Tag Archives: FireEye

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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CISA Releases Analysis of ‘Supernova’ Malware Linked to SolarWinds Cybersecurity Breach

Ransomware Data

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) has issued a report on the “Supernova” malware that threat actors used to impact SolarWinds’ Orion information technology management tool and breach critical user data. CISA said Wednesday that the new malware analysis includes indicators of compromise to help IT teams study malicious artifacts related to the malware.

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

FireEye

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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