SonicWall acquired a longtime master MSSP partner to bring MDR, SOC and vulnerability management capabilities to its managed service providers. Buying Solutions Granted will help SonicWall detect and respond to endpoint or cloud-based threat activity on behalf of its MSP and MSSP partners.
Two cybersecurity vendors are laying off a sizable chunk of their staff, with Exabeam axing 20% of its workforce and F-Secure cutting up to 70 employees. Exabeam eliminated roughly 134 positions this week, while F-Secure wants to shrink its workforce by nearly 14%.
Arctic Wolf last week announced plans to buy SOAR platform provider Revelstoke in a move to boost Arctic Wolf's automated response capabilities and lay the groundwork for "deeply embedded" AI and machine learning. CEO Nick Schneider explained how the deal will benefit customers and drive innovation.
It turns out SIEM isn't on life support after all. Cisco is providing 28 billion reasons to believe enterprises aren't scrapping the security operations center staple anytime soon, even though rivals with other types of security technology have attempted to write SIEM's obituary for years.
Costa Rica will build a national cybersecurity operations center with substantial U.S. backing following a crippling cyberattack last year and will also commit to using only trusted 5G providers. The U.S. Department of State has extended $25 million to build a virtual security operations center.
Rapid7 will lay off close to 1 in 5 of its employees in cuts that amount to the second-largest round of layoffs of any pure-play cybersecurity company since worries about an economic downturn began percolating in spring 2022. The vendor will reduce its 2,623-person staff by 18%.
ServiceNow wants to apply generative AI to its knowledge around how customer environments are configured to help organizations harden their digital attack surface. Security product leader Lou Fiorello said ServiceNow will use generative AI to leverage its presence across the entire enterprise.
As breaches continue to occur, organizations over the years have relied on EDR to address incidents that are not being handled properly by existing defences. However, we cannot rely on EDR capabilities alone. With advanced threats entering your environment, XDR will help you not only to aggregate data but also provide...
Security Operations Centers (SOC) are the core element of every cybersecurity defense. With more parts of the business becoming technology-driven, security operations assume a more critical role in business performance. CISOs are more frequently now addressing the board on a regular basis.
While the traditional...
Flipkart Group companies achieved a uniform SOC implementation by adopting a single data ingestion point. This simplifies integration, log parsing and normalization challenges with two SaaS-based SIEM tools, minimizing device and data source modifications.
The European Commission is proposing to spend more than 1 billion euros on cybersecurity operations centers amid long-standing worries that cyberthreats against the members of the continental alliance go undetected, concerns made more urgent by Russia's invasion of Ukraine.
As ransomware actors get innovative and attacks keep growing at a brisk pace, threat intelligence and incident response plans are now more vital for businesses. But responding calmly in all that chaos is equally important and should be done the right way, said Palo Alto Networks' Wendi Whitmore.
Artificial intelligence and machine learning are used extensively for detecting threats, but their use in other areas of security operations is less explored. One of the biggest opportunities for AI and ML in cyber is around investigating potential security incidents, said Forrester's Allie Mellen.
The lack of a dedicated security operations center can make it difficult for small organizations to benefit from security tools. To streamline security, it's crucial to have a user-friendly interface and experience that is easy to comprehend and understand, said Malwarebytes CEO Marcin Kleczynski.