Webroot Buys CyberFlow to Strengthen Security Portfolio

Both Webroot and CyberFlow use highly advanced machine learning to solve complex security issues quickly and efficiently—helpful in targeting IoT environments. Endpoint security and threat intelligence specialist Webroot announced it has acquired the assets of CyberFlow Analytics, a company that applies data science to network anomaly detection.The acquisition is designed to enhance Webroot’s ability to address the explosion of internet-connected devices, the internet of things (IoT) and an increasingly complex threat landscape.From a technology perspective, both companies use highly advanced machine learning to solve complex security issues quickly and efficiently.Adding the FlowScape network behavioral analytics solution extends Webroot’s leadership in machine learning-based cyber-security to the network layer. As malware is now overwhelmingly polymorphic and advanced persistent threats (APTs) mask their activities within everyday network noise, SaaS-based FlowScape adversarial analytics and…


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