From the Wires
FireEye and Mandiant Demonstrate Integrated Network Detection and Endpoint Response Solution at RSA Security Conference
By: Business Wire
Feb. 25, 2013 03:50 PM
Mandiant®, the leader in security incident response management, today announced a certified integration between the FireEye Malware Protection System™ (MPS) and Mandiant for Security Operations™. Attendees of the RSA Conference 2013 in San Francisco will be able to see the integrated solution on the exhibition floor of Moscone Center from February 26th to 28th in Mandiant’s booth (#2439).
The integration of FireEye’s market-leading platform for malware detection and Mandiant for Security Operations enables security operations center (SOC) personnel and computer incident response team (CIRT) members to dramatically compress the time between when they detect potential threats on their network and when they validate their presence on endpoints.
“By integrating FireEye with Mandiant, our customers are able to identify and resolve incidents more quickly when they arise,” said Manish Gupta senior vice president of products at FireEye. “Automatic indicators generated by Mandiant based on alerts from the FireEye Malware Protection System provide a powerful way for our customers to stay informed about the latest threats moving through their networks.”
Mandiant for Security Operations is an appliance-based solution that utilizes a lightweight agent deployed on endpoints to confidently detect, analyze and resolve security incidents in a fraction of the time it takes using conventional approaches.
The FireEye MPS platform creates a threat protection fabric that helps protect organizations from advanced cyber attacks. The unique platform is based upon a virtualized detection engine, cloud-based dynamic threat intelligence, and integration with a broad ecosystem of partners to significantly increase an enterprise’s security posture.
“SOC analysts and CIRT organizations are constantly challenged to respond to new compromises in a timely fashion,” said Mandiant’s Chief Technology Officer, Dave Merkel. “The integration of the FireEye MPS platform and Mandiant for Security Operations dramatically reduces the time between malware detection and containment on individual host systems in the enterprise.”
More information about Mandiant for Security Operations can be accessed online at www.mandiant.com/products.
Mandiant is the leader in security incident response management. Headquartered in Alexandria, Virginia, with offices in New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Reston, Virginia, Mandiant provides products, professional services and education to Fortune 500 companies, financial institutions, government agencies, domestic and foreign police departments and the world’s leading law firms. The authors of 12 books and quoted frequently by leading media organizations, Mandiant security consultants and engineers hold top government security clearances and certifications and advanced degrees from some of the most prestigious computer science universities. To learn more about Mandiant visit www.mandiant.com, read the company blog, M-unition™ http://blog.mandiant.com, follow on Twitter @Mandiant or Facebook at www.facebook.com/mandiantcorp.
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