PALO ALTO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–TuxCare, a global innovator in enterprise-grade cybersecurity for Linux, today announced it joined IndustrialCyber.co, a leading industry consortium and hub for news and expert opinions from the industrial cybersecurity space. As an IndustrialCyber.co member, TuxCare now highlights its award-winning live patching solutions, including patching automation for security updates in critical IIoT, OT, and ICS systems, at www.industrialcyber.co/vndrs/tuxcare.
The consortium serves as a uniquely comprehensive source for information on top industrial cybersecurity innovators that offer proven protection solutions for critical Industrial IoT (IIoT), Operational Technology (OT), and Industrial Control System (ICS) infrastructures. TuxCare’s IndustrialCyber.co vendor page offers numerous whitepapers, case studies, product highlights, company news, and information on upcoming events.
As a global leader in live patching critical OT/ICS/IIoT components as well as overall security patching for unsupported end-of-life (EOL) distributions and languages, TuxCare arms organizations with security updates for up to four years past the vendor-supported lifecycle. In addition, TuxCare provides application support for open support databases (mySQL, Maria, PostgreSQL, etc.) as well as Python and PHP-based applications deployed within this domain.
TuxCare’s live patching solution, KernelCare, extends into all popular Linux distributions while helping organizations reduce their risk exposure through automation and zero downtime. Along with helping organizations reduce the risk of cybersecurity attacks, live patching assists clients in meeting their compliance mandates including PCI-DSS and HIPAA. TuxCare automation live patching also helps clients with operational security requirements for cybersecurity insurance.
For IIoT ecosystems, KernelCare provides vital security updates to critical hosts and OT/ICS/IIoT devices within the edge, platform, and enterprise layers, as well as the control domain. TuxCare live patching also extends to IIoT-specific devices supporting RaspberryPi, Yocto, Ubuntu Core, AlmaLinux, and others on ARM64.
Announced earlier this month, Jim Jackson, President and Chief Revenue Officer, is scheduled to participate in ManuSec’s 7th Annual Cyber Security for Manufacturing Summit to be held at the Hyatt Regency McCormick Place in Chicago. Scheduled to begin at 3:40 p.m. on Wednesday, November 2, the ManuSec USA roundtable session moderated by Jackson is slated to discuss how to best automate security updates.
TuxCare is on a mission to reduce the world’s risk of cyber exploitation. Through its automated live security patching solutions and extended lifecycle support services for Linux and open-source software and languages, TuxCare allows thousands of organizations to rapidly remediate vulnerabilities for increased security and compliance. The world’s largest enterprises, government agencies, service providers, universities, and research institutions are protected by TuxCare on over one million workloads and growing. For more information, go to https://tuxcare.com/.