Manufacturers are increasingly being targeted not just by traditional malicious actors such as hackers and cyber-criminals, but by competing companies and nations engaged in corporate espionage. Motivations range from money and revenge to competitive advantage and strategic disruption.
IT may not be a core-competency of many manufacturing businesses – even large ones. Most manufacturing companies of size have highly distributed facilities and in most cases chaotic networks. Resources and personnel are always constrained.
The ease of deployment and management of Ridgeback makes the security team’s arguments to operating management an easier task, thanks to its easy-to-grasp method of operation – the infinite hall of mirrors.
The feedback we have received from a customer in manufacturing is that Ridgeback will enable them to leapfrog all the issues created by IDS/IPS systems and that it will be a force multiplier in their sprawling network.