AttackIQ Platform Reviews, Ratings & Features 2023 | Gartner Peer InsightsAttackIQ provides a Breach & Attack Simulation (BAS) platform that enables organizations to test and measure the effectiveness of their security controls. It supports the MITRE ATT&CK Matrix, a curated knowledge base and model for cyber adversary behavior used for planning security improvements and verifying security defenses work as expected.

Its security optimization platform is an open-system for security control validation, SECOPS operator exercise, Red Team augmentation, and analytics. The platform allows teams to maximize their reach and capabilities, overcoming the limitations of time and resources. It also enables users to identify how individual assets in their security program respond to specific attacks.

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There is a transformation ongoing in cybersecurity operations, with a threat-informed defense strategy and the MITRE ATT&CK framework at the center. Chief information security officers (CISOs) and security leaders need visibility into their security program performance to help their team achieve their goals. The best way to do so is through a threat-informed defense strategy that tests your security program against real-world threat behaviors. Continuous testing reveals the status of your security program so you can investigate the issues impacting your team, from the technologies they use, to your security operations center processes, to employee satisfaction. The AttackIQ Security Optimization Platform delivers a range of mission critical solutions including: Automated Security Control Validation, alignment to the MITRE ATT&CK framework, Cloud Security, and Compliance Optimization. Armed with research from MITRE Engenuity’s Center for Threat-Informed Defense, AttackIQ is your partner in elevating your cybersecurity program performance.

Automated Security Control Validation

Security controls fail constantly and they silently, and that leaves organizations vulnerable to exploitation and attack. The only way to achieve real cybersecurity readiness is validate your security controls automatically and continuously. Learn how and why AttackIQ is a trusted partner of Fortune 10 companies, global 2000 companies, and government agencies in the journey towards a threat-informed defense.


Operationalize MITRE ATT&CK and achieve a threat-informed defense through AttackIQ’s deep library of adversary emulations and research partnership with MITRE Engenuity’s Center for Threat-Informed Defense. AttackIQ is your partner not only through our technology, but through the free expert-taught courses that we curate at AttackIQ Academy, AttackIQ’s annual conference, Purple Hats, through the company’s managed security service, AttackIQ Vanguard, and by publishing research from MITRE Engenuity’s Center for Threat-Informed Defense through guides, white papers, and webinars.

Cloud Security Optimization

Test your cloud security capabilities continuously to validate that your assets and data centers are protected against the threats that matter most. The AttackIQ Security Optimization Platform validates native cloud security controls in AWS and Azure, leveraging innovative cloud security research from the Center for Threat-Informed Defense. It also validates cybersecurity solutions that operate in the cloud, to include endpoint detection and response capabilities, next generation firewalls, and micro-segmentation platforms. Learn how the AttackIQ Security Optimization Platform can help you achieve your cloud security goals.

Compliance Optimization

Align your threat and risk management frameworks to achieve security readiness, validating your compliance controls using real-world threat behaviors from the MITRE ATT&CK framework. AttackIQ’s Security Optimization Platform validates your compliance effectiveness for the NIST 800-53 family of security controls and DoD’s Cybersecurity Maturity Model (CMMC). Apply a threat-informed defense strategy to decrease your regulatory burden for a range of compliance frameworks.