CounterTack Continues to Strengthen International Footprint through New Global Partnership 

Comguard Joins CounterTack’s CyberPath Partner Program 

Waltham, MA (October 13, 2014) – CounterTack, a pioneer in delivering real-time endpoint threat detection, context and visibility around targeted attacks, today announced its partnership with Comguard,the leading value-added distributor for networking and IT security products in the MENA region. By joining the CounterTack CyberPath Partner Program, Comguard’s network of VARs, resellers and end-user customers in the Middle East and North Africa region will benefit from CounterTack Sentinel’s dynamic capability to deliver context around advanced endpoint threats through continuous monitoring and behavioral analysis.  

The CounterTack CyberPath Partner Program is CounterTack’s growing ecosystem of channel, solution, technology and MSSP partners, built around CounterTack Sentinel, the industry’s leading enterprise platform for endpoint threat detection and response. Sentinel ultimately helps global end-users reduce security incident investigation cycles while providing security teams and responders with unprecedented visibility across their attack surface.

“With its powerful combination of stealthware technology and Big Data analysis capabilities, CounterTack Sentinel puts security teams at ease by protecting the endpoint,” saidaid Jayadevan K, Senior Vice President – Value Business, Comguard. “Joining the CounterTack CyberPath Partner Program positions Comguard at an advantage by enabling our network of resellers and users to significantly reduce the impact of threats detected.”

Comguard will be distributing CounterTack Sentinel to its integrated network of VARs, resellers and end-users; the partner will also be supporting the business and technology efforts of these organizations to further strengthen CounterTack’s presence in the region.

 “As CounterTack continues to make strides in our global reach, joining forces with companies such as Comguard further enables us to offer attack context and visibility across the endpoint to our customers,” said Kirk Appelman, senior vice president of sales, CounterTack. “It’s clear that in today’s evolving threat landscape, legacy solutions such as anti-virus and firewall technology fail in their attempts to protect an organization from being penetrated; CounterTack Sentinel steps in as an solution to this problem. We’re proud to welcome Comguard as an established distributor in the space to our partner network.”

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About CounterTack:

CounterTack's real-time endpoint threat detection and response platform, CounterTack Sentinel, delivers unprecedented visibility and context to enterprise security teams around targeted, persistent threats. CounterTack dramatically reduces the impact of advanced attacks, providing real-time, behavioral-based intelligence on attacker activity upon infiltration, so organizations can defend their business leveraging Sentinel's contextual attack evidence for a rapid, prioritized response.

By combining 'stealthware' technology and Big Data analytics, CounterTack turns the tables on attackers, giving security teams and incident responders an advantage over their adversaries to make better security decisions with real-time, automated, forensic-level analysis. CounterTack is revolutionizing how companies defend their endpoints -- across the enterprise.

About Comguard:

ComGuard is the leading value-added distributor in the IT Security space reaching across the Middle East and North Africa regions. Established since 2002 with headquarters in Dubai, ComGuard is part of the Spectrum Group which is engaged in IT Networking and Security Training, and Consultancy Services. More information can be found at www.comguard.net

 

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