SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO — FEBRUARY, 2018 — Decentralized IT security marketplace
PolySwarm (www.polyswarm.io) today announced a partnership with Vector 35, makers of the
reverse engineering platform Binary Ninja. Through this partnership, PolySwarm will support
the development of Binary Ninja, whose world class analysis capabilities will be provided to
security experts in the PolySwarm ecosystem.
“This partnership ensures PolySwarm will have a vested interest in helping Binary Ninja become
the world’s most valuable and advanced reverse engineering platform,” said Jordan Wiens, co-
founder of Vector 35.
“We’re excited to be working with Vector 35 to bring Binary Ninja into the PolySwarm
ecosystem. This partnership will allow us to offer security experts a more powerful toolset so
they can spend more time analyzing malware and protecting users,”
said Steve Bassi, CEO ofPolySwarm.
As part of PolySwarm’s Malware Bounty Program that rewards security experts in Nectar tokens
for uploading malware samples, 100 Binary Ninja student licences will be given away to the first
100 security experts who earn 5,000 tokens. Thousands of dollars worth of tokens are being
awarded every day from a $300,000 USD reward pool.
Today’s antivirus and IT security market is dominated by single-vendor offerings that often miss
emerging threats. PolySwarm incentivizes a global community of information security experts to
disrupt the $8.5 billion cyber threat intelligence industry, providing enterprises and consumers
with unprecedented speed and accuracy in threat detection. By introducing a platform
encouraging innovation and competition, the market will reward experts who are best able to
PolySwarm’s founders built the company out of Narf Industries, LLC, an information security
firm that recently completed a blockchain-based identity management project for the Department
of Homeland Security as well as cutting-edge information security projects for DARPA.
PolySwarm’s advisory board includes former McAfee CIO Mark Tonnesen, alongside renowned
information security and blockchain experts Dan Guido, Chris Eagle, Dr. Sergey Bratus, and
The PolySwarm market runs on Nectar (“NCT”), an ERC20-compatible utility token that makes
it easy to submit and classify potential threats on the PolySwarm market. Nectar replaces
traditional, outdated antivirus and threat-scanning subscription payments. The Nectar token sale
begins February 20, 2018.
PolySwarm is the first decentralized marketplace allowing security experts to build anti-malware engines that compete to protect you. PolySwarm incentivizes a global community of information security experts to disrupt the $8.5 billion cyber threat intelligence industry, providing enterprises and consumers with unprecedented speed and accuracy in threat detection.
The PolySwarm market runs on Nectar (NCT), an ERC20-compatible utilitytoken. For more information, please visit https://polywarm.io