Aanval - Customers

Recognized as the best performing and most comprehensive Snort and Syslog Intrusion Detection, Correlation, and Threat Management console on the market, Aanval was developed in 2003 and is currently the longest running Snort GUI/interface under continuous development.


Since our founding in 2003, Tactical FLEX, Inc.’s mission has been to provide world-class comprehensive network security solutions designed to make IT professionals’ jobs easier. Furthermore, we are strongly committed to providing each of our clients with innovative solutions that are at the forefront of Internet security technology. It is our objective to continually invest in both product and service enhancements as well as information security technology.

  • Address: 2049 Road 3 SW, Suite 100
    East Wenatchee, WA 98802
  • United States of America
  • Phone: 1-800-921-2584
  • Email: sales.group [at] tacticalflex.com

See what our satisfied customers are saying

“We purchased Aanval because it was the best network intrusion detection product on the market. Aanval had a superior Snort interface compared to other products. Aanval has helped reduce false positives, meet compliance initiatives, and effectively managed our event logs.” » Community Bank Customer

“Because our IT department is understaffed, we needed a network intrusion detection system that could help us automate security and deliver needed operational efficiency. Aanval is reliable and required little time to maintain. Aanval has helped improve our network visibility and reaction to security threats.” » Education Customer

“We have been an Aanval customer for several years now. We are very happy with Aanval and have decided to upgrade to Aanval SAS. We are now using Aanval as our stand-alone IDS and SIEM solution. Aanval is scalable and provides an affordable price-point, especially for universities who are budget conscious.” » Higher Education Customer

“We decided to switch IDS solutions. Our Government agency needed a robust IDS supporting Snort that could help monitor and manage the network for anomalies. With Aanval SAS Enterprise license, we can now employ more Snort sensors on our network and gain needed network visibility. We are using Aanval as a stand-alone IDS along with an Aanval Appliance.” » Government Security

“We evaluated Aanval for log monitoring/network traffic, packet management, anomaly detection, and to meet PCI compliance. Aanval met all of this evaluation criteria. We have found Aanval easy to use and the installation and configuration straightforward. We are happy with Aanval.” » SMB Online Retailer

See why our customers choose Aanval

Aanval is the leading Snort, Suricata, and Syslog Intrusion Detection, Correlation, and Threat Management solution. Aanval protects more than 6,000 customers within every industry in more than 100 countries throughout the world, including Fortune 500 and small- and medium-sized businesses. To learn more how Aanval customers are utilizing Aanval SAS and why they choose Aanval, view the customer stories below.

Featured Stories

» A Leading Online Retailer (SMB)

Customer Need: IT department was searching for a robust IDS utilizing Snort to manage and monitor their growing business and network infrastructure. Initially the company was using a standard Snort interface.

Read the full story here (PDF).

» A Large Government Agency

Customer Need: IT department in charge of investigating security incidents within the government agency and conducting forensic analysis was currently using a Unix based network intrusion detection system that supports Snort. However, the Information Security Manager wanted a more powerful IDS that could help monitor and manage their network for anomalies.

Read the full story here (PDF).

» A Leading Public University

Customer Overview: The public university has been an Aanval customer for three years. The university’s network strategy utilizes a Defense in Depth approach in which multiple security products are used to monitor and manage the large campus. The IT Department first purchased Aanval v6 in 2010 and utilized it with Snort as an IDS to monitor their internal network. In 2012, a decision was made to upgrade to Aanval SAS in order to take advantage of Aanval’s new threat management features and SIEM capabilities. The IT Department has also purchased the Aanval SAS Enterprise license and is now using Aanval as a stand-alone IDS and SIEM.

Read the full story here (PDF).

» A Leading Telecommunications Company

Customer Overview: The telecommunications company has been an Aanval customer for two years. IT Department was previously using a basic log analysis system that consisted of manually reviewing log data in order to identify suspicious behavior and anomalies. However, the IT Manager wanted a more comprehensive network security solution that can collect, normalize, and analyze log data for better incident response. What their IT department lacked was an event management and attack data correlation technology that supports Snort.

Read the full story here (PDF).

Aanval Customers

Our list of valued customers is a little too large for a single page, so we've selected a few organizations to represent Aanval's success and wide ranging capabilities.

Technology corporations
HID Global
Lexis Nexus
Real Networks
Texas Instruments

Specialized corporations
American Licorice Company
AmeriQuest Transportation
Bridgestone Americas, Inc
Computer Science Corporation
Forrester Research
McKee Foods Corporation
Woolworth's Limited

Internet and Telecom
Kayak Software
Monster Worldwide
Telecom NZ Ltd

Australian Department of Defense
Canadian Defense Force
Canadian Space Agency
GE Aviation
General Dynamics
Israeli Defense Force
Lockheed Martin
Los Alamos National Laboratory
New Zealand Defense Force
Rockwell Collins
United States European Command
US Air Force
US Army
US Department of Agriculture
US Department of Defense
US Department of Energy
US Department of Homeland Security
US Naval Academy
US Navy

Health and biotechnology
Advocate Health Care
Beth-Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Cancer Research and Biostatistics
Children's Hospital of Omaha
Denver Health and Hospital Authority
Group Health Cooperative
Integrated Health Care
United BioSource Corporation
University of Texas Southwestern Medical

Nuclear and power
Basin Electric Power Cooperative
Idaho National Laboratory
Tucson Electric Power
Washington Closure Handford

Finance and legal
Compass Bank
Countrywide Financial
Flaherty Sensabaugh Bonasso PLLC
Libro Financial Group
Mizrahi-Tefahot Bank Ltd.
Peoples Bank
Security Savings Bank
Sidley Austin LLP

Brown University
Carnegie Mellon
Cornell University
Harvard University
Mount Saint Mary's University
Oakland University
Pine Tree ISD
Rice University
Ringling College of Art and Design
Saginaw Valley State University
University of Hawaii
University of Iowa
University of Michigan
University of Nebraska
University of Notre Dame
University of Texas
University of Wisconsin
Vanderbilt University

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