MILPITAS, CA--(Marketwire - Oct 17, 2012) - FireEye®, Inc., the leader in stopping advanced cyber attacks, today announced that it was inducted into the JPMorgan Chase Hall of Innovation. FireEye received the award for helping protect JPMorgan Chase and its customers from the risk of advanced malware threats with its pioneering detection technology. The award was presented at the 4th Annual Technology Innovation Symposium held in Menlo Park, California on October 10, 2012.
"With the persistence of security and cyber threats, having a solid focus on leading edge capabilities is critical to enable the security of our customers' information and transactions," said Guy Chiarello, global CIO, JPMorgan Chase.
Through the Hall of Innovation, JPMorgan Chase recognizes select companies each year that have gone above and beyond in creating business value, disruptive technology, and true partnership with the leading global financial services firm.
"Cybercriminals present significant risk to critical IT assets, so it is imperative for financial institutions to partner with information security companies capable of mitigating advanced targeted attacks," said Ashar Aziz, FireEye founder and CEO. "It is a privilege to be recognized by JPMorgan Chase for protecting their customers and their company from cyber attacks. This award embodies all that we strive to create at FireEye: innovative technology, solving critical business problems, and partnerships with top-tier global companies."
About FireEye, Inc.
FireEye is the leader in stopping next-generation threats, such as zero-day and APT attacks, that bypass traditional defenses and compromise over 95% of networks. The FireEye solution supplements signature-based firewalls, IPS, anti-virus, and gateways, and provide the world's only cross-enterprise, signature-less protection against Web and email threat vectors as well as malware resident on file shares. It is the industry's only integrated solution that stops attacks across every stage of an attack lifecycle, from exploit to exfiltration. Using its patented Virtual Execution technology platform across its portfolio, FireEye is uniquely able to protect against next-generation threats. FireEye solutions are deployed in over 40 countries and in over 20% of the Fortune 500.
About JPMorgan Chase
JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) is a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2 trillion and operations in more than 60 countries. The firm is a leader in investment banking, financial services for consumers, small business and commercial banking, financial transaction processing, asset management, and private equity. Information about JPMorgan Chase & Co. is available at www.jpmorganchase.com.
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