Hadrian Raises $11 Million for Offensive Security Platform

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Offensive security startup Hadrian today announced that it has received €10.5 million ($11 million) in unsolicited seed funding that brings the total invested in the company to $13.7 million.

The investment round was led by HV Capital, with participation from Picus Capital, previous investor Slimmer.AI, and various angel investors.

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RevealSecurity Raises $23M for Application Detection and Response

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RevealSecurity, an Israeli data security startup building technology to thwart malicious insider threats, on Tuesday announced the closing of a $23 million funding round led by SYN Ventures.

In addition to SYN Ventures, Hanaco Ventures, SilverTech Ventures and World Trade Ventures also joined as RevealSecurity investors.

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Using the Defense Readiness Index to Improve Security Team Skills

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The challenges organizations face in developing cyber skills have never been more acute.  Too often, security teams find themselves locked into reactive modes, continuously responding to immediate threats without being afforded the time to learn from them, so there’s no opportunity to cross-train and upskill is missed. 

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Adobe Plugs 46 Security Flaws on Patch Tuesday

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Adobe’s security response team has pushed out a massive batch of patches to cover at least 46 vulnerabilities in a wide range of enterprise-facing software products.

As part of its scheduled Patch Tuesday release for June, Adobe warned of “critical” code execution flaws that expose both Windows and macOS users to malicious hacker attacks.

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HYCU Raises $53 Million for Data Backup Technology

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Backup-as-a-service firm HYCU has raised $53 million in a Series B funding round that brings the total invested in the company to $140.5 million.

The new funding round was led by Acrew Capital, with participation from all previous investors, along with Atlassian Ventures and Cisco Investments.

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38 Tech Leaders Sign Cyber Resilience Pledge

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The Coalition to Reduce Cyber Risk (CR2) announced this week that it has been joined by 37 organizations across eight countries in signing a pledge to improve cyber resilience and combat threats such as ransomware.

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