Headquartered in Milpitas, CA, FireEye's innovative security products act like defense mechanism for firms. Network Security (NX), a key weapon in FireEye’s arsenal, serves as a protection device for companies by blocking malicious files and thereby prevents the exploitative attempts of hackers. “NX enable organizations to prevent, detect, and respond to network-based zero day exploit attempts, web drive-by downloads, and advanced malware that routinely bypass conventional signature-reliant defenses,” explains DeWalt.
In addition to NX, FireEye offers a range of products aimed at enabling company’s security architecture adapt to prevent today’s cyber attacks. For example, to tackle email Spear Phishing attacks FireEye’s Email Security Products (EX Series and ETP) are potent set of tools. “By detonating and analyzing suspicious email attachments and embedded URLs, and blocking anything malicious, organizations can prevent, detect, and respond to email-based cyber attacks.
NX enable organizations to prevent, detect, and respond to network-based zero day exploit attempts, web drive-by downloads, and advanced malware that routinely bypass conventional signaturereliant defenses
Going Forward, FireEye’s next mission is to expand its footprint in the IoT segment where it can provide internal security to internet-connected devices like thermostats, lighting fixtures, automobiles, and smart phones. DeWalt says, "In IoT-related security, FireEye has focused on infrastructure side which is going to change in future.” The company will soon launch security operations in Japan, Germany and Middle East.