SOURCE: Safend


April 29, 2009 09:00 ET

Info Security Products Guide Names Safend Protector Winner of the 2009 Tomorrow's Technology Today Award

Safend Selected a Winner in the Endpoint Security Solution Category

PHILADELPHIA, PA and TEL AVIV, ISRAEL--(Marketwire - April 29, 2009) - Safend, a leading provider of endpoint data protection solutions, announced today that Info Security Products Guide, the industry's leading publication on security-related products and technologies, has named Safend Protector a winner of the 2009 Tomorrow's Technology Today Award. This prestigious award recognizes security vendors with advanced, ground-breaking technologies and solutions that are helping set the bar higher for others in all areas of information security. Safend Protector was selected based on technologies that are making the most positive impact on security in today's highly sophisticated and blended attacks environment.

Safend Protector is part of the Safend Data Protection Suite which also features Safend Auditor, Safend Encryptor and Safend Reporter. The combined suite is designed to offer an unprecedented level of enterprise data protection by combining data leakage technology with hard disk encryption, removable media encryption, and data analysis and reporting to ensure compliance with regulatory standards such as HIPAA, SOX, BASEL and PCI. Management features include file-shadowing, load balancing and management by domain.

"Threats have no boundaries and security awareness is the key to a proactive approach," says Rake Narang, editor-in-chief, Info Security Products Guide. "Probably nothing differentiates any product or solution more than the superior technologies that make them suitable for today's needs while pro-actively being ready for tomorrow too."

"Info Security Products Guide's continued recognition of Safend's data protection solution provides further validation for what our customers around the world already know -- that Safend offers the most comprehensive total data security solution available today," said Gil Sever, CEO, Safend. "As cyber criminals get smarter and advanced malware perpetuates, we are committed to continuing to enhance our offerings to ensure that all enterprise data remains safe."

About Info Security Products Guide Awards

Info Security Products Guide is a media sponsor of RSA Conference 2009 and Technosium Executive Alliance Forums engaging Chief Information Officers (CIOs) and Chief Information Security Officers (CISOs). As a technology research and advisory publication, it plays a vital role in keeping decision makers and end-users informed of the choices they can make when it comes to protecting their digital resources. You will discover a wealth of information in this guide including tomorrow's technology today, best deployment scenarios, people and technologies shaping info security and independent product evaluations that facilitate in making the most pertinent security decisions. The Info Security Products Guide awards recognize and honor excellence in all areas of information security. To learn more, visit and stay secured.

About Safend

Safend is a leading provider of endpoint data protection solutions that protect against corporate data loss by offering comprehensive products for data encryption and port and device control. The Safend Data Protection Suite encrypts internal and external hard drives, removable storage and CD/DVDs and provides granular control over all physical, wireless and removable media devices, ensuring compliance with regulatory data security and privacy standards. With more than 1,200 customers worldwide and 1.7 million licenses sold, Safend's solutions are deployed by multinational enterprises, government agencies and small to mid-size companies across the globe. Founded in 2003, Safend is a privately held company funded by Elron Electronics (NASDAQ: ELRN) (TASE: ELRN), Intel Capital and Walden Israel. Safend is headquartered in Tel Aviv, Israel with U.S. headquarters in Philadelphia. For more information, visit

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