Centripetal’s high-performance RuleGate® appliance operationalizes cyber threat intelligence from iSIGHT’s ThreatScape® services to deliver actionable threat intelligence.
HERNDON, VA – July 29, 2015
Centripetal Networks Inc., the leading provider of Real-Time Active Network Defense solutions, announces their partnership today with iSIGHT Partners, a leading provider of global threat intelligence. This partnership will deliver a pro-active enforcement solution to organizations across all industries by enabling Centripetal’s high-performance RuleGate® platform to leverage the advanced threat intelligence from iSIGHT’s ThreatScape® subscriptions.
Centripetal’s RuleGate appliance is a Pro-Active Network Defense system able to block and alert events in real-time with attack visualizations and analytics. RuleGate enforces cyber security policies with millions of rules – at full line rate – and without any degradation in network performance. Conventional network defenses simply cannot scale to meet the breadth of today’s threats. The RuleGate platform offers cyber analysts full visibility into which hosts are communicating from inside the network to specific hosts outside the network, in real-time. RuleGate is the key component of Centripetal’s Network Protection System, a fully integrated Active Network Defense platform that includes Centripetal’s full line of hardware and software solutions.
With 300 security experts positioned around the world, iSIGHT Partners is able to deliver global threat intelligence that is truly unique to the industry. ThreatScape subscriptions equip enterprises with the intelligence necessary to align their security program with business risk management goals to defend against new and emerging cyber threats. iSIGHT’s ThreatScape intelligence provide analysts with rich, contextual reporting that includes the motivation and intent of adversaries, their campaigns and technical indicators, the malware used, and the vulnerabilities being exploited.
Through the integration of iSIGHT Partners’ cyber intelligence with the RuleGate platform, organizations can activate large-scale policies in seconds while applying million-scale unique indicators to every packet entering and exiting the network, without creating any degradation in network performance. Centripetal Networks utilizes iSIGHT’s ThreatScape intelligence, which the RuleGate then operationalizes to enable organizations to block and alert on threats in real-time, preventing data theft on the network before it occurs.
Currently, retailers and large financials are actively relying on this integrated capability to prioritize their network defenses. Based on observed indicators on the network, these organizations can evaluate their security posture and fix vulnerabilities before a breach. iSIGHT Partners often releases new intelligence on advanced adversaries within days of discovery, which provides customers with timely and relevant defensive capabilities across various industries.
“With RuleGate, the Centripetal team has developed a very advanced and highly scalable means of operationalizing threat intelligence and significantly reducing risk for its customers,” noted Karl Hutter, iSIGHT vice president, strategic partnerships and channel. “The combination of ThreatScape and RuleGate is a win for customers fighting the battle against advanced threats.”
“We are pleased to integrate iSIGHT Partners’ industry-leading cyber intelligence with the Centripetal Networks solution,” said Steven A. Rogers, Founder and CEO of Centripetal Networks. “By leveraging the global threat intelligence from ThreatScape, we are able to provide organizations with a new level of security and equip cyber analysts with the most-advanced, instantaneous data correlation available. We use this solution on our own network and believe wholeheartedly in its abilities.”
Centripetal Networks Inc. is a cyber-security solutions provider specializing in Real-Time Active Network Defense. Centripetal has achieved several breakthroughs in the scale and speed of network protection. Centripetal’s RuleGate® product is the first and only system able to action threat indicators at scale, at full line-rate speed, and with agility. Threat intelligence can now directly drive an active cyber defense without negatively impacting network performance or user experience. Centripetal’s offering includes the RuleGate® a unique ultra high performance network appliance, QuickThreat® the industry’s first real-time threat visualization and analytics platform, and the Advanced Cyber Threat™ (ACT) service.
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About iSIGHT Partners
iSIGHT Partners is the leading global provider of cyber threat intelligence. With 300+ experts in 16 countries and expertise in 24 languages, only iSIGHT can deliver the full context and intent of the most damaging threats, allowing security organizations to respond faster, defend proactively, and invest smarter.