SYS-CON MEDIA Authors: Scott Bampton, Greg Ness, Elizabeth White, Glenn Rossman, Pat Romanski

News Feed Item

FireEye Forensic Analysis Platforms Certified by North Atlantic Treaty Organization to Handle Information Classified as NATO SECRET

Advanced Malware Execution and Inspection Now Authorized for NATO Operations in Europe and North America

MILPITAS, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/27/14 -- FireEye, Inc. (NASDAQ: FEYE), the leader in stopping today's advanced cyber attacks, today announced that the FireEye Forensic Analysis (AX Series) Threat Prevention Platform™ has been certified by NATO for inclusion in the Information Assurance Product Catalogue (NIAPC). With this inclusion, the FireEye AX Series provides NATO nations and civil and military bodies with next-generation threat evaluation that meets the INFOSEC Directive.

"Advanced persistent threats are becoming a very tangible threat to the governmental and, ultimately, private organizations that contribute to NATO's mission of safeguarding freedom," said Paul Davis, vice president, Europe, FireEye. "Member countries are prime targets for advanced threat actors, whose sponsored goals are often to steal high-value data like NATO plans or communications. We are honored that the FireEye Forensic Analysis Platforms designed to detect these threats has been certified by NATO."

The NIAPC provides NATO Systems Operations Centers with various information assurance (IA) products, protection profiles, and packages that provide for the safe handling of classified and non-classified NATO information. Products undergo three levels of evaluation to determine the highest level of NATO information they can protect. FireEye Forensic Analysis Platformshas received a full NATO evaluation and has been certified to handle information classified as NATO SECRET.

"Protecting NATO information, members, and organizations from cybersecurity threats is of the utmost importance," said John Tatman, director, NATO Information Assurance. "We recognize the advanced threat landscape is a growing part of cybersecurity operations which is why we evaluate vendors like FireEye who focus on such attacks."

The FireEye AX Series is designed for security analysts to safely execute suspicious files or Web objects and inspect them for malicious activity. Utilizing the FireEye Multi-vector Virtual Execution™ engine, organizations are able to generate forensic details around the techniques advanced malware uses to breach a network. For more information on FireEye AX Series in the NIAPC, please visit: http://www.ia.nato.int/niapc/Product/AX-Series_513 or http://www.fireeye.com/products-and-solutions/forensic-analysis.html.

About FireEye, Inc.
FireEye has invented a purpose-built, virtual machine-based security platform that provides real-time threat protection to enterprises and governments worldwide against the next generation of cyber attacks. These highly sophisticated cyber attacks easily circumvent traditional signature-based defenses, such as next-generation firewalls, IPS, anti-virus, and gateways. The FireEye Threat Prevention Platform provides real-time, dynamic threat protection without the use of signatures to protect an organization across the primary threat vectors and across the different stages of an attack life cycle. The core of the FireEye platform is a virtual execution engine, complemented by dynamic threat intelligence, to identify and block cyber attacks in real time. FireEye has over 2,200 customers across more than 60 countries, including over 130 of the Fortune 500.

© 2014 FireEye, Inc. All rights reserved. FireEye and Multi-Vector Virtual Execution are registered trademarks or trademarks of FireEye, Inc. in the United States and other countries. All other brands, products, or service names are or may be trademarks or service marks of their respective owners.

More Stories By Marketwired .

Copyright © 2009 Marketwired. All rights reserved. All the news releases provided by Marketwired are copyrighted. Any forms of copying other than an individual user's personal reference without express written permission is prohibited. Further distribution of these materials is strictly forbidden, including but not limited to, posting, emailing, faxing, archiving in a public database, redistributing via a computer network or in a printed form.

Latest Stories
The 4th International DevOps Summit, co-located with16th International Cloud Expo – being held June 9-11, 2015, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY – announces that its Call for Papers is now open. Born out of proven success in agile development, cloud computing, and process automation, DevOps is a macro trend you cannot afford to miss. From showcase success stories from early adopters and ...
We live in a time when seconds – even milliseconds – can have a dramatic economic impact on your company’s future. With technology being the primary conduit for consumer interaction, the user experience is at center stage. User experience will be a deciding factor in separating the future winners from the losers. By building more speed and agility into the application delivery process, DevOps prom...
When an enterprise builds a hybrid IaaS cloud connecting its data center to one or more public clouds, security is often a major topic along with the other challenges involved. Security is closely intertwined with the networking choices made for the hybrid cloud. Traditional networking approaches for building a hybrid cloud try to kludge together the enterprise infrastructure with the public clou...
Ixia develops amazing products so its customers can connect the world. Ixia helps its customers provide an always-on user experience through fast, secure delivery of dynamic connected technologies and services. Through actionable insights that accelerate and secure application and service delivery, Ixia's customers benefit from faster time to market, optimized application performance and higher-qu...
SYS-CON Events announced today that Stratogent will exhibit at SYS-CON's 15th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on November 4–6, 2014, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. Stratogent is a custom managed services organization based in San Mateo, California. We design, implement, and support mission critical infrastructure 24x7 on premises, in datacenters and in t...
SYS-CON Events announced today that Grid Dynamics, the leading provider of scalable eCommerce technology solutions, will exhibit at DevOps Summit Silicon Valley, which will take place on November 4–6, 2014, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. Grid Dynamics is a leading provider of open, scalable, next-generation commerce technology solutions for Tier 1 retail. Grid Dynamics h...
SYS-CON Events announced today that Harbinger Systems will exhibit at SYS-CON's 15th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on November 4–6, 2014, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. Harbinger Systems is a global company providing software technology services. Since 1990, Harbinger has developed a strong customer base worldwide. Its customers include software product...
SYS-CON Events announces a new pavilion on the Cloud Expo floor where WebRTC converges with the Internet of Things. Pavilion will showcase WebRTC and the Internet of Things. The Internet of Things (IoT) is the most profound change in personal and enterprise IT since the creation of the Worldwide Web more than 20 years ago. All major researchers estimate there will be tens of billions devices--co...
The only place to be June 9-11 is Cloud Expo & @ThingsExpo 2015 East at the Javits Center in New York City. Join us there as delegates from all over the world come to listen to and engage with speakers & sponsors from the leading Cloud Computing, IoT & Big Data companies. Cloud Expo & @ThingsExpo are the leading events covering the booming market of Cloud Computing, IoT & Big Data for the enterp...
Docker offers a new, lightweight approach to application portability. Applications are shipped using a common container format and managed with a high-level API. Their processes run within isolated namespaces that abstract the operating environment independently of the distribution, versions, network setup, and other details of this environment. This "containerization" has often been nicknamed "th...