LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwired - Dec 18, 2014) - Securonix today announced that Mr. Rami Efrati is the newest addition to the company's advisory board. An expert in cyber technology strategic methods, Efrati is the former Head of the Civilian Division of the Israel National Cyber Bureau in the Prime Minister's Office.

Efrati is the founder and CEO of Firmitas, a developer of cybersecurity technology solutions for the critical infrastructure market. He served in the Israel Defense Forces for more than 28 years where he commanded many prestigious operational and technological positions in military intelligence. Col. (res) Efrati received a Creative Thinking Award from the country's Director of Military Intelligence.

"Securonix is taking security analytics to incredible new heights in order to meet the growing demand from organizations to protect themselves against insider threats, the likes of which we've never seen. It's an exciting time to be coming on board as strategic advisor," said Efrati.

With over 17 years of civilian experience, Efrati has been involved in entrepreneurial activities with both start-ups and established companies in cybersecurity, high tech and biotech.

"We are fortunate to have an experienced executive with such a high caliber of cybersecurity expertise join our team. Rami's knowledge and frontline work crossing intelligence, infrastructure and enterprise landscapes is a unique advantage for Securonix, our partners and our customers as we continue to develop highly advanced security analytics and related technology solutions," said Sachin Nayyar, CEO, Securonix.

Securonix is the industry-leading platform for security analytics that provides advanced monitoring and threat detection capabilities. With a powerful Anomaly Detection Engine, the Securonix platform analyzes identity, access, activity and transaction data from critical applications and existing security tools to detect high-risk events, activities, users, accounts and access for focused, proactive threat detection and risk mitigation.

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Securonix is working to transform all areas of data security radically with actionable security intelligence. Our purpose-built advanced security analytics technology mines, enriches, analyzes, scores and visualizes customer data into actionable intelligence on the highest risk threats from inside and outside their environment. Using signature-less anomaly detection techniques that track users, account and system behavior, Securonix is able to detect the most advanced data security, insider threats and fraud attacks automatically and accurately. Globally, customers are using Securonix to address the most basic and complex needs for advanced persistent threat detection and monitoring, high-privileged activity monitoring, enterprise and web fraud detection, application risk monitoring, and access risk management. For more information visit www.securonix.com.