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Feb 22
2017

Tom Kellermann warns, “Mobile phones do pose a significant risk as the provide a gateway in which cybercriminals can leapfrog into secure corporate networks. “In addition we have seen an explosion of malware for mobile devices this year. Hauntingly, the malware allows for the microphone and camera to be secretly activated when triggered by a…

Feb 16
2017

Hank Thomas speaks on Irish radio show: Futureproof. Listen here: http://www.newstalk.com/listen_back/20/33859/11th_February_2017_-_Futureproof_Part_1/

Feb 14
2017

“The DNC could have used decoys to detonate elegant phishing attacks and unknown malware,” says Tom Kellermann, CEO, Strategic Cyber Ventures. “This would have informed them that someone was targeting their database and privileged users,” says Kellermann, a former Deputy to the CISO of the Treasury Department at The World Bank. Full Article: http://windowsitpro.com/security/security-measures-could-have-mitigated-dnc-hack

Feb 06
2017

Strategic Cyber Ventures, the industry’s first cyber-led growth fund, today announced that it will participate in the eFraud Global Forum taking place on February 13, 2017 during the RSA Conference in San Francisco. Tom Kellermann, CEO of Strategic Cyber Ventures, will participate on a panel, “FinTech & Anti-Fraud Innovations – A Look Ahead,” along with…

Feb 01
2017

Hank Thomas COO of Strategic Cyber Ventures “I think corporations and governments are going to have to figure out ways within the law to band together to share information so that one attacker that is attacking a bank within one part of Europe will likely attack another bank and there will be many of the…

Jan 28
2017

Kellerman, CEO of venture capital firm Strategic Cyber Ventures, served on the Commission on Cyber Security for the 44th President of the United States. He called on the president to take specific steps, including appointing a cybersecurity ambassador, mandating that 20 percent of federal IT spending be allocated to cybersecurity and establishing a “superfund” for…

Jan 25
2017

“I think he flew too close to the sun as his recent investigations more than likely unearthed elements of the Pawn Storm campaign,” says Tom Kellermann, CEO fo Strategic Cyber Ventures. “This is a red flag to all security vendors who expose the nexus between the cybercriminal conspiracies and the Russian cyberespionage campaigns.” Full Article:…

Jan 23
2017

ID DataWeb is expanding operations in the United States as enterprises are continuously searching for solutions to close the gaps in identity security. “Identity is recognized as the new defense perimeter for online transactions. Our partnership with SCV will be instrumental in enhancing security, privacy, convenience and savings for customers of ID Dataweb cloud broker…

Jan 23
2017

ID DataWeb, a Washington, CD-based dynamic identity verification company, raised $3m in funding. Cyber-led growth fund Strategic Cyber Ventures made the investment. In conjunction with the funding, Tom Kellermann, CEO of Strategic Cyber Ventures, will join ID DataWeb’s Board. Full Article: http://www.finsmes.com/2017/01/id-dataweb-raises-3m-in-strategic-cyber-ventures.html