The Centripetal Blog

Dark Web is Scarier Than Many People Realize

July 27, 2018 | Michael Letendre
For many people, thinking about the dark web evokes images of seedy hackers with malicious intentions, cloaked in black hoodies hovering intently over a computer. We picture bad actors quickly typing away while sitting at a corner coffee shop. The green text flashes on a black screen at sp...
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Network Security-as-a-Service: A Perfect Solution If You Have Limited Cyber Staff

May 17, 2018 | Robert Anderson
Common security team challenges: Not enough Staff. Lack of the right Skills. Limited IT Budget. Too much Noise. Are you one of the many companies challenged with a limited security staff, you don’t have the right skillsets in house, you’re faced with a high turnover of technical talent, to...
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Artificial Intelligence: Centripetal Demonstrates AI-Analyst Embedded Within CleanINTERNET Service

April 11, 2018 | Robert Anderson
Centripetal will be demonstrating Artificial Intelligence AI-Analyst™ at the RSA 2018 Conference, which is an advanced technology embedded within our CleanINTERNET® service.  See “AI-Analyst” threat profiling in action! Centripetal has integrated advanced AI-Analyst functionality into our ...
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Centripetal’s QuickThreat App for Splunk:  Powerful Visibility

March 4, 2018 | Robert Anderson
Centripetal hit another major product milestone and successfully released a QuickThreat® dashboard built natively for Splunk. The release of QuickThreat for Splunk, an industry standard SIEM platform, enables any Centripetal user to integrate their intelligence workflow directly in their S...
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CleanINTERNET: A Security Service Engagement That Delivers Rapid Time-to-Value

February 14, 2018 | Robert Anderson
We all want CleanINTERNET. A connection to and from the outside world that is free of all known viruses, phishing schemes, malicious attacks, cyber exploits and the like. A clean connection that keeps the bad actors away from our sensitive data and important applications, so that an organi...
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RuleGate® NPS 3.2 Release Notes

January 19, 2018 | Pete Geremia
Key Features: Applications Full Flow Logging Flow-based Capture Integrated Flow PCAP SubDomain Threat Indicators SIEM Integration Splunk™ Application release in SplunkBase™ Allow List Functionality Intelligence Subscriptions FS-ISAC Feed Integration Upgrade to latest Cisco Threat Intellige...
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RuleGate® NPS 2.10 Release Notes

August 29, 2016 | Justin Rogers
Key Features: Applications Merged QuickThreat® and Policy Management applications Network Statistics visualize traffic loads against filtered traffic by policy Improved performance in editing policies with large lists of sources Intelligence Subscriptions Policy and Threat Profile Subscrip...
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RuleGate® NPS 2.8 Release Notes

April 20, 2016 | Justin Rogers
Key Features: Applications PCAP Filter Selections available for QuickThreat® PCAP availability indication in QuickThreat enhanced to better identify if packet payload is available for an event QuickThreat, RuleGate Manager, and Global Manager UI Refresh Applications only communicate on por...
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Zero Days and Cyber Threat Intelligence

April 11, 2016 | Jess Parnell
While there is no silver bullet for zero day detection, threat intelligence can help in reducing the opportunities for exposure. The RuleGate® appliance using Cyber Threat Intelligence can detect/block the exploit from reaching the client, as well as detect/block its command and control co...
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Ransomware on the Rise

March 31, 2016 | Suzanne McGhee
The use of ransomware is a disturbing trend on the rise among cyber hackers. Ransomware is sent to a company, or to an individual user, through an email phishing method. This email method has recently been successful in tricking unsuspecting individuals to open emails that appear trustwort...
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