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Breach and attack simulation (BAS) vendor Cymulate has been expanding the scope of its platform, both in terms of the functionality offered and the addressable market.


  • It has added the ability to simulate advanced persistent threats (APTs), and earlier this year it unveiled bundles of its technology designed for easy consumption by small and medium businesses (SMBs), where previously BAS has targeted primarily the large enterprise segment.

Features and Benefits

  • Describes the BAS sector and explains its stage of development.
  • Positions BAS as an evolution of pen testing and red teams.

Key questions answered

  • What does BAS do that goes beyond pen testing?
  • How does BAS complement vulnerability scanning?

Table of contents

Ovum view

  • Summary
  • BAS is an emerging market category
  • Ease of use is a differentiator
  • APTs are low and slow and can be lethal
  • Bundles facilitate SMB access to Cymulate’s services


  • Further reading
  • Author

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