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Barac is a startup that has developed technology to inspect encrypted traffic for inbound malware, outbound sensitive data, or communication with command-and-control (C2) servers, as part of attempts at data exfiltration.


  • Barac's ETV product inspects encrypted traffic by analyzing its metadata. The data is sessionized and scored against 200 indicators
  • Barac's platform helps organizations achieve cryptographic compliance by detecting any encryption weaknesses on third-party applications within their infrastructure.
  • Barac claims 99.997% accuracy in its detection of malicious activity.

Features and Benefits

  • Describes how threat actors are using encryption to mask their activities.
  • Explains how most approaches to this problem differ from Barac's.

Key questions answered

  • How do most security tools address the challenge of inspecting encrypted traffic?
  • How is Barac's approach different?

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Recommendations for enterprises

  • Why put Barac ETV on your radar?


  • Background
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Data sheet

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