PhishMe Continues to Lead Phishing Threat Management and Intelligence Market with Malcovery Acquisition

Posted by Hugh Docherty on Apr 8, 2016 5:57:30 PM

Technology Integration Will Provide Enterprises with Most Advanced, High Fidelity Phishing Threat Intelligence Available

LEESBURG, Va. – October 14, 2015 – PhishMe® Inc., the leading provider of phishing threat management solutions, announced today that it has acquired key assets of phishing intelligence firm – Malcovery Security LLC, for an undisclosed sum.

“This acquisition rounds out our portfolio of targeted phishing mitigation, detection, and response solutions, making us the go-to solution in the market,” said Rohyt Belani, CEO and co-founder of PhishMe.

Aaron Higbee, PhishMe’s CTO and co-founder, commented, “Enterprises want to know if they are being singled out by the attackers or are a part of a larger phishing campaign. Malcovery’s intelligence will help answer that. The integration of Malcovery’s offerings into PhishMe’s comprehensive anti-phishing platform will boost the accuracy and value of the intelligence and response capabilities for our customers.”

PhishMe will incorporate Malcovery’s Protect Your Network and Protect Your Brand offerings into its full lifecycle of anti-phishing products – Simulator, Reporter and Triage – empowering its customers with a cohesive solution to address the most significant attack vector today. The company will leverage the added layer of malware analysis and threat intelligence in everything from sourcing content for our simulations, to augmenting PhishMe Triage with enhanced analytics and automated response to phishing incidents.

“The combination of Malcovery’s in-depth external threat analysis and PhishMe’s real-time view into phishing attacks reported internally results in the highest-fidelity, actionable intelligence currently available,” said Gary Warner, Chief Technologist and co-founder of Malcovery Security. “We are thrilled to combine forces with PhishMe in this fight against cybercriminals and nation-state actors.”

The acquisition news comes in the midst of PhishMe’s hyper-growth period, as evidenced by its recent designation on the prestigious 2015 Inc. 5000 list of fastest growing private companies for the its record growth of 892 percent over the past three years. Malcovery’s expert team will add to PhishMe’s already growing staff, bringing the combined employee headcount to 200.

To learn more about PhishMe’s human-powered, anti-phishing offerings, visit http://phishme.com.

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About PhishMe

PhishMe® is the leading provider of threat management for organizations concerned about human susceptibility to advanced targeted attacks. PhishMe’s intelligence-driven platform turns employees into an active line of defense by enabling them to identify, report, and mitigate spear phishing, malware, and drive-by threats. Our open approach ensures that PhishMe integrates easily into the security technology stack, demonstrating measurable results to help inform an organization’s security decision making process. PhishMe’s customers include the defense industrial base, energy, financial services, healthcare, and manufacturing industries, as well as other Global 1000 entities that understand changing user security behavior will improve security, aid incident response, and reduce the risk of compromise.

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Malcovery Security Completes Certification with Leading SIEM Vendors to Deliver Reliable Cyber Threat Alerts

Posted by Hugh Docherty on Jun 3, 2015 9:35:00 AM

Enables rapid detection and prevention of communication with botnet infrastructure.

Birmingham, Alabama (PRWEB) June 03, 2015

Malcovery Security today announced their successful completion of the Splunk App Certification Program and HP ArcSight CEF Certification to provide high-fidelity intelligence to enterprise security professionals charged with protecting their networks from cyber threats. These certified services correlate high-signal, context-rich threat intelligence about the latest malware and phishing attacks with events collected from devices across enterprise networks.

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Malcovery’s Phil Compton Named CFO of the Year

Posted by Malcovery Security on Nov 20, 2014 10:10:00 AM

Malcovery Security, the leading provider of cyber threat intelligence, announced today that its Chief Financial Officer, Phil Compton, was named the 2014 CFO of the Year, in the “For-Profit Small” category, by the Pittsburgh Business Times.

Birmingham, Alabama (PRWEB) November 20, 2014

Malcovery Security, the leading provider of cyber threat intelligence, announced today that its Chief Financial Officer, Phil Compton, was named the 2014 CFO of the Year, in the “For-Profit Small” category, by the Pittsburgh Business Times. The CFO of the Year Awards recognizes the achievements of Pittsburgh’s top CFOs as exceptional financial stewards for their companies. The business publication presented Compton with the award on November 13, 2014, at a ceremony held at the Omni William Penn Hotel.

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Malcovery Security Delivers Unified Threat Intelligence Services that Enable Network and Brand Protection

Posted by Malcovery Security on Oct 15, 2014 11:48:30 AM

New SaaS Investigation Tools released to facilitate phishing and malware investigations

Birmingham, Alabama (PRWEB) October 15, 2014

Malcovery® Security, the leader in delivering actionable threat intelligence, today announced the immediate availability of Protect Your Network℠ and Protect Your Brand℠. Each service is based on patented and proprietary methods of establishing relationships between attacks, deriving threat intelligence, and publishing the intelligence faster than competing services. Through these services, customers utilize a holistic approach and gain key insights into prioritizing, analyzing and preventing malware and phishing attacks by identifying and targeting the source infrastructure of the attack. Each service includes machine-readable threat intelligence, deep-dive and trending analyst reports, investigation tools, and expert coaching.

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Malcovery Security Appoints G.T. LaBorde as CEO

Posted by Malcovery Security on Aug 20, 2014 5:20:00 AM

Seasoned Technology Industry Veteran Joins Company to Lead Growth Strategy

Birmingham, Alabama (PRWEB) August 20, 2014

Malcovery® Security, the leader in delivering actionable threat intelligence that can be applied to neutralize email-based malicious threats, today announced the appointment of technology veteran G.T. LaBorde to the post of President and Chief Executive Officer.

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Malcovery Security Selected as Pittsburgh Tech 50 Finalist

Posted by Malcovery Security on Aug 19, 2014 12:47:18 PM

Prestigious Listing Honors the Most Promising and Innovative Technology Companies in Western Pennsylvania

Pittsburgh, PA and Birmingham, AL August 20, 2014

Malcovery®, the leader in delivering actionable threat intelligence that can be proactively applied to neutralize the danger and attacks by cyber criminals in the areas of phishing, spam and malware, announced today that it has been selected as a finalist for the Pittsburgh Tech 50. The Pittsburgh Technology Council's Tech 50 Awards honor southwestern Pennsylvania's most successful and innovative technology companies. The awards represent transformative technology centers of excellence with tech companies at all stages of growth.

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Malcovery Security Welcomes Ness Consulting to Malcovery’s ‘RedHanded Alliance’

Posted by Malcovery Security on Aug 8, 2014 7:40:24 AM

Pittsburgh, PA and Birmingham, AL (PRWEB) August 08, 2014

Malcovery® Security, the leader in delivering actionable threat intelligence that can be applied to neutralize email-based malicious threats, today announced that Ness Consulting has become a part of Malcovery’s ‘RedHanded Alliance,’ the Malcovery program that aligns its Business, Technology and Channel Partners. As a part of the alliance, Malcovery’s patented enterprise security threat intelligence solutions will now be offered as a part of Ness Consulting’s enterprise security services and partner security technologies.

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Malcovery Security Releases Latest Top 10 Phished Brands Missed by Your Antivirus in the Q2 2014

Posted by Malcovery Security on Jul 22, 2014 5:50:23 AM

List Contains Most ‘Missed’ Phished Brands Based on Email-based Threat Intelligence

Malcovery®, the leader in delivering actionable threat intelligence that can be proactively applied to neutralize the danger and attacks by cyber criminals in the areas of phishing, spam and malware, released today the latest ‘Top 10 Phished Brands That Your Antivirus is Missing,’ a report that discloses leading brands that are most exploited by cybercriminals in phishing attacks with malicious spam. Malcovery delivers Today’s Top Threats (T3), threat analysis throughout the day, which informs enterprises of emerging cybersecurity threats found in spam email messages.

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Malcovery Security Issues Special Brief on the Asprox/Kuluoz Malware Used in EZPass Email Security Attack

Posted by Malcovery Security on Jul 21, 2014 6:00:10 AM

This free comprehensive report looks at how the threat persists and what actions should be taken.

Malcovery®, the leader in delivering actionable intelligence that can be applied to neutralize the threats and actions by cyber criminals in the areas of phishing, spam and malware, released today a ‘Special Brief: Today’s Top Threats Report: Asprox/Kuluoz Malware,” a free threat intelligence briefing that details the malware that was used in the recent headline making attacks on E-ZPass. Unfortunately, E-ZPass is the latest in a long list of brands infected by this dangerous malware.

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Malcovery Security Continues to Hit Major Milestones: Over Forty-Seven Million Spam Messages Processed and Seven Thousand Email-Based Attacks Identified in One Month

Posted by Malcovery Security on Jul 11, 2014 12:33:22 PM

Company also achieves record automated analysis with auto-classification 92% of phishing URLs.

Malcovery Security announced today that it achieved several major milestones in delivering email-based threat intelligence, underscoring its unique analytics and patented technology capabilities in light of the unprecedented surge in phishing attack campaigns, as reported in June 2014, by the Anti-Phishing Working Group (APWG)

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