Gurucul Named Strong Performer in Security Analytics

Gurucul Fraud Analytics Earned Top Ratings for Security, Innovation, Functionality, Interoperability and Usability

LOS ANGELES – March 24, 2020 – Gurucul, a leader in unified security and risk analytics technology for on-premises and the cloud, today announced it has been named by KuppingerCole analysts an “Overall Leader” in the newly released Leadership Compass Report on Fraud Reduction Intelligence Platforms (FRIP).

The KuppingerCole Leadership Compass report provides an overview of the market and identifies leaders that organizations should consider when making purchase decisions. In this report, Gurucul Fraud Analytics, which is deployed at Fortune 500 financial, payments, insurance and healthcare companies worldwide earned top rankings for product innovation, security, interoperability, maturity and usability.  The report is available for download at

“Gurucul is well-known for its UBA capabilities,” states John Tolbert, Lead Analyst and Managing Director of KuppingerCole, Inc. (US). “Given that the solution meets and exceeds requirements for FRIP, it should be on the short list for any organization conducting an RFP for fraud reduction services.”

Gurucul Fraud Analytics delivers a holistic, risk-based approach to fraud detection for both internal and external users, using purpose-built machine learning algorithms across open choice, big data infrastructures. It can link data from a multitude of sources to provide a contextual view, and highlight anomalous transactions, based on historic user and community profiles. It analyzes online and offline activity including public records, contact center interactions, as well as point of sale and ATM transactions. Gurucul Fraud Analytics mines and normalizes data to risk-score activity and systems for real-time decision making or batch scoring of events.

“Being named an ‘Overall Leader’ for Fraud Reduction by KuppingerCole in a Leadership Compass report, which are recognized for their comprehensive assessments of technology solutions, is powerful independent validation of the value we provide customers,” said Nilesh Dherange, CTO of Gurucul. “Gurucul Fraud Analytics delivers advanced capabilities for preventing fraud, theft and money laundering using machine learning-based behavior profiling and predictive risk-scoring algorithms. ”

About Gurucul

Gurucul is a global cyber security and fraud analytics company that is changing the way organizations protect their most valuable assets, data and information from insider and external threats both on-premises and in the cloud. Gurucul’s real-time Unified Security and Risk Analytics Platform combines machine learning behavior profiling with predictive risk-scoring algorithms to predict, prevent and detect breaches.  Gurucul technology is used by Global 1000 companies and government agencies to fight cyber fraud, IP theft, insider threat and account compromise as well as for log aggregation, compliance and risk based security orchestration and automation. The company is based in Los Angeles. To learn more, visit and follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter.

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