Cyren Collects Cyber Defense Magazine Award for Web Security Platform

The leading cybersecurity magazine – Cyber Defense Magazine – has announced the winners of the 2016 CDM Awards program, with Cyren Web Security platform named 2016 Best Anti-Malware Solution.

Cyren Web Security is a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) platform that combines web policy control with anti-malware protection, helping businesses to control the categories of websites employees are allowed to access in the workplace and protecting users and endpoints from phishing, malware, ransomware, and other web-based threats.

The cloud-based solution has been developed to be quick and easy to deploy, and being cloud-based, requires no software downloads or hardware purchases. The subscription-based DNS filtering solution prevents end users from visiting known and unknown malicious URLs, decrypts, analyzes, and re-encrypts SSL traffic, and blocks outbound calls to threat actors’ C2 servers. Cyren now protects more than 600 million end users from web-based, mobile, and email-based threats and can name major companies such as Google, Dell, Microsoft, and McAfee among its clients.

Cyber Defense Magazine has been running its annual awards program for four years. The aim of the awards program is to recognize the most innovative InfoSec players and the top cybersecurity solutions on the market. Nominated cybersecurity solutions are assessed by a panel of judges who are all CISSP, FMDHS, CEH, certified security professionals. The judges conduct an independent review of each nominated company’s website, their white papers, product literature, and data sheets along with other market variables to create a list of finalists. The best solution in each category given a prestigious CDM award.

Cyren was recognized as a leading company for its next-generation innovation in the information security marketplace.

“CDM’s recognition of CYREN WebSecurity as the year’s Best Anti-Malware Solution is a true honor,” said Lior Kohavi, CTO at Cyren. “Judged by certified, independent security professionals, this award stands as a notable mark of distinction for Cyren WebSecurity’s unique, cloud-based anti-malware and zero-day threat prevention capabilities.”

Author: Steve Alder has many years of experience as a journalist, and comes from a background in market research. He is a specialist on legal and regulatory affairs, and has several years of experience writing about HIPAA. Steve holds a B.Sc. from the University of Liverpool.