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GoSecure Named a Major Player in the IDC MarketScape: Canadian Security Services 2019 Vendor Assessment

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GoSecure, a leading provider of Managed Detection and Response (MDR) services and a Predictive Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR) platform, today announced that it has been named a Major Player in the IDC MarketScape: Canadian Security Services 2019 Vendor Assessment.

The report, “IDC MarketScape: Canadian Security Services 2019 Vendor Assessment (Doc # CA44419519, August 2019), evaluated 15 security service providers with operations and customers in Canada using the IDC MarketScape model. This process included interviews of the 15 providers and one or more customers from each provider. Providers were measured in terms of current capabilities and future strategies for delivering services to customers in the Canadian market.

Neal Creighton, Chief Executive Officer of GoSecure said, “Being named a Major Player in the IDC MarketScape: Canadian Security Services 2019 Vendor Assessment is an honor and we are proud to be recognized by the IDC MarketScape for our continued growth and traction of our managed detection and response services in Canada. Our powerful combination of cutting-edge technology and experienced cybersecurity professionals enable us to protect some of Canada’s most prestigious brands.”

GoSecure Managed Detection and Response provides an unprecedented view into an organization’s risks combined with market leading analysis, correlation and response to dramatically reduce malicious activity dwell time. Backed by a 15-minute threat detection to mitigation SLA, GoSecure MDR is the only solution to combine endpoint, network and email detection and response capabilities.

“GoSecure has created an end-to-end MDR platform with tight integration with its services,” according to Kevin Lonergan, Research Manager of Security and Infrastructure at IDC Canada. “And, uncommon for most MDR providers, GoSecure offers a complete portfolio of managed security services.”

“Our approach to hunting, detecting and mitigating threats and attacks is truly unique” continued Creighton. “And we look forward to continuing our dramatic growth in Canada and globally in the coming year.”

GoSecure offers a full range of cybersecurity solutions from advisory services that include cybersecurity threat assessments and penetration testing to full stack security technologies and managed security services, powered by the CounterTack platform, that address detection and response, insider threats, and forensics analysis that mitigate emerging attack vectors like ransomware and fileless malware. This is the second year in a row that GoSecure has been named a Major Player in the IDC MarketScape: Canadian Security Services Vendor Assessment.*

*Source: IDC MarketScape: Canadian Security Services 2018 Vendor Assessment, doc #CA43005218, March 2018

About IDC MarketScape

IDC MarketScape vendor assessment model is designed to provide an overview of the competitive fitness of ICT (information and communications technology) suppliers in a given market. The research methodology utilizes a rigorous scoring methodology based on both qualitative and quantitative criteria that results in a single graphical illustration of each vendor’s position within a given market. IDC MarketScape provides a clear framework in which the product and service offerings, capabilities and strategies, and current and future market success factors of IT and telecommunications vendors can be meaningfully compared. The framework also provides technology buyers with a 360-degree assessment of the strengths and weaknesses of current and prospective vendors.

About GoSecure

GoSecure is recognized as a leader and innovator in cybersecurity solutions. The company is the first and only to integrate an Endpoint and Network threat detection platform, Managed Detection and Response services, and Cloud/SaaS delivery. The CounterTack Platform delivers predictive multi-vector detection, prevention, and response by applying a unique combination of behavioral analysis, memory forensics, machine learning, and reputational techniques to counter the most advanced threats. Our MDR Services are driven by aggressive SLAs for rapid response and active mitigation services that directly touch the customers’ network and endpoints. Together, these capabilities provide the most effective response to the increased sophistication of continuously evolving malware and malicious insiders that target people, processes and systems. With focus on innovation quality, integrity and respect, GoSecure has become the trusted provider of cybersecurity products and services to organizations of all sizes, across all industries globally. To learn more, please visit: