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Cytegic, Inc.

April 09, 2015 05:00 ET

Cytegic, Inc. Announces Partnership With Sixgill Ltd. to Incorporate Darknet Sources Into Its Intelligence Machine

Cytegic DyTA Platform to Include Sixgill Darknet Feed to Enhance Intelligence

TEL AVIV, ISRAEL and NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Apr 9, 2015) - Cytegic, a developer of cybersecurity management and intelligence solutions, and Sixgill, a cybersecurity technology development company based in Yokneam, Israel, today announced a joint product offering agreement. According to the joint offering, Cytegic will incorporate Sixgill Darknet sources as part of the Cytegic Dynamic Trend Analysis (DyTA™ ) intelligence product to significantly enhance the intelligence provided to customers.

"Understanding the threat landscape is paramount to proper risk assessment," says Shay Zandani, CEO, Cytegic. "But to make effective use of real intelligence, customers need reliable and quantifiable data. Today, threat intelligence needs to be based on a 'big data analytics' approach, where numerous sources are monitored, processed and analyzed to identify trends and activity patterns. By integrating Sixgill's Darknet feeds into our DyTA platform, we can deliver the most comprehensive threat landscape analysis product available on the market today."

"We think customers will benefit significantly from the integration of Sixgill cybersecurity technology into the Cytegic DyTA," says Avi Kasztan, CEO, Sixgill. "Customers will be hard pressed to find a more comprehensive product that derives meaningful threat intelligence from so many sources. The Sixgill Darknet Intelligence System is a fully automatic product that identifies, and prioritizes actual threats in real-time, before these threats cause damage to the organization."

The Cytegic Dynamic Trend Analysis (DyTA) solution collects information from online open sources and technical cyber feeds. DyTA automates the collection, processing and analysis of data, and generates specific and actionable cyber-threat forecasts, based on built-in pattern analysis capabilities. The Cytegic DyTA solution provides decision-makers with a clear understanding of the threats they face and of the threats they may face in the near future. The integration of discrete Sixgill Darknet sources enriches the intelligence analysis process, and provides a more accurate forecast of attacker behavioral patterns.

About Sixgill
Sixgill technology automatically collects monitors and analyses information from Darknet sources and identifies "invisible" Darknet social networks. With Sixgill technology, organizations can identify and prioritize threats before they cause damage to the organization. Founded by experienced cybersecurity experts, Sixgill is a technology development company with headquarters located in Yokneam, Israel.

Sixgill is funded by Terra Ventures (www.terravp.com).

For more information about Sixgill visit the company website at: www.cybersixgill.com.

About Cytegic
Founded in 2012 in Tel Aviv, Israel, Cytegic is led by a renowned team of cybersecurity and risk assessment experts. Cytegic CEO Shay Zandani founded the Israeli Air Force's Information Warfare department, and Executive Chairman, Ambassador Carmi Gillon, is former head of Shin Bet -- Israel's domestic intelligence agency. Cytegic's Customers include Amdocs, PwC and a number of Israel's largest banking institutions. For more information go to www.cytegic.com.

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