SAN MATEO, CA – January 27, 2015 – AlienVault™, the leading provider of Unified Security Management™ and crowd-sourced threat intelligence, has been selected as a Reader Trust Award finalist in the Best SIEM Solution category for the 2015 SC Awards. To become a finalist, AlienVault’s Unified Security Management (USM), was selected by a panel representing the readership of SC Magazine as one of the best-in-class security products and services. The winner of the award will be announced at the SC Awards 2015 ceremony to be held on April 21, 2015 in San Francisco.
“From Home Depot to JP Morgan to Sony, cyber attackers showed new levels of sophistication and determination in their attacks in 2014,” said Illena Armstrong, vice president of editorial for SC Magazine. “With mounting headlines, it's more important than ever to recognize the tireless efforts of the men and women across the globe who work to combat these threats and provide cybersecurity to organizations large and small.”
The SC Awards, now in its 18th year, are the information security industry’s most prominent recognition for cybersecurity professionals, products and services. With the awards, SC Magazine recognizes the achievements of security professionals in the field, the innovations happening in the vendor and service provider communities, and the vigilant work of government, commercial and nonprofit entities.
“We’re excited and honored to be named as a finalist again this year for Best SIEM Solution for SC Magazine’s notable award,” said Barmak Meftah, president and CEO of AlienVault. “We’ve delivered the industry’s first unified security offering that goes beyond the traditional SIEM solution to provide organizations – regardless of size or security budget – with the threat intelligence and visibility needed to better protect themselves and their customers from the ever evolving threat landscape.”
“Our readership has its finger on the pulse of IT security,” said Armstrong. “AlienVault should feel extremely proud to be selected as a finalist for the Readers Trust Award as one of the best in the cybersecurity industry.”
Vendors and service providers who offer a product and/or service for the commercial, government, educational, nonprofit or other industries are eligible for the SC Awards’ Reader Trust Award category. A panel representing a cross-section of SC Magazine’s readership from large, medium and small enterprises from all major vertical markets, selected AlienVault’s Unified Security Management from the hundreds of entries submitted across multiple technology categories.
The SC Awards are one of the most anticipated IT security events of the year. For more information, visit: http://bit.ly/15y70Lc.
SC Magazine provides IT security professionals with in-depth and unbiased information through timely news, comprehensive analysis, cutting-edge features, contributions from thought leaders and the best, most extensive collection of product reviews in the business. By offering a consolidated view of IT security through independent product tests and well-researched editorial content that provides the contextual backdrop for how these IT security tools will address larger demands put on businesses today, SC Magazine enables IT security pros to make the right security decisions for their companies. Besides the monthly print magazine, special Spotlight editions and daily website, the brand’s portfolio includes the SC Congress and Expo series (New York, Chicago, Toronto, London), SC Awards, SC Marketscope and SC Magazine Newswire.
AlienVault has simplified the way organizations detect and respond to today’s ever evolving threat landscape. Our unique and award-winning approach, trusted by thousands of customers, combines the essential security controls of our all-in-one platform, AlienVault Unified Security Management, with the power of AlienVault’s Open Threat Exchange, the world’s largest crowd-sourced threat intelligence community, making effective and affordable threat detection attainable for resource-constrained IT teams. AlienVault is a privately held company headquartered in Silicon Valley and backed by Trident Capital, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Institutional Venture Partners, GGV Capital, Intel Capital, Jackson Square Ventures, Adara Venture Partners, Top Tier Capital and Correlation Ventures.
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