Trend Micro™ Deep Discovery Delivers Breakthrough Protection Against Advanced Persistent Threats and Targeted Attacks

New threat management solution focuses on targeted attack detection and analysis, SIEM integration and other Global 1000 requirements


Marlow, UK, March 1, 2012 - Trend Micro Incorporated (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704), a global cloud security leader, today announced Deep Discovery, the third generation of Trend Micro’s threat management solution. Deep Discovery delivers breakthrough features and performance designed to help large Enterprise and Government organisations combat advanced persistent threats (APTs) and targeted attacks.

APTs and Targeted Attacks are the New Norm

Deep Discovery Combats APTs and Targeted Attacks

Trend Micro Deep Discovery provides customers with the network-wide visibility, insight and control needed to reduce the risk of APTs and targeted attacks. Specialised detection engines focus on identifying advanced malware and human attacker activity across all the stages of a targeted attack sequence. Additionally real-time dashboards provide the in-depth analysis and actionable intelligence needed to prevent, discover and contain attacks against corporate data.
“Deep Discovery is the result of Trend Micro’s thorough investigations of targeted attacks around the world, interviews with major customers, and the participation of a special product advisory board made up of leading G1000 organisations and government agencies,” said Steve Quane, chief product officer at Trend Micro. “We used our research and customer feedback to create an innovative solution to effectively combat APTs and targeted attacks.”

Meeting the Needs of Large Enterprise and Government Customers
Deep Discovery delivers a broad set of features important to any size company, but especially critical to larger organisations wishing to reduce the risk of targeted attack.

Expanded APT and Targeted Attack Detection
Deep Discovery focuses on detecting APTs and targeted attacks by identifying malicious content, communications, and behavior indicative of advanced malware or attacker activity across every stage of the attack sequence. Key functions include:

Visibility, Analysis and Action
The new Deep Discovery Management Console provides real-time threat visibility and deep analysis in an intuitive multi-level format that allows security professionals to focus on the real risks, perform deep forensic analysis, and rapidly implement containment and remediation procedures. Key functions include:

SIEM Integration
Deep Discovery is now integrated with leading SIEM platforms to allow SIEM customers to combine Deep Discovery’s unique network intelligence with the full range of events collected and analysed by SIEM.

High Capacity Performance
Deep Discovery features a new high-performance architecture designed to meet the demanding and diverse capacity requirements of large enterprises. The product is available in a full range of hardware, software and virtual formats supporting multi-gigabit corporate backbones down to remote office locations.

Trend Micro Real-Time Threat Management Solutions
Deep Discovery is part of Trend Micro Real-Time Threat Management Solutions designed to offer network-wide visibility and control, actionable threat intelligence, and timely vulnerability protection needed to minimise exposure to advanced threats.

Supporting Quotes
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
“Never before have we experienced such an unequivocal requirement for security oversight of our critical infrastructure in the healthcare industry,” said John Halamka, chief information officer, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. “As the first hospital to certify our EHR applications for Meaningful Use, BIDMC strives to take the best from technology to advance patient care and improve healthcare delivery. Every advancement for Meaningful Use requires a counter balance in security, and we are pleased that Trend Micro is focusing its security innovation to help maintain advancements in patient care and protect our critical infrastructure.”

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Deep Discovery general availability expected in Q2.


About Trend Micro
Trend Micro Incorporated (TYO: 4704), a global leader in security software, strives to make the world safe for exchanging digital information. Our solutions for consumers, Trend Micro™ Smart Protection Network™ provide layered content security to protect information on mobile devices, endpoints, gateways, servers and the cloud. Trend Micro enables the smart protection of information, with innovative security technology that is simple to deploy and manage, and fits an evolving ecosystem. Leveraging these solutions, organizations can protect their end users, their evolving data center and cloud resources, and their information threatened by sophisticated targeted attacks.

All of solutions are powered by cloud-based global threat intelligence, the Trend Micro™ Smart Protection Network™, and are supported by over 1,200 threat experts around the globe.

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