United Auto Insurance Company

  • Solved the following operational challenges with Stealthwatch by Lancope:
    • Reduced mean-time-to-know (MTTK) for root causes of network or security incidents
    • Improved in network performance, forensic analysis
    • Enhanced network security posture
    • Increased efficiency in the identification of security threats, correlation of user identity and activity, flow collection, monitoring and analysis
    • Enhanced compliance posture

Use Case

  • Primarily uses Stealthwatch by Lancope in the following ways:

    • Incident response
    • Network forensics
    • Security forensics
    • Application performance monitoring
    • PCI compliance
    • Network performance monitoring
  • Used Stealthwatch to detect or prevent the following security threats:
    • Advanced persistent threats
    • Network malware or virus
    • Suspicious user behavior
    • External hacking attempt
    • Compromised host
    • Command and control traffic/ botnets
    • Network reconnaissance
  • Is doing the following with Stealthwatch by Lancope deployment:
    • Operating in a classified network with strictly controlled access to specific segments
    • Monitoring traffic within a data center, physical and virtual

Results

  • Chose Stealthwatch by Lancope for the following capabilities:
    • Behavior-based security monitoring
    • Real-time flow monitoring capabilities
    • Forensics
    • Advanced persistent threat (APT) detection
    • Auditing and compliance requirements
    • Identity awareness
    • Application-aware network performance monitoring
  • Selected Stealthwatch by Lancope over the following vendors:
    • Arbor Networks
    • NetQoS / CA
    • Open source solution
  • Meets enterprise requirements by utilizing the following Stealthwatch by Lancope benefits:
    • Scalability and flexibility
    • Real-time threat detection and correlation with user identity data
    • Improved incident response and threat management
    • Regulatory compliance
    • Enterprise-wide visibility into network activity
    • Deployment and support simplicity
    • Enterprise-wide user monitoring
    • Forensic analysis
  • Improved time to mitigation of a security incident by more than 75 percent by deploying Stealthwatch by Lancope.
  • Rated the following Stealthwatch by Lancope capabilities as compared to competing vendors:
    • Network Security: Much Better
    • Performance Monitoring: Much Better
    • Network Visibility: Better
    • Innovation: Better

Testimonials

“The anomaly based protection has been very instrumental in identifying security threats both internally and externally.”