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Network Box USA

Network Box USA

March 06, 2013 05:30 ET

Network Box's UTM+ Solution Honored as Gold Winner in the 9th Annual 2013 Security Industry's Global Excellence Award in the Security Products & Solutions for Healthcare Category

The Security Industry's Coveted Excellence Award Winners & Finalists From All Over the World Were Honored by Info Security Products Guide in San Francisco, February 27, 2013

HOUSTON, TX--(Marketwire - Mar 6, 2013) - Network Box USA (, the American division of leading global Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) Network Box Corp., announced today that its Unified Threat Management (UTM+) Solution has won the prestigious Gold Global Excellence Award in the Category of Security Products & Solutions for Healthcare. This marks the MSSP's second consecutive win.

This year, Network Box USA has been recognized in five categories: Security Products & Solutions for Healthcare for UTM+; Anti-Malware, Anti-Spam or Anti-Virus for Z-Scan; Tomorrow's Technology Today for UTM+; Web Application Security for WAF-Scan with Anti DDoS WAF+ with IPv6/IPv4 Bridge; and Security Products & Solutions for Finance & Banking for UTM+.

The Global Excellence Awards, brainchild of Info Security Products Guide, the industry's leading information security research and advisory guide, recognizes and honors outstanding players in every facet of the security industry. This encapsulates products and solutions, people behind the successes as well as best companies. Last year, Network Box USA won the Gold Global Excellence Award for its cutting-edge anti-malware system, Z-Scan.

Over 50 judges spanning a broad spectrum of industry voices from around the world participated in the process, and their average scores determined the line-up of Finalists and Winners of this year's Global Excellence Awards. These names were announced during the 9th Annual Global Excellence Awards dinner and presentation, held on February 27, 2013 in San Francisco. It was attended by finalists, judges and industry peers.

"In 2012, our leading-edge security solution, Z-Scan, won the Gold in the Category of Security Products & Solutions for the Finance & Banking sector. This year, we are immensely honored that our UTM+ solution has been awarded this same prestigious prize in the Healthcare sector," said Pierluigi Stella, CTO of Network Box USA.

He further added that, "Info Security Products Guide's recognition of our UTM+ solution is the greatest endorsement to the fact that we are ahead of the curve when it comes to best-in-class security services. Whichever industry one considers, the win is further validation of how Network Box's unparalleled, top-notch managed security services and solutions keep our clients safe and secure."

The Network Box Internet security solution is a remotely managed unified threat management (UTM) service which combines multiple applications -- firewall, intrusion prevention and detection, virtual private network, content filtering, anti-virus, anti-spam, anti-phishing, and anti-spyware -- in a single, sophisticated mix of hardware and software. It enables businesses to combat hackers, worms, backdoors and other online menaces, easily and cost-effectively.

About Network Box USA

Network Box USA (, the American division of Network Box Corporation Limited, is a leading Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) in the domestic market. The company was formed in response to the increasing danger posed by security breaches, virus attacks and similar threats arising from widespread use of the Internet. It was recently named a strong performer in The Forrester Wave™: Emerging Managed Security Service Providers, Q1 2013 Report.

Guided by the belief that the same high level of computer protection which large enterprises enjoy should be made available to every organization, Network Box offers businesses of all sizes cutting-edge security solutions that are exceptional and affordable.

Since 2000, it has served hundreds of global companies, organizations, and government agencies with award-winning, state-of-the-art cyber security built on the Network Box's comprehensive protection, real-time technology.

The company embraces a revolutionary approach against escalating Internet threats by adopting a model of real time protection which extends across all modules of its award winning UTM devices. Signatures are created and pushed to these devices, globally, within three seconds, thus ensuring true real time protection for its portfolio of clients. In the United States alone, Network Box USA protects in excess of 150 banks and credit unions.

Network Box USA is headquartered at 2825 Wilcrest Dr, Suite 259, Houston, Texas 77042. For more information, please call 832-242-5758 or (toll free) 888-315-8886; fax: 713-933-0290; or email

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