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2 Wins for Kaspersky At Networks World Asia Awards 2018


Kaspersky Lab announced its win of two cybersecurity awards at the prestigious Networks Asia Information Management Awards 2018. Kaspersky Lab emerged as winners in the APT Protection and Threat Lifecycle Management categories.

2 Wins for Kaspersky At Networks World Asia Awards 2018
Craig Chu, CIO ASIA of Westpac International presented an award for Threat Lifecycle Management to Jesmond Chang, Head of Corporate Communication, APAC, Kaspersky Lab at the Network World Asia Awards.

Kaspersky Lab was voted the winners of these two category from 100 CIOs, IT directors, and heads of data centres and security from the Asia Pacific region. It is their second time winning an award for Cyber Security Solutions at Networks Asia Information Management Awards.

“We are honoured to win the APT protection and threat lifecycle management categories. This win validates Kaspersky Lab’s multi-layered approach which helps businesses to implement an adaptive security strategy in countering targeted attacks and advanced threats,” said Stephan Neumeier as Managing Director of Kaspersky Lab Asia Pacific. “Through our experts and solutions Kaspersky Lab has enabled businesses to realise the importance of cybersecurity and protecting their assets.”

The NetworkWorld Asia (NWA) Information Management Awards was inaugurated in 2012 and recognizes Asia’s leading providers of Data Management, Security and Storage solutions for their huge advances made over the last few years.

2 Wins for Kaspersky At Networks World Asia Awards 2018
Jesmond Chang receiving an award for Best Advanced Persistent Threat from Nikolay Novozhilov, Head of Digital Products, NTUC Link.

This is the 7th year of the awards that covers a spectrum of categories from big data, internet of things (IoT), cybersecurity, the hybrid cloud and artificial intelligence (AI).

Also for the fifth year in a row, Kaspersky Lab has again retained the top spot in its TOP3 cybersecurity metric, coming first place 72 times out of 86 independent tests and reviews, and finishing in the top three 91% of the time. These results have cemented the company’s position as industry leader, because of its ability to defend users with the best security solutions and provide high-quality protection against known, unknown, and advanced threats.