CORE IMPACT Named a Finalist in 8th Annual eWEEK Excellence Awards Program

CORE IMPACT Named a Finalist in 8th Annual eWEEK Excellence Awards Program

BOSTON, MA (June 6, 2008) - Core Security Technologies, makers of CORE IMPACT, the world’s most comprehensive enterprise security assurance testing software, announced today that eWEEK, the industry leader for strategic technology information, has named CORE IMPACT a finalist in eWEEK’s 8th annual Excellence Awards program in the Security category. Winners will be announced in a special report in the June 9 issue of eWEEK and online at

The eWEEK Excellence Awards program provides a benchmark by which enterprise IT professionals can assess a wide range of technology products and services. A panel of eWEEK editors judged the entries this year. They applied their industry and technology expertise to their evaluation of the hundreds of products and services entered into the program. The entries were evaluated based on:

  • Innovation
  • Practical integration of emerging technologies
  • Suitability to task
  • Cost effectiveness
  • Potential for helping companies create business efficiencies
  • Manageability
  • Potential for helping companies develop competitive advantage
  • Secureability

“All of this year’s entrants truly leverage the latest technologies and computing models to provide solutions that effectively align with business needs,” said eWEEK Editor Debra Donston. “The eWEEK Excellence Awards judges were duly impressed.”

Vendors were invited to enter any number of products and services announced in 2007 and available by March 31, 2008. Proceeds from entry fees will be donated to the Boys & Girls Clubs of America, for use in technology-oriented programs.

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About Core Security Technologies

Core Security Technologies develops strategic solutions that help security-conscious organizations worldwide develop and maintain a proactive process for securing their IT infrastructure. The company’s flagship product, CORE IMPACT, is the most comprehensive product for performing enterprise security assurance testing. IMPACT evaluates servers, desktop systems, end users and web applications by identifying what resources are exposed. It enables organizations to determine if current security investments are detecting and preventing attacks. Core augments its leading technology solution with world-class security consulting services, including penetration testing and software security auditing. Based in Boston, MA and Buenos Aires, Argentina, Core Security Technologies can be reached at 617-399-6980 or on the Web at

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