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2013-10-22 12:33:07

SAN ANTONIO, Oct. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Digital Defense, Inc. (DDI), a leading provider of managed, cloud-based security assessment solutions is changing the approach organizations take when satisfying the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) compliance requirements. This process is critical to ensuring that a customer's payment card data is secure by comprehensively evaluating the security posture of organizations so they not only achieve compliance, but...

2013-10-02 12:32:20

SAN ANTONIO, Oct. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Digital Defense, Inc. (DDI), a leading provider of managed security risk assessment solutions, released a complimentary 'Social Engineering Prevention' guide to facilitate best practices surrounding information security. The release coincides with National Cyber Security Awareness Month in October. Organizations around the globe are being attacked and exploited by cyber criminals. American businesses are particularly at risk of an...

2013-09-10 16:28:11

SecurED® Subjects More Likely to Believe Training will Positively Impact Employee Security Behavior SAN ANTONIO, Sept. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Digital Defense, Inc. (DDI), a leading provider of managed security risk assessment solutions has released the final report of a commissioned study, Experimental Analysis of SecurED Training Effectiveness that evaluates the efficacy of SecurED(®,) the company's security awareness education product. The report follows the August release of the...

2013-08-01 08:41:28

SAN ANTONIO, Texas, Aug. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Digital Defense, Inc. (DDI), a leading provider of managed security risk assessment solutions has released the summary findings of a commissioned study that evaluates the effectiveness of SecurED(®)(,) the company's security awareness education product. The study, conducted by an independent research organization, the Ponemon Institute, reflects a significant long-term learning gain (60%) for SecurED research subjects. "Employees...

2013-07-09 08:35:58

SAN ANTONIO, July 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Organizations are waking up to the reality that a dangerous implementation issue could lead to devastating operational disruption by providing hackers the ability to bypass typical security controls and take over cloud based systems. The weakness is due to a set of implementation issues in the Intelligent Platform Management Interface (IPMI), which now comes standard on almost all rack-mount hardware. Digital Defense, Inc. (DDI), a leading...

2013-06-25 08:36:56

SAN ANTONIO, June 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Digital Defense, Inc. (DDI), a leading provider of managed security assessment solutions announced today the launch of an innovative campaign approach to information security education in conjunction with the release of a case study on the organization's security training product, SecurED((TM)). DDI, known for facilitating a holistic approach to information security, encourages organizations to enhance security by addressing the human...

2013-06-10 12:20:51

Enabling Efficient Reconciliation of Recurring Vulnerability Scans SAN ANTONIO, June 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Digital Defense, Inc. (DDI), a leading provider of managed security assessment solutions, announced today a newly acquired patent-pending designation for their scanning technology's host reconciliation process. DDI's scanning technology, delivered via a cloud-based platform, has long been applauded for streamlining vulnerability management by providing clients with features...

2013-05-21 12:20:19

SAN ANTONIO, May 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Digital Defense, Inc. (DDI) President & CEO Larry Hurtado was a recent participant in the prestigious National Security Forum (NSF) hosted by the United States Air War College and sponsored by the Secretary of the Air Force. The event, held annually at the Maxwell Air Force Base in Montgomery, Alabama, convenes 120 civilian distinguished visitors to share perspectives between key civic leaders, senior military officers and highly experienced...

2013-04-25 08:40:32

Company Sponsors, Participates in Collaborative Information Security Events SAN ANTONIO, April 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Texas is home to companies and events that launch groundbreaking technology applications and ideas. Just as technology has evolved, hacking techniques have become more sophisticated, highlighting the need for robust data security for businesses of all sizes. A supporter of industry-wide collaboration, Digital Defense, Inc. (DDI), a San Antonio-based corporation and...

2013-04-15 12:31:38

SAN ANTONIO, April 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Digital Defense, Inc. (DDI), a leading provider of managed cloud-based security risk assessments, announced a zero-day finding, discovered by the company's Vulnerability Research Team (VRT). The flaw is a directory traversal which resides in the Dell EqualLogic solution. A remote unauthenticated attacker could potentially leverage the vulnerability to retrieve system files. This security issue was revealed using DDI's patent-pending vulnerability...