NG Firewall delivers enterprise-grade cybersecurity features in a package that is easy to purchase, configure, deploy and maintain for state and local government, educational institutions,  nonprofit organizations as well as SMBs.

Untangle Goes for 2nd Consecutive Win in 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Awards (Video)

Untangle, a leader in comprehensive network security for small-to-medium business (SMB), and a Winner in the 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, is pleased to announce NG Firewall v14.0 has been nominated to...
The CDM Program was designed to help government teams identify and prioritize cybersecurity risks and enable cyber personnel to quickly mitigate these problems.

Feds Weigh In on Impact of CDM Program, Forcepoint Survey Explores

Forcepoint, a global leader in cybersecurity and a Finalist in the 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Award Program, has released the results of its new Federal CDM Survey, which explores how the U.S....
The LinkGuard platform from Blue Ridge Networks allows organizations to cloak critical data networks, making them invisible and inaccessible to everyone that doesn’t have previously verified access using Autonomous Network Segmentation. This ‘Zero Trust’ methodology prevents hacker reconnaissance and eliminates the high risk of unauthorized access to critical infrastructure while enabling secure connectivity, wherever it’s needed, without costly or time-consuming IT overhead.

Blue Ridge Networks Competes in 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Awards Program

Blue Ridge Networks, a past Platinum Award Winner in the Annual 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, is delighted to announce that the company's new LinkGuard Platform has been nominated to compete in...
As many as 90M people were affected by the Facebook hack disclosed Friday afternoon - nearly double what Facebook first reported, and if the victims logged into other services like Tinder, Instagram, or Spotify with their Facebook accounts, those might be affected to.

Facebook Weaponizing Security to Erode Privacy Massive Hack, Videos)

By Natasha Lomas, TechCrunch At a Senate hearing this week in which US lawmakers quizzed tech giants on how they should go about drawing up comprehensive Federal consumer privacy protection legislation, Apple’s VP of software technology...
With more than 90% of breaches attributed to successful phishing campaigns, phishing continues to be the #1 concern for most organizations. Empower your employees to recognize and resist malicious phishing attempts with Cofense PhishMe - designed to change risky behavior and enable employees to recognize and report malicious phishing emails.

Cofense Competes in 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program

We have a problem. Still. Despite record investments in cyber security technology, the data continues to paint a bleak picture: 91% of breaches start with spear phishing 146 Days – the average time to identify...
The National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center (NCCIC)

White House Rolls Out New National Cyber Strategy, See Details (Video)

President Trump has signed off on a long-awaited national cyber strategy that aims to guide how his administration will handle offensive and defensive cybersecurity and cyberthreats, according to John Bolton, the National Security...
Attivo Launches Counterintelligence; Bolsters Current Threat and Adversary Intelligence Functionality for Offense-driven Countermeasures

Attivo Closes Serverless & Container Security Gaps Through Deception

Attivo Networks, the 2017 Platinum 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Award-Winning leader in deception for cybersecurity threat detection, is further enhancing its portfolio with advanced deception techniques designed specifically to accurately detect and...
Through OnGuard, Lenel continues its ongoing commitment to finding new ways to facilitate data optimization and enhance security and business operations.

Lenel’s OnGuard 7.5 Powerful Enhancements Highlighted at GSX

Lenel, a global leader in advanced security systems, and a new competitor in the 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program, is delivering an extensive set of new features and utilities with the introduction...
The FBI’s Protected Voices initiative provides cybersecurity recommendations to political campaigns on multiple topics, including social engineering, to help mitigate the risk of cyber influence operations targeting U.S. elections. State and local election officials or campaign staff should report suspicious activity to their local FBI field office and also notify FBI CyWatch at cywatch@fbi.gov or 1-855-292-3937.

FBI Initiative to Mitigate Risk of Cyber Influence Targeting US Elections

By the FBI Protected Voices is an FBI initiative to mitigate the risk of cyber influence operations targeting U.S. elections. Part of that initiative is outward-facing and includes efforts by the Bureau to...
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Passwords a Top Threat, Multi-Factor Authentication Needed, Study Says

WatchGuard® Technologies, has released the findings of its new Internet Security Report for Q2 2018, which explores the latest security threats affecting small to midsize businesses (SMBs) and distributed enterprises. This new research...