Infocyte HUNT: Overall APT Solution of the Year in the 2017


CyberSecurity Breakthrough Awards

Cybersecurity Breakthrough Award Badge 2017

We’re pleased to announce that Infocyte HUNT has been selected as Overall APT Solution of the Year in the 2017 CyberSecurity Breakthrough Awards.

“We are thrilled to recognize Infocyte’s HUNT as the 2017 Overall APT Solution of the Year,” said James Johnson, managing director, CyberSecurity Breakthrough. “Infocyte HUNT displayed an innovative approach to threat detection, automating the threat hunting process and providing deep intelligence around suspicious activity and threats quickly and efficiently. It was a competitive field for the award, and CyberSecurity Breakthrough congratulates Infocyte’s efforts in the achievement of this recognition.”

The CyberSecurity Breakthrough Awards recognize the top companies, products, innovation, and people in the cybersecurity industry today. All entries are judged by an independent panel of experts within the information security industry, with representation from a cross-section of industry experts. The winning CyberSecurity Breakthrough selections showcase infosec technologies and companies that push ingenuity and exemplify the best in cybersecurity technology solutions across the globe.

In the award announcement, Johnson said, “2017 has been marred with an inordinate number of cybersecurity incidents, from ransomware attacks to data breaches and massive consumer data leaks.” He continued, “Now is the time for consumers and businesses to protect themselves from these increasing cyber threats. Fortunately, many companies are delivering breakthrough cybersecurity solutions, and we are committed to highlighting and showcasing these standout cybersecurity companies and products with our awards program. We are extremely pleased to present the 2017 CyberSecurity Breakthrough Award winners.”

With the number of security solution on the market and over 2,000 entries from over 12 different countries throughout the world, this award shows that the CyberSecurity Breakthrough Award judges recognize how Infocyte’s unique approach to post breach APT detection using Forensic State Analysis stands out amongst other solutions. We’re honored to be recognized for our innovations in threat hunting that give organizations a safety net to ensure successful attackers aren’t allowed unfettered, long-term access to their network.

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