[SecurityWeek] Contrast Security Raises $150 Million at ‘Unicorn’ Valuation

Code security company Contrast Security this week announced that it has closed $150 million Series E funding round at a billion-dollar valuation, making the company the latest cybersecurity unicorn.

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[ZDNet] Smishing: Police make arrests in crackdown on scam text messages

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[ThreatPost] Microsoft Kills Bug Being Exploited in MysterySnail Espionage Campaign

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Microsoft’s October 2021 Patch Tuesday included security fixes for 74 vulnerabilities, one of which is a zero-day being used to deliver the MysterySnail RAT to Windows servers. Source: Read More (Threatpost)

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[TheRecord] House approves massive infrastructure plan that includes $1.9 billion for cybersecurity

The U.S. House of Representatives on Friday approved $1.2 trillion infrastructure bill that will investment nearly $2 billion in cybersecurity efforts throughout the federal government. The final vote, after a day of painstaking negotiations among congressional Democrats, was 228-206. Thirteen Republicans joined the majority of Democrats to support the measure; six Democrats voted against it. […]

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