FireEye Endpoint Security Leads MITRE ATT&CK Evaluation

Scoring of MITRE ATT&CK Evaluation Determines FireEye Endpoint
Security the Most Effective Endpoint Solution in a Simulation of
Real-World Attacks by Chinese-Backed Adversary APT3

MILPITAS, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–FireEye, Inc. (NASDAQ: FEYE), the intelligence-led security company,
today announced that FireEye® Endpoint Security has earned the leading
position within the Adversarial Tactics, Techniques and Common Knowledge (ATT&CK)
evaluation by the MITRE Corporation based on an independent
third-party analyst’s public and transparent scoring methodology

The MITRE Corporation is a federally-funded, non-profit research and
development organization with a mission-driven team dedicated to solving
problems for a safer world and runs the Common Vulnerabilities and
Exposures (CVE) system. The ATT&CK framework is used as a foundation for
the development of specific threat models, and methodologies in the
private sector, government, and the broader cybersecurity community. It
is widely used by both cyber security vendors and customers in building
out security programs.

“The MITRE evaluation is a big step forward in security testing, by
replicating real-world adversary behaviors using techniques based on APT3,
a threat group supported by the Chinese government. Additionally, they
are open and transparent with publicly available testing procedures and
evaluation results to enable customers to compare vendor capabilities,”
said Christopher Glyer, Chief Security Architect at FireEye. “Customers
who drill into the results will see FireEye with the highest efficacy of
all vendors across all techniques and procedures, with a strength in
behavioral-based detections. The evaluation demonstrates how FireEye’s
combination of intelligence, expertise and technology is the most
effective way to defend against adversaries in the real world.”

FireEye Delivered the Highest Efficacy, and Most Behavior-Based

Key highlights regarding FireEye Endpoint Security performance results,

  • The highest efficacy score: FireEye Endpoint Security had the
    highest efficacy score, 288, amongst all vendors tested across all
    techniques and procedures, based on an independent
    analyst’s public and transparent scoring methodology.
  • The most behavior-based detections: FireEye Endpoint
    Security had the most behavior-based detections of all tested vendors.
    Behavior-based detection identifies the exact nature of malicious
    activity and provides the context that analysts need to understand the
  • FireEye
    Managed Defense
    , a detection and response service, showcased
    stellar advanced threat hunting, and detection capabilities. Using detailed
    investigative reports
    and rapid-response from FireEye
    Managed Defense, we provided the deepest context around the threat
    during the MITRE evaluation.

Additional third-party validation of FireEye Endpoint Security as an Approved
Business Product from AV-Comparatives
, and certification
from Virus Bulletin
, showcase FireEye Endpoint Security’s leading
position in the market, and the company’s commitment to independent
third-party testing.

For a detailed technical blog around FireEye’s MITRE evaluation, please

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please visit

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For more details from MITRE on FireEye Endpoint Security’s results,
please visit

About FireEye, Inc.

FireEye is the intelligence-led security company. Working as a seamless,
scalable extension of customer security operations, FireEye offers a
single platform that blends innovative security technologies,
nation-state grade threat intelligence, and world-renowned Mandiant®
consulting. With this approach, FireEye eliminates the complexity and
burden of cyber security for organizations struggling to prepare for,
prevent, and respond to cyber-attacks. FireEye has over 7,700 customers
across 67 countries, including more than 50 percent of the Forbes Global

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