Privilege Management market leader continues winning streak with another award for Innovation

Avecto, the market leader in privilege management, today announced that Privilege Guard has been awarded Gold in the 2013 Golden Bridge Awards, in its Innovation in Privileged Access Management category.

The coveted Golden Bridge Awards encompasses the world's best in business and innovation, honoring and generating industry-wide and peer recognition of both organizational and individual performance.

"We are thrilled to be awarded Gold in the 'Innovation in Privileged Access Management' category by the Golden Bridge Awards. It is fantastic recognition of our commitment to providing our customers with greater security and user flexibility across corporate desktops," said Mark Austin, Avecto CEO. "Privilege management is an essential strategy in the fight against targeted cyber-attacks on both desktops and servers."

Avecto's least privilege approach to access management has positioned the company as a leading and innovative security company transforming the industry by addressing critical issues head on. The Golden Bridge award is the very latest in a long list of global industry and business accolades Avecto has won in the last year, including Info Security Products Guide's Global Excellence Award, SC Magazine Europe's award for Innovative Product of the Year and recognition within the Sunday Times' Tech Track 100 as one of the fastest growing technology companies in the UK.

Update: Privilege Guard is now Defendpoint

Privilege Guard has now evolved into the new security suite, Defendpoint, which encompasses Privilege Management, Application Control and Sandboxing. For more information, please visit www.avecto.com/defendpoint.