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How to Evaluate Deception Platforms and Checklist

Reading Time: 6 minutes  |  Published: April 4, 2016 in Deception, Threat Detection, Threat Intelligence
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By: Carolyn Crandall, CMO, Attivo Networks With over 700 reported breaches occurring annually, a modern day adaptive security approach requires a combination of prevention and detection technologies. Even the most state of the art prevention solutions cannot keep every attacker out. Being able to promptly detect threats...

Dear Locky: You have shown that signature-based detection is fundamentally impossible, but we still caught you!

Reading Time: 4 minutes  |  Published: March 17, 2016 in Blogs, Cyber Breach, Threat Detection, Uncategorized
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By: Carolyn Crandall CMO The Dridex Locky ransomware strain by design isn’t any more sophisticated than its fellow ransomware Cryptowall, TeslaCrypt and others. However, it is said to be backed by the Russian Dridex criminal group, a known leader in banking malware and it has quickly...

RSA 2016 Ends, But for Attivo It is Just the Beginning

Reading Time: 3 minutes  |  Published: March 10, 2016 in Attivo (Company), Blogs, Deception, Threat Detection
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Deception technology was a major topic at last week’s RSA conference in San Francisco. With the recent onslaught of malware, attendees were eager to learn more about new approaches to inside-the-network detection and how deception technology could fit into their current security infrastructure strategy. As...

Healthcare Industry Under Attack… Nasty Strain of Malware Resurfaces and Challenges Security Operations Team with Rapid Mutations

Reading Time: 2 minutes  |  Published: February 3, 2016 in Healthcare, Threat Detection
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Attivo Networks has worked closely with many healthcare organizations over the last year to add inside-the-network detection for when prevention systems have failed. This blog takes a closer look at what organizations are finding and what healthcare security operations teams can do to better defend...

Attivo Networks Enhances Platform to Detect All Classes of Cyber Threats

Reading Time: 2 minutes  |  Published: January 27, 2016 in Attivo (Company), Blogs, BOTsink Solutions, Threat Detection
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This week, Attivo Networks™ announced it has expanded its deception platform to include all classes of cyber threats, including reconnaissance, stolen credentials, phishing and ransomware attacks. The goal is nothing less than to defend Attivo customers from every form of cyber attack with real-time...

Attivo Networks Announces Real-Time Cyber Attack Detection for SCADA Devices

Reading Time: 3 minutes  |  Published: December 7, 2015 in Attivo (Company), Blogs, BOTsink Solutions, Energy
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I am pleased to share that today Attivo Networks® announced a new release of its deception-based Attivo BOTsink® solution that provides continuous threat detection on Industrial Control Systems (ICS) SCADA devices used to monitor and control most manufacturing operations as well as critical infrastructure such...