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BSI International Cyber Resilience Exchange 2019
BSI INTERNATIONAL CYBER RESILIENCE EXCHANGE 2019
March 26-26, 2019
BSI International Cyber Resilience Exchange 2019 is a one day event which brings together leading international cyber intelligence experts and innovators to share their vision of making a secure digital future a reality. The exchange comprises of keynote speakers, panel discussions and interactive s...

CS4CA USA
CS4CA USA
March 26-27, 2019
While cybercrime steadily increases in the US, the perceived complexity of data security remains a barrier for organizations to strengthen their cybersecurity strategies. Cyber risks are complex and unique to every circumstance, therefore difficult to quantify. But ultimately, all complexities can b...

AlienVault


We're on a mission to provide organizations throughout the universe with highly intelligent security that is affordable and simple to use. We founded AlienVault to help organizations of all shapes and sizes achieve world-class security without the headaches and huge expense of other solutions. And we are passionate about our mission! Interested in joining our Alien Nation? We're a peace-loving bunch of extraterrestrials interested in nothing less than changing the world of security to be attainable to organizations.

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It’s not uncommon that vendors want to understand the experiences and opinions of security experts who are in the trenches, which is why Black Hat is often an opportune time to conduct surveys. Since this year's conference, AlienVault has analyzed the data of a survey it administered and today released its newest report, Extortion, the Cloud, and the Geopolitical Landscape. The survey asked a wide range of questions to almost 1,000 security professionals to gauge their perspectives on ...
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Completing its acquisition of AlienVault, as revealed in July, AT&T will turn the threat intelligence vendor into its standalone Cybersecurity Solutions Division. To be led by AlienVault CEO Barmak Meftah and AT&T Business CEO Thaddeus Arroyo, the division will combine AlienVault’s foundational unified security management platform and Open Threat Exchange with AT&T’s suite of managed cybersecurity services, solutions and network visibility to better protect businesses. &l...
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A survey of 900 security professionals conducted by AlienVault at Infosecurity Europe found that spending on GDPR compliance efforts has hindered threat detection but cybersecurity publicity might actually benefit the industry. Additionally, the survey reflected the strong belief that cybersecurity is becoming entrenched in politics. Of the professionals that participated in the survey, 51% said the additional resources their organization are spending on GDPR compliance takes vital resources awa...
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In an effort to expand its security solutions to small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs), global communications, media and entertainment and technology company AT&T has announced that it will acquire California-based security solutions company AlienVault. Combining AlienVault's threat intelligence offerings with its existing portfolio of cybersecurity solutions, AT&T hopes to deliver a unified security management platform for its business customers. This acquisition will hopefully b...
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A series of cyber-attacks targeting the Middle Eastern region use an encrypted downloader to deliver a Metasploit backdoor, AlienVault reports. The attacks start with a malicious document containing parts of an article about the next Shanghai Cooperation Organization Summit, originally published at the end of May on a Middle Eastern news network. The Office document contains malicious macro code designed to execute a Visual Basic script (stored as a hexadecimal stream) and launch a new task in a...
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A cyber-espionage group has been weaponizing presumably secure USB drives to target air-gapped critical systems. The Tick group, discovered by researchers at Palo Alto Networks Unit 42, reportedly targets organizations from Japan and South Korea with custom malware, including Minzen, Datper, Nioupale (aka Daserf), and HomamDownloader. Though the type of USB drive compromised in the attack was supposed to be certified as secure by the South Korean ITSCC, the Tick group loaded malicious files onto...
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In this SearchCIO Q&A, Javvad Malik discusses why streamlining infosec processes is becoming a top cybersecurity trend and how new tech influences the infosec industry. Simplicity will be the cornerstone of effective cybersecurity as companies strive to consolidate resources, according to Javvad Malik, security advocate at AlienVault Inc. and an 18-year veteran of the information security, or infosec, industry. For most organizations to adapt to this cybersecurity trend, they must adopt new ...
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According to pop culture’s portrayal of cybersecurity, the industry is hot property. Hacks and breaches not only dominate the real-world media, but they can be seen everywhere in TV and movies today. Granted, there have been some early examples of security issues playing a role in pop culture plot lines, such as the 1980s cult-classic Tron. But in recent years, Hollywood seems to have really picked up the mantle when it comes to cybersecurity. If the bright lights of TV and movies are to b...
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SC's Roi Perez sifts through a mountain of predictions for cyber-security in 2017 to pick out recurrent trends, specific predictions and warnings as to where we need to prioritise our defences in the year ahead. 2016 was quite a year for cyber-security. With cloud services becoming near ubiquitous, unsecured Internet of Things devices delivering on their threat of being a major security headache, autonomous cars gaining frontpage coverage thanks Tesla and the changing face of business and co...
SCMAGAZINEUK
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It’s no surprise that lots of pundits and cybersecurity industry insiders claim that 2017 will be a challenging year full of nation state attacks, ransomware, and a continuing wave of data breaches. I concur with this common wisdom, but I also believe 2017 will be remembered as the year where cybersecurity analytics and operations encountered a wave of unprecedented scale.  Now, I know that the need for security scalability is nothing new. Leading SIEM vendors can all talk about how t...
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EVENTS

BSI International Cyber Resilience Exchange 2019
BSI INTERNATIONAL CYBER RESILIENCE EXCHANGE 2019
March 26-26, 2019
BSI International Cyber Resilience Exchange 2019 is a one day event which brings together leading international cyber intelligence experts and innovators to share their vision of making a secure digital future a reality. The exchange comprises of keynote speakers, panel discussions and interactive s...

NEPIC Digitalisation & Cyber Security Conference
NEPIC DIGITALISATION & CYBER SECURITY CONFERENCE
March 27-27, 2019
The 4th Industrial Revolution represents an extraordinary growth and productivity opportunity for manufacturing in general, however, by its very nature brings with it increased risk. During this new event for 2019, we will explore the pros and cons of the connected world we live in whilst showcasing...