UnderDefense and Accedian Partner to Deliver Next-Generation Intrusion Detection as a Service

by UnderDefense

Jan 28, 2020

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New York, New York – January 28, 2020 – UnderDefense today announced a strategic partnership with Accedian, the leader in performance analytics, cybersecurity threat detection, and end-user experience solutions, to combine UnderDefense’s extensive industry knowledge in cybersecurity with Accedian’s heritage of delivering world-class performance and network traffic analysis technology to enterprises and service providers. Together they are launching a Next-Generation Intrusion Detection-as-a-Service offering leveraging Accedian’s Skylight. 

Accedian is the leader in end-user experience and visibility solutions, leveraging network and application traffic analysis and packet analytics for the assurance of the evolving customer digital landscape. They have been delivering solutions to high profile customers globally for 15 years.

Within the Next-Generation Intrusion Detection managed service offering, Skylight provides full-stack threat detection and security visibility, including high definition north-south and east-west (server to server communication) visibility across all networks and device communication. It leverages signatures, statistical anomalies, and advanced Machine Learning techniques to detect advanced cyber threats like ransomware, DNS DGA, remote shells, and data leakages.

“Accedian Skylight goes beyond simply alerting as it also suggests the next investigative steps for detecting and eliminating cyber threats, allowing our Security Operations Center (SOC) team to rely on Skylight to efficiently support clients with extensive and diverse network infrastructure,” said Nazar Tymoshyk, CEO at UnderDefense. 

These capabilities are vital for next-generation SOC architectures, so we truly rely on Accedian’s experience in assuring large scale networks with the next level of detailed visibility to deliver this managed service offering.”

 “Next-Generation Intrusion Detection-as-a-Service is a cutting-edge solution for organizations of all sizes who are concerned about security as they are transforming their digital infrastructure and gaining proficiency within their own security operations practices,” said Michael Rezek, VP of Business Development and Cybersecurity Solutions at Accedian. “Powering this joint solution with Skylight truly exemplifies the power and versatility of our Skylight solution and how expansive it’s visibility capabilities are for all types of networks, from large-scale multinational networks to software-defined and hybrid environments relying on public cloud infrastructure.”  

Accedian and UnderDefense will be at the upcoming RSA Conference in San Francisco, California from February 24-28, 2020. Meet with Accedian and UnderDefense in the North Expo in booth #4135 or book at demo at https://go.accedian.com/meet-with-us-at-rsa-2020.

About UnderDefense

UnderDefense is a boutique cybersecurity company that started in 2016 and now has 45 top-notch security talents with a laser focus on Managed Incident Detection and Response and Ethical Hacking. UnderDefense operates across the United States and Eastern Europe. They are also a member of the European Business Association, a member and contributor of Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP), a global security community. UnderDefense Recognized as Clutch Global Leader in IT & Business Services in the Cybersecurity segment and ranked #3 out of 1940+ companies between Top Cybersecurity Consulting Companies by customers feedback provided on Clutch.co

About Accedian

Accedian is the leader in performance analytics, cybersecurity threat detection and end-user experience solutions, dedicated to providing our customers with the ability to assure their digital infrastructure, while helping them to unlock the full productivity of their users. 

We are committed to empowering our customers with the ability to see far and wide across their IT and network infrastructure and a microscopic ability to dive deep and understand the experience and security of every user, helping them to delight and protect their own customers each and every time. 

Accedian has been delivering solutions to high profile customers globally for over 15 years. 

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