Dubai – UAE, March 22, 2017 – ixtel®,  co-headquarterered in UAE, and serving regional and global customers, is a leading  digital services company providing a broad range of cyber security and machine learning services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations; and has announced today its partnership with Attivo Networks® as an authorized Partner in the Attivo Networks Partner Program. As such, they can now offer the Attivo Networks ThreatMatrix Deception and Response Platform to its customers requiring continuous threat detection and response against information security attacks.

The Attivo Networks ThreatMatrix Deception-Based Threat Detection and Continuous Response Platform, provides real-time threat detection and attack forensic analysis for accelerated incident response and remediation. It is designed to provide in-network and endpoint detection of cyberattacks from all threat vectors including advanced, stolen credential, ransomware and phishing attacks that have evaded traditional prevention systems. Additionally, the platform empowers partners to build upon the value of their client’s current security infrastructure with attack information sharing and integrations for automated incident response. The solution aligns to Gartner’s Adaptive Security Architecture of Predict, Prevent, Detect and Respond (Gartner, February 2016)* and strengthens the organization’s security posture with early detection of threats, accelerated incident response, and strengthening of prevention systems based on attack information gathered while deceiving and engaging attackers.

“It is Attivo Networks vision to become the most trusted partner for cyber security solutions,” said Ray Kafity, Vice President of Attivo Networks Middle East, Turkey and Africa, META  “Ixtel’s deep security heritage and strategic client partnerships extends our ability to assist our META clients cyber risk and security needs. We are delighted to have ixtel join the Attivo Networks Channel Partner Program and look forward to expanding the powerful set of services and solutions they have today.”

“Investment in a preventive security stack is crucial to harden the security framework for government and enterprise sectors in UAE and GCC countries. That said, we still require a unique deceptive technology that safeguards critical IT and OT in case of an infiltration. Attivo is uniquely providing deception based threat detection to our customers to compliment their existing investment in preventive technologies against today’s advanced threat landscape.” Said Mehdi Quraishi, Chief Executive Officer of ixtel technologies.

About Ixtel

Ixtel is an award-winning provider of managed security and compliance solutions, and is changing the way organizations defend against advanced threats and prevent security breaches. Ixtel CSOC service provides 24×7 security monitoring and alerting and advanced threat detection. Ixtel® protects the networks, data, and applications of some of the world’s leading enterprise customers.

About Attivo Networks

Attivo Networks® is the leader in deception technology for real-time detection, analysis, and accelerated response to advanced, credential, insider, and ransomware cyber-attacks. The Attivo ThreatMatrix™ Deception and Response Platform accurately detects advanced in-network threats and provides scalable continuous threat management for user networks, data centers, cloud, IoT, ICS-SCADA, and POS environments.  Attivo Camouflage dynamic deception techniques and decoys set high-interaction traps to efficiently lure attackers into revealing themselves. Advanced attack analysis and lateral movement tracking are auto-correlated for evidence-based alerts, forensic reporting, and automatic blocking and quarantine of attacks. For more information visit