FinTech is booming. Last year it received a staggering $14.5 billion in venture funding – more than double the 2014 figure. And the UK is Europe’s unofficial capital. That’s good news all round. But that also puts this rapidly growing sector very clearly in the crosshairs of formidable assailants. As these firms race to offer […]
About Dave Burton
Dave is VP of Marketing at Guardicore. He brings over 20 years of experience in software and technology marketing, including 15 years focused on information security. He has held senior marketing positions for several enterprise security companies including Check Point Software Technologies, Symantec, AlgoSec and NetContinuum (acquired by Barracuda Networks).
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The Var Guy profiles Nathan Perdue, Vice President of Sales for North America at GuardiCore. Nathan has a long track record in tech sales, in both early and late stage VC-backed/start-up and Fortune 10 storage hardware and software companies. He’s built and led sales teams that target both end-users and work through the channel. As […]
Over the last decade, the modern data center has changed dramatically, raising a host of new security challenges. Having evolved into dynamic, complex environments with exceptionally high traffic rates, the typical enterprise data center has become increasingly hard to protect against advanced threats and malicious attacks from the outside. And while the number of external […]
This is part 2 of a 4-part series examining data breaches, what they cost, why they are increasing in frequency, and what you can do about them. In our August 23, 2016 post, we broke down the many costs of data breaches, both direct and indirect, that hit organizations in a variety of areas. Now, let’s look […]
Server and network virtualization, combined with ever-increasing traffic, network speed and server density have created a visibility gap. Administrators simply cannot “see” what is going on deep in their data centers and sophisticated attackers can go undetected for extended periods of time. GuardiCore VP of Marketing Dave Burton explores this issue in this article published […]
VMware has moved its domestic VMWorld conference to Las Vegas – and what better place than under the bright lights of the strip to talk about the latest in virtualization, SDN, containers, hyperconverged infrastructure and mobile management. Check out our compilation of the hottest new products and services being announced and displayed at VMWorld 2016.
Deception technologies such as honeypots are becoming increasingly popular with enterprises as the products get more flexible and the tools allow security analysts swamped with incident reports to zero in on cases of actual ongoing infiltration. According to a report released in August by research firm Technavio, the deception technology market is growing at a compound […]
This is part 1 of a 4-part series examining data breaches, what they cost, why they are increasing in frequency, and what you can do about them. By just about every measure, 2015 was a record year for data breaches, and 2016 is on pace to beat it. Not only is the number of breaches […]
Here are 8 absolute badass hacking tools which were demoed in this year’s Black Hat Conference. Hackers and security researchers are pulling out all the stops yet again, using Black Hat as a platform to explain, release and/or promote a ton of great tools for pen testers and security operations experts. Here are some of […]
Inspired by Netflix’s Chaos Monkey project, Infection Monkey is a data center pentest tool designed to spin up infected virtual machines within random parts of the data center to test for potential blind spots in the overall network security chain and help teams bolster their data center security resilience.