SEOUL, South Korea, June 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- AnhLab was yesterday honored with the 2016 Frost & Sullivan South Korea Industrial Control Systems Security Technology Innovation award.
The award was presented to AnhLab at the fifth annual Frost & Sullivan South Korea Excellence Awards banquet.
Ms. Misun Yoon, Industry Analyst, Digital Transformation, Asia Pacific at Frost & Sullivan said that AhnLab is a South Korean based security-centric vendor which is not only focusing on their existing security lineup, but also diversifying into new areas such as Industrial Control System (ICS) security solutions.
"In its latest EPS - Endpoint Protection System lineup, it has both blacklist and whitelist technologies to prevent known and unknown malware that may create disruption to critical process operations in the industrial sector, such as manufacturing. Also, it is easy to deploy and manage, thereby providing optimized protection for Point of Sale (POS) terminals and automated teller machines (ATMs) as well as ICS. AhnLab has excelled in developing a suitable product that is lightweight and could prevent disruption on legacy equipment, yet innovative to stop advanced attacks against the critical systems," she added.
"We are proud to be recognized with the Industrial Control Systems Security Technology Innovation Award by Frost & Sullivan. The award was made possible by all the hard work and dedication of our employees. AhnLab will continue to offer reliable security solutions to cope with evolving security threats," said AhnLab Vice President, Mr. Suk-kyoon Kang.
Frost & Sullivan Excellence Awards recognize companies in a variety of regional and global markets for demonstrating outstanding achievement and superior performance in areas such as leadership, technological innovation, customer service, and strategic product development. Industry analysts compare market participants and measure performance through in-depth interviews, analysis, and extensive secondary research in order to identify best practices in the industry.
Frost & Sullivan's intent is to help drive innovation, excellence and a positive change in the global economy by recognizing best-in-class products, companies and individuals.
The recipients of the 2016 Frost & Sullivan South Korea Excellence Awards were identified based on a variety of actual market performance indicators which include revenue growth; market share and growth in market share; leadership in product innovation; marketing strategy and business development strategy.
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About AhnLab, Inc.
AhnLab creates agile, integrated Internet security solutions for consumers and businesses, ranging in size from SMBs to enterprise organizations. Founded in 1995, AhnLab is a global leader in security research and product development that delivers comprehensive protection for networks, transactions, and essential services. By combining cloud analysis with endpoint and server resources, AhnLab generates best-of-breed breach detection and threat prevention that scales easily for large and high-speed networks. This multi-dimensional approach combines with exceptional service to create truly global protection against attacks that evade traditional security defenses. That's why more than 25,000 organizations rely on AhnLab's award-winning products and services to make the Internet safe and reliable for their business operations.
Learn more today by contacting your AhnLab partner or local AhnLab sales representative, visit www.ahnlab.com.
Corporate Communications – Asia Pacific
Mi Ok Lee
Corporate Communications – Korea
SOURCE Frost & Sullivan