The startup emerges from stealth with a security analytics platform that helps bridge the IT security skills gap.
And almost two thirds don't know what ransomware is, recent research found.
The company's latest security offering uses artificial intelligence to block targeted phishing attempts.
And 53 percent of security pros say the number of malware-infected endpoints has increased in the past year, a recent survey found.
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Victims of the fast-spreading malware range from the government of Ukraine to oil giant Rosneft and pharma company Merck.
The brute force attack may have used passwords acquired in the 2012 LinkedIn breach.
The cost of those breaches ranged from hundreds of thousands to tens of millions of dollars, a recent survey found.
Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR) solutions offer continuous monitoring and response to advanced security threats. Here are the top EDR vendors to consider.
We review CounterTack's Endpoint Threat Platform, an EDR solution that can perform billions of scans per second and uses behavioral analysis, machine learning and reputational techniques to counter threats.
We review CrowdStrike Falcon Insight, a cloud-based EDR platform that analyzes more than 30 billion endpoint events per day from millions of sensors deployed across 176 countries.
We review Cisco AMP for Endpoints, an EDR solution with a 100% score from NSS Labs for malware and exploit detection and the ability to block 20 billion threats a day.
We review RSA NetWitness Endpoint, an EDR solution that uses behavior analytics, machine learning and threat intelligence to detect and prioritize threats.
We review Symantec Endpoint Protection with EDR, which can scale to hundreds of thousands of nodes and is supported by the world's largest threat intelligence network.
We review Cybereason Total Enterprise Protection, an EDR solution for companies of any size with little IT security expertise. It has unlimited scalability and can process 8 million questions a second.
We review Guidance Software EnCase Endpoint Security, an EDR solution that can scale to hundreds of thousands of nodes and can secure ATMs, POS systems and manufacturing devices.
We review Carbon Black Cb Response, an EDR solution that boasts a CIA and NSA cybersecurity pedigree and supports 150,000 endpoints per cluster with unlimited scalability.