DATA SECURITY,PLATFORM SECURITY,SOFTWARE SECURITY
IronNet, Inc. | January 05, 2023
IronNet, Inc., a pioneer in transforming cybersecurity through collective defenseSM, has announced that its network detection and response (NDR) solution, IronDefense, now has more features. IronDefense, awarded the best possible grade by SE Labs for Enterprise Advanced Security NDR Detection, enables advanced and early visibility of unidentified cybersecurity threats that have evaded endpoint and firewall detection and infiltrated the network, regardless of whether it is on-premises or in the cloud.
With IronNet's most recent NDR enhancements, Security Operations Center (SOC) analysts can use IronDefense to identify VPN misuse, including high abnormal login times, password spraying, and unsuccessful logins, all of which may be suggestive of brute force attacks or unauthorized access attempts. Additional analytics enhancements enable the identification of ongoing patterns of both randomized-timing and fixed-interval beacon activity, as well as the detection of DNS tunnels utilizing innovative encoding techniques employed by cybercriminals.
The IronNet product development team has also improved IronDefense's usability. Specifically, new sensors can now be automatically commissioned and upgraded without the intervention of SOC personnel.
IronDefense allows customers utilizing SentinelOne endpoint detection and response (EDR) to remotely establish and update network inventory and isolate a device in a SentinelOne-deployed network through the Entity page of the IronDefense user interface. CarbonBlack and Crowdstrike endpoints offer equivalent capabilities.
About IronNet, Inc.
IronNet, Inc., founded in 2014 by GEN (Ret.) Keith Alexander, is a global leader in cybersecurity that is revolutionizing how enterprises safeguard their networks by providing the first-ever Collective Defense technology operating at scale. IronNet, which employs a number of ex-NSA cybersecurity operators with both offensive and defensive cyber experience, incorporates extensive tradecraft knowledge into its industry-leading technologies to address the world's most difficult cyber problems.
ENTERPRISE IDENTITY,PLATFORM SECURITY,IDENTITY MANAGEMENT
Simeio | December 27, 2022
A business needs to manage and protect the digital identities of its employees, contractors, partners, and customers. Enabling the right individuals to access the right resources at the right times for the right reasons with secure access control is needed for organizations to keep their vital information safe and secure at all times. In this regard, Simeio provides identity and access management (IAM) solutions.
Using intelligent solutions, enhanced cybersecurity measures are enforced on systems with cloud identity security services.
Simeio, a leader in the cybersecurity industry when it comes to identity and access management (IAM) services, has announced a partnership with SailPoint, a leader in enterprise identity security.
The goal of the partnership is to improve the security and protection of the companies' identities by using enterprise identity governance controls and best-in-class technologies.
The partnership will also allow clients to simplify, automate, and enable their identity governance and administration (IGA) programs, providing continuous threat protection and improving the maturity of identity processes across enterprises. Simeio plans to bring over 50 SailPoint-certified identity experts to the partnership. The clients of both companies will benefit from the identity convergence capabilities of the Simeio IO platform, which brings together IGA, access management, and privilege identity functions to deliver cross-domain identity analytics.
Through this partnership, organizations will also be able to update their identity security services in the cloud.
"The global identity and access management (IAM) market is expected to grow from USD 14.82 billion in 2020 to USD 31.74 billion by 2025, at a CAGR of 16.7% during the forecast period, as per Marketsandmarkets."
Companies are getting more and more identity security and access management solutions because cyber threats and data breaches are getting worse. Artificial intelligence, machine learning, IoT compatibility, decentralized identity systems, and the use of innovative biometric authentication mechanisms are all part of the future of identity security.
Simeio is a global managed services provider that offers identity and access management solutions as a service. Simeio's 700+ employees secure 160 million identities for businesses and governments. Simeio offers Customer Identity & Access Management, Privileged Access Management, Identity Proofing, Access Management & Federation, Identity Governance & Administration, and Application Onboarding. Gartner, Forrester, KuppingerCole, and Great Places to Work® have recognized the company's business and technical leadership.
SailPoint is the market leader in enterprise identity security. SailPoint automates the management and control of access by leveraging the power of AI and machine learning, granting only the required access to the right identities and technology resources at the right time. Our advanced identity platform integrates seamlessly with existing systems and workflows, providing a unified view of all identities and their access. We meet customers where they are with an intelligent identity solution that satisfies the enterprise's scale, velocity, and environment requirements. SailPoint empowers the world's most complex businesses to establish a security foundation based on identity security.
DATA SECURITY, PLATFORM SECURITY, SOFTWARE SECURITY
Varonis | November 01, 2022
Varonis Systems, Inc., a pioneer in data security and analytics, today announced early availability of its flagship Data Security Platform as a SOC® 2-compliant SaaS.
Varonis' SaaS Data Security Platform simplifies deployment, delivering quantifiable data security outcomes with minimal manual effort and a low total cost of ownership (TCO). Varonis' new SaaS offering also unlocks faster threat model and policy updates, proactive threat detection and response, and autonomous risk reduction.
This new release is a force multiplier for overburdened security teams responsible for protecting complex hybrid data environments with overwhelming levels of data exposure that threat actors are exploiting faster than ever.
Varonis' SaaS Data Security Platform is available now, providing customers with:
Real-time visibility. Continually discover, classify, and prioritize sensitive data risk with an accurate view of your data security posture.
Autonomous risk reduction. Intelligently eliminate data exposure by enforcing Zero Trust without breaking business processes.
Proactive detection. Transparently monitor data access activity and quickly respond to anomalous behavior.
"Today marks a significant milestone in our history. We are announcing the early availability of the Varonis Data Security Platform as a SaaS delivery model. Our new SaaS offering is quick to deploy, easy to maintain, and provides our customers with the automated detection and protection capabilities they need to stay ahead of bad actors. Taken together, these enhancements create significant value for our customers."
Yaki Faitelson, Varonis CEO
Varonis is a pioneer in data security and analytics, fighting a different battle than conventional cybersecurity companies. Varonis focuses on protecting enterprise data: sensitive files and emails; confidential customer, patient, and employee data; financial records; strategic and product plans; and other intellectual property. The Varonis Data Security Platform detects cyber threats from both internal and external actors by analyzing data, account activity, and user behavior; prevents and limits disaster by locking down sensitive and stale data; and efficiently sustains a secure state with automation. Varonis products address additional important use cases including data protection, data governance, Zero Trust, compliance, data privacy, classification, and threat detection and response. Varonis started operations in 2005 and has customers spanning leading firms in the financial services, public, healthcare, industrial, insurance, energy and utilities, technology, consumer and retail, media and entertainment, and education sectors.