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FireEye Forensic Analysis Platforms Certified by North Atlantic Treaty Organization to Handle Information Classified as NATO SECRET
Posted: Tue May 27, 2014 02:05:58 PM
 

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

Milpitas - May 27, 2014 - 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.

 
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