Vectra AI Reveals Cybersecurity Blind Spots in
PaaS and IaaS Environments with Security Survey
Vectra AI released the findings of the PaaS& IaaS Security Survey Report. The report compiled the answers of 317 IT executives all using AWS, 70% coming from organization of 1,000+ employees. The findings show a rapid expansion and reliance on AWS services while simultaneously showcasing security blind spots within many organizations.
Vectra AI Partners with Microsoft on Zero Trust Security Framework
Vectra AI announced that the Vectra Cognito platform delivers key Zero Trust capabilities for Microsoft 365 and Microsoft Azure customers.
Vectra Launches Detect for AWS
Vectra AI announced the introduction of Vectra Detect for Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS). Detect for AWS is a cloud-native SaaS solution that provides continuous, scalable agentless threat detection, prioritization, investigation, and response to attacks targeting applications running on AWS, as well as users, compute, and storage instances, including the use on AWS of the control plane itself.
Vectra AI Joins Microsoft Intelligent Security Association
Vectra AI announced that it has joined the Microsoft Intelligent Security Association (MISA). MISA is an ecosystem of independent software vendors and managed security service providers currently spearheading enterprise defense against the latest cyber threats.
Vectra Identifies Top 10 Threat Detections Across Azure AD and Office 365
Vectra AI released its 2021 Q2 Spotlight Report, Vision and Visibility: Top 10 Threat Detections for Microsoft Azure AD and Office 365. This new research details the top 10 threat detections that customers receive by relative frequency when Vectra detects abnormal behavior in a customer environment, which are then used by customers to help ratify attacks in cloud environments.
Vectra and Zscaler Enable Zero Trust Access Visibility into Business-Critical Applications
Vectra AI announced a deep product integration with Zscaler Private Access™ (ZPA) to provide end-to-end access visibility and protection from remote workers to business-critical applications.
Australian Telco Superloop Chooses Vectra AI and Baidam Solutions to Deliver Behavioural Detection and Response Capabilities to Strengthen Its Security Posture
Vectra AI is delighted to announce its appointment to deliver behavioural detection and response capabilities for growing Australian telecommunications company Superloop through its partnership with Baidam Solutions.
Vectra Cognito Now Available in AWS Marketplace
Vectra AI announced the availability of its Cognito platform is now available for purchase in the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Marketplace. AWS customers worldwide can now employ Vectra’s suite of solutions through their AWS Enterprise Discount Plan for seamless procurement at a reduced rate.
Vectra Cognito Now Available in the Microsoft Azure Marketplace
Vectra AI announced the availability of its Cognito platform in the Microsoft Azure Marketplace, an online store providing applications and services for use on Microsoft Azure. Organizations interested in using the Vectra Cognito platform across cloud, data center, networks and IoT/OT can now test or purchase Cognito on Azure Marketplace using their pre-existing agreements with Microsoft.
Vectra AI Raises $130 Million Led by Blackstone Growth (BXG)
Vectra AI announced a $130 million round of funding led by funds managed by Blackstone Growth (BXG, “Blackstone Growth”). The investment will help fuel Vectra’s continued growth through platform innovation and expansion into new markets and geographies, solidifying its Cognito platform as a market-leading solution for artificial intelligence (AI)-driven cloud security for threat detection and response.
Vectra Expands Integration Ecosystem to Provide 100% Visibility and Automated Response
Vectra AI released extended endpoint detection and response (EDR) native integration support in the Cognito platform to enhance the user experience for the security tools and procedures already deployed in their arsenal.
Vectra Honored With a 5-Star Rating in the 2021 CRN Partner Program Guide
Vectra AI today announced that it has received a 5-star rating from CRN, a brand of The Channel Company, in its 2021 Partner Program Guide.
Global Survey Finds 71% of Cloud Users Suffered up to Seven Malicious Account Takeovers in Last Year
Vectra AI released its global survey of 1,112 security professionals working in mid to large sized organizations using Microsoft Office 365. The results confirm that the global pandemic has accelerated cloud migration and digital transformation amongst 88% of companies and that 71% of Microsoft Office 365 deployments have suffered an account takeover of a legitimate user’s account, not on average seven times in the last year.
Vectra Achieves SOC 2 Type 2 Compliance, Recognized for Continued Commitment to Customer Confidentiality and Data Protection
Vectra AI announced it has successfully completed its Service Organization Control (SOC 2) Type 2 certification for its Cognito Detect and Cognito Recall cloud and enterprise software, a milestone for the company and the NDR industry.
Vectra Joins the Cloud Security Alliance
Vectra AI today announced that it has joined the Cloud Security Alliance (CSA), the world’s leading organization dedicated to defining and raising awareness of best practices to help ensure a secure cloud computing environment.
Vectra Closes Strongest Quarter in Company History
Vectra AI reported that in calendar 2020 sales continued to grow at a compound annual rate exceeding 100 percent and sales of Cognito Detect™ for Microsoft Office 365 accelerated, growing at a rate of 340%.
Vectra Extends Cloud Identity Detection Capabilities with Microsoft Azure AD
Vectra AI announced enhanced cloud identity detection capabilities using Azure AD within its Cognito Detect for Office 365. By integrating at the identity layer, Vectra gives complete cloud-to-ground security coverage over an organization’s entire SaaS ecosystem. This single configuration effectively puts an end to lateral movement between ground and cloud.