Financial crime outpaces espionage as top motivation for data breaches, Verizon report finds
The figures again demonstrate how, despite an industrywide focus on technology, many breaches require human trust to be successful.
The smaller, the better: Corporate CISOs turn to invite-only meetings to compare notes
While it’s not new for CISOs to compare notes with their counterparts in other companies, the number of invite-only sessions is growing as the pressure on executives grows to get things right.
Keith Alexander's cybersecurity company scores huge $78M investment
The funding primarily comes from a group of blue-chip venture capital firms. Return investors Kleiner, Perkins, Caufield and Byers (KPCB) and ForgePoint Capital.
Tenable inches towards IPO, finally
One of the best funded cybersecurity companies in the entire industry is reportedly on the precipice of finally going public.
Report: Kaspersky Lab to open new data center in Switzerland to curb espionage suspicions
It's not clear whether the Kremlin will accept the Moscow-based company's decision to build the facility outside Russia.
Booz Allen scores $621M DHS contract for government-wide cybersecurity program
The award is tied to the Dynamic and Evolving Federal Enterprise Network Defense (DEFEND) Program, part of CDM Phase 3.