Juniper Networks has unveiled a new malware detection service for its SRX Series Services Gateways that the company says identifies malware that traditional solutions analyzing signatures or Command and Control traffic cannot detect.
Mocana, a provider of security solutions for embedded and mobile devices, introduced Mocana Atlas Extended Enterprise Engine, a new appliance designed to simplify and secure enterprise mobile app deployments.
Attacks against medical devices and critical health care systems are no longer theoretical. In fact, according to a report from the SANS Institute, poorly protected health care systems are not able to fight off the barrage of attacks.
While security monitoring generates big data, in its raw form it remains only a means to an end. Ultimately, information security decision making should be based on prioritized, actionable insight derived from the data.
Without the elements of prevention, detection, and protection all working together, threat actors will always have the advantage, and will find a way to carry out their illicit economic, political or social agendas.
Security metrics a topic that I don't think we, as a community, have a particularly good grasp of – probably because security, as a field, is only just beginning to professionalize to the point where it's getting more than a nod as a necessary evil.