# RiskIQ Secures $10 Million Series A Investment from Summit Partners
# Security Industry Association Standards Committee has announced plans to begin work on a security industry-specific set of attributes relating to Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) Management Information Base (MIB) structure.
# Prolexic’s Quarterly Global DDoS Attack Report shows a 33 percent increase in total number of DDoS attacks compared to Q2 2012
# Ping Identity Raises $44 Million for Next-Gen Identity Management
# US Retains Spamming Crown, Belarus Inches Toward the Top Spot, and Three New Countries Enter into the “Spam Relaying” Dirty Dozen
# Weak Help Desk Security Traced to Lack of Training, Loose Processes and Too Much “Helpfulness”