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Critical Microsoft Alert and Patching Update

July 15, 2020

As part of the July “Patch Tuesday”, Microsoft released a total of 123 CVEs (or “Common Vulnerabilities or Exposures”). That comes on the back of a record breaking number of June CVEs totaling 129. The year on year volume of CVEs from Microsoft is increasing rapidly, with 2020 totaling 657 so far. We are not…

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Cybersecurity: Ransomware Alert

July 12, 2020

On July 10, 2020, The SEC’s Office of Compliance Inspections and Examinations (OCIE) released an alert on the growth of the ransomware threat for financial services market participants, and its commitment on providing advisory to assist these firms in taking proactive measures to protect their businesses. Phishing attacks and other social engineering campaigns are being…

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Availability – The Forgotten Stepchild of Cybersecurity

June 22, 2020

On an early Monday in the Lock-down process for the UK, many companies settled their staff into the comfort of their homes and logged into Corporate services to test their networks. Some of those using collaboration tools from Office365 were greeted with the message “We’re investigating problems in Microsoft Teams…”. A truly unfortunate start to…

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Drawbridge Appoints Simon Eyre Head of Europe

March 31, 2020

Renowned Technologist and Security Professional Joins Drawbridge Executive Leadership Team Drawbridge Partners, a premier cybersecurity software and services firm specializing in the needs of hedge fund and private equity managers, today announced the appointment of Simon Eyre as Managing Director overseeing the European market. In this role, Mr. Eyre will lead Drawbridge’s engineering, product and…

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PRESS RELEASE: OPTIMA PARTNERS SELECTS DRAWBRIDGE PARTNERS CONNECT™ PLATFORM TO ASSIST IN MANAGING DUE DILIGENCE PROCESS

March 2, 2020

Drawbridgeconnect™ Platform Boosts Efficiency of Due Diligence Process for Optima Partners by Streamlining DDQs Distribution and Analysis Drawbridge Partners, a premier cybersecurity software and services firm specializing in the needs of hedge fund and private equity managers has been selected by Optima Partners, a leading global financial regulatory compliance advisory firm, for the outsourcing of…

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CYBERSECURITY NEWS: SEC Observations

January 27, 2020

SEC OCIE Publishes Observations on Cybersecurity and Resiliency Practices On Monday, January 27th 2020, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s Office of Compliance Inspections and Examinations (“OCIE”) issued examination observations related to cybersecurity and operational resiliency practices. The observations focus on the following areas: Governance and Risk Management Access Rights and Controls Data Loss Prevention…

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Drawbridge Partners Appoints Dan Lyons Vice President of Business Development

January 21, 2020

Business Development Professional Joins Drawbridge as Market Demand and Expanded Software Portfolio Drive Explosive Company Growth Drawbridge Partners, a premier cybersecurity software and services firm specializing in the needs of hedge fund and private equity managers, today announced the appointment of Dan Lyons as Vice President of Business Development. Lyons will be responsible for driving…

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Drawbridge Partners Expands Cybersecurity Offering with Launch of DrawbridgeConnect-R™ Platform

November 6, 2019

Drawbridge Partners Expands Cybersecurity New Vulnerability Management as a Service (VMaaS) platform offers firms comprehensive vulnerability scanning, remediation and reporting Drawbridge Partners, a premier cybersecurity software and services firm specializing in the needs of hedge fund and private equity managers, today announced the launch of DrawbridgeConnect-R™, a Vulnerability Management as a Service (VMaaS) platform.  DrawbridgeConnect-R…

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Drawbridge Partners Wins ‘Best Cyber-security Solution’ at the 2019 HFM European Hedge Fund Technology Awards Ceremony

September 24, 2019

Drawbridge Partners, a premier cybersecurity services firm specializing in the needs of hedge fund and private equity managers,is proud to have won ‘Best Cyber-security Solution’ at the 2019 HFM European Hedge Fund Technology Awards. Winners are determined based on the views of the CTO judging committee and a polling of the HFM Technology readership.

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DRAWBRIDGE PARTNERS INTRODUCES DRAWBRIDGECONNECT™ PLATFORM

August 13, 2019

 Management Platform Offers Firms Complete Oversight of Cybersecurity Programs, Provide Investor Base with Evidence of Regulatory Compliance, Protect Against Real-time Threats and Manage Third Party Vendor Risk    Drawbridge Partners, a premier cybersecurity services firm specializing in the needs of hedge fund and private equity managers, today announced the launch of DrawbridgeConnect™, an automated management…

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