Company Introduces New Cyber Security Capabilities and Expands Market Focus
MELVILLE, N.Y. and LAS VEGAS, NV., June 9, 2015 – Verint® Systems Inc.(NASDAQ: VRNT) today announced advancements to its Verint Threat Protection System&trade, a comprehensive cyber security solution that uses Actionable Intelligence® to help protect organizations against advanced cyber threats.
“The rise in advanced, persistent and stealth malware attacks by well-funded and organized ‘government grade’ attack groups creates a need for new approaches to cyber security. Verint’s next-generation Threat Protection System was designed to address the gaps that currently exist in the market,” explains Dan Bodner, president and CEO, Verint.
Gaps in the Market
Despite significant investment by organizations in cyber security solutions, advanced cyber-attacks continue to be successful, causing significant financial, operational and reputational damage to organizations. Existing approaches to protecting against advanced attacks suffer from architectural gaps, including:
These architectural gaps are exacerbated by a shortage of qualified cyber analysts, particularly those with expertise in combatting advanced malware. As a result, organizations are seeking new approaches that can increase their cyber analyst productivity and their cyber security operations effectiveness.
Verint’s Threat Protection System Approach
The Verint Threat Protection System was specifically designed to help address these gaps based on a forward-thinking, three-dimensional architecture that includes:
In addition, the solution includes innovative orchestration and automation capabilities that function as a “brain” powering intelligence sharing across the three-dimensional architecture.
Open and Scalable Platform
The Verint Threat Protection System features robust capabilities that are based on an open, scalable platform. Key functionalities include the ability to:
The Verint Threat Protection System can be rapidly deployed in a stand-alone mode, and then be integrated with the organization’s cyber security infrastructure already in place, for more comprehensive benefits.
Adds Bodner, “We believe that both government and commercial organizations are subject to advanced cyber-attacks and are seeking innovative approaches to cyber security. With the introduction of our next-generation Threat Protection System, we are expanding our market focus to enterprises, which provides Verint an expanded market opportunity.”