SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fortscale Security Ltd., a pioneer in the growing field of User Behavior Analytics for security, today announced it has received a 2015 Cyber Defense Award for “Most Innovative Enterprise Security Solution.” The annual awards from Cyber Defense Magazine, the industry’s leading electronic information security magazine, honor businesses for their innovation in the field of Information Security. Fortscale was honored along with other winners in the annual edition of Cyber Defense Magazine exclusively distributed at RSA Conference 2015 in San Francisco, CA.
“Insider threats, whether perpetrated by a rogue employee or through hijacked user credentials, continue to grow at an alarming rate. The challenge for businesses is identifying these ‘bad actors’ before they can access an organization’s most sensitive data and has resulted in the need for a user behavior-based approach to cyber security,” said Idan Tendler, CEO and Co-Founder, Fortscale. “Fortscale has answered the call with an innovative, User Behavior Analytics solution that identifies suspicious activity and detects potential breaches through User Intelligence. We are honored to be recognized by CDM for our innovation and remain committed to helping enterprises protect themselves from these escalating insider threats.”
Fortscale was selected as “Most Innovative Enterprise Security Solution” by a panel of leading independent information security experts who conducted an extensive review and judging process. Fortscale was awarded for its flagship product that helps security analysts identify user-related threats and pinpoint malicious insiders, compromised accounts, suspicious behavior and risky access to data by extracting big data repositories with user behavior analytics.
In addition to being recognized in Cyber Defense Magazine, Fortscale was also presented with a Cyber Defense Award in its RSA booth. Fortscale is showcasing its User Behavior Analytics solution in South Hall Booth 221 as part of RSA Conference 2015 in San Francisco, CA, April 20-24, 2015.
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Fortscale delivers the industry’s most accurate, scalable and extendible User Behavior Analytics solution. Enterprises face a growing threat from malicious employees and external users that have hijacked and compromised legitimate user credentials to exploit data. These sophisticated attacks occurring from within the network are difficult for security analysts to detect using traditional security measures. As a result, a new approach is needed to secure enterprise networks and protect intellectual property. Fortscale provides a proven User Behavior Analytics solution designed to mitigate these insider threats. With deep big data expertise, superior analytics, unrivaled machine learning capabilities and global user profiling, Fortscale empowers analysts and security teams with unmatched user intelligence, prioritized alerts and easy-to-use investigation tools so they can quickly identify bad actors and respond to threats. For more information, visit www.fortscale.com.