August 14, 2008 17:55 ET

eEye Receives Top Rating and Earns 'Best Buy' Title in Security Product Shoot-Out

5-Star Award for Vulnerability Assessment Group Test

IRVINE, CA--(Marketwire - August 14, 2008) - eEye Digital Security (, a provider of integrated security and threat management solutions, today announced that SC Magazine recently reviewed its Retina Security Management Appliance® and received the highest possible rating of five out of a possible five stars in its most recent group test, awarding the vulnerability assessment appliance the title of "Best Buy." The Best Buy honor is reserved for products the SC Lab rates as outstanding.

As published in the August 2008 issue, SC Magazine established that eEye's Retina Security Management Appliance is "an excellent value for the money for almost any size environment," and offers "some great vulnerability management features at a fair price."

The review calls the Retina Security Management Appliance "easy to use right out of the box," and says "the console is simple and intuitive to navigate." It also calls out the ease with which the scan could be customized while providing excellent vulnerability information throughout the test environment.

SC Magazine gave the Retina Security Management Appliance five stars in each of the following defined categories: features, performance, ease of use, documentation, support and value for money.

The Retina Security Management Appliance incorporates all of the features of eEye's Retina scanner software, with compliance and patch management capabilities. Other features include network discover and policy assessment, network vulnerability assessment, vulnerability management and compliance management.

"This review of eEye's Retina Security Management Appliance is a testament to our continued commitment to providing the best security and threat management products at the best prices with true ease of use and strong support," said eEye Digital Security CEO Kamal Arafeh. "The review highlights eEye's ability to deliver superb security assessment capability in a way that is both intuitive and valuable."

eEye Digital Security is a provider of integrated security and threat management solutions with an installed base of some 9,000 customers including over one-half of America's largest corporations as listed on the Fortune 100.

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About eEye Digital Security

eEye Digital Security offers next-generation security products that detect vulnerabilities and threats, prevent intrusions and protects all of an enterprise's key computing resources, from endpoints to network assets to web sites and web applications, all while providing a centralized point of security management and network visibility. eEye's research team is consistently the first to identify new threats in the wild, and our products leverage that research to deliver on the goal of making network security as easy to use and reliable as networking itself. Founded in 1998 and headquartered in Orange County, California, eEye Digital Security protects more than 9,000 corporate and government organizations worldwide, including half of the Fortune 100. For more information, please visit

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