OpenText’s Top-Level Managed Detection and Response Offerings Recognized in MITER Engenuity ATT&CK 2022 Assessments for Managed Services

Fully OpenText Managed Security Service eliminates false positives and promotes cyber resilience

WATERLOO, ON, November 9, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Today, OpenTextMT (NASDAQ: OTEX), (TSX: OTEX), a global leader in information management, announced its impressive results in the first of its kind, MITER Engenuity ATT&CK® Assessments for Managed Services including both managed detection and response (MDR) and managed security service providers (MSSP). The assessment was designed to provide transparent and unbiased information on how the MDR and MSSP capabilities perform and analyze adversary behavior. A key performance highlight of the evaluation showed that OpenText did not register any false positives in the interactive evaluation process.

MITER ATT&CK Ingenuity® The assessments program brings together product and service providers with MITER experts to collaborate in evaluating security solutions. The evaluation process applies a systematic methodology using a threat-aware purple team approach to capture critical context around a solution’s ability to detect or protect against known adversary behavior as defined by the ATT&CK knowledgebase.

MITER Engenuity has recognized the high quality of OpenText security services by quickly detecting real incidents and recording a 100% detection rate of attacker tactics. Additionally, OpenText reported zero false positives, demonstrating its ability to minimize noise for organizations’ overwhelmed and understaffed security teams. OpenText performed very well in the strategically important discovery tactic of MITER ATT&CK. With today’s unmanaged devices, segmented networks, and third-party identities connecting to cloud assets, discovering malicious assets is now the primary battleground in a contested cloud space. Other participants in the evaluation included Crowdstrike, Cybereason, Microsoft, Palo Alto Networks, Rapid 7, red canarySentinel 1, etc.

“OpenText security solutions continue to help enterprises, government agencies, and businesses of all sizes achieve cyber resilience,” said Sandy Ono, executive vice president and chief marketing officer of OpenText. “With one of the broadest security portfolios available today, OpenText is proud that its MDR stands out as a service that comprehensively detects threats and helps scale the capabilities of resource-constrained security teams. our clients.”

Extended detection and response powered by OpenText (MxDR) is a 100% remote, cloud-based virtual security operations center for rapid detection, response and remediation of cyber threats. Using behavioral analytics aligned with the MITER ATT&CK framework and its own threat research, OpenText MxDR provides continuous 24x7x365 real-time threat monitoring, early detection in the cyber skill chain, forensic investigations digital, advanced threat hunting by a team of threat hunters, incident response and remediation, a dedicated team with two-way communication. OpenText MxDR is available worldwide, either directly or through the company’s global network of security partners.

“Working with OpenText Security Services has enhanced my team’s abilities to detect cyber threats through their advanced expertise in threat hunting,” said Chris Melen, Chief Information Security Officer at Ginkgo Bioworks. “Partnering with OpenText has not only helped reduce our organization’s overall cyber risk profile, but has also allowed junior members of my team to gain valuable skills and insights from subject matter experts at the OpenText team. It was truly a ‘one team’ approach to ensuring we keep our information and operations in a state of trust.”

OpenText offers a wide range of security solutionincluding risk and compliance advice, Digital Forensics and Incident Response (DFIR) and managed security services, including OpenText MxDR. Learn more about OpenText security services here.

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