In the News2018-08-28T22:23:08+00:00


Their Story Chats At Black Hat Conference 2018 | Willy Leichter From Virsec

By |November 9th, 2018|Categories: Virsec in the News|

A Their Story interview with John Dasher, November 4, 2018, Interview with Willy Leichter; Listen to chat below ITSPmagazine’s John Dasher sat down at Black Hat 2018 with Willy Leichter, Vice President of Marketing at Virsec to talk about how Virsec protects enterprises from advanced memory-based attacks at near 100% accuracy with a novel approach. Virsec takes a unique approach [...]

Ponemon 2018 Endpoint Security Risk Report: 64% Of Enterprises Compromised, Attack Costs Up 42%, 4x More Likely To Be Hit With Zero Day/Fileless Attack Vs Prior Year

By |November 8th, 2018|Categories: Virsec in the News|

Information Security Buzz, October 18, 2018, by Satya Gupta Among findings in the new Ponemon 2018 State of Endpoint Security Risk report: --64% of enterprises have been compromised in the past 12 months by attacks --The cost of a successful cyber-attack increased 42% year/year --Organizations are now 4x more likely to be hit with a zero-day attack, such as a [...]

Why the best antivirus software isn’t enough (and why you still need it)

By |November 7th, 2018|Categories: Virsec in the News|

CSO & CIO, October 29, 2018 with comments by Satya Gupta; Antivirus software doesn't stop malware, nor can it keep up with new malware or variants of known malware, but it still plays a role in an overall endpoint protection strategy. New threats get past traditional antivirus with predictable reliability, which includes zero-day exploits and ransomware. But antivirus (A/V) solutions [...]

GreyEnergy Spy APT Mounts Sophisticated Effort Against Critical Infrastructure

By |October 24th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized, Virsec in the News|

Threat Post & Journal of CyberPolicy, October 19, 2018, with comments by Ray DeMeo; Most people in the cybersecurity space remember BlackEnergy, the advanced persistent threat (APT) responsible for attacking and shutting down electrical grids in Ukraine in December three years ago. Now BlackEnergy has an architecturally similar and more modern successor, GreyEnergy, that’s emerged this past week. While it’s [...]

7 best practices for working with cybersecurity startups

By |October 17th, 2018|Categories: Virsec in the News|

CSO Online, October 9, 2018, with comments by Atiq Raza; Cybersecurity startups are in a unique position to assist organizations with their security. They can move and react more nimbly to situations and bring innovations to market quickly, sometimes faster than their larger competitors. They sometimes can be more available and provide more customized services. But there are risks as [...]

Aveva World Summit 2018

By |October 12th, 2018|Categories: Virsec in the News|

Live from Aveva World Summit. Vishal Mahna, Global Practice Head for Monitoring and Control at AVEVA, along with Atiq Raza and Saurabh Sharma, Virsec Systems. https://www.facebook.com/avevasolutions/videos/481708952330297/ #AvevaWorld Summit 2018

Facebook breach could have impacted third-party apps; Is huge GDPR fine on the horizon?

By |October 3rd, 2018|Categories: Virsec in the News|

Personal information and possibly third-party applications compromised Facebook can't seem to get off the hot seat. Now they’re facing another, possibly even bigger and worse data breach affecting 50 million, possibly even 90 million or more people. What makes it worse is other accounts users are connected to – Instragram, Spotify, and more – are likely also impacted by the [...]