Cloudflare has received moderate authorization under the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program, underpinning the company’s ability to provide cloud and network support to critical government functions, including election infrastructure. Federal, state and local agencies can now utilize Cloudflare’s platform to address cyber requirements and enhance the delivery of citizen services, the company said Wednesday. […] More
Cloudflare, CrowdStrike and Ping Identity have agreed to collaborate on a project to offer free cybersecurity services to U.S. power and water utilities, hospitals and other critical infrastructure entities to help strengthen their defenses against cyberthreats. The companies will work with public sector partners on the Critical Infrastructure Defense Project, which will provide a roadmap […] More
Amazon Web Services, Google, Cloudflare, PowerSchool and D2L are supporting the White House’s K-12 cybersecurity initiative by committing resources to help strengthen the cyber defense capabilities of the country’s K-12 schools. AWS is allocating $20 million to a K-12 cyber grant program and offering free security training to information technology personnel at K-12 schools through […] More
Amazon Web Services and Splunk have initiated a project with 15 other technology companies to develop a common framework for standardizing cybersecurity data formats. Splunk said Wednesday the consortium aims to simplify taxonomy meant to help security professionals accelerate the process of ingesting and analyzing data through the Open Cybersecurity Schema Framework. The initiative builds […] More
The top 10 cybersecurity firms to watch in 2019 reflect the use of artificial intelligence, machine learning, analytics and other technologies to help speed up cyber threat detection and response to such threats, Forbes reported Sunday.
Tim Berners-Lee, creator of theÂ World Wide Web,Â has introduced a new contract that outlines a set of principles for internet companies to protect privacy, advance transparency of their algorithms and address online abuse, The Telegraph reported Monday. Berners-Lee said at the Web Summit in Lisbon, Portugal, the â€œMagna Carta for the webâ€ was launched in response […] More
A newÂ Research and Markets report predicts the distributed denial-of-service mitigation market revenue will reach $977.2 million by 2019 from $449.5 million in 2014. Research and Markets said Monday the demand for DDoS mitigation services sustains its growth trend as organizations continue to fall prey to this kind of attack. The report cites Akamai, Arbor Networks […] More