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CylancePROTECT® Wins Best Enterprise Security Solution in 2017 SC Media Awards Europe

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Award chosen by a panel of enterprise security professionals representing SC Media readership

IRVINE, CALIFORNIA, June 7, 2017 - Cylance® Inc., the company that revolutionized traditional antivirus with AI powered threat prevention, is pleased to announce that CylancePROTECT was chosen by a panel representing the audience of SC Media as the winning solution in the Best Enterprise Security Solution category of Excellence Awards: Industry Leadership at the 2017 SC Media Awards Europe. The announcement was made Tuesday, June 6th at the awards presentation held at Old Billingsgate, London.

“At Cylance, we consider the adversary our only competition and enterprise security professionals our partners in the fight against them,” said Stuart McClure, CEO and chairman at Cylance. “Having CylancePROTECT named the Best Enterprise Security Solution by security leaders from government, financial services, healthcare, and other vital industries means more to us than any other vote of confidence. Combining the best in artificial intelligence with the best of human intelligence inside Cylance and our customer organizations, we are winning the battle.”

Each year, hundreds of products are entered in the Excellence Awards: Industry Leadership categories. Each product is judged by a panel representing a cross-section of SC Media readership, which includes large, medium, and small enterprises from all major vertical markets, including financial services, healthcare, government, retail, education, and other sectors. Entrants are narrowed down to a select group of finalists before undergoing a rigorous final judging process to determine the winner in each category.

“The importance of this sector continues to grow, including the demand for the skills and talents of its participants,” said Tony Morbin, editor in chief at SC Magazine UK. “Every year our attackers up their game, and every year we need to do at least the same to match them – and more to beat them. Cylance has demonstrated that they are among the best in the industry at enterprise security.”

The SC Awards Europe are well known as one of the most prestigious awards for information technology security professionals and products. The awards recognise the best solutions, services, and professionals that work around the clock to defend against the constantly shifting threat landscape in today’s marketplace. For more information and a detailed list of categories and winners, please visit

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About Cylance® Inc.

Cylance is the first company to apply artificial intelligence, algorithmic science and machine learning to cybersecurity to prevent the most advanced security threats in the world. Using a breakthrough predictive analysis process, CylancePROTECT quickly and accurately identifies what is benign and what is a threat, and prevents malicious code from ever executing on a targeted system. By coupling advanced machine learning and artificial intelligence with a unique understanding of an attacker’s mentality, Cylance provides technology and services that are truly predictive and preventive against the most advanced threats. For more information visit:

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