Arctic Wolf Networks, a leading security operations center (SOC)-as-a-service company, today announced a strategic partnership with Google Cloud to expand its Arctic Wolf™ Managed Detection and Response service offerings with coverage for G Suite.
Arctic Wolf provides managed detection and response (MDR) and managed risk (MR) services through the industry’s original Concierge Security™ Team. With the Arctic Wolf multi-tenant, scalable data model, named Concierge Security experts provide centralized, continuous monitoring of user and application activity across each customer’s unique attack surface.
“As businesses continue to rapidly migrate workloads, applications, and data to the cloud, adopting a centralized approach to monitoring activity across all attack surfaces becomes paramount,” said Sonu Shankar, Director of Product Management at Arctic Wolf. “With Arctic Wolf’s G Suite integration, businesses benefit from a centralized, customizable threat detection and incident response framework across their on-premises appliances, endpoints, and cloud environments including G Suite.”
“We’re delighted to partner with Arctic Wolf and to bring its leading security operations center capabilities to Google Cloud customers,” said Manvinder Singh, Director, Partnerships at Google Cloud. “Arctic Wolf is providing a key security service for customers whether they are running on-prem, in the cloud, or in a hybrid environment.”
Arctic Wolf G Suite Monitoring detects malicious activity in G Suite, including:
Multi-geo logins, brute force attacks, and activity from suspicious locations;
Anomalous administrator settings changes ;
Escalation of administrator privileges;
Compromised mobile device alerts;
Data exfiltration attempts;
And suspicious file and folder activity.
G Suite is a set of intelligent apps—Gmail, Docs, Drive, Calendar, Hangouts and more—designed with real-time collaboration and machine intelligence to bring people together and help them work smarter and safer.
Arctic Wolf’s G Suite integration will be followed by other capabilities focused on expanding threat detection and risk management coverage across the larger Google Cloud portfolio in the future.