SAN JOSE, Calif., Feb. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Untangle®, Inc., a security software and appliance company, announced today that Cyber Defense Magazine, the industry's leading electronic information security magazine and media partner of the RSA® Conference 2016, has named Untangle winner of the Editor's Choice in Firewall & VPN Appliances.
After many months of review and judged by leading independent information security experts, Cyber Defense Magazine is pleased to have selected Untangle as a winner for their NG Firewall.
"We're thrilled to recognize next-generation innovation in the information security marketplace and that's why Untangle has earned this award from Cyber Defense Magazine. Some of the best INFOSEC defenses come from these kinds of forward thinking players who think outside of the box," said Pierluigi Paganini, Editor-in-Chief, Cyber Defense Magazine.
NG Firewall delivers a comprehensive solution for content filtering, malware and threat protection, secure Wi-Fi, application control, bandwidth optimization, virtual private networks and more. Untangle combines Unified Threat Management (UTM)—to address all of the key network threats—with policy management tools that enable administrators to monitor, manage and shape internet traffic. NG Firewall's industry-leading reports provide administrators an unprecedented level of insight into what's happening on their networks.
"The continued advancement in the development of NG Firewall is paying off with industry recognition and accelerating adoption," said Bob Walters, Untangle's president and chief executive officer. "This industry honor is the greatest endorsement to the fact that Untangle is ahead of the curve when it comes to the best-of-the-best products that can provide the highest security in firewall security."
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Untangle is an innovator in cybersecurity for the below-enterprise market, safeguarding people's digital lives at home, work and on-the-go. Untangle's integrated suite of software and appliances provides enterprise-grade capabilities and consumer-oriented simplicity, bringing a new generation of smart security to homes and small-to-mid-sized businesses. Untangle's award-winning network and endpoint security solutions are trusted by over 400,000 customers, protecting nearly 5 million people, their computers and networks around the world. Untangle is headquartered in San Jose, California. For more information, visit www.untangle.com.