Recorded Future, described as the “largest threat intelligence company”, has today unveiled a strategic investment into Hunt.io, an advanced adversary hunting firm.
The investment, channelled through The Intelligence Fund, strengthens Recorded Future’s commitment to championing innovative data collection and analysis methods.
Hunt.io, distinguished for its relentless drive to detect malicious infrastructure, boasts the capability to monitor and organise hundreds of thousands of observations each second. This unique competence aids in actively unveiling attack schemes, solidifying their position as a game-changer in the cybersecurity landscape.
The cutting-edge platform provided by Hunt.io has already gained traction among early users. They have leveraged its capabilities to identify and thwart attacker-established infrastructures, halt active C2 servers, and source real-time context for threat intelligence.
Craig Adams, Chief of Product and Engineering at Recorded Future, commented, “Designed with the most sophisticated threats in mind, Hunt.io uniquely positions threat hunters to have an edge over attackers, offering a view into the command and control servers used by attackers. Hunt.io’s innovative technology aligns perfectly with our mission to support and invest in companies at the forefront of intelligence innovation. We are excited at their progress and unique insights, which we can further incorporate into Recorded Future’s Intelligence Platform.”
Chris Ueland, CEO and Co-Founder of Hunt.io, expressed his enthusiasm, “We are thrilled to be partnering with Recorded Future, as they share our mission to equip organisations with the crucial insights needed to navigate today’s ever-evolving threat landscape. This investment will fuel our efforts to continue developing cutting-edge adversary hunting tools and drive meaningful impact for our customers.”
The Intelligence Fund, both funded and directed by Recorded Future, extends its support to experienced founders aspiring to resolve complex challenges using innovative data sets, collection platforms, and applications. These solutions seamlessly integrate into the Recorded Future Intelligence Cloud and ecosystem. Aspiring companies eager for collaboration can discover more by visiting the Intelligence Fund’s official website.
As an additional note, Hunt.io originates from the brains behind SecurityTrails. Their platform stands out by deploying millions of probes to capture intelligence, providing unmatched insights into threat actor activities.
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