By Bob Gourley
Red Owl Analytics has been named the Most Innovative Company by an august panel of highly respected judges at the RSA conference this year. The following is from the RSA conference press release:
Congratulations to Red Owl Analytics for being named the Most Innovative Company at RSA Conference 2014!
We want to thank all of the finalists for participating and a special thank you to our panel of judges:
Asheem Chandna, Partner, Greylock Partners
Gerhard Eschelbeck, Chief Technology Officer and Senior Vice President, Sophos
Alastair Goldfisher, Editor, Venture Capital Journal
George Hoyem, Investment Partner, In-Q-Tel
Paul Kocher, President, Cryptography Research
Katie Moussouris, Senior Security Strategist Lead, Microsoft
Top 10 Finalists:
Bluebox Security is a stealth startup focused on enterprise mobile security and backed by $27.5 million in funding from Andreessen Horowitz. The company, based in San Francisco, will come out of stealth on February 19.
Cylance PROTECT takes a mathematical approach to malware identification, utilizing patent-pending machine learning techniques instead of signatures and sandboxes. This technique effectively renders new malware, viruses, bots and unknown future variants useless.
Co3 automates the four procedural pillars of incident response: prepare, assess, manage, and report. By automating these critical procedures and informing them based on incident response best practices, industry frameworks and compliance requirements, Co3 ensures effectiveness, accuracy and compliance, while reducing expense and risk.
Optic by ThreatStream is a SaaS-based Threat Intelligence Platform that utilizes a collaborative platform to aggregate global, local and trusted intelligence, analyzing the resulting data set, the automatically integrating the optimized threat intelligence into existing customer systems.
Skycure is an active mobile security solution that addresses emerging security threats without compromising functionality, usability or battery life. Skycure enables organizations to embrace the bring your own device (BYOD) trend, but still provide strong protections and control.
RedOwl’s flagship product, Reveal, is a software application that makes sense of the massive digitization of the enterprise, in order to enhance situational awareness with an organization and direct limited resources to the people and issues that matter most.
Defense.Net DDoS SWAT is a Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) mitigation service that operates in conjunction with an organization’s already deployed DDoS mitigation infrastructure to ensure operational continuity during the largest and most complex attacks. It is aimed at the “Concentration Risk” that major organizations face with their primary DDoS mitigation solutions.
Light Cyber provides predictive breach detection solutions for organizations, protecting them from targeted threats. By analyzing network and endpoint information, profiling the normal behavior of network users and devices, Light Cyber detects and alerts on malicious activity early on in the attack lifecycle allowing the user to block the attack before the damage is done.
The Cyphort Advanced Threat Defense Platform accurately detects and analyzes next generation threats and advanced malware, providing actionable, contextual intelligence that enables security teams to respond faster, more effectively and in as surgical a manner as their attackers.