Michael Novinson

Recent articles by Michael Novinson

Ex-Symantec CEO Greg Clark joins Forescout

Ex-Symantec CEO Greg Clark joins Forescout

Weeks after sale to Advent International closed.
Michael Novinson Sep 18 2020, 11:18AM Security
10 ransomware protection tools you need to know about

10 ransomware protection tools you need to know about

The best remediation tools to hit the market in 2020.
Michael Novinson Sep 18 2020, 6:55AM Finance
Check Point to buy Odo Security

Check Point to buy Odo Security

For secure remote access for employees to any application.
Michael Novinson Sep 17 2020, 10:58AM Security
Equinix breach: 7 things to know about netwalker ransomware attacks

Equinix breach: 7 things to know about netwalker ransomware attacks

Equinix is the latest data center provider to fall victim to ransomware.
Michael Novinson Sep 14 2020, 6:50AM Security
Equinix ransomware attack hits internal systems

Equinix ransomware attack hits internal systems

Company says datacentres "fully operational".
Michael Novinson Sep 11 2020, 12:50PM Data centre
Zoom calls on CrowdStrike to help beef up security posture

Zoom calls on CrowdStrike to help beef up security posture

To protect critical cloud and Linux workloads.
Michael Novinson Sep 3 2020, 1:02AM Security
Palo Alto Networks to acquire The Crypsis Group

Palo Alto Networks to acquire The Crypsis Group

Incident response specialist bought for US$265m.
Michael Novinson Aug 25 2020, 11:46AM Networking
Kaseya acquires security startup Graphus

Kaseya acquires security startup Graphus

Platform helps defend Office 365 and G Suite from phishing.
Michael Novinson Aug 25 2020, 11:38AM Software
MobileIron eyes sale of company

MobileIron eyes sale of company

Reportedly working with a financial advisor to explore options.
Michael Novinson Aug 24 2020, 6:55AM Security
Bitglass accuses former exec of taking trade secrets to rival Netskope

Bitglass accuses former exec of taking trade secrets to rival Netskope

Former VP Joseph Green allegedly took confidential files and reports.
Michael Novinson Jul 31 2020, 6:28AM Security
Mimecast acquires MessageControl

Mimecast acquires MessageControl

Bolsters capability to fight social engineering, human identity attacks.
Michael Novinson Jul 31 2020, 6:10AM Security
Five big bets Barracuda is making to become a US$1b vendor

Five big bets Barracuda is making to become a US$1b vendor

Security vendor hit the US$500 million billings mark last year.
Michael Novinson Jul 29 2020, 12:42PM Security
Check Point CEO says it can do more with the channel

Check Point CEO says it can do more with the channel

By calling on solution providers to bring in new customers.
Michael Novinson Jul 23 2020, 7:20AM Security
Fortinet buys cloud security startup Opaq

Fortinet buys cloud security startup Opaq

To strengthen distributed network protection.
Michael Novinson Jul 21 2020, 10:33AM Cloud
Twitter hack: no evidence account passwords were accessed

Twitter hack: no evidence account passwords were accessed

Company says resetting passwords not necessary.
Michael Novinson Jul 17 2020, 1:02PM Security
McAfee frees customers from hardware with cloud SIEM tool

McAfee frees customers from hardware with cloud SIEM tool

Extending SIEM capabilities into the cloud.
Michael Novinson Jul 15 2020, 6:26AM Security
Microsoft seizes domains used for COVID-19-themed phishing

Microsoft seizes domains used for COVID-19-themed phishing

US court order allows tech giant to seize domains targeting its customers.
Michael Novinson Jul 8 2020, 12:27PM Security
Xerox allegedly hit by Maze ransomware group

Xerox allegedly hit by Maze ransomware group

Also threatening to leak massive amounts of data.
Michael Novinson Jul 3 2020, 6:54AM Printing
US Govt uncovers Palo Alto Networks vulnerability

US Govt uncovers Palo Alto Networks vulnerability

May be exploited by foreign nation-state actors.
Michael Novinson Jul 1 2020, 7:02AM Networking
8 benefits of getting a CCSP certification

8 benefits of getting a CCSP certification

To design, manage and secure data, applications and infrastructure in the cloud.
Michael Novinson Jun 26 2020, 9:37AM People/HR

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