The leader in portable IP security.

Our award winning GoSilent technology was originally developed at the NSA, to protect government and enterprises from advanced cyber attacks, zero-day threats, and data theft. Built for the cloud where traditional network perimeters have disappeared, GoSilent helps global enterprises protect their most precious asset— DATA —wherever it resides.

By providing visibility, control and threat defense across physical, virtual, and cloud applications, Attila protects connected devices from the tidal wave of cyber activity estimated to cost the global economy more than $600 billion annually. Our people, products, and partners are committed to protecting the nation state.

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Meet The Team

Gregg Smith

CO-FOUNDER AND CEO

Vesh Bhatt

CO-FOUNDER AND CTO

John Simmons

Chief Strategy Officer

Jay Wantz

VP OF ENGINEERING

Pat Geritz

VP OF SALES

Andy Meister

VP OF OPERATIONS

Kathleen Booth

VP OF MARKETING

Latest News from Attila Security

What is the Lifetime Cost of Hardware-Based VPN?

May 19, 2020

One of the most common questions organizations have to answer when selecting a secure VPN solution is how much that solution costs over the lifetime of its use. 

How to Secure BYOD Devices: Avoiding BYOD Security Problems with VPNs

May 08, 2020

With so many organizations suddenly forced to send their employees to work from home, securing remote work in today’s environment has become increasingly important.

Do's and Don'ts When Providing Remote Workers With VPNs

May 06, 2020

Businesses of all sizes are now having to outfit their employees with remote connectivity solutions. The most commonly used solution for remote access back to a centralized network is through the use of a VPN.

Quantum Resistant Cryptography: Why Should You Be Concerned Now?

May 04, 2020

Quantum computing is a relatively new endeavor in the field of computing. Research into it began back in the early 1980s, and it has been progressively gaining momentum in recent years.

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) & Cybersecurity: Telecommuting and Remote Work Security FAQs

May 01, 2020

Our country finds itself in a completely unprecedented situation as we struggle to figure out how to best respond to the spread of COVID-19.

How CMMC Requirements Apply to Remote Work

April 29, 2020

Despite the disruption caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the US Department of Defense is moving ahead with its push to ensure Defense Industrial Base (DIB) contractors have implemented strong cybersecurity programs through the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC).

Why VDI is the Future of Remote Work for Government

April 27, 2020

In recent years, the government has become increasingly aware of the need to support remote work, and our inability to achieve remote work at the levels necessitated by the current global situation has shined a very strong light on the current gaps in government remote work programs and...

CSfC: What Is the Wireless LAN Capability Package?

April 24, 2020

The Wireless LAN Capability Package was developed as part of the Commercial Solutions for Classified (CSfC) Program and is meant to help those working to implement a solution that will protect classified data in transit across campus-wide networks.

Why Do We Need a Hardware Only VPN at the Edge?

April 22, 2020

Often viewed as “older” technology, hardware-based VPNs don’t get a lot of love. 

Press Releases

Attila Security adds Kathleen Booth as VP of Marketing

Attila Security adds Kathleen Booth as VP of Marketing

FULTON, MD. (PRWEB) Feb 4, 2020

Attila Security, a leading provider of portable IP security, announced today that Kathleen Booth has joined the company as Vice President of Marketing. Booth will sit on the company’s management team and reports to Chief Executive Officer Gregg Smith. Her appointment follows the company’s recent announcement that retired Brigadier General of the U.S. Marine Corps John Simmons would join Attila as…

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John Simmons Joins Attila Security as Chief Strategy Officer (CSO)

John Simmons Joins Attila Security as Chief Strategy Officer (CSO)

FULTON, MD. (PRWEB) DEC 17, 2019

Attila Security announced today that Brigadier General (USMC Ret) John Simmons has joined Attila’s management team as Chief Strategy Officer (CSO).

With experience in the field of information security in leadership positions within the Marine Corps, Simmons brings to Attila Security a wealth of experience in cybersecurity, supply chain processes, network architectures, classified communications which…

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Attila Security Announces NIAP Common Criteria Certification for Silent Edge Enterprise Server and GoSilent Mobile Client

Attila Security Announces NIAP Common Criteria Certification for Silent Edge Enterprise Server and GoSilent Mobile Client

FULTON, MD. (PRWEB) NOV 21, 2019

Attila Security, a leader in IP security, announced today that two of its advanced security solutions have achieved the National Information Assurance Partnership (NIAPCommon Criteria certification. The Common Criteria certification validates that a product meets strict security requirements for U.S. National Security System procurement. NIAP is the U.S. Scheme within the Common Criteria Recognition Arrangement (CCRA), which is mutually recognized by 31 member countries….

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Attila Security on NIAP In-Evaluation Product List

Attila Security on NIAP In-Evaluation Product List

FULTON, MD. (PRWEB) MAY 14, 2019

Attila Security, a trusted leader of cyber security solutions for government agencies and commercial enterprises, today announced its award-winning GoSilent platform is now listed by the National Information Assurance Partnership (NIAP) and pending NIAP Common Criteria validation for 2 protection profiles: Stateful Firewall and VPN Gateway. GoSilent originally emanated from the National Security Agency (NSA) to meet the agency’s Commercial Solutions for Classified (CSfC) strict performance and security guidelines. Today, GoSilent is protecting mission critical intellectual property and data worldwide for public and private sectors and is playing an important role in securing the Defense Industrial Base (DIB) supply chain…

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Attila Security Appoints Security Experts to Board of Directors

Attila Security Appoints Security Experts to Board of Directors

FULTON, MD. (PRWEB) November 19, 2018

Attila Security, a company providing visibility, control and threat defense across physical, virtual, and cloud applications is pleased to announce it has completed its $2.5 m seed round of funding led by DataTribe, the country’s leading startup-studio for cybersecurity based in Maple Lawn, MD, Bull City Venture Partners (BCVP), an early-stage technology fund in Durham, NC and TEDCO’s Seed Fund. The proceeds are being used to expand sales and marketing, continue product development and finalize NIAP Certification for Attila’s award-winning GoSilent product suite…

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Emerging Leader Attila Security Announces First Round of Funding

Emerging Leader Attila Security Announces First Round of Funding

FULTON, MD. (PRWEB) OCTOBER 31, 2018

Attila Security, a company providing visibility, control and threat defense across physical, virtual, and cloud applications is pleased to announce it has completed its $2.5 m seed round of funding led by DataTribe, the country’s leading startup-studio for cybersecurity based in Maple Lawn, MD, Bull City Venture Partners (BCVP), an early-stage technology fund in Durham, NC and TEDCO’s Seed Fund. The proceeds are being used to expand sales and marketing, continue product development and finalize NIAP Certification for Attila’s award-winning GoSilent product suite…

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