NEW YORK and TEL AVIV, Israel, July 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- illusive networks, the leader in Deceptions Everywhere® cybersecurity, announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named illusive networks to its 2016 list of Emerging Vendors. This annual list recognizes recently founded, up-and-coming technology suppliers who are shaping the future of the IT channel through unique technological innovations. In addition to celebrating these standout companies, the Emerging Vendors list also serves as a valuable resource for solution providers looking to expand their portfolios with cutting-edge technology.
illusive networks, on the forefront of deception-based, post-breach cybersecurity, offers the most effective protection against advanced attacks. Its Deceptions Everywhere® agentless technology blankets the entire network — every endpoint, server, and network component — with deceptions that mislead would-be attackers.
illusive continues to introduce new technologies to combat cybercriminals, most recently Advanced Ransomware Guard™, a new technology family of deceptions that detects, alerts and neutralizes ransomware in real-time. Other illusive breakthrough cybersecurity technologies include Attacker View™, a sophisticated mapping technology that exposes hidden attack paths used by cyber criminals, and the Forensics Dashboard, a first in providing a 360-degree view of Advanced Persistent Threats in real-time.
illusive networks, which sells 100% through the channel is deployed at leading financial institutions, insurance, retailers, law firms, healthcare providers, energy and telecommunication companies.
"The select group of companies on our Emerging Vendors list have already made a name for themselves in their short time in the IT community, introducing leading-edge technologies with the potential to transform their segments of the IT market," said Robert Faletra, CEO of The Channel Company. "These tech suppliers are quickly making their mark on the industry and are the ones solution providers should watch in 2016."
"Cybercriminals are continually growing in sophistication and staying ahead of them is imperative," said Tracy Pallas, Vice President of Channel Sales and Strategy, illusive networks. "illusive is honored by CRN's recognition of our accomplishments as we continue to introduce new cybersecurity technologies to foil attacks."
The Emerging Vendors list will be featured in the August 2016 issue of CRN and online at www.crn.com/emergingvendors.
About illusive networks
illusive networks is pioneering deception-based cybersecurity with its patent-pending Deceptions Everywhere™ technology that neutralizes targeted attacks and Advanced Persistent Threats (APT) by creating a deceptive layer across the entire network. By providing an endless source of false information, illusive networks disrupts and detects advanced attacks with real-time forensics and without disruption to business. For more information, please visit www.illusivenetworks.com or follow @illusivenw on Twitter.
illusive networks is led by CEO Shlomo Touboul, a proven cybersecurity CEO and entrepreneur. illusive networks was founded by VP R&D Ofer Israeli, Check Point veteran, together with leading cybersecurity foundry Team8. Nadav Zafrir, CEO of Team8 and former Head of the IDF's Intelligence Unit 8200, serves as illusive network's Chairman of the Board.
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