Defending Against The New Reality Of Fileless Malware Attacks

By |2020-05-06T03:45:16+00:00May 5th, 2020|Virsec in the News|

Forbes, May 4, 2020, with comments from Satya Gupta Organizations know that antivirus software is outmatched in protecting against today’s malware threats. The threats we’re seeing today have surprised what signatures can see or identify, much less block. Modern malware is capable of continually morphing itself - otherwise known as polymorphic - to escape detection [...]

Zoom’s biggest challenge isn’t just fixing its security blunders — it’s doing so while maintaining what makes it so popular in the first place

By |2020-04-20T17:02:42+00:00April 20th, 2020|Virsec in the News|

Business Insider, April 11, 2020, with comments by Satya Gupta “Zooming” has become its own verb that everyone now immediately associates with a conference call app. Colleagues, families, friends, and until recently, schools and universities are using the app in droves to have meetings, collaborate, work and keep in touch during the unprecedented times of [...]

Public Entities Are Under (Cyber)Attack

By |2020-03-31T23:22:26+00:00March 31st, 2020|Virsec in the News|

PropertyCasualty360, March 25, 2020, with comments by Willy Leichter; As cyberattack risks are set to increase sharply in the coming months and years, no one is immune and many are unprepared. As we see new victims in the daily news falling prey to cyberattacks, public entities are especially vulnerable to cyberattack. They typically don’t have [...]

Virsec Receives Three Info Security Products Guide Global Excellence Awards

By |2020-04-28T17:39:53+00:00March 31st, 2020|Virsec in the News|

Most Innovative Next-Generation Security, Real Time Security and Zero Day Attack and Exploit Detection & Prevention Last month, Virsec was awarded Info Security Products Guide Global Excellence Awards for each of the categories in which it was nominated. Virsec awards: Gold Award for Most Innovative Next Generation Security Gold Award for Real Time Security Silver [...]

Virsec 1 of 15 BuiltIn-SF’s Cybersecurity Companies in Silicon Valley Helping Prevent Online Attacks

By |2020-03-27T17:54:13+00:00March 26th, 2020|Virsec in the News|

As people continue to store their personal information on laptops and mobile devices, the world faces the mounting threat of identity theft. In recent years, in fact, cyber crime has reached new heights, as evidenced by the infamous cyberattack on Sony Pictures in 2014, which leaked a large amount of confidential data and prompted the studio to build [...]

Cybersecurity: Poised for a Giant Leap Forward

By |2020-03-07T04:37:49+00:00March 7th, 2020|Virsec in the News|

SC Media, March 2, 2020, with comments from Atiq Raza, Satya Gupta & Willy Leichter Cybersecurity has been around a long time, for the most part living a long life with decent health. But the industry is now whole-heartedly ready for transformation. The industry has experienced incremental change over the years with an influx of [...]

Their Story | Virsec | A Conversation With Willy Leichter

By |2020-02-24T05:11:58+00:00February 24th, 2020|Virsec in the News|

A Their Story interview with Sean Martin and Marco Ciappelli Guest: Willy Leichter The organization telling us their story today is Virsec. Listen to the podcast Your reliance on patch management as a solution to your risk management problems isn’t working. Tomorrow isn’t going to be any better. So, now what? Our guest today, Willy [...]

CISA Warns Critical Infrastructure Sectors After Ransomware Successfully Attacks Pipeline Operator

By |2020-02-22T02:12:06+00:00February 22nd, 2020|Virsec in the News|

SC Media, IS Buzz News, February 19, 2020, with comments by Saurabh Sharma; A natural gas compression facility had to shut down this week after being hit by a ransomware attack. The DHS Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) is now warning operators to step up security. As is often the method, the attackers placed a [...]

Virsec Recognized With 9 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards – 5 Gold & 4 Silver

By |2020-02-21T05:22:14+00:00February 21st, 2020|Virsec in the News|

Virsec Awards Range from Application Security & Memory Protection to ICS/SCADA security & Most Innovative Company, and More The 2020 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards are intended to honor individuals and companies that demonstrate excellence, innovation and leadership in information security. Awards were given in the following categories: 2020 Cybersecurity Professional Awards 2020 Cybersecurity Product / Service [...]

Security Guy TV Episode 1486, RSA 2020 Pre-Show Interview with Willy Leichter

By |2020-02-19T00:24:17+00:00February 19th, 2020|Virsec in the News|

Security Guy TV Host Chuck Harold interviews Willy Leichter with Virsec Listen and watch interview now Chuck Harold: “Hi Everybody. Welcome back to a special edition of Security Guy TV with your host, Chuck Harold and this is Episode 1,486! With my friend Mr. Willy with Virsec.com. He’s going to be at RSA Booth #1653 [...]