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Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.

July 27, 2011 08:30 ET

Check Point Endpoint Security Named "Best Buy" in SC Magazine

Check Point's Endpoint Security R80 Receives Coveted "Five-Star" and "Best Buy" Ratings in Latest Group Test

REDWOOD CITY, CA--(Marketwire - Jul 27, 2011) - Check Point® Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ: CHKP), the worldwide leader in securing the Internet, announced today that it has received a five-star rating in SC Magazine's Endpoint Security Group Test and received the publication's prestigious "Best Buy" rating. Check Point Endpoint Security R80 received the highest possible scores in all categories, including: Features, Ease-of-use, Performance, Documentation, Support and Value for Money.

The review applauds Check Point Endpoint Security R80 for its comprehensive endpoint security features and flexible Software Blade Architecture™. The review goes on to state, "The features and protections across each module are robust, and policies for each are managed through a single administrative interface. The backend architecture is easy to use and we installed the solution quickly."

"Receiving the 'Best Buy' rating for Endpoint Security further demonstrates Check Point's commitment to offering the best security solutions with a low total cost of ownership," said Juliette Sultan, head of global marketing at Check Point. "SC Magazine's recognition of Check Point's Endpoint Security R80 highlights the rapid return on investment in conjunction with continued innovation aligned with business needs."

SC Magazine's Endpoint Security Group Test can be found online at: http://www.scmagazineus.com/check-point-endpoint-security-r80/review/3511/.

For more information about Check Point Endpoint Security, visit: http://www.checkpoint.com/products/index.html#endpoint.

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About Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.
Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. (www.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.

About SC Magazine
SC Magazine provides information security professionals with the in-depth, unbiased business and technical information they need in today's fast-paced corporate world. Each month, SC Magazine delivers up-to-date news, comprehensive analysis, cutting-edge features, contributions from thought leaders, and the best, most extensive collection of product reviews in the business. Whether through its monthly magazine, its comprehensive website or live events -- such as the SC Magazine Awards program, SC World Congress or SC Congress Canada -- readers gain all the relevant information they need to safeguard their businesses overall and meet specific IT security goals at the same time. SC Magazine was selected as 2010 Magazine of the Year by the American Society of Business Publication Editors (ASBPE). Become a fan of SC Magazine on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

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