SC Magazine Awards Recognize Core Security as a Leading Provider of Enterprise Security Testing Software

SC Magazine Awards Recognize Core Security as a Leading Provider of Enterprise Security Testing Software

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Nominates Core in Category of 
Best Enterprise Security Solution

BOSTON - Nov. 10, 2010 - Core Security Technologies, the market’s leading provider of IT security testing solutions that enable organizations to get ahead of threats and cut complexity to identify their critical real-world exposures, today announced that it has been named as a finalist in the category of Best Enterprise Security Solution in the highly coveted 2011 SC Magazine Awards.

Flanked by other well known security industry leaders such as antivirus giant McAfee and compliance management specialists ArcSight, Core’s recognition by the staff of SC Magazine and its judges highlights the company’s continued push into the enterprise security solutions space. Over the last several years, SC Magazine’s widely renowned SC Labs group has repeatedly bestowed 5-star ratings on Core products and named the company’s testing software among its twenty top security solutions of all time in its 20@20 20th anniversary special edition.

Among the specific criteria under which Core’s solutions were considered by the SC Magazine Awards panel were factors including the software’s 1000-customer strong installed base, as well as its comprehensive customer service and support, segment-leading market share and highly advanced product roadmap. The panel also spoke to multiple Core Security customers to better understand the specific types of benefits that those organizations are appreciating via their use of its security testing and measurement solutions.

“Core Security continues to make the investments necessary to meet our enterprise customers’ demands and lead the market in creating the most innovative and effective security testing and measurement solutions available today,” said Mark Hatton, CEO of Core Security. “We’re proud of this recognition that our products are helping organizations address their most critical risks in a manner that no other provider can offer; to receive this validation of our efforts from SC Magazine and its’ readers is a great honor, and we’ll continue to work hard to earn this type of acknowledgement.”


Now in its 14th year, SC Magazine Awards U.S. was organized to honor the professionals, companies and products that “help fend off the myriad security threats confronted in today's corporate world.”  The 2011 SC Awards U.S. winners will be announced at the SC Awards Dinner and Presentation on February 15, 2011 in San Francisco.


About Core Security Technologies

Core Security Technologies enables organizations to get ahead of threats with security test and measurement solutions that continuously identify and prove real-world exposures to their most critical assets. Our solutions deliver demonstrable proof of overall threat readiness and security standing, empowering security professionals to cut through complexity by identifying the exposures that matter most. As a result, our customers gain real visibility into their security standing, real validation of their security controls, and real metrics to more effectively secure their organizations.


Core Security’s software solutions build on over a decade of trusted research and leading-edge threat expertise from the company’s Security Consulting Services, CoreLabs and Engineering groups. Core Security Technologies can be reached at +1 (617) 399-6980 or on the Web at:


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