Niara’s PartnerWatch(TM) Extends UEBA Reach To Monitor and Track Third-Party Access to High …

Advanced Machine Learning Models Use Behavior Profiling to Detect Misuse of Credentials by Compromised or Malicious Business Partners SUNNYVALE, CA–(Marketwired – Aug 25, 2016) – Niara, a recognized leader in user and entity behavior analytics (UEBA), today announced PartnerWatch™, the first application of UEBA machine learning to detect attacks targeting high value applications and databases entering the enterprise through partner portals or virtual private networks (VPN). By making partners full-fledged entities in Niara’s platform, security teams can maintain automated, focused oversight of third-party access to and use of high value assets. Many high-profile attacks over the last several years have been triggered by the misuse of business partner credentials. According to the 2016 Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report, 97 percent of breaches featuring stolen credentials leveraged legitimate partner access. With…


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