Attivo recognized for deception technology innovation to thwart modern cyberattackers
FREMONT, CA – May 15, 2018 – Attivo Networks®, the award-winning leader in deception for cybersecurity threat detection, announced today that Cybersecurity Ventures, one of the world’s leading researchers for the global cyber economy, has recognized the company in its first annual Cybersecurity 500 list.
The Cybersecurity 500 identifies the hottest and most innovative companies in the cybersecurity market today. Selection criteria includes:
- Problem(s) Solved
- Customer Base
- Feedback from CISOs and Decision Makers
- Feedback from IT Security Evaluators & Recommenders
- Feedback from VARs, Sis, and Consultants
- VC Funding and Company Growth
- Published Product Reviews
- Demos and Presentations at Conferences
- Corporate Marketing and Branding
- Media Coverage
- Notable Implementations
- Founder and Management Pedigree
“It is an honor to be acknowledged for deception technology innovation in solving key cybersecurity challenges,” said Tushar Kothari, CEO, Attivo Networks. “Attivo has applied its deep cybersecurity expertise to deliver efficient and scalable solutions for detecting advanced threats within today’s evolving attack surface. This recognition is a powerful validation of the innovation and value Attivo brings to the cybersecurity market.”
The ThreatDefend™ Deception and Response Platform is a powerful security control for an active defense, which provides early threat detection and adds offense-based strategies to change the asymmetry against attackers. The Attivo Networks deception solution takes an innovative approach to detection by dynamically setting traps and lures to create a virtual hall of mirrors, altering an attacker’s reality and imposing increased cost as they are forced to decipher what is real versus fake. The ThreatDefend platform reduces attacker dwell time by providing visibility throughout the attack lifecycle and detects activity that has bypassed traditional security controls. Designed for the most sophisticated human and automated attackers, the Attivo Networks deception technology is proven at global scale by Fortune 500 customers to accurately and efficiently detect threats. In addition to its high fidelity detection and alerts, the solution empowers an active defense with automated attack analysis, forensic reporting, and extensive 3rd party integrations for attack information sharing and automation of incident response actions.
About Attivo Networks
Attivo Networks® is the leader in dynamic deception technology for the real-time detection, analysis and forensics of cyber-attacks. The Attivo Deception Platform provides inside-the-network threat detection for user networks, data centers, clouds, and ICS-SCADA environments. Not reliant on known signatures or attack patterns, Attivo uses high-interaction deception techniques based on Attivo BOTsink® engagement servers to lure attackers into revealing themselves. Combined with the Attivo End-Point Deception Suite, advanced luring technology is deployed to detect the use of stolen credentials, ransomware, and targeted attacks. Comprehensive attack analysis and forensics provide actionable alerts and can be set to automatically block and quarantine attacks for accelerated incident response. For more information, visit www.attivonetworks.com.