SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Today at RSA Conference 2017, Ivanti, a leader in integrating and automating critical IT tasks, announced that it has received two industry awards for its innovative suite of solutions which provide defense-in-depth, from the endpoint to the data center.
Ivanti Application Control for Windows Servers, powered by AppSense, has won the CDM 2017 InfoSec Award for "Most Innovative Data Center Security Solution." The award positions Ivanti among Cyber Defense Magazine's InfoSec Innovators of 2017. Ivanti Endpoint Security, powered by HEAT Software, was also recognized as a Silver winner of the Info Security Products Guide Global Excellence Award in the Endpoint Security category (100 to 499 employees).
"As organizations face increasing cyber security threats, it's critical to adopt powerful solutions that will provide comprehensive threat detection, prevention and remediation – from the endpoint to the data center," said Duane Newman, Vice President of Product Management, Ivanti. "Ivanti Application Control for Windows Servers provides a powerful extra layer of protection in the data center, reducing the attack surface and mitigating the risk of cyber attacks on critical server workloads. Equally, Ivanti Endpoint Security provides proactive and reliable protection for endpoints to prevent the risk of malware intrusion. It's an honor to be recognized with these prestigious security awards."
Officially released yesterday, Ivanti Application Control for Windows Servers allows organizations to target common server workloads and provide a layer of protection around them. Using application control with a Trusted Ownership model, it prevents unauthorized configuration changes and disables the execution of unauthorized applications, defending against malware and ransomware on vital application servers.
Ivanti Endpoint Security layers on multiple protection strategies – including AV, patch management, and application and device control – reducing the attack surface from an integrated platform. Discovery and inventory of hardware and software provides visibility across the enterprise for a complete view of the security posture. Ivanti Endpoint Security was the first solution to be awarded CESG CPA accreditation for software execution control, making it an approved solution for UK government and public sector organizations.
The fifth annual Cyber Defense Magazine InfoSec Awards recognize innovation across the cyber defense landscape. Judged by a panel of CISSP, FMDHS and CEH certified security professionals, Ivanti Application Control for Windows Servers was named this year's Most Innovative Data Center Security Solution and Ivanti will be listed among Cyber Defense Magazine's InfoSec Innovators of 2017 and included in the February 2017 Cyber Warning Magazine.
The 13th Annual Info Security Products Guide 2017 Global Excellence Awards® recognize security and IT vendors with advanced, ground-breaking products and solutions that are helping set the bar higher for others in all areas of security and technologies. Winners were honored in San Francisco on February 13, 2017, during a red-carpet awards dinner and presentation.
Ivanti's complete product portfolio of data center security, hybrid cloud security and endpoint security solutions will be showcased in RSA Conference 2017 booth #S2227. For more information, visit: http://www.ivanti.com/en-US/solutions/needs/protect-against-ransomware-and-malware.
Ivanti is IT evolved. By integrating and automating critical IT tasks, Ivanti is modernizing IT and helping IT organizations successfully automate and secure the digital workplace. Ivanti is headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah, and has offices all over the world. For more information, visit www.ivanti.com.
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