news-highlightsMassive Nitro Data Breach Impacts Microsoft, Google, Apple

Expert Commentary: Massive Nitro Data Breach Impacts Microsoft, Google, Apple, More

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October 27, 2020

Expert Commentary: Massive Nitro Data Breach Impacts Microsoft, Google, Apple, More

isBuzzNews covered the recent massive data breach suffered by the Nitro PDF service which has impacted many well-known organizations, including Google, Apple, Microsoft, Chase, and Citibank.

According to Nitro, the service is used by over 10 thousand business customers and 1.8 million licensed users. Nitro is an application used to create, edit, and sign PDFs and digital documents.

K2 Cyber Security’s CTO and Co-founder Jayant Shukla provided expert commentary to isBuzzNews, detailing steps organizations can take to improve their web application security and help prevent data breaches like the one at Nitro.

Read the isBuzzNews article on here


K2 Cyber Security delivers the Next Generation Application Workload Protection Platform to secure web applications and container workloads against sophisticated attacks including OWASP Top 10 and memory-based attacks, and provides additional vulnerability detection. K2’s Platform is deployed on production servers for runtime protection of applications and on pen-testing/pre-production servers to identify the location of the vulnerable code in real-time. K2’s solution generates almost no false alerts, eliminates breaches due to zero-day attacks, detects attacks missed by traditional security tools including Web Application Firewalls, and dramatically reduces security cost. K2 Cyber Security is located in the USA, and provides cyber security solutions globally.


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