August 12, 2013 08:00 ET

AhnLab MDS a Finalist for 2013 Computing Security Awards "Anti Malware Solution of the Year" and "Editor's Choice"

AhnLab Malware Defense System Provides a Unified and Comprehensive Approach to Stopping Advanced Persistent Threats (APTs) and Zero-Day Attacks Across All Access Points for an Organization

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - Aug 12, 2013) - AhnLab, a leading provider of information security products and services for enterprise and government organizations, is proud to announce that the AhnLab Malware Defense System (MDS) has been named a finalist in two categories, "Anti Malware Solution of the Year" and "Editor's Choice," in the 2013 Computing Security Awards. 

The Computing Security Awards honor vendors and technology companies who provide products and services to mitigate and defeat IT security threats. Now in its fourth year, both reader's choice and editor's choice winners will be announced, October 17, at an awards dinner at The Hotel Russell in Russell Square, London.

"We are honored to have been selected as finalists in two categories by the readers and editors of Computing Security magazine," said Philip Kim, president and CEO, AhnLab. "AhnLab MDS recently scored an overall breach detection rating of 94.7 percent in July's 'Breach Detection System Product Analysis' report conducted by NSS Labs. This highly successful testing, along with recent enhancements to the MDS platform are why we believe it is the most complete defense, against today's advanced threats, on the market." 

AhnLab MDS delivers rapid malware recognition and automated threat remediation with a comprehensive 360- degree protection profile. AhnLab MDS is the first and only enterprise strength security system that combines integrated network perimeter and host based analytics to stop APTs and zero-day attacks anywhere across an organization.

AhnLab MDS delivers comprehensive threat protection, applying rapid malware recognition and remediation with real-time blocking of malicious network traffic and dynamic disruption of active security breaches. This advanced security system protects endpoints, servers, networks and cloud resources, all within a single architecture and integrated management environment.

AhnLab MDS is available immediately for organizations ranging in size from SMBs to the enterprise, that are looking for simplified, comprehensive security against APTs and advanced threats. 

Voting for the Reader's Choice "Anti Malware Solution of the Year" is open until October 9, 2013 at

About AhnLab

AhnLab creates agile, integrated Internet security solutions for consumers and businesses, ranging in size from SMBs to enterprise organizations. Founded in 1995, AhnLab is a global leader in security research and product development that delivers comprehensive protection for networks, transactions, and essential services. By combining cloud analysis with endpoint and server resources, AhnLab generates best-of-breed breach detection and threat prevention that scales easily for large and high-speed networks. This multi-dimensional approach combines with exceptional service to create truly global protection against attacks that evade traditional security defenses. That's why more than 25,000 organizations rely on AhnLab's award-winning products and services to make the Internet safe and reliable for their business operations.

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