The company is headquartered in San Jose, California and was founded in 2008. Umbra Data’s vision is to stop the accelerating problem of botnets on the Internet and give businesses the ability to mitigate the negative effect of malware on their networks.
Umbra Data is a global provider of network security services that stop malware in its tracks. The company’s cloud-based approach proactively protects users from malware, and remediates those systems that are already infected by breaking C&C communication. By disabling the communication between the bots and the C&C servers, the C&C’s cannot send instructions, the bots cannot send information, and the attack is harmless.
Umbra Data has industry-leading experience developing and deploying Dark Side Intelligence™. The company’s team of security specialists designed a 27-step vetting process to analyze an extensive knowledge base of proprietary threat intelligence, ensuring the highest possible accuracy. This data feed service integrates seamlessly into any organization’s environment and allows users to access the Internet uninterrupted and free from the threat of viruses, spam, phishing, spyware, etc… The Dark Side Intelligence security solution is offered to service providers, enterprises, government agencies, and educational institutions.