MILPITAS, Calif., Dec. 19, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- FireEye, Inc. (Nasdaq:FEYE), the leader in stopping today's advanced cyber attacks, today announced that FireEye Labs discovered more zero-day advanced attacks than any security company in 2013. The attacks include:
- Operation DeputyDog (CVE-2013-3893)
- Operation Ephemeral Hydra (CVE-2013-3918)
- Council of Foreign Relations watering hole attack (CVE-2012-4792)
- Department of Labor watering hole attack (CVE-2013-1347)
- Building the FireEye Zero-Day Discovery Center that uncovered 11 zero-day vulnerabilities exploited in targeted attacks.
- Finding two major vulnerabilities in Google's Android ™ mobile operating system.
- Uncovering the 14 most common sandbox evasion methods.
- Cataloging 160 APT campaigns across 25 million attack events.
- Leveraging next-generation analytics that helped identify high-profile advance campaigns such as Operation DeputyDog and Operation Ephemeral Hydra.
- Establishing Cyber Forensic Labs in five major locations across the globe to support customers with evidence acquisition, chain of custody, and investigations as necessary.
About FireEye, Inc.FireEye has invented a purpose-built, virtual machine-based security platform that provides real-time threat protection to enterprises and governments worldwide against the next generation of cyber attacks. These highly sophisticated cyber attacks easily circumvent traditional signature-based defenses, such as next-generation firewalls, IPS, anti-virus, and gateways. The FireEye Threat Prevention Platform provides real-time, dynamic threat protection without the use of signatures to protect an organization across the primary threat vectors and across the different stages of an attack life cycle. The core of the FireEye platform is a virtual execution engine, complemented by dynamic threat intelligence, to identify and block cyber attacks in real time. FireEye has over 1,300 customers across more than 40 countries, including over 100 of the Fortune 500. © 2013 FireEye, Inc. All rights reserved. FireEye, Dynamic Threat Intelligence, and APT Discovery Center are registered trademarks or trademarks of FireEye, Inc. in the United States and other countries. Microsoft and Internet Explorer are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or other countries. Adobe and Acrobat are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Adobe Systems Incorporated in the United States and/or other countries. Android is a trademark of Google Inc. All other brands, products, or service names are or may be trademarks or service marks of their respective owners.
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