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Visa funds $40M for no-password crypto vault Anchorage

Visa and Andreessen Horowitz are betting even bigger on cryptocurrency, funding a big round for fellow Facebook Libra Association member Anchorage’s omnimetric blockchain security...

Mozilla blocks spy firm DarkMatter from Firefox citing ‘significant risk’ to...

Firefox maker Mozilla said it will not trust certificates from surveillance maker DarkMatter, ending a months-long effort to be whitelisted by the popular browser. Months...

Marriott to face $123 million fine by UK authorities over data...

The U.K. data protection authority said it will serve hotel giant Marriott with a £99 million ($123M) fine for a data breach that exposed...

File storage app 4shared caught serving invisible ads and making purchases...

With more than 100 million installs, file sharing service 4shared is one of the most popular apps in the Android app store. But security researchers...

Polyrize raises $4M for its next-gen authorization platform

In enterprise security, there’s been a slow but steady move toward implementing zero trust security models and moving away from trusting anybody solely based...

Bleckwen raises $10 million to detect payment fraud with AI

Bleckwen, a cybersecurity firm developing fraud detection and prevention systems for banks and financial technology companies, today emerged from stealth with $10 million in...

Vulcan Cyber announces $10M Series A to automate security patching efforts

Many software vulnerabilities are already known, and vendors have even issued patches, but the problem is there are so many patches that it’s often...

Facebook announces Libra cryptocurrency and Calibra digital wallet

Facebook has announced its cryptocurrency Libra and a global association of organizations that will govern it. The company also announced Calibra, a new subsidiary...

Ironscales raises $15 million to defeat phishing attacks with AI

Ironscales, a Tel Aviv and Atlanta startup developing a holistic phishing prevention, detection, and response platform, today revealed that it’s secured $15 million in...

Fortune 500 giant Tech Data exposed customer and billing data

Security researchers said a security lapse at IT giant Tech Data allowed them to access customer and billing data. The Fortune 500 information technology giant...