Innovative partnership established by CyberSecure and Tellabs to provide unparalleled network security

prnewswire | October 07, 2020

CyberSecure IPS and Tellabs have announced a global, go-to-market partnership with far-reaching consequences for the network technology and security industries. As part of the alliance, CyberSecure's Unified Cyber-Physical Protection  will be added to the portfolio of Enterprise, Broadband and Network products and services offered by Tellabs. Tellabs clients, including service providers, government agencies, hospitals, schools, and residences, will now have the option to complement industry-leading Optical LAN technologies with best-in-class cyber-physical protection.

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During the last half of the century, digital security went a long way thanks to the great people who, most of the time, made their inventions free to use by anyone without being afraid of patent issues. 1961 First computer password Fernando Corbató MIT implemented the first password and username method of user authentification for time-sharing computer called CTSS. Cracked by Allan Scherr a Ph.D. researcher at MIT who was looking for a way to bump up his usage time on CTSS. He had been allotted four hours per week, but it wasn’t nearly enough time to run the detailed performance simulations he’d designed for the new computer system.

Spotlight

During the last half of the century, digital security went a long way thanks to the great people who, most of the time, made their inventions free to use by anyone without being afraid of patent issues. 1961 First computer password Fernando Corbató MIT implemented the first password and username method of user authentification for time-sharing computer called CTSS. Cracked by Allan Scherr a Ph.D. researcher at MIT who was looking for a way to bump up his usage time on CTSS. He had been allotted four hours per week, but it wasn’t nearly enough time to run the detailed performance simulations he’d designed for the new computer system.

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Terralogic Adopts Stellar Cyber’s Open XDR Security Platform to Deliver Comprehensive View of Customer Security

Stellar Cyber | December 07, 2021

Stellar Cyber, the leading security operations platform for MSSPs and innovator of Open XDR, announced today that a top 250 MSSP and technology integrator Terralogic has adopted the Stellar Cyber Open XDR platform to bring new levels of visibility and security to its customers across India. “We are always seeking new tools that help us deliver world-class security services for our customers,” said Sandeep Vijayaraghavan, VP of Cybersecurity at Terralogic. “The Stellar Cyber Open XDR platform is the first we’ve seen that unifies and correlates data from our various security tools to present a single, comprehensive view of our customers’ security.” Unlike stand-alone tools that simply capture device logs or protect network endpoints, Stellar Cyber’s Open XDR platform aggregates data inputs from all existing security tools, analyzes it for anomalies, and presents contextual, prioritized security incidents in an intuitive dashboard. For the first time, Stellar Cyber’s platform gives MSSP security professionals a single console to view customers’ entire security profiles and to take quick action when threats are detected. “We aim to be the leading MSSP in the Indian subcontinent, and for years we have offered a range of cybersecurity services to our customers,” said Renil Komitla, CEO of Terralogic. “Stellar Cyber’s platform gives us a new ability to rise above the competition.” “When an MSSP has dozens or hundreds of customers, it’s impossible to keep up with cyberattacks in a timely manner using siloed security tools,” said Brian Stoner, VP of the MSSP business unit at Stellar Cyber. “Our automated and intuitive platform helps MSSPs like Terralogic see the big picture and get a true grasp of what’s going on in a network and how to remediate issues.” About Terralogic Terralogic is the ideal cyber-expert for the next generation business. We provide intelligent cybersecurity solutions that help customers define the right framework, and our solutions include VAPT, Compromise Assessment, Cloud Security, Threat Hunting, Security Solution Deployment & Incident Management. Since 2008, Terralogic has been rendering futuristic technology services for the forward-looking connected world. Our target centric DNA ensures ahead of the time engineering expertise following client roadmap and business needs. Our services encompass, UI/UX, Digital Transformation, Engineering, SAAS, IT Infrastructure services, MSSP, Cloud and Support Services, not to mention our innovations in the field of Emerging technologies viz IoT, AR/VR, and Data Science. We deep dive into enterprise goals to get to the heart of the criteria, maintaining a macro-view while researching trends and evolving models. Terralogic provides advisory consulting and IT services for Automotive, Communications, Construction, E-commerce, Gaming, Healthcare, Manufacturing, Media & Entertainment, Retail, Travel & Transportation industries. About Stellar Cyber Stellar Cyber’s Open XDR platform delivers Everything Detection and Response by ingesting data from all tools, automatically correlating alerts into incidents across the entire attack surface, delivering fewer and higher-fidelity incidents, and responding to threats automatically through AI and machine learning. Our XDR Kill Chain™, fully compatible with the MITRE ATT&CK framework, is designed to characterize every aspect of modern attacks while remaining intuitive to understand. This reduces enterprise risk through early and precise identification and remediation of all attack activities while slashing costs, retaining investments in existing tools and accelerating analyst productivity. Typically, our platform delivers an 8X improvement in MTTD and a 20X improvement in MTTR. The company is based in Silicon Valley.

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October Virtual Cyber Carnival promotes understanding of cybersecurity through a variety of cyber games

prnewswire | September 29, 2020

Katzcy, a woman-owned small business dedicated to growth hacking and cyber as a sport, today announced the inaugural month-long, virtual Cyber Carnival Games™ promoting Cybersecurity Awareness Month (CSAM) and the critical role of Cyber Gaming in building a strong workforce and helping individuals #BeCyberSmart. This unique event held throughout October 2020 brings together in one place six different gaming platform providers to deliver a fun learning experience for all. From virtual escape rooms to digital puzzles to full-on capture the flag, the Cyber Carnival celebrates cyber awareness by showcasing the power of gaming and competition to help learn and upskill.

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Palo Alto Networks and Deloitte Deepen Strategic Alliance

Palo Alto Networks | May 17, 2022

Palo Alto Networks and Deloitte announced today the advancement of their existing strategic partnership to provide managed security services to their shared U.S. clients, making Palo Alto Networks' leading cybersecurity technology portfolio accessible in Deloitte's outcome-based, managed offerings. Many businesses are turning to managed security service providers (MSSPs) and managed detection and response (MDR) providers to run and elevate high-impact cyber defensive capabilities employing modern technologies that assist in handling continually developing cyberthreats. "Our customers are asking for managed secure access service edge (SASE), cloud, and threat detection and response capabilities. By offering our innovative security solutions portfolio as a managed service through Deloitte, we're providing newly extended support to customers who want their cyber programs to truly enable their critical business initiatives." Prem Iyer, vice president, Global Systems Integrator Ecosystems for Palo Alto Networks Kieran Norton, Deloitte Risk & Financial Advisory infrastructure solution leader and principal, Deloitte & Touche LLP said that "We're advising our clients every day on how cybersecurity can help empower their strategic business priorities but building it all in-house can be challenging and costly. Together with Palo Alto Networks, we are able to advise, equip and operate security capabilities for organizations as they work to manage cyber threats with agility and resilience." Deloitte Cyber and Palo Alto Networks first announced their strategic alliance in July 2021, with the goal of providing comprehensive cybersecurity solutions to shared customers. Managed services will feature expanded solutions such as: Deloitte and Palo Alto Networks help companies move to a Zero Trust framework by combining cyber technology platforms and professional services. Deloitte's Cloud Security solution includes the industry's most complete Cloud Native Security Platform, Palo Alto Networks Prisma® Cloud, and CortexXSOAR. Palo Alto Networks' Prisma Cloud and Prisma Cloud Compute are part of Deloitte's OpenCloud, which is the management plane for Deloitte's Cloud Management Platform. Presently, 5G-native security from Deloitte and Palo Alto Networks includes 5G security blueprints, data, control, and cellular signaling domain integration, and network protection.

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