Over 2.6 million DuoLingo users’ info exposed in a hacker’s forum
The language learning platform many people use is currently being scrutinized due to a hacker forum post. The post claims to offer access to information from 2.6 million customer accounts for $1,500.
A huge merger in Israeli cyber? Wiz considers potential bid for SentinelOne
Israeli cybersecurity startup Wiz, which recently received a valuation of $10 billion in its funding round, is reportedly considering offering to acquire SentinelOne, another Israeli cybersecurity company with a current market value of approximately $4.9 billion.
Cypago raises $13 million for cyber governance, risk, and compliance automation platform
The GRC platform combines SaaS architecture and advanced analysis and correlation engines, GenAI, and NLP-based automation, and provides coverage across all security frameworks and IT environments, including cloud-based and on-premises systems
Cybersecurity companies report surge in ransomware attacks
Several cybersecurity companies have recently published reports on ransomware, most indicating a significant rise in attacks.
Weekly cybersecurity news August 24, 2023 with Dr. Chase Cunningham
In this viral video, Dr. Chase Cunningham, also known as Dr. Zero Trust, gives an informative update on the top ten things you need to know this week about cybersecurity and zero trust.
Firms have mere hours to deflect cyberattacks, warns cybersecurity CEO
In an interview on CNBCs Mad Money, Nikesh Arora, the CEO of Palo Alto Networks, emphasized the importance of modernizing cybersecurity systems in response to the increasing speed at which bad actors breach company defenses. Arora mentioned that companies with security measures must be particularly cautious as cybercriminals are becoming faster than ever before.
AI use rising in influence campaigns online, but impact limited - US cyber firm
According to Mandiant, a cybersecurity firm owned by Google, there has been an increasing trend in using intelligence (AI) for conducting manipulative online campaigns.
Cybersecurity firm SentinelOne explores sale -sources
Cybersecurity company SentinelOne Inc, valued at around $5 billion, is reportedly exploring options, including a potential sale, according to individuals familiar with the matter.
Small businesses defenseless in “dangerous” world, Israel’s ex-cyber chief warns
Small and medium-sized businesses, which are often overlooked, are ill equipped to confront emerging cybersecurity threats such as artificial intelligence (AI), according to Yigal Unna, a former head of cyber in Israel.
What Americans know about AI, cybersecurity and big tech
Digital literacy is widely recognized as a skill, yet Americans' knowledge of digital subjects varies depending on the topic. For instance, most U.S. Adults know the purpose of cookies on websites.
Cybersecurity firm Palo Alto projects strong annual billings, shares rally
Palo Alto Networks (PANW.O) has predicted higher than expected annual billings indicating that more businesses are opting for its comprehensive cybersecurity solutions to combat the growing digital threats.
Comparing Cybersecurity Giants: Axonius vs. Armis
Explore the cybersecurity world with our Axonius vs. Armis comparison, highlighting their unique strengths and industry standing.
Cyber security researchers become target of criminal hackers
Computer experts called in to tackle organised hacking groups say their work is attracting physical threats
Cybersecurity stocks to watch amid shift to AI, Cloud
You might consider investing in cybersecurity stocks now, as private equity firms are increasingly acquiring companies in this sector. The buzz around generative artificial intelligence has also had an impact on the performance of cybersecurity stocks.
Weekly cybersecurity news August 16, 2023 with Dr. Chase Cunningham
Hey there! Dr. Chase Cunningham here, also known as Dr. Zero Trust. In this article, I'll be discussing the top ten things you need to know about Zero Trust, a cutting-edge cybersecurity approach. So, let's dive in!