Malwarebytes Recognized on CRN’s 2017 Security 100 List

SANTA CLARA, Calif.--()--Malwarebytes, the leading advanced malware prevention and remediation solution, announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Malwarebytes to its annual Security 100 list. This project recognizes the coolest security vendors in each of five categories: Endpoint Security; Identity Management and Data Protection; Network Security; SIEM and Security Analytics; and Web, Email and Application Security. The companies on CRN's Security 100 list have demonstrated creativity and innovation in product development, as well as a strong commitment to delivering those offerings through a vibrant channel of solution providers.

In addition to recognizing security technology vendors for outstanding products and services, the Security 100 list serves as a valuable guide for solution providers trying to navigate the IT security market. The list aids prospective channel partners in identifying the vendors that can best help them improve or expand their security offerings.

Malwarebytes was recognized as a leader in the “Endpoint Security” category for its innovative technologies that protect consumers and businesses from the most dangerous cyber threats. Malwarebytes 3.0 employs four dedicated technology layers—anti-malware, anti-ransomware, anti-exploit and malicious website protection—to block and remove both known and unknown, or previously unidentified, threats. This protects consumers against malware, ransomware, exploits and other advanced threats that continually evade antivirus. Malwarebytes Anti-Malware for Mac scans for and removes code that degrades performance or attacks your system. For businesses, Malwarebytes Endpoint Security is a protection platform that uses multiple technologies to proactively protect computers against threats. Malwarebytes Breach Remediation offers advanced threat detection and remediation for enterprise computers, including Macs.

“In an age of cyberattacks and heightened concerns about cybercrime against businesses of all sizes, protecting data has become a top priority, and security solutions are in higher demand than ever,” said Robert Faletra, CEO of The Channel Company. “CRN’s annual Security 100 list honors the expert technology suppliers at the forefront of this thriving field, and supports solution providers in their search for the right vendor partners to help them leverage the rich business opportunities it offers.”

“We’re honored to be recognized as a leader in the Endpoint Security category,” said Marcin Kleczynski, CEO of Malwarebytes. “This award validates our strong efforts to protect and defend businesses and consumers against the most dangerous cyber threats. We remain committed to providing innovative solutions that equip our users with the best defense against these evolving and advanced threats.”

The Security 100 list will be featured in the April 2017 issue of CRN and online at www.crn.com/security100.

About Malwarebytes

Malwarebytes is the next-gen cybersecurity company that millions worldwide trust. Malwarebytes proactively protects people and businesses against dangerous threats such as malware, ransomware, and exploits that escape detection by traditional antivirus solutions. The company’s flagship product combines advanced heuristic threat detection with signature-less technologies to detect and stop a cyberattack before damage occurs. More than 10,000 businesses worldwide use, trust, and recommend Malwarebytes. Founded in 2008, the company is headquartered in California, with offices in Europe and Asia, and a global team of threat researchers and security experts. For more information, please visit us at http://www.malwarebytes.com/.

Malwarebytes founder and CEO Marcin Kleczynski started the company to create the best disinfection and protection solutions to combat the world’s most harmful Internet threats. Marcin was recently named “CEO of the Year” in the Global Excellence awards and has been named to the Forbes 30 Under 30 Rising Stars of Enterprise Technology list and the Silicon Valley Business Journal’s 40 Under 40 award, adding those to an Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award.

About the Channel Company

The Channel Company enables breakthrough IT channel performance with our dominant media, engaging events, expert consulting and education, and innovative marketing services and platforms. As the channel catalyst, we connect and empower technology suppliers, solution providers and end users. Backed by more than 30 years of unequaled channel experience, we draw from our deep knowledge to envision innovative new solutions for ever-evolving challenges in the technology marketplace. www.thechannelco.com

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Contacts

Malwarebytes
Doron Aronson, 408-221-6992
Global Communications
daronson@malwarebytes.com
or
The Channel Company
Melanie Turpin, 508-416-1195
mturpin@thechannelco.com

Release Summary

Malwarebytes, the leading advanced malware prevention and remediation solution, announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Malwarebytes to its annual Security 100 list.

Contacts

Malwarebytes
Doron Aronson, 408-221-6992
Global Communications
daronson@malwarebytes.com
or
The Channel Company
Melanie Turpin, 508-416-1195
mturpin@thechannelco.com