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Attivo Networks Joins Starlink IT Security in Seven Country Middle East Tour

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Roadshow to Feature the Latest Security Innovations in Deception-based Threat Detection

Fremont, CA., March 16, 2016— Attivo Networks®, the leader in deception for cyber security threat detection, today announced that it will be participating in a Starlink IT Security seven country roadshow throughout the Middle East during the month of April. Starlink is a leading IT compliance and next-generation threat driven solutions provider that currently secures critical enterprise assets for more than 1000 customers worldwide. Its security partnership span data center and cloud; data governance; risk analytics; and threat protection and include some of the most respected companies in security including IBM®, Dell®, BlueCoat®, Palo Alto Networks®, Trend Micro®, Air Patrol®, FireEye®, and Splunk®.

Attivo Networks customers consist of Fortune 500 and global companies, which have recognized the need for detection in addition to prevention solutions to secure their critical IT infrastructure.  Attivo provides an efficient way to detect threats that have bypassed prevention systems by using deception as a way to attract attackers into engaging. Once detected the Attivo Deception Platform provides extensive forensics for incident response and integrations with prevention systems for seamless information sharing and enablement of prompt remediation. Information on how the Attivo BOTsink deception engagement servers and Attivo end-point deception suite protect against zero day, stolen credential, phishing, and ransomware attacks will be demonstrated at the roadshow.

“We are extremely pleased to be a part of this important series of events,” commented Tushar Kothari, CEO of Attivo Networks. “The Middle East has expressed a significant interest for our deception based detection technology both from a corporate and a critical infrastructure perspective. Our partnership with Starlink in this roadshow will help us generate additional interest and increase our customer base as awareness is driven throughout the region.”

The roadshow will take place on the following dates and sites:

  • April 6th, 2016Cairo Egypt – Ritz Carlton
  • April 11th, 2016Muscat, Oman – Shangri-La Hotel
  • April 13th, 2016Kuwait, JW Marriott
  • April 18th, 2016Manama, Bahrain – The Gulf Hotel
  • April 20th, 2016Riyadh, Saudi Arabia – The Ritz Carlton
  • April 25th, 2016Doha, Qatar – Hilton Hotel
  • April 27th, 2016 Dubai, UAE – Burj Al Arab


“Malicious attacks are growing at an alarming rate and this region is an especially prime target,” added Nidal Othman, Starlink’s managing director. “Perhaps nowhere else in the world are the stakes so high. Providing security executives the opportunity to see the power of new technologies is one of the core values of our organization and we believe that a new approach with deception provides our customers the additional protection they need to reliably defend their networks.”


About Attivo Networks

Attivo Networks® is the leader in dynamic deception technology, which in real-time detects intrusions inside the network, data center, and cloud before the data is breached. Leveraging high-interaction deception techniques, the Attivo BOTsink® Solution lures BOTs and APTs to reveal themselves, without generating false positives. Designed for efficiency, there are no dependencies on signatures, database lookup or heavy computation to detect and defend against cyber threats. Attivo solutions capture full forensics and provide the threat intelligence to shut down current and protect against future attacks.

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