Web application security solution recognized during RSA Conference 2016

CDM web app solutionLONDON, 15 March 2016 – Acunetix, a global leader in web application security testing, announced that Cyber Defense Magazine, the industry’s leading electronic information security magazine and media partner of the RSA Conference 2016, has named Acunetix as the winner of the ‘Cutting Edge Web Application Security’ category for the 2016 InfoSec Awards.

Acunetix was granted this award by Cyber Defense Magazine after many months of review and judged by leading independent information security experts.

“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.

“CDM’s recognition of Acunetix further validates our product as being an innovator in the web application security space,” said Acunetix General Manager, Chris Martin. “Acunetix Vulnerability Scanner’s cutting edge technology allows users to detect over 500 vulnerabilities, including hard to detect out of band vulnerabilities. This is a strong endorsement of the fact that Acunetix is ahead of the curve when it comes to web application security.”

CDM 2016 Award winners are listed here.

About Cyber Defense Magazine

Cyber Defense Magazine is the premier source of IT Security information. CDM are managed and published by and for ethical, honest, passionate information security professionals. CDM’s mission is to share cutting edge knowledge, real world stories and awards on the best ideas, products and services in the information technology industry. CDM deliver electronic magazines every month online for free and limited print editions exclusively for the RSA Conferences and our paid subscribers. Learn more about CDM at www.cyberdefensemagazine.com.

About Acunetix

Acunetix is the market leader in automated web application security testing, and is the tool of choice for many Fortune 500 customers. Acunetix Vulnerability Scanner detects and reports on a wide array of web application vulnerabilities. Acunetix Vulnerability Scanner’s industry leading crawler fully supports HTML5 and JavaScript and AJAX-heavy websites, allowing auditing of complex, authenticated applications. Acunetix provides the only technology on the market that can automatically detect out-of-band vulnerabilities and is available both as an online and on-premises solution. Learn more about Acunetix at www.acunetix.com.

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.