Trustwave today introduced the industry’s first global network of federated Advanced Security Operations Centers (ASOCs) designed to power a new generation of managed security services. Unlike traditional security operations centers, federated ASOCs are united worldwide and usher in a new level of local threat awareness combined with global threat visibility and intelligence – delivering protection on a truly global scale.

Osterman Research and Trustwave today released a new report that shows many businesses fail to conduct frequent security testing despite believing that it’s critically important to securing their systems and data. Shockingly, one in five of businesses surveyed for the report admitted they don’t do any security testing, despite the fact that 95 percent of survey respondents reported encountering one of the dozen common security issues associated with security vulnerabilities.

Trustwave today announced its first Advanced Security Operations Center (ASOC) in Japan, designed to help organizations fight cybercrime, protect data and reduce risk. The new Advanced Security Operations Center will enhance Trustwave's ability to serve clients headquartered in Japan, in addition to large, multinational businesses with operations in the region. The new Advanced Security Operations Center will be located at Arco Tower in the Meguro ward of Tokyo.

Trustwave and CounterTack today announced a new alliance to help businesses minimize the impact of data security breaches by speeding incident detection and response times. Through the alliance, CounterTack endpoint detection and response (EDR) security technologies will be available worldwide as a new managed security service from Trustwave, a leading cybersecurity and managed security services provider. Trustwave’s parent company Singtel is also now the exclusive Asia-Pacific distributor of CounterTack EDR technology.

Card Not Present (CNP) has awarded Trustwave “the Best PCI Compliance Provider” recognition at the 2016 CNP Expo® held in Orlando, Florida. This new judge’s choice award was given to the provider that “most effectively assists merchants in their efforts to remain compliant with PCI standards through scanning, assessing, investigating or assisting in the storage of sensitive payment information.”

Trustwave® today announced the appointment of Kevin Kilraine as Chief Financial Officer. Kilraine joins Trustwave from Optus, a leading Australian telecommunications provider and Singtel subsidiary, where he served as a key finance and administration executive.

Trustwave® today released the 2016 Trustwave Global Security Report which reveals the top cybercrime, data breach and security threat trends from 2015. The report reveals how criminals make use of malware-as-a-service, which data they target, the most common attack methods, how long it takes for businesses to detect and contain data breaches, what types of businesses criminals targeted, and where the majority of victims were located. It also reveals the most commonly used exploits, most prevalent malware families and more.

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