Blue Coat Systems Leverages Cylance's Artificial Intelligence to Help Enterprises Beat Malware

By CIOReview | Tuesday, September 8, 2015

FREMONT, CA: Cylance, a cybersecurity products and services company, partners with Blue Coat Systems, a provider of enterprise security architecture, to bring next-generation anti-malware technology to network security.

As a part of the partnership, Blue Coat Systems' Content Analysis System (CAS) version 1.3 will include Cylance's artificial intelligence engine to provide customers with a valid File Inspection subscription for performing real-time advanced detection as files move through networks. The integrating of two threat detection solutions will enhance customers' ability to detect malicious software and stop targeted attacks with the use of algorithms developed by Cylance’s artificial-intelligence technology.

"Cylance is thrilled to be working with Blue Coat, a fast-growing leader in cybersecurity. Our integration will enable Blue Coat customers to benefit from Cylance's artificial intelligence engine together with Blue Coat's leading Content Analysis System. By integrating these two best-in-class, next-generation threat detection solutions, we're further enhancing customers' ability to detect malicious software and stop advanced, targeted attacks," says Joel Bauman, vice president of corporate and business development, Cylance.