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Recorded Future feature-by-feature comparisons

Here are a couple of handy feature-by-feature comparisons to help you compare Recorded Future to the competition.
Capabilities
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Discover, analyze, and map associations across billions of entities from a range of sources in real time.
5 stars
2,000,000+ organizations scanned daily.
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Detects assets that are exposed or impersonated across a broad range of online sources across the surface web, document stores, deep and dark web, and technical sources.
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Based on ten risk categories and 250+ control items but unknown amount of companies covered.
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RiskRecon distills its assessment criteria into a single score from 0-10.
Usability and the learning curve
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Combine machine analytics with human expertise to produce intelligence for risk mitigation. Recorded Future does not provide security rating services and relies on third-parties for security ratings.
5 stars
High-level summation of risk with the ability to drill down into precise technical details.
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Digital risk management service that configures key assets, collects from hard-to-reach sources, analyzes and identify risks, and mitigates the impact.
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Interface that grades risk categories from A to F.
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Provides risk prioritization based on your configured policy.
Community support
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Recorded Future Podcast takes you inside the world of cyber threat intelligence. The Recorded Future Blog covers Intelligence analysis, industry perspective, product updates, and company news.
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UpGuard Summit brings together a community of security leaders from leading companies, explores the future of security and helps businesses stay secure. The UpGuard cybersecurity and risk management blog is updated four times a week and our breach research blog has uncovered and secured some of the largest data breaches.
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Their weekly podcast highlights key findings of primary-source research their Intelligence Team is conducting, along with discussions on the latest threat actors, campaigns, security events and industry news.
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Company and product blog.
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Company and product blog.
Release rate
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Based on their website, unknown frequency of product updates.
4 stars
UpGuard has adopted DevOps principles internally to develop, test, and release software continuously, ensuring fast, consistent, and safe releases.
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Based on their website, unknown frequency of product updates.
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Pricing and support
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Public pricing information is not available.
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UpGuard has a transparent pricing model which you can view here. UpGuard pricing starts at $5,249k/year and scales with your company.
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Pricing not available on the website. The reviews suggest low total cost of ownership.
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Public pricing information is not available.
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Public pricing information is not available. Pricing is reported to start at $10,000 and increases based on the number of vendors monitored.
API and extensibility
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RESTful APIs allow integration to Recorded Future’s automated intelligence.
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UpGuard offers a standard API to pull data into other enterprise applications.
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Third-party integrations
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Integrates with Security Information and Event Management (SIEM); Security Orchestration, Automation, and Response (SOAR); endpoint security (EDR); incident response systems; vulnerability management tools, like AWS, Splunk, ServiceNow, Slack and more
4 stars
Connect UpGuard with over 4,000+ apps using our Zapier integration.
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Integrates with technology partners like Symantec, Splunk, ServiceNow, IBM Radar and more.
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Integrates with Supply Wisdom and VendorInsight.
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Offers integrations with GRC platforms such as RSA Archer, Sigma Ratings, Whistic, and more.
Customers
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Major customers include Accenture, DuPont, Fujitsu, GAP, McAfee.
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The New York Stock Exchange (ICE), Morningstar, TDK, PagerDuty, Hopin, and IAG. Read our customer stories.
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Major customers include Sophos, Freshfields, and Pret a Manger.
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Customers include Polk & Wardwell, LLP, a Fortune 500 retailer, and an OTC financial institution.
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Customers include Informatica, Tufts Health Plan, University of San Francisco, and Sentara.
Predictive capabilities
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The Recorded Future Intelligence Platform produces accurate and actionable intelligence at scale, delivered in real time. It combines automated analytics with human expertise to unite an unrivaled variety of open source, dark web, technical sources, and original research.
5 stars
As UpGuard checks for misconfigurations across your Internet footprint, many important breach vectors are covered, including phishing, ransomware susceptibility (like WannaCry), man-in-the-middle attacks, DNSSEC, vulnerabilities, email spoofing, domain hijacking, and DNS issues. Data leaks are automatically surfaced by the platform for your team to assess and close before they become breaches.
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Have solutions for brand protection, dark web monitoring, data leakage detection, Threat Intelligence, technical leakage detection and attack surface management. Human analysts filter out false positives before they are delivered to customers.
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Performs non-intrusive checks including passive DNS, attack surface detection, passive vulnerability scanning, DNS health, SSL/TLS strength, and email security, as well as asset reputation, credential compromises, hacktivist shares, social media monitoring, dark web search, cloud delivery network security, fraudulent apps, and DDoS detection. They do not, however, provide real transparency into the efficacy of these checks.
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Focuses on third-party assessment across 11 security domains and 41 security criteria.
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Capabilities
Star rating
Discover, analyze, and map associations across billions of entities from a range of sources in real time.
Usability and the learning curve
Star rating
Combine machine analytics with human expertise to produce intelligence for risk mitigation. Recorded Future does not provide security rating services and relies on third-parties for security ratings.
Community support
Star rating
Recorded Future Podcast takes you inside the world of cyber threat intelligence. The Recorded Future Blog covers Intelligence analysis, industry perspective, product updates, and company news.
Release rate
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Based on their website, unknown frequency of product updates.
Pricing and support
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Public pricing information is not available.
API and extensibility
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RESTful APIs allow integration to Recorded Future’s automated intelligence.
Third-party integrations
Star rating
Integrates with Security Information and Event Management (SIEM); Security Orchestration, Automation, and Response (SOAR); endpoint security (EDR); incident response systems; vulnerability management tools, like AWS, Splunk, ServiceNow, Slack and more
Customers
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Major customers include Accenture, DuPont, Fujitsu, GAP, McAfee.
Predictive capabilities
Star rating
The Recorded Future Intelligence Platform produces accurate and actionable intelligence at scale, delivered in real time. It combines automated analytics with human expertise to unite an unrivaled variety of open source, dark web, technical sources, and original research.
Security rating
UpGuard Security Rating
Capabilities
5 stars
2,000,000+ organizations scanned daily.
Usability and the learning curve
5 stars
High-level summation of risk with the ability to drill down into precise technical details.
Community support
5 stars
UpGuard Summit brings together a community of security leaders from leading companies, explores the future of security and helps businesses stay secure. The UpGuard cybersecurity and risk management blog is updated four times a week and our breach research blog has uncovered and secured some of the largest data breaches.
Release rate
4 stars
UpGuard has adopted DevOps principles internally to develop, test, and release software continuously, ensuring fast, consistent, and safe releases.
Pricing and support
5 stars
UpGuard has a transparent pricing model which you can view here. UpGuard pricing starts at $5,249k/year and scales with your company.
API and extensibility
4 stars
UpGuard offers a standard API to pull data into other enterprise applications.
Third-party integrations
4 stars
Connect UpGuard with over 4,000+ apps using our Zapier integration.
Customers
5 stars
The New York Stock Exchange (ICE), Morningstar, TDK, PagerDuty, Hopin, and IAG. Read our customer stories.
Predictive capabilities
5 stars
As UpGuard checks for misconfigurations across your Internet footprint, many important breach vectors are covered, including phishing, ransomware susceptibility (like WannaCry), man-in-the-middle attacks, DNSSEC, vulnerabilities, email spoofing, domain hijacking, and DNS issues. Data leaks are automatically surfaced by the platform for your team to assess and close before they become breaches.
Capabilities
Star rating
Detects assets that are exposed or impersonated across a broad range of online sources across the surface web, document stores, deep and dark web, and technical sources.
Usability and the learning curve
Star rating
Digital risk management service that configures key assets, collects from hard-to-reach sources, analyzes and identify risks, and mitigates the impact.
Community support
Star rating
Their weekly podcast highlights key findings of primary-source research their Intelligence Team is conducting, along with discussions on the latest threat actors, campaigns, security events and industry news.
Release rate
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Based on their website, unknown frequency of product updates.
Pricing and support
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Pricing not available on the website. The reviews suggest low total cost of ownership.
API and extensibility
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RESTful APIs and other integrations allow integration to Digital Shadow's intelligence.
Third-party integrations
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Integrates with technology partners like Symantec, Splunk, ServiceNow, IBM Radar and more.
Customers
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Major customers include Sophos, Freshfields, and Pret a Manger.
Predictive capabilities
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Have solutions for brand protection, dark web monitoring, data leakage detection, Threat Intelligence, technical leakage detection and attack surface management. Human analysts filter out false positives before they are delivered to customers.
Security rating
UpGuard Security Rating
Capabilities
Star rating
Based on ten risk categories and 250+ control items but unknown amount of companies covered.
Usability and the learning curve
Star rating
Interface that grades risk categories from A to F.
Community support
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Company and product blog.
Release rate
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Pricing and support
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Public pricing information is not available.
API and extensibility
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Third-party integrations
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Integrates with Supply Wisdom and VendorInsight.
Customers
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Customers include Polk & Wardwell, LLP, a Fortune 500 retailer, and an OTC financial institution.
Predictive capabilities
Star rating
Performs non-intrusive checks including passive DNS, attack surface detection, passive vulnerability scanning, DNS health, SSL/TLS strength, and email security, as well as asset reputation, credential compromises, hacktivist shares, social media monitoring, dark web search, cloud delivery network security, fraudulent apps, and DDoS detection. They do not, however, provide real transparency into the efficacy of these checks.
Security rating
UpGuard Security Rating
Capabilities
Star rating
RiskRecon distills its assessment criteria into a single score from 0-10.
Usability and the learning curve
Star rating
Provides risk prioritization based on your configured policy.
Community support
Star rating
Company and product blog.
Release rate
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Pricing and support
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Public pricing information is not available. Pricing is reported to start at $10,000 and increases based on the number of vendors monitored.
API and extensibility
Star rating
Third-party integrations
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Offers integrations with GRC platforms such as RSA Archer, Sigma Ratings, Whistic, and more.
Customers
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Customers include Informatica, Tufts Health Plan, University of San Francisco, and Sentara.
Predictive capabilities
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Focuses on third-party assessment across 11 security domains and 41 security criteria.
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UpGuard Security Rating
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