PRTODAY / NewswireToday Free press release distribution service network

Written by / Agency / Source: NetCitadel, Inc.

Check Ads Availability|e-mail Article


Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!

NetCitadel Helps Prevent Data Breaches with Industry’s Only Real-Time Security Threat Management - Latest reports on Target Stores breach highlight the need for better incident response process and capabilities - NetCitadel.com
NetCitadel Helps Prevent Data Breaches with Industry’s Only Real-Time Security Threat Management

 

NewswireToday - /newswire/ - Mountain View, CA, United States, 2014/03/18 - Latest reports on Target Stores breach highlight the need for better incident response process and capabilities - NetCitadel.com.

   
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering IT Security/Anti-Spam Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

NetCitadel, Inc., the pioneer in innovative threat management solutions, today announced that it surrounds detected threats with context and intelligence and can automatically contain them in real-time. These capabilities dramatically reduce incident response times to Advanced Persistent Threats (APTs) and targeted malware attacks. As a result, NetCitadel enhances security analysts’ ability to respond to high volumes of security alerts and helps organizations avoid high-profile breaches, which can lead to significant financial, legal, and reputation damage.

Last week, it was widely publicized that Target Stores did not realize the severity of malware on its networks despite having implemented advanced malware detection tools from FireEye ™ and others. It was revealed that on at least two separate occasions FireEye systems detected and alerted the presence of malware, but it appears there was a lack of response by the IT security team. This is not uncommon as advanced detection tools can generate unmanageable volumes of security alerts, making it difficult for Incident Response teams to verify, prioritize, and respond to the most urgent threats in a timely manner.

The cost of missing even a single critical alert can be very high. In Target’s case, hackers not only stole 40 million credit cards but also breached database records with personal data of at least 70 million customers, including names, mailing addresses, telephone numbers and email addresses.

“From all reports, it seems that FireEye did its job, but Target’s Incident Response professionals were probably too busy chasing down other alerts,” said Theron Tock, NetCitadel co-founder and CTO. “They could have easily stopped the attack if they had just acted on these early warnings and knew the severity of the threat. The challenge of prioritizing alerts is not isolated to big retailers like Target many smaller organizations struggle with gathering the critical context needed to enable security analysts to quickly verify which issues are real and which issues can safely be deprioritized. NetCitadel ThreatOptics™ solves the industry’s security alert overload problem by automatically surrounding alerts with meaningful context, as well as providing automated ‘lock-down’ capabilities to contain detected threats immediately.”

About NetCitadel ThreatOptics

NetCitadel ThreatOptics is the first threat management platform of its kind, addressing the analysis, intelligence, and enforcement needs of today’s Incident Response teams. ThreatOptics automatically investigates, prioritizes, mitigates, and contains threats reported by devices such as FireEye, Palo Alto Networks, and HP ArcSight. Out of the box, ThreatOptics integrates with existing security enforcement devices, such as firewalls and web proxies, to deliver real-time responses to security events. By using ThreatOptics, organizations can dramatically reduce the time it takes to respond to security events by enabling either a fully automated or semi-automated response. ThreatOptics uses patent-pending security intelligence systems to help enterprises determine the severity of a security event as well as the appropriate response to that event.

About NetCitadel

NetCitadel (netcitadel.com) is the pioneer in innovative security threat management. Recognizing the dramatic growth in cyber-attacks and the increase in targeted attacks using Advanced Persistent Threats (APTs), the company is addressing the need to operationalize the overwhelming volume of security data and turn security data into actionable intelligence. Its threat management platform, ThreatOptics, leverages patent-pending technology to connect existing network security devices with real-time security event information to proactively update enforcement infrastructure instantly. Headquartered in Mountain View, Calif., the company is venture backed by NEA and other investors. For more information about NetCitadel and its solutions, call (650) 564-4285 or visit the website.

NetCitadel is a registered trademark of NetCitadel in the United States and other countries. All other brands, products, or service names are or may be trademarks or service marks of their respective owners.

 
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering IT Security/Anti-Spam Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Written by / Agency / Source: NetCitadel, Inc.

 
 

Availability: All Regions (Including Int'l)

 

Traffic Booster: [/] Quick Newswire Today Visibility Checker

 

Distribution / Indexing: [+]

 
 
# # #
 
IT Security Anti-Spam Computer Security - Purchase keywords tags antivirus software firewall spyware removal virus scan computer security IT Security Anti-Spam malware / Banner Ads!.

 
  Your Banner Ad showing on ALL
IT Security/Anti-Spam articles,
CATCH Visitors via Your Competitors Announcements!


NetCitadel Helps Prevent Data Breaches with Industry’s Only Real-Time Security Threat Management

Company website links NOT available to basic submissions
It is OK to republish and/or LINK any newswire for any legitimate media purpose as long as you name Newswire Today and LINK as the source.
 
  Is this your article?
Activate ALL web links and social stream by Upgrading to Press Release PREMIUM Plan Now!

|
Publisher Contact: Dan Spalding - NetCitadel.com 
408-960-9297 dan[.]spaldingcomm.com
 
Newswire Today - PRZOOM / PRTODAY disclaims any content contained in this article. If you need/wish to contact the company who published the current release, you will need to contact them - NOT us. Issuers of articles are solely responsible for the accuracy of their content. Our complete disclaimer appears here.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Issuance, publication or distribution of this press release in certain jurisdictions could be subject to restrictions. The recipient of this press release is responsible for using this press release and the information herein in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations in the particular jurisdiction. This press release does not constitute an offer or an offering to acquire or subscribe for any NetCitadel, Inc. securities in any jurisdiction including any other companies listed or named in this release.

IT Security/Anti-Spam via RSSAdd NewswireToday - PRZOOM Headline News to FeedBurner
Find who RetweetFollow @NewswireTODAY



Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!


Read Latest Articles From NetCitadel, Inc. / Company Profile


Read IT Security/Anti-Spam Most Recent Related Newswires:

Check Point Launches New Research Online Platform and Releases Mid-Year Cyber Attack Trends Report
New Research Supports Think Tank Assertions on Cyber Resilience Planning
Comodo Announces Comodemia, an Industry-first Cybersecurity Research Service for Academia
Sonus SBC 5400 Session Border Controller Delivers Miercom Certified Security and Performance
NEC Contributes to SoftBank's New 'Twin Access' Mobile-network-powered Business Access Service
NEC Opens First Advanced Centre for Experimentation (ACE) in Singapore
Hitachi High-Technologies Develops 'ETHOS' High-Performance Composite FIB-SEM System
Sonus Accelerates and Simplifies Enterprise Unified Communications Migration with Sonus Advantage
NEC Facial Recognition Adopted by Major Cities Across Georgia
Three Gartner Hype Cycles 2017 List High-Tech Bridge as A Sample Vendor
Thales Strengthens its Multi-cloud Data Security Portfolio
Regional Community Bank Expands Use of Fraud and Security Intelligence Solutions from Verint
Algar Telecom Selects Sonus Cloud-Native Session Border Controller for Nationwide SIP Services Expansion
Verint and Group Elite Communications Announce New Partnership
NEC Technology Enables Ink Dots to Become Identification Tags

Boost Your Social Network
& Crowdfunding Campaigns


LIFETIME SOCIAL MEDIA WALL
NewswireToday Celebrates 10 Years in Business


PREMIUM Members


Visit  Intrinsic Executive Search Ltd

Visit  NAKIVO, Inc.





 
  ©2017 Newswire Today — Limelon Advertising, Co.
Home | About | Advertise/Pricing | Contact | Investors | Privacy/TOS | Sitemap | FRANCAIS
newswire, PR press releases distribution service magazines engine news alert newsroom press room breaking news public relations articles company news alerts newswiredistribution ezine bizentrepreneur biznewstoday digital business report market search pr firms agencies reports distri-bution today investor relation successful internet entrepreneurs newswire distribution prtoday.com freenewswiredistribution asianewstoday bizwiretoday USA pr UK today - NOT affiliated with PRNewswire as we declined their partnership offer in 2013
 
PRTODAY & NewswireTODAY are NOT affiliated with USA TODAY (usatoday.com)