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Apparel Supplier Selects Darktrace for AI Cyber Defense

Enterprise Immune System Defends EPIC Group’s Intellectual Property

Hong Kong
Thursday October 25, 2018

Darktrace, the world’s leading AI company for cyber defense has today announced that one of Hong Kong’s leading apparel suppliers, EPIC Group, has selected Darktrace’s AI technology to defend its valuable designs and other IP from stealthy cyber-attacks and insider threat.

With world-class manufacturing facilities in Asia, EPIC Group produces more than 80 million garments annually, counting numerous recognizable brands such as Walmart, Levi Strauss, and Marks & Spencer as customers. The organization joins a growing number of other industry leaders using Darktrace to safeguard their sensitive IP, including creators of the best-selling British computer, Raspberry Pi, leading technology provider, NovAtel, and transmission ultrasound pioneer, QT Ultrasound.

Arindam Sinha, Group Chief Information Officer, EPIC Group, commented: “Our intellectual property gives us an invaluable edge over the competition, so we need to do all that we can to protect it. As stealthy attacks and subtle insider threat are constant and increasingly sophisticated, we now recognize AI as an essential part of our cyber defense. Darktrace enables us to detect and respond to threats occurring anywhere across our digital infrastructure, as it continues to grow and change.”

About Darktrace

Darktrace is the world’s leading AI company for cyber defense. With over 7,000 deployments worldwide, the Enterprise Immune System is relied on to detect and fight back against cyber-attacks in real time. The self-learning AI takes one hour to install, works across the cloud, SaaS, corporate networks, IoT and industrial systems, and protects against the full range of cyber-threats and vulnerabilities, from insider threats and ransomware, to stealthy and silent attackers. Darktrace has 800 employees and 33 offices worldwide, with headquarters in San Francisco, and Cambridge, UK.