SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--RSA Conference – Agari, a leading cybersecurity company, today announced it has been recognized as the “Best Email Security Solution” by the 2018 SC Magazine Awards, from a prestigious field of finalists including Proofpoint (NASDAQ: PFPT), FireEye (NASDAQ: FEYE), Mimecast (NASDAQ: MIME) and Zix (NASDAQ: ZIXI) . The Agari Email Trust Platform was selected over its competitors for delivering superior protection against advanced email threats, including phishing, spear-phishing and business email compromise (BEC). The awards were announced at the SC Awards 2018 on April 17, 2018 at the RSA Conference in San Francisco.
“Agari is honored to be recognized by SC Magazine as the Best Email Security Solution, especially given the strength of the finalists in this year’s field,” said Ravi Khatod, CEO, Agari. “Email security has never been more important than today since virtually every breach begins with an advanced email attack. Thank you to SC Magazine for recognizing Agari’s deep product investments, market adoption, and customer success as we protect billions of emails every day in our global fight against phishing.”
The Agari AI-based solution integrates global email telemetry data to develop its model of authentic and trusted communication that protects employees, partners and customers from advanced email threats. Deviations from this trusted model are flagged as anomalous behavior to be quarantined, blocked or further investigated. The Agari solution also stops digital deception tactics that affect outbound email communications, such as phishing campaigns that hijack a company's brand and can damage its reputation.
The SC Awards are the premier cybersecurity award produced annually during the RSA Conference. Each year, hundreds of cybersecurity companies submit nomination to dozens of categories that are evaluated by a jury of cybersecurity experts. The mission of the SC Awards 2018 is to honor the achievements of companies and cybersecurity professionals striving to safeguard their business' and their customers' critical data in North America.
Agari, a leading cybersecurity company, is trusted by leading Fortune 1000 companies to protect their enterprise, partners and customers from advanced email phishing attacks. The Agari Email Trust Platform is the industry’s only solution that ‘understands’ the true sender of emails, leveraging the company’s proprietary, global email telemetry network and patent-pending, predictive Agari Identity Intelligence™ (AI2) to identify and stop phishing attacks. The platform powers Agari Enterprise Protect, which help organizations protect themselves from advanced spear phishing attacks, and Agari Customer Protect, which protects consumers from email attacks that spoof enterprise brands. Agari, a recipient of the JPMorgan Chase Hall of Innovation Award and recognized as a Gartner Cool Vendor in Security, is backed by Alloy Ventures, Battery Ventures, First Round Capital, Greylock Partners, Norwest Venture Partners and Scale Venture Partners. Learn more at http://www.agari.com and follow us on Twitter @AgariInc.