Orange acquisition builds its cyber security offering

Orange has acquired Belgian tech firm, SecureLink in the biggest venture into cyber security in the telecommunication giant’s history. Reported in the Financial Times, it was revealed that factoring in deb, Antwerp-based SecureLink is valued at €515 million. Currently owned by Investcorp, the firm operates in eight European countries and pulled in €248 million last […]

Companies are planning to move to cloud-based privileged access management

Survey shows that 47% of security professionals are already using, planning or exploring the possibility to move privileged access management to the cloud. Thycotic, a privileged access management (PAM) provider, published its results from a survey conducted at the RSA Conference 2019. The survey looked at PAM practices within security professionals. The survey revealed that […]

Blockchain to be used to implement data privacy programmes

Leading enterprises in the States are turning to blockchain technology in a bid to drive cyber security and privacy, reports reveal. Ant Financial, RGAX and VMware have announced that they will partner with Israeli blockchain security company, QEDIT, to help implement privacy solutions through their blockchain networks. QEDIT has used Zero-Knowledge Proofs to help banks […]