Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. (PRWEB) March 07, 2013
Wontok, a global cloud and endpoint security company, today announced that Wontok SafeCentral was named the silver winner of the 9th Annual Info Security’s 2013 Global Excellence Awards in the Anti-Malware category. SafeCentral also received a bronze in Security Products and Solutions for Finance and Banking category. Winners of the Info Security Global Excellence Awards were announced during the awards dinner and presentation on 27 February 2013 in San Francisco attended by finalists, judges and industry peers.
Wontok SafeCentral takes a different approach to security than most solutions used today. Wontok SafeCentral is a secure session technology that renders malware inoperable on client PCs and employee owned devices regardless of who is accessing the network or how the endpoint is connected to the enterprise or institution. The proactive endpoint security technology provides a complementary layer of security that strengthens antivirus, firewall and encryption solutions while offering protection against data-in-use against keyloggers, screen scrapers, DNS redirection, banking Trojans and man-in-the-browser attacks.
More than 50 judges from a broad spectrum of industry voices from around the world participated and their average scores determined the 2013 Global Excellence Awards Finalists and Winners.
“To be named one of the best security solutions in the world, is a tremendous compliment to our team and validation of our technology,” said Adam Tegg, CEO of Wontok. “There was strong international competition in the two categories we entered so we are thrilled to have been awarded both a silver and bronze award. We are honoured to be recognized by this group as an essential part of an overall enterprise security strategy.”
SafeCentral locks out data-stealing malware while allowing secure access to local and online applications. In addition to securing the desktop and browser, Wontok SafeCentral also protects VPN and VDI clients. The one-time, lightweight application is easy to implement with minimum work required by IT.
Wontok delivers proven data security solutions that when activated render malware inoperable. With Wontok’s added layer of security; businesses, government organizations and consumers can have confidence that their online commerce and communications is secure and their data is safe. Wontok delivers its world-class cloud and endpoint security platform through value add distributors, systems integrators, network operators and other value-added channel partners. The company has operations in the United States, Europe and Asia Pacific. For more information, visit http://www.wontok.com.
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