Nyotron Wins Gold in 2017 IT World Award for Endpoint Security

Nyotron, the creator of Threat-Agnostic Defense™, today announced that Network Products Guide, the industry’s leading technology research and advisory guide, has named Nyotron as a gold winner in the 12th Annual IT World Awards® in the category of endpoint security. Network Products Guide sponsors the world’s premier information technology awards, honoring achievements across all aspects of the information technology industry. Winners around the world will be honored in San Francisco on Monday, June 26, 2017, during the 2017 SVUS Red Carpet Awards ceremony dinner.

Nyotron’s award-winning endpoint security platform PARANOID is distinguished in the market for its acclaimed Threat-Agnostic Defense, which features behavioral pattern mapping (BPM) technology. The platform leverages an agent/server architecture to understand what normal computer behavior looks like and what to do when suspicious behavior tries to access or damage data on an endpoint. This architecture gives PARANOID the ability to stop any attack, regardless of the type of threat or the methodology used to infiltrate the network. Using this Threat-Agnostic Defense approach, PARANOID can detect and block unknown threats that other technologies do not have the ability to stop.

“It’s an honor to be named an endpoint security gold winner by the esteemed industry publication IT World,” said Nir Gaist, CEO of Nyotron. “Enterprises are continually bombarded with unknown threats, yet despite their heavy investment in security solutions, attackers are still able to bypass next-generation defenses and steal valuable data. This gold recognition from IT World strongly validates our Threat-Agnostic approach, which has made waves in the industry for its ability to stop all threats, regardless of attack type, location or technique, including all ransomware and unknown and undiscovered malware variants.”

The coveted IT World Awards are an annual achievements and recognition program in which a broad spectrum of industry voices participates. The awards encompass the best of IT in organizational performance, products and services, hot technologies, executives and management teams, successful deployments, product management and engineering, customer satisfaction and public relations.

About Nyotron
Nyotron is a privately held cyber-security company that has developed a disruptive Threat-Agnostic Defense technology to cope with the biggest challenge of today’s digital era — the unknown threat. PARANOID is designed to prevent targeted and advanced national-level cyber-attacks on high-profile enterprises, and it does so without any previous knowledge about the threat or its methodologies. Based on a unique last-line-of-defense approach, the company’s technology is designed to protect enterprise data and critical assets by mitigating threats that were able to outsmart all security layers. Nyotron’s customer base includes all major industries, such as transportation, government, banking, healthcare and the public sector. The company’s headquarters are in Santa Clara, California, and R&D is in Israel. To learn more, visit www.nyotron.com.