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.
DATA SECURITY, PLATFORM SECURITY, SOFTWARE SECURITY
prnewswire | April 21, 2023
DoControl, the no-code Software as a Service (SaaS) security company, is proud to announce its partnership with GuidePoint Security, a leading cybersecurity solutions provider, which aims to provide a comprehensive cloud security solution to protect customers' data and applications in a rapidly evolving digital landscape.
DoControl's innovative SaaS security platform allows businesses to monitor and control their cloud data with unparalleled accuracy and granularity. The platform is designed to meet each customer's unique requirements, providing customized, comprehensive, and scalable SaaS security solutions. With this partnership, GuidePoint Security customers will be able to manage their SaaS security risks more efficiently and effectively through better visibility into and control over their data.
Citing DoControl's recently released study, "The SaaS Security Threat Landscape Report," John Chester, DoControl's VP of Sales, notes, "The average employee from companies of all sizes have shared, inadvertently or not, 2,246 company assets outside their organizations. Much of this is confidential or proprietary data. DoControl provides visibility into exactly who has access to data, and where it has gone."
Justin Iwanasin, Director, New and Emerging Vendors at GuidePoint Security, says, "As organizations are rapidly moving to the cloud, the need to secure business applications for SaaS applications is ever present. It is important that customers are looking at ways to secure the data with a SaaS data security program and implement solutions that can help them understand that risk."
To learn more about DoControl, visit the website or request a demo. DoControl will also be onsite at the upcoming RSA Conference in San Francisco from April 24–27, please schedule a time to chat with us, or visit our booth #4139 in Moscone South.
Founded in 2020 and headquartered in New York, DoControl is an automated data access controls platform for SaaS applications, improving security and operational efficiency with ease for enterprises. DoControl is backed by investors Insight Partners, StageOne Ventures, Cardumen Capital, RTP Global and global cybersecurity leader CrowdStrike's early-stage investment fund, the CrowdStrike Falcon Fund. The company's leadership team combines product, engineering and sales experience across cybersecurity, enterprise and SaaS innovators. For more information, please visit www.docontrol.io. Follow us on Twitter and LinkedIn.
About GuidePoint Security
GuidePoint Security provides trusted cybersecurity expertise, solutions and services that help organizations make better decisions that minimize risk. Our experts act as your trusted advisor to understand your business and challenges, helping you through an evaluation of your cybersecurity posture and ecosystem to expose risks, optimize resources and implement best-fit solutions. GuidePoint's unmatched expertise has enabled a third of Fortune 500 companies and more than half of the U.S. government cabinet-level agencies to improve their security posture and reduce risk. Learn more at www.guidepointsecurity.com.
ENTERPRISE SECURITY, PLATFORM SECURITY, SOFTWARE SECURITY
Globenewswire | May 11, 2023
ZeroFox (Nasdaq: ZFOX), a leading external cybersecurity provider, announced its plans for releasing generative AI into its External Cybersecurity Platform with the preview of FoxGPT. FoxGPT capabilities will optimize intelligence analyst workflows with the ability to analyze and contextualize malicious content online, enhancing the ability to combat the growing sophistication of cybercriminals. Built by cybersecurity and intelligence professionals, for cybersecurity and intelligence professionals, ZeroFox commits to AI transparency, security, and privacy of information.
Recent cutting-edge advancements in AI, including the release of GPT 3.5, followed by GPT 4.0, are part of a larger, fast-paced AI revolution poised to change how humans and technology interact. As companies embrace these advancements to streamline and automate certain aspects of their business, threat actors are also embracing generative AI capabilities for more sophisticated phishing and fraud, social engineering, spam, and the production of malicious content. ZeroFox's adaptation of generative AI, FoxGPT, accelerates the analysis and summarization of intelligence across large datasets, allowing the identification of malicious content, phishing attacks, and potential account takeovers.
"We at ZeroFox are consistently dedicated to external cybersecurity innovation, and I'm thrilled to share the next step in our innovation roadmap with the development of generative AI capabilities within our platform, FoxGPT," said Mike Price, CTO at ZeroFox. "We understand the impact of generative AI and the risks of threat actors abusing it. We're committed to harnessing this technology while capturing explainable results and the security and confidentiality of customer data." ZeroFox has steadily integrated other machine learning capabilities into its platform over the past few years, enhancing its ability to keep pace with emerging technologies.
FoxGPT is a significant advancement for ZeroFox, enabling it to provide even more powerful external cybersecurity platform capabilities. ZeroFox is committed to AI transparency, security, and privacy of information in order to give customers the confidence that their data is secure.
ZeroFox plans to responsibly release FoxGPT to opt-in customers throughout the year.
ZeroFox (Nasdaq: ZFOX), an enterprise software-as-a-service leader in external cybersecurity, has redefined security outside the corporate perimeter on the internet, where businesses operate, and threat actors thrive. The ZeroFox platform combines advanced AI analytics, digital risk and privacy protection, full-spectrum threat intelligence, and a robust portfolio of breach, incident and takedown response capabilities to expose and disrupt phishing and fraud campaigns, botnet exposures, credential theft, impersonations, data breaches, and physical threats that target your brands, domains, people, and assets. Join thousands of customers, including some of the largest public sector organizations as well as finance, media, technology and retail companies to stay ahead of adversaries and address the entire lifecycle of external cyber risks. ZeroFox and the ZeroFox logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of ZeroFox, Inc. and/or its affiliates in the U.S. and other countries. Visit www.zerofox.com for more information.