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About TrapX Security

TrapX Security provides cloud-based and on-premises cyber-security solutions. With the TrapX 360 platform, enterprises are able to detect and analyze Zero-Day and undetected malware used by the world's most destructive Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) organizations, build threat profiles, block attacks, and automatically remediate damage inflicted on IT ecosystems.On February 1st, 2022, TrapX Security was acquired by Commvault at a valuation between $20M and $30M.

TrapX Security Headquarter Location

3031 Tisch Way 110 Plaza West

San Jose, California, 95128,

United States

+1 855 249 4453

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These companies provide solutions that monitor the dark web for compromised credentials, deceive hackers with fake targets or virtual traps (“honeypots”), or provide information on the latest cyber threats and attack tactics.

TrapX Security named as Outperformer among 9 other companies, including ThreatQuotient, Attivo Networks, and Recorded Future.

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TrapX DeceptionGrid 7.2 protects containers against cryptojacking and other malicious attacks

Jul 30, 2021

TrapX DeceptionGrid 7.2 protects containers against cryptojacking and other malicious attacks TrapX Security launched TrapX DeceptionGrid 7.2 featuring a new capability to protect containerized environments such as Kubernetes . TrapX DeceptionGrid secures container environments across on-premises and cloud infrastructures ( AWS , Azure ), independent of attack vectors. By detecting advanced cyber-attacks and providing visibility into attempts to exploit applications’ vulnerabilities and lateral movement between containers, DeceptionGrid 7.2 delivers comprehensive protection for enhanced incident response and active defense. “Many believe that containers improve application isolation and are easy to patch, and that isolation is established by default to limit container access to required resources only,” said Steve Preston, TrapX CEO. “But experience has shown that this technology is vulnerable to malicious attacks. Container-specific security is critical to protecting applications and compute resources from cryptojacking and other threats, without getting in the way of development, integration and delivery practices.” Cryptojacking can quickly drain an entire system’s resources and disrupt every application in the cluster, essentially putting physical or virtual machines under a denial of service (DoS) attack. In addition to draining resources, this attack method can also allow attackers to exfiltrate data from the applications running on the cluster. TrapX DeceptionGrid detects cyber-attacks, like cryptojacking, and provides visibility into attempts to exploit applications’ vulnerabilities and lateral movement between containers. It creates a prepackaged deceptive Kubernetes pod with a trap container, which communicates with the TrapX Security Operations Console (TSOC) and runs emulations that fool attackers into interacting with them, imposing risk back onto the attacker by distracting, diverting, and detecting malicious activity. Organizations can deploy as many TrapX deceptive pods as necessary to any node or create an entire deceptive node of deceptive pods for non-disruptive protection across a broad array of systems and devices. New for DeceptionGrid 7.2 DeceptionGrid is powered by patented TrapX technology that delivers the power of deception without the overhead, in addition to breakthrough container security. The latest version includes: Detection of the SolarWinds Sunburst backdoor Enhanced detection of supply chain attacks like Kaseya Detection of attempts to exploit the PrintNightmare vulnerability “The threat landscape has permanently changed,” said Guy Waizel, TrapX COO. “Next-level attacks are invisible to legacy security technology, leaving systems and devices exposed and vulnerable. TrapX DeceptionGrid fills a vital gap in layered cybersecurity, providing protection for the expanded attack surface and the power of active defense.” More about

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  • When was TrapX Security founded?

    TrapX Security was founded in 2012.

  • Where is TrapX Security's headquarters?

    TrapX Security's headquarters is located at 3031 Tisch Way, San Jose.

  • What is TrapX Security's latest funding round?

    TrapX Security's latest funding round is Acquired.

  • How much did TrapX Security raise?

    TrapX Security raised a total of $51M.

  • Who are the investors of TrapX Security?

    Investors of TrapX Security include Commvault, BRM Group, Opus Capital, Strategic Cyber Ventures, Intel Capital and 5 more.

  • Who are TrapX Security's competitors?

    Competitors of TrapX Security include ZeroFox, Digital Shadows, ThreatBlockr, Attivo Networks, Cybersixgill, ThreatQuotient, EclecticIQ, ReversingLabs, ActiveFence, Flashpoint and 14 more.

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