SOURCE: St. Bernard

April 27, 2007 06:00 ET

Info Security Products Guide Names St. Bernard's iPrism® and LivePrism™ Winners of the 2007 Global Product Excellence Awards

iPrism and LivePrism Gain the Highest Trust of Customers Worldwide

SAN DIEGO, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- April 27, 2007 --St. Bernard Software, Inc. (OTCBB: SBSW), a global provider of security and hosted office solutions for small and midsize businesses (SMBs), today announced that Info Security Products Guide, the world's leading publication on security-related products and technologies, has named iPrism the winner of the 2007 Global Product Excellence in URL Filtering Customer Trust Award for the second year in a row. LivePrism was selected as the winner of the 2007 Global Product Excellence in Small Office Home Office (SOHO) Security Solution Customer Trust Award.

These customer trust honors endorse the fact that iPrism and LivePrism are strongly preferred by SMB customers because of their superior security, ease-of-use and economic value. More than 18,000 end-users and prospective customers worldwide were invited to vote for the products that they trust most when it comes to protecting their digital resources. St. Bernard's winning products are listed at:

With iPrism, St. Bernard's Web-filtering appliance, SMBs can efficiently and effectively secure Internet access, meet regulatory compliance requirements and enforce policy with a low Total Cost of Ownership. As a dedicated appliance, iPrism requires no additional hardware or software and is easy to install, configure and administer. Its proprietary, kernel-level filtering protects against threats in HTTP, IM and P2P traffic, such as spyware, malware and phishing, with unmatched speed and accuracy. Additionally, all URL database updates are automatically sent to the appliance, eliminating the amount of time a smaller IT staff has to spend maintaining it.

LivePrism is a hosted security solution specifically developed to address an SMB's needs. It offers email, Web and Instant Message-filtering services that stop viruses, malware, spam and unwanted file transfers at the network perimeter. It also provides message archiving and monitoring for regulatory compliance and management, as well as office solutions such as email hosting and shared calendars for collaboration. All of LivePrism's features are provisioned by-the-slice, giving SMBs the flexibility to select the services they require at one of the most affordable price points in the industry.

"Security products have continued to evolve rapidly in the past few years, and advanced technologies are now making it possible to take a proactive approach to most scenarios," said Rake Narang, managing editor of Info Security Products Guide. "End-users of these products have to deal with zero-day threats which differ vastly from lab-simulated environments. They build a strong 'Customer Trust' for products that best meet their requirements and therefore also play a key role in the security evolution cycle."

"Info Security Products Guide's recognition of iPrism and LivePrism further validates St. Bernard's ability to provide solutions with the best combination of ease-of-use, performance and value to our worldwide customer base," said Vince Rossi, president and CEO of St. Bernard. "Customer satisfaction and trust is our highest priority and a critical factor in our continued success."

About St. Bernard

St. Bernard Software, Inc. (OTCBB: SBSW) is a global provider of comprehensive security and hosted office solutions for small and midsize businesses (SMBs). St. Bernard also provides the SMB market with a broad range of flexible and integrated hosted solutions, including secure content management, messaging continuity and collaboration.

The company's award-winning products deliver innovative security solutions that offer the best combination of ease-of-use, performance and value. Established in 1995 with headquarters in San Diego, CA and international offices in the United Kingdom, Australia and the Netherlands, St. Bernard sells and supports its products directly and through solution partners worldwide. For more information, please visit

About Info Security Products Guide Awards

Info Security Products Guide, published by Silicon Valley Communications, plays a vital role in keeping end-users informed of the choices they can make when it comes to protecting their digital resources. It is written expressly for those who are adamant on staying informed of security threats and the preventive measure they can take. 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.

©2007 St. Bernard Software, Inc. All rights reserved. The St. Bernard Software logo, LivePrism, iPrism and Open File Manager are trademarks of St. Bernard Software, Inc. All other trademarks and registered trademarks are hereby acknowledged.

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