Carbon Black Refutes Claims of Flaw in its EDR Product

A security service provider’s sensational claims this week about an endpoint detection and response (EDR) product from Carbon Black leaking terabytes of sensitive customer data has focused attention on how organizations should pay close attention to how their security controls work. DirectDefense Inc., which discovered the supposed leak, described it as the “largest pay-for-play data … Read more

Carbon Black Refutes Claims of Customer Data Leaks via its EDR Product

A security service provider’s sensational claims this week about an endpoint detection and response (EDR) product from Carbon Black leaking terabytes of sensitive customer data has focused attention on how organizations should pay close attention to how their security controls work. DirectDefense Inc., which discovered the supposed leak, described it as the “largest pay-for-play data … Read more

Ex-Cylance and Carbon Black execs launch Obsidian Security with $9.5 million investment

Founded by executives from two of the highest-profile endpoint security firms in the U.S., Obsidian Security just announced a $9.5 million Series A round of investment from the Silicon Valley venture capital firm Greylock Partners. Obsidian, headquartered in Newport Beach, Calif., was founded by CEO Glenn Chishold, the former CTO at Cylance; CTO Matt Wolff, former Chief Data Scientist at … Read more