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Global ransomware onslaught makes cybersec investors WannaCry with joy

Friday's ransomware attack appears to have pushed cyber-security shares up, as WannaCry reminds investors how important other people's security is.

Business Roundup: Loom raises $6m; JV announced; Mimecast results

Loom Systems raises US$6 million (£4.6 million) led by JVP; Darktrace/Siemens in industrial system JV; Mimecast Q4 and year-end results issued.

Cyber-breaches wipe billions off investors' portfolios, report claims

A research report published by CGI claims to have been able to measure for the first time the impact that major cyber-incidents have on share prices - and it says it's getting worse.

SMEs encouraged to bid in €3bn Nato tech refresh, €71m for cyber

Workshops to help SMEs bid for the 40 contracts in Nato's €3 billion tech refresh during this month's NITECT17 conference, with €71 million earmarked for cyber-security services contracts.

AI provides autonomous cyber-incident response for threats in progress

The new system from Darktrace is being promoted not as a complete incident response system which would allow security analysts to put their feet up, but as a means of helping to free up time for busy Security Operations Centre (SOC) teams.

UK government funded startup incubator opens applications for next round

HutZero announced that it has opened applications for participants to join its second cohort in September 2017!