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11/13/2017
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Jai Vijayan
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Emerging IT Security Technologies: 13 Categories, 26 Vendors

A rundown of some of the hottest security product areas, and vendors helping to shape them.
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IoT Security

Products for securing IoT devices that connect to the enterprise network - from plant floor sensors to industrial control systems and facilities management technologies.

Vendor: Arxan

Source and binary code-level application protection for IoT devices.

Factors to Watch

  • Early player in healthcare and automotive IoT
  • Runtime application security protection for IoT and embedded devices
  • ISO 13485 Certification for connected medical device application security

Key Executives: CEO Joe Sander has been at the helm since August 2015. He joined Arxan from healthcare IT organization Harmony Information Systems, where he was president and CEO.

Founded: 2001

Vendor: Forescout

Agentless visibility, classification, and control of IoT devices connecting to the enterprise network.

Factors to Watch

  • Policy-based automation and orchestration
  • Agentless device discovery
  • Strong financials. Raised $116 million from October 2017 IPO; currently valued at over $900 million

Key Executives: CEO and President Michael DeCesare is an industry veteran with previous experience serving as President of Intel Security. Founder Oded Comay is CTO; Co-Founder Dror Comay is chief architect.

Founded: 2000

Analyst Commentary: Pwnie Express is another company worth keeping an eye on with its tools for helping organizations identity IoT assets on the enterprise network and to assess and respond to any security threats on them, Pescatore says.

"I like Bastille and Waratek as interesting companies," Lindstrom says.

"I'm a huge fan of Bayshore Networks," adds IDC's Dickson.

Image Source: Panchenko Vladimir via Shutterstock

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