- With approximately 25% of sales, the US market represents the most important market area for the Swiss product manufacturer
- The IT risk, compliance and cybersecurity company, Lynx Technology Partners, (LYNX) strengthens its existing presence in the US market.
- The partner brings the cyber prevention product, LUCY Server, a strong presence on the east coast which will benefit from the excellent reputation of LYNX.
- The new version LUCY 3.6 includes attack templates imitating the pattern of the last global ransomware attacks and a new version of the phishing button.
ZURICH (20.7.2017) Two global ransomware attacks in two months. The cyberattacks against companies will not halt. That’s why, the new LUCY-Server V3.6 provides revised incident alerting tools and offers new do-it-yourself attack simulations based on the Petya pattern. The United States is the most advanced in cyber prevention. With another renowned partner in the Eastern US, the Swiss company is beginning to consolidate its presence.
LUCY-Security is a Swiss company, with customers in over 50 countries. The product, LUCY-Server, enables companies to be able to implement realistic cyberattack simulations for testing purposes, since early 2015. At the same time, customized security awareness programs and early warning systems can be used to increase cyber security for employees. The LUCY Server also performs first-time cyber prevention in the form of a standardized product that is affordable for everyone. In addition, customers are given the opportunity to test and improve their IT security, even without specialized knowledge.
“With LYNX, we have found a perfect partner. The team is highly qualified, confident and committed to LUCY and is straightforward, fast and efficient. The US and especially the east coast is the most important market for our company. That is why we have taken the time to find the right partner and are excited about this new collaboration. The Lynx team fits perfectly with LUCY,” says LUCY founder Oliver Münchow.
“Our team of experts at Lynx has evaluated all the major tools available in this market. We can honestly say that Lucy does it all. Compared to other phishing services, Lucy offers the same capabilities in a product and at a much more competitive price. In addition, Lucy provides the flexibility of being deployed and managed by the customer, or provided as a service, both can be onsite or in a cloud architecture,” said Gina Mahin, CEO at Lynx Technology Partners.
“We are thrilled about this partnership and the opportunity Lucy provides to enhance our security solutions that solve the unique challenges of our customers!”
For more information please contact info (a t) lucysecurity (d ot) com and ask for Oliver Münchow or Palo Stacho. LUCY Phishing GmbH, Seestrasse 13, CH-8800 Thalwil, Schweiz +41793017810,
About Lynx Technology Partners:
Lynx Technology Partners is the trusted Information Security and Risk Management Advisor that customers in highly-regulated industries worldwide depend on to improve security posture, facilitate compliance, reduce risk and refine operational efficiency. With world-class skills and knowledge capital built over 30 years, Lynx security experts help customers recognize and control IT-related risks and maintain compliance with major industry and government standards. Through consulting, security and risk assessments, penetration testing, managed security services and an award-winning GRC solution, Lynx supports many critical projects for security-conscious leaders in Financial Services, Federal, Energy, Healthcare, State Government and Higher Education. For more information, please visit LynxGRC.com.
CONTACT: Doug Yarabinetz | dyarabinetz (a t) lynxtp (d ot) com | 800- 314- 0455
About LUCY Security:
The LUCY Phishing Awareness Training Server is used to simulate social engineering attacks and it’s universally applicable from SMEs up to large enterprises. The product can be installed directly at the customer’s site, with a cloud variant equally being offered. The Swiss solution provides dozens of preconfigured phishing templates and training modules, which can be independently used, by the end user.
The “Phishing Incident Plugin” for Microsoft Outlook also gives the user the possibility to quickly alert an attack. In this case, the security team is relieved of their work, by the automated threat analysis. The product has over 3200 installations in more than 50 countries and has hundreds of paying customers in more than 20 countries. Certified Eco-System Partners in 9 countries offer additional value-added services based on LUCY Server.
There is a free community edition, which is suitable for SMEs with up to 50 employees. The commercial versions start at 350 USD, while the unlimited editions are available as from 3’400 USD.
CONTACT: Palo Stacho, + 41 79 301 78 10, palo (a t) lucysecurity (do t) com | LUCY Phishing GmbH, Seestrasse 13, 8800 Thalwil, Switzerland