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Carlyle acquires ManTech. Deep Instinct raises $62 million in funding. Iron Bow Technologies chosen to operate US Army cybersecurity platform. – The CyberWire

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Carlyle acquires ManTech. Deep Instinct raises $62 million in funding. Iron Bow Technologies chosen to operate US Army cybersecurity platform.  The CyberWire

Marketplace

Video Interview: QinetiQ US CEO Shawn Purvis Talks Robotics, C5ISR, Contract Winning Strategies & More (GovConWire) Today, evolutions and advancements in modern warfare are driving major shifts in the technologies, weapons systems and capabilities that defense contractors provide. Now, more than ever, robotics, autonomous solutions and cyber are dominating the defense landscape, and companies like QinetiQ are using these shifts to steer strategies, investments and offerings.

Contrast Security to Discuss Major Market Shift to Cloud-Native & Importance of Serverless Application Security at InfoSec World 2022 (Contrast Security) Moving to Cloud-Native? Why Serverless App Security Needs to Be On Your Radar.

Twitch to ban Stake.com streams and other unlicensed gambling content (The Verge) xQc and other gambling streamers are gonna be pissed

Grip Security Launches Partner Program to Help Companies Secure Business-Led IT (Grip) New program provides incentives and extensive support to accelerate partner sales traction and realize success in SaaS security

As Israel Reins in Its Cyberarms Industry, an Ex-intel Officer Is Building a New Empire (Haaretz) As Israeli cyber firms like Pegasus spyware creator NSO suffer a backlash that threatens their future, Intellexa – a company owned by an ex-Israeli intel officer – has set up shop in Athens, and business is booming

Palo Alto close to buying Israeli cyber co Apiiro (Globes) The deal, estimated to be worth upwards of $550 million, will be US company Palo Alto’s eighth acquisition in Israel.

CrowdStrike to acquire security startup Reposify (CRN Australia) To beef up threat intelligence.

Council Post: How To Hire If You’ve Laid People Off This Year (Forbes) Give candidates what they want.

DoControl Named 2022 SINET16 Innovator for Automated, No-code SaaS Data Security (PR Newswire) DoControl, the automated Software as a Service (SaaS) security company, today announced that it has been named a 2022 SINET16 Innovator, an…

Netsurion Reveals Amplified Focus on Managed Open XDR (GlobeNewswire News Room) Company makes series of pivotal changes following recent divesture of Secure Edge Networking business…

Devo Technology Delivers Industry’s First Comprehensive Cloud-Native Platform for the SOC with Acquisition of Next-Gen SOAR Provider LogicHub (GlobeNewswire News Room) Addition of automated, no-code detection and response capabilities further delivers on vision for the autonomous SOC…

How to Find a Job Fighting Cyber Crime (ClearanceJobs) Amentum received a $500 million Treasury contract to investigate and analyze cyber-enabled financial crime.

Clearance Holder Nervous that Side Hustle will be Exposed (ClearanceJobs) With COVID, this cyber guru by day, reservist by weekend, wanted to sweeten the pot by adding in a side hustle.

Intel community, awash in data, seeks in-demand talent to make sense of it (Federal News Network) The intelligence community, tasked with analyzing data and more raw intelligence than ever before, is looking to build out its workforce to keep up with emerging threats.

Singapore Police Force Recognizes Group-IB’s efforts in securing safer space (Group-IB) Group-IB, one of the global leaders in cybersecurity, headquartered in Singapore, has been recognized by Singapore Police Force (SPF) for its commitment and vigilance in detecting and deterring digital threats facing the country. Group-IB Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Dmitry Volkov was presented with an Appreciation Plaque by the Guest of Honor, Deputy Commissioner of Police (Investigation & Intelligence), Mr. How Kwang Hwee at the 8th Alliance of Public PrivAte Cybercrime sTakeholders (APPACT). The event was hosted at the Senior Police Officers’ Mess.

Microsoft Security Shifts its Cybersecurity Approach (CXOToday.com) Microsoft Security wants to be the go-to partner for all enterprise security solutions and has now set its sights on end-to-end security protection to customers

How CrowdStrike plans to become a generational platform (SiliconANGLE) How CrowdStrike plans to become a generational platform – SiliconANGLE

He got an unexplained $250,000 payment from Google. The company says it was a mistake (NPR) Sam Curry, a self-described hacker, was puzzled by the payment. A Google spokesperson says the company paid “the wrong party as the result of human error” and was working to correct it.

REMSIS Inc Specializes in Cyber Security in San Diego, San Marcos, La Mesa, Del Mar, Carlsbad, and Oceanside (Digital Journal) When it comes to cyber security in San Diego, San Marcos, La Mesa, Del Mar, Carlsbad, and Oceanside, REMSIS Inc is the right choice.This press release was

Twilio lays off 11% of its staff as it aims for profitability in 2023 (TechCrunch) Twilio has announced that it will lay off 11% of its workforce as it looks to streamline its operations, aiming for profitability in 2023.

ManTech’s acquisition by Carlyle is complete (Intelligence Community News) On September 14, Herndon, VA-based ManTech International Corporation announced the completion of its sale to funds managed by global investment firm Carlyle in an all-cash transaction representing a total enterprise value of approximately $4.2 billion.

Chinese Investment Flows to Silicon Valley Venture Funds (Wall Street Journal) Chinese investment in U.S. venture-capital funds is demonstrating that economic ties between Silicon Valley and China remain deep despite political and national security risks.

Products, Services, and Solutions

NVIDIA and Booz Allen Hamilton Expand Partnership to Bring AI-Enabled Cybersecurity to Public and Private Sectors (NVIDIA Newsroom) NVIDIA and Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) today announced an expanded collaboration to bring an AI-enabled, GPU-accelerated cybersecurity platform to customers in the public and private sectors.

Prisma Cloud Delivers Context-Aware Software Composition Analysis to Secure Deployment of Open Source Software (Palo Alto Networks) New SCA module offers proactive vulnerability remediation based on runtime context to achieve seamless code-to-cloud security

Onfido launches Motion, the next generation of facial biometric technology, improving verification speed by 12X (Onfido) Next generation facial biometric technology improves verification speed by 12X, detecting the presence of a real physical person in seconds

Tanium Unveils Groundbreaking Integration with Microsoft Sentinel (Business Wire) Tanium, the industry’s only provider of converged endpoint management (XEM), today announced the first of several powerful integrations between Micros

Varonis unveils new security features for Salesforce admins (SecurityBrief Asia) Data security firm adds one-click permissions comparison and analysis features for Salesforce admins, saving them time while improving security posture.

Claroty bringing in Medigate partners (MicroscopeUK) Operational technology security player is bedding in partners that have come on board following acquisition that took the firm into the healthcare market.

Recorded Future Intelligence Cloud Adds Okta Integration (PR Newswire) Recorded Future, one of the world’s largest providers of intelligence, today announced new capabilities to the Recorded Future Intelligence…

Trust Software Launches B2B Checkout Platform for TikTok Marketing Partners (PR Newswire) Trust Software Inc, a fintech that develops marketing payment products, today announced the launch of Market, a B2B checkout platform built for…

ThreatBlockr and Trinsio Partner To Bring the ThreatBlockr Platform to Trinsio Customers (Accesswire) ThreatBlockr partners with Trinsio network security solutions to instantly improve customers’ security posture TYSONS, VA and OREM, UT / ACCESSWIRE / September 15, 2022 / ThreatBlockr, the autonomous cyber intelligence and active threat defense platform, and Trinsio, a managed service provider focused on data management solutions, including data backup and recovery, today announced a partnership to bring the ThreatBlockr platform to Trinsio

Keysight Delivers Design-to-Test Workflow for High-Speed Digital Designs (Business Wire) Keysight Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: KEYS), a leading technology company that delivers advanced design and validation solutions to help accelerate innov

Torq Delivers on the Promise of Parallel Execution (Torq) Torq introduces Parallel Execution – instantly create multiple branches within an automatic workflow and handle each concurrently before merging back into a single flow.

Code42 Incydr Supports Leading Desktop-as-a-Service Offerings and Virtual Desktop Infrastructure Solutions (Business Wire) Code42 Software, Inc., the Insider Risk Management (IRM) leader, today announced its Incydr product fully supports all major Desktop-as-a-Service (Daa

AVANT Partners with Akamai to Accelerate Cloud Computing and Security (PRWeb) AVANT, a platform for IT decision-making and the nation’s premier Technology Services Distributor, is strengthening its cloud and security portfolio as the firs

Telos Corporation to Help Enterprises Operationalize Cybersecurity Compliance and Regulatory Risks with IBM Security – Telos Corporation (Telos Corporation) Telos Corporation (NASDAQ: TLS), a leading provider of cyber, cloud and enterprise security solutions for the world’s most security-conscious organizations, is pleased to announce a collaboration with IBM Security as part of IBM’s Active Governance Services (AGS) that allows enterprises to operationalize and automate activities and solve challenges… Read more

DIGISTOR® EXTENDS COMMERCIALLY PRICED SELF-ENCRYPTING DRIVE PRODUCTS WITH KEY PRE-BOOT AUTHENTICATION FEATURE TO SECURE DATA AT REST (DAR) (DIGISTOR) Security conscious civilian agencies and commercial enterprises can rely on DIGISTOR secure Citadel™ C Series drives with pre-boot authentication powered by Cigent® to meet a wide range of data protection requirements at commercial pricing

People

Kudelski Security Appoints Jacques Boschungas Senior Vice President & General Manager for EMEA (Yahoo Finance) Leveraging more than 25 years of experience in leading large-scale technology organizations, Jacques Boschung will be responsible for driving the growth of Kudelski Security in EuropeCheseaux-sur-Lausanne, Switzerland and Phoenix (AZ), USA – September 20, 2022 – Kudelski Security, the cybersecurity division within the Kudelski Group

Splunk names Tom Casey as SVP and GM, Platform (Help Net Security) Tom Casey, as the SVP and GM, will lead the company’s platform strategy, including development and operations of the Splunk Platform.

Eliza Hedegaard to join Saepio from Mimecast (Legal IT Insider) Legal technology veteran Eliza Hedegaard is to join Saepio Information Security from Mimecast, we can reveal.

Deep Instinct Appoints Former Palo Alto CEO and Zscaler COO Lane Bess as CEO (Business Wire) Deep Instinct, the first company to apply end-to-end deep learning to cybersecurity, today announced that Lane Bess, former Palo Alto Networks CEO and

Tenable Appoints Technology Industry Veteran Patricia Grant to Chief Information Officer (Tenable®) Tenable®, the Cyber Exposure Management company, today announced that it has appointed Patricia Grant to Chief Information Officer (CIO). As the leader of the IT organization, Grant will drive digital transformation, innovation and modernization to support the company’s ambitious business objectives. 

Atrium Health CISO Todd Greene Joins Semperis as Strategic Advisor (Business Wire) Semperis, a pioneer of identity-driven cyber resilience for enterprises, today announced the addition of Todd Greene, Vice President & Enterprise

Tenable Appoints Technology Industry Veteran Patricia Grant to Chief Information Officer (Tenable®) Tenable®, the Cyber Exposure Management company, today announced that it has appointed Patricia Grant to Chief Information Officer (CIO). As the leader of the IT organization, Grant will drive digital transformation, innovation and modernization to support the company’s ambitious business objectives. 

Distinguished Board Director and Former Fortune 100 CIO, Annabelle Bexiga Joins Quantexa Board of Directors (GlobeNewswire News Room) Today Quantexa, a global leader in Decision Intelligence (DI) solutions for the public and private sectors,…

OPSWAT Expands Leadership Team and Appoints Tomer Zuker as Chief Marketing Officer (OPSWAT) OPSWAT , a leading provider of critical infrastructure protection (CIP) cybersecurity solutions, announced today the expansion of its executive leadership team with the addition of Tomer Zuker as Chief Marketing Officer (CMO). I look forward to accelerating the organization’s global marketing strategies, while collaborating with cross-functional teams on growth opportunities and executing go-to-market plans to meet the growing demand for CIP cybersecurity solutions to better secure our way of life.” Tomer Zuker, CMO at OPSWAT Prior to joining OPSWAT, Zuker served as the Chief Marketing Officer of Nintex Kryon, a leading startup in the field of Robotic Process Automation (RPA) and Process Excellence.

NTT Research Names Takashi Goto Head of the Technology Promotion Team (Business Wire) NTT Research, Inc., a division of NTT, today announced that it has named Takashi Goto as head of its Technology Promotion Team.

OneSpan Welcomes Stuti Bhargava as Company’s First Chief Customer Experience Officer (OneSpan) SaaS and cybersecurity leader joins OneSpan’s executive team to scale and drive customer excellence

CyberArk Announces Peretz Regev as Chief Product Officer (Business Wire) CyberArk (NASDAQ: CYBR), the global leader in Identity Security, today announced the appointment of Peretz Regev as chief product officer. Regev bring

Cofense advances its team members, Tonia Dudley and Josh Bartolomie (Help Net Security) Dudley and Bartolomie bring to their new roles extensive knowledge and experience with both Cofense’s technologies and customers.

Arkose Labs Hires John Chirhart, Former Google Security Leader (MarTech Series) Arkose Labs, the global leader in bot management, announced that John Chirhart has joined the company as Cybersecurity Intelligence Officer

Cybernatics appoints Andy Huang as Chief Information Security Officer (ETCIO.com) With more than 25 years of experience in leading end-to-end security initiatives, Andy Huang will further the cybersecurity software development compa..

Noetic Cyber Hires Ken Green as VP of Product Management (Yahoo Finance) Security industry veteran brings Attack Surface Management and Cloud Security experience to the team Ken Green Ken Green BOSTON, Sept. 14, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Noetic Cyber, an innovator in cyber asset attack surface management (CAASM), today announced that Ken Green has joined the Noetic executive team to lead and build out the product management team. Ken joins Noetic from Morgan Stanley, where he was Executive Director, Cloud Security Design, responsible for the bank’s multi-cloud securit

Cryptomathic Strengthens Leadership with Appointment of Global CEO (Cryptomathic) Laurent’s appointment expands the capacity of the Cryptomathic leadership team, equipping the company to continue its high-growth trajectory across Europe and the US.

Industrial cybersecurity vendor Dragos taps Darktrace, Nextgen talent to lead ANZ (CRN Australia) Hayley Turner and Ben Sullivan to lead expansion into the region.

NinjaOne Appoints Shay Mowlem as Chief Marketing and Strategy Officer (PR Newswire) NinjaOne, the first unified IT management platform for MSPs and IT departments, today announced that Shay Mowlem has joined as the company’s…

Aliro Quantum Expands Executive Team With First Chief Marketing Officer (PR Newswire) Aliro Quantum, the first pure play quantum networking company, today announced the appointment of its first Chief Marketing Officer (CMO),…

Source: thecyberwire.com

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