BlackBerry Limited said it has entered into a definitive agreement to wholly acquire Cylance, an artificial intelligence and cybersecurity firm, for $1.4 billion in cash

BlackBerry buys AI-powered cybersecurity firm Cylance for $1.4 billion

Limited said it has entered into a definitive agreement to wholly acquire Cylance, an and cybersecurity firm, for $1.4 billion in cash
Cybersecurity firm Fortinet has added four new operational technology specialists to its Technology Alliances ecosystem for Fabric-Ready Partners programe.

Fortinet adds 4 new OT players to its Technology Alliance and Fabric-Ready Partner programe

Cybersecurity firm Fortinet has added four new operational technology specialists to its Technology Alliance and Fabric-Ready Partner programe.
Cyber attackers are looking to target AI, Supply Chain, IoT devices, Industrial Control System and centralised system in 2019. Here're Top 10 Cybersecurity Trends for 2019

Top 10 Cybersecurity Trends for 2019: AI, Supply Chain and IoT are most vulnerable 

Cyber attackers are looking to target AI, Supply Chain, IoT devices, Industrial Control System and centralised system in 2019. Here're Top 10 Cybersecurity Trends for 2019
In its Cyber Security Predictions 2019, FireEye said that more nations will develop offensive cyber capabilities in 2019.

Cyber Security Predictions 2019: More nations to develop offensive cyber capabilities, says FireEye

In its Cyber Security Predictions 2019, FireEye said that more nations will develop offensive cyber capabilities in 2019.
James Tuplin, Head of Cyber & TMT, AXA XL

Cyber underwriters want to know the future of data privacy 10 years from now, says James Tuplin of AXA XL

Cyber liability is an evolving type of insurance. None of us knows for sure how the data privacy landscape might look in five, ten, or 20 years’ time.
Symantec uncovers Lazarus Group's use of malware for FASTCash attacks to empty cash from ATMs

Symantec uncovers Lazarus Group’s use of malware for FASTCash attacks to empty cash from ATMs

In another major incident in 2018, cash was taken from ATMs in 23 separate countries. To date, the Lazarus FASTCash operation is estimated to have stolen tens of millions of dollars.
Skybox Security CTO Ron Davidson

Skybox Security CTO Ron Davidson: Artificial Intelligence is changing the landscape of cybersecurity

Artificial Intelligence is often confused with automation, but they are separate and distinct solutions to a common problem, says Skybox Security CTO Ron Davidson.
Advanced Managed Endpoint Protection Services, Cybersecurity, Aujas, Endgame

Cybersecurity firms Aujas and Endgame partner for endpoint protection services

Cybersecurity firms Aujas and Endgame have signed a partnership in which both the firms will work together to offer advanced managed endpoint protection services to clients.
Microsoft sweep of PC test revealed that more than four in five (83%) brand new PCs in Asia are loaded with pirated software.

Microsoft Report: 83% new PCs in Asia are loaded with pirated software

Microsoft sweep of PC test revealed that more than four in five (83%) brand new PCs in Asia are loaded with pirated software.
Global cybersecurity firm Forcepoint has launched a new Center of Excellence for Customer Success in Bengaluru.

Forcepoint opens new center in Bengaluru, to create 200 cybersecurity jobs

Global cybersecurity firm Forcepoint has launched a new Center of Excellence for Customer Success in Bengaluru.
Experts warn that the next wave of cybercrime may arrive through smart TVs.

Next wave of cybercrime may arrive through Smart TVs

With the usage of smart TVs skyrocketing, they are turning into a security risk. Experts warn that the next wave of cybercrime may arrive through smart TVs.
Trend Micro 40% revenue in India comes from cloud security business, says India boss Nilesh Jain

Trend Micro 40% revenue in India comes from cloud security business, says India boss Nilesh Jain

The cybersecurity firm Trend Micro said it has seen tremendous growth this year, especially in its cloud security business, which now contributes to nearly 40% of its overall revenue in the country.
Gemalto has backtracked from its finding of 1.2 billion Aadhaar data breach in the first half of 2018, which it had stated in a recently released global report – Breach Level Index Report 2018.

Gemalto apologizes to UIDAI for incorrect reporting of 1.2 billion Aadhaar data breach

Gemalto has backtracked from its finding of 1.2 billion Aadhaar data breach in the first half of 2018, which it had stated in a recently released Breach Level Index Report 2018.
“Technology is outpacing the speed of organizations’ governance practices and their ability to modernize them,” said Brian Stafford, CEO of Diligent Corporation.

87% of firms are concerned with the security of their board communications: Diligent Corporation

87% of firms are concerned with the security of their board communications and data sharing, more than half (55%) of their board members still use personal email for board communication
Moody’s Corporation has appointed Derek Vadala as Global Head of Cyber Risk for Moody’s Investors Service (MIS).

Moody’s CISO Derek Vadala to head global cyber risk for investor service

Moody’s Corporation has appointed Derek Vadala as Global Head of Cyber Risk for Moody’s Investors Service (MIS).
With an aim to increase the security of consumer payments in the digital channel, Visa Inc. is expanding Visa Token Service for credential-on-file (COF) token requestors.

Visa Token Service gets 20 new partners to bolster digital payment security

With an aim to increase the security of consumer payments in the digital channel, Visa Inc. is expanding Visa Token Service for credential-on-file (COF) token requestors.
Two factor Authentication, Digital Assets, Enterprise Cybersecurity, Cybersecurity, Remote Access

Top 5 tips to improve your enterprise cybersecurity

With the vector of cyberattacks increasing, cybercriminals are using advanced technologies to launch cyberwarfare. Here are the Top 5 tips to improve enterprise cybersecurity in a digital world.
C6 Intelligence which deals in data intelligence for anti-money laundering, third-party risk and cybersecurity professionals has rebranded as Acuris Risk Intelligence.

C6 Intelligence is now Acuris Risk Intelligence

C6 Intelligence which deals in data intelligence for anti-money laundering, third-party risk and cybersecurity professionals has rebranded as Acuris Risk Intelligence.