Corero Receives “Recommended” Rating in NSS DDoS Prevention System Security Value Map

Corero SmartWall Threat Defense System earns NSS Labs Sought-after Rating, with High Marks in Overall Security, Performance and TCO against the Competition

HUDSON, MA – March 30, 2016 – Corero Network Security (LSE: CNS), a leading provider of First Line of Defense® security solutions against DDoS attacks, today announced its SmartWall® Threat Defense System (TDS) earned a top position in the latest NSS Labs DDoS Prevention Group Test, earning the coveted “Recommended” rating, with high performance in all test categories. NSS Labs is an information research and advisory company, known for its third-party testing of the world’s leading security products.

The upper right corner placement of the SmartWall TDS for in-line and automatic DDoS mitigation in the NSS Labs Security Value Map (SVM) showcases a strong security posture and at the same time a lower than average total cost of ownership. The NSS Labs recommended rating is awarded for high performing technology solutions, irrespective of vendor market share, size, or industry penetration.

“Third party testing and validation further corroborates the industry disrupting capabilities in the SmartWall TDS," said Dave Larson, COO at Corero Network Security. “Corero is re-writing the book on DDoS defense, with high security efficacy and low false positives, matched with high performance and overall value to the end user.”

About Corero Network Security

Corero Network Security is the leader in real-time, high-performance DDoS defense solutions. Service providers, hosting providers and online enterprises rely on Corero’s award winning technology to eliminate the DDoS threat to their environment through automatic attack detection and mitigation, coupled with complete network visibility, analytics and reporting. This next-generation technology provides a First Line of Defense® against DDoS attacks in the most complex environments while enabling a more cost effective economic model than previously available. For more information, visit