Metallic ThreatWise secures businesses by provoking attacks
Commvault made Metallic ThreatWise generally available. The solution finds zero-day threats by provoking attacks.
Some security solutions rely on threat intelligence. Major security vendors examine patterns in cybercriminal behaviour, after which software and hardware vendors incorporate the da... Read more
New Linux malware Shikitega prevents detection
Shikitega, a newly discovered Linux malware variant, installs a persistent cryptominer and makes itself invisible through a so-called polymorphic encoder.
AT&T researchers unveiled the malware variant in a recent report. Shikitega targets Linux computers and IoT devices. Cryptominer payloads... Read more
Security industry is fundamentally broken: base investments on hard evidence
Many security investments do not deliver what was expected or hoped for. Organizations can do better, however, if they invest wisely, and base their investments on hard evidence.
The number of security solution providers on the market is staggeringly large. The total runs into the thousands, al... Read more
McAfee adds automated threat detection to Mvision XDR
McAfee has announced updates for Mvision Extended Detection and Response (XDR) during the RSA Conference. With the new capabilities, it wants to protect companies against the most sophisticated threats and simplify security operations.
The update integrates telemetry from other Mvision products ... Read more