Reverse engineering tool to fight cyber security attacks
BlackBerry has announced it is making available a free open-source tool for cyber security professionals, called PE Tree that significantly reduces the time and effort required to reverse engineer malware. The announcement demonstrates BlackBerry’s continued commitment to the cyber security community in the fight against constantly evolving cyber threats.
Partnership to provide secure crisis communications
BlackBerry has announced an expanded partnership with Vodafone to offer BlackBerry AtHoc as its emergency alert and crisis communications solution. Greater Manchester Police and Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service are the first two customers who have selected BlackBerry AtHoc to deliver secure communications and real time alerts through this partnership.
BlackBerry solutions address 96% of enterprise threat landscape
BlackBerry has announced findings from an independent Frost & Sullivan report which concludes that BlackBerry can secure all IoT endpoints, and upwards of 96% of all cyber threats. The report reviews the cyber threat landscape and the proportion of risks that BlackBerry’s suite of solutions protect enterprises against.
Crisis communications solutions introduced for all organisations
BlackBerry has introduced BlackBerry AtHoc Managed Service. BlackBerry AtHoc Managed Service delivers the full featured BlackBerry AtHoc system as a service managed and delivered by BlackBerry. The service allows any organisation, of any size, to quickly establish and maintain a crisis communications capability used traditionally by larger organisations.
BlackBerry QNX Software embedded in more than 175 million vehicles
BlackBerry has announced that its QNX software is now embedded in more than 175 million cars on the road today. This is an increase of 25 million cars since the company last reported its automotive footprint in June 2019.
BlackBerry and Intel partner to stop cryptojacking malware
BlackBerry has announced the release of BlackBerry Optics v2.5.1100 with cryptomining and cryptojacking malware detection for Intel-based commercial PCs. To detect advanced cryptojacking malware, the BlackBerry Optics Context Analysis Engine (CAE) leverages unique CPU telemetry from Intel Threat Detection Technology (Intel TDT) to provide enterprises and SMBs unparalleled detection of cryptojacking attempts.
BlackBerry commits to UN Sustainable Development Goals
BlackBerry has announced it has expanded its commitment to the United Nations Global Compact (UNGC) Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). As part of its commitment BlackBerry is investing in initiatives that enable access to clean water for the global communities the company serves.
Dedrone and BlackBerry counter unauthorised drones
BlackBerry has announced it has partnered with Dedrone, to deliver advanced counter-drone technology to secure the world’s most critical sites.
BlackBerry Spark Suite to provide intelligent security
BlackBerry has announced availability of BlackBerry Spark Suites, offering enterprises a range of tailored cyber security and endpoint management options to help protect data, minimise risk, and reduce cost and complexity.
QNX Black Channel Communications Technology launched
BlackBerry has announced the launch of QNX Black Channel Communications Technology, a new software solution that OEMs and embedded software developers can use to ensure safe data communication exchanges within their safety-critical systems.
EPP and EDR capabilities with new platform enhancements
BlackBerry has announced new product enhancements to the Endpoint Protection Platform (EPP) and Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR) pillars of its BlackBerry Spark platform. Key features include single-agent deployment, custom role-based access controls and accelerated incident investigation with the release of CylanceOPTICS v2.4.
Zero trust architecture designed for Unified Endpoint Security
BlackBerry has announced the BlackBerry Spark platform with a new Unified Endpoint Security (UES) layer which can work with BlackBerry Unified Endpoint Management (UEM) to deliver zero trust security.
The modern workforce equipped with new digital workplace
BlackBerry has announced BlackBerry Digital Workplace, a secure robust workspace that provides users simple and secure online and offline access to corporate on-premise or cloud content including Microsoft Office 365 resources.
Duo collaborate to support next generation automobiles
BlackBerry and ANSYS are joining forces to support BlackBerry QNX’s Real-Time Operating System (RTOS) for connected and autonomous vehicles. As part of ANSYS’ ongoing commitment to fostering an open ecosystem that supports RTOS leaders across industries, the collaboration will empower automotive manufacturers to increase safety and reliability, reduce development cost and shorten time-to-market for next-gen automobiles and a...
AI-based automotive solution to drive the connected future
BlackBerry has unveiled a customisable concept solution that OEMs and fleet managers can use for vehicle health and security use cases to ‘future-proof’ their vehicles, accelerating development timelines and reducing the cost of moving projects from research to production and onto roads.
Duo team up for new connected vehicle software platform
BlackBerry has announced it has teamed up with AWS to demonstrate a connected vehicle software platform for in-vehicle applications that combines the safety and security of BlackBerry’s QNX real time operating system with AWS’ IoT Services in the cloud and in the car. The platform enables automotive manufacturers to securely access data from vehicle sensors, and create software applications and machine-learning models for connect...
Automotive data platform to be showcased at CES 2020
Renovo, and BlackBerry have announced that they will cooperate to jointly develop and market safety-critical data management solutions for use in the next generation of connected and autonomous vehicles. As part of the partnership, BlackBerry's QNX ISO 26262 safety-certified RTOS will integrate with Insight, Renovo’s intelligent automotive data platform that accelerates development cycles, improves product performance an...
Electric superbike to revolutionise the motorcycling industry
Damon Motorcycles announced that its CoPilot advanced warning system will be powered by BlackBerry QNX technology across its entire line-up of advanced electric motorcycles. As part of the agreement, Damon has licensed BlackBerry QNX technology, including its real time operating system to serve as the safe and secure foundation for the Damon CoPilot warning system on its new flagship electric motorcycle.
Next generation of secure transportation solutions at CES 2020
At CES 2020, BlackBerry will be showcasing the next-generation security and transportation solutions. Mapping to BlackBerry’s vision of securing a connected future, the company’s presence at this year’s conference will centre on AI-driven security innovations, and the role disruptive technologies play in the evolution of smart auto and transportation.
2020 cyber security predictions
Josh Lemos, VP of Research & Intelligence at BlackBerry Cylance has taken a look at the industry and given some predictions on certain trends including; uncommon attack techniques will emerge in common software – especially Steganography, the changing network topologies will challenge traditional assumptions, and require new security models, state-sponsored cyber groups are the new proxy for international relations and finally the year ...