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What is Active Defense?

Reading Time: 2 minutes  |  Published: May 31, 2018 in Attivo News
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An active defense is the use of offensive actions to outmaneuver an adversary and make an attack more difficult and to carry out. Slowing down or derailing the attacker so they cannot advance or complete their attack increases the probability that the attacker will make a mistake and expose their presence or reveal...

What is Counterintelligence?

Reading Time: < 1 minute  |  Published: May 30, 2018 in Attivo News
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Counterintelligence (CI) is the information gathered and actions taken to identify and protect against an adversary’s knowledge collection activities or attempts to cause harm through sabotage or other actions. The goal of CI is to ensure information cannot be modified or destroyed by a malicious...