL Technologies announced an expansion of their collaboration to introduce combined solutions that help secure digital and cloud transformations for customers. Palo Alto Networks will bolster HCL Technologies’ suite of cloud and managed security services with a portfolio of best-in-class cybersecurity solutions.
New Research Reveals Majority of SMBs Lack 24/7 Security Operations to Detect and Respond to Threats
Pondurancea provider of managed detection and response (MDR) services, today announced the results of a study commissioned by Forrester Consulting on behalf of Pondurance, which found that while 81% of small and medium-sized businesses surveyed are monitored by a security operations center (SOC), 57% do not operate 24/7. Considering that 69% of SMBs believe they face critical and growing cybersecurity threats and 75% say While cyberattacks have increased over the past three years, the lack of 24/7 coverage continues to put SMBs at significant risk.
Sophos announces Sophos X-Ops
Sophos, a global leader in next-generation cybersecurity, announced Sophos X-Ops, a new cross-operational unit linking SophosLabs, Sophos SecOps and Sophos AI, three established teams of cybersecurity experts at Sophos, to help organizations better defend against constantly evolving and increasingly complex cyberattacks. Sophos X-Ops leverages the predictive, real-time, real-world, and deeply-studied threat intelligence of each group, which in turn collaborates to deliver more robust and innovative protection, detection, and response capabilities .
CRN names Katie Bird of Cynet as a rising female star
Cynet, an Extended Detection and Response (XDR) security provider, is delighted to announce that Katie Bird, the channel’s chief marketing officer, has been named among just 100 women at CRN, a brand on The Channel Company 2022 list. Rising Female Stars. Featuring a powerful list of nominees, hand-selected by CRN’s editorial team based primarily on recommendations from channel heads and other channel management executives across the industry, this third annual list from Rising Female Stars represents extraordinary women who work hard to help their cast partners succeed.
Cisco Releases Patches for Critical Flaws Affecting Nexus Dashboard for Data Centers
Cisco on Wednesday released security patches for 45 vulnerabilities affecting various products, some of which could be exploited to perform arbitrary actions with elevated permissions on affected systems. The most serious issues are CVE-2022-20857, CVE-2022-20858, and CVE-2022-20861, which impact the Cisco Nexus Dashboard for Data Centers and Cloud Network Infrastructures and could allow an “unauthenticated remote attacker to perform arbitrary operations”. commands, read or download container image files, or perform a cross-site request forgery attack. »
VMware Strengthens Commitment to Public Sector and Achieves Extended FedRAMP Elevated Authorization
Tech giant, VMWare, announced that it has obtained Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP) elevated authorization through the Joint Authorization Board (JAB) for VMware Government Services, which includes VMware Carbon Black Cloud and VMware SD-WAN on AWS GovCloud (US ). These cloud services are designed to enable US government agencies and customers who support the US government to migrate, manage and operate sensitive workloads in the cloud. VMware Government Services is now available on FedRAMP Marketplace.
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