Application Security, Inc.'s DbProtect Selected as Finalist in 2011 Info Security Products Guide's Global Excellence Awards

Top Quote DbProtect's Vulnerability Management Module Selected in Vulnerability Assessment/Remediation/Management Category. End Quote
  • New York, NY (1888PressRelease) December 17, 2010 - Application Security, Inc., the leading provider of database security, risk and compliance (SRC) solutions for the enterprise, today announced that Info Security Products Guide, the industry's leading information security research and advisory guide, has named DbProtect as a finalist in the 2011 Global Excellence Awards for its Vulnerability Management module.

    DbProtect's Vulnerability Management module is the foundation of AppSec's Database Security, Risk & Compliance platform. Offering unparalleled database assessment, DbProtect's agentless solution locates, examines, reports on, and fixes security holes and misconfigurations in any database.

    The product is backed by the TeamSHATTER knowledgebase, the most extensive set of database vulnerability and misconfiguration checks and rules on the market. AppSec's ASAP Update mechanism ensures protection remains current. As new vulnerabilities and exploits are identified and database patches are released, DbProtect is systematically updated to ensure the latest protection for critical database assets.

    "We are excited that DbProtect has been named a finalist for Info Security's Global Excellence Awards," said Thom VanHorn, Vice President of Global Marketing, AppSec. "The TeamSHATTER knowledgebase has long been the de-facto industry standard for database vulnerability assessment by independent auditors and IT advisors. The DbProtect enterprise solution allows commercial organizations to draw on the same knowledgebase to help ensure security, minimize risk, and achieve compliance."

    Winners of the award will be announced February 16, 2011 in San Francisco.

    About Info Security Products Guide Awards
    Info Security Products Guide sponsors leading conferences and expos worldwide and 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 market research 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.

    About Application Security, Inc.
    AppSec is the leading provider of database security, risk and compliance (SRC) solutions for the enterprise. AppSec's agentless approach - AppDetectivePro for auditors and IT advisors, and DbProtect for the enterprise - delivers the industry's most scalable database SRC solution and is in use around the world in the most demanding environments by over 2,000 customers. The company was named to Inc. Magazine's 2007 (Inc. 500) and 2008 list of America's Fastest Growing Private Companies, and was also named to the 2008 Deloitte Technology Fast 50 by Deloitte & Touche.

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