Five Key Lessons from the Uber/Waymo Litigation

Last week, we witnessed – live and in real time - one of the most high-profile lawsuits in recent history, alleging Uber used Google/Waymo's self-driving car IP to further its own technology development. While the settlement announcement on Friday brought an abrupt halt to the case just [...]

By | 2018-02-13T20:44:29+00:00 February 13th, 2018|Insider Threat|0 Comments

Dtex Platform Updates: Delivering Scalable, Cloud-Ready Insider Threat Detection

Today marks an exciting day here at Dtex, as we introduce a series of product updates aimed at making our Advanced User Behavior Intelligence platform even more comprehensive, flexible, and scalable. Enhancements include an advanced integration with Amazon Web Services (AWS), new enterprise-level automation features, and expanded [...]

By | 2018-02-13T18:07:21+00:00 February 13th, 2018|Dtex|0 Comments

Dtex Down Under: Building the World’s Cyber Security Innovation Hub

I have to say, it’s been quite an eventful couple of weeks here at Dtex. We’ve been riding a wave of excitement after getting dressed up and graciously accepting an Innovation Award from the Australian Chamber of Commerce at their 36th annual Australia Day Gala last Saturday, [...]

By | 2018-01-30T13:56:12+00:00 January 30th, 2018|Management|0 Comments

GDPR Countdown Series: Minding the (Knowledge) Gap, and Working to Close It

If you’re reading this, there is a good chance that you’re keenly aware that Europe’s impending General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is just around the corner. In fact, at the present moment, those of us residing or processing data in the EU have just five months to [...]

By | 2017-12-19T17:53:53+00:00 December 19th, 2017|Management|0 Comments

Dtex Analyst Files: Catching Phish With User Behavior Intelligence

**Though Dtex is not a traditional network firewall or malware solution, our Advanced User Behavior Intelligence Platform is typically working alongside these kinds of perimeter solutions as part of a layered defense system. And in the case of a security incident or attack, we are often called [...]

By | 2017-11-07T13:02:33+00:00 November 3rd, 2017|Insider Threat, Threat Advisory|0 Comments

Security and Government: Paving the Road to Modernization

We shared some exciting news yesterday that we here at Dtex have been awarded a two-year contract to provide insider threat detection to the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA).  We are excited to have our Advanced User Behavior Intelligence platform integrated with DISA’s critical capabilities for detecting [...]

By | 2017-09-28T16:33:59+00:00 September 28th, 2017|Dtex, Insider Threat|0 Comments

On the OPM Breach Anniversary, How Far Have We Come?

A condensed version of this post first appeared on ITSP Magazine. It has been two years since we first heard about one of the largest data breaches in the history of the federal government, hitting the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) and exposing the sensitive personal information [...]

By | 2017-09-19T12:49:29+00:00 September 19th, 2017|Insider Threat|0 Comments

Anatomy of a Breach: Dissecting Insider Data Theft

Last week, news outlets lit up as a healthcare firm has notified many thousands of its customers of a recent customer data breach. While the specifics have not been made public, it appears to be a clear case of a malicious insider threat. Apparently, this breach was [...]

By | 2017-07-20T17:44:05+00:00 July 20th, 2017|Insider Threat|0 Comments

Dtex Systems Threat Advisory: New Malware Variants Spreading Through Network-Connected Endpoints

Today, Dtex released a new Dtex Systems Threat Advisory. The Dtex User Behavior Intelligence Platform has observed a variant of the PinkSlipBot Worm, which was sophisticated enough to bypass malware detection tools from traditional anti-malware providers including FireEye, McAfee and Palo Alto Networks. Such malware can steal [...]

By | 2017-05-19T01:11:47+00:00 May 15th, 2017|Threat Advisory|0 Comments

The True Price Tag of Insider Threats: Findings from the New 2016 Cost of Insider Threats Report

Insider threat is a security issue that’s constantly floating in limbo. It’s significant enough to net some discussion, sure. But for a lot of organizations, it just isn’t a pressing priority. That is, it isn’t until an enterprise experiences an incident themselves. Then it becomes  top-of-mind for [...]

By | 2017-05-19T01:11:47+00:00 September 14th, 2016|Dtex, Insider Threat|0 Comments