Fran Howarth

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Fran Howarth

3rd February, 2016 - Bit9 + Carbon Black emerges as Carbon Black
Bit9 + Carbon Black rebrands itself as Carbon Black

Fran Howarth

5th March, 2015 - Solving the complexities of SAP account and entitlement reviews
Access governance for SAP environments

Fran Howarth

4th November, 2014 - LogRhythm's continued momentum
New funding and an IPO in sight.

Fran Howarth

3rd September, 2014 - Major trends and developments in the advanced threat protection market
The key to defence is automation. Yesterday's tools are no longer sufficient.

Fran Howarth

19th August, 2014 - Managing the BYOD risk
BYOD is an unstoppable force. What issues are organisations facing?

Fran Howarth

18th August, 2014 - Hexis Cyber Solutions: a new entrant to the NAC market
New product offerings from Hexis Cyber Solutions

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26th May, 2014 - What the Bit9 + Carbon Black merger is all about
More consolidation and investment in the advanced threat protection space

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26th May, 2014 - A brave new (pretty scary) world
The cyber era is upon us and there are many changes we are going to have to make

Fran Howarth

17th March, 2014 - The perils of the privileged insider
Privileged insiders hold the keys to the kingdom and any damage they cause, whether maliciously or inadvertently, can be extremely costly.

Fran Howarth

26th May, 2014 - New standard for simpler, stronger online authentication
The new authentication standard from the FIDO alliance will do much to solve problems related to secure online authentication.

Fran Howarth

28th January, 2014 - DDoS attacks: "the cost of doing business online"
Targeted attacks are on the rise, including a major resurgence in DDoS attacks

Fran Howarth

1st August, 2013 - APIs: a new era in enablement
APIs are the key enablers for efficient collaboration in the extended enterprise

Fran Howarth

24th July, 2013 - SailPoint unveils unified identity management as a service suite
On-premise and cloud capabilities seen as equally important

Fran Howarth

24th July, 2013 - Bit9 brings Mac users into the fold
New capabilities built from the ground up specifically for Mac users

Fran Howarth

18th July, 2013 - Ping Identity receives $44m funding; eyes IPO
This new funding attests to the vitality of the identity management as a service market.

Fran Howarth

8th July, 2013 - RSA Security acquires Aveksa
Newly acquired capabilities will aid RSA in its vision of intelligence-driven security

Fran Howarth

25th June, 2013 - New strong online authentication service from CertiVox
This new service is simple to use and highly secure, based on elliptic curve cryptography.

Fran Howarth

14th July, 2014 - Innovative analytics technology from LightCyber
A new approach for defending against advanced persistent threats

Fran Howarth

30th April, 2013 - Why the role of the CISO needs to change
To better manage risk, the role of the CISO needs to be moved out from under the CIO and should report directly to the board