mcafee News of 07/18/19
Newly Public CrowdStrike Wants To Become The Salesforce Of Cybersecurity
Like many good ideas, CrowdStrike , a seller of subscription-based software that protects companies from breaches, began as a few notes scribbled on a napkin in a hotel lobby. The idea was to leverage new technology to create an endpoint protection ...
Researchers Obtain A Command Server Used By North Korean Hacker Group
In a rare move, government officials have handed security researchers a seized server believed to be used by North Korean hackers to launch dozens of targeted attacks last year. Known as Operation Sharpshooter , the server was used to deliver a ...
Big Companies Are Not Becoming Data-Driven Fast Enough
I remember watching MIT professor Andrew McAfee years ago telling stories about the importance of data over gut feeling, whether it was predicting successful wines or making sound business decisions. We have been hearing about big data and ...
AWS Launches Security Hub To Help Customers Manage Security & Compliance
Amazon Web Services (AWS) unveiled its latest updates to security on its cloud services platform today at AWS re:Invent, the company’s annual conference for database storage enthusiasts. AWS Security Hub is a new place for businesses to ...
BlackBerry Is Buying Cylance For $1.4 Billion To Continue Its Push Into Cybersecurity
BlackBerry was best known for keyboard-totting smartphones, but their demise in recent years has seen the Canadia firm pivot towards enterprise services and in particular cybersecurity . That strategy takes a big step further forward today after ...