Press Releases


New Ponemon Report Reveals High Cost of Malware Containment

Organisations spend half a million pounds, annually, dealing with false positive alerts
A new report from The Ponemon Institute reveals that two-thirds of the time spent by security staff responding to malware alerts is wasted because of faulty intelligence.


Damballa Appoints Stephen Newman as CTO

Damballa, a leader in advanced threat detection and containment, today announced the promotion of Stephen Newman to chief technology officer. Newman succeeds former CTO Brian Foster, who joins Damballa’s Strategic Advisory Board.


Damballa Wins 2015 Red Herring Top 100 North America Award

Damballa, a leader in advanced threat detection and containment, was named a winner of Red Herring’s 2015 Top 100 North America award, recognizing the most promising private technology companies. Damballa was selected from among hundreds of applicants and more than 20 evaluation criteria.


Research Finds Automated Analytic Solutions Lead to Higher Confidence in Early Detection of Cyber Security Issues

Study Finds Shrinking IT Professional Pool is Driving Need for Advanced Tools
A research report released today found that 57% of security and IT professionals find solutions utilizing advanced security analytics provide unique data that cannot obtained from other types of technologies, with 36% indicating that data automatically correlated from multiple sources improves their response.


Damballa Webinar to Discuss Findings from Newly Released Data Driven Reloaded Report from Enterprise Management Associates

EMA Research Director David Monahan to Discuss How Security Practitioners are Being Impacted by Staffing Shortages and Lack of Visibility into their IT Environment
Damballa today announced it will be co-hosting a webinar on May 12 featuring David Monahan, Research Director at Enterprise Management Associates that will examine and discuss key findings from a newly released research report titled, Data Driven Unloaded.


New Research Finds Mobile Malware Infections Overhyped in US

Research Conducted on 50% of US Mobile Traffic Finds You are 1.3 Times More Likely To Get Struck By Lightning Than Have Mobile Malware Communicating on Your Device
Damballa, a leader in advanced threat detection and containment, will be unveiling research on Wednesday, April 22nd at the RSA Conference, which details the overblown nature of the mobile malware problem.


Damballa Appoints Infinigate as UK Distributor

Damballa, the experts in advanced threat protection and containment, today announced that it has appointed Infinigate – one of Europe’s leading VADs (Value Added Distributors) of IT Security solutions – as its UK Distributor.


Damballa Receives IBM PartnerWorld’s Ready for IBM Security Intelligence Validation

Advanced Threat Solution Validated to Improve Security Capabilities of IBM Security Network Protection and IBM Security QRadar SIEM Solutions
Damballa, the experts in advanced threat protection and containment today announced that the company’s FailSafe automatic breach defense system has received IBM PartnerWorld’s Ready for IBM Security Intelligence designation, providing assurance to IBM customers that it has been validated for integration with IBM Security products.