ObserveIT

cybersecuritythreat identificationdetection

STATUS: Acquired/Merged
FOUNDING YEAR: 2006
LOCATION: United States
Last Update: 19/01/2021

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About

McKinsey estimates that more than 50% of all data breaches involve action of an insider. Proofpoint | ObserveIT is the leading Insider Threat Management solution with more than 1200 customers globally. ObserveIT helps organizations protect against data loss, malicious acts, and brand damage involving insiders acting maliciously, negligently, or unknowingly. The ObserveIT platform correlates activity and data movement, empowering security teams to identify user risk, detect to insider-led data breaches, and accelerate security incident response. Leveraging a powerful contextual intelligence engine and a library of over 400 threat templates drawn from customers and leading cybersecurity frameworks, ObserveIT delivers rapid time to value and proven capability to streamline insider threat programs.ObserveIT is now a business unit of Proofpoint.

MEDICI Analysis

ObserveIT offers a software that utilizes session recording to identify insider threats in real time. It continuously monitors user activity and enables organizations to identify both malicious and accidental insider threats. It enables organizations to uncover risky user behavior, investigate incidents, and prevent data exfiltration

Focus

PRODUCTS & SERVICES

ObserveIT’s software can detect anomalous behavior and identify data exfiltration attempts by analyzing sensitive keywords and commands. The software can also block user activities that breach security and company policies. The product offerings include: Insider Threat Detection: Enables organizations to detect risky user by identifying anomalous behavior in real time. It analyzes different insider threat rules and provides insights about 25 risk categories which can be customized by the user group. The clients can further categorize website visits and enable alerts based on risky activity. It further helps them to enhance endpoint security operations and regulatory compliance by producing detailed reports Insider Threat Incident Investigation: Enables organizations to gain a comprehensive 360-degree view about user behavior, by recording user sessions and following activity trails for every user action. Insider Threat Prevention: Enables organizations to reduce risk with real-time user notifications and blocking. It also helps them to automatically enforce company security policy.

MAIN CLIENTS

Companies including ING Vyasa

Verizon Wireless

AAA

Bluecross

Traction

COMPANY TYPE:

For Profit

TRACTION COMMENT:

The company has more than 1,700 customers in 87 countries with insider threat detection and data loss prevention. (July 2018)

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Acquisitions

M&A

ACQUIRED BY

coinpay

ANNOUNCED DATE

Nov 2019

PRICE

$225 M

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Web Traffic

Web Traffic

MONTHLY VISITS

18,613

AVERAGE VISITS (6 MONTHS)

21,834.93

MONTHLY VISITS GROWTH

-16.91%

VISIT DURATION

188

VISIT DURATION GROWTH

-25.94%

PAGE VIEWS VISIT

2.5

PAGE VIEWS VISIT GROWTH

-25.45%

BOUNCE RATE

56.99%

BOUNCE RATE GROWTH

-1.49%

GLOBAL TRAFFIC RANK

974,002

MONTHLY RANK CHANGE

-50,960

MONTHLY RANK GROWTH

-4.97%

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