MEDIA ALERT: Tenable Wins SANS Best of 2016 Award for Vulnerability Assessment

March 30, 2017

Columbia, MD

Tenable Network Security®, Inc, a global leader in cybersecurity, announced today its industry-defining vulnerability management solution, Nessus, won the SANS Best of 2016 Award in the Vulnerability Assessment category for the second consecutive year. Hosted by The SANS Institute, the SANS Best of Awards are driven by end-users, not vendors, and recognize programs and solutions that make a difference in stopping cyber threats and improving security.

Tenable provides its 21,000 customers with the visibility needed to secure assets in the modern elastic IT environment. Tenable enables organizations to understand their exposure and prioritize action to gain control over cyber risk. Tenable has earned numerous industry awards and distinctions, including those from SC Magazine, Frost & Sullivan, AusCERT and NetworkWorld Asia.

Award winners and honorable mentions will be recognized at the SANS 2017 training event taking place in Orlando, April 7-14.

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