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Mike Lennon / SecurityWeek:
Stealth Security Startup vArmour Secretly Raised $42 Million   —  It's rare to hear about a startup that has been able to secure its Series A, B and C rounds while operating in stealth mode, but one Silicon Valley security startup has managed to raise a total of $42 million since it was founded in 2011 …
Aug 20, 2014, 1:40 PMIn context
Mike Lennon / SecurityWeek:
GuardiCore Raises $11 Million to Build Advanced Data Center Honeypots   —  Israeli cybersecurity startup GuardiCore, announced on Monday that it has closed an $11 million round of funding led by Battery Ventures.  —  While few details are provided on the company's web site …
Aug 18, 2014, 7:55 PMIn context
Mike Lennon / SecurityWeek:
IBM Acquires Cloud-based IAM Firm Lighthouse Security Group   —  IBM has made yet another move to expand and enhance its Identity and Access Management (IAM) offerings, today announcing that it has acquired the business operations of Lighthouse Security Group, LLC.
Aug 11, 2014, 10:45 AMIn context
Mike Lennon / Security Week:
Bitglass Raises $25 Million to Expand Enterprise Data Protection Business   —  Bitglass, a Silicon Valley-based provider of enterprise data protection solutions, today announced that it has secured $25 million in a Series B funding round.  The new injection of capital brings Bitglass' total funding …
Aug 5, 2014, 11:35 AMIn context
Eduard Kovacs / SecurityWeek:
Tor Warns of Attack Attempting to Deanonymize Users   —  The Tor Project has disclosed details of an attack which appeared to be an attempt to deanonymize users of the popular anonymity network.  —  According to Tor Project Leader Roger Dingledine, the attack was detected on July 4 …
Jul 30, 2014, 12:25 PMIn context
Mike Lennon / SecurityWeek:
P.F. Chang's Confirms Payment Card Breach: Reverts to Imprinting Devices   —  After saying earlier this week that it was investigating reports of a data breach related to payment cards used at its locations, P.F. Chang's China Bistro confirmed on Thursday that credit and debit card data has been stolen from some of its restaurants.
Jun 13, 2014, 1:40 AMIn context
Brian Prince / SecurityWeek:
Elderwood Attack Platform Linked to Multiple Internet Explorer Zero-Day Attacks: Symantec   —  Researchers at Symantec say the Elderwood attack platform is at the center of numerous zero-day attacks launched by hacker crews around the world this year.  —  The Elderwood platform has been linked …
May 16, 2014, 7:25 AMIn context
Fahmida Y. Rashid / SecurityWeek:
Surveillance is the Business Model of the Internet: Bruce Schneier   —  Data is a natural consequence of computing, and as search tools get better, it shifts the balance of power towards mass collection and surveillance, renowned security expert Bruce Schneier said at the SOURCE Boston conference on Wednesday.
Apr 10, 2014, 10:05 AMIn context
Mike Lennon / SecurityWeek:
New Microsoft Word Zero-Day Used in Targeted Attacks   —  Vulnerability CVE-2014-1761 in Microsoft Word Could Allow Remote Code Execution, Microsoft Warns - Office 2011 for Mac Affected  —  Microsoft warned on Monday of a remote code execution vulnerability (CVE-2014-1761) …
Mar 24, 2014, 4:25 PMIn context
Mike Lennon / SecurityWeek:
Palo Alto Networks to Acquire Cyvera for $200 Million   —  Network security firm Palo Alto Networks announced on Monday that it would acquire privately held security startup Cyvera for roughly $200 million.  —  Tel-Aviv, Israel-based Cyvera has 55 employees and has developed technologies to help block zero-day attacks on the endpoint.
Mar 24, 2014, 11:45 AMIn context

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