ThreatMetrix Selected as One of CIOReview100’s Most Promising Technology Companies

August 19, 2014

 Context-Based Security and Advanced Fraud Prevention Provider Recognized for Powerful, Flexible and Cost-Effective Security Solutions

San Jose, CA – August 19, 2014 – ThreatMetrix®, the fastest-growing provider of context-based security and advanced fraud prevention solutions, today announced it has been recognized by CIOReview as one of the “100 Most Promising Technology Companies in the U.S.”

CIOReview100 is an annual list selected by a panel comprised of top CEOs, CIOs and industry analysts including the CIOReview editorial board to honor the top 100 technology companies in the U.S. This year, the list honored the most promising technology companies for their use of powerful next generation technologies such as cloud, mobile and big data. The list distinguishes companies that enable their customers to break through old performance barriers and improve their businesses.

“Recognition by the CIOReview100 serves as validation of our continued innovation in context-based authentication and advanced fraud prevention,” said Bert Rankin, chief marketing officer, ThreatMetrix. “While we are incredibly invested in protecting our customers’ businesses from fraudsters, we also place equal weight on making sure we maintain a great customer experience for their users in the process. Our fraud and security solutions leverage a collective network to provide real-time insights, blocking out potential threats without adding additional authentication steps for good users.”

In July 2014, ThreatMetrix announced the addition of a new patent that builds off of its cookieless device identification, using fuzzy matching technology to globally recognize trusted customers and cybercriminals.ThreatMetrix is committed to building trust on the Internet, which requires frequently updating and enhancing its solutions with patented technologies. Through the frequent addition of patents that help companies identify, recognize and thwart attackers, ThreatMetrix helps to keep businesses secure and prevent cybercriminals from compromising online identities.

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In addition to being named to the CIOReview100, ThreatMetrix has been recognized through several additional awards so far this year:

  • Recognized as a Silver Winner in the “Enterprise Product of the Year – Software” Category by the Best in Biz Awards 2014 International
  • Named to the 2014 AlwaysOn Global 250 Top Private Companies List
  • Named to the 2014 Lead411 Hottest Companies in Silicon Valley list
  • Products Guide (NPG) 2014 Hot Companies and Best Product Award Winner for the “Best Products and Services – Information Security and Risk Management” category and also in the “Best Products and Services – Security Software” category.
  • Judges Choice for Best Overall Fraud/Security Solution at the 2014 (CNP) Awards for the ThreatMetrix TrustDefender Cybercrime Protection Platform
  • A 2014 Info Security Products Guide Global Excellence Award for Most Innovative Company of the Year (Security)
  • 2014 Cyber Defense Magazine Award Winner in 2 Categories: Most Innovative Anti-Malware Appliances Solution & Best Product Network Access Control Solution

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