Press Release October 26, 2018

Illusive Networks Receives Red Herring Top 100 Global Award

Leading Cybersecurity Firm and Pioneer of Endpoint-Based Deception Technology Recognized among the World’s Most Innovative and Disruptive Private Companies


NEW YORK, NY (October 26, 2018) – Illusive Networks, the leader in deception-based cybersecurity, announced today that it was named a 2018 Red Herring Top 100 Global winner. The award recognizes the most promising and innovative privately held technology ventures around the globe.


The Red Herring editorial team selected the most innovative companies from a pool of hundreds from across the world. The nominees are evaluated on at least 20 quantitative and qualitative criteria, which include, but are not limited to: disruptive impact, technology innovation, market footprint, financial performance, social value, quality of management and execution of strategy.


“It is an honor to be recognized again by Red Herring for our cutting-edge cybersecurity solutions.” said Ofer Israeli, founder and CEO of Illusive Networks. “Customer’s around the world are benefiting from Illusive’s ability to reduce the risk of cyber disruption. Joining the amazing Red Herring Global Award alumni affirms our growth and position as an industry leader in deception-based cybersecurity solutions at a time when cyber threats are more pervasive and sophisticated than ever.”


Illusive Networks is a pioneer of deception-based cybersecurity. By eliminating data elements attackers rely on to plan and execute attacks, and by deploying deceptive data at scale in the attacker’s path, Illusive disrupts and disarms cyberattacks at the source. The solution provides customers with ultra-high-fidelity alerts and real-time forensics to mitigate operational disruption and business losses that can result from malicious insiders, criminal, and nation-state originated network resident threats.


More information about the Red Herring Awards can be found here:


About Illusive Networks


Illusive Networks is a pioneer of deception technology, empowering security teams to take informed action against advanced, targeted cyberattacks by detecting and disrupting lateral movement toward critical business assets early in the attack life cycle. Agentless and driven by intelligent automation, Illusive technology enables organizations to significantly increase proactive defense while adding almost no operational overhead. Illusive’s Deceptions Everywhere® approach was conceived by cybersecurity experts with decades of combined experience in cyber warfare and cyber intelligence. With the ability to proactively intervene in the attack process, technology-dependent organizations can preempt significant operational disruption and business losses, and function with greater confidence in today’s complex, hyper-connected world.


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Media Contact for Illusive:


Meredith Zaritheny, Prosek Partners

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