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Accuvant Expands Commitment to the C-Suite with Executive Appointment and Office of the CSO

Denver – December 5, 2013 – Accuvant, the Authoritative Source for information security, today announced that Jason Clark has joined the company in the newly created position of chief security and strategy officer.

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FishNet Security offers healthcare organizations solution to comply with HIPAA, HITECH requirements

Overland Park, Kans. — FishNet Security announced today the release of a new enterprise software solution that enables healthcare providers to provision users to clinical applications through integration with leading identity management platforms.

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Gary Fish to retire as FishNet Security CEO; Rich Fennessy selected to lead the rapidly growing solutions company

Overland Park, Kans. | FishNet Security, North America’s largest information security solutions provider, announced today that the search to replace retiring company founder and CEO, Gary Fish, has concluded with the selection of Rich Fennessy as the company’s new chief executive officer. Mr. Fennessy brings 26 years of international technology business experience to FishNet Security, including successful tenures with IBM, eInstruction and Insight Enterprises, a Fortune 500 Global IT Solutions Company.

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FishNet Security Extends Capabilities with Acquisition of TorreyPoint Assets

Overland Park, Kans. | FishNet Security, North America’s largest information security solutions provider, announced today that it has acquired assets of TorreyPoint, a full-service network and infrastructure consultancy based in Sunnyvale, Calif. Financial terms of the agreement are not being disclosed.

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Accuvant Recognized as Top Palo Alto Networks Partner for Fourth Straight Year

Denver – October 22, 2013 – Accuvant, the Authoritative Source for information security, today announced that it has been named Palo Alto Networks’ 2013 Americas Partner of the Year. This marks the third consecutive year that Accuvant has received this honor and the fourth time in a row that the company has been recognized by Palo Alto Networks as a top partner. Accuvant was selected as Western Region Partner of the Year in 2010 and 2012.

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Accuvant Named McAfee Partner of the Year for Fifth Consecutive Year

Denver – October 15, 2013 – Accuvant, the Authoritative Source for information security, today announced today announced that it has been named McAfee’s 2013 Partner of the Year for the Americas. This marks the fifth consecutive year that Accuvant has been honored as a top McAfee partner.

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Accuvant Attack and Penetration, Software Security and Malware Experts to Speak at SecTor 2013

Toronto – October 8, 2013 – Accuvant, the Authoritative Source for information security, today announced that three Accuvant LABS experts, specializing in attack and penetration, software security and malware, are speaking at SecTor 2013 on Wednesday, Oct. 9. The event is taking place at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre.

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Accuvant Security Experts to Talk About Security Operations Center Management, Network IPS and SIEM at McAfee FOCUS 13

Denver – October 1, 2013 – Accuvant, the Authoritative Source for information security, today announced that it will have multiple security experts speak at McAfee FOCUS 13. The conference will take place today through Oct. 3 at The Venetian Resort-Hotel-Casino in Las Vegas.

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Accuvant To Present Nine Sessions at DerbyCon 3.0

Denver – September 26, 2013 – Accuvant, the Authoritative Source for information security, today announced that several members of its renowned Accuvant LABS team are participating in nine different sessions at DerbyCon 3.0. The conference is taking place from September 25-29 in Louisville, Ky.

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Accuvant Opens New Cybersecurity Research and Operations Center

Columbia, Md. – September 19, 2013 – Accuvant, the Authoritative Source for information security, today formally opened its new Cybersecurity Research and Operations Center, marking a significant expansion for Accuvant’s presence in the Baltimore-Washington corridor.

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Accuvant Earns Spot on Inc. 500|5000 for Seventh Consecutive Year

Denver – September 12, 2013 – Accuvant, the Authoritative Source for information security, today announced that it has been named to the Inc. 500|5000 for the seventh year in a row. Since the list’s inception more than 30 years ago, only 356 companies – out of seven million employee-based companies in the United States annually – have appeared on the Inc. 500|5000 seven or more times.

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Accuvant Governance, Risk and Compliance Expert to Participate in VMworld 2013 Panel

Denver – August 26, 2013 – Accuvant, the Authoritative Source for information security, today announced that Tim West, a governance, risk and compliance specialist with virtualization and cloud computing expertise and a member of the renowned Accuvant LABS team, will participate in a panel discussion at VMworld 2013.

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Blue Coat Award Shines Light on FNS ThreatAssist Team

For the second time in just over a year, Blue Coat Systems recognized Matthew Shrock, an escalation engineer with FishNet Security’s ThreatAssist team, as the Best BlueTouch Support Partner (BTSP) Engineer of the Quarter (Q1) in the Americas.

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Accuvant Launches New Threat Intelligence Briefing Service

Las Vegas – July 31, 2013 – Accuvant, the Authoritative Source for information security, today announced at Black Hat USA 2013, the immediate availability of its new Threat Intelligence Briefing (TIB) service.

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Five Accuvant Security Experts to Share Research Findings at DEF CON 21 in Las Vegas

Denver – July 25, 2013 – Accuvant, the Authoritative Source for information security, today announced that several members of its renowned Accuvant LABS team are presenting at DEF CON 21. The conference will take place August 1-4 at Rio Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas.

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Accuvant Security Experts Set to Present at Black Hat USA 2013 in Las Vegas

Denver – July 18, 2013 – Accuvant, the Authoritative Source for information security, today announced that several members of its renowned Accuvant LABS team are presenting at Black Hat USA 2013. The conference will be held from July 27 through August 1 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas.

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Accuvant Increases Ranking on CRN’s Solution Provider 500 List

Denver – June 25, 2013 – Accuvant, the authoritative source for information security, today announced that it has been named to UBM Tech Channel’s 2013 CRN Solution Provider 500, jumping 139 positions in the past three years to No. 60.

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Accuvant LABS Releases Pwn2Own-Winning Java Exploit Details

Denver – May 21, 2013 – Accuvant LABS, the largest and most elite army of technical security professionals in the world, today released the details of a Java exploit that enabled Accuvant research practice manager Joshua J. Drake to win CanSecWest’s Pwn2Own 2013.

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Accuvant Named as Top Aruba Networks’ Partner for Third Year in a Row

DENVER– March 27, 2013 – Accuvant, the authoritative source for information security, today announced that it has been named as a top Aruba Networks’ partner for the third year in a row.

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FishNet Security Recognized as “VAR of the Year” by Websense

Overland Park, Kansas – March 14, 2013 - FishNet Security, the nation’s leading information security solutions provider, announced it has been recognized by Websense® as the 2012 Value Added Reseller of the Year.

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Accuvant’s Joshua Drake Wins Pwn2Own 2013

Vancouver, B.C. – March 7, 2013 – Accuvant, the authoritative source for information security, today announced that Joshua Drake, Accuvant research practice manager, has won Pwn2Own 2013 with an Oracle Java Software exploit.

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Accuvant to Relocate Maryland Office to Howard County

Columbia, Md. – January 31, 2013 – Accuvant, the authoritative source for information security, is expanding its operations and relocating its Maryland office to Howard County in the second quarter of 2013.

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FishNet Security Helps Kansas State University Launch Smart Grid Lab Focused on Software Defined Networking

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. — (Marketwire – January 24th, 2013) — FishNet Security, North America’s largest information security provider, announced today it will donate, integrate and manage software-defined networking (SDN) equipment at a new Smart Grid Lab at Kansas State University. The lab will be one of the first such facilities in the world to test the ways that SDN technology can be used to more efficiently manage, distribute, use and secure electrical power.

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