Unique Protection Technology Honored for Best Application Security,
ICS/SCADA Security and Next-Generation Security
SAN JOSE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Virsec, a cybersecurity company delivering a radically new approach to
protect against advanced targeted attacks, today announced that Info
Security Products Guide, one of the industry’s leading information
security research and advisory guides, has named the Virsec Security
Platform a winner in three categories in the 2019 Info Security PG’s
Global Excellence Awards®.
Virsec took top honors, winning the Gold Award for Best Application
Security, and was also recognized for Industrial Control Systems (ICS)
and SCADA, and Innovation in Next Generation Security.
The prestigious global awards recognize cybersecurity and information
technology vendors with advanced, ground-breaking products, solutions,
and services that are helping set the bar higher for others in all areas
of security and technologies.
“We’re very pleased that ISPG has recognized the need for
next-generation security to counter today’s most dangerous cyberattacks.
Virsec is a pioneer in protecting applications against advanced
fileless, zero-day and memory-based attacks,” said Satya Gupta, founder
and CTO at Virsec. “This is especially important for mission-critical
applications and critical infrastructure, which are constantly under
Virsec defends against crippling attacks, especially those deemed
un-patchable, protecting legacy and modern applications from attacks
invisible to conventional security. Underscoring its innovative
approach, efficacy and cost-effectiveness, Virsec has been deployed by
industry leaders like Raytheon, AVEVA and Schneider Electric.
Addressing the unique security needs of critical infrastructure and
defense networks, Virsec delivers comprehensive application-level
protection against attacks that target software and bypass conventional
security. Built on patented Trusted Execution™ technology, Virsec
Security Platform secures the entire network stack from internal threats
and targeted external attacks aimed at specific network components at
each level. Virsec also protects legacy systems that may be un-patchable
or can’t be taken offline.
About Info Security PG’s Global Excellence Awards
Info Security Products Guide sponsors the Global Excellence Awards and
plays a vital role in keeping end-users informed of the choices they can
make when it comes to protecting their digital resources and assets. It
is written expressly for those who are adamant on staying informed of
security threats and the preventive measure they can take. You will
discover a wealth of information in this guide including tomorrow’s
technology today, best deployment scenarios, people and technologies
shaping cyber security and industry predictions & directions that
facilitate in making the most pertinent security decisions. Visit www.infosecurityproductsguide.com
for the complete list of winners.
Headquartered in San Jose, California with a strong presence in India,
Australia and UK, Virsec delivers innovative solutions to counter
today’s advanced cyberattacks. The company is led by industry veterans
who have driven one of the world’s top processor teams, and created
innovative technology in network security, embedded systems and
real-time memory systems. The team has broad leadership experience at
companies including AMD, Cisco, IBM, Palo Alto Networks, Juniper, Dell,
NextGen, BMC Software, ForcePoint, as well a long list of high-growth
start-ups. More information and demos are available at www.virsec.com.
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