SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--iboss Cybersecurity, the only company that can detect and contain large data breaches before loss occurs, has been honored with the 2015 Red Herring Top 100 North America Award, placing the company on a prestigious list of the most promising private companies on the continent.
iboss was recognized for its patented technology that automatically contains malicious data transfers before hackers can steal large amounts of sensitive information. With unique capabilities that go a step further than standard security solutions, which focus only on keeping malware out, iboss monitors networks for suspicious data transfers, alerts IT and automatically contains the data, minimizing the loss when malware inevitably makes its way in.
“When we founded iboss, we set out to fundamentally challenge conventional thinking about how organizations protect their data from hackers,” said Paul Martini, CEO of iboss. “It’s an honor to be recognized by Red Herring.”
The Red Herring awards recognize the top 100 most promising young startups and outstanding entrepreneurs based on intellectual property, patents, financing, revenues, business model and management team experience.
Over the past three years, iboss has grown by more than 1800% and was named one of the fastest growing technology companies by Deloitte in 2014. Co-founders Paul and Peter Martini were also recognized with the 2014 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award. The firm’s 4,000+ enterprise clients include Xerox, Sears and the U.S. Department of the Interior.
About iboss Cybersecurity
iboss Cybersecurity defends today’s borderless networks against malware, advanced threats and data exfiltration with innovative Web Security, Mobile Security and FireSphere™ Advanced APT defense. Unlike legacy technology focused solely on keeping malware out, iboss offers a balanced cybersecurity approach with equal emphasis on prevention, detection and containment to reduce damaging loss from data breaches. Backed by patented, next-generation technology and unparalleled visibility across all inbound/outbound data channels, iboss Smart Defense provides better security weapons to reveal blind spots, detect breaches and minimize the consequences of data exfiltration. Leveraging leading threat protection and unsurpassed usability, iboss is trusted by thousands of organizations and millions of users. Visit www.iboss.com