Dark Reading

Cowbell Cyber Raises $100M in Series B Funding to Further Develop Cyber-Risk Underwriting

03/15/2022
Led by Anthemis Group, funding fuels investment in go-to-market expansion, closed-loop risk management, and risk-bearing capabilities.

As Log4j Continues to Remind Us, What's Old Is New Again

03/15/2022
We need to focus on the bad guys and their methods instead of playing whack-a-mole with indicators of compromise.

Windstream Enterprise Delivers Comprehensive Managed SASE Solution With Cato Networks

03/15/2022
Windstream Enterprise’s convergence of networking and security addresses modern-day challenges of digital business transformation, cybersecurity and workforce mobility.​

SentinelOne to Buy Attivo Networks in $616.5M Deal

03/15/2022
Attivo's identity threat detection and response is "an integral part" of SentinelOne's XDR strategy, SentinelOne CEO says.

Secureworks Adds Hands-on-Keyboard-Detector to Taegis Platform

03/14/2022
Detector helps prevent, detect, and respond to advanced threats with automation, machine learning, and threat intelligence.

CISA Hosts Eighth Cyber Storm Exercise With More than 200 Organizations

03/14/2022
Participants across the globe worked together to respond to a simulated significant cyber incident impacting critical infrastructure.

Embracing Security by Design: Security Isn't a Pretty Picture

03/14/2022
A starting point for secure UI and UX? Remember that security measures should frustrate attackers, not users.

Catching the Evasive REvil Ransomware Gang With AI

03/14/2022
Ransomware-as-a-service gangs are difficult to shut down, but sophisticated, AI-driven defenses may finally be killing their profits.

Mobile Threats Skyrocket

03/14/2022
A new report shows an explosion of zero-day attacks and malware focused on mobile devices just as companies adopted widespread bring-your-own device policies.

Governments Should Decide Who Gets to Buy Spyware

03/14/2022
And the world must face the fact that offensive cyber tools have evolved into weapons that are no different from tanks, drones, or missiles.

Domain Codex Launches New Search Engine Tool for Researching Domain Intelligence

03/14/2022
Domain Codex allows users to search more than 370 million Internet domain names and associated data.

When IT Spending Plans Don't Reflect Security Priorities

03/11/2022
Data shows a disconnect between what decisionmakers consider top endpoint security priorities and how they focus their budget.

The Fight Against the Hydra: New DDoS Report from Link11

03/11/2022
Complexity and number of attacks increased again.

How Enterprises Can Get Used to Deploying AI for Security

03/11/2022
It's important to take a "trust journey" to see how AI technology can benefit an organization's cybersecurity.

Is XDR Right for My Organization?

03/11/2022
Well ... it depends on what you're trying to accomplish, at least for now. The good news is that many modern SIEMs are starting to adopt XDR-like capabilities.

Identity Attacks Threaten Workloads, Not Just Humans

03/11/2022
Companies have embraced the cloud and accelerated adoption, but with insider access to infrastructure even more available, can businesses defend their expanded attack surface?

Ukrainian Man Arrested for Alleged Role in Ransomware Attack on Kaseya, Others

03/11/2022
He's the fifth member of the REvil ransomware gang to get busted in the past year.

How to Combat the No. 1 Cause of Security Breaches: Complexity

03/11/2022
The scaling of hardware, software and people has created an ever-growing complexity problem.

Over 40% of Log4j Downloads Are Vulnerable Versions of the Software

03/10/2022
The data point is a reminder of why fixing the widespread vulnerability will take a long time.

Security Teams Prep Too Slowly for Cyberattacks

03/10/2022
Training and crisis scenarios find that defenders take months, not days, to learn about the latest attack techniques, exposing organizations to risk.