Cisco’s Duo Security, the leading multi-factor authentication (MFA) and Zero Trust for the Workforce provider, announced enhanced MFA support for Amazon Web Services (AWS). AWS customers can add additional protection to their AWS Directory Service applications with Duo’s Push-based MFA in less than 10 minutes. Using the Duo MFA Quick Start for Directory Service, customers can easily deploy Duo MFA by automating hundreds of procedures into a single click. The Duo MFA Quick Start provides out-of-box MFA support for all applications authenticated through directory services such as AWS Managed Microsoft AD or AD Connector, thereby reducing integration and maintenance efforts.
The security professional’s job has become an endless game of cat-and-mouse, continually pursuing invisible attackers that can out-think, out-run and outsmart most security systems. No matter how efficient and nimble the professionals are, the attackers are fast, too. And are getting faster every day. As a result, endpoints remain vulnerable. CylanceOPTICS provides a prevention-first approach to EDR that delivers automated machine learning, threat detection modules designed to uncover threats that would be nearly impossible to find with static behavior rules.
Checkmarx , the Software Exposure Platform for the enterprise, announced that it was named a Leader in Gartner’s 2019 analyst report, Magic Quadrant for Application Security Testing for the second consecutive year. According to the report, “DevSecOps, modern web application design and high-profile breaches are expanding the scope of the AST market. Security and risk management leaders will need to meet tighter deadlines and test more complex applications by accelerating efforts to integrate and automate AST in the software life cycle.