AirTight Wireless DoS Attack Prevention Named Top Security Innovation for 2009

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Infosecurity Magazine (India) Recognizes AirTight in Its Top 10

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AirTight’s mission is to protect our customers from both current and emerging wireless threats.

AirTight® Networks, the leader in wireless intrusion prevention systems (WIPS) and services, today announced that Infosecurity Magazine (India) has named AirTight’s unique technology to counter wireless denial of service attacks one of the Top 10 Security Innovation in 2009.

In its Anniversary special issue, the publication said, “AirTight provides unique workflow to counter wireless DoS attacks in its SpectraGuard family of products as follows:

  •     DoS attack Detection
  •     DoS Impact Reduction
  •     DoS Attacker Location Tracking”

“AirTight’s mission is to protect our customers from both current and emerging wireless threats,” said David King, Chairman and CEO of AirTight. DoS attacks, as noted by Infosecurity, are easy to launch since the tools are freely available. Until now the attacks were very hard to prevent. We are pleased and honored that Infosecurity has recognized SpectraGuard’s unique ability to protect our customers from this prevalent threat which can seriously disrupt business functions.”

About AirTight
AirTight Networks is the global leader in wireless security and compliance solutions providing customers best-of-breed technology to automatically detect, classify, locate and block all current and emerging wireless threats. AirTight offers both the industry’s leading wireless intrusion prevention system (WIPS) and the world’s first wireless vulnerability management (WVM) security-as-a-service (SaaS). AirTight’s award-winning solutions are used by customers globally in the financial, government, retail, manufacturing, transportation, education, healthcare, telecom, and technology industries. AirTight owns the seminal patents for wireless intrusion prevention technology with 12 U.S. patents and two international patents granted (UK and Australia), and more than 20 additional patents pending. AirTight Networks is a privately held company based in Mountain View, CA. For more information please visit

AirTight Networks and the AirTight Networks logo are trademarks; AirTight and SpectraGuard are registered trademarks of AirTight Networks, Inc. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

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