McAfee and IBM Security Extend Partnership with key areas of product integration

mcafee com activate: McAfee now integrates with IBM Resilient to provide better protection through automation and intelligence sharing

McAfee, the cloud-to-device cybersecurity company, today announced the integration of the IBM Resilient Incident Response Platform (IRP) with Data Exchange Layer (DXL), giving users IRP’s ability to query the McAfee Threat Intelligence Exchange (McAfee TIE) as a threat reputation service. Resistant IRP now also natively connects to McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator (McAfee ePO), improving orchestration by accelerating response times and increasing the volume of threats that security teams can respond to with automation and sharing. intelligence.

“The integration of the resilient IRP with DXL, McAfee TIE and McAfee ePO will allow better security intelligence, faster response times and empower security teams to handle threats using automated tasks”

According to the most recent McAfee Labs quarterly threat report, 63.4 million new malware samples were discovered in the fourth quarter of 2017, up 32 percent from the previous quarter. As the threat landscape continues to evolve and grow, it has become more difficult for organizations to keep their data protected. In fact, 35 percent of cybersecurity professionals say they can not maintain an adequate staff of trained people. The continuous growth of malware along with the advancement of new threats, demonstrates the need for respondents to better identify and solve threats more quickly in their security environments.

“The integration of the resilient IRP with DXL, McAfee TIE and McAfee ePO will allow for better security intelligence, faster response times and empower security teams to handle threats using automated tasks,” said D.J. Long, vice president of strategic business development, McAfee. “By leveraging McAfee’s broad portfolio of security solutions along with the industry-leading orchestration capabilities of Resilient, we can now offer solutions that allow security teams to work faster and more efficiently.”

“The McAfee integration helps customers identify incidents quickly and respond decisively to them,” said Ted Julian, vice president of product management and co-founder of IBM Resilient.

“As security threats become more numerous and complex, it is more important than ever to orchestrate these systems by putting the right information in front of the right person at the right time and empowering them to act accordingly.”

The integration of IRP and DXL resistant, McAfee TIE and McAfee ePO is now generally available and can be found in the IBM Security App Exchange.

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