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Evolution Equity Partners Close $400 Million for Cybersecurity Investment in Oversubscribed Fund Raise
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Evolution Equity Partners Close $400 Million for Cybersecurity Investment in Oversubscribed Fund Raise

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The Firm Expands Capital Base, Team and Platform Addressing a Rapidly Growing Cybersecurity Investment Opportunity Evolution Equity Partners announced the final closing of a new fund and total capital commitments of $400 million to make investments in cybersecurity and enterprise software companies that safeguard our digital world. The fund raise was......
BreachQuest Shields Businesses From New Treasury Department Sanctions Linked To Ransomware Payments
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BreachQuest Shields Businesses From New Treasury Department Sanctions Linked To Ransomware Payments

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U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) announced a crackdown on the use of digital currencies in ransomware attacks and other financial crimes, including its first-ever sanctions against a crypto exchange. In response to the advisory, BreachQuest, a leader in ransomware and cybersecurity readiness and remediation, announced how they......
FDITECH's Tech Sprint will Showcase New Capabilities to Tackle Ransomware on the US Soil
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FDITECH’s Tech Sprint will Showcase New Capabilities to Tackle Ransomware on the US Soil

Sudipto Ghosh
Last week, FDIC’s fintech research and innovation lab, FDITECH announced its tech sprint evaluating the most pertinent challenges and dangers associated with the current fintech environment. As part of FDITECH’s tech sprint, FDIC intends to invite participants from the fintech industry who can identify and mitigate complex issues in the......
Axio in Gartner Hype Cycle for Cyber and IT Risk Management 2021
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Axio in Gartner Hype Cycle for Cyber and IT Risk Management 2021

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Recognition comes amidst growing wave of ransomware and business-interrupting cyber attacks Axio, the leader in cyber risk management software, announced that it has been recognized as a Sample Vendor in Gartner Hype Cycle for Cyber and IT Risk Management 2021. The research firm identified Axio as a Sample Vendor in......
VersaBank's Washington, DC-Based Subsidiary, DRT Cyber, Enters Agreement with EzoTech, Expanding Cybersecurity Offering with AI Penetration Testing
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VersaBank’s Washington, DC-Based Subsidiary, DRT Cyber, Enters Agreement with EzoTech, Expanding Cybersecurity Offering with AI Penetration Testing

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VersaBank announced that its wholly-owned, Washington, DC-based subsidiary, DRT Cyber Inc., has entered into a reseller and development agreement with EzoTech Inc., developers of the world’s first Artificial Intelligence (AI)-powered Autonomous cybersecurity penetration testing platform. Penetration testing is the process of simulating a cyber attack against an organization’s assets and......
Three Top Fintech Cyber Security Trends for 2021
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Three Top Fintech Cyber Security Trends for 2021

Todd Golub
The Fintech cybersecurity market is ever-evolving with new technologies and regulations influencing change. Here are three trends in the market we expect to see in 2021. Financial Services Firms and Exchanges Shift to High-Speed, Full Packet Capture and Analysis to Boost Security One of the first uses of PCAP, or......
BitGo Appoints Cassandra Lentchner Chief Operating Officer for the BitGo Trust Companies
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BitGo Appoints Cassandra Lentchner Chief Operating Officer for the BitGo Trust Companies

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Brings Expertise in Cybersecurity Regulation, Compliance and Risk Management BitGo, the leader in digital asset financial services, announced that Cassandra “Cassie” Lentchner has been appointed Chief Operating Officer (COO) for the BitGo Trust Companies subject to regulatory approval. BitGo welcomes Cassie Lentchner as COO for the BitGo Trust Companies! She......
Nirvana Technology Hires Silicon Valley Technology Leader Raghu Battula as Chief Technology Officer
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Nirvana Technology Hires Silicon Valley Technology Leader Raghu Battula as Chief Technology Officer

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Nirvana Technology, a global digital bank, announces the appointment of Raghu Battula as its Chief Technology Officer to build and lead all technology areas for the company which includes software engineering, quality assurance, ML / AI and data engineering, platform and solutions architecture, cybersecurity, and site reliability engineering. “The lifeblood of any......
Celerium Partners with RH-ISAC to Support EX-RH2021 Retail, Hospitality, and Travel Industry Cybersecurity Exercise
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Celerium Partners with RH-ISAC to Support EX-RH2021 Retail, Hospitality, and Travel Industry Cybersecurity Exercise

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Celerium will provide complimentary cyber threat intelligence portal relevant for use before, during, and after the exercise Celerium Inc. announced it is partnering with the Retail and Hospitality ISAC to support the EX-RH2021 cybersecurity exercise happening in June 2021. EX-RH2021, the retail and hospitality sector’s first industry-wide cybersecurity exercise, will......
Next Peak Launches Geo Cyber Risk Index for Multinational Companies to Navigate Dichotomy of Geopolitical Tensions and Global Economy
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Next Peak Launches Geo Cyber Risk Index for Multinational Companies to Navigate Dichotomy of Geopolitical Tensions and Global Economy

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Providing Cyber Leaders with Multidimensional View of Country Specific Risks to Monitor Global Cyber Exposure Next Peak, a cybersecurity risk management consultancy, today launched the  Geo Cyber Risk Index (GCRI). The GCRI is a composite risk index that provides a multidimensional view of country-specific cyber risks, empowering multinational organizations to monitor and......