Wurldtech Honored as Bronze Winner in 2013 Security Industry's Global Excellence Awards

Mar 06, 2013, 08:00 ET from Wurldtech Security Technologies

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, March 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Wurldtech Security Technologies, leaders in protecting critical infrastructure from cyber attack, today announced that Info Security Products Guide, the industry's leading information security research and advisory guide, has named Wurldtech's Achilles™ Product Portfolio a Bronze winner of the 2013 Global Excellence Awards in the Vulnerability Assessment, Remediation and Management category. The security industry celebrated its 9th Annual 2013 Global Excellence Awards in San Francisco by honoring excellence in every facet of the industry including products, people behind the successes and best companies.

"As the number of cyber attacks on critical infrastructure continues to surge, device and system manufacturers are looking for ways to address security earlier in the product lifecycle," said Wurldtech CTO and co-founder, Nate Kube. "Our products play a key role in that transition and we are pleased to be recognized as an industry leader with the Achilles Portfolio winning the Bronze Award in the Vulnerability Assessment, Remediation and Management category."

Wurldtech's Achilles Product Portfolio is built with the company's unique visibility into risks in critical infrastructure that exist in system design and implementation as well as risks that result from how systems are run and maintained. The portfolio includes a suite of software, analysis and certification products that reduce risk and liability, maximize system uptime of critical infrastructure, and protect brand equity for both device manufacturers and their customers.

About Wurldtech Security Technologies

Wurldtech is in the business of protecting critical infrastructure from cyber attack. Wurldtech works with both device manufacturers and system operators to provide protection for critical infrastructure against persistent and dynamic cyber threats. Customers worldwide spanning Oil & Gas, Electric Power, Medical, Nuclear, Chemical, Manufacturing, Pharmaceutical and Water Treatment markets rely on Wurldtech products and services to reduce the risks and costs of a cyber attack, maximize system uptime and meet compliance mandates. Our Achilles® certification programs have been widely adopted by both manufacturers and operators to deliver third party benchmark testing of product and system security.  Additional information can be found at www.wurldtech.com

Kim Dearborn
Nadel Phelan, Inc.

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