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Proficio: Fortifying Cybersecurity with MDR Services

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Alex Tok Chee Keong, Managing Director, Asia, ProficioAlex Tok Chee Keong, Managing Director, Asia
With the ever-growing labyrinths of the digital landscape, companies need to think of integrating the Security Operation Center (SOC) as part of their organization in order to continuously monitor and improve their security posture and systems. As the diversity, sophistication, and volume of cyberthreats increase by the day, organizations face an uphill task of maintaining and managing their SOCs. An SOC needs access to all the devices and data in an organization, without which it is futile. Even with full visibility and cloud control, there may be blind spots in the network security that hackers may exploit. To address this challenge, companies require managed detection and response (MDR) services that succeed the managed security services (MSS) and are designed specifically to improve their cybersecurity defenses, without making a huge investment.

This is where Proficio is in a league of its own. Proficio presents an MDR solution that surpasses the capabilities of traditional MSS providers. Powered by next-generation cybersecurity technology and highly-experienced security experts, Proficio’s MDR service enables continuous monitoring and investigating of threats from its global networks of SOCs. The company offers full-fledged SOC and has conceived the concept of ‘SOC-as-a-Service’ that monitors its large enterprises and various governments at all times using its advanced threat detection technology.

With a mission is to provide a service that is affordable, Proficio is empowering enterprises with services that eliminate the cost and complexity associated with building a 24/7 SOC.” Proficio has been doing this even before the Security Orchestration Automation and Response (SOAR) and Managed Detection and Response (MDR) came into existence.

Proficio presents an MDR solution that surpasses the capabilities of traditional MSS providers

Under the leadership of Alex Tok Chee Keong, Managing Director, Asia, Proficio strives to establish trusted and strong partnerships with its clients—an aspect that is deeply rooted in the company’s culture and work strategy. As an award-wining MSSP, Proficio maintains a high level of service and ensures that the teams are dedicatedly working around the clock to for monitoring security events and hunting for targeted attacks.

Proficio’s MDR services combine threat intelligence, AI-based threat hunting, and best-in-class technologies to detect indicators of attacks and help them compromise quickly and effectively. The company offers something called ‘Active Defense’, which is an automated response service that contains various threats in real-time, in addition to providing cybersecurity business intelligence. They also have a risk-scoring algorithm called ‘Threatlnsight.’ While its ProView ranks risks based on applied security while also comparing it with industry peer groups. This info relays directly in the Board meetings to discuss risk and cyber strategies. It is a holistic approach that helps clients to achieve their business and security goals. Proficio acts as an extension of an organization’s team, at the same time, customizes security services that cater uniquely to the company’s requirements, including the budget and compliance demands. Besides, the firm boasts of its flagship services that leverage a combination of technologies in detecting targeted attacks at various fronts in the perimeter at all endpoints, and cloud.

The combination of the Integrated Threat Intelligence Platform, an Extensive Library of Threat Detection Use Cases, AI-Powered Threat Hunting, Business Context Modelling, and MITRE ATT&CK Framework, a global knowledge base of adversary techniques that depend on real-world observations are clearly a winning differentiator for the company.

Gartner’s MDR Service Guide has highlighted Proficio for its services for the last three consecutive years. Moving forward, with such strong value proposition in place, the future looks bright for Proficio.
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Proficio

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Singapore

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Alex Tok Chee Keong, Managing Director, Asia

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Powered by next-generation cybersecurity technology and highly-experienced security experts, Proficio’s MDR service enables continuous monitoring and investigating of threats from its global networks of SOCs