LogRhythm 6 Receives FIPS 140-2 Validation

Award-Winning Security Information & Event Management Platform (SIEM) Meets Stringent Government Cryptographic Security Standards

BOULDER, Colo.—October 23, 2012— LogRhythm, a leader in cyber threat defense, detection and response, today announced that its LogRhythm 6 SIEM platform has been awarded Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) 140-2 validation by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) (FIPS# 1817). As a result, the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) and other government agencies with stringent compliance requirements can now choose LogRhythm to detect, defend against and respond to increasingly sophisticated cyber threats.

FIPS 140-2 is an internationally recognized standard that provides a common framework for government agencies and corporations to evaluate the cryptographic security capabilities of information technology products. LogRhythm received validation following rigorous testing, inspection and government review. It is the only next generation SIEM solution with FIPS 140-2 validation and a Certificate of Networthiness (CoN) from the U.S. Army.

“Achieving FIPS 140-2 validation demonstrates to LogRhythm’s customers our commitment to providing the most secure SIEM platform in the industry today,” said Gavin Moore, federal sales manager, LogRhythm. “Government agencies and Fortune 1,000 companies are increasingly vulnerable to sophisticated threats and data breaches and staying ahead of the criminals requires a continued commitment to providing our customers with the most secure solutions.”  

Positioned as a Leader in Gartner’s 2012 SIEM Magic Quadrant, LogRhythm’s SIEM platform delivers advanced threat detection and response capabilities to meet the needs of any government or commercial organization. It combines log and event management, file integrity monitoring and host activity monitoring into a single integrated solution. It enables organizations to improve the visibility, response and security of critical environments, while remaining compliant with strict U.S. military standards.

About LogRhythm
LogRhythm is the largest and fastest growing independent Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) provider in the world. The company’s patented and award-winning SIEM 2.0 Big Data Security Analytics platform empowers organizations around the globe to detect breaches and the most sophisticated cyber threats of today, faster and with greater accuracy than ever before. LogRhythm also provides unparalleled compliance automation and assurance as well as operational intelligence to Global 2000 organizations, government agencies and mid-sized businesses worldwide.

Positioned as a Leader in Gartner’s 2012 SIEM Magic Quadrant and listed as a “Champion” in Info-Tech Research’s 2012 SIEM Landscape Report, LogRhythm also earned a perfect, 5-star rating and this year’s exclusive “BEST BUY” in the SC Magazine SIEM Group Test. Additional awards have included Computing Security’s Bench Tested Solution of the Year, SC Labs’ “Recommended” 5-star designation twice, SC Magazine’s Innovator of the Year Award, Readers Trust Award for “Best SIEM” solution and “BEST BUY” designation for Digital Forensics. LogRhythm is headquartered in Boulder, Colorado with operations in Canada, Europe and the Asia Pacific region.