ENTERPRISE SECURITY, PLATFORM SECURITY, SOFTWARE SECURITY
BigID | March 17, 2023
BigID, the leading platform for data security, compliance, privacy, and governance, today introduced purpose-built AI and ML-based data discovery and classification capabilities designed to quickly and easily detect secrets across enterprise data and reduce risk from potential data breaches and leaks.
Secrets - including as API keys, tokens, usernames and passwords, and security certificates - are commonly shared, cloned, and distributed across enterprise data environments as a means for better collaboration and efficiency. Unfortunately, the proliferation of secrets across these environments increases the attack surface and quickly raises security risks. Data containing secrets can inadvertently get pushed into production, while other secrets can be exposed to internal and external bad actors.
With BigID's native secrets detection capabilities, organizations can:
Scan for secrets across the entire software development ecosystem including GitLab, GitHub, Jira, Confluence, Powershell scripts, Slack, and hundreds of other data sources across the environment
Detect secrets faster and more accurately using patented AI and ML-based data classification techniques
Proactively protect secrets with streamlined and automated remediation to continually mitigate the threat of exposure
"Secrets-in-code remains one of the most overlooked vulnerabilities in security, despite being a priority target in some of the biggest breaches of late," said Tyler Young, CISO at BigID. "BigID's purpose-built AI and ML-based data discovery and classification give security teams speed and confidence to protect secrets from unwanted exposure so they don't become another headline."
BigID enables organizations to know their enterprise data and take action for data-centric security, privacy, compliance and governance. Customers deploy BigID to proactively discover, manage, protect, and get more value from their regulated, sensitive, and personal data across their data landscape. BigID has been recognized for its data intelligence innovation as a 2019 World Economic Forum Technology Pioneer, named to the 2021 Forbes Cloud 100, the 2021 Inc 5000 as the #19th fastest growing company and #1 in Security, the 2021 and 2022 Deloitte 500, and an RSA Innovation Sandbox winner.
ENTERPRISE SECURITY,PLATFORM SECURITY,SOFTWARE SECURITY
Nozomi Networks | January 25, 2023
On January 24, 2023, Nozomi Networks Inc., one of the leaders in OT and IoT security, announced Nozomi ArcTM, the industry's first IoT and OT endpoint security sensor, intended to accelerate time to full operational resilience exponentially. Nozomi Arc is designed to automatically deploy across a large number of locations and devices anywhere a company needs visibility, and it provides vital data and insights about essential assets and network endpoints. This data is utilized to better analyze and prevent attacks, as well as correlate user behavior, without straining existing resources or interrupting mission-critical networks.
Arc is a game-changer in terms of comprehensive asset visibility, deployment speed, and network coverage across complex and remote OT and IT networks. Nozomi Arc is designed to:
Be deployed remotely
Analyze endpoint vulnerabilities
Accelerate monitoring deployments in mission-critical systems; and
Identify compromised hosts
Nozomi Networks Co-founder and CPO, Andrea Carcano, said, "Operational resiliency is the top business priority for critical infrastructure organizations, which can only be achieved by lowering cyber risks and increasing security." He added, "Nozomi Arc accelerates time to resiliency by transforming every computer on the network into an OT security sensor. It quickly extends visibility to attack surfaces and threats inside endpoint hosts and their local networks. With Nozomi Arc, users can quickly corollate more information from more sources for better diagnostics and faster time to response."
(Source – GlobeNewswire)
With Nozomi Arc, users get the following advantages:
Faster time to resiliency: Nozomi Arc removes time, resource, geographic, and internal policy limits from network-based deployments.
Lower cyber risk and increased security: The only OT solution in the market that can identify malicious hardware.
Extended visibility and context: In addition to illuminating additional assets, devices, and possible vulnerabilities, Arc detects process irregularities and questionable user behavior.
Lower operational overhead: Because Arc can be remotely deployed through a software download, Nozomi Arc does not need extensive network adjustments to be implemented anywhere in the world, even in the most remote locations.
About Nozomi Networks
Nozomi Networks, with headquarters in San Francisco, California, accelerates digital transformation by defending the world's critical infrastructure, industrial enterprises, and government enterprises from cyber-attacks. Its technology provides OT and IoT environments with superior network and asset monitoring, threat detection, and analytics. As a result, customers rely on the company's solution to reduce risk and complexity while increasing operational resiliency. In addition, the organization provides zero-trust security by delivering contextual data for policy decisions, such as endpoint posture checks, baseline monitoring, and device role data.
ENTERPRISE SECURITY, PLATFORM SECURITY, SOFTWARE SECURITY
Neustar Security Services | February 06, 2023
Neustar Security Services, a renowned cloud-based security services provider that enables global businesses to thrive online, is launching UltraDDR (DNS Detection and Response), a recursive DNS-based protection service aimed at combating ransomware attacks, network breaches, supply chain compromise and phishing while enforcing enterprise acceptable use policies for its users.
UltraDDR provides a Protective DNS solution that allows businesses to move ahead of attacks by preventing communication before any harm can be done. Protective DNS analyzes DNS queries and responds to mitigate threats. UltraDDR offers real-time observability of outbound network communication using years of historical domain data, allowing organizations to detect and prevent malware, ransomware, phishing, and supply chain attacks before any damage can occur.
UltraDDR can meet organizations' recursive DNS requirements. UltraDDR contains a highly dependable global recursive DNS resolution network with 27 nodes across the world, allowing for lightning-fast responses everywhere. UltraDDR is a comprehensive DNS resolver solution that includes advanced security features, including DNS over HTTPS (DoH), DNSSEC and DNS over TLS (DoT). Furthermore, the service features built-in DNS DDoS protection through Neustar Security Services' UltraDDoS Protect solution to instantly fight against attacks towards the UltraDDR DNS resolver network, guaranteeing that DNS resolution availability is not jeopardized.
UltraDDR has extensive DNS firewall features to enforce acceptable usage policies for business users. For example, administrators can designate categories of internet traffic, such as gaming, adult, gambling, social media, etc., that violate business policy and block or flag this traffic to give a simple, unobtrusive means of enforcing policy.
UltraDDR can be deployed within minutes to enhance a corporation's security investments, such as by integrating always-on DNS intelligence into event management and security information systems, endpoint solutions, firewalls, and more. The solution supports a client that can be installed on Windows, iOS, macOS, and Android devices that enables DNS settings to persist regardless of network connectivity and continues to provide both web categorization and threat protection.
About Neustar Security Services
Founded in 1996, Neustar Security Services is a leading cloud-based security services provider. The company is trusted by businesses worldwide to protect their digital infrastructure and online presence. Neustar Security Services provides a range of cloud-based services that are always safe, dependable, and accessible, allowing multinational enterprises to prosper online. The Ultra Secure portfolio of products from the firm safeguards companies' networks and apps against dangers and downtime, making sure that businesses and their customers have great and uninterrupted daily interactions.