About Darren Williams

Dr. Williams is the founder and CEO of BlackFog, Inc. In the wake of increasing privacy concerns across the world Dr. Williams founded BlackFog to combat the growing number of applications and online sites that breach your privacy rights. With more than 20% of online activity associated with data profiling it was clear that something had to be done to curb this growing threat. Unlike companies that focus on malware and viruses this new category focuses specifically on data loss prevention, ransomware and malvertising.

Robins Insurance Takes a Proactive Approach to Cybersecurity with ADX Technology

Protecting sensitive data and taking a proactive approach to cybersecurity has always been a focus for Robins Insurance which is why BlackFog's ADX Technology was a perfect fit.

2021-11-26T07:54:39-08:00November 24th, 2021|Case Study|

Mobile Device Group Key Assignment

If you are installing BlackFog on mobile devices within an Enterprise it is often necessary to directly assign devices to groups at the time of license registration. This group key assignment is available within BlackFog when applying the PIN code to register the device. First, it is necessary to obtain the group key from [...]

2021-11-11T10:40:31-08:00November 11th, 2021|

Creating an Installer Log File

When running the BlackFog installer there are a number of command line options available for creating an installer log file to help debug any problems. In rare instances there might be missing software or insufficient patches on the machine for installation which can be difficult to diagnose. In these instances we suggest that a [...]

2021-11-11T09:41:48-08:00November 11th, 2021|

Introducing ADX Webinar – The New Standard in Cybersecurity Protection

Data exfiltration is a significant threat to organizations and is implicated in many types of cybersecurity incidents. For example, ransomware gangs use both encryption that causes operational disruption for the victim and the threat of exposing exfiltrated data if the ransom demand is not paid. Preventing data exfiltration remains a weakness for many organizations, [...]

2021-11-10T18:57:23-08:00November 4th, 2021|Cybersecurity|

Multiple devices reported as identical under VMWare

When running BlackFog on Virtual Machines under VMWare they may appear as identical devices within the Enterprise console. When BlackFog identifies devices it uses a multi-step procedure to determine the serial number of the device. This involves first querying the system for a unique serial number directly from the machines BIOS. If this fails [...]

2021-10-26T12:33:07-07:00October 26th, 2021|

Anti Data Exfiltration (ADX) remains a top priority for 94% of organizations

Research reveals data exfiltration remains a significant threat and despite large investments in security tools. Anti Data Exfiltration (ADX) is a new category that will help win the fight against ransomware.

2021-10-27T14:04:28-07:00October 25th, 2021|Press Release|

BlackFog ARM 64 edition provides anti data exfiltration across new platforms

BlackFog ARM 64 edition for now available for Windows 10 and 11 computers such as Microsoft’s Surface Pro X and virtual machines.

2021-09-22T06:08:01-07:00September 22nd, 2021|Data Exfiltration, Press Release|