ThreatMetrix Named a Winner in Two Categories by the Network Products Guide Hot Companies and Best Products Awards

Posted on June 27th, 2014 by Dan Rampe

Context-Based Security and Advanced Fraud Prevention Provider Recognized for its TrustDefender Cybercrime Protection Platform

San Jose, CA – June 27, 2014 – ThreatMetrix®, the fastest-growing provider of context-based security and advanced fraud prevention solutions, today announces it has been named a winner in two categories by the Network Products Guide (NPG) Hot Companies and Best Product Awards. The ThreatMetrix TrustDefender™ Cybercrime Protection Platform was recognized as a silver winner in the “Best Products and Services – Information Security and Risk Management” category and a bronze winner in the “Best Products and Services – Security Software” category.

NPG’s Hot Companies and Best Product Awards recognize achievements in every part of the IT industry—organizational performance, products and services, hot technologies, executives and management teams, successful deployments, product management and engineering, customer satisfaction and public relations.

The TrustDefender Cybercrime Protection Platform protects more than 160 million active user accounts, 2,500 customers and 10,000 websites worldwide. It combines comprehensive data collection, behavioral analytics and the ThreatMetrix® Global Trust Intelligence Network (The Network) into a powerful, risk-based security and fraud prevention solution that protects websites across industries against account takeover, payment fraud, identity spoofing and other risks. The platform was most recently updated in March 2014, with an extension that delivers sophisticated trust analytics through endpoint and context intelligence, as well as enhanced mobile location-based authentication and jailbreak detection.

“ThreatMetrix is uniquely positioned to provide businesses with a real-time view of fraudulent activity that enables them to prevent fraudulent activity without additional invasive security screening for trusted customers,” said Bert Rankin, chief marketing officer at ThreatMetrix. “We’re honored to be recognized by Network Products Guide as a company poised to successfully stay one step ahead of cybercriminals and overcome the cybersecurity issues faced by businesses today.”

For a full list of NPG Hot Companies and Best Products Awards winners, visit http://www.networkproductsguide.com/world/.

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About ThreatMetrix

ThreatMetrix® builds trust on the Internet by offering market-leading advanced fraud prevention and frictionless context-based security solutions. These solutions authenticate consumer and workforce access to mission critical applications using real-time identity and access analytics that leverage the world’s largest trusted identity network.

ThreatMetrix secures enterprise applications against account takeover, payment fraud, fraudulent account registrations, malware, and data breaches. Underpinning the solution is the ThreatMetrix® Global Trust Intelligence Network, which analyzes over 500 million monthly transactions and protects more than 160 million active user accounts across 2,500 customers and 10,000 websites.

The ThreatMetrix solution is deployed across a variety of industries, including financial services, enterprise, e-commerce, payments, social networks, government and insurance.

For more information, visit www.threatmetrix.com or call 1-408-200-5755.

Join the cybersecurity conversation by visiting the ThreatMetrix blogFacebookLinkedIn and Twitter pages.

About Network Products Guide Awards

As industry’s leading technology research and advisory publication, Network Products Guide plays a vital role in keeping decision makers and end-users informed of the choices they can make in all areas of information technology. You will discover a wealth of information and tools in this guide including the best products and services, roadmaps, industry directions, technology advancements and independent product evaluations that facilitate in making the most pertinent technology decisions impacting business and personal goals. The guide follows conscientious research methodologies developed and enhanced by industry experts. To learn more, visit www.networkproductsguide.com

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ThreatMetrix
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When You’re Hot, You’re Hot…and ThreatMetrix is “Smokin’”

Posted on June 27th, 2014 by Dan Rampe

ThreatMetrix Is Network Products Guide (NPG) Hot Companies and Best Product Award Winner in Two Categories

Hot Companies and Best Products Silver Logo

The ThreatMetrix TrustDefender™ Cybercrime Protection Platform wins in the “Best Products and Services – Information Security and Risk Management” category and also in the “Best Products and Services – Security Software” category.

NPG awards for IT achievements

NPG’s Hot Companies and Best Product Awards recognize achievements in every part of the IT industry: organizational performance, products and services, hot technologies, executives and management teams, successful deployments, product management and engineering, customer satisfaction and public relations.

The TrustDefender Cybercrime Protection Platform

Recognized by NPG for the TrustDefender Cybercrime Protection Platform, which provides context-based security and advanced fraud prevention, ThreatMetrix now protects more than 160 million active user accounts, 2,500 customers and 10,000 websites worldwide.

Combining comprehensive data collection, behavioral analytics and the ThreatMetrix® Global Trust Intelligence Network (The Network), the TrustDefender Cybercrime Protection Platform is a powerful, risk-based security and fraud prevention solution that protects websites across industries against account takeover, payment fraud, identity spoofing and more.

New extension

Updated in March 2014 with an extension that delivers sophisticated trust analytics through endpoint and context intelligence, as well as enhanced mobile location-based authentication and jailbreak detection, the platform delivers unparalleled protection.

ThreatMetrix CMO Bert Rankin

“ThreatMetrix is uniquely positioned to provide businesses with a real-time view of fraudulent activity that enables them to prevent fraudulent activity without additional invasive security screening for trusted customers,” said Bert Rankin, chief marketing officer at ThreatMetrix. “We’re honored to be recognized by Network Products Guide as a company poised to successfully stay one step ahead of cybercriminals and overcome the cybersecurity issues faced by businesses today.”

For a full list of NPG Hot Companies and Best Products Awards winners, visit http://www.networkproductsguide.com/world/

Other ThreatMetrix awards

  • Judges Choice for Best Overall Fraud/Security Solution at the 2014 CardNotPresent.com (CNP) Awards for the ThreatMetrix TrustDefender Cybercrime Protection Platform
  • A 2014 Global Excellence Award for Most Innovative Company of the Year (Security)
  • A 2014 Cyber Defense Magazine Award Winner in 2 Categories: Most Innovative Anti-Malware Appliances Solution & Best Product Network Access Control Solution
  • Named One of SINET’s Top 16 Cybersecurity Solution Entrepreneurial Companies.
  • Won an American Business Award Gold Stevie in the category of the “Best New Product or Service of the Year – Software – Security Solution” and a Silver Stevie for the “Most Innovative Tech Company of the Year.”
  • Named a TechNavio Top 15 Cloud Security Company
  • Gold for “Most Innovative Company of the Year” in Best in Biz Awards 2013 International
  • Named to the 2013 AlwaysOn Global 250 Top Private Companies List
  • Named one of the Top 15 Most Important Startups of 2013 by Business Insider
  • Named a winner in the Enterprise Product of the Year category by The Best in Biz Awards, the only independent business awards program judged by members of the press and industry analysts
  • Made the Wall Street Journal’s top 50 “Next Big Thing” list
  • Was a finalist in the Merchant Risk Council Emerging Technology Awards (METAwards) for contributions to helping e-commerce merchants fight online fraud and reduce losses in online payment transactions
  • Was a Red Herring Global 100 Winner for being one of the top hundred leading private companies in North America, Europe, and Asia

ThreatMetrix® builds trust on the Internet by offering market-leading advanced fraud prevention and frictionless context-based security solutions. These solutions authenticate consumer and workforce access to mission critical applications using real-time identity and access analytics that leverage the world’s largest trusted identity network.

ThreatMetrix secures enterprise applications against account takeover, payment fraud, fraudulent account registrations, malware, and data breaches. Underpinning the solution is the ThreatMetrix® Global Trust Intelligence Network, which analyzes over 500 million monthly transactions and protects more than 160 million active user accounts across 2,500 customers and 10,000 websites.

The ThreatMetrix solution is deployed across a variety of industries, including financial services, enterprise, e-commerce, payments, social networks, government and insurance.

For more information, visit www.threatmetrix.com or call 1-408-200-5755.

Join the cybersecurity conversation by visiting the ThreatMetrix blogFacebookLinkedIn and Twitter pages.