Company Recognized for Analytics Offering that Detects Unusual Behavior Patterns Associated with Employee Accounts
LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Gurucul, leader in unified security and risk analytics technology for on-premises and the cloud, today announced that TMC, a global, integrated media company, has named the Gurucul Unified Security and Risk Analytics platform a 2020 TMCnet Teleworking Solutions Excellence Award winner in the Security category.
The TMCnet Teleworking Solutions Excellence Award recipients enable businesses to effectively support their mobile and remote workforces by providing access to corporate resources as they would in the office. Winners are highlighted on TMCnet and INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine’s online news portal.
“Being recognized as a Teleworking Solutions Excellence Award winner by TMCnet validates the value Gurucul provides by protecting the attack surface of personal use devices created by COVID-19 stay-at-home mandates,” said Saryu Nayyar, CEO of Gurucul. “We help organizations protect themselves against the new wave of cyber attacks that target remote workers as well as third party service providers and contractors.”
The Gurucul Remote Workforce Service delivers the Gurucul Unified Security and Risk Analytics platform as a cloud service with pre-configured and tuned algorithms that can detect unusual and high risk behavior patterns exhibited by remote workers as well as third party identities and devices. The solution package specifically addresses COVID-19 threats and includes a dedicated dashboard and supervised models trained on the changes in behavior patterns seen since the outbreak of the pandemic. It provides visibility into remote workforce security risks by identifying users who are at risk from phishing attacks, account compromise, data exfiltration, privileged access abuse and more.
The Gurucul COVID-19 analytics package also provides unsupervised models pre-configured to use feature datasets for the most relevant data sources such as VPN, Email Gateways, DLP, AWS CloudTrail and online document repositories for services like Office 365 SharePoint, OneDrive, Google Drive and Box.com, GitHub, Proxy and privileged access management (PAM). It enables organizations to implement advanced COVID-19 threat detection controls immediately and is packaged in the remote workforce monitoring services for employee and third party providers.
“The TMCnet Teleworking Solutions Excellence Award recognizes Gurucul as one of the best and the most innovative products that this industry has to offer,” stated Rich Tehrani, CEO, TMC. “Congratulations to the entire team at Gurucul for earning this great honor. I look forward to seeing more innovative solutions from them as they continue to contribute to the future of Teleworking.”
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 gurucul.com and follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter.
Marc Gendron PR for Gurucul