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September 20, 2016 08:30 ET

TAG Cyber Security Annual Names Agari a Distinguished Vendor in Email Security

Agari Lends Expertise to New Report Calling for Revolutionary Approach to Cybersecurity

SAN MATEO, CA--(Marketwired - Sep 20, 2016) - Agari, a leading cybersecurity company, today announced it was named a Distinguished Vendor in the first annual 2017 TAG Cyber Security Annual -- Practical Handbook and Reference Guide for the Working Cyber Security Professional. Agari is one of 48 of the nation's foremost cybersecurity vendors participating in the report, which was published by The Amoroso Group (TAG Cyber) following in-depth industry research and analysis.

"The proliferation of data breaches, consumer phishing, ransomware and business email compromise attacks clearly indicate shortcomings in traditional security controls. The Amoroso Group's leadership and creation of this cybersecurity handbook is essential to helping strengthen our defenses," said Patrick Peterson, founder and executive chairman of Agari. "The Agari Email Trust Platform™ is the industry's only technology that understands the 'true' identity of email senders to stop targeted email attacks, and will play a key role in improving enterprise security architectures worldwide. We are honored to have this unique technology included in the 2017 TAG Cyber Security Annual."

The 2017 Tag Cyber Security Annual details a new urgency for how America's commercial, financial and utility sectors respond to escalating and increasingly complex cyberattacks. The report includes a comprehensive analysis of the cybersecurity industry with specific insights from C-level executives and thought leaders.

"I am so pleased that the Agari team agreed to provide assistance throughout this research," said Edward Amoroso, founder and chief executive officer of TAG Cyber. "Protecting enterprise email in-boxes is absolutely imperative to dealing with advanced persistent threats."

The 2017 Tag Cyber Security Annual is available as a free download on Agari's website and TAG Cyber's website.

About TAG Cyber, LLC
The Amoroso Group (TAG Cyber) is a global cyber security advisory, training, consulting and media services company. Led by Edward Amoroso, industry veteran and former chief security officer for AT&T, TAG Cyber supports hundreds of companies around the world by providing a roadmap for identifying, preventing and eliminating cyberattacks on their systems and data.

About Agari
Agari, a leading cybersecurity company, is trusted by leading Fortune 1000 companies to protect their enterprise, partners and customers from advanced email phishing attacks. The Agari Email Trust Platform™ is the industry's only solution that 'understands' the true sender of emails, leveraging the company's proprietary, global email telemetry network and patent-pending, predictive Agari Trust Analytics to identify and stop phishing attacks. The platform powers Agari Enterprise Protect, which help organizations protect themselves from advanced spear phishing attacks, and Agari Customer Protect, which protects consumers from email attacks that spoof enterprise brands. Agari, a recipient of the JPMorgan Chase Hall of Innovation Award and recognized as a Gartner Cool Vendor in Security, is backed by Alloy Ventures, Battery Ventures, First Round Capital, Greylock Partners, Norwest Venture Partners and Scale Venture Partners. Learn more at http://www.agari.com and follow us on Twitter @AgariInc.

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