CyberSafe and Netwrix organized an executive breakfast to present the Netwrix Auditor Platform. The event “Netwrix Know Your Data, protect what matters” was hosted in Jupiter Lisboa Hotel, Lisboa, Portugal

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March 19, 2019 – CyberSafe and Netwrix organized an executive breakfast to present the Netwrix Auditor Platform. The event “Netwrix Know Your Data, protect what matters” was hosted in Jupiter Lisboa Hotel, Lisboa, Portugal.

CyberSafe recently closed an agreement with vendor Netwrix to resell Netwrix Auditor Platform in Portugal. Netwrix Auditor is an agentless data security platform that empowers organizations to accurately identify sensitive, regulated and mission-critical information and apply access controls consistently, regardless of where the information is stored. It enables them to minimize the risk of data breaches and ensure regulatory compliance by proactively reducing the exposure of sensitive data and promptly detecting policy violations and suspicious user behavior.

In terms of benefits Netwrix auditor understands which data needs protection and how exposed it is, minimize the risk of a data breach, promptly detect data security threats, make faster and more informed incident response decisions, facilitate the recovery of key data and learn from past incidents and achieve and prove regulatory compliance.

If you are interested to learn more about Netwrix Auditor Platform and how to help your organization in terms of data security, please contact us.

“Darktrace The Enterprise Immune System” event by CyberSafe

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September 19, 2018 – CyberSafe and Darktrace organized an executive breakfast to present the Darktrace solution. The event “Darktrace The Enterprise Immune System” was hosted in VIP Grand Hotel Lisboa & SPA, Lisboa, Portugal.

CyberSafe recently closed an agreement with vendor Darktrace to resell its products in Portugal, adding its own services. DarkTrace solutions are used by more than 7000 organizations around the world showing a strong adoption by the market.

In terms of cyber defense, the Darktrace solution is the machine learning technology more advanced in the world. Inspired by the self-learning intelligence of the human immune system, Darktrace applies the same logic to enterprise and industrial environments. Powered by machine learning and AI algorithms developed by mathematics of the University of Cambridge, Enterprise Immune System technology iteratively learns a unique ‘pattern of life’ (‘self’) for every device and user on a network and correlates these insights in order to spot emerging threats that would otherwise go unnoticed. With a simple and fast installation, it detects and learns what’s normal about an infrastructure from a strategic point on the network, reacting to and warning of non-standard behavior. The process of detecting anomalies compares not only traffic behavior, but also the behavior of devices and networks compared to similar ones.

The event counted with the presence of several organizations as critical infrastructures, banks, public sector, services, manufacturing and other sectors.

If you are interested to learn more about Darktrace solutions and how to help your organization in terms of cyber defense, please contact us.

“Focus on Security” event by CyberSafe and Micro Focus

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May 24, 2018 – CyberSafe and Micro Focus organized the event “Focus on Security”. The event was hosted in Doca de Santo Amaro, Lisboa, Portugal.

Cybersecurity is one of the most concerns for most organizations. The new European regulation for data protection (GDPR) and the new NIS Directive (Network and Infrastructure Systems Security) represent additional challenges of the conformities, taking of implementation of news mechanisms of data protection.

The aim of the event was to present the CyberSafe SOC Services and Micro Focus cybersecurity solutions portfolio after the merging with Hewlett Packard Enterprise Software Division on areas as Security Events Monitoring & Correlation (SIEM), Application Security (Static and Dynamic Application Security Testing, Run-time application self-protection), Data Security (email encryption, database encryption and tokenization), Identity & Governance, Access Management & Strong Authentication.

The event counted with the presence of some CyberSafe clients such as EDP (Energy Sector) and Instituto de Informática (Public Sector) that presented their case studies. The session ended with a lunch on the Tagus River aboard the WaterX Shuttle.
CyberSafe is currently the sole Micro Focus (ex-HPE Software) Partner in Portugal with the highest partner Certification for Security products, namely on: ArcSight products and Data Security products. CyberSafe qualified for this certification because of the high number of certified engineers on its team on SIEM, Data Security and Application Security products, and the high volume of business with Micro Focus Security products.

If you are interested to learn more about our SOC Services, SIEM, Application Security, Data Security or Identity & Governance, Access Management & Strong Authentication please contact us.

CyberSafe in the “CPX Portugal 2018”

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May 24, 2018 – CyberSafe participated in the “CPX Portugal 2018”, an event organized by Check Point Software Technologies Ltd, the world’s largest security specialist.

The event was attended by over 400 participants and had more than 30 technical conferences and sessions, which addressed a more global vision of security and workshops on the products of this manufacturer and its partners.

CyberSafe was present and participated with a session about the new european NIS Directive (Network and Infrastructure Systems Security), a new challenge for essential services operators and digital services, presented by Dinis Fernandes, Executive Manager, CyberSafe.

This edition had more participants and sponsors than the previous ones, Check Point once again wanted to involve other manufacturers and partners with something important to say about cybersecurity, considering that collaboration is key to fighting cybercrime and knowing that alone no one wins this war. “We did not want an event just to talk about our products and services. In fact, the challenge was to talk about cybersecurity, which is really what matters to companies, “said Rui Duro, Sales Manager of Check Point for Portugal.

If you want to learn more about NIS Directive and how to prepare your organization, namely our NIS Directive Preparedness Assessment, and solutions and services to address NIS Directive requirements, please contact us.

CyberSafe participated in the “3rd eHealth Security Conference”

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November 15, 2017 – CyberSafe participated in the “3rd eHealth Security Conference”, an event organized by ENISA (European Union Agency for Network and Information Security) with the Portuguese Ministry of Health Shared Services Directorate (SPMS).

ENISA organized a workshop on eHealth Security. The workshop was a full-day event that took place in Lisbon, Portugal. Having in mind that “Information security is a matter for all”, the 3rd eHealth (eHealth) security conference focused on cybersecurity and their different dimensions and levels of action. The conference had more than 20 speakers, mostly international specialists on health, cybersecurity and technology.

This event focused on the aspects related to the implementation of the NIS Directive by the EU Member States, specifically for the Healthcare sector, and highlighted practices regarding the identification of operators of essential services, the collection of baseline security measures and incident notification.

Under discussion have been topics related with security of medical devices, emerging technologies that support the eHealth, as the Cloud in Healthcare, Smart Healthcare and regulatory provisions for hospitals. The aim of this workshop was to share knowledge and provide basic security measures for adoption of good practices.

CyberSafe that recently was awarded to be included on the Framework Agreement on Cybersecurity in the Health Area in Portugal lead by SPMS, participated on this event showing its portfolio of solutions and services to address the Health sector needs in terms of cybersecurity, namely its NIS Directive Preparedness Assessment consulting service, its Security Operations Center (SOC) Services, solutions to address Advanced Persistent Threats protection, solutions to address GDPR, and more.

If you are interested to learn more about NIS Directive and how to prepare your organization, please contact us.


CyberSafe in the “II Jornadas pela Segurança”

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October 30, 2017 – CyberSafe participated in the “II Jornadas pela Segurança”, an event organized by “Santa Casa da Misericórdia de Lisboa”.

The focus of this second edition of “Jornadas pela Segurança” was the importance of prevention on safety and security, for organizational sustainability. This event counted with participation of the several departments of Santa Casa da Misericórdia de Lisboa.
Lídio Lopes, director of the Security Management Office (GGS) showed an “undisputed satisfaction” with the realization of this second edition that counted with a “set of quality stakeholders” that will guarantee “the success of this second edition Jornadas pela Segurança”. The director of GGS also stressed that we should “always be prepared for the worst, always wishing the best” reminding those present in the room that efforts for a safer organization “it only makes sense if all elements are integrated into the same action, if all are coordinated “.

The need for investment in security to avoid higher costs and problems, as well as the sharing of good practices and difficulties in the implementation of security objectives among various entities, was the aim for this second edition.

CyberSafe was present and contributed to the event with a presentation about the “Protection Against Advanced Security Threats” performed by Dinis Fernandes, Executive Manager, CyberSafe. Some examples of international and national phishing attacks have been shown, and some recommendations and guidance was shared either regarding the awareness with end-users with regard to the distinction between honest communications and elaborate forms of social engineering for money and data extraction, and either regarding the technological measures and solutions that must be used to detect and block advanced malware that was designed to evade traditional cybersecurity solutions.

If you are interested to learn more about how to protect your organization against advanced threats, ransomware and common malware, please contact us.

CyberSafe is a Gold Sponsor of PORTO CYBER SECURITY CONFERENCE 2017

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May 1, 2017 – CyberSafe is a Gold Sponsor of PORTO CYBER SECURITY CONFERENCE 2017. This event is scheduled on the 17th May 2017 and will be held at the Sheraton Hotel in Porto, Portugal.

Companies and organizations worldwide are facing advanced cyber threats by all types of adversaries. This year´s conference will gather CEOs, CIOs, IT Directors, CISOs and other security profiles from large organizations and companies. A full day conference to discuss case studies, best practices, and to hear from the world’s leading solution providers about innovative ways to prevent/mitigate advanced cyber threats targeting their organizations.

CyberSafe’s session is named “Building your SOC or Outsourcing to a Managed Security Services Provider?” and will be presented by Dinis Fernandes, Executive Manager, CyberSafe.

Most organizations realize they need to address security operations in a structured way, by means of having a Security Operations Center (SOC) that can effectively be the organization’s operational defense against cyberattacks. However, it is not easy to decide what path to follow: build your own SOC, outsource the SOC to a Managed Security Service Provider (MSSP) or use a hybrid SOC model. CyberSafe’s session focus on the advantages and disadvantages of these alternative approaches, providing real examples from the market.

Main CyberSafe vendor partners, Hewlett Packard Enterprise Security and FireEye will present in this conference too. CyberSafe is currently a HPE Security Gold Partner and a FireEye Silver Partner.

Check the full agenda and register using the following link:

Looking forward to seeing you in Porto.

If you want to learn more about building your own Security Operations Center (SOC) or outsourcing it to a MSSP like CyberSafe please contact us.


CyberSafe, HPE Security and SwivelSecure event on GDPR

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February 23, 2017 – CyberSafe, Hewlett Packard Enterprise Security, Swivel Secure and SPS Advogados organized an event about the new European Union General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), hosted in Pousada de Lisboa, Portugal.

The new European Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has an enforcement date of 25 May 2018. Failure to comply with these provisions imposes fines of up to EUR 20 million or 4% of annual turnover in the event of failure. GDPR represents a huge challenge and will require organizations to implement new mechanisms for managing and protecting their customers’ data, such as new procedures or new solutions.

The objective of this event named “Winning the GDPR Challenge” is to give an overview of the GDPR and its requirements and obligations by organizations, show how to start in defining a strategy, give an overview of some solutions that help addressing this challenge and particularize some of them with the testimony of some of CyberSafe clients: Credibom (a bank part of the Crédit Agrícole group) and Imprensa Nacional – Casa da Moeda (a government institution that issues national ID cards and passports, bank cards, manufactures coins and publishes several official documents).

In this event, Dr. Sara Henriques Partner of SPS Advogados showed what legal requirements organizations must adhere to. Dinis Fernandes, Executive Manager of CyberSafe pointed the path where organizations can start: a GDPR Assessment guided by CyberSafe consultants and/or the complete GDPR Program consultancy engagement. CyberSafe showed also a top-level vision of the main solutions that might help prepare for GDPR. Jesus Prieto, Solutions Architect of HPE Security showed how HPE Data Security solutions can provide breach neutralization by Encryption and Pseudonymisation to ensure sensitive customer and employee data is protected. Pedro Cunha, CISO, Banco Credibom presented the case study: Multifactor Authentication: Identification, tracking and protection on information accesses.

On the second half of this event Ana Marques from Swivel Secure presented how Swivel Secure Multifactor Authentication and Adaptive Authentication can be used for Breach Prevention: Use multi-factor authentication to protect users’ credentials and the data they access. Breach Prevention: Detect and correct vulnerabilities on applications was presented by Alvaro Fernandez, HPE Security Sales Specialist. Jorge Sousa, head of Imprensa Nacional – Casa da Moeda Infrastructure and Security showed how INCM uses SecureMail to address email privacy. And finally, Nelson Silva, CyberSafe’s Technical Manager showed how to use a SOC to identify a security breach in a timely fashion, and how to respond to it.

This event was completely full and counted with more than 60 participants from several vertical sectors, as banking, insurance, government, health and social care, telco, pharmaceutical, defense, transportation and manufacturing.

If you want to learn more about GDPR and how to prepare your organization please contact us.

CyberSafe becomes Hewlett Packard Enterprise Gold Partner

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January 11, 2017 – CyberSafe is an approved member of the HPE Partner Ready program and qualifies as Gold Partner in two HPE Security product lines:

– HPE Security ArcSight Specialist

– Data Security Specialist.

“These certifications reward our investment in the HPE Partner Ready Certification and Learning program, the high level of experience of our skilled team and also the business volume achieved with HPE Security products.” – says Dinis Fernandes, Executive Manager of CyberSafe.

CyberSafe’s team has successfully completed trainings and other requirements and is now recognized by HPE as being able to provide the best services for anyone interested in HPE Security solutions. You can request demos, proof of concept trials and quotes directly to CyberSafe.

ArcSight is the Security Operations line of products, which comprises

– ArcSight Data Platform, an open standards data collection with an intelligent event broker

– ArcSight ESM, the Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) with real-time event correlation

– ArcSight UBA, Integrated user and behavior analytics to detect unknown threats

– ArcSight Investigate, which provides automated investigation with 10x faster search

HPE Data Security products drive leadership in data-centric security and encryption solutions. With over 80 patents and 51 years of expertise they protect the world’s largest brands and neutralize breach impact by securing sensitive data at rest, in use and in motion. HPE Data Security solutions provide advanced data encryption, tokenization and key management that protect sensitive data across enterprise applications, data processing IT, cloud, payments ecosystems, mission critical transactions, storage and big data platforms, which are key for example to meet the new EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

If you want to learn more about HPE Security products, as ArcSight SIEM, SecureData or SecureMail data security products, or Fortify application security products please contact us.

CyberSafe and FireEye Business Breakfast on Protection Against Advanced Threats

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November 23, 2016 – CyberSafe and FireEye organized a Business Breakfast on “Protection Against Advanced Threats”. This event was hosted in Museu Fundação Oriente, in Lisboa, Portugal.

Advanced Malware continues to successfully attack organizations. In this event we showed how FireEye solutions offer a comprehensive approach to protect organizations from advanced threats by detecting and blocking Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) attacks in real time including ramsonware and exploitation of zero-day vulnerabilities.

With participants from organizations of several vertical sectors, as banking, insurance, telecom, government, health and social care, and manufacturing it was easy to see that this subject is part of the concerns of most companies today.

If you want to learn more about advanced threats and how the FireEye solutions address them please contact us.