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AhnLab Recognized as Endpoint Security Vendor of the Year

  • Date2019-12-02
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Seoul, December 2, 2019 - AhnLab, Inc., a leader in cyber threat analysis​, announced today that it was honored as “South Korea Endpoint Security Vendor of the Year” at the 2019 Frost & Sullivan Asia Pacific Best Practice Awards, which was held in Singapore on November 14.


The Frost & Sullivan Best Practices Awards is an annual event that honors and awards companies with record performances in areas such as capabilities, technology, and business performance in diverse industries throughout the global market. 

Before being recognized as the 2019 South Korea Endpoint Security Vendor this year, AhnLab had previously won the 2018 South Korea Managed Security Service Provider of the Year. AhnLab mentioned that AhnLab EDR (Endpoint Detection and Response) and AhnLab EPP (Endpoint Protection Platform) were highly regarded for its threat detection capability and convenience by analysts at Frost & Sullivan. ​



▲ Vincent S.K. Lee from AhnLab (center) with Kenny Yeo (left) and Niihara Tetsuya (right) from Frost & Sullivan. 


Associate Director and Head of Asia-Pacific Cyber Security at Frost & Sullivan Kenny Yeo stated: “As one of the leading cybersecurity vendors in South Korea, AhnLab develops endpoint solutions that can protect and meet customers' changing expectations amid increased usage of multi-OS and multi-cloud business environments." He also added, “AhnLab has revised its endpoint protection platform (EPP) to manage complex endpoint environments effectively through a single agent and management console.”


Vincent S.K. Lee, senior director of the AhnLab EP Business Division, said, "We are pleased to be recognized for our malware analysis technologies and threat response capabilities, which has been the basis of AhnLab for three decades.” He added, “AhnLab will continue to develop and provide robust solutions and services to meet the changing expectations of our customers in a variety of industries.”



▲ The recipients of the 2019 Frost & Sullivan Asia Pacific Best Practices Award


Frost & Sullivan's intent is to help drive innovation, excellence, and a positive change in the global economy by recognizing best-in-class products, companies, and individuals.


The recipients of the 2019 Frost & Sullivan Asia Pacific Best Practices Awards were selected based on a variety of actual market performance indicators, which include revenue growth, market share, and growth in market share; leadership in product innovation; marketing strategy and business development strategy.


About AhnLab, Inc.

Founded in 1995, AhnLab, Inc., a leader in cyber threat analysis, delivers comprehensive protection for endpoints, networks, transactions, and essential services. AhnLab provides best-of-breed threat prevention that scales easily for high-speed networks by combining cloud analysis with endpoint and server resources. AhnLab's multidimensional approach combines with exceptional service to create truly global protection against attacks that evade traditional security defenses. That’s why more than 25,000 organizations rely on AhnLab’s award-winning products and services to make the internet safe and reliable for their business operations.​