Corero Named a Visionary in 2012 Magic Quadrant for Intrusion Prevention Systems (IPS)

Corero Network Security's Built-In DDoS Defense Capabilities Noted

HUDSON, MA., July 24, 2012 – Corero Network Security (CNS: LN), providing the First Line of Defense to organizations with its Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) Defense and Next Generation IPS,  today announced that it has been named a Visionary in the Gartner Magic Quadrant report for Intrusion Prevention Systems by Gartner, Inc. – the world’s leading information technology research and advisory company. Gartner’s Magic Quadrant is widely recognized as one of the most influential market analysis tools for enterprises evaluating information technology vendors.

Corero’s Next Generation Intrusion Prevention System (NGIPS) delivers a comprehensive, effective solution for detecting and blocking both known and unknown attacks without impacting network performance. Corero’s IPS is a transparent, in-line security appliance that provides market-leading intrusion detection capabilities through a unique combination of protocol behavior analysis and by signature-based detection. Corero’s IPS has built-in DDoS capabilities, stopping attacks to allow its IPS to do the job it was intended to do. It provides low latency and high reliability. 

“We are honored to be positively recognized as a Visionary by Gartner in the Magic Quadrant for Intrusion Prevention Systems for the second time in a row,” said Marty Meyer, CEO of Corero Network Security. “We believe Gartner’s findings in this report further validate Corero’s unique capability to provide the first line of defense with our built-in DDoS protection for all types of attacks in our Next Generation IPS offering.”