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NEWS

NAVWAR awards FireEye first place in network threat detection challenge

Security offering in the initial NAVWAR Artificial Intelligence Applications to Autonomous Cybersecurity Challenge .

The Naval Information Warfare Systems

Command ( NAVWAR ) enterprise has named FireEye Network Security with SmartVision as the US $ 500,000 first place winner of the Artificial Intelligence Applications to Autonomous Cybersecurity ( AI ATAC ) Challenge . The challenge found FireEye Network Security to deliver the best performance , based on the criteria and cost-benefit framework . The malware collection used also spanned categories likely to be seen in the real-world to produce the most effective evaluation .
This prize follows the March 2020 first place award FireEye received for its Endpoint
“ Every day , FireEye is on the forefront of cyberattacks , conducting investigations , gathering intelligence and tracking adversaries . SmartVision , our Machine Learning-based analytics and correlation engine , was developed by a world-class team of data scientists to give our clients visibility into suspicious lateral movement within their internal networks , while also detecting malware designed to steal data ,” said Ramesh Gupta , SVP and GM , Network Security at FireEye .
“ We are honored to have our leading detection capabilities recognized for what they were designed to do – detect realworld adversarial activity . We are proud to continue to support the Navy and its cyber preparedness initiatives .”

Puerto Rico Federal Credit Union selects Finastra to power its members ’ digital banking experience

Puerto Rico Federal Credit Union has selected Finastra ’ s Fusion Digital Banking platform to provide its members with a barrier-free digital banking experience .

With a dual-language interface , Fusion Digital Banking will be able to service all of the credit union ’ s members , when and where they need to conduct financial transactions .
“ Following Hurricane Maria in 2017 , the need to keep our members connected to their finances became more apparent than ever ,” said Jomar Martinez , CEO , Puerto Rico Federal Credit Union . “ A robust digital banking platform will help our members pay bills , move money and access their finances anywhere , anytime , bringing everyday convenience , as well as peace of mind when it is needed most .”
With Fusion Digital Banking , Puerto Rico Federal Credit Union will serve its members with a robust and highly configurable feature set . As members and their families are based throughout Puerto Rico and in the mainland US , the ability to access the platform from any location , in both Spanish and English , means that proximity to a branch will never be an issue . And should a hurricane or other natural disaster strike , members will not be cut off from their ability to meet financial obligations , including bill payment and money transfers .
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