Bitdefender has declared its acquisition of the behavioural and network protection analytics organization RedSocks.
The offer seems to broaden Bitdefender’s portfolio into network protection and analytics, as Netherlands-centered RedSocks specialises in automatic detection of suspicious network behaviour and combating cybercrime.
RedSocks presents non-intrusive, genuine-time breach detection options and incident reaction solutions for its buyers by combining equipment learning, artificial intelligence and cyber threat intelligence. Present-day network protection instruments have unsuccessful to prevent a amount of current higher-profile breaches and that is the place RedSocks’ technological know-how excels.
Bitdefender’s European enlargement
Bitdefender CEO and Founder Florin Talpes stated how RedSocks and Bitdefender would be built-in to greater safeguard both of those company’s buyers, stating:
“At Bitdefender, we’re now able to offer our Bitdefender and new RedSocks buyers even more robust protection from complex attacks. By bringing RedSocks network protection analytics and threat intelligence into GravityZone, a entire endpoint prevention, detection and reaction system, buyers will profit from a far more complete, layered technique to protection and further visibility into their threat landscape.”
The US and Europe are both of those crucial markets for Bitdefender but the acquisition of RedSocks will help accelerate the company’s go-to-industry traction inside Europe.
Bitdefender has been lively in the Netherlands industry for around twelve many years. On the other hand, with the addition of the RedSocks business office and its team, the organization will boost its company in the Netherlands whilst gaining a new foothold in the Northern European location.
The RedSocks offer shut at the beginning of October next an additional M&A which established Bitdefender Australia and paved the way for the company’s immediate entry into the APAC industry.
The recent RedSocks business office and its network-focused team will come to be Bitdefender Netherlands likely ahead.