ZENEDGE in the News

With Global Cyber Attacks On the Rise, Zenedge Says Artificial Intelligence Holds the Answer

In the wake of the ransomware epidemic, massive hacks and global cyber warfare– Zenedge urges enterprises to invest in cloud cybersecurity with artificial intelligence and machine learning at its core

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Daily News Reports from ABC Action News: Dozens of Fresno Unified employees affected by data breach

Stephen Gates, Chief Research Intelligence Analyst at Zenedge offers commentary on this latest breach in California:

"To most of us on the inside of cybersecurity circles, the constant news of organizations being breached comes as no surprise. The primary reason for Internet-based data breaches are the direct result of weak "web application security" postures. Organizations who moved their operations and data to the Internet years ago, still believe they can adequately protect their data with 20-year-old firewall technology. Those that can't recognize they are not protected, eventually will - once they make it to the news themselves." 

By Veronica Miracle - FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) -- Three Fresno suspects, accused of living off other people's money-- investigators said they found Andrew Clement, Katie Whala, and Randall McKinney with troves of stolen personal information last month.

One of the possible victims-- Fresno Unified English teacher Marcy Barnhart.

"Identity theft is just a scary thing. Can ruin your credit, ruin your life possibly."

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Zenedge and Internet2 Team up for DDoS Mitigation; Benefits Extended to Thousands of Institutions Across the U.S. Research and Education Community

Internet2 has signed an agreement with Zenedge to provide DDoS mitigation on the nation’s largest and fastest, coast-to-coast research and education network

Aventura, FL – July 11, 2017 – Zenedge, a leading provider of cloud-based, artificial intelligence (AI) driven Web Application Firewall (WAF), malicious bot detection and DDoS cybersecurity solutions, and Internet2, a non-profit, member-driven advanced technology community, announced today an agreement that will provide a best-in-class DDoS mitigation solution and 24/7 managed security service across Internet2’s research and education network. Founded by thirty-five research universities, Internet2 provides a national technology infrastructure and advanced research network that serves as a collaboration environment for many of the nation’s researchers. Since its founding it has served to connect researchers who work together to solve common technology challenges, and to develop innovative solutions in support of their educational, research, and community service missions. Today, over 300 universities from across the United States are members of this advanced technology consortium and they are joined by over sixty businesses and government agencies.

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Daily News Reports from the Financial Times: Maersk, WPP and FedEx still struggling with cyber attack fallout

Stephen Gates, Chief Research Intelligence Analyst at Zenedge offers an opinion on the latest news featured below from the Financial Times:

"The incidents of Ransomware epidemics will continue for the foreseeable future. From legitimate websites hosting malicious updates, and people's continued inability to not get phished, to the usage of antiquated network protocols aiding in the lateral spread of infection, and the increase in copycat performers, experts all agree this is just the tip of the iceberg. Expect more of the same!" Please contact Zenedge here

By: Aliya Ram in London, Roman Olearchyk in Kiev and Henry Foy in Moscow 

Groups still feeling effects a week after ransomware spread from Ukraine

Some ports remain hobbled, packages are going missing and customers are struggling to place and track orders in the wake of the attack © Reuters

Global companies ranging from shipping lines to advertising firms are still struggling with the havoc wreaked by the huge cyber attack that last week swept from Ukraine to organisations in more than 60 countries.

AP Moller-Maersk, WPP,Reckitt Benckiser and FedEx all said their businesses were still not back to normal after the ransomware attack last week compromised hundreds of thousands of computers, industrial equipment and other technology.

Some ports remain hobbled, packages are going missing and customers are struggling to place and track orders, the companies said. Read full article here 

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2017 SC MEDIA EXCELLENCE AWARDS: Zenedge Highly Commended in Best Managed Security Service Category

Aventura FL & London UK June 19, 2017 – Zenedge, a leading provider of cloud-based, artificial intelligence (AI) driven Web Application Firewall (WAF), malicious bot detection and DDoS cybersecurity announced today that Zenedge Bot Manager was recognised by a panel representing the audience of SC Media, as the Highly Commended solution in the EXCELLENCE AWARDS: THREAT SOLUTIONS Best Managed Security Service category at the 2017 SC Media Awards Europe. The announcement was made Tuesday, 6th June at the awards presentation held at Old Billingsgate, London.

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Zenedge Co-founder Laurent Gil to Participate in Network Security in 2017 & Beyond CxO Roundtable at Telecom Exchange (TEX) NYC

Aventura, FL – June 15, 2017 – Zenedge, a leading provider of cloud-based, artificial intelligence (AI) driven Web Application Firewall (WAF), malicious bot detection and DDoS cybersecurity solutions, today announces that its co-founder and Chief Product Officer, Laurent Gil, will join the Telecom Exchange (TEX) NYC CEO Roundtable, at the Network Security in 2017 & Beyond event, taking place on June 21, from 11:20 a.m. - 12:05 p.m EST. Telecom Exchange, held June 20-21 at Cipriani Wall Street, is the premier industry networking event where communications and technology meet.   

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Feature Article with Yuri Frayman, CEO at ZENEDGE by Canadian Manufacturing - The Next Big Attack: WannaCry could be just the beginning

by Will Mazgay, Digital Editor - Original Article is Here - While the world is still recovering from the global ransomware attack that crippled the digital world, one cybersecurity expert predicts future attacks are on the way, and soon.

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Daily News Reports from MASHABLE: Why you should consider a career change to cybersecurity

The FBI has seen a steady uptick in internet crime complaints since 2013, and cybersecurity is expected to be an even greater concern in 2017. 

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Daily News Reports from Government Technology: Federal Cybersecurity Directive Looms Over Contractors

BY THOMAS GNAU, DAYTON DAILY NEWS, OHIO - The directive will require businesses working with the federal government to protect their cyber data, or have a detailed plan for doing so, by year’s end. (TNS) — Federal contractors need to better protect their government data, or they could lose their business with the government. 

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Daily News Reports from RealBusiness: Doing business online? Ensure you don’t get penalised for data protection breaches

By Andrea Ward is senior associate at McGuireWoods London - The UK government launched its five year National Cyber Security Strategy in November 2016, investing £1.9bn to protect UK businesses from cyber attacks and make the country the safest place to live and do business online. 

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