Attivo Networks, a Fremont, CA-based leader in deception for cybersecurity threat detection, received a strategic investment from Energy Impact Partners (EIP).
The amount of the deal was not disclosed.
Energy Impact Partners joined Bain Capital, ForgePoint Capital, and Singtel Innov8 in the company’s Series C funding round.
The company intends to use the funds to expand its portfolio of energy sector-specific deception technology and increase its go-to-market activities to broaden its customer base of utility companies around the world.
Led by Tushar Kothari, CEO, Attivo Networks provides deception technology giving an active defense for early detection, forensics, and automated incident response to in-network attacks. The Attivo ThreatDefend™ Deception Platform provides a comprehensive and customer-proven platform for proactive security and accurate threat detection within user networks, data centers, clouds, and a wide-variety of specialized attack surfaces. The portfolio includes expansive network, endpoint, application, and data deceptions designed to misdirect and reveal attacks from all threat vectors.
The company’s technology platform offers:
– Advanced machine-learning, which makes preparation, deployment, and operations fast and simple to operate for organizations of all sizes, and
– Comprehensive attack analysis and forensics, which provide actionable alerts, and native integrations that automate the blocking, quarantine, and threat hunting of attacks for accelerated incident response.