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Magecart-style credit card sniffer spotted for sale, online retailers beware

SC Magazine | December 14, 2018

Online retailers should be on high alert for attacks carried out by a Magecart-style credit card sniffing tool similar to the one used to carry out the British Airways and Ticketmaster hacks. Armor researchers are warning retailers after spotting the tool for sale in a Russian forum on the dark web for $1,300, according to […]

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Armor Integrates with Amazon Web Services Security Hub at Launch, Pushing Deeper into the Cloud to Provide a Unified View into Critical Security Events

November 28, 2018

DALLAS, November 28, 2018. Armor®, a leading cloud security solutions provider, announced today that it continues to expand its work with cloud-native solutions with the recent integration of Amazon Web Services (AWS) Security Hub with its Armor Anywhere service. This move allows Armor to deliver deeper security insights and context to AWS customers by feeding […]

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Cloud Security Provider Armor Discovers 1088 Twitter Political Bots Actively Promoting November 6th Elections

November 07, 2018

Armor, a leading cloud security solutions provider, has uncovered what they believe to be 1,088 Twitter political bots.  Armor’s research team has identified Twitter accounts exhibiting a high degree of bot-like activity participating in active political debates/discussions. How the Twitter Bots Were Initially Discovered In researching the use of potential Twitter bots to influence political […]

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Armor Cloud Security Poll Finds Companies Are Comfortable Putting Sensitive Data in the Cloud

October 25, 2018

Armor®, a leading cloud security solutions provider, released the results of its second annual social media poll today. The responses will give readers a quick take on how businesses and institutions view their cybersecurity posture, especially as it relates to adopting the cloud.

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Top Mobile Key Technology Vendor, OpenKey, Chooses Armor’s Secure Cloud Hosting Solution, Resulting in Significant Cost Savings and Robust Security

October 23, 2018

To protect its environment, OpenKey chose to use Armor Complete™, Armor’s secure cloud hosting solution. By working with Armor, OpenKey projects it has reduced the cost of using the cloud securely by more than 80%, amounting to an average of more than $200,000 in savings per year when compared with what the company would have spent given its growth trajectory. These savings stem from the elimination of costs tied to hiring data security personnel and implementing and maintaining technology, and it will likely increase year-over-year while OpenKey continues to expand.

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Cybercriminals Profit as Stolen Credit Cards, Bank Accounts and Personal Identities Globally Jump in Price 10% to 83% Between 2015 & 2018

September 06, 2018

2018 is a good year to be a cybercriminal globally, especially if you are selling stolen credit card and bank account data, according to recent research from leading cloud security solutions provider Armor. Armor’s security research team, the Threat Resistance Unit (TRU) did a deep dive into the Underground Cybercriminal Markets in Q4 2017 and […]

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The Security Advisor Alliance Appoints Rafal Los of Armor, a Top Cloud Security Provider, to Board of Advisors

August 16, 2018

DALLAS, August 16, 2018.  Armor, a leading cloud security solutions provider, announced today that Rafal Los, Armor’s Vice President of Solution Strategy, has been appointed to the Security Advisor Alliance’s Board of Advisors.  Founded in 2013, the Security Advisor Alliance is a charitable organization made up of 500 members worldwide.  The Alliance is focused on […]

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Cloud Security Solutions Provider Armor Warns that Consumers Must Take Part in Securing their Personal Data

July 26, 2018

Recently news broke that security researchers had discovered a flaw in a popular fitness tracker app called Polar Flow,  which could potentially expose personal data about the fitness application’s users, if the users’ opted to share their training sessions and their GPS location data.  The security researchers reported that many of the application’s users included […]

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Leading Cloud Security Solutions Provider Armor Continues Growth Trajectory and Hires New Chief Executive Officer

July 17, 2018

DALLAS, July 17, 2018. Armor, a leading cloud security solutions provider, announced today that Mark Woodward, 40-year veteran of the information technology industry, has joined Armor’s leadership team as Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Armor Founder and former CEO Chris Drake is stepping into the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) role as product strategist and evangelist and […]

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TokenEx and Armor Celebrate Four Years of Successfully Protecting Organizations’ Payment Card and Personal Data from Cyber Threats

July 05, 2018

DALLAS, July 5, 2018 — Armor a leading provider of threat prevention and response services for cloud environments, and TokenEx, the tokenization vendor of choice for securing all data types, are celebrating four years of successfully protecting organizations’ sensitive data from cyber threats. Founded in 2008, TokenEx developed a groundbreaking solution to protect payment card […]

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