AT&T Threat Detection and Response for Government Debuts
May 20, 2021
has launched a cost-effective unified cybersecurity solution designed to meet
the security needs of federal, state and local government agencies. The new
offer, AT&T Threat Detection and Response for Government, is built on the AT&T
Unified Security Management (USM) platform which combines threat detection,
incident response, and compliance management.
Public sector agencies need help reducing cybersecurity risks. Federal, state
and local agencies manage high volumes of sensitive data and face persistent
nation-state threats while supporting critical infrastructure. AT&T Threat
Detection and Response for Government is purpose-built in the AWS GovCloud
(U.S.) and meets the U.S. Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP)
requirements for cloud service providers operating at the Moderate Impact Level.
These safeguards can help agencies achieve compliance and allow IT leaders more
time to focus their efforts on other projects critical to mission delivery.
AT&T Threat Detection and Response for Government is fast to deploy and easy to
use. It uses the rich automation and orchestration capabilities of the AT&T USM
platform and is highly effective at detecting and responding to threats.
The solution can be integrated with other IT and security tools and allows a
single pane of glass view for visibility across the IT environment, both
on-premises and in the cloud (including Microsoft Azure Government, AWS GovCloud
U.S., and Google Cloud Platform™ environments). It is fueled with continuous
threat intelligence to help protect against advanced threats including malware
AT&T Cybersecurity understands the unique challenges facing the U.S. public
sector. To help agencies optimize their implementation of AT&T Threat Detection
and Response for Government, AT&T Cybersecurity Consulting offers professional
services, including security expertise as needed. Through a facilitated and
collaborative approach, AT&T Cybersecurity Consulting helps customers meet
regulatory reporting requirements and reduce cyber risks.
AT&T Threat Detection and Response for Government is available today to U.S.
federal, state and local agencies as well as U.S. companies working with the
Vazquez, Senior Research Analyst, Security Services, IDC
“As state and federal governments transform to using digital technologies, they
are facing increasing digital risks and budget constraints while needing to
protect critical assets including data, applications, systems and endpoints,”
said Martha Vazquez, Senior Research Analyst, Security Services, IDC. “AT&T
Threat Detection and Response for Government is a comprehensive, easy-to-use
solution providing full visibility into the network to stay ahead of today’s
Brandon Pearce, AVP, Product Marketing Management, AT&T
“The need for effective threat detection and response is more important than
ever as federal and state agencies and departments look to modernize legacy
systems and embrace cloud computing. AT&T Threat Detection and Response for
Government is a highly secure solution that can help reduce risk, enabling
agencies to focus on their mission.”