ISMG Editors: Reasons to Cheer About Cybersecurity MarketAlso: Feds Out Hospitals Over Tracking Tools; Ongoing Saga of Wiz-SentinelOne Deal
In the latest weekly update, four editors at Information Security Media Group discuss important cybersecurity and privacy issues, including the state of cybersecurity market resilience in 2023, why U.S. federal regulators publicly named 130 healthcare firms using web trackers and how SentinelOne ended its partnership with startup Wiz amid takeover discussions.
The panelists - Anna Delaney, director, productions; Tom Field, senior vice president, editorial; Marianne Kolbasuk McGee, executive editor, HealthcareInfoSecurity; and Michael Novinson, managing editor, ISMG Business - discuss:
- Highlights from a conversation with venture capitalist Alberto Yépez of Forgepoint Capital on the cybersecurity market's optimistic future, despite economic shifts;
- Why the Federal Trade Commission and the Department of Health and Human Services have publicly named 130 hospitals and telehealth companies that were recently warned that the use of online tracking tools in their websites or mobile apps potentially violates federal data privacy and security regulations;
- The two-part saga surrounding rumors of a potential acquisition by startup Wiz of established cybersecurity vendor SentinelOne, which were later quashed by SentinelOne CEO Tomer Weingarten.