Security researchers at Eclypsium discovered a vulnerability that affects the bootloader used by ‘virtually every’ Linux system, and almost every Windows device using Secure Boot with Microsoft’s standard Unified Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI) certificate authority.
This year’s Most Innovative Companies in security ensure the latest data protection technologies are in place across the computing world. Eclypsium was named to the list for launching a platform to protect from firmware attacks.
The lax security of supply chain firmware has been a known concern for years—with precious little progress being made. Eclypsium found that a slew of network cards, trackpads, Wi-Fi adapters, USB hubs, and webcams all had firmware that could be updated with “unsigned” code that lacks any cryptographic verification In other words, it could be rewritten without any security check.
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Every year, CNBC scans the globe looking for the 100 venture-backed start-ups that have the potential to transform industries and become tomorrow’s household names. Enterprise firmware security leader Eclypsium was named to this year’s list.
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Portland, OR – May 11, 2020 – Eclypsium, an innovator in enterprise device security, has been recognized as one of four vendors in Gartner’s recent report Cool Vendors in Security Operations and Threat Intelligence. In the report, Gartner notes that “Security and risk management leaders responsible for security operations should evaluate creative approaches to improve […]
Enterprise firmware security leader also receives Info Security PG’s Global Excellence Award and multiple Cybersecurity Excellence Awards
Enterprise Firmware Security Leader Recognized as One of The Most Promising Startups to Watch
Eclypsium Platform Now Generally Available; Joint Demos Available at RSA Conference
Eclypsium recognized for pioneering security that defends the firmware layer of the enterprise from vulnerabilities and threats
Madrona Venture Group, Andreessen Horowitz and Intel Capital Invest in Eclypsium’s Oversubscribed Series A Round.