McAfee’s Mobile Security Products Earn Rave Reviews in CRN, InformationWeek, InfoSecurity and PCTipp
SANTA CLARA, Calif., 13 October, 2011 - McAfee, Inc. today announced that its software products McAfee Enterprise Mobility Management software and McAfee Mobile Security software have received accolades from leading technology publications CRN, InformationWeek, InfoSecurity and PCTipp.
McAfee® Enterprise Mobility Management (McAfee® EMM™) software is a comprehensive security solution offering full mobile device and data protection, anti-malware, and easy integration with McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator platform for a variety of mobile devices. It was selected by CRN in August as one of the "50 Mobility Products We Love Right Now." McAfee EMM software was also named the “silver winner” in the “Best Mobile Data Security Products” category at the 2011 Information Security Magazine Readers' Choice Awards in September. In September, McAfee was named “10 Mobile Security Vendors to Watch,” by InformationWeek Magazine.
McAfee Mobile Security software also earned stellar reviews. McAfee Mobile Security Software is a comprehensive security suite that protects mobile devices and personal data in the event of loss or theft, safeguards against viruses and spyware, and enables Android users to safely surf the mobile web. In August, CRN named the solution as one of its “25 Hot Security Products to Watch.” The suite later beat out eight other competitors to be named best consumer mobile security product in PCTipp, a Swiss IT consumer magazine.
The winners of the 2011 Information Security Magazine Readers’ Choice Awards were selected by more than 1,500 readers who voted to rate security products in 14 different categories. The featured products in CRN’s “50 Mobility Products We Love Right Now,” “25 Hot Security Products to Watch” and “10 Mobile Security Vendors to Watch,” features were selected by the magazine’s editors and announced on August 30 and September 23. The comparative review of mobile security products in PCTipp was released in September and conducted by the magazine’s staff.
“McAfee’s goal is to be the clear leader in making the mobile experience safe for everyone from consumers to enterprises,” said John Dasher, senior director, mobile security at McAfee. “These awards are a great validation of McAfee’s work toward that goal during the last year. We will continue to enhance our products, designed from the ground up to provide advanced and efficient security protection for smartphone and tablet users.”
The McAfee Mobile Security product supports Android, BlackBerry, Symbian and Windows Mobile platforms and is available on the Android Marketplace as well as www.mcafeemobilesecurity.com. For more information on McAfee Enterprise Mobility Management, please visit www.mcafee.com/mobilesecurity.
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