BlackBerry has announced its intention to acquire cybersecurity firm Cylance. It’s the latest in a string of big-name (and big-budget) cybersecurity acquisitions, and one of an increasing number where it’s clear AI expertise is a driving factor. We take a look at what it means for the market.
IoT security startup Xage Security has raised $12 million in a Series A financing round led by March Capital Partners.
“When it comes to driverless cars, there’s Waymo, then there’s everybody else” claimed Ars Technica recently.
Claroty, a provider of cybersecurity solutions for industrial control networks, has raised $60 million in Series B funding.
CHRYSENE, which appears to have evolved from the group behind the Shamoon and Shamoon 2 attacks, has been targeting ICS networks in the Middle East and the United Kingdom.
Hans-Georg Maaßen said Germany should be ready with its own malware to counter hackers. Meanwhile, the British MI5 chief has warned that IS still posed a threat to Europe despite losses in the Middle East.