Untangle Honored as Editor’s Choice Winner in the 2017 Cyber Defense Magazine Infosec Awards in the Firewall & VPN Appliances Category

SMB Firewall Leader Recognized for the Second Year in a Row for NG Firewall

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – Feb. 13, 2017Untangle® Inc.,a leader in comprehensive network security for small-to-medium business (SMB), today announced that Cyber Defense Magazine, the industry’s leading electronic information security magazine and media partner of the RSA® Conference 2017, has named Untangle’s NG Firewall winner of the Editor’s Choice in Firewall & VPN Appliances.

“We are thrilled to recognize next-generation innovation in the information security marketplace, and that is why Untangle has earned this award from Cyber Defense Magazine. Some of the best INFOSEC defenses come from these kinds of forward-thinking players,” said Pierluigi Paganini, Editor-in- Chief, Cyber Defense Magazine.

NG Firewall delivers a comprehensive solution for content filtering, malware and threat protection, secure Wi-Fi, application control, bandwidth optimization, virtual private networks and more. Untangle combines Unified Threat Management (UTM)—to address all of the key network threats—with policy management tools that enable administrators to monitor, manage and shape internet traffic. NG Firewall’s fully customizable, industry-leading reports provide administrators an unprecedented level of insight into what’s happening on their networks across all applications by user, group, time of day and more.

“We are pleased to be recognized for the second year in a row by Cyber Defense Magazine as Editor’s Choice,” said Scott Devens, chief executive officer at Untangle. “We appreciate their continued endorsement of Untangle as an innovator in network security, and NG Firewall as a best-of-breed solution.”

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About Untangle

Untangle is an innovator in cybersecurity designed specifically for the below-enterprise market, safeguarding businesses, home offices, nonprofits, schools and governmental organizations. Untangle’s integrated suite of software and appliances provides enterprise-grade capabilities and consumer-oriented simplicity to organizations with limited IT resources. Untangle’s award-winning network security solutions are trusted by over 40,000 customers around the world. Untangle is headquartered in San Jose, California. For more information, www.untangle.com.