CrowdStrike Advances Next-Generation Antivirus with Extended Ransomware Prevention as Part …

IRVINE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–CrowdStrike Inc., a leader in cloud-delivered next-generation endpoint protection, threat intelligence and response services, today announced enhanced next-generation antivirus (AV) capabilities to its CrowdStrike Falcon™ Platform to help customers identify and block popular ransomware families such as Locky, Cerber and Teerac, among others. The new protection is part of CrowdStrike’s Spring release of new solutions and services that also includes introducing an expanded and updated set of APIs for the Falcon Platform, along with CrowdStrike’s new open source tool, CrowdStrike Falcon Orchestrator. When dealing with the uptick in ransomware attacks, organizations need a combination of security features to protect against new variants of ransomware that are launched faster than outmoded signature-based defenses can be updated. As part of its next-generation endpoint protection technology, CrowdStrike uses powerful machine learning…


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