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Security experts react to The New York Times article, “US Cyberattacks Target ISIS in New Line of Combat” about how the military is using computer-network attacks alongside traditional weapons for the first time.

The Federation Against Software Theft (FAST) and long-term industry member V.i. Labs, have launched a campaign aimed at educating software providers about individuals and businesses who unintentionally use software that is not licensed correctly. The campaign dispels long held beliefs that have resonated within the industry for decades – that all pirates are individuals who deliberately copy and use software with no regard to intellectual property. Not so.

Woking, Surrey: Wick Hill has won the strongly contested ‘Distributor of the Year’ title at the IT Europa European IT and Software Excellence Awards 2016. These are the only pan-European awards that recognise best practices and service excellence in the IT community. Wick Hill won in the supplier section which recognises the distributor who best supported its channel partners to deliver excellence.

Samsung Developer Conference, San Francisco, CA: Thales has announced that the SAMSUNG ARTIK™ platform includes hardware security technology to ensure the authenticity and validity of device firmware. The SAMSUNG ARTIK internet of things (IoT) platform is supported by Thales’s cryptographic solutions to provide cryptographic key generation, verification, signing and key management.

PHOENIX: BeyondTrust has announced today that the 2016 Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report (DBIR) leverages data on publicly facing vulnerabilities provided by the company. BeyondTrust supplied Verizon researchers with anonymous vulnerability assessment results that represented the most recent live data from public address spaces worldwide. The data was completely sanitized into statistical forms in order to draw the conclusions in the latest report.

BSI, the business standards company has revised BS 7212:2016 Code of practice for the safe use of construction hoists. Such hoists are used to transfer persons and/or goods between defined landing levels on sites of engineering and construction. The standard was developed to assist the construction industry in utilizing safe practices which help to protect both construction workers and the public alike.

London, UK: FireMon CEO Jim Lewandowski has announced the security management firm achieved record growth in revenue, bookings and new customers for 2015. He also introduced former Juniper Networks and McAfee marketing executive, Michael Callahan, as Chief Marketing Officer – the first in the Company’s 12-year history.

- Revenue grew by 9.1 per cent to EUR 318.8 million

- EBIT showed extraordinarily strong increase of 28.6 per cent to EUR 30.2 million

- Consolidated net result rose by 29.0 per cent to EUR 18.6 million

- Outlook still marked by growth

Performance of the PALFINGER Group

In the first quarter of 2016, the performance of the PALFINGER Group was marked by revenue growth and an extraordinarily strong increase in earnings. Revenue rose by 9.1 per cent to EUR 318.8 million (Q1 2015: EUR 292.3 million), setting a new record for a first-quarter result. EBIT showed an extraordinarily strong increase of 28.6 per cent from EUR 23.5 million to EUR 30.2 million, which is a new record as well. This, in turn, generated a marked increase in the EBIT margin, which came to 9.5 per cent, as compared to 8.0 per cent in the first quarter of the previous year. The consolidated net result for the first quarter of 2016 was EUR 18.6 million, 29.0 per cent higher than the previous year's figure. Earnings per share came to EUR 0.50, as compared to EUR 0.39 in the previous year.

London, UK: Tripwire, Inc. has announced that Tripwire® Enterprise coverage for security policy and regulatory compliance increased by over 200 new policies across 26 policy types between Q1 2015 and Q1 2016. During this same time frame Tripwire also retired 100 outdated policies. By dramatically simplifying visibility, automation, assessment and remediation of thousands of configuration variables, and with a library of nearly 700 policy and platform combinations, Tripwire Enterprise provides the broadest, most comprehensive security and compliance coverage in the industry.