CHANTILLY, Va., March 7, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Army Network Enterprise Technology Command (NETCOM) has accredited the AppGuard endpoint breach prevention system from Blue Ridge Networks with a Certificate of Networthiness (CoN). The CoN accreditation verifies that AppGuard meets strict Army and Department of Defense (DoD) standards for security, compatibility and sustainability enabling Army IT Professionals to deploy it in their IT infrastructures.
AppGuard offers the marketplace the most effective protection to prevent breaches from undetectable cybersecurity attacks. The escalation of fileless malware, phishing, targeted, and other forms of cyber attacks that can defeat conventional protection methods exposes even the most diligent enterprises to the risk of costly breaches. John Higginbotham, Blue Ridge CEO, commented, "It is costing most organizations a fortune to try to detect the undetectable with little chance of success. AppGuard effectively eliminates persistent endpoint vulnerabilities to deliver reliable, field proven breach prevention at lower costs".
American Cyber, Inc., a Blue Ridge channel partner and AppGuard reseller, assisted in accomplishing this important certification to serve USARMY and other Federal government customers. "The recent continuing escalation of damaging cyber hacks has motivated nation states to intensify their attacks against our country's vital IT infrastructures," explains Gary Winkler, President of American Cyber, Inc. "We are committed to delivering effective and affordable cybersecurity solutions like AppGuard that strengthen the Army's ability to protect the integrity and availability of their information and operations."
Users can rest easier knowing they are protected on and offline with AppGuard (www.appguardus.com):
- Blocks viruses, zero-day malware, and many other undetectable threats without scanning or updating
- Protects applications, processes, and system resources for Windows systems
- Extends protection to documents, attachments, downloads, social network apps, and thumb drives
- Operates in the background without slowing down or interrupting the user experience
- Works compatibly with legacy antivirus software if desired and other system tools
- Compatible with current and legacy Windows operating systems including XP.
About Blue Ridge Networks, Inc.
Blue Ridge Networks provides effective cybersecurity solutions to government, commercial enterprises and consumers. The company's unmatched suite of field proven, reliable, scalable, certified, easy-to-use, and affordable cybersecurity solutions "just work." For more information, please visit: http://www.blueridge.com/
About American Cyber, Inc.
American Cyber, Inc. specializes in C4ISR and Cyber solutions and services for the Government, including lead roles in transformational initiatives supporting National Security missions. Their integrated technology solutions are based upon knowledge of requirements and technologies as well as a unique insight into the needs and processes of the U.S. Government and Department of Defense. For more information, please visit: http://www.americancyber.com/
SOURCE Blue Ridge Networks