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iSIGHT Partners Forges Strategic Partnership with Check Point Software Technologies

June 18, 2014

Industry-leading ThreatScape® intelligence selected as premium offering within Check Point’s ThreatCloud IntelliStore

DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- iSIGHT Partners, the cyber threat intelligence experts, today announced a strategic partnership with Check Point Software Technologies. Unveiled during the Check Point Experience (CPX) 2014 Europe, held in Barcelona, Spain, Check Point’s ThreatCloud IntelliStore marketplace will offer the companies’ joint customers access to industry-leading threat intelligence from iSIGHT Partners.

This partnership offers Check Point customers unmatched access to iSIGHT Partners high-fidelity intelligence for their Check Point security gateways. Unlike less developed offerings from vendors with limited track records in the intelligence arena, this integration with ThreatCloud IntelliStore provides customers with actionable intelligence, enabling them to proactively block attacks at the gateway.

“ThreatCloud IntelliStore represents an important and critical step forward in the threat intelligence market. It is the first platform to automatically aggregate threat intelligence feeds for real prevention,” said Amnon Bar-Lev, president, Check Point Software Technologies. “iSIGHT Partners provides unique, accurate, and very comprehensive cyber threat intelligence. We are delighted to offer iSIGHT Partners’ premium intelligence in ThreatCloud IntelliStore.”

ThreatCloud IntelliStore is a unique threat intelligence marketplace that enables organizations to select intelligence feeds that will automatically prevent cyberattacks. This offering builds on Check Point’s core security intelligence infrastructure: ThreatCloud™, the industry's largest real-time big data security infrastructure, which delivers threat data from a worldwide network of threat sensors.

“Check Point’s ThreatCloud IntelliStore initiative is blazing a new path – providing truly actionable intelligence to its customers implementing next generation defenses and building advanced intelligence-led security programs,” said John P. Watters, chief executive officer, iSIGHT Partners. “We believe this is a game changer.”

With more than 200 experts in 16 countries across the globe, iSIGHT Partners provides the most comprehensive, adversary focused intelligence in the industry with coverage across a range of topics including Cyber Crime, Cyber Espionage, Distributed Denial of Service, Hacktivism, Enterprise IT, Vulnerability, and Exploitation. In addition to leveraging iSIGHT Partners intelligence to block threats, Check Point customers will be able to understand who is targeting their organization, improve the organization’s security posture, and better communicate the ROI their security programs are generating to business executives. ThreatCloud IntelliStore is available immediately from Check Point’s worldwide partners.

About iSIGHT Partners

iSIGHT Partners is the leading global provider of cyber threat intelligence. With 200+ experts in 16 countries and expertise in 24 languages, only iSIGHT can deliver the full context and intent of the most damaging threats, allowing security organizations to respond faster, defend proactively, and invest smarter. Find iSIGHT Partners on the web at www.iSIGHTpartners.com or email us at info@isightpartners.com.



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