February 15, 2018

Malwarebytes Wins Cybersecurity Excellence Awards for Fastest Growing Company; Best Endpoint Security

SANTA CLARA, Calif. – February 15, 2018 – Today, Malwarebytes™, the leading advanced malware prevention and remediation solution, announced it was awarded two gold 2018 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards. The company won a gold award for “Fastest Growing Cybersecurity Company” for businesses with more than 500 employees and a gold award for best “Endpoint Security” solution for Malwarebytes Endpoint Security.

Cybersecurity Excellence Awards WINNER_gold_2018The Cybersecurity Excellence Awards is an annual competition honoring individuals and companies that demonstrate excellence, innovation and leadership in information security. The winners are selected based on two main criteria: the strength of the nomination through demonstrated leadership, excellence and results in cybersecurity; and popular votes and comments received from the cybersecurity community.

“We are honored to be recognized by our peers with two gold Cybersecurity Excellence Awards in the company and product categories,” said Marcin Kleczynski, CEO, Malwarebytes. “Malwarebytes continues to experience significant growth. In the past 12 months, we had a seven-fold increase of large enterprise customers due to our delivery of superior endpoint protection against the most advanced cyberthreats. I am proud to be a part of a growing team that provides the best malware removal and protection solutions around the globe.”

“Congratulations to Malwarebytes for being recognized as the gold winner in the Endpoint Security and Fastest Growing Cybersecurity Company categories of the 2018 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards,” said Holger Schulze, CEO of Cybersecurity Insiders and Founder of the 400,000-Member Information Security Community on LinkedIn that organizes the awards program. “With more than 400 entries in more than 70 categories, the 2018 awards were highly competitive, and all winners truly reflect the very best in today’s cybersecurity industry.”

Details about the Cybersecurity Excellence Awards and the full list of 2018 winners are available at cybersecurity-excellence-awards.com.


About Malwarebytes

Malwarebytes proactively protects people and businesses against dangerous threats such as malware, ransomware and exploits that escape detection by traditional antivirus solutions. Malwarebytes completely replaces antivirus solutions to remove the personal obstacles and business interruptions caused by modern cybersecurity threats. More than 10,000 businesses and millions of people trust Malwarebytes innovative machine-learning solutions and global team of researchers to identify emerging threats and to prevent and eradicate malware that antiquated security solutions miss and leave behind. For more information, please visit us at https://www.malwarebytes.com/.

Malwarebytes founder and CEO Marcin Kleczynski started the company to create the best disinfection and protection solutions to combat the world’s most harmful Internet threats. Marcin was recently named “CEO of the Year” in the Global Excellence awards and has been named to the Forbes 30 Under 30 Rising Stars of Enterprise Technology list and the Silicon Valley Business Journal’s 40 Under 40 award, adding those to an Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award.



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