San Diego, CA (PRWEB) April 26, 2013
Confident Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of image-based authentication and verification solutions, today announced that its patented image-based authentication and verification technologies have achieved McAfee Compatible status with the McAfee Enterprise Security Manager (ESM), McAfee’s Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) platform. As a member of the McAfee Security Innovation Alliance™, Confident Technologies can now provide joint customers additional, actionable data for SIEM to identify and address critical security threats.
Confident Technologies’ image-based authentication and verification solutions are used to capture IP addresses and other data of users accessing enterprise systems, websites or mobile applications, and feed that data to McAfee ESM for analysis and risk management. With this integration, Confident Technologies’ image-based authentication solutions are able to provide progressive authentication based upon risk factors and security level, as well as to provide McAfee ESM with data that can be used to identify and block malicious IP addresses, brute force attacks and other web-born security threats. Confident Technologies’ user authentication solutions for web, mobile and multifactor authentication can be inserted as a layer of authentication anywhere in the enterprise that will gain benefit from the additional threat intelligence fed into McAfee ESM.
“The seamless integration of our image-based authentication and verification solutions with McAfee ESM provides our customers with valuable security intelligence that they can use to strengthen their web security operations, protect user accounts and even enhance compliance auditing and reporting,” said Roman Yudkin, chief technology officer, Confident Technologies.
“We are pleased that Confident Technologies has completed their compatibility testing with McAfee ESM, and we’re excited about the joint solution,” said Ed Barry, vice president of the McAfee Security Innovation Alliance. “Together we can provide greater threat intelligence to McAfee ESM, enabling faster time to problem identification and resolution.”
The McAfee Security Innovation Alliance brings together the world’s leading security innovations to deliver more comprehensive solutions than those available from any single vendor and to provide mutual customers faster time to deployment and lower total cost of ownership. To learn more about the McAfee Security Innovation Alliance please visit: http://www.mcafee.com/sia.
About Confident Technologies
Confident Technologies, Inc. provides intuitive and secure, image-based authentication and verification technologies for websites, web and mobile applications, and enterprise systems. Multifactor authentication solutions from Confident Technologies increase security without the need for expensive hardware tokens, smart cards or biometrics, and improve user experience through an easy-to-use, image-based interface. For more information, visit http://www.ConfidentTechnologies.com.
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