FireEye and Guidance Software Partner to Deliver Integrated Cyber Attack Detection and Incident Response Solution

FireEye and Guidance Software Partner to Deliver Integrated Cyber Attack 
Detection and Incident Response Solution 
Next-Generation Threat Protection Company and Security Incident
Response Company to Jointly Detect, Validate, and Remediate Today's
Advanced Threats 
MILPITAS, CA and PASADENA, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 02/25/13 -- 
FireEye(R), Inc., the leader in stopping today's new breed of cyber
attacks, and Guidance Software Inc. (NASDAQ: GUID), the World Leader
in Digital Investigations(TM), today announced the integration of the
companies' two security solutions to more effectively detect,
validate, and remediate today's new breed of cyber attacks. 
The integration between Guidance Software's EnCase(R) Cybersecurity
and the FireEye next-generation threat protection platform is
designed to automate the incident response workflow so that companies
can start triaging an advanced cyber attack immediately following
detection, within minutes instead of weeks. The combined solution
uses the FireEye platform to detect malware on the network, and then
immediately shares threat intelligence discovered by the FireEye
platform with EnCase Cybersecurity. The FireEye alert triggers an
automated assessment of the endpoints by EnCase Cybersecurity which
determines their profiles, prioritizes the responses, and finally
remediates any harm. 
The FireEye-EnCase Cybersecurity joint solution provides a complete
workflow against today's new breed of cyber attacks. Features include
the following: 


 
--  Signature-less detection ensures the ability to detect advanced
    threats including targeted zero-day attacks and advanced persistent
    threats (APTs)
--  Automated endpoint validation to ensure high-risk devices get the
    immediate attention they deserve
--  A snapshot of the affected endpoints the moment an attack is detected
    to provide the information needed for comprehensive scope assessment
    and dramatic reduction in time to recovery
--  Remediation capabilities to block command and control traffic, kill
    malicious processes, and wipe offending files

  
"As a value added reseller, our mission is to solve pervasive
information security problems with the right technology -- and there
is no one vendor with a single solution," said Brandy Peterso
n, chief
technology officer, FishNet Security. "There's simply too much at
stake for our customers, and the integration between FireEye and
EnCase Cybersecurity will help them quickly detect and more fully
respond to cyber attacks." 
"Traditional security technology is ill-equipped to handle the
barrage of cyber attacks perpetuated by today's cybercriminals," said
David DeWalt, FireEye chairman and CEO. "FireEye has a unique threat
protection platform to protect against today's attacks, which is
extended by the ability of EnCase Cybersecurity to provide rapid
incident response." 
"The headlines prove that even the most secure organizations will
inevitably face a data breach and need to respond swiftly when that
happens," said Victor Limongelli, Guidance Software president and
chief executive officer. "Our customers acknowledge this and have
actively worked with us and FireEye to take the evolutionary next
step in information security, fully automating critical response
activities that mitigate the threat of today's cyber attacks." 
Additional benefits of the joint solution include: 
Lower Total Cost of Ownership - Organizations can decrease their
security spend by reducing detection time and improving digital
forensics, improving malware incident response from weeks to minutes. 
Advanced Threat Protection - Network traffic analysis identifies and
stops targeted, zero-day attacks and audits endpoints to detect
additional risk. 
Real-time Detection and Response - IT departments can identify and
prevent outbound callback communication to eliminate compromised
systems from being exploited by external command and control servers
to contain threats. 
Deep Forensic Analysis - The FireEye-EnCase Cybersecurity solution is
designed to provide total visibility into potentially compromised
endpoints the moment an alert is generated to accurately determine
the source and scope of an attack. 
The joint solution is available today from VARs worldwide. 
About FireEye, Inc.  
FireEye(R) has pioneered the next generation of threat protection to
help organizations protect themselves from being compromised. Cyber
attacks have become much more sophisticated and are now easily
bypassing traditional signature-based defenses, such as
next-generation firewalls, IPS, anti-virus, and gateways,
compromising the majority of enterprise networks. The FireEye
platform supplements these legacy defenses with a new model of
security to protect against the new breed of cyber attacks. The
unique FireEye platform provides the industry's leading
cross-enterprise threat protection fabric to dynamically identify and
block cyber attacks in real time. The core of the FireEye platform is
a signature-less, virtualized detection engine and a cloud-based
threat intelligence network, which help organizations protect their
assets across all major threat vectors, including Web, email, mobile,
and file-based cyber attacks. The FireEye platform is deployed in
over 40 countries and more than 1,000 customers and partners,
including over 25 percent of the Fortune 100. 
About Guidance Software, Inc. 
Guidance Software is recognized worldwide as the industry leader in
digital investigative solutions. Its EnCase(R) Enterprise platform is
used by numerous government agencies, more than 65 percent of the
Fortune 100, and more than 40 percent of the Fortune 500, to conduct
digital investigations of servers, laptops, desktops, and mobile
devices. Built on the EnCase Enterprise platform are market-leading
electronic discovery and cyber security solutions, EnCase(R)
eDiscovery and EnCase(R) Cybersecurity, which enable organizations to
respond to litigation discovery requests, proactively perform data
discovery for compliance purposes, and conduct speedy and thorough
security incident response. For more information about Guidance
Software, visit www.guidancesoftware.com. 
EnCase(R), EnScript(R), FastBloc(R), EnCE(R), EnCEP(R),
CaseCentral(R), CaseCentral eDiscovery Cloud(R), Guidance
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owned by Guidance Software in the United States and other
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