SOURCE: Cenzic, Inc.

February 06, 2007 12:15 ET

Cenzic Hailstorm and Cenzic ClickToSecure Named Codie Award Finalists for "Best Software Testing Solution"

Leading Web Application Security Provider Is the Only Company to Have Both Software and SaaS Products Chosen as Finalists

SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- February 6, 2007 -- RSA -- Cenzic, Inc., the leading provider of application risk management, vulnerability assessment, and compliance solutions, today announced that its Hailstorm® and ClickToSecure™ products have been named finalists for Best Software Testing Solution in the Software & Information Industry Association's (SIIA) 22nd Annual CODiE Awards. Cenzic is the only finalist that has both software and Software as a Service (SaaS) products remaining in the final round.

"It is a huge honor for two of Cenzic's offerings to be named SIAA CODiE finalists," stated John Weinschenk, CEO and president of Cenzic. "Having both our software and Software as a Service products recognized for such a prestigious award further validates the power and uniqueness of our products and is a testament to Cenzic's dedication for the advancement in web application security."

The CODiE Awards celebrate outstanding achievement and vision in the software, digital content and education technology industries. Through a unique combination of journalist and peer review, the CODiE Awards recognize outstanding products and services, as well as corporate excellence and philanthropy. According to SIIA, this year's finalists represent a wide and impressive array of technology and business excellence, passion and success.

"The 2007 CODiE Finalists represent real winners, even at this stage of the contest," said Ken Wasch, SIIA President. "Competition is fiercer than ever and that makes selection as a CODiE Finalist a major achievement. All the companies on this year's list should feel justifiably proud of their recognition."

Cenzic is the only company in the industry to offer a complete suite of solutions for enterprises of all sizes. Cenzic Hailstorm software solutions and Cenzic ClickToSecure, Managed Service (SaaS) offering are the only solution using a Stateful Assessment™ approach that emulates a hacker, providing the most accurate results along with the most flexibility to configure the product. Unlike signature-based scanning approaches used by the first-generation tools, Cenzic's unique and innovative approach provides organizations of all sizes the most comprehensive application and security assessment solution available. Cenzic's most recent product Hailstorm Enterprise Application Risk Controller (ARC)™ has been touted as the game-changing product due to its unique risk management approach with an intelligent and dynamic dashboard for an enterprise-wide deployment.

CODiE Award winners will be announced at a gala event at the Palace Hotel in San Francisco, CA on April 17, 2007. For a complete list of 2007 finalists, please see

About Cenzic, Inc.

Cenzic,, is a leading provider of the next-generation enterprise software and a leading Managed Service offering for application security assessment and risk management that allows Fortune 1000 corporations, mid-sized corporations, and government organizations to dramatically improve the security of web applications. Cenzic solutions are the most accurate, comprehensive, and extensible in the industry. With its flagship Hailstorm product line that includes Hailstorm Starter, Hailstorm Core, Hailstorm Professional, Hailstorm Enterprise ARC (Application Risk Controller) and the ClickToSecure managed service (SaaS), Cenzic is the only company in the industry to offer a complete application security assessment suite for enterprises of all sizes. Cenzic's current focus includes financial services, high tech, e-retail, healthcare, and government sectors.

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