Bitdefender Acquires Behavioral and Network Security Analytics Company RedSocks 

23 October 2018

Bitdefender invests to deepen customer protection, enhance technology and expand portfolio well beyond the endpoint

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Bitdefender, cybersecurity protector of more than 500 million systems in over 150 countries, today announced its acquisition of behavior and network security analytics company, RedSocks Security BV (RedSocks). As part of its ongoing M&A strategy, the strategic investment expands the Bitdefender portfolio and addressable market into network security and analytics territory, and marks another step on its steady growth trajectory.

Netherlands-based RedSocks specializes in automated detection of suspicious network behavior and combating cybercrime. By combining Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence and Cyber Threat Intelligence, RedSocks provides non-intrusive, real-time breach detection solutions and incident response services for its customers. The company serves an important market need resulting from the high-profile breaches that existing, in-place network security tools have failed to prevent…

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