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  • Micro Focus to curb code reviews by 'high risk' governments

    ​British tech firm Micro Focus International, the new owner of ArcSight security software, said it would restrict reviews of the core operating instructions in its products by "high-risk" governments.

    Written by Reuters10 Oct. 17 14:27
  • HP unveils Big Data Security strategy

    HP has taken the wraps off its Big Data Security strategy, describing how combining the enterprise search and knowledge management resources from its Autonomy subsidiary with its ArcSight security-event and information management (SIEM) can yield new ways to detect cyberattacks or rogue-employee behavior.

    Written by Ellen Messmer25 Feb. 13 13:04
  • Guidance forensics tool now working with SIEM

    Guidance Software today said its <a href="">computer forensics</a> tool is now capable of automated collection of data on endpoint devices, including computers and <a href="">smartphones</a>, based on a <a href="">security</a> information and event management (SIEM) alert.

    Written by Ellen Messmer19 Oct. 11 08:47
  • Shades of Blue reflected in HP's dramatic reshuffling

    HP's plans to get out of the PC business, acquire software maker Autonomy and retreat from its webOS device investments will, if all goes as planned, let the tech giant sharpen its focus on enterprise IT markets and capitalize on the software-centric strengths of CEO Leo Apotheker.

    Written by Ann Bednarz, Agam Shah and Nancy Gohring20 Aug. 11 00:45
  • Cybercrime fight costing companies more this year

    Cybercrime cost corporations 56 percent more this year than last, according to an annual study from the Ponemon Institute and sponsored by ArcSight, an HP company.

    Written by John P. Mello Jr.03 Aug. 11 01:56
  • ArcSight beefs up security range

    Security and compliance company ArcSight, which has been the subject of a takeover bid by HP, has upgraded its Enterprise Threat and Risk Management (ETRM) platform. The new version will include beefed-up ESM, the core analysis engine at the heart of the platform.

    Written by Maxwell Cooter21 Sept. 10 23:29
  • HP buying ArcSight for $1.5 billion

    Hewlett-Packard announced Monday that it has agreed to purchase security vendor ArcSight for $US1.5 billion. The deal is expected to close by the end of the year.

    Written by Chris Kanaracus14 Sept. 10 00:32
  • ArcSight adds unstructured log analysis with Logger 4

    Event management vendor ArcSight will soon start selling a new version of its product, designed to mine unstructured computer logfiles for signs of hacking or illegal activity.

    Written by Robert McMillan03 Nov. 09 12:56