Sourcefire, Inc., the world leader in intrusion prevention, today announces the Sourcefire 3D System was named Best Security Solution at the annual SC Magazine Awards on February 14 at the 2006 RSA Show (Nasdaq:RSAS). With over 1300 product and service nominations from more than 330 companies, the Sourcefire 3D System took top honours, further demonstrating its technology innovation. SC Magazine previously identified the Sourcefire 3D System as “Best IPS on the Market” in its July 2005 issue.
Wayne Jackson, CEO of Sourcefire said: “As one of the most respected organisations in the security industry, the SC Awards panel of independent judges is well-known for evaluating and recognising true product excellence. We are honoured to win this award. To be named the ´Best IPS´ and the ´Best Security Solution´ in the same year by SC Magazine provides tremendous validation for our product and technology vision. We are excited that the industry is recognising the investments we have made to ensure our customers´ success.”
In December, Sourcefire was placed in the Leaders Quadrant of the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Network Intrusion Prevention System Appliances, 2H05 report and was named the top Information Security Product at the European
Information Management (IM) 2005 Awards.