SOURCE: Reflex Security, Inc

November 22, 2005 10:30 ET

Reflex Security Far Exceeds Intrusion Prevention Performance Benchmarks in Real-World Tests

Tolly Group Verifies the Reflex IPS100™ Blocks 100% of Tested Attacks; Delivers Easy to Use, High Performance Network Protection

ATLANTA, GA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- November 22, 2005 -- Reflex Security, Inc., the leader in network intrusion prevention and unified threat management solutions, today announced that recent an independent tests performed by The Tolly Group confirm that the Reflex IPS100 solution offers unprecedented threat detection and prevention capability with wire-speed performance and superior system manageability. Results revealed that the Reflex IPS100 not only identified and prevented 100% of tested attacks, but also shattered the device's advertised performance, measuring 137 Mbps and 118 Mbps throughput on a 100 Mbps rated connection during attacks as well as normal traffic flows, while simultaneously handling normal traffic flows and repelling attacks. The complete testing result can be found at Tolly Group engineers also noted the ease of use and usability of the system, citing fully customizable reporting capability with event aggregation and correlation.

"The Reflex IPS100 we tested delivered significantly more throughput than company marketing claims. In fact, the IPS100 delivered over 100 Mbps of system throughput even while blocking 100% of the more than 500 attacks we launched against it," said Kevin Tolly, President/CEO/Founder, of The Tolly Group.

Powered by the Sentrium™ solid-state architecture, the Reflex IPS offers the best of both host-based and network-based solutions, with the speed of integrated circuit (ASIC) solutions and the adaptability of software-based solutions without the typical failure point of a hard drive. This results in improved security, higher performance, and increased reliability of the system.

"The Reflex IPS was created from the ground up to be a purpose-built, high performance intrusion prevention system that can adapt to changing threat environments," said Hezi Moore, Reflex Security Founder and CTO. "The Tolly Group certification is a technical validation that we continue to deliver to our customers best of breed network security to enterprises and SMBs."

About Reflex Security, Inc.

Reflex Security, Inc. is a leading provider of network intrusion prevention solutions. The company's flagship solution, the Reflex IPS™, delivers network intrusion prevention through deep packet inspection and a comprehensive suite of detection and prevention techniques that block internal and external security attacks. Powered by Sentrium™ solid-state technology, Reflex IPS provides improved security, increased reliability and performance to prevent today's most serious network security threats. Scalable to thousands of sensors, the Reflex IPS provides effortless enterprise security for businesses of all sizes. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, Reflex Security has a network of channel partners. For more information, visit the Reflex Security web site at or call 888-872-7555.

About The Tolly Group

The Tolly Group, an independent testing and strategic consulting organization based in Boca Raton, FL., offers a full range of services designed to furnish both the vendor and end-user communities with authoritative and unbiased information. Additionally, The Tolly Group is recognized worldwide for its expertise in assessing leading-edge technologies. For more information on The Tolly Group's services, visit its Web site at, E-mail, call (561) 391-5610, or fax (561) 391-5810.

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