|By PR Newswire||
|August 5, 2014 03:30 PM EDT||
WALTHAM, Mass., Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- General Dynamics Fidelis Cybersecurity Solutions announced that it has partnered with CrowdStrike to provide customers with access to shared threat intelligence that will further improve the prevention, detection, attribution and remediation of cyber-attacks in real-time. Supplementing the proprietary threat intelligence provided by General Dynamics Fidelis' threat research team, integrated YARA rules and other industry partnerships, the information from the CrowdStrike Intelligence Exchange provides Fidelis XPS customers with an even broader range of threat intelligence.
"In the war against malicious actors, threat intelligence is a key weapon in a strong defense," said Peter George, president of General Dynamics Fidelis Cybersecurity Solutions. "Our participation in the Intelligence Exchange broadens the scope of intelligence we provide our customers and with the integration through Fidelis XPS, we enable our customers to apply that intelligence in real-time to operationalize the detection and remediation of threats."
Under the partnership, Fidelis XPS customers will automatically receive detailed information from the CrowdStrike Intelligence Exchange that helps attribute malicious activity to specific threat actors. Powered by Fidelis XPS, the intelligence is applied in real-time on the network across current and historical network traffic data captured through Fidelis Collector. Additionally, through the partnership customers can request in-depth information regarding specific threat actors, including behavior patterns, type of information targeted and affiliations with other attacks.
"We are thrilled to have General Dynamics Fidelis Cybersecurity Solutions join the CrowdStrike Intelligence Exchange program," said Scott Fuselier, vice president of worldwide sales and operations at CrowdStrike. "We look forward to deep solution integration that provides end users with both context and prioritization into targeted attacks."
To learn more about the General Dynamic Fidelis and CrowdStrike partnership, please visit General Dynamic Fidelis at Black Hat USA 2014 in booth 347. Additionally, on August 6 at 2 p.m. PST please join us in the booth for a presentation by Adam Meyers, vice president of intelligence at CrowdStrike, on the "Portrait of a Targeted Attack- Who is Behind Today's Most Sophisticated Attacks."
General Dynamics Fidelis Cybersecurity Solutions offers a comprehensive portfolio of products, services and expertise to combat today's sophisticated advanced threats and prevent data breaches. Our commercial enterprise and government customers around the globe can face advanced threats with confidence through use of our Network Defense and Forensics Services, delivered by a team of security professionals with decades of hands-on experience, and our award-winning Fidelis XPS Advanced Threat Defense products, which provide visibility and control over the entire threat life cycle. To learn more about General Dynamics Fidelis Cybersecurity Solutions, please visit www.fidelissecurity.com.
General Dynamics Fidelis Cybersecurity Solutions is a part of General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems, a business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD).
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