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Attivo Networks® Sweeps 2019 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards

cybersecurity excellence award 2019

Company Lauded for Growth, Innovation, and Excellence Wins in 5 Award Categories

Fremont, CA – February 25, 2019Attivo Networks®, the award-winning leader in deception for cybersecurity threat detection, took home five 2019 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards recognizing the company’s rapid growth and technology leadership. Attivo Networks won gold awards in the Fastest Growing Cybersecurity Company and Best Cybersecurity Startup categories. Additionally, the company’s ThreatDefend™ Deception and Response Platform received a gold award for Threat Detection, Intelligence, and Response and silver awards for its unique innovations in ICS/SCADA Security and IoT Security.

The Cybersecurity Excellence Awards recognize companies, products, and individuals that demonstrate excellence, innovation, and leadership in information security. The industry’s best professionals and organizations were chosen based on the impact their products and services have on the industry as well as open voting by members of the cybersecurity community.

“We are grateful for the industry’s recognition of the company’s successes, impact its deception technology innovation is making, and for its contributions towards advancements in cybersecurity. It is truly an honor to receive these five 2019 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards,” said Attivo Networks CEO, Tushar Kothari. “Attivo Networks remains committed to delivering the most innovative and comprehensive deception platform that efficiently solves the complex issues of in-network threat visibility and lateral movement detection. This commitment has fueled our tremendous growth and we are excited to build upon this momentum in 2019.”

Attivo Networks solutions significantly reduce the time to identify, investigate, and respond to cyberattacks by detecting and proactively redirecting attacks away from target assets and into a deceptive environment. The ThreatDefend™ Platform provides a powerful security control for early threat detection and for applying a proactive defense that can be used to change the asymmetry of an attack. As the most comprehensive and scalable platform on the market, the Attivo deception fabric of traps, bait, and lures provide threat deception for today’s evolving attack surfaces including networks, cloud, data centers, remote offices, and specialized environments such as IoT, medical IoT, ICS-SCADA, POS, infrastructure, and telecommunications.

About Attivo Networks

Attivo Networks®, the leader in deception technology, provides an active defense for early detection, forensics, and automated incident response to in-network attacks. The Attivo ThreatDefend™ Deception Platform provides a comprehensive and customer proven platform for proactive security and accurate threat detection within user networks, data centers, clouds, and a wide-variety of specialized attack surfaces. The portfolio includes expansive network, endpoint, application, and data deceptions designed to efficiently misdirect and reveal attacks from all threat vectors. Advanced machine-learning makes preparation, deployment, and operations fast and simple to operate for organizations of all sizes. Comprehensive attack analysis and forensics provide actionable alerts, and native integrations that automate the blocking, quarantine, and threat hunting of attacks for accelerated incident response. The company has won over 70 awards for its technology innovation and leadership. For more information, visit

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