Guest blog by Edward Amoroso, Founder and CEO of TAG Cyber – he summarizes a recent discussion with GuardiCore on their approach to securing the modern data center.
I recently discovered Matt Butcher’s awesome Illustrated Children’s Guide to Kubernetes. Available in book, video, and blog form (https://deis.com/blog/2016/kubernetes-illustrated-guide/), the cartoon narrative starring a PHP app named Phippy is exactly what good cyber technology writing should be: Fun, simple, and informative. Even if you have no interest in Docker container orchestration, check out Matt’s work. You’ll like it.
When the Equifax breach was announced on September 7th, I was not surprised. When I heard the magnitude of the damage: 143 million US consumers and 44 million British consumers – which equate to roughly 57% and 97% respectively of both country’s populations, age 18 years of age and older – I, again, was not surprised. Why?
Funding to Accelerate Growth in Large Enterprise Accounts and Expand Further into Global Markets
San Francisco, CA and Tel Aviv, Israel – GuardiCore, a leader in internal data center and cloud security, today announced that the company has raised an additional $15 million as an extension to its Series B funding round. This brings the company’s total funding raised to date to $48 million. The additional investment was led by TPG Growth, the middle market growth equity platform of alternative asset firm TPG, and Greenfield Partners, a TPG-Growth backed company based in Israel that focuses on investing in early growth-stage global technology and tech-enabled businesses. Existing investors include Battery Ventures, 83North, Cisco Investments and Dell Technologies Capital.
San Francisco, CA and Tel Aviv, Israel – GuardiCore, a leader in internal data center security and breach detection, today announced that Santander Brasil, the largest subsidiary of Santander Group, has selected GuardiCore’s Centra Security Platform to provide advanced data center security.
Global Research Team Focused on Critical Cyber Security Analysis and Investigation to Benefit the Community through Publications and Timely Disclosure of New Advanced Threats Targeting Data Centers and Clouds
San Francisco, CA and Tel Aviv, Israel – GuardiCore, a leader in internal data center and cloud security, today announced GuardiCore Labs, a global cyber security research team that conducts in-depth research and analysis, providing the security industry with actionable insights into the latest and most advanced threats facing data centers and clouds. GuardiCore Labs delivers cutting-edge breach detection and response methodologies to help GuardiCore customers continually enhance their security posture to protect critical business applications and infrastructure.
Deception is growing in popularity because it can help find attacks more accurately and faster than other, more traditional tools. However, finding the threat solves only part of the problem. A complete deception solution will also enable better incident response to combat the threat actors.
Imagine this, you’ve been coming to the office for the past few months, contacting customers, updating and documenting important information, sending confidential corporate emails, connecting to critical databases in the network data center, and all this time someone, or more precisely something, is watching your every move. A malware is on the loose in your network, collecting information, harvesting credentials and abusing them to connect to those same databases that you cherish.
CNBC Names GuardiCore to List of Promising Young Startups on the Path to Becoming Tomorrow’s Household Names
San Francisco, CA and Tel Aviv, Israel – GuardiCore, a leader in data center and cloud security, today announced that it was named to the first ever CNBC Upstart 25 List. Emerging from Israel’s cybersecurity sector, GuardiCore provides its customers with more accurate and effective ways to stop advanced threats through granular visibility of network and application flows, coupled with real-time breach detection and response. CNBC Upstart 25 spotlights a diverse list of promising young startups that are building brands, breaking industry barriers, and scaling quickly on the path to becoming tomorrow’s household names..