Entries by Stephen McCarney

OPAQ and Duo Security Partner to Deliver Two-Factor Authentication as a Security Service

OPAQ’s Duo-Ready Cloud Platform Enables Service Providers to Implement and Strengthen Access Control Best Practices   OPAQ, the network security cloud company, today announced a technology alliance with Duo Security to integrate Duo with the OPAQ security-as-a-service platform. OPAQ managed security services partners can now offer Duo’s Trusted Access platform to protect their customers’ systems and […]

OPAQ to Co-Present Session with Channel Partner on Security-as-a-Service at Palo Alto Ignite ‘18 USA

  OPAQ, the network security cloud company, today announced that its Chief Strategy Officer, Kenneth Ammon and Tom Turkot, VP of Client Solutions at Arlington Computer Products will co-present a session on the benefits of deploying Palo Alto Networks® next-generation firewalls as a service at the upcoming Palo Alto Ignite ‘18 USA conference in Anaheim, […]

OPAQ Named Hot Company in 2018 InfoSec Awards at RSA Conference

Cyber Defense Magazine Selects Security-as-a-Service Cloud from Nearly 3,000 Companies Worldwide   OPAQ, the network security cloud company, today announced it was selected the Hot Company for Security-as-a-Service by Cyber Defense Magazine in this year’s InfoSec Awards. Winners were announced last week during the RSA Conference in San Francisco, highlighted in the annual print edition […]

OPAQ Raises $22.5M to Finance Go-To-Market and Accelerate Growth

Funding Follows Pivot to 100 Percent Channel Sales Model, Strategic Product Integrations and New Partnerships to Make Security-as-a-Service Accessible to Midsize Enterprises   OPAQ, the network security cloud company, today announced it has closed a $22.5 million Series B round of financing led by new investor Greenspring Associates, with continuing participation from Columbia Capital and […]

OPAQ Acquires FourV Systems to Enhance Security Operations Management Automation

Acquisition Augments OPAQ Security-as-a-Service Platform with Performance and Regulatory Compliance Measurement, Monitoring and Reporting   OPAQ, the network security cloud company, today announced it has acquired FourV Systems, maker of GreySpark, which provides actionable business intelligence for managing security operations. The patented GreySpark technology will be integrated into the OPAQ Cloud platform and enable managed […]

OPAQ Integrates Network Microsegmentation into Security-as-a-Service Cloud

Software-Defined Network Segmentation Provides Comprehensive Visibility and Control to Prevent Lateral Attacks, Contain Breaches and Quarantine Hosts   OPAQ, the network security cloud company, today announced the addition of microsegmentation for workstations and other endpoints to its OPAQ Cloud platform to prevent lateral attacks, contain breaches and quarantine infected hosts. The patent pending OPAQ PathProtect™ […]

OPAQ Joins Palo Alto Networks NextWave Partner Ecosystem

Adds Next-Generation Firewalls to its Security-as-a-Service, Simplifies Access to Enterprise-Grade Security for Midsize Companies   OPAQ, the network security cloud company, today announced it has joined the Palo Alto Networks® NextWave Partner Ecosystem, a community of world-class security experts and leaders committed to preventing and making breaches a thing of the past. As a NextWave […]

OPAQ CTO Tom Cross Writes on Lateralization Attacks in First Article on CSO Online

Lateralization attacks are commonly used in most sophisticated breaches today. An adversary will typically gain a foothold inside the victim’s network by installing malware on a vulnerable device. From there, the attacker will compromise other computers within the organization by moving laterally throughout the compromised network. A number of experts are predicting an increase this […]

OPAQ Named Finalist for Best Emerging Technology in 2018 SC Excellence Awards

OPAQ’s Security-as-a-Service Enables Midsize Companies to Access Enterprise-Grade Security Without the High Cost and Complexity   OPAQ, the network security cloud company, today announced its OPAQ Cloud is a finalist in the coveted Best Emerging Technology category of the SC Media 2018 Excellence Awards. This annual competition recognizes the most innovative solutions for protecting the […]