FireEye Threat Prevention Platform and Services Named Winner of 2015 SC Magazine Excellence Award for Best Advanced Persistent Threat Protection
FireEye Email Threat Prevention a named runner up in Best Email Security Solution category
London, UK - June 15, 2015 – FireEye, Inc. (NASDAQ: FEYE), the leader in stopping today’s advanced cyber-attacks, announced that it won the 2015 SC Magazine Excellence Award in the Threat Solutions: Best Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) Protection category. FireEye Threat Prevention Platform and Services was selected for the award by a panel representing SC Magazine’s audience.
In addition, FireEye Email Threat Prevention was named as a runner up in the Best Email Security Solution category. The announcements were made on June 2, 2015, at the 2015 SC Magazine Awards Europe event held at The Ballroom Grosvenor House on Park Lane in London.
“Winning the 2015 SC Magazine Awards Europe for Best APT Protection is a great honor that recognizes the entire EMEA team at FireEye,” said Richard Turner, president of EMEA for FireEye. “Advanced attacks pose an enormous threat to business and critical infrastructure around the globe, and FireEye is committed to addressing this challenge. We believe we offer customers the best technology, expertise and contextualized threat intelligence to minimize the likelihood of a successful attack and return them to normal operation as quickly as possible in the event of a breach.”
Each year, hundreds of products are entered in the Excellence Awards: Threat Solutions categories. Each product is judged by a panel representing a cross-section of SC Magazine readership, which is comprised of large, medium and small enterprises from all major vertical markets including financial services, healthcare, government, retail, education and other sectors. Entrants are narrowed down to a select group of finalists before undergoing a rigorous final judging process to determine the winner in each category.
“It's more important than ever to recognise the tireless efforts of the men and women across the globe who work to combat these threats and provide cyber-security. The FireEye Threat Prevention Platform and Services is a significant achievement that reflects the company’s dedication to innovation and its commitment to helping companies address the ever-changing threat landscape,” said Tony Morbin, Editor in Chief, SC Magazine.
The SC Magazine Awards Europe are well known as one of the most prestigious awards for information technology (IT) security professionals and products. The awards recognise the best solutions, services and professionals that work around the clock to defend against the constantly shifting threat landscape in today’s marketplace. For more information and a detailed list of categories and winners, please visit: scawardseurope.com/winners/
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About FireEye, Inc.
FireEye has invented a purpose-built, virtual machine-based security platform that provides real-time threat protection to enterprises and governments worldwide against the next generation of cyber attacks. These highly sophisticated cyber attacks easily circumvent traditional signature-based defenses, such as next-generation firewalls, IPS, anti-virus, and gateways. The FireEye Threat Prevention Platform provides real-time, dynamic threat protection without the use of signatures to protect an organisation across the primary threat vectors and across the different stages of an attack life cycle. The core of the FireEye platform is a virtual execution engine, complemented by dynamic threat intelligence, to identify and block cyber attacks in real time. FireEye has over 3,400 customers across 67 countries, including over 250 of the Fortune 500.
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