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Top 10 Enterprise Security Startups - 2018

Cyber attacks continue to become more sophisticated by the minute, making it easier for hackers to exploit the weak spots of enterprise digital infrastructures. The need to ensure cybersecurity has become more imperative than ever. A remarkable amount of enterprise security startups were launched in the past half-decade with the notion in mind to secure everything that is digital in any industry. As reported instances of breaches continue to rise, the cybersecurity market is inevitably blooming and is estimated to reach a huge $100 billion by 2020. The recent past has witnessed the entry of a number of a nimble startup whose founders have deep expertise in their sleeves. They leverage the most modern technologies in the space such as blockchain, analytics, AI and machine learning. More importantly, the startup culture that they embrace is a token of the flexibility with which they can align with the unique requirements of their clients.

In this edition of Enterprise Security, we present you the “Top 10 Enterprise Security Startups - 2018”. In the last few months, a distinguished panel comprising of CEOs, CIOs, VCs, and analysts including Enterprise Security editorial board reviewed the top companies in the domain and shortlisted the ones that are at the helm of tackling the dynamic challenges of Cyber Security. The companies compiled in this issue have exhibited extensive business process knowledge, along with in-depth, integrated, and innovative strategies in the security space.

    Top Enterprise Security Startups

  • Cryptyk provides decentralized cloud security and storage with protection from operational, external, viral, internal, and surveillance threats, becoming one of the first enterprise security startups. The unique cloud technology of Cryptyk assumes that infringements of online security are frequent and inevitable for every provider of cloud storage and business network. Their technology eliminates potential liabilities related to any unwanted breaches rather than trying to stop these breaches. By leveraging user encrypted file management and decentralized architecture for network storage, the company achieves this goal. Successful hackers can only steal a useless portion of any payload of data, even if they break multiple barriers to encryption and user authentication. The company’s platform converts all data into a safe to hack format instead of trying to hack-proof cloud storage.

  • CyberSaint is a SaaS solutions provider and an enterprise security startup, which enable continuous improvement of an organization’s cybersecurity posture and manage an effective cyber strategy. The CyberStrong platform manages risk in confidence with flexibility and scalability which keeps the clients up to speed with digital transformation and the evolutions in the threat landscape. Built on the rules engine of the NIST Framework, the Platform uses credible risk data, compliance assessments, and C level reports to reinforce the cyber strategy by measuring and improving communication. The platform users take up cybersecurity framework with visibility, clarity, and unparalleled speed and carry out continuous management enthusiastically in a manner which is easily educated to the board or other C level shareholders.

  • Cyberspace Armor is an enterprise security company which aims to help and organizations safeguard their data, resources, and assets in cyberspace. The company’s mission is to secure the future of cyberspace. Using AI, the platform provides end to end protection from malicious harm to systems, networks, and data. Cyberspace Armor focuses on using the appropriate safeguards to ensure information systems confidentiality and integrity. The company provides complete data security and information technology services and products to the local government, commercial firms, and federal government. Cyberspace Armor is dedicated to cybersecurity, hindering cyber crime, and computer security.

  • CyberSwarm is manufacturing a CPU focused for cybersecurity which enables every device to fend off cyber attacks by itself. The enterprise security company’s neuromorphic system on a chip is focused to helping organizations secure communication between connected devices and protect crucial business assets. The products of CyberSwarm feature two distinct technologies: a parallel channel of communication and an artificial neural synapse. A bottom up cybersecurity approach is offered to organizations starting from the hardware level, as well as the possibility of deploying their own custom software. The brain-on-a-chip includes machine learning hardware and artificial neural synapses that help analyze and quantify risks, adapt and respond to threats in real time, making it a cybersecurity device of capable of thinking.

  • Disrupt6 is an enterprise security company which supplies next-generation security solutions for the next generation internet protocol. The company’s mission is to provide Security Products for the Internet of Things (IoT) market. The company specializes in collecting and analyzing data in a full dual-stack environment, sources and methods leverage real time and actual data. The tools of Disrupt6 provide visibility for clients making the transition to IPv6, including customer migration visibility, workflow management and detection of intrusion specifically designed for the new Internet. The company’s efforts are focused on recognizing and stopping attackers prior to striking; mitigating risks prior to becoming problems. For internet security, Disrupt6 believes that predicting behaviors to avert attacks is the way of the future.

  • Fortify 24x7, a specialized IT services provider and an enterprise security startup, grants an array of best of breed cybersecurity solutions and services for companies. The company has an expert team which combines preconditioned industry certified minds and practical real-world experience which can never be recreated. The company is relentless in providing the best protection available for clients and is honored to be recognized for their hard work. Fortify 24x7 has affiliations throughout the North American peninsula, including local and federal law enforcement agencies like the FBI, national cybersecurity institute (NCI), a center for internet security, and global cyber alliance.

  • Layered Insight was the first enterprise security company to introduce the one-of-its-kind multidimensional and multi-layered visibility and control for containerized applications. Utilizing the first embedded security approach from the company, Layered Insight solves container performance and protection challenges by giving an accurate insight into container images, adaptive container running analysis, and automated container behavior enforcement. The company allows organizations to unite DevOps and SecOps. By implementing the company’s first embedded security approach; solutions to three key challenges faced by all organizations are sorted.

  • NuID which provides state-of-the-art decentralized authentication and digital identity management solutions has become a foremost enterprise security startup. The company provides a powerful new method to authenticate individuals and entities in a client’s network by leveraging zero knowledge cryptography and blockchain technology to develop a portable and safe authentication environment. NuID’s trusted identity eliminates the necessity for businesses to store credentials and passwords. NuID backs passwordless authentication factors which prevent account embezzlement with stolen passwords. The company’s authentication model detaches the representation of an individual’s credentials, whilst multi-factor policies are simplified.

  • CapLinked is an enterprise security startup which provides secure virtual data rooms and document management platform for working on asset sales, mergers, financing, and acquisitions which secure workspaces. CapLinked serves as a central platform for easily and securely bringing together businesses and outside collaborators and sharing sensitive information. The platform makes managing business transactions in the cloud faster, safer, and simpler. The safe platform supplies companies with easy to use capital raising tools, asset sales, mergers and acquisitions, real estate deals, investment and board reporting, business development negotiations, and other types of complex business transactions.

  • Centripetal Networks

    Centripetal Networks

    Centripetal Networks, an enterprise security provider, supplies a purpose-built hardware platform which enables real-time network defense to offer visibility and identity threat indicators at scale. With Centripetal, clients persistently prevent over 90% of known threats with applied threat intelligence, rapid correlation and automated enforcement of millions of IOC policies against live network traffic with live cyber analyst support. Centripetal has developed RuleGate Threat Intelligence Gate, a revolutionary new technology capable of automatically collecting, processing and applying CTI to stop attacks before any damage to your networks occurs. Centripetal's gateway system also offers productivity and cost benefits in addition to significantly improving cybersecurity. Centripetal users experience a significant reduction in event volume, false alerts, and analyst workload by stopping so much all-risk, no-business traffic at network entry.