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Tenable’s Nessus 3 Named a Reader’s Trust Finalist for “Best Audit / Vulnerability Assessment Solution” in the 2008 SC Magazine Awards Program

April 4, 2008

Columbia, MD

Tenable Network Security, Inc., the leader in unified security monitoring and creator of the popular and award-winning Nessus vulnerability scanner, today announced that Tenable’s Nessus 3 received recognition in the 2008 SC Magazine Awards program by being named a finalist in the Reader Trust Award for Best Audit/Vulnerability Assessment Solution. 

Named as a finalist in the SC Magazine Awards program in the Reader Trust Award for “Best Audit/Vulnerability Assessment Solution”, Tenable’s Nessus 3 was among more than 600 entries submitted in more than 30 technology categories. Finalists of the SC Magazine Awards program are determined through voting conducted by the publication’s readers. Readers vote for what they view as the solution that is most effective at helping them to address the problems for which it was designed. 

Winners will be announced at an exclusive awards event to be held in San Francisco on April 8, 2008. 

“Tenable is honored to be recognized both by SC Magazine and its readers. Tenable continues to strive to deliver innovative techniques and products to assist security practitioners in monitoring the security of their networks,” said Ron Gula, CEO of Tenable Network Security. 

In addition, Tenable’s Nessus 3 and Passive Vulnerability Scanner were featured in the December 2007 issue as “Best of 2007” products in the Vulnerability Assessment category. Tenable was the only vendor to be recognized for two products in the same category. 

About SC Magazine

SC Magazine provides IT security professionals with in-depth and unbiased information through timely news, comprehensive analysis, cutting-edge features, contributions from thought leaders and the best, most extensive collection of product reviews in the business. By offering a consolidated view of IT security through independent product tests and well-researched editorial content that provides the contextual backdrop for how these IT security tools will address larger demands put on businesses today, SC Magazine enables IT security pros to make the right security decisions for their companies. The brand’s portfolio includes the SC Magazine Awards, SC Directory, SC Magazine Newswire and SC Magazine IT Security Executives Forums.

About Tenable

Tenable®, Inc. is the Cyber Exposure company. Over 24,000 organizations around the globe rely on Tenable to understand and reduce cyber risk. As the creator of Nessus®, Tenable extended its expertise in vulnerabilities to deliver Tenable.io®, the world’s first platform to see and secure any digital asset on any computing platform. Tenable customers include 53 percent of the Fortune 500, 29 percent of the Global 2000 and large government agencies. Learn more at tenable.com.

Contact Information:

Cayla Baker
[email protected]
(443) 539-6476

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