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SC Product Reviews: Identity & Access Management

This month, SC Labs assessed several identity and access management solutions. This review comes at a relevant time with the recent events surrounding COVID-19 and the global shift to working from home. The traditional, known perimeter has grown increasingly immaterial over the years. The unprecedented, world-wide scramble to work remotely has emphasized that the previously…

SC Media’s 2019 Innovators and Hall of Fame

It’s that time of year again, not just for holiday shopping and office parties, but as usual each December SC Media indulges our love of new, innovative and cool products and companies. This year we have a great crop of selectees. Some of them are old friends and a few are new. The vendors are…

AttackIQ Platform v2.15

Vendor: AttackIQ Price: $5,000 per Test Point Engine.Contact: attackiq.com What it does: AttackIQ Platform assists Red and Blue Teams by continuously testing different security measures in production systems in order to validate security controls using workflows and attack emulations. What we liked: How thoroughly the platform aligns to the MITRE ATT&CK Framework and the transparency…

Cymulate Breach and Attack Simulation Platform 3.30.16

Vendor: Cymulate Price: $40,000-$500,000 based on company size and number of attack vectors.Contact: cymulate.com What it does: Cymulate divides the attack surface into seven attack vectors and runs hundreds of thousands of customizable simulations on the entire kill chain to test an organization’s security posture and controls. What we liked: The focus on lateral simulations…

Picus Security Platform v2402

Vendor: Picus Security Inc.Price: $25,000 per assessment vectorContact: picussecurity.com What it does: Leverages continuous, metrics-based validation to harden security controls and provide mitigation suggestions. What we liked: The mitigation suggestions are remediations that have been tailored to an organization and its specific defense stack. Picus Security Platform takes a threat-centric approach to achieving cyber resilience…

SafeBreach Platform 2019Q3.7

Vendor: SafeBreachPrice: Dependent on the size of the deployment.Contact: safebreach.com What it does: Leverages thousands of attack simulations to provide a “hacker’s view” of security risks and gives analysts actionable mitigation guidance and prioritized resources.What we liked: The vast library of attack simulations available, supplemented with Breach Studio’s development environment for create-your-own simulations functionality. SafeBreach…

XM Cyber HaXM 1.0

Vendor: XM CyberPrice: Yearly license based on net- work size.Contact: xmcyber.com What it does: Leverages simulations with Purple Team functionality to continuously expose all attack vectors and provide security teams with prioritized remediations.What we liked: Simulations that can be replayed for step-by-step analysis, the beautifully designed interface and the different methods of visualizing attack paths…

First look: Pulse Secure Software Defined Perimeter

At a GlanceProduct: Pulse Software Defined Perimeter (SDP)Vendor: Pulse SecurePrice: $66 per user, based on 1,000-user purchase. What it does: Uses policies to apply granular application access rights based on the unique combination of a user profile and device type.What we liked: Flexibility and ease of deployment.The Bottom Line: The “zero trust” framework provides a…

First Look: YubiKey 5

Product Name: YubiKey 5Company: YubicoPricing: starts at $45 per key What it does: Provides one touch two factor authentication for a wide variety of platforms and websites. What we liked: Collaboration with Microsoft and Google delivers out of box integration with applications and platforms supported by these industry leading solution providers. The Bottom Line: The…

AttackIQ FireDrill

Reviewed by Matthew Hreben & Michael Diehl Vendor:  AttackIQ Product:  FireDrill Price:  Starting at $20,000. Contact:  attackiq.com What it does:  Simulation platform that provides highly customizable attack templates. What we liked:  Simple to use software. AttackIQ presents FireDrill, an attack simulation platform that provides multiple tools such as security controls validation, response and remediation exercises,…

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