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Sophos infuses advanced deep learning into 'Intercept X'

IANS  |  New Delhi 

British IT security company on Wednesday announced that its "Intercept X" solution with detection is now powered by advanced neural networks which is more effective than traditional (ML).

Combined with the new active-hacker mitigation, advanced application lockdown and enhanced ransomware protection, the next generation endpoint protection delivers the highest detection rates and lowest false-positive rates, the company claimed.

"of 'Intercept X' is designed to learn by experience, creating correlations between observed behaviour and malware," Tony Palmer, with the (ESG), said in a statement.

These correlations result in a high accuracy rate for both existing and zero-day and a lower false-positive rate, he added.

The new version of "Intercept X" also includes innovations in anti-ransomware, exploit prevention and active-hacker mitigations such as credential theft protection.

"'Intercept X' can bring the most advanced next-generation protection to any organisation, regardless of their current strategy," added Sunil Sharma, at India and

Deployed through the Cloud-based management platform Sophos Central, "Intercept X" can be installed alongside existing from any vendor, immediately boosting endpoint protection.



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First Published: Wed, January 31 2018. 13:40 IST