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Lastline Named a Finalist for Four Info Security Products Guide Global Excellence Awards

Posted by Matthew Baker on 2/26/15 10:00 AM

11th Annual 2015 Info Security's Global Excellence AwardsWith RSA right around the corner, globally distributed security professionals prepare their annual migration to San Francisco. Once again, parties are being planned, presentations prepared and planners packed — it's an industry tradition. Hand-in-hand with RSA is award season and the respected research and advisory site, Info Security Products Guide, has just announced their list of finalists for its 11th Annual 2015 Global Excellence Awards. These highly-competitive and prestigious global awards recognize achievements for outstanding industry products and services.

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Topics: Lastline News, Awards, RSA 2015

Bit9 + Carbon Black Partners and Integrates with Lastline to Deliver End-to-End Network and Endpoint Security

Posted by Brian Laing on 2/3/15 10:00 AM

Bit9® + Carbon Black®, the leader in endpoint threat prevention, detection and response, has partnered and integrated with Lastline. By combining the Lastline Breach Detection Platform with endpoint security from Bit9 + Carbon Black using our APIs, we can now jointly deliver end-to-end endpoint and network security for email, web, files and mobile applications. With this joint solution in place, enterprises will gain faster and more comprehensive visibility into indicators of compromise and malware behaviors on endpoints such as laptops or desktops. IT security professionals are thus better equipped to handle incident response and prevent data leakage.

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Topics: Partnership, Integration, Bit9 + Carbon Black, End-to-End Protection

Dell SecureWorks Combines Its Threat Intelligence with Lastline Breach Detection Platform to Launch Advanced Malware Protection and Defense (AMPD) Service

Posted by Brian Laing on 1/26/15 6:00 AM

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Dell SecureWorks is combining its threat intelligence with the Lastline Breach Detection Platform to bring to market its Advanced Malware Protection and Detection (AMPD) service. With AMPD, the Dell SecureWorks Counter Threat Unit research team can rapidly diagnose and manage advanced threats. The software-based Lastline Breach Detection Platform combines with Dell SecureWorks threat intelligence to deliver better, faster breach detection and incident response with correlated, prioritized threat analysis.

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Topics: Partners, Advanced Malware Protection and Detection, AMPD, Dell SecureWorks

Lastline Breach Detection Platform for Virtual Desktop Infrastructure

Posted by Freddy Mangum on 12/15/14 8:00 AM

How does Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) deployment affect the information security of your organization? Will all the nightmare security scenarios disappear since VDI instances can be easily refreshed with a baseline image?

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Topics: Lastline Breach Detection Platform, Virtual Desktop Infrastructure

Blue Coat Partners and Integrates with Lastline

Posted by Freddy Mangum on 12/12/14 8:00 AM

Blue Coat Systems, Inc., a security market leader providing an array of technologies, products, and services, has partnered with Lastline to provide a joint advanced malware analysis solution to enterprise customers. By integrating analysis capabilities from Lastline’s Breach Detection Platform with Blue Coat’s Security Analytics Platform, security professionals can detect previously-identified malware, and also uncover unknown threats like APTs, zero-day attacks, and advanced malware.

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Topics: Partners, Lastline Breach Detection Platform, Blue Coat

Tripwire Integrates With Lastline for Advanced Threat Protection

Posted by Brian Laing on 12/10/14 10:00 AM

Tripwire, Inc., a leading global provider of advanced threat, security and compliance solutions announced yesterday a partnership and technology integration with Lastline that provides customers with the ability to detect and defend against breaches caused by advanced and evasive threats.

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Topics: Partnership, Integration

Unlimited 10 Gbps Sensors and OS X Support Included in the 6.0 Release of the Lastline Breach Detection Platform

Posted by Brian Laing on 12/10/14 5:00 AM

We just announced the 6.0 release of the Lastline Breach Detection Platform. Major updates include the addition of OS X support and unlimited 10 gigabits-per-second (Gbps) sensor interfaces. Since we offer our security service as an annual subscription, all new features in 6.0 are included in the existing price per user, making scaling breach detection both flexible and predictable for our customers.

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Topics: Lastline Breach Detection Platform, Product Release

Lastline Opens New Subsidiary in Japan, Partners with SCSK Corporation and NTT DATA Intellilink

Posted by Jens Andreassen on 12/9/14 5:30 PM

Today we’re opening a new subsidiary in Tokyo, Japan to meet the increasing demand for our security technology platform in the Asia-Pacific region. Our continued global expansion underscores our commitment to delivering powerful breach detection to enterprises worldwide.

Facing a steady rise in advanced targeted attacks against them, large corporations in the Asia-Pacific region need sophisticated, integrated breach protection delivered by trusted technology providers. Our new subsidiary in Japan will be a hub from which we can deliver innovative security technology in collaboration with regional partners like SCSK Corporation and NTT DATA Intellilink.

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Topics: Partners, Japan, NTT DATA Intellilink, Breach Detection, SCSK Corporation

Gwinnett County Public Schools Defends Against Advanced Malware with Lastline Enterprise - Case Study

Posted by Freddy Mangum on 10/2/14 9:24 AM

"The challenge for all of us — CISOs, security managers, and security analysts alike — is to quickly detect and eradicate malicious files before they can be leveraged towards a full-scale security breach. Lastline Enterprise helps us satisfy this challenge.”

The Challenge

Cyber criminals have transitioned from casting a wide net with opportunistic attacks to targeting specific organizations with the intent of stealing high-value information and data. Because of this shift, Gwinnett County Public Schools, the largest public school system in Georgia, realized it was necessary to acquire technology that could adequately defend against new threats to protect their assets.

“Businesses large and small are under constant cyber-attack.  We have seen the threat landscape transform from traditional attacks centered on the network perimeter to sophisticated “phishing” and “drive-by-download” assaults directed at our end-users and endpoints systems.”

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Topics: Evasive Malware, Advanced Malware Detection, Case Study, Education

Aerospace Organization Defends Against Advanced Cyber Threats with Lastline - Case Study

Posted by Freddy Mangum on 9/30/14 2:00 PM

The Challenge

This US aerospace research and development organization tackles one of the most ambitious (and arguably the most difficult) engineering projects in the world - the design and creation of space exploration vehicles capable of transporting people into orbit. Security teams at this organization take on the massive task of protecting property and data anywhere where assets are deployed. They realized that there was a gap in the security mosaic that needed to be addressed. They needed assistance gaining visibility into network activity, file downloads, and correlating URLs visited by network users to subsequently observed threats. 

“Our biggest security challenge is adapting and remaining vigilant to new threats while remaining cost effective as new technologies develop.”

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Topics: Evasive Malware, Advanced Malware Detection, Case Study, Aerospace Industry

    

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