Internet Security Leader Completes NSS Labs Testing

Check Point excels in rigorous IPS testing.

By Enterprise Networking Planet Staff | Posted Jan 13, 2011
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Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. has completed testing by NSS Labs, excelling in the industry's most comprehensive third-party intrusion prevention (IPS) group testing to date, achieving 97.3 percent security effectiveness and earning NSS Labs' Recommended rating. Check Point also achieved a rated throughput of 2.4 Gbps in real-world performance testing, and these unprecedented results for an integrated IPS solution have made the company a leader in the IPS Security Value Map. According to PR USA, Check Point can now add the IPS Software Blade to its extensive portfolio of award-winning security solutions.

"'As cybercriminals have become more aggressive over the past few years and attacks are increasing in volume and sophistication, this has been the most rigorous IPS test bed yet,' said Rick Moy, president at NSS Labs. 'Throughout the duration of our testing, Check Point's IPS Software Blade showcased excellent protection and ease of use. For multi-gigabit environments, the Check Point Power-1 11065 with the IPS Software Blade is a cost-effective way to protect against the next generation of Internet threats.'"

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