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October 3, 2018

Three New Vendor Solutions Join Ranks of ICSA Labs ATD Certified Following Q3 2018 Test Cycle

ICSA Labs certified advanced threat defense (ATD) vendors following ICSA Labs' Q3 2018 ATD test cycle include: Barracuda (report), CounterTack (report), Juniper (report), Kaspersky Lab (report), Nyotron (report), & Trend Micro (report).

July 1, 2018

ICSA Labs Posts Q2 2018 Advanced Threat Defense Results

Following Q2 2018 test cycle, Barracuda (report), Fortinet (report), Kaspersky Lab (report), and Trend Micro (report) solutions maintained ICSA Labs Advanced Threat Defense (ATD) security certification j.mp/ATD_Q2_2018.

April 5, 2018

Barracuda Networks Maintains Standard ATD Certification

Congratulations Barracuda Networks for maintaining standard ATD certification for Barracuda NextGen Firewall F-Series following ICSA Labs’ Q1 2018 test cycle! http://bit.ly/2Hbk919

April 5, 2018

Fortinet Maintains Standard ATD and ATD-Email Certification

Congratulations for maintaining standard ATD and ATD-Email certification for your Advanced Threat Protection Solution following ICSA Labs’ Q1 2018 test cycle! !

April 5, 2018

Trend Micro Maintains Standard ATD and ATD-Email Certification

Congratulations for maintaining standard ATD and ATD-Email certification for Trend Micro™ Deep Discovery Inspector & Deep Discovery E-Mail Inspector following ICSA Labs’ Q1 2018 test cycle!

January 12, 2018

High levels of Locky Ransomware in .7z archives during Q4 2017

It was once only a pipedream that a security product would be able to detect unknown, new malware.  But as highlighted by ICSA Labs’ quarterly-recurring advanced threat defense (ATD) security certification testing, there is in fact a short list of security vendors that not only detect new threats, but do it well

October 11, 2017

Ransomware Higher During Q3 Advanced Threat Defense Testing

ICSA Labs encourages enterprises to consider the results of its quarterly advanced threat defense (ATD) security testing and to demand only ICSA Labs certified ATD solutions. In ATD and the related ATD-Email testing, ICSA Labs tests to see how well security vendor solutions detect new and little-known malicious threats. Testing for Q3 2017 just recently concluded and the results are posted.

January 7, 2017

Today's Hottest Threats

As reported in the press, Ransomware was hot in 2016. That rings true - and is reflected in - ICSA Labs' standard ATD and ATD-Email testing. Received spam emails with Ransomware numbered upwards of 30,000 per day in both the Q2 and Q3 2016 test cycles and nearly 70,000 per day in the Q4 2016 test cycle. Read the full article. 

December 12, 2016

FireEye Network Security achieves Advanced Threat Defense certification

FireEye, Inc. (NASDAQ: FEYE), the intelligence-led security company, today announced that FireEye Network Security (NX) achieved Advanced Threat Defense (ATD) certification in the latest round of independent testing from ICSA Labs, a leading third-party testing and certification body and an independent division of Verizon.

>>Read the full press release

August 30, 2016

Why is Advanced Threat Defense Important? Q&A with Jack Walsh of ICSA Labs

Jack Walsh, new initiatives & mobility programs manager at ICSA Labs discusses the latest rounds of Advanced Threat Defense (ATD) certification testing, and the security products being created to help protect end users against previously unknown threats.