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Gen. Paul Nakasone: FireEye Helped Expose Foreign Adversary in SolarWinds Incident

Gen. Paul Nakasone

Gen. Paul Nakasone, head of U.S. Cyber Command and a five-time Wash100 Award recipient, said critical data provided by a threat intelligence firm enabled the Department of Defense to immediately act and block adversaries from compromising federal networks and exploiting targets in 2020. Nakasone also discussed the threat posed by ransomware to critical infrastructure.

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FireEye Appoints Erin Joe As SVP Of Strategy and Alliances; President, COO John Watters Quoted

Erin Joe

FireEye announced on Monday that the company has appointed Erin Joe as senior vice president of Strategy and Alliances. As SVP, Joe will lead strategy development and implementation. She will also be responsible for crucial alliances in both the public and private sectors. Joe served as the director of the Cyber Threat Intelligence Integration Center (CTIIC) under the director of National Intelligence.

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FireEye to Provide Cybersecurity Defenses to Texas DIR; Pat Sheridan Quoted

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FireEye, Inc. has announced that it will offer cyber security defenses to Texas public sector agencies, under Texas Department of Information Resources (DIR), the company reported on Thursday. Through the end of 2020, FireEye security products and Mandiant Solutions services will be available to all Texas agencies, county governments, cities and school districts through DIR’s Bulk Purchase Initiative for Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR) solutions.

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FireEye Launches Endpoint Security Under SLP Plus Program; Craig Mueller Quoted

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FireEye, Inc. has announced that its endpoint security solution is available for purchase through the California Software Licensing Program (SLP) Plus vehicle, the company reported on Monday. The company’s solution is compliant with the state Endpoint Protection Standard SIMM 5355-A.

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FireEye Wins NAVWAR AI Challenge, Securing 100K for 1st Place in AI ATAC; Seth Summersett Quoted

FireEye Endpoint Security has received the Naval Information Warfare Systems Command (NAVWAR) $100,000 first place prize on the Artificial Intelligence Applications to Autonomous Cybersecurity Challenges (AI ATAC), the company announced on Friday.

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FireEye Study Shows Decline in China-Linked Cyber Intrusions Since Mid-2014

A FireEye analysis has found that the volume of cyber attacks by China-based hacking groups on government and commercial networks in the U.S. and 25 other target countries has declined since mid-2014. FireEye said in its “Redline Drawn: China Recalculates Its Use of Cyber Espionage” report the decline coincided with China’s efforts to centralize domestic cyber …

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Bloomberg: FBI, FireEye Begin Probe on Anthem Cyber Attack

The FBI is collaborating with FireEye to investigate the cyber attack on healthcare provider Anthem Inc. perpetrated by what U.S. government officials believe to be state-sponsored hackers based in China, Bloomberg reported Thursday. Michael Riley and Jordan Robertson write the data breach compromised Social Security numbers, birthdates and email addresses of 80 …

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ISA Global Cybersecurity Alliance Launches Credentialing Program for First Responders; Megan Samford Quoted

Federal Cybersecurity

The International Society of Automation Global Cybersecurity Alliance (ISAGCA) has worked with the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) and several companies to develop a program for certifying professionals who respond to cyber incidents. Credentialing cybersecurity first responders is an important milestone in this valuable public-private partnership,” said Megan Samford, chairperson of ISAGCA's advisory board and chief product security officer at Schneider Electric’s energy management group.

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