2012 Winners

Winners of the 8th Annual 2012 Info Security PG’s Global Excellence Awards®

Security World Awards

PRODUCTS AND SERVICES EXCELLENCE CATEGORIES
Access
HOB, Inc. for HOB Remote Desktop Virtual Private Network (HOB RD VPN)

Anti-Malware, Anti-Spam or Anti-Virus
Total Defense for Internet Security Suite Plus

Auditing
Application Security, Inc. for AppDetectivePro

Authentication Solution (Multi, Single or Two-Factor)
TextPower, Inc. for TextKey

Best Security Hardware Product (New or Updated version)
Imperva for Imperva SecureSphere 8.5

Best Security Service (New or Updated version)
CloudAccess for SingleSource

Best Security Software (New or Updated version)
NetWrix Corporation for Change Reporter Suite 2.0

Cloud Security
Agiliance, Inc. for Agiliance® Continuous Compliance Service™ for Cloud Risk Management

Compliance
Ipswitch, Inc. for WhatsUp Log Management Suite

Database Security, Data Leakage-Protection/ Extrusion Prevention
SEEBURGER, Inc. for SEEBURGER Managed File Transfer (SEE MFT)

Email Security and Management
GlobalSCAPE for Mail Express

Encryption
Thales e-Security Inc. for Thales nShield

Endpoint Security
Safend, Inc. for Data Protection Suite

Firewalls
Dimension Data for Firewall Assurance and Migration Services

Fraud Prevention
TeleSign for Real Time Telephone Verification

Identity Management
Hitachi ID Systems for Hitachi ID Identity Manager

Integrated Security and Unified Threat Management (UTM)
NETGEAR, Inc. for ProSecure UTM Series

IPSec/SSL/VPN
HOB, Inc. for HOB Remote Desktop Virtual Private Network (HOB RD VPN)

Managed Security Services
EdgeWave for Messaging Security Suite

Most Innovative Security Product (Hardware) of the Year
FireEye for Malware Protection System

Most Innovative Security Product (Software) of the Year
Informatica for Dynamic Data Masking (DDM)

Most Innovative Security Service of the Year
CloudAccess for SingleSource

Network Security and Management
Qosmos for ixEngine

Policy Management
nCircle for Configuration Compliance Manager

PCI – (Payment Card Industry) Compliance
Panoptic Security for ExpertPCI

Products and Solutions for U.S.A.
Actiance, Inc. for Vantage

Security Training and Educational Programs (any type of training)
Wombat Security Technologies, Inc. for Wombat Security Training Platform

Risk Management
Venafi for Venafi Director 6.0

SaaS/Cloud Solutions
TappIn, Inc. for TappIn’s cloud service

Security Information/ Event Management
Solutionary for Solutionary ActiveGuard®

Security Products and Solution for Small Businesses and SOHO
nCircle for PureCloud

Security Products and Solutions for Education
Viewfinity for Viewfinity Privilege Management

Security Products and Solutions for Enterprise (Large)
Corero Network Security DDoS Defense System (DDS)

Security Products and Solutions for Enterprise (Medium)
WatchGuard Technologies for WatchGuard NGFW 8

Security Products and Solutions for Finance and Banking
Network Box USA for Z-Scan

Security Products and Solutions for Government
Narus, Inc. for NarusInsight

Security Products and Solutions for Telecommunications
Wedge Networks for WedgeOS Platform

Social Media, Web Filtering, and Content Security
EdgeWave for iPrism® Web Filter

Storage and Archiving
Permabit Technology Corporation for Albireo High Performance Data Optimization Software

Vulnerability Assessment, Remediation and Management
Ixia for IxLoad-Attack

Web Application Security
Imperva for Imperva SecureSphere 8.5

Wireless, Mobile, or Portable Device Security
McAfee, Inc. for McAfee Mobile Security

Innovation in Compliance
Actiance, Inc. for Socialite

Innovation in Enterprise Security
GroupLogic, Inc. for mobilEcho

Innovation in Next Generation Security
Me4Sure, Inc. for M4S

General
nCircle for Benchmark

New Product Launch and/or Products still on announcement embargo
Anue Systems
NetClarity, Inc.
Princeton Payment Solutions

CSO OF THE YEAR
CSO of the Year
Robert Pittman, County of Los Angeles – Chief Information Security Officer – (Safend Inc.)

Security/IT Department of the Year
24 Hour Fitness – Owen J. Shackleton, Director of Loss Operations, Corporate Operations Division (by 3VR Inc.)

EXECUTIVE CATEGORIES
CTO of the Year
John Gmuender of SonicWALL, Inc.

Entrepreneur/Founder Of The Year
Carson Sweet, co-founder & CEO of CloudPassage

Outstanding Leader of the Year (in Security Industry)
Lorraine Frost, Vice President/CIO, IRT at California State University, San Bernardino, U.S.A.

PR Professional of the Year for Security Industry
Dan Chmielewski, Principal, Madison Alexander PR

Women Executives in Security Industry
Stina Ehrensvard, CEO and Founder, Yubico

TOMORROW’S TECHNOLOGY TODAY
Asia-Pacific
SPYRUS for Secure Pocket Drive

Canada
SPYRUS for Secure Pocket Drive

EMEA
FoxT for Extensible Role-Based Access Control (xRBAC)

Latin-America
SPYRUS for Secure Pocket Drive

USA
Arbor Networks, Inc. for Arbor’s Pravail Availability Protection System (APS), includes Cloud Signaling capability and ATLAS Intelligence Feed

COMPANY/ ORGANIZATION CATEGORIES
Best Overall Security Company of the Year
SecureState

Best New Security Start-Up Company of the Year (Services)
Lookingglass Cyber Solutions

Best New Security Start-Up Company of the Year (Software)
Oculis Labs Inc.

Innovative Company of the Year (Security)
Avecto

PR Agency of the Year for Security Companies
SHIFT Communications

PRODUCT MANAGEMENT AND ENGINEERING CATEGORIES
Product Portfolio Expansion (Security Hardware) of the Year
SonicWALL, Inc.

PR, CORPORATE AND INVESTOR RELATIONS CATEGORIES
Heightening Security Awareness Campaign of the Year
Trainer Communications for Illuminating Encryption Management Best Practices

Media Coverage Campaign of the Year
Gabriel Marketing Group for New Product Debut and GroupLogic’s Corporate Brand Identity Campaign

Security Product Launch (Software) Campaign of the Year
Gabriel Marketing Group for New Product Debut and GroupLogic’s Corporate Brand Identity Campaign

BEST DEPLOYMENTS AND CASE STUDIES
EMEA
NIKSUN for Belgacom Secures Customer’s Infrastructure using NIKSUN Technology for Security

Latin-America
AlgoSec for Telefonica Eliminates Manual Error with Automated Policy Management from AlgoSec

USA
Virtela for Virtela’s Cloud-based Mobile Device Management (MDM) Service Boosts Security and Cost Control for US-based Auto Parts Manufacturer

WHITE PAPERS, TECHNOLOGY WRITE-UPS, IT BLOGS
White-Papers
Paladion Networks for Phishing Intelligence Report – H1 2011

Technology Write-Ups
InfoSec Institute for Slaac Attack

IT Blogs
NCP engineering, Inc. for VPN Haus

PARTNER PROGRAM CATEGORIES
Best Helping Partners Expand Business Program
NETGEAR, Inc. for PowerShift Partner Program

Best Partner Network Expansion Program of the Year
Attendance on Demand for Attendance on Demand Service Centers

SUPPORT AND CUSTOMER SATISFACTION
Best Customer Satisfaction Program of the Year
Solutionary for Securely and Rapidly Activate New Client

Finalists

PRODUCTS AND SERVICES EXCELLENCE CATEGORIES
Access
HOB, Inc. for HOB Remote Desktop Virtual Private Network (HOB RD VPN)

Anti-Malware, Anti-Spam or Anti-Virus
Damballa Inc. for Damballa Failsafe 5.0
EdgeWave for EdgeWave Email Security
EdgeWave for ePrism Email Security Suite
Intego for VirusBarrier X6 for Mac OS X
Total Defense for Internet Security Suite Plus
Wedge Networks for WedgeOS Platform

Auditing
Application Security, Inc. for AppDetectivePro
NetWrix Corporation for Change Reporter Suite 2.0

Authentication Solution (Multi, Single or Two-Factor)
Gemalto for Protiva Strong Authentication Service
PhoneFactor for PhoneFactor Multi-Factor Authentication
TextPower, Inc. for TextKey

Best Security Hardware Product (New or Updated version)
Imperva for Imperva SecureSphere 8.5
Thales e-Security Inc. for PayShield 9000

Best Security Service (New or Updated version)
CloudAccess for SingleSource

Best Security Software (New or Updated version)
Application Security, Inc. for DbProtect
Arxan Technologies, Inc. for EnsureIT® for Android
Good Technology for Good for Enterprise
GroupLogic, Inc. for mobilEcho
NetWrix Corporation for Change Reporter Suite 2.0

Cloud Security
Agiliance, Inc. for Agiliance® Continuous Compliance Service™ for Cloud Risk Management
Arbor Networks, Inc. for Arbor’s Cloud Signaling capability with the Pravail Availability Protection System
CloudAccess for SingleSource
Global DataGuard for All-n-One Security Module – ASM N-2520-S
Solutionary for Solutionary Cloud Security Services
Wipro Technologies for Wipro CloudTrust Solution

Compliance
Actiance, Inc. for Vantage
Agiliance, Inc. for Agiliance® RiskVision™
Dimension Data for Governance, Risk and Compliance Assessment
Ipswitch, Inc. for WhatsUp Log Management Suite
LiveOffice for LiveOffice AdvisorMail
LockPath, Inc. for LockPath Keylight Platform
SEEBURGER, Inc. for SEEBURGER Managed File Transfer (SEE MFT)

Database Security, Data Leakage-Protection/ Extrusion Prevention
Application Security, Inc. for DbProtect
BeyondTrust for PowerBroker Desktops, DLP Edition
Informatica for Dynamic Data Masking (DDM)
Safend, Inc. for Data Protection Suite
SEEBURGER, Inc. for SEEBURGER Managed File Transfer (SEE MFT)

Email Security and Management
EdgeWave for ePrism Email Security Suite
EdgeWave for Messaging Security Suite
GlobalSCAPE for Mail Express
HOB, Inc. for HOBLink Mobile
Sendmail, Inc. for Sentrion® Message Processing Platform

Encryption
CoSoSys for EasyLock
Thales e-Security Inc. for Thales nShield

Endpoint Security
CoSoSys for Endpoint Protector Appliance
Safend, Inc. for Data Protection Suite

Firewalls
Citrix Systems for Citrix NetScaler Application Firewall
Dimension Data for Firewall Assurance and Migration Services

Fraud Prevention
3VR Inc. for Video Intelligence Management System 7
ActivIdentity, Inc. for 4TRESS Authentication Appliance
iovation Inc. for ReputationManager 360
TeleSign for Real Time Telephone Verification

Identity Management
Hitachi ID Systems for Hitachi ID Identity Manager
Lieberman Software for Enterprise Random Password Manager (ERPM)
NetWrix Corporation for Identity Management Suite
Wipro Technologies for Wipro Service Delivery Framework for IAM

Integrated Security and Unified Threat Management (UTM)
CloudAccess for SingleSource
Fortinet for FortiGate-3950B
NETGEAR, Inc. for ProSecure UTM Series

IPSec/SSL/VPN
HOB, Inc. for HOB Remote Desktop Virtual Private Network (HOB RD VPN)
NCP engineering, Inc. for NCP Secure Enterprise Solution

Managed Security Services
EdgeWave for Messaging Security Suite
Solutionary for Solutionary ActiveGuard®

Most Innovative Security Product (Hardware) of the Year
FireEye for Malware Protection System
Netronome for Netronome SSL Inspector

Most Innovative Security Product (Software) of the Year
Accellion, Inc. for Accellion Secure Collaboration
Actiance, Inc. for Socialite
Agiliance, Inc. for Agiliance® RiskVision™
Good Technology for Good Dynamics
GroupLogic, Inc. for mobilEcho
Informatica for Dynamic Data Masking (DDM)
Intego for VirusBarrier iOS

Most Innovative Security Service of the Year
Agiliance, Inc. for Agiliance® Continuous Compliance Service™ (CCS) for PCI
CloudAccess for SingleSource
Dimension Data for Security Technology Lifecycle Management

Network Security and Management
Fidelis Security Systems for Fidelis XPS
Lancope for StealthWatch System
Qosmos for ixEngine
Skybox Security for Skybox Network Assurance
SonicWALL for Network Security Appliance 4500
Wedge Networks for WedgeOS Platform

Policy Management
AlgoSec for AlgoSec Security Management Suite
nCircle for Configuration Compliance Manager
Viewfinity for Viewfinity Privilege Management

PCI – (Payment Card Industry) Compliance
Panoptic Security for ExpertPCI

Products and Solutions for U.S.A.
Actiance, Inc. for Vantage

Security Training and Educational Programs (any type of training)
Foreground Security for Foreground Security
Secure Ninja for Cyber Security Training & Certification Program
Security Mentor, Inc. for Security Mentor CORE Curriculum (online security awareness training)
Wombat Security Technologies, Inc. for Wombat Security Training Platform

Risk Management
iovation Inc. for ReputationManager 360
Venafi for Venafi Director 6.0

SaaS/Cloud Solutions
Accellion, Inc. for Kitedrive
Incapsula Inc. for Incapsula
Solutionary for Solutionary’s SecurCompass®
TappIn, Inc. for TappIn’s cloud service

Security Information/ Event Management
Solutionary for Solutionary ActiveGuard®

Security Products and Solution for Small Businesses and SOHO
HOB, Inc. for HOB Privacy Cube
nCircle for PureCloud

Security Products and Solutions for Education
Viewfinity for Viewfinity Privilege Management

Security Products and Solutions for Enterprise (Large)
Actiance, Inc. for Unified Security Gateway
Corero Network Security DDoS Defense System (DDS)
FireEye for Malware Protection System

Security Products and Solutions for Enterprise (Medium)
WatchGuard Technologies for WatchGuard NGFW 8

Security Products and Solutions for Finance and Banking
3VR Inc. for Video Intelligence Management System 7
Actiance, Inc. for Socialite
eCert, Inc. for Email Protection and Identity Cert (EPICT) security service
HOB, Inc. for HOB Remote Desktop Virtual Private Network (HOB RD VPN)
Network Box USA for Z-Scan

Security Products and Solutions for Government
Narus, Inc. for NarusInsight

Security Products and Solutions for Telecommunications
Wedge Networks for WedgeOS Platform

Social Media, Web Filtering, and Content Security
Actiance, Inc. for Unified Security Gateway
EdgeWave for iPrism® Web Filter
EdgeWave for iPrism® Web Security

Storage and Archiving
LiveOffice for LiveOffice Personal Archive
NETGEAR, Inc. for ReadyNAS
Permabit Technology Corporation for Albireo High Performance Data Optimization Software
Permabit Technology Corporation for Albireo Virtual Data Optimization Software

Vulnerability Assessment, Remediation and Management
Application Security, Inc. for DbProtect
Ixia for IxLoad-Attack
nCircle for Suite360
Solutionary for ActiveGuard® Vulnerability Management

Web Application Security
Imperva for Imperva SecureSphere 8.5
Privacyware for ThreatSentry
SonicWALLfor Web Application Firewall Service

Wireless, Mobile, or Portable Device Security
Fluke Networks for AirMagnet Enterprise 9.0
GroupLogic, Inc. for mobilEcho
HOB, Inc. for HOBLink Mobile
Intego for VirusBarrier iOS
McAfee, Inc. for McAfee Mobile Security
Total Defense for Mobile Security
Virtela for Virtela Cloud-based Mobile Device Management Service

Innovation in Compliance
Actiance, Inc. for Socialite

Innovation in Enterprise Security
ActivIdentity, Inc. for ActivIdentity ActivID Credential Management System (CMS) appliance
GroupLogic, Inc. for mobilEcho
Ixia for IxLoad-Attack

Innovation in Next Generation Security
CloudAccess for SingleSource
FireEye for Malware Protection System
Me4Sure, Inc. for M4S
Qosmos for ixEngine
Wipro Technologies for Wipro SPIDERNET

General
nCircle for Benchmark

New Product Launch and/or Products still on announcement embargo
Abaca
Anue Systems
Fox Technologies Inc.
CloudPassage
GroupLogic
NetClarity, Inc.
NETGEAR, Inc.
Pivot3
Princeton Payment Solutions
Quarri Technologies
STEALTHbits
Systematic Development Group, LLC
Venafi
WinMagic Inc.

CSO OF THE YEAR
CSO of the Year
Lorraine Frost, Vice President/CIO, IRT at California State University, San Bernardino, U.S.A.
Renee Lopez-Pineda, Delta Airlines – GM; Information Security, Privacy, Compliance & Business Continuity (Solutionary)
Robert Pittman, County of Los Angeles – Chief Information Security Officer – (Safend Inc.)

Security/IT Department of the Year
24 Hour Fitness – Owen J. Shackleton, Director of Loss Operations, Corporate Operations Division (by 3VR Inc.)
California State University, San Bernardino, U.S.A.
County of Los Angeles – Robert Pittman, Chief Information Security Officer – (Safend Inc.)

EXECUTIVE CATEGORIES
CTO of the Year
John Gmuender of SonicWALL, Inc.

Entrepreneur/Founder Of The Year
Carson Sweet, co-founder & CEO of CloudPassage

Outstanding Leader of the Year (in Security Industry)
Gene Keeling, Director, Cisco Global Certification Team – Cisco Systems, Inc.
Lorraine Frost, Vice President/CIO, IRT at California State University, San Bernardino, U.S.A.

PR Professional of the Year for Security Industry
Dan Chmielewski, Principal, Madison Alexander PR

Women Executives in Security Industry
Stina Ehrensvard, CEO and Founder, Yubico

TOMORROW’S TECHNOLOGY TODAY
Asia-Pacific
SPYRUS for Secure Pocket Drive

Canada
SPYRUS for Secure Pocket Drive

EMEA
FoxT for Extensible Role-Based Access Control (xRBAC)
SPYRUS for Secure Pocket Drive

Latin-America
SPYRUS for Secure Pocket Drive

USA
Arbor Networks, Inc. for Arbor’s Pravail Availability Protection System (APS), includes Cloud Signaling capability and ATLAS Intelligence Feed
CloudPassage for CloudPassage Halo™
FoxT for Extensible Role-Based Access Control (xRBAC)
Plex Systems, Inc. for Plex Online
SPYRUS for Secure Pocket Drive
VideoIQ for Low Temperature iCVR High Definition Dome Camera

COMPANY/ ORGANIZATION CATEGORIES
Best Overall Security Company of the Year
Avecto
SecureState

Best New Security Start-Up Company of the Year (Services)
eCert, Inc.
Lookingglass Cyber Solutions

Best New Security Start-Up Company of the Year (Software)
Avecto
Oculis Labs Inc.

Innovative Company of the Year (Security)
Avecto
Courion Corporation

PR Agency of the Year for Security Companies
SHIFT Communications

PRODUCT MANAGEMENT AND ENGINEERING CATEGORIES
Product Portfolio Expansion (Security Hardware) of the Year
SonicWALL, Inc.

PR, CORPORATE AND INVESTOR RELATIONS CATEGORIES
Heightening Security Awareness Campaign of the Year
Application Security, Inc. for Pulling Back The Curtain On Oracle CPUs
Trainer Communications for Illuminating Encryption Management Best Practices

Media Coverage Campaign of the Year
Gabriel Marketing Group for New Product Debut and GroupLogic’s Corporate Brand Identity Campaign

Security Product Launch (Software) Campaign of the Year
Gabriel Marketing Group for New Product Debut and GroupLogic’s Corporate Brand Identity Campaign

BEST DEPLOYMENTS AND CASE STUDIES
EMEA
NIKSUN for Belgacom Secures Customer’s Infrastructure using NIKSUN Technology for Security

Latin-America
AlgoSec for Telefonica Eliminates Manual Error with Automated Policy Management from AlgoSec

USA
AlgoSec for Leading Credit Union Simplifies Firewall Management and Demonstrates Compliance with AlgoSec Security Management Suite
Attendance on Demand for Eye Care Practice Automates Employee Leave Tracking with Attendance on Demand
Courion Corporation for HealthSpring
NETGEAR, Inc. for Automotive Dealership Takes Control and Enhances Employee Productivity with NETGEAR® UTM Appliances
Plex Systems, Inc. for Eagle Picher Technologies’ Defense & Space Power Division dramatically improves efficiency of its engineer-to-order (ETO) operations with Plex Online
Plex Systems, Inc. for Plex Online Enables Revstone’s Vassar Foundry to Control Operations, Reduce Inventory by 50 Percent, and Achieve 456% ROI
QuorumLabs for All-in-One Appliance from QuorumLabs Gives Bank Fast Recovery, Easy Testing, and One-Click File-Level Restore
QuorumLabs for onQ Satisfies Comhar’s Audit Requirements by Providing Simplified and Automated Testing of Disaster Recovery Plan
Solutionary for Solutionary’s design and implementation of security monitoring and management services with ActiveGuard delivers effective and efficient solution to client business issues
Viewfinity for Viewfinity Helps Douglas County Libraries Adhere to IT Desktop Security Best Practices Set Forth by US Federal Government
Virtela for Virtela’s Cloud-based Mobile Device Management (MDM) Service Boosts Security and Cost Control for US-based Auto Parts Manufacturer

WHITE PAPERS, TECHNOLOGY WRITE-UPS, IT BLOGS
White-Papers
NCP engineering, Inc. for Debunking the Myths of SSL VPN Security
NETGEAR, Inc. for The Dirty Secret Behind the UTM
Paladion Networks for Phishing Intelligence Report – H1 2011
Radware for Radware Security Incidents Report, 1H2011 Special Focus: Multi-Layer Attack Threats
Solutionary for Endpoint Security and the iPad
Solutionary for The Advanced Persistent Threat

Technology Write-Ups
InfoSec Institute for Slaac Attack
Radware for Security’s Not Just About Defense Gain an Advantage over Cyber Attacks with a Counter-Offense

IT Blogs
Faronics for Faronics Blog
InfoSec Institute for Slaac Attack
NCP engineering, Inc. for VPN Haus
SecureState for SecureState’s blog
Solutionary for A Day in the Life of Privacy

PARTNER PROGRAM CATEGORIES
Best Helping Partners Expand Business Program
NETGEAR, Inc. for PowerShift Partner Program

Best Partner Network Expansion Program of the Year
Attendance on Demand for Attendance on Demand Service Centers

SUPPORT AND CUSTOMER SATISFACTION
Best Customer Satisfaction Program of the Year
Solutionary for Securely and Rapidly Activate New Client

“We are proud to be recognized as a finalist in four categories by Info Security Products Guide,” said Torsten George, vice president of worldwide marketing at Agiliance. “We believe this recognition further validates the innovative, ground-breaking character of our solutions, assisting organizations to make risk visible, measurable, and actionable.”

“We are thrilled to be included amongst a prestigious list of finalists,” said Bill Morrow, executive chairman, Quarri Technologies. “Quarri believes that by being named a finalist, industry experts have validated Protect On Q Mobile for Android as a product that provides enterprises of all sizes with first-of-its-kind features that many organizations need in order to protect their confidential information from unauthorized use or replication.”

“The number of databases breached continued to escalate in 2011,” said Thom VanHorn, Vice President of Global Marketing, AppSecInc. “In this challenging environment, programs like the Global Excellence Awards provide significant value by delivering independent third-party recognition of the best security solutions on the market. Being recognized as a finalist in four critical data security categories validates the value proposition that we offer our customers and the realistic, cost-effective and manageable approach we take to solve their business challenges.”