Check Point Receives Highest Security Effectiveness Score In Second NSS Labs Breach Prevention Systems Test

By Enterprise Security Magazine | Monday, August 12, 2019

SAN CARLOS - Check Point® Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ: CHKP), a leading provider of cyber security solutions globally, announced it has earned the highest security effectiveness score in NSS Labs’ second Breach Prevention Systems (BPS) Group Test. NSS Labs tested Check Point’s Next Generation Firewall Security Gateway, Threat Prevention and Advanced Endpoint Security, earning the solution a “Recommended” rating for its security effectiveness and TCO per protected Mbps. The rating further validates Check Point’s ongoing ability to protect organizations by preventing the most advanced cyber attacks.

Of the group tested, Check Point achieved the highest security effectiveness score. In addition, Check Point received a block score of 100 percent for malware prevention for email and web, exploit resistance and post-infection catch rate.

NSS Labs, Inc., a globally trusted source for independent, fact-based cyber security testing, awarded Check Point a “Recommended” rating for the third time this year – and an unprecedented 20 times since NSS Labs began testing its solutions in 2010.

“This test further reinforces Check Point’s position in the cyber security industry and our emphasis on preventing advanced threats,” said Itai Greenberg, Vice President, Product Management and Product Marketing at Check Point. “Threat prevention remains a crucial and fundamental component in any company’s security strategy. We believe the results of NSS Labs’ test further validate Check Point as the leader in the most advanced prevention technologies. ”