Webroot acquires CyberFlow Analytics

Webroot, a world leader in connectivity and sensors, has acquired the assets of CyberFlow Analytics, an innovator in applying data science to network anomaly detection, the company said.

The company said this acquisition enhances its ability to address internet-connected devices and a threat landscape. Adding the FlowScape network behavioral analytics solution extends Webroot´s machine learning-based cyber security to the network layer.

Webroot will continue to create new solutions that address current and future security use cases, combining a proven track record in endpoint security and threat intelligence with innovative FlowScape anomaly detection to address both known and currently unknown threats.

Webroot delivers next-generation endpoint security, threat intelligence services, and anomaly detection solutions to protect businesses and individuals around the globe, using cloud-based collective threat intelligence.