Beyond Security in the Press

Beyond Security in the Press

July 20 2017

Hackers Stole $37 Million In Ether Heist, Raises Questions About Cryptocurrency Security

By BY LEIGH CUEN From   International Business TImes   Unknown hackers stole $37 million worth of ether from Tuesday to Wednesday, Gizmodo reported. A group of white hat ethical hackers quickly countered to protect the remaining funds Here’s a very short and oversimplified version of what happened, based on what experts told International Business Times: Ethereum’s contract writing language makes ...

July 20 2017

Beyond Security Announces Winners of Hack2Win 2017

    CUPETINO, CALIFORNIA, UNITED STATES, July 20, 2017 /EINPresswire.com/ --  Cupertino, CA Juley 19, 2017 – Beyond Security, a leading provider for automated security testing solutions including vulnerability management has announced the winners of 2017 Hack2Win, online hacking competition, with grand prize awarded for $5000 USD. “The rules were very simple. You needed to hack the D-link router (...

July 19 2017

Beyond Security’s beSTORM® Software Security Testing Receives ISCI Control Systems Cybersecurity Certification

  CUPETINO, CALIFORNIA, UNITED STATES - beSTORM® Software Security Testing Tool from Beyond Security Receives EDSA 2.0.0 and SSA 2.0.0 ISASecure® Control Systems Cybersecurity Certification Cupertino, CA July 18, 2017, 2017 – Beyond Security, a leading provider for automated security testing solutions including vulnerability management, announced that its software security testing tool, beSTORM®, ...

July 13 2017

Security and industrial control systems: unlikely bedfellows

  Written by Hamid Karimi, Beyond Security ----   Isolation as a complete security solution for industrial control systems (ICS) is dead. ICS suffers from the use of obsolete, but seemingly irreplaceable, software and a flat network design. Other enterprise networks have responded to security threats by deploying the most current operating systems and application versions, network segmentation and...

July 12 2017

Your industrial control system is vulnerable to cyber attack Take stock of your assets and regularly assess vulnerabilities.

  By Hamid Karimi ---- Manufacturers beware – your industrial control systems (ICS) are vulnerable to cyber attack. Isolation as a complete security solution won’t work. Other enterprise networks have responded to security threats by deploying the most current operating systems and application versions, network segmentation and best of breed defenses. ICS suffers from the use of obsolete but seemi...

July 12 2017

Beyond Security joins the growing list of companies that continue to grow and support the ISASecure certification program

  Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA (12 July 2017) – The ISA Security Compliance Institute (ISCI) announced today that the beSTORM® software security testing tool from Beyond Security has been formally recognized for official use by certification bodies in the EDSA 2.0.0 and SSA 2.0.0 ISASecure® control systems cybersecurity certification schemes. Communication Robustness Testing (CRT) i...

July 05 2017

Comparing the top vulnerability management tools

  Expert Ed Tittel compares how the top-rated vulnerability management tools measure up against each other so you can select the right one for your organization.

June 28 2017

New Ransomware, Old Headaches in Global Ransomware Attack

By Richard Satran From   Bloomberg Law: Privacy & Data Security Bloomberg Law: Privacy & Data Security brings you single-source access to the expertise of Bloomberg Law’s privacy and data security editorial team, contributing practitioners,... By Joyce E. Cutler Companies scrambled June 27 to combat the latest global ransomware attack that hit thousands of companies, including pharmaceutical compa...

June 27 2017

SNCF RESEAU (France) Joins Beyond Security’s Growing Client Roster

  CUPETINO, CALIFORNIA, UNITED STATES, June 27, 2017 /EINPresswire.com/ -- Cupertino, CA June 27, 2017 - Beyond Security, a leading provider for automated security testing solutions including vulnerability management announced today that it has added SNCF RESEAU, which is a part of SNCF (French National Railways) as a valuable client. SNCF RESEAU is the organization under the umbrella of SNCF, is ...

June 27 2017

Beyond Security Issues Statement on Petya, Massive Ransomware Attack in Europe

  Cupertino, CA June 27, 2017 – Beyond Security, a leading provider for automated security testing solutions including vulnerability management released a statement regarding more information on the latest cyber ransomware attack to hit hard in Europe.

June 23 2017

Beyond Security Appoints New Senior Director North American Sales

CUPETINO, CALIFORNIA, UNITED STATES, June 23, 2017 /EINPresswire.com/ -- Cupertino, CA June 20, 2017 – Beyond Security, a leading provider for automated security testing solutions including vulnerability management, announced the appointment of Jim Quinlan as the Senior Director of Sales for North America. Quinlan joins Beyond Security from Net Edge Partner where he served as Executive Director of...

June 22 2017

ANALYSIS: WannaCry attack shows trend toward 'economic' cyber threats, rising regulatory risk

By Richard Satran NEW YORK (Thomson Reuters Regulatory Intelligence) - The cyber attack last month known as the WannaCry ransomware incident did little damage to U.S. financial firms but it sent a warning shot for the securities industry and its regulators. The self-replicating worm infected over 200,000 computers in 150 countries, showing the potential harm fast-moving attacks can inflict and fue...

June 22 2017

Beyond Security now available at AWS Marketplace

Automated security testing and vulnerability management solution provider, Beyond Security today announced the availability of their Automated Vulnerability Detection System (AVDS) in AWS Marketplace to scan, audit, monitor and manage software vulnerabilities on all their Amazon Machine Images (AMI).

June 19 2017

Schools Vulnerable as Cybersecurity Threat Grows

Shoestring budgets and large numbers of users—many of whom bring their own devices to campus—make cybersecurity a particularly daunting challenge at both the K-12 and postsecondary level in education. Expert consultants hired to evaluate and secure educational networks also note an additional complication for school administrators: oftentimes the greatest threat to educational network security doe...

June 19 2017

Beyond Security Joins AWS Marketplace

  CUPETINO, CALIFORNIA, UNITED STATES, June 19, 2017 /EINPresswire.com/ -- Cupertino, CA — June 19, 2017 – Beyond Security, a leading provider for automated security testing solutions including vulnerability management, announced today that Amazon Web Services (AWS) customers can now leverage Automated Vulnerability Detection System (AVDS®) in AWS Marketplace to scan, audit, monitor and manage sof...

June 16 2017

Patchwork security through the PATCH Act [Commentary] by Hamid Karimi

  The government has responded to the recent WannaCry ransomware outbreak, which used stolen NSA cyber tools – EternalBlue and DoublePulsar.

June 13 2017

Beyond Security Announces Hack2Win 2017 Online Hacking Competition - Winner can collect up to $5000 USD in prizes

    CUPETINO, CALIFORNIA, UNITED STATES, June 13, 2017 /EINPresswire.com/ -- Cupertino, CA June 12, 2017 – Beyond Security, a leading provider for automated security testing solutions including vulnerability management announced their online hacking competition, with grand prize offer for up to $5000 USD.  

June 12 2017

Beyond Security Appoints aXcelerate Networks as Reseller

  Cupertino, CA. June 12, 2017 2017- Beyond Security, a leading provider for automated security testing solutions including vulnerability management announced aXcelerate Networks, a Bay area based technology solutions provider, as a valued reseller.

June 06 2017

5 Simple Ways for Protection

  Security experts from Beyond Security, a leading provider of automated security testing solutions including vulnerability assessment, released 5 effective and easy tips to follow for protecting against serious Internet security threats that can cause both financial and emotional damages:    

June 02 2017

Strive for customer satisfaction

  Channel Post speaks with Brian Pearce, the Chief Operating Officer and Chief Marketing Officer for Beyond Security about their recent entry into Middle East region.