Lucidum’s Asset Discovery Platform Raises $15M to Help Cybersecurity Professionals

Lucidum, Inc., the leading IT asset discovery platform, today announced that it secured $15 million in Series A funding. The investment round was led by Point72 Ventures and included investments from GGV Capital, Silicon Valley CISO Investments, and leading angel investors. Lucidum develops software that allows enterprises to eliminate blind spots across cloud, security, and IT operations using machine learning to discover, triangulate, and identify all assets.

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Security Leaders: Get Off the Treadmill of Panic

Setting Yourself Up for Success New threats and vulnerabilities are surfacing every day, and if they’re as significant as Log4j it can cause massive issues for an organization without a clearly defined strategy. For the CISOs and security leaders looking to get off...

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Lies, Damn Lies, and Artificial Intelligence

The Formula Isn't Wrong   "Put a bird on it."  Like an episode of Portlandia that never ends, tech companies think you want them to "put AI/ML on it". Scripts, automated action, data analytics, multivariate analysis, and Machine Learning all have a place...

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A Look Back at 2021 and Predictions for 2022

Chronicles of a Tech Startup    A year ago, we gave you our 2021 predictions. And in it, we predicted that at the end of the month everyone would be doing predictions and that nobody would even follow up on them. We called ourselves out for doing exactly what...

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What is Artificial Intelligence

Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence Walk Into a Bar...   There are a lot of misconceptions about what AI really is and how it can be applied to different work tasks. At Lucidum, we use a specific type of Artificial Intelligence, paired with Machine...

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The Importance of Asset Visibility

Why IT Departments Need Asset Visibility  Security teams recognize the importance of asset visibility. One of the main concerns that CISOs have shared with us is that "without knowing my territory, how can I defend it?". However, there is a lack of awareness...

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The Zero Trust Trap

Falling Into the Trap Like a hologram, Zero Trust’s benefits differ based on the observer’s perspective. Sales teams will tout work from anywhere with personal devices. Operations and finance desire the scalable, efficient, cloud-centric deployment. IT and Security,...

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