Innovation in cyber security earns FireEye the number six spot on
Fast Company’s global list of 410 companies
MILPITAS, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 20, 2019--
FireEye, Inc. (NASDAQ: FEYE), the intelligence-led security company,
today announced that Fast Company has recognized FireEye as one of the
World’s Most Innovative Companies for 2019.
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FireEye was selected for this honor by Fast Company editorial staff
based on the global impact its innovations have had on cyber security,
society, and its overall business this past year. In celebration of the
company’s evolution, FireEye has also revealed
a new logo.
It’s hard to imagine a day when innovation is not among our top
priorities,” said Kevin Mandia, CEO at FireEye. “I believe we
have the most powerful innovation cycle for a cyber security company. We
have hundreds of professional consultants and intelligence analysts on
the front lines of cyber conflict. We incorporate these experiences into
our products. This award is a recognition of our efforts to protect our
customers with innovation learned from the front lines.”
Mandia continued, “FireEye continues to innovate and to change
how organizations worldwide manage their defenses. Our new logo reflects
our transformation as a company – our identity, our vision and our
Bringing Technology, Intelligence, and Expertise Together
FireEye has a unique advantage that no other security company can match.
For 15 years, the company has been gathering insights on the front lines
of cyber security. Today, its team of more than 3,200 employees includes
more than 700 highly experienced threat researchers, platform engineers,
malware analysts, intelligence analysts and investigators. This
real-time threat intelligence and expertise is built into FireEye
products and enables FireEye to provide the best line of defense against
“FireEye has gone from being perceived primarily as a ‘sandbox company’
to a true platform provider,” said Grady Summers, CTO at FireEye.
“By blending our leading technology, intelligence and expertise, we make
our Innovation Cycle real for our customers, and can bring each of these
elements into organizations’ security operations. Further, we
consistently improve and innovate upon these technologies to better
defend our customers.”
From Sandbox Company to Security Platform Provider
The FireEye® Helix™ cloud security operations platform integrates data
from FireEye solutions, as well as third-party tools, to help customers
take control of incidents. Disparate solutions and disjointed alerts
make IT and security leaders inefficient, and in turn, make
organizations less secure. FireEye Helix combines a next-gen SIEM with
security orchestration, compliant reporting, and threat intelligence for
seamless detection and threat mitigation. By automating critical
processes, FireEye Helix minimizes time spent on manual, repetitive
activities freeing security professionals to spend time on their most
Other FireEye innovation highlights from the past year include:
Market: Get access to applications that are easy to search and
deploy, developed by both FireEye and third parties.
On Demand: Address skill shortage issues. Engage
FireEye cyber security experts and get direct access to threat
intelligence when and how they are most needed.
- FireEye Endpoint Security with MalwareGuard™: Machine learning
is only as good as the data set available, and FireEye has some of the
best data in the world. The MalwareGuard machine learning engine is
one of four layers of defense within FireEye
- FireEye Network Security with SmartVision™: Detects malicious
traffic as it moves laterally within an enterprise network, a critical
component to a complete defense-in-depth security posture. SmartVision
Edition is a FireEye
Network Security offering.
- FireEye Email Security with Threat Analysis Evaluation:Access
cloud email efficacy and determine if advanced threats are getting
past current defenses. A no-cost evaluation powered by FireEye
Email Security detects threats other solutions miss.
Fast Company’s Most Innovative Companies issue (March-April 2019) is now
available online at fastcompany.com/MIC,
as well as on newsstands beginning February 27th.
About FireEye, Inc.
FireEye is the intelligence-led security company. Working as a seamless,
scalable extension of customer security operations, FireEye offers a
single platform that blends innovative security technologies,
nation-state grade threat intelligence, and world-renowned Mandiant®
consulting. With this approach, FireEye eliminates the complexity and
burden of cyber security for organizations struggling to prepare for,
prevent, and respond to cyber attacks. FireEye has over 7,700 customers
across 67 countries, including more than 50 percent of the Forbes Global
© 2019 FireEye, Inc. All rights reserved. FireEye, Helix, MalwareGuard,
SmartVision and Mandiant are registered trademarks or trademarks of
FireEye, Inc. in the United States and other countries. All other
brands, products, or service names are or may be trademarks or service
marks of their respective owners.
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