AlienVault has simplified the way organizations detect and respond to today’s ever evolving threat landscape. Their unique and award-winning approach, trusted by thousands of customers, combines the essential security controls of their all-in-one platform, AlienVault Unified Security Management, with the power of AlienVault’s Open Threat Exchange, the world’s largest crowd-sourced threat intelligence community, making effective and affordable threat detection attainable for resource-constrained IT teams. They have won many awards with their technology, and in 2017 they were named to the Forbes 2017 Cloud 100, the definitive list of the top 100 private cloud companies in the world, developed in partnership with Bessemer Venture Partners and Salesforce Ventures. AlienVault is a privately held company headquartered in Silicon Valley. AlienVault Unified Security Management™ (USM) is an all-in-one platform designed and priced to ensure that mid-market organizations can effectively defend themselves against today’s advanced threats. It provides five essential security capabilities in a single console, giving customers everything they need to manage both compliance and threats. Using a combination of active, passive and host-based technologies, they can match the requirements of any customer environment. Five distinct components ensure customer network safety: Asset Discovery, Behavioral Monitoring, Vulnerability Assessment &amp;amp; Remediation, Security Intelligence and Intrusion Detection. Customers receive crowd-sourced updates via the Open Threat Exchange as soon as they are reported, ensuring they are equipped with accurate information to respond quickly and effectively to threats. The latest version includes support for private communication and discussion groups to encourage active participation by all interested parties in threat detection. In 2017 they announced that their Open Threat Exchange&amp;#174; (OTX™) — the world’s first truly open threat intelligence community — has grown to more than 65,000 participants, a 20 percent quarter-on-quarter growth, sharing more than 14 million pieces of threat data daily.