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2014-07-23 23:19:24

Funded By The Department of Homeland Security, SWAMP Delivers A High Performance Computing Platform That Hosts A Wide Variety of Open Source Testing Tools to Improve Software Assurance Practices Throughout the Industry Madison, Wisconsin (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 SWAMP, the first open software assurance facility, today announced that it has completed an upgrade that significantly improves the intuitive navigation capabilities of its user interface. Funded with a $23.4 million grant from the...

2014-07-22 12:36:37

Survey Finds 75 Percent Put Consumers at Risk with Poor Software Component Control FULTON, Md., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Three out of four organizations that build software applications either have failed to adopt policies to prevent the use of vulnerable software components or have neglected to ban even a single component to enforce existing policies, according to a new survey sponsored by venture capital firm New Enterprise Associates, Inc. (NEA) and software supply chain management...

2014-07-21 23:07:13

Program allows vendors to collaborate with Tripwire on the delivery of innovative security analytics solutions. Portland, Oregon (PRWEB) July 21, 2014 Tripwire, Inc., a leading provider of advanced threat, security and compliance solutions, today announced an expansion of its Technology Alliance Partner (TAP) program. The expansion is focused on security analytics. The program is designed to allow a wide variety of vendors to collaborate with Tripwire on the delivery of innovative...

2014-07-15 23:06:07

Findings reinforce the need for training programs that are customized by role, short in duration, and updated frequently Wilmington, MA (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 Security Innovation and Ponemon Institute today announced the release of its State of Information Security Awareness: Trends & Developments Report. The objective of the research is to understand global trends and developments in information security education. The companies surveyed over 3,000 IT and other managers who were...

2014-07-15 23:00:50

IBHS applauds the U.S. House of Representatives for passing H.R. 1786, a critical windstorm bill that authorizes funding for increased research that would significantly reduce the vulnerability of homes and businesses to wind-related hazards. IBHS urges the Senate to pass this bill and Congress to take the next crucial step by appropriating money to fund this critical program. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 The Insurance Institute for Business & Home Safety (IBHS) applauds the U.S....

Google To Tackle Security Threats With New Project Zero Team
2014-07-15 10:54:53

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online On Tuesday Google reaffirmed its commitment to security with the creation of a new, well-staffed team dubbed Project Zero. "Security is a top priority for Google," Chris Evans, researcher herder at Google, posted in the official Online Security Blog. "We've invested a lot in making our products secure, including strong SSL encryption by default for Search, Gmail and Drive, as well as encrypting data moving between our data centers....

2014-07-15 08:33:25

HP Security Research Zero Day Initiative (ZDI) Leads industry in responsible disclosure programs, delivering advanced vulnerability protection to customers through HP TippingPoint DVLabs MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Based on its recent analysis of the vulnerability research market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes HP with the 2013 Global Frost & Sullivan Company of the Year Award for its HP Security Research Zero Day Initiative (ZDI). In 2012, the HP ZDI program...

2014-07-15 04:22:59

Aorato Releases New Research Report that Finds Weak Encryption Enables Attacker to Change Victim's Password without being Detected TEL AVIV, Israel, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, cybersecurity firm, Aorato, released "Active Directory Vulnerability Disclosure: Weak encryption enables Attacker to change a victim's password without being logged" report, which identifies a new threatening flaw within Active Directory that enables attackers to change a victim's password,...

2014-07-14 23:05:22

Partnership to focus on building a powerful and publicly accessible resource to improve the software that drives everyday life. Madison, WI (PRWEB) July 14, 2014 Secure Decisions, a leading provider of assessment tools to enhance software security, is partnering with the Software Assurance Marketplace (SWAMP) to build a powerful and publicly accessible resource to improve the software that drives everyday life. The SWAMP, implemented by a group of four research institutions and housed in...

2014-07-10 23:07:03

Free security analytics service available to any organization to measure the effectiveness of their security investments. University Park, PA (PRWEB) July 10, 2014 The College of Information Sciences and Technology at Penn State, in partnership with Tripwire, Inc., a leading global provider of risk-based security and compliance management solutions, today announced that the top 25 percent of vulnerability management contributors scanned their networks nearly continuously and had an...


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