IT Security: Cloud Security Survey 2021

Cloud security study by IDG and Arvato Systems Extensive findings on cloud security in companies (Arvato Systems) – IDG Research Services, together with Arvato Systems and other partners, has published the "Cloud Security 2021" study. The results show: Companies have apparently realized that the cloud offers great potential for increasing IT security. Nevertheless, there is Read more about IT Security: Cloud Security Survey 2021[…]

McAfee and Ingram Micro Simplify Cloud Security

McAfee Corp. (Nasdaq: MCFE) – Today, McAfee and Ingram Micro Inc., a global leader in technology and supply chain services, have announced that the full MVISION portfolio of McAfee Device-to-Cloud suites is available globally for Ingram Micro’s network of independent software vendors, value added resellers and managed service providers via the Ingram Micro Cloud Marketplace. Read more about McAfee and Ingram Micro Simplify Cloud Security[…]

TLS Checklist Portal from achelos listed as inspection tool by the BSI

The TLS Checklist Portal from Paderborn-based achelos GmbH is now listed in the TLS Checklist for Service Providers issued by the Federal Office for Information Security (BSI). The TLS Checklist is based on the specifications and recommendations of the technical guideline BSI TR-03116-4. The BSI is therefore supporting service providers in correctly and securely configuring Read more about TLS Checklist Portal from achelos listed as inspection tool by the BSI[…]

CARY: Smart multifunctional terminal streamlines processes and relieves enterprises

Since 20 April, all German companies have been obliged to offer their employees a Covid-19 test at least once a week. With CARY, Irlbacher is launching a smart hygiene management and organisation system that streamlines and digitalises the corresponding processes. The tried-and-tested system takes care of scheduling appointments and – after disinfection of the hands Read more about CARY: Smart multifunctional terminal streamlines processes and relieves enterprises[…]

Securosys Primus HSM now Common Criteria EAL4+ certified

Securosys, a leader in cybersecurity, encryption, and digital identity protection, is pleased to announce that Securosys’ Primus Hardware Security Modules (HSM) have received the Common Criteria (CC) EAL4+ certification based on the eIDAS protection profile EN 419221-5, certificate number CC 1/21. This is in addition to the FIPS 140-2 Level 3 certification for the Primus Read more about Securosys Primus HSM now Common Criteria EAL4+ certified[…]

Rheinmetall and Northrop Grumman agree to strategic partnership for precision-guided enhanced range artillery ammunition

. – Strategic cooperation between Rheinmetall Denel Munition and Northrop Grumman in the field of precision guided extended range artillery ammunition – Partnership to run for ten years – Solution for NATO nations and non JBMOU users Rheinmetall and Northrop Grumman have formalized an agreement to cooperate in the field of precision-guided enhanced range artillery Read more about Rheinmetall and Northrop Grumman agree to strategic partnership for precision-guided enhanced range artillery ammunition[…]

US CLOUD Act vs GDPR three years later – A struggle for compliance and data security

On March 23, 2018, the CLOUD Act ("Clarifying Lawful Overseas Use of Data Act"), a controversial US law, was launched[1]. Its goal is to provide law enforcement authorities with a powerful tool to effectively combat organized crime and terrorism. The CLOUD Act allows US authorities and international law enforcement agencies to make access requests to Read more about US CLOUD Act vs GDPR three years later – A struggle for compliance and data security[…]

TÜViT audited the first ISA/IEC 62443 MYNXG Secure IoT Platform

MYNXG and TÜV Informationstechnik GmbH (TÜViT) announce the successful ISA/IEC 62443 certification of the MYNXG secure IoT platform. Thus, it fulfills state-of-the art security for Industry 4.0 as recommended by e.g., EU Cyber Security Directive. The ISA/IEC 62443 international standard represents a holistic approach to industrial security in the production and automation sector. MYNXG’s Operational Read more about TÜViT audited the first ISA/IEC 62443 MYNXG Secure IoT Platform[…]

TÜV SÜD: AV Permit for Motional

Motional, a global leader in driverless technology, has been granted a TÜV SÜD AV Permit for driverless test operation of a subset fleet of robotaxis on public roads in Las Vegas, NV. TÜV SÜD’s assessment focused on aspects including vehicle safety, functional safety, and cybersecurity. Motional opted voluntarily for the independent safety and security evaluation, Read more about TÜV SÜD: AV Permit for Motional[…]

53% of fire safety professionals have seen an increase in fire door wedging

The survey, which was completed to gain an insight into how COVID-19 has impacted the fire safety industry over the last 12 months, highlighted key themes such as the impact of financial pressure following the pandemic. 84% of the respondents identified that financial pressure has made businesses less likely to carry out fire safety maintenance Read more about 53% of fire safety professionals have seen an increase in fire door wedging[…]