Entries by Dave Burton

Companies Look beyond Firewalls in Cyber Battle with Hackers

With firewalls no longer seen as enough of a defense against security breaches, companies are looking at new tools to foil hackers trying to enter a computer network. U.S. and Israeli startups are leading the way, with new approaches such as “honeytraps” that lure a hacker to fake data or “polymorphic” technology that constantly changes the […]

The most innovative and damaging hacks of 2015

The year’s most significant attacks highlight how hackers are changing tactics — and how IT security must evolve in the year ahead. Not a week went by in 2015 without a major data breach, significant attack campaign, or serious vulnerability report. Many of the incidents were the result of disabled security controls, implementation errors, or other […]

GuardiCore Expands Support for Docker Open Platform

Process-Level Visibility Between Containers Delivers More Granular Application Security Monitoring and Troubleshooting for “Dockerized” Applications DockerCon Europe 2015, Barcelona, Spain – GuardiCore, a leader in internal data center security, today announced that it has expanded support for the Docker open platform for building, shipping and running distributed applications. In addition to providing advanced breach detection and […]

GuardiCore Data Center Security Suite Achieves Nuage Networks Certification

Solution Combining Nuage Networks Software Defined Networking (SDN) with GuardiCore Threat Detection Capabilities Provides Advanced, Real-Time Protection for Data Centers and Clouds Tel Aviv, Israel, – GuardiCore, a leader in internal data center security, today announced its Data Center Security Suite as one of the first technologies to achieve Nuage Networks certification. GuardiCore integration with the Nuage Networks […]

5 Key Takeaways from VMworld Barcelona

So, VMworld Europe just concluded last week and certainly there was a lot to talk about, from hybrid clouds, VMware’s acquisition of Boxer, Dell’s acquisition of EMC and how this affects VMware (it doesn’t according to Dell CEO Michael Dell), VMware CEO Pat Gelsinger’s keynote where he highlighted the five imperatives of the digital business […]

GuardiCore Announces General Availability of its Data Center Security Suite

New Breed of Security Solution Detects Active Breaches inside Data Centers and Clouds Where Legacy Approaches Fall Short San Francisco, CA – GuardiCore, a leader in internal data center security, today announced availability of its security solution that leverages advanced threat deception technology and a proactive honeypot approach to protect enterprise data centers and clouds from […]

GuardiCore, Internal Data Center Security Leader, Expands Executive Leadership; Appointing VP Products and VP Sales EMEA

Industry veterans from Check Point, Imperva, IXIA and CTERA Join GuardiCore to Accelerate Expansion of Data Center Active Attack Security Tel Aviv, Israel – GuardiCore, the internal data center breach detection and response innovator, today announced the appointment of two industry leaders who will accelerate the growth and the market adoption of its solution. GuardiCore’s […]

Most Companies Take over Six Months to Detect Data Breaches

New research suggests the average financial or commercial business face multiple attacks per month — and it takes months for data breaches to be detected. A new cybersecurity report conducted by the Ponemon Institute on behalf of Arbor Networks suggests it is not only cyberattack events which place sensitive data and corporate networks at risk. Instead, […]

GuardiCore Raises $11 Million for Data Center Security in Financing Round Led by Battery Ventures

Advanced, Scalable Network Security Protects Modern Data Centers from Cyber-attacks Tel Aviv, Israel – GuardiCore, a startup developing innovative security solutions for modern data centers, today announced that it has closed an $11 million round of funding led by Battery Ventures, with participation from Greylock IL and undisclosed strategic investors. As part of the investment, Battery […]