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Forcepoint CEO: Future is Bright with Bitglass Acquisition

By Kevin Sheu  |  October 26, 2021 at 5:00 AM  | 

It is an exciting time for Bitglass as we are now officially part of the Forcepoint family! 

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Bitglass Where’s Your Data Experiment 2021: Why You Should Care Where Your Data is Going

By Woodrow Mosqueda  |  October 21, 2021 at 8:21 AM  | 

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In 2015 several things happened in the tech world that significantly impacted our lives today, such as Google making their powerful artificial intelligence technology (TensorFlow) open source, the start of the media streaming wars, and the introduction of the Apple Watch to the world. Also that year a first of its kind experiment, run by Bitglass, tracked where stolen data travelled through the “Dark Web.” 

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Bitglass Security Spotlight: Large Data Leaks, New COVID-19 Scams, and Fast Ransomware Attacks

By Jeff Birnbaum  |  October 12, 2021 at 5:00 AM  | 
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Here are the top security stories from recent weeks: 

  • Twitch Leak Exposes Personal Data
  • Cox Media Group Confirms Ransomware Attack
  • Xgroup Attackers Offer to Hack EU Hospitals in COVID-19 Vaccine Scam
  • New Python Ransomware Targets VMware ESXi Servers, Encrypts Data in Under Three Hours
  • The Telegraph Exposes 10 TB Database of Subscriber Info
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When it Comes to Malware Think Like Bond “Trust No One”

By Jonathan Andresen  |  October 6, 2021 at 5:00 AM  | 


If you’ve ever watched a Bond movie you know that James Bond has a trust complex. Whether it’s M, MI6, or a femme fatale – Bond always gets into trouble when he trusts the wrong person (i.e., Vesper Lynd in Casino Royale). Arguably though, it’s this instinct to “trust no one” that’s kept him alive through 25 films.

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