This is actually the second time that Ping has bounced into the hands of a PE firm. Prior to going public, it was majority-owned by Vista Equity. Vista retained a share of the company, currently 9.7% of its outstanding shares.
Human Security, a bot mitigation and fraud detection platform for enterprises, is merging with PerimeterX, a company focused on safeguarding web apps from account takeover and automated fraud. The terms of the deal were not disclosed.
While zero-knowledge proofs could indeed improve privacy and scalability for some of the most popular blockchains, they are far from being the only cryptographic method that could accelerate progress in web3.
Cleartrip, an Indian travel-booking platform, has confirmed a data breach after hackers claimed to post the stolen data on the dark web. “We have identified a security anomaly in a few of our internal systems,” a spokesperson told TechCrunch.
The Irish Data Protection Commission (DPC), TikTok’s lead privacy regulator for the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), said the “pause” follows “engagement” between the oversight office and the tech giant yesterday.
The Follina flaw has been exploited by attackers to execute malicious PowerShell commands by way of the Microsoft Diagnostic Tool (MSDT) when opening or previewing malicious Office documents, even if macros are disabled.
Opal, a platform that decentralizes access management for enterprise customers, today announced that it raised $10 million in a Series A funding round led by Greylock, that will be used for product development and team expansion.