ATLANTA, Jan. 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Cisco Live Milan – Lancope, Inc., a leader in network visibility and security intelligence, will unveil the latest version of its StealthWatch® System for advanced security analytics this week at Cisco Live Milan. Lancope will also be included in several sessions at the conference, helping attendees embrace their existing Cisco infrastructure to fend off sophisticated cyber-attacks.
Attendees to Cisco Live Milan will be able to get an early preview of Lancope's StealthWatch System 6.6, featuring multiple enhancements including 1) new security algorithms for detecting various threat behaviors, 2) massive scalability up to 6 million flows per second, and 3) expanded support for several Cisco technologies including UCS servers, NBAR2 and Cisco ISE. Version 6.6 also features new mitigation capabilities through integration with Cisco ISE 1.3.
In addition to unveiling new technology, Lancope will be included in several conference breakout sessions on leveraging the network as a security sensor. With modern threats and determined attackers consistently bypassing perimeter defenses, it has become necessary to implement strong security in the network interior.
The Lancope sessions will show participants how they can leverage their existing Cisco infrastructure as a sensor grid for detecting a wide variety of threats that can lurk inside enterprise networks. The speakers will explore the use of technologies including NetFlow, Cisco ISE and the Lancope StealthWatch System to gain unprecedented network visibility and protect sensitive data from both external attackers and insider threats.
Lancope's StealthWatch System will be featured in the following sessions:
- Tuesday, January 27, 11:15 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. – BRKCRS-1449 - Introductory - Threat Defense for Enterprise Networks with Unified Access
- Wednesday, January 28, 11:00 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. – BRKGS-2541 - Lancope - Securing the Enterprise with Network Intelligence
- Wednesday, January 28, 2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. – BRKSEC-2136 - Intermediate - Preventing Armageddon: Finding the threat before it's too late
"Organizations can leverage their Cisco network infrastructure as a sensor to quickly detect and mitigate dangerous threats inside the network," said David Cocchiara, chief operating officer and chief financial officer at Lancope. "With Lancope's StealthWatch System, they can unlock the full potential of Cisco infrastructure, cost-effectively monitor the entire enterprise, and pinpoint suspicious behaviors that indicate risk."
Lancope's StealthWatch System is an integral component of the Cisco Cyber Threat Defense Solution. By collecting and applying sophisticated analytics to large quantities of data from Cisco and other infrastructure, the StealthWatch System delivers the in-depth network insight, actionable security intelligence and contextual details necessary to swiftly uncover malicious activity. Providing both real-time threat intelligence and historical forensic data, the StealthWatch System enables organizations to effectively respond to a wide range of attacks including APTs, insider threats, DDoS and zero-day malware.
StealthWatch Version 6.6 delivers enhanced threat visualization and more operationalized network and security intelligence to further accelerate threat detection and incident response. Visit Lancope and get a demo of the StealthWatch System 6.6 at Cisco Live Milan Booth #G8. For more information on Lancope technologies for advanced threat detection, go to: http://www.lancope.com/why-stealthwatch.
Lancope, Inc. is a leading provider of network visibility and security intelligence to defend enterprises against today's top threats. By collecting and analyzing NetFlow, IPFIX and other types of flow data, Lancope's StealthWatch® System helps organizations quickly detect a wide range of attacks from APTs and DDoS to zero-day malware and insider threats. Through pervasive insight across distributed networks, including mobile, identity and application awareness, Lancope accelerates incident response, improves forensic investigations and reduces enterprise risk. Lancope's security capabilities are continuously enhanced with threat intelligence from the StealthWatch Labs research team. For more information, visit www.lancope.com.
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