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AhnLab Recognized as 2020 South Korea Endpoint Security Vendor of the Year for Two Consecutive Years

  • Date2020-12-17
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December 17, 2020 – AhnLab, Inc., a leader in cyber threat analysis, announced today that it was honored as “2020 South Korea Endpoint Security Vendor of the Year” at the 2020 Frost & Sullivan Asia Pacific Best Practices Virtual Award, which was held on December 16. AhnLab has won the award for two consecutive years. 


The Frost & Sullivan Best Practices Awards is an annual event that recognizes companies in various regional and global markets for demonstrating remarkable achievement and performance in categories such as leadership technological innovation, customer service, and strategic product development.



Photo 1. Vincent S.K. Lee, Senior Director of the AhnLab EP Business Division


The nomination of AhnLab as the endpoint security vendor of the year came in a time when the importance of endpoint security has been ever more highlighted due to turbulence caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. As remote work became the new normal, AhnLab has endeavored to establish a secure working environment for customers facing an unprecedented circumstance and support them to continuously pursue their sustainable business growth. 


Winning the award for two years in a row since 2019, AhnLab has solidified its position as the endpoint security leader in South Korea. Starting from V3, its renowned anti-virus(AV) product, AhnLab has developed the company’s endpoint security product portfolio by launching a variety of solutions, including AhnLab EDR(Endpoint Detection & Response) and AhnLab EPP(Endpoint Protection Platform). The award winner has successfully consolidated its endpoint security solutions as a platform, providing customers a comprehensive yet efficient detection and response capabilities. 



Photo 2. AhnLab recognized as 2020 South Korea Endpoint Security Vendor of the Year


Vivien Pua, Industry Analyst of ICT Practice and Cybersecurity at Frost & Sullivan stated: “Focused on meeting customers’ evolving needs, AhnLab’s next-generation unified Endpoint Protection Platform (EPP) solution leverages organic integration and interoperability of various AhnLab’s endpoint security solutions, including anti-virus (V3), privacy management, patch management, and endpoint detection and response (EDR) to detect and monitor potential security threats and provide prompt responses when needed. The company’s reputation as a leader in South Korea’s endpoint security segment has enabled it to bolster its position as the preferred choice for local government agencies and large enterprises.”


Vincent S.K. Lee, Senior Director of the AhnLab EP Business Division, said, “We are delighted to be recognized for our contribution to establishing a robust security of our customers among the advanced threat landscape by winning the award two years in a row.” and added, “AhnLab will continue to not only reinforce our solutions and services to deliver top-class security capabilities to the customers but also ensure that they successfully map out the optimized strategy and operate the security measure.” 


The awardees of the 2020 Frost & Sullivan Asia Pacific Best Practices Awards were selected by evaluating the companies’ revenues, market share, capabilities, and overall contribution to the industry. Award recipients were identified based on in-depth interviews, analysis, and extensive secondary research conducted by Frost &Sullivan's analysts.


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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.​ ​