Hexis Cyber Solutions Announces New 27-Minute Webinar on Curing Alert Fatigue

HANOVER, Md., April 14, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hexis Cyber Solutions, Inc. (Hexis), a wholly-owned subsidiary of The KEYW Holding Corporation (Nasdaq:KEYW), and a provider of advanced cybersecurity solutions for commercial companies and government agencies, will be hosting a series of complimentary webinars that will discuss ways in which security professionals can solve the problem of "alert fatigue" using Hexis' flagship solution, HawkEye G.

Enterprise security teams are tasked with overcoming challenges attributed to successful malware removal. According to a 2015 Ponemon Institute Research study, teams waste approximately 395 hours each week vetting malware alerts, most of which end up as false positives. Security teams are in need of a solution that will provide deep network analysis, endpoint visibility and threat validation for an increased level of confidence in removal. In this upcoming webinar series, Chris Carlson, Senior Director, Hexis Cyber Solutions will discuss the ways in which, Hexis' flagship solution, HawkEye G, helps security teams detect, verify and remove threats at machine speed.

The 27-minute long webinar, "Curing Alert Fatigue: Next generation techniques for reducing false positives and leveraging threat scoring technology" will officially kick off on Thursday, April 16, 2015 at 10 a.m. ET. Additional webinars on Automated Threat Removal will occur on:

  • Thursday, May 7, 2015 at 12:00 p.m. ET
  • Wednesday, May 20, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. ET
  • Thursday, June 4, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. ET

Webinar attendees will walk away with the knowledge needed to:

  • Establish a comprehensive view of network and endpoint behavior
  • Reduce false positives by leveraging existing detection systems and confirming infections
  • Speed up incident response time while decreasing threat dwell time
  • Expertly remove threats and stop data exfiltration through policy-based countermeasures

Interested attendees can register for the webinar here.

About Hexis Cyber Solutions

Hexis Cyber Solutions, Inc. is a team of cybersecurity experts delivering solutions that enable organizations to defend against and remove cyber threats at machine speeds before they do damage. Hexis' advanced security solutions use real-time endpoint sensors, network detection, and threat analytics to provide organizations with an intelligent and automated threat detection and response solution. Hexis' solutions deliver improved visibility into the network and endpoints, threat verification, and automated threat removal capabilities for organizations of all sizes.

Hexis Cyber Solutions, Inc. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of The KEYW Holding Corporation (KEYW), based in Hanover, Maryland with engineering offices in Columbia, Maryland and San Mateo, California. Hexis' solutions were developed leveraging KEYW's expertise in supporting our nation's cybersecurity missions. For more information contact Hexis Cyber Solutions, 7740 Milestone Parkway, Suite 400, Hanover, Maryland 21076; Phone 443-733-1900; Fax 443-733-1901; E-mail info@hexiscyber.com; or on the Web at www.hexiscyber.com.

Follow Hexis on Twitter: @hexis_cyber.

About KEYW

KEYW provides agile cyber superiority, cybersecurity, and geospatial intelligence solutions for U.S. Government intelligence and defense customers and commercial enterprises. We create our solutions by combining our services and expertise with hardware, software, and proprietary technology to meet our customers' requirements. For more information contact KEYW Corporation, 7740 Milestone Parkway, Suite 400, Hanover, Maryland 21076; Phone 443-733-1600; Fax 443-733-1601; E-mail investors@keywcorp.com; or on the Web at www.keywcorp.com.

CONTACT: For Media Inquiries: Nina Korfias - MSLGROUP 781.684.6560 hexis@mslgroup.com For Investor Relations: Chris Donaghey - Hexis 443.733.1600 cdonaghey@hexiscyber.comSource:KEYW Corp.