Help AG is to integrate deception solutions by Attivo Networks within its own cybersecurity operations centre to further enhance the capabilities of their Managed Security Services (MSS) offering after the two organisations signed a partnership agreement.
Attivo Networks provides deception-based cybersecurity threat detection solutions. Its software offers a non-disruptive, scalable solution to detect the presence of attackers, identify their intent and provides intelligence to stop the attack. The deception platform includes a variety of deception techniques, decoys, and engagement servers, and is designed for user networks, large data centers, VMware, Azure and Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud and specialty environments such as Industrial Control System ICS-SCADA, point-of-sale (POS), internet-of-things (IOT) and medical device networks.
"We are excited to now offer Attivo's unique deception based threat mitigation to our customer base. There is a clear market need, particularly in our focus verticals of government, defense, and banking and finance," said Stephan Berner, CEO at Help AG. "We will work to achieve the highest qualifications and certifications so that when a customer selects Help AG, they will be ensured the very best technical implementation and support", he said.
"The cyber threat landscape is evolving at a rapid pace and cyber criminals are becoming more sophisticated in their attack tactics. Hence, organisations, today are not content staying reactive", said Ray Kafity, vice president, Middle East, Turkey and Africa, at Attivo Networks. "Likewise, security solutions not only have to be several moves ahead of attackers, but deliver capabilities that remain unsurpassed. With our partnership with Help AG, we aim to enable organisations to effectively respond to these challenges and keep proliferating adversaries at bay."