Monthly Archives: February 2016

Qualys releases app for ServiceNow Configuration Management Database

Qualys announced it has received certification of its application with ServiceNow. The Qualys App for ServiceNow CMDB is an application that synchronizes Qualys IT asset discovery and classification with the ServiceNow Configuration Management system. The App automatically updates the ServiceNow CMDB with any assets discovered by Qualys and with up-to-date information on existing assets, giving ServiceNow users full visibility of their global IT assets on a continuous basis. Qualys collects real-time inventory information about IT … More

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Identifying abuse of compromised credentials in real-time

DB Networks announced at RSA Conference industry-first capabilities to non-intrusively identify compromised credentials in real-time by uniquely applying machine learning and behavioral analysis to every database communication. This powerful new feature is now available in its DBN-6300 and Layer 7 Database Sensor products. Many high profile database breaches have resulted from the abuse of legitimate logon credentials. Identifying these apparent “insider threats” requires a new approach. Those who were once considered trustworthy may have lost … More

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Employee and HR data is the most commonly encrypted data

The use of encryption continues to grow in response to cyber-attacks, privacy compliance regulations and consumer concerns, and the majority of organizations plan to transfer sensitive data to the cloud within the next two years, the results of the latest 2016 Global Encryption Trends Study by Ponemon Institute have shown. The global encryption study is in its 11th year and shows how organizations around the world are dealing with increased vulnerabilities and implementation of encryption … More

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War Room app for enterprise incident response and collaboration

Today at RSA Conference, Rook Security introduced War Room, an enterprise app that provides real-time unified incident and crisis management collaboration in the cloud. Designed out of necessity to raise the bar beyond the highly inefficient and disparate ways enterprises communicate when managing incidents and crisis response, War Room is an action-oriented cloud service command center that aggregates the pieces of information enterprises need to have a comprehensive view of incident details in one shared … More

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