William J. Bratton, and Michael Dorrington, Senior Vice President Sales & Marketing representing AMAROK, a New Premier Sponsor in the 2021 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program being presented with a coveted 2021 'ASTORS' Extraordinary Leadership & Innovation Award at ISC East by AST Editorial Director Tammy Waitt.

2021 ‘ASTORS’ Award Winners & 9/11 Special Guests Honored at ISC East

American Security Today’s Annual ‘ASTORS’ Awards is the preeminent U.S. Homeland Security Awards Program, and now in its Sixth Year, continues to recognize industry leaders of Physical and Border Security, Cybersecurity,...
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SIMS Software Named a Premier Sponsor in the 2021 ‘ASTORS’ Awards

By Michael Struttmann, President and CEO of SIMS Software SIMS Software, the leading provider of industrial security information management software to the government and defense industries, and a New 'ASTORS' Award Program...
The Zero Trust security paradigm has emerged to address this complex, distributed environment. Will it kill EDR? And what will come in its place? Read on to find out. (Courtesy of Pixabay)

Will Zero Trust Make EDR Irrelevant?

Guest OpEd by Gilad David Maayan, CEO and Founder of Agile SEO Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR) was until recently a staple of network security at large enterprises. EDR solutions were installed...
2021 'ASTORS' Award Finalist CIS Mobile, Partners with Multiple Tech Providers to Secure Mobile Devices In, Around Federal Facilities.

CIS Mobile Opens Mobile Integration Center in Northern Virginia HQ

CIS Mobile, a leading mobile security platform provider, and a New Finalist in the 2021 'ASTORS' Awards Program, has announced the launch of the CIS Mobile Integration Center (CMIC), a facility...

Tom Kellermann Joins Attivo Networks Cybersecurity Advisors

Attivo Networks®, the leader in lateral movement attack detection and privilege escalation prevention, and a New Multi-Award Finalist in their Fifth Consecutive ‘ASTORS’ Awards Program, has announced that Tom Kellermann has joined the company’s...

Data Theorem Introduces Industry’s First API Attack Surface Calculator

Data Theorem, a leading provider of modern application security, and a New Finalist in the 2021 'ASTORS’ Awards Program, has introduced the industry’s first API Attack Surface Calculator to help organizations of...

Konica Minolta: Solving Challenges for the Government Workplace

Guest Editorial by Chris Bilello, Vice President, Business Solutions Development at Konica Minolta Business Solutions In this evolving global climate, government organizations face many significant challenges. The ability to streamline business processes while...
With the increasing shift to hybrid work environments, security teams are pivoting their focus from workplace security to a workforce security approach centered on securing employees’ access to information everywhere.

New ‘ASTORS’ Finalist Forcepoint to Acquire SSE Leader Bitglass

Forcepoint, a global leader in data-first security, recently named a Multiple Award Finalist in the 2021 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Security Service Edge (SSE)...
Courtesy of 2021 'ASTORS' Awards Finalist Mission Secure Inc. (MSi) for Best ICS/SCADA Cyber Security, a leading industrial control system (ICS) cybersecurity company protecting clients in maritime, industrial, autonomous vehicles, smart cities and defense industries from cyber attacks.

Feds Warn of Ongoing Cyber Threats to US Water and Wastewater Systems

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), which was recognized in the 2020 'ASTORS' Awards Program for Excellence in Homeland Security, along with the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Agency (CISA), the Environmental Protection...
Attackers are consistently improving their techniques and the latest attacks show the need to secure the development process from the start. To achieve that, development companies have been adopting application security testing tools to prevent issues in software production. Static Application Security Testing (SAST) offers a way to increase the security of applications in the development process. Let’s review how SAST works and the difference with other application security tools.

SAST: Improved Security Testing that Doesn’t Slow You Down

What is Static Application Security Testing? Static Application Security Testing tools check the code in applications for flaws and vulnerabilities, such as the ones listed in the OWASP Top 10. SAST is a...