PRTODAY / NewswireToday Free press release distribution service network

Written by / Agency / Source: Check Point Software Technologies Ltd

Check Ads Availability|e-mail Article


Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!

Check Point IPS Recognized for Outstanding Security by NSS Labs - Check Point IPS Software Blade achieved a high score of 98.3 percent in overall protection, excelling in server and client protection (Nasdaq: CHKP) - CheckPoint.com
Check Point IPS Recognized for Outstanding Security by NSS Labs

 

NewswireToday - /newswire/ - Redwood City, CA, United States, 2012/08/28 - Check Point IPS Software Blade achieved a high score of 98.3 percent in overall protection, excelling in server and client protection (Nasdaq: CHKP) - CheckPoint.com.

   
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering IT Security/Anti-Spam Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Check Point® Software Technologies Ltd, the worldwide leader in securing the Internet, today announced that it has earned NSS Labs’ “Recommended” rating in the latest intrusion prevention system (IPS) group test. The Check Point IPS Software Blade excelled in the industry’s most comprehensive test to date, achieving a high score of 98.3 percent in overall protection with superior server and client protection and strong management capabilities.

“Resistance to known evasion techniques was perfect, achieving 100 percent across the board in all related tests. Not only were the fragmented and obfuscated attacks blocked successfully, but all of them were also decoded accurately,” said Bob Walder, NSS Labs Director of Research. "Additionally, it is clear Check Point put a lot of thought into its central management system."

NSS Labs, a leader in independent security product testing and research, is known to conduct the most comprehensive and rigorous IPS third-party testing in the industry, providing real-world research and analysis to enterprises, government agencies, and organizations of all sizes. NSS Labs’ security effectiveness testing leverages the deep expertise of engineers utilizing multiple commercial, open source, and proprietary tools. The Check Point IPS Software Blade was tested against 1,486 live exploits, across a wide variety of traffic, payload sizes, and protocols.

Highlights of the NSS Labs IPS Group Test for the Check Point IPS Software Blade include:

• Comprehensive Protection – Achieved an overall protection score of 98.3 percent against a broad set of live exploits and payloads.
• Best-in-Class Server Protection – Blocked 99 percent of server attacks and achieved a top score.
• Exceptional Client Protection – Earned a high score of 97 percent against client-based attacks.
• Unbeatable Anti-Evasion Coverage – Correctly identified all evasion attempts without error and achieved a perfect score of 100 percent.
• Powerful & Easy-to-Use Management System – Recognized for having a flexible and granular management system, allowing for a high degree of customization.

Based on the Software Blade Architecture™, the Check Point IPS Software Blade provides complete and integrated intrusion prevention capabilities at multi-gigabit speeds, with preemptive threat coverage against malicious and unwanted network traffic. Check Point IPS products are supported by Check Point's Update Services, which provide ongoing and real-time updates and configuration advisories for defenses and security policies. Customers benefit from Check Point protections that are developed and distributed by Security Research and Response Centers located around the globe.

“At Check Point, security is a top priority as the threat landscape changes every day,” said Gabi Reish, Head of Product Management at Check Point Software Technologies. “Our continued track record of security excellence, as exemplified by our “Recommended” rating in the NSS Labs Security Value Map two years in a row, is a testament to our commitment to providing the highest level of IPS protection for our customers.”

About Check Point Software Technologies Ltd
Check Point Software Technologies Ltd (checkpoint.com), the worldwide leader in securing the Internet, provides customers with uncompromised protection against all types of threats, reduces security complexity and lowers total cost of ownership. Check Point first pioneered the industry with FireWall-1 and its patented stateful inspection technology. Today, Check Point continues to develop new innovations based on the Software Blade Architecture, providing customers with flexible and simple solutions that can be fully customized to meet the exact security needs of any organization. Check Point is the only vendor to go beyond technology and define security as a business process. Check Point 3D Security uniquely combines policy, people and enforcement for greater protection of information assets and helps organizations implement a blueprint for security that aligns with business needs. Customers include tens of thousands of organizations of all sizes, including all Fortune and Global 100 companies. Check Point's award-winning ZoneAlarm solutions protect millions of consumers from hackers, spyware and identity theft.

 
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering IT Security/Anti-Spam Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Written by / Agency / Source: Check Point Software Technologies Ltd

 
 

Availability: All Regions (Including Int'l)

 

Traffic Booster: [/] Quick Newswire Today Visibility Checker

 

Distribution / Indexing: [+] / [Company listed above is a registered member of our network. Content made possible by PRZOOM / PRTODAY indexing services]

 
 
# # #
 
IT Security Anti-Spam Computer Security - Purchase keywords tags antivirus software firewall spyware removal virus scan computer security IT Security Anti-Spam malware / Banner Ads!.

 
  Your Banner Ad showing on ALL
IT Security/Anti-Spam articles,
CATCH Visitors via Your Competitors Announcements!


Check Point IPS Recognized for Outstanding Security by NSS Labs

Company website links NOT available to basic submissions
It is OK to republish and/or LINK any newswire for any legitimate media purpose as long as you name Newswire Today and LINK as the source.
 
  Is this your article?
Activate ALL web links and social stream by Upgrading to Press Release PREMIUM Plan Now!

Check Point® |
Publisher Contact: Press Office - CheckPoint.com 
650-628-2215 press[.]us.checkpoint.com
 
Newswire Today - PRZOOM / PRTODAY disclaims any content contained in this article. If you need/wish to contact the company who published the current release, you will need to contact them - NOT us. Issuers of articles are solely responsible for the accuracy of their content. Our complete disclaimer appears here.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Issuance, publication or distribution of this press release in certain jurisdictions could be subject to restrictions. The recipient of this press release is responsible for using this press release and the information herein in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations in the particular jurisdiction. This press release does not constitute an offer or an offering to acquire or subscribe for any Check Point Software Technologies Ltd securities in any jurisdiction including any other companies listed or named in this release.

IT Security/Anti-Spam via RSSAdd NewswireToday - PRZOOM Headline News to FeedBurner
Find who RetweetFollow @NewswireTODAY



Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!


Read Latest Articles From Check Point Software Technologies Ltd / Company Profile


Read IT Security/Anti-Spam Most Recent Related Newswires:

Frost & Sullivan Acclaims FireEye’s Dominance of the Global Advanced Malware Sandbox Market
High-Tech Bridge and Barracuda Join Efforts to Improve Web Application Security
Barracuda Simplifies Web Application Security for AWS Customers
Dell Unveils High-Performing, Quad Core Wyse 5060 Thin Client Designed for Knowledge Workers
Check Point vSEC Achieves AWS Security Competency
Gatwick Airport Relies on Splunk Cloud to Enhance Performance and Collaboration
For the Fourth Year, Flexera Software Named a Chicago Tribune 2016 Top 100 Workplace
Barracuda Announces Web Security Gateway Updates to Enhance Advanced Threat Protection, and Network Performance
Portnox Wins Top Honors from Frost & Sullivan for its Software-based Network Access Control Solution, the Portnox NAC
Infinera Powers Cloud Scale Networks with New DTN-X Platforms
ForeScout Named as One of the Fastest Growing Companies in North America on Deloitte’s 2016 Technology Fast 500
Comodo Launches New Full-lifecycle Digital Certificate Management Platform
Privatoria.net Launches An Effective Plugin to Simplify its Users’ Experience
Gigamon to Showcase its Innovative Visibility Fabric Solutions At RSA Conference 2016 Abu Dhabi
CenturyLink and Infinera Deliver 2.5 Tb/s of Super-channel DWDM Capacity at Super Computing 2016

Boost Your Social Network
& Crowdfunding Campaigns


LIFETIME SOCIAL MEDIA WALL
NewswireToday Celebrates 10 Years in Business


PREMIUM Members


Visit  Triggr & Bloom

Visit  JobsWare.com





 
  ©2016 Newswire Today — Limelon Advertising, Co.
Home | About | Advertise/Pricing | Contact | Investors | Privacy/TOS | Sitemap | FRANCAIS
newswire, PR free press releases distribution service magazines engine news alert newsroom press room breaking news public relations articles company news alerts newswiredistribution ezine bizentrepreneur biznewstoday digital business report market search pr firms agencies reports distri-bution today investor relation successful internet entrepreneurs newswire distribution prtoday.com freenewswiredistribution asianewstoday bizwiretoday USA pr UK today - NOT affiliated with PRNewswire as we declined their partnership offer in 2013
 
PRTODAY & NewswireTODAY are NOT affiliated with USA TODAY (usatoday.com)