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Avoiding ‘Alert Fatigue’
The key to reducing “alert fatigue” is to make sure alerts are repeatedly validated before they’re distributed, says Chris Kubic, CISO at Fidelis Cybersecurity, who formerly served as CISO at the U.S. National Security Agency.Read more
Fidelis Cybersecurity Buys Cloud Security Company CloudPassage
Fidelis Cybersecurity, an extended detection and response (XDR) platform provider backed by private equity firm Skyview Capital, has acquired cloud security and compliance company CloudPassage.
The CloudPassage acquisition enhances Fidelis’s Elevate XDR platform, the companies said. It allows Fidelis to consolidate endpoint, network and cloud security capabilities into Elevate to help security operations center (SOC) analysts accelerate threat detection and response.Read more
10 Cybersecurity Issues To Watch For At RSA Conference 2021
This year’s RSA Conference will be a fully virtual affair, with over 300 sessions across 20 educational tracks with keynotes, partner seminars, interactive sessions and sponsor briefings. Organizers in May 2020 delayed RSA Conference 2021 from the week of Feb. 8 to the week of May 17 in hopes of having both a virtual and physical event, but threw in the towel on the physical event in November 2020.Read more
Fidelis Cybersecurity Strengthens XDR Position via CloudPassage Acquisition
Fidelis Cybersecurity, No. 275 on the Channel Futures 2020 MSP 501, has acquired CloudPassage. CloudPassage is a provider of cloud security and compliance services.
CloudPassage safeguards cloud infrastructure for organizations in finance, ecommerce, gaming, B2B SaaS, health care, biotech and digital media. Its Halo platform unifies security and compliance across servers, containers and IaaS resources across any mix of public, private, hybrid, and multicloud environments.Read more
Fidelis Buys CloudPassage To Better Monitor Cloud Assets
Fidelis Cybersecurity has purchased cloud security vendor CloudPassage to broaden the company’s reach around detecting and responding to threats.
The Bethesda, Md.-based extended detection and response (XDR) vendor was impressed by San Francisco-based CloudPassage’s ability to collect telemetry from different parts of the enterprise and deliver cloud security posture management and cloud workload protection from a single platform, according to Fidelis President and CEO Anup Ghosh.Read more
Industry Reactions to Ransomware Attack on Colonial Pipeline
Colonial Pipeline, the largest refined products pipeline in the United States, last week revealed that it was forced to shut down operations after being hit by a piece of ransomware.
The attack, which involved the Darkside ransomware, had significant implications, including states declaring a state of emergency, temporary gas shortages caused by panicked motorists stocking up over fears of gas shortages caused by the hack, and gas prices rising.
Several industry professionals have commented on the Colonial Pipeline cyberattack and its implications.Read more
About Fidelis Cybersecurity
Fidelis Cybersecurity helps customers emerge stronger and more secure. We combat the full spectrum of cyber-crime, data theft and espionage. As the leading innovator of Active XDR solutions, Fidelis Cybersecurity makes it more difficult and expensive for adversaries to successfully infiltrate an organization. Fidelis Elevate XDR Platform integrates deception technologies with detection and response across endpoint (EDR), network (NDR) and cloud. By unifying these solutions, Fidelis helps organizations detect, respond and neutralize threats earlier, and to deploy deception technologies to create traps and lures that stop adversaries before advance across the IT environment. Fidelis is trusted by Global 1000s and Governments as their last line of defense.
For more information go to www.fidelissecurity.com. Fidelis Cybersecurity is a portfolio company of Skyview Capital.