News Alert: Cynomi study shows MSPs offering virtual CISO services to rise fivefold next year

News Alert: Cynomi study shows MSPs offering virtual CISO services to rise fivefold next year

Tel Aviv,  Israel, Aug. 17, 2023 — Cynomi, the leading AI-powered virtual Chief Information Security Officer (vCISO) platform vendor for Managed Service Providers (MSPs), Managed Security Service Providers (MSSPs) and consulting firms, has published the results of its first annual report, “The State of the Virtual CISO 2023”. The report, conducted by Global Surveys on … Read more

GUEST ESSAY: A call to decentralize social identities — to curtail social media privacy abuses

GUEST ESSAY: A call to decentralize social identities  — to curtail social media privacy abuses

Social media giants have long held too much power over our digital identities. Related: Google, Facebook promote third-party snooping Today, no one is immune to these giants’ vicious cycle of collecting personal data, selling it to advertisers, and manipulating users with data metrics. By making people feel like mere products- this exploitative digital environment further … Read more

Black Hat insights: Generative AI begins seeping into the security platforms that will carry us forward

Black Hat insights: Generative AI  begins seeping into the security platforms that will carry us forward

LAS VEGAS – Just when we appeared to be on the verge of materially shrinking the attack surface, along comes an unpredictable, potentially explosive wild card: generative AI. Related: Can ‘CNAPP’ do it all? Unsurprisingly, generative AI was in the spotlight at Black Hat USA 2023, which returned to its full pre-Covid grandeur here last … Read more

News alert: Fireblocks uncovers vulnerabilities impacting dozens of major wallet providers

News Alert: Cynomi study shows MSPs offering virtual CISO services to rise fivefold next year

New York, N.Y., Aug.9, 2023 – Today, the Fireblocks Cryptography Research Team announced the findings of multiple zero-day vulnerabilities in some of the most used cryptographic multi-party computation (MPC) protocols, including GG-18, GG-20, and implementations of Lindell 17. If left unremediated, the exposures would allow attackers and malicious insiders to drain funds from the wallets … Read more

News alert: DigiCert extends cert management platform to support Microsoft CA, AWS Private CA

News Alert: Cynomi study shows MSPs offering virtual CISO services to rise fivefold next year

Lehi, Utah, Aug. 8, 2023 – DigiCert today announced the expansion of its certificate management platform, DigiCert Trust Lifecycle Manager, to provide full lifecycle support for multiple CAs including Microsoft CA and AWS Private CA, as well as integration with ServiceNow to support existing IT service workflows. DigiCert Trust Lifecycle Manager additionally supports enrollment to a broad range of Microsoft and AWS … Read more