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Betting Companies Access Education Data of 28 Million Children in U.K.

The U.K. government is facing criticism for allowing betting firms to access the Department for Education (DfE) database, called the Learning Record Service, which...

Mitsubishi Electric Reveals Data Breach, Suspects Tick Hacking Group

Japanese electronics manufacturer Mitsubishi Electric recently confirmed that it was hit by a cyberattack in June 2019. The Tokyo-based firm released a notice detailing...

FireEye Acquires Cloud Security Startup Cloudvisory

Cybersecurity firm FireEye has acquired cloud security startup Cloudvisory to advance its cloud-hosted security operations. FireEye caters to enterprises and helps businesses thwart cyberattacks. With...

McAfee Appoints Peter Leav as New Chief Executive Officer

The device-to-cloud cybersecurity firm, McAfee, appointed Peter Leav as the new Chief Executive Officer, effective from February 3, 2020. Leav had previously served as President...

Elasticsearch Database Leaks 100 GB Data of Peekaboo Moments App

Thousands of baby videos and images were being left unsecured and exposed online by a mobile app called Peekaboo Moments. Peekaboo’s app developer, Bithouse, left...

CRITICALSTART Partners with SentinelOne for Endpoint Protection

CRITICALSTART, a provider of managed detection and response (MDR) services, recently partnered with endpoint protection firm SentinelOne to jointly develop next-generation endpoint, cloud, and...

Insight Partners Acquires Armis to Enhance Endpoint Security

In a US$1.1 billion cash deal, technology and venture capital firm Insight Partners acquired enterprise IoT security firm Armis, with an aim of strengthening...

“Applications that are not visible in a different environment cannot be...

Edgar Dias is the Managing Director at F5 Networks for India. In his current role, he is responsible for driving business growth and expanding...

Rockwell Automation Acquires Avnet Data Security; Expands Cybersecurity Capabilities

Rockwell Automation, a digital transformation and industrial automation company, recently acquired cybersecurity firm Avnet Data Security. The acquisition deal integrates the extensive knowledge of...

City of Las Vegas Confirms Cyberattack

The City of Las Vegas has confirmed a cyberattack that compromised its entire computer network systems.  The officials stated that citizens may face brief...

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