In a recent announcement made by the ambitious cyber defence company, Cybereason, it launched its operations in the Middle East. Cybereason expanding ts global wings found Middle East an important region to be focused upon, given the everyday hacking threats faced by the people, industries and organizations.
With this announcement, Cybereason has committed itself to providing complete visibility and actionable threat detection in the region so as to avoid any form of cyber security breaches. As people look forward to its operations, rivals look upon the ambitious plan launched by the company by choosing Tarek Kuzbari, an industry sales veteran to lead the companies plan.
Tarek Kuzbari, is know to have a thriving experience in the industry sales with world’s top notch security companies such as sales leadership positions at Kaspersky Lab, Group-IB, SABA Software and Bitdefender and now is to lead the path for Cybereason’s Dubai-based operations. He s to look after partner recruitment and enpanelement, as well as increasing brand recognition across the region.
Sharing his views on cyber security in Middle East region, Lior Div, CEO and co-founder, Cybereason stated- “The digital transformation era is expanding the attack surface and the potential damage for companies is higher than ever. Our future proof technology protects the world’s largest brands from evolving threats. Together with our local partners, we will deliver the best cyber defense platform into the Middle East market, which will help defenders find and eliminate sophisticated breaches faster than any other platform in the world.”
After gaining recognition as the top-ranked current offering in the recently published “The Forrester Wave™: Endpoint Detection & Response, Q1 2020” and a strong rating in NSS Labs Inc.’s recent Advanced Endpoint Protection (AEP) Test with a perfect score in the ‘Resistance to Evasion’ category and near perfect scores in several additional categories apparently became the basis for the expansion plan.
One of the major reasons for the recognition was Cybereason’s cloud-based EPP platform that delivered automation of industry-leading ratio of one analyst to 150,000 endpoints, compared with the industry benchmark of one analyst to 20,000 endpoints.
By choosing Tarek Kuzbari, the company has declared that it is not satisfied with its exsisting achievements is now ready to build its strong foothold in the Middle East. As the company looks forward towards him with expectations Tarek Kuzbari seems equally excited with his new found role.
In a statement he said “I’m looking forward to extending Cybereason’s reach to new enterprises and organizations facing a constant fatigue of alerts and incidents that require 24 x 7 attention and focus. The adversary is winning and as a company Cybereason is poised to turn the tables in favor of the defenders. In the Middle East, where breach costs and exfiltration rates are some of the highest in the world, Cybereason stands ready to shore up defenses and build safer environments for everyone.”
With this the Middle East is all set with both its consumers and rivals to welcome the giant in the ongoing backgroud of everday cyber threats faced by it.