SOURCE: Safend

February 01, 2007 09:00 ET

Safend Named Info Security Products Guide Hot Companies 2007 Award Winner

PHILADELPHIA, PA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- February 1, 2007 -- Safend, an international leader in endpoint security solutions, has been named by Info Security Products Guide, a leading publication on security-related products and technologies, as one of its Info Security "Hot Companies" winners for 2007.

Selected from an analysis of more than 500 prominent information security vendors worldwide, this prestigious honor comes to Safend based upon a stern selection criteria of 4Ps: Products, People, Performance and Potential. The Hot Companies 2007 selection helps raise the bar for other companies, and provides users with effective and deployable solutions that protect against highly sophisticated and super-blended attacks. The evaluation process praised Safend's strong entrepreneurial spirit, seasoned executives, understanding of the security market, well positioned products and clearly defined business strategy.

"Security is one of the top issues for almost every organization and has become important for individuals as well, with identity theft on the rise," said Rake Narang, Managing Editor of Info Security Products Guide. "We evaluate security vendors based on the four pillars of strength -- products, people, performance and potential. Safend ranks highly among those best positioned to keep digital resources secure in 2007. We congratulate them on their success."

Safend is a leading provider of innovative endpoint security solutions that protect against corporate data leakage and penetration via physical and wireless ports, including USB, FireWire, WiFi, Bluetooth, InfraRed (IrDA) and CD/DVDs, as well as protection from hardware keylogging devices. By exposing and eliminating potential threats, Safend's solutions ensure comprehensive data security and assist in maintaining regulatory compliance.

"We are delighted to receive Info Security Products Guide 'Hot Companies' 2007 award," said Safend's CEO Gil Sever. "It further validates our successful execution of protecting our customers' most valuable corporate assets -- their data. We will continue to be a 'best in class' performer as we further enhance our solutions throughout 2007 and beyond."


Safend is a leading provider of innovative endpoint security solutions that protect against corporate data leakage and penetration via physical and wireless ports. Safend's award-winning products, available through resellers worldwide, are deployed by financial Institutions, healthcare organizations government agencies and other security aware and regulations aware enterprises across the globe. The privately held company, founded in 2003, is headquartered in Tel Aviv with offices in Philadelphia. For more information, visit


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. The Info Security Products Guide Awards recognize and honor excellence in all areas of information security. To learn more, visit and stay secured.

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