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Hear from an industry analyst and a Fortinet customer about the benefits of adopting Fortinet Security Operations solutions.

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LanzaJet partners with Microsoft Climate Innovation Fund to enable the transition towards net-zero sustainable fuels

September 21, 2023 No Comments

LanzaJet partners with Microsoft Climate Innovation Fund to enable the transition towards net-zero sustainable fuels

Enhancing AI Safety: OpenAI’s Red Teaming Network

September 21, 2023 No Comments

OpenAI has recently introduced the “OpenAI Red Teaming Network.” This initiative invites domain experts from diverse fields to collaborate in evaluating and rigorously assessing the safety of OpenAI’s AI models.

What to expect from Microsoft’s ‘special’ Surface and AI event

September 19, 2023 No Comments

Tweet SOURCE: The Verge Microsoft is holding a “special event” in New York City later this week where it’s expected to debut three new Surface devices and AI-powered features for Windows, Office, Bing, Surface, and more. The event is taking place just days after Panos Panay, Microsoft’s former head of Windows and Surface, resigned in […]


BullWall Intros “Behind the Firewall” Protection for RDP Sessions – The Top Entry Point for Ransomware Deployments

September 8, 2023 No Comments

BullWall’s Server Intrusion Protection (SIP) brings multifactor authentication (MFA) where it’s long been needed most: behind the firewall to stave off unauthorized server access resulting from the use of compromised credentials during RDP sessions.


NIST Releases Quantum-safe Cryptography Standards: What Happens Now?

August 29, 2023 No Comments

This release signals to companies everywhere the need to take immediate steps toward updating their cryptographic systems and software to these quantum-safe algorithms, once finalized, well ahead of the arrival of quantum computers. Companies that delay in implementing these updates may be at risk for a predicted spike in “harvest now – decrypt later” strategies undertaken by bad actors who compromise systems today to collect encrypted data, with the intention of decrypting it later with quantum computers.

Women in Tech Boston

August 7, 2023 No Comments

Hear from an industry analyst and a Fortinet customer about the benefits of adopting Fortinet Security Operations solutions.

HYAS Warns of AI-Driven Malware With “EyeSpy” POC

August 3, 2023 No Comments

HYAS Infosec has unleased  prototype of future AI-enabled threats with its EyeSpy proof-of-concept (PoC), a new class of polymorphic, fully autonomous malware that employes AI to make informed decisions and synthesize its capabilities as needed in order to launch highly effective cyberattacks while continuously morphing to avoid detection.


Girls Hack Village presents SquadCon 3-Day Conference

July 26, 2023 No Comments

“Girls Hack Village presents SquadCon” is a new three-day cybersecurity conference that seeks to bring gender-diverse perspectives of the contributions, experiences, and issues facing the industry’s others.   Microsoft and the international non-profit BlackGirlsHack (BGH Foundation) are lead sponsors.


Pronto Software and IBM’s New Data Integration Feature Set to Deliver Unparalleled Business Intelligence

July 26, 2023 No Comments

With the introduction of Pronto Xi BI Unlimited suite of products, customers gain access to an expanded landscape of data, enabling them to accelerate their business insights and achieve a complete picture of their operations in a single view.


Tech-Driven Breakthroughs: Advancing Wound Sampling and Treatment

July 3, 2023 No Comments

In today’s rapidly evolving digital landscape, healthcare is constantly embracing new technologies and redefining its approach to diagnosing and treating various health conditions. Among the significant focus areas, the technological revolution in wound sampling and treatment marks a transformative chapter.

IBM to Acquire Apptio Inc., Providing Actionable Financial and Operational Insights Across Enterprise ITA 5-Step Guide to Crafting a Digital Communications Strategy

June 28, 2023 No Comments

IBM to Acquire Apptio Inc., Providing Actionable Financial and Operational Insights Across Enterprise ITA 5-Step Guide to Crafting a Digital Communications Strategy

Tech experts reveal device security tips considered by the military

June 12, 2023 No Comments

According to 2022 Statista data, cybercrime costs us $8.44 trillion and is expected to explode to $23.84 trillion by 2027. Recently, governments have been cracking down on using particular apps, like TikTok, on work devices, leading to growing concern about data privacy.


Approov Secures Mobile Gaming App Genopets, Stops Cheaters

June 8, 2023 No Comments

A mobile app security study found that of the 357 high-earning Android mobile games tested, a vast majority were vulnerable to either reverse engineer or manipulation, and could not detect a compromised device. This left them vulnerable to repackaging – the modification of an app’s source code to steal user credentials or otherwise manipulate the game’s security or user experience.


Organizations Ill-Prepared for Ransomware Attacks, Grossly Underestimate Recovery Times

May 26, 2023 No Comments

A new report published by BullWall and Cybersecurity Insiders raises concerns about the state of organizational preparedness for ransomware attacks. The Cybersecurity Insiders 2023 Ransomware Report, based on a survey of 435 cybersecurity professionals, has identified significant gaps, misunderstandings, and obstacles in the realm of security posture, attack prevention, and ransomware remediation.


MTRIX Selects Veridium for Attack Resistant, Simplified Passwordless Auth

May 10, 2023 No Comments

Tweet MTRIX Driving Attack-Resistant, Uniform Passwordless Auth Across Customer Platforms, Devices and Users By Peter R. Kelley Global authentication integrator MTRIX has selected Veridium to provide trusted digital identities and passwordless authentication to provide its customers with the same visual, attack-resistant user experience across their wide range of platforms and environments. MTRIX GmbH in Germany […]


Intel layoffs announced after company sees largest quarterly loss ever

May 10, 2023 No Comments

Tweet SOURCE: USA TODAY A wave of layoffs continues to rattle the tech industry, with semiconductor chip manufacturer Intel on Monday confirming that it plans to cut its workforce to reduce costs. The company declined to share how many workers would be affected but said the layoffs would take place across the company. “Intel is […]


BullWall’s Ransomware “Kill Switch” Comes to North America – Widely Used in Europe

May 3, 2023 No Comments

BullWall’s ransomware containment “kill switch” Ransom Care is widely used in European mission-critical environments such as healthcare, education, government and critical infrastructure enterprises, and now it’s being introduced in North America.

News recognized as one of the Major CPaaS Vendors in 2023 Gartner® Competitive Landscape: Communications Platform as a Service

April 26, 2023 No Comments

San Francisco/Mumbai, 18 April 2023: Gupshup, the leader in conversational engagement announced that it has been recognized as a Major CPaaS Vendor in the 2023 Gartner® Competitive Landscape: Communications Platform as a Service. According to the report, the CPaaS market is evolving beyond APIs to encompass the entire customer journey. Increasingly, customers expect vendors to come to them with pre-packaged features and example implementations for their specific vertical use cases.


NativeScript vs. React Native in 2023: Choosing the Best Cross-Platform Framework for Your Mobile App Development Needs

April 21, 2023 No Comments

In the world of app development, choosing the right framework is crucial to the success of your project. Two of the most popular frameworks in 2023 are React Native and NativeScript.  In this article, we’ll take a closer look at NativeScript and React Native development services, describe their differences and help you decide which one is right for your startup.

6 Signs You Need an IT Infrastructure Overhaul

April 14, 2023 No Comments

Do you need to get your IT infrastructure up to speed? Do you often find your team running into tech problems and needing help fixing them? These can be signs that it’s time to overhaul your IT infrastructure. In today’s world, technology is essential for businesses to keep up with their competition. But if your systems aren’t operating at peak performance, all the money invested in hardware and software will make little difference. Staying ahead of potential challenges pays off by regularly evaluating your current IT set-up. It also ensures smooth operations and optimal productivity.

Equipping Your Business With Microsoft Power Apps: What You Need to Know

April 4, 2023 No Comments

Undoubtedly, Microsoft PowerApps is the leading platform for better business solutions and excellent client experience. Not only is it customizable and easy for anyone to use. It also paves the way for your business to lead in terms of efficiency, transition, and innovation when working in the business field.

Tips on How to Optimize Laptop Performance

March 31, 2023 No Comments

In today’s fast-paced world, laptops have become indispensable tools for work, education, and entertainment, creating a thriving market with laptops at special prices to aid in the new reality of work. Many perform well at first but soon get bogged down as we install more software and rely on them more and more. 

92% of Google Play Store’s 650 Most Popular Fintech Apps Expose Exploitable Secrets

March 3, 2023 No Comments

New analysis from Approov show that ninety two percent of the most popular banking and financial services apps on the Google Play Store contain easy-to-extract secrets (such as API keys), which could be used by cyber attackers in scripts and bots to steal data, devastating consumers and the institutions they trust.


Newgen Recognized as a Strong Performer in Analyst Report on Robotic Process Automation, Q1 2023

March 1, 2023 No Comments

According to the Forrester report, “Newgen pursues a superior, holistic approach to automation, with RPA as one pillar of its automation portfolio that brings together process analytics and orchestration, API-based integration, low-code, and a powerful rules engine.”


Benefits Of Software Development For The Healthcare Industry

February 24, 2023 No Comments

In this blog post, we will discuss the benefits of medical software development in the healthcare industry and how it can improve patient outcomes. So let’s dive into what makes software development so important for healthcare!

5 Trends That Will Shape DevOps In 2023

February 23, 2023 No Comments

Check out our article about major DevOps trends, shaping the future of software development. DevOps is rapidly expanding, as more companies implement it in their day-to-day IT operations. Let’s learn together how the DevOps market is expected to change in 2023.

The 10 Best Practices in AWS For SaaS Companies [2023]

February 23, 2023 No Comments

These 10 best practices in AWS for SaaS companies can help organizations ensure their systems remain secure while improving overall performance. By implementing these strategies, businesses can give themselves peace of mind knowing that their data is protected from threats. If you found this article useful, please share it with your network!

Alchemer Launches Alchemer Workflow – the Fastest, Easiest, Most Effective Way to Close the Feedback Loop with Customers and Employees

February 16, 2023 No Comments

Alchemer – a global leader in experience management and enterprise feedback technology – today announced the launch of Alchemer Workflow. Alchemer Workflow leverages Alchemer’s award-winning heritage to deliver the fastest, easiest, most effective way to close the feedback loop with customers and employees.


Cybrary Free Access Offers Full Set of Cybersecurity Skillset “Career Starter” Content

February 8, 2023 No Comments

Cybrary is working to make a cybersecurity career more accessible and affordable with the introduction of CybraryFree Access. The cybersecurity training leader is offering 500+ hours of new premium content geared to offering individual users the full essential skillset they need to launch a cyber career. 

2022’s Top Cyber Attack Themes Threats

February 6, 2023 No Comments

Researchers with have exposed the attack themes and threats that dominated 2022 news cycles and consumed organizational resources in the newly issued “Year in Review 2022: Through the Eyes of the Attacker.”