At the 5th Annual 2017 Cyber Defense Magazine InfoSec Awards at RSA Conference 2017

best vulnerability management solution
London, UK – March 2017 – Acunetix announce that Cyber Defense Magazine, the industry’s leading electronic information security magazine and media partner of the RSA Conference 2017, has named Acunetix, the winner of the Best Product in the Vulnerability Management category and winner of the Cutting Edge solution in the web application security category.

After many months of review and judged by leading independent information security experts, Cyber Defense Magazine is pleased to have selected Acunetix as a winner in two categories.

“We’re thrilled to recognize next-generation innovation in the information security marketplace and that’s why Acunetix has earned this award from Cyber Defense Magazine. Some of the best INFOSEC defenses come from these kinds of forward thinking players who think outside of the box,” said Pierluigi Paganini, Editor-in-Chief, Cyber Defense Magazine.

cutting edge solutionAcunetix comprehensively scans and audits complex, authenticated, HTML5 and JavaScript-heavy websites among others. It detects over 3000 types of web application vulnerabilities and is the industry leader in detecting the largest variety of SQL injection and XSS vulnerabilities, including Out-of-band SQL injection and DOM-based XSS. Acunetix now also includes integrated vulnerability management features to extend the enterprise’s ability to comprehensively manage, prioritize and control vulnerability threats.

“CDM’s recognition of Acunetix further validates our company as an innovator in the sphere of web application security,” announce Chris Martin, CEO, Acunetix. “This industry honor is the greatest endorsement to the fact that Acunetix is ahead of the curve when it comes to the best-of-the-best products that can provide the highest security in companies’ web applications.”

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About Acunetix

Founded in 2004 to combat the alarming rise in web application attacks, Acunetix is the market leader, and a pioneer in automated web application security technology. Acunetix products and technologies are depended on globally by individual pen-testers and consultants all the way to large organizations. It is the tool of choice for many customers in the Government, Military, Educational, Telecommunications, Banking, Finance, and E-Commerce sectors, including many Fortune 500 companies, such as the Pentagon, Nike, Disney, Adobe and many more.

Tamara Naudi
Marketing Manager
Tamara started off her career with Acunetix in 2005. Since then she has witnessed the company grow into a leader in the web security sphere.