Waltham, MA, October 21, 2014 – CounterTack, a pioneer in delivering real-time endpoint threat detection, context and visibility around targeted attacks, today announced its partnership with Critical Start, a Texas-based security firm, that delivers security services to a wide variety of industries including oil & gas, financial services and utilities. By joining the CounterTack CyberPath Partner Program, Critical Start will benefit from CounterTack Sentinel’s capability to deliver context around advanced endpoint threats through continuous monitoring and behavioral analysis.
The CounterTack CyberPath Partner Program is CounterTack’s ecosystem of channel, solution, technology and MSSP partners, built around CounterTack Sentinel, the industry’s leading enterprise platform for endpoint threat detection and response. Partners join the program in an effort to integrate their existing solutions with the capabilities of Sentinel – ultimately helping end-users to reduce security incident investigation cycles and offer security teams more visibility across their attack surface. Critical Start has been a trusted provider of security services for nearly a decade. The company provides a range of IT Security services including vulnerability management and penetration testing, risk assessment, threat management and risk and compliance management.
“Joining the CounterTack CyberPath Partner Program will help us better meet the evolving security needs of our customers,” said Tera Davis, Managing Director, Critical Start. “Our approach is focused on a framework we created to defend organizations against attacks versus using compliance as the best practice for effective security. Our integration with CounterTack Sentinel will provide our customers with the fundamental tools necessary to reduce the growing impact of advanced attacks.”
“In continuing to grow our CyberPath Partner Program, we are always on the lookout for leading organizations that will complement our own security offerings,” said Mike Deskewies, Director, Channel Sales, CounterTack. “Critical Start offers cost-effective solutions designed to enhance the methodology behind a given company’s security strategy. We are pleased to welcome this innovative organization into our program.”
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.