NetSTAR to Unveil Details of Its Next-Generation URL Categorization and Reputation Technology at Mobile World Congress™ 2022
SAN MATEO, Calif., February 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Executives from NetSTAR – the global leader in URL, IP address and OEM web application categorization and threat intelligence SDKs and services – will be exhibiting at Mobile World Congress 2022 (booth # 5H20MR) to share details of its next-generation URL categorization and reputation technology, inCompass®. This major release of inCompass offers OEM partners a revolutionary new way to categorize encrypted URL traffic and retrieve categorization, threat information, and key metadata from that encrypted traffic.
Since 2001, NetSTAR’s inCompass technology has been integrated into the products and services of more than 260 OEM partners ranging from hardware and software vendors, mobile operators, security solution providers and adtech companies. Backed by state-of-the-art Internet categorization technology and telemetry data from over 1.6B endpoints worldwide, inCompass has analyzed and categorized over 36 billion URLs at the domain, path and page level in over 200 languages.
“This next-gen offering is intended to provide our partners with added value and future-proof URL and website categorization in the face of increasing encrypted traffic,” said Daniel Ashby, senior vice president of global business development at NetSTAR. “inCompass already provides OEM partners with the most granular, accurate and robust URL categorization solution on the market. many cases more than 99% of all internet traffic, while maintaining our peak performance and minimal footprint.”
NetSTAR telemetry has observed a sharp increase in phishing attacks and fraudulent websites since the start of the Covid pandemic. Last year, NetSTAR reported a 114% increase in phishing attacks (with some geographies even reaching over 600% of previous levels). Additionally, web applications are also becoming increasingly attractive targets for hackers and digital thieves. Internet knowledge and intelligence has become more essential than ever.
The Mobile World Congress will be held at Barcelona, Spain to February 28 – 3rd of March. Individuals and organizations can find out more about conferences at mwcbarcelona.com. To schedule a meeting with members of the NetSTAR leadership team, please inquire at +1 650.600.3850 or email us at [email protected].
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