Industry News and Company Updates

  • The Equifax Breach: A Researcher’s Perspective

    What Every US Taxpayer Needs to Know SSN, DoB and other information (known as Fullz) have been floating around en masse throughout the Underground prior to the recent Equifax breach.  The barrier to entry for acquiring and vetting fullz for sale made them valuable.  Usually, fraudsters would capture SSN’s and…

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  • Taringa: Over 28 Million Users Exposed in Massive Data Breach

    Security experts and news outlets alike have been ruminating over last week’s breach of Taringa, an Argentine social network platform with a predominately Latin-American user base. Over 28 million records were compromised as a result of the breach. Records included users’ email addresses, usernames and hashed passwords. Unfortunately, the passwords were hashed using 128-bit…

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  • SpyCloud Wins Best of Show Award for ATO Prevention at Finovate Fall 2017

    We’re pleased to announce that SpyCloud has won the “Best of Show” award at Finovate Fall 2017.  The competitive pool included more than 70 companies that demoed their technology to leaders in the financial sector to discuss breakthrough banking, financial and payments technology in a four-day event series. “There was…

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  • SpyCloud Appoints Cisco and Thales e-Security Executives to its Board of Directors

    SpyCloud welcomes two cybersecurity industry veterans to the team AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ – SpyCloud, the pioneer in breach discovery and credential recovery, has appointed John N. Stewart, SVP, Chief Security and Trust Officer of Cisco, and Alan Kessler, President and CEO of Thales e-Security to its Board of…

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  • SpyCloud Chosen to Demo Cutting-Edge Account Takeover Prevention at FinovateFall 2017

    SpyCloud, pioneers in breach discovery and credential recovery, will showcase its solution at this year’s FinovateFall conference.  Executives from SpyCloud’s world-class team of cybersecurity experts will use their deep-seated industry knowledge to demonstrate how to keep employee and customer financial information secure from cyber criminals.

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  • SpyCloud Adds Industry Veterans to Leadership Team

    July 19th, 2017 — Austin, Texas – SpyCloud, a pioneer in breach discovery, announced the addition of Alen Puzic as its Chief Technology Officer.   Most recently, Alen founded PwnedList, a startup that focused on protecting customers by alerting them of their risk exposure resulting from 3rd party breached credentials. PwnedList was acquired by InfoArmor in…

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  • CyberDefenses Integrates SpyCloud into New Credential Tracking Service

    On June 13, CyberDefenses Inc. announced the availability of their new Credential Tracking Service (CTS), which integrates SpyCloud early-warning breach technology into its existing solution. CyberDefenses’s CTS is the first service of its kind that proactively identifies corporate credentials in breaches and matches them to an affected employee’s user profile. CTS utilizes…

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  • Press Release: SpyCloud Emerges From Stealth Mode

    June 1, 2017 — Austin, Texas –(BUSINESS WIRE)– SpyCloud, Inc. announced today that it is coming out of stealth mode, with $2.5 million in seed funding from Silverton Partners and March Capital Partners, to launch its unique approach to breach discovery. Founded by cybersecurity veterans Ted Ross (former CEO of…

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  • SpyCloud is Named a Winner of NATO’s Defense Innovation Challenge

    We’re proud to share that SpyCloud was the only US winner of the NATO Innovation Challenge.  The challenge is aimed at accelerating transformational, state-of-the-art technology solutions in support of NATO’s cyber capabilities. “This challenge affirms that the cutting edge technology we need to stay ahead of emerging threats is out there,…

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