Zenoss appoints Blair Duncan as CFO

Zenoss announced Blair Duncan as the company’s new chief financial officer. Duncan is a seasoned executive with more than 25 years of experience leading finance organizations and driving strategy at high-growth companies. He has deep expertise in scaling businesses, building passionate teams, fundraising and strategic planning. Duncan will oversee financial and human resources activities for Zenoss, including accounting, treasury, budgeting, contracts and risk management. Prior to joining Zenoss, Duncan served as the chief financial officer … More →
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TD SYNNEX Passage Program addresses the cybersecurity skills gap

TD SYNNEX launched the Passage Program, a new professional service for current partners. Delivered through the TD SYNNEX Cyber Range, the program is designed to help bridge the growing cybersecurity skills gap through development of upcoming and established cybersecurity professionals. “Globally, we are seeing a massive shortage of cybersecurity professionals, with nearly 2.7 million professionals needed to fill cybersecurity roles, according to research by (ISC)²,” said Tracy Holtz, vice president of Security Solutions, North America, … More →
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Cadence DRAM verification solution optimizes SoC designs for data center and automotive applications

Cadence Design Systems announced a new DRAM verification solution, allowing customers to test and optimize system-on-chip (SoC) designs for data center, consumer, mobile and automotive applications. Using the full DRAM verification solution, which delivers up to 10X increased verification throughput, customers can perform IP-to-SoC-level verification of advanced designs with multiple DDR interfaces. Modern SoC designs leverage advanced memory technologies, such as LPDDR5x, DDR5, HBM3 and GDDR6, which require rigorous verification at the PHY and IP … More →
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Diligent Boards integrates with Microsoft Teams to improve collaboration within board meetings

Diligent announces the integration of Diligent Boards with Microsoft Teams to drive collaborative and secure board meetings. Customers can now use Diligent’s board governance software while using Teams, driving better decision-making by providing organizations with a secure way to access critical governance intelligence and meeting resources. “The pandemic has triggered a global shift in the way we work, and many organizations have permanently transitioned to virtual or hybrid working models,” said Ricardo Moreno, Senior Vice … More →
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Codenotary raises $12.5 million to accelerate product development and expand sales

Codenotary announced that it has raised $12.5 million in series B funding by new and existing investors Bluwat, Elaia and others. The financing follows a series A round in July 2020 of $5.5 million with the same investors, bringing the total funding to $18 million, which will be used to accelerate product development and expand marketing and sales worldwide beyond the current 100-plus customers that include some of the world’s largest banks. Codenotary co-founders are, … More →
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Chris Pick joins Transmit Security as CMO

Transmit Security announced it appointed Chris Pick as its new Chief Marketing Officer. Pick joins Transmit Security during a period of significant momentum and rapid growth. Pick will build and oversee a multinational marketing function, and execute a strategy to create an entirely new category in cybersecurity, leveraging his experience at Apptio and Tanium where he helped lead those companies to redefine their own market categories. This news builds on recent momentum in the company, … More →
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Noname Security appoints Strategic Advisory Board

Noname Security announced the formation of a Strategic Advisory Board to support the company’s global expansions and establish Noname as a trusted API security provider to CISOs around the world. The Noname Security Advisory Board consists of executive leaders across the security industry whose voices provide a unique perspective to inform Noname’s leadership and CISOs. This announcement comes during a period of tremendous growth for Noname Security, resulting in securing $135 million in Series C … More →
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Stealthy firmware bootkit leveraged by APT in targeted attacks

Kaspersky researchers have uncovered the third known case of a firmware bootkit in the wild. Dubbed MoonBounce, this malicious implant is hidden within Unified Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI) firmware, an essential part of computers, in the SPI flash, a storage component external to the hard drive. Such implants are notoriously difficult to remove and are of limited visibility to security products. Having first appeared in the wild in the spring of 2021, MoonBounce demonstrates a … More →
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