Mar 15, 2012

EdgeWave, (OTCBB/OTCQB:EWVE), a leader in Secure Content Management (SCM) solutions, announced today that iPrism Web Security and ePrism Email Security were named winners of the 2012 Global Excellence Awards by Info Security Products Guide, the industry’s leading information security research and advisory guide. iPrism won for Social Media, Web Filtering, and Content Security, and ePrism won in the Managed Security Services category. EdgeWave President Dave Maquera said, “We are honored to receive this award, which recognizes product achievement for our iPrism and ePrism solutions. Our ability to deliver innovative technologies that protect organizations from Web and email threats, while virtually eliminating installation and support costs, is very important to our customers and the markets we serve. We sincerely appreciate this outstanding industry acknowledgement.”

iPrism Web Security is an industry-leading Internet filtering and Secure Web Gateway appliance solution and ePrism Email Security is a suite of hosted email and data security solutions. iPrism protects organizations with robust policy-driven Web security that includes circumvention defense, social media controls, real-time protection from botnets and other criminal malware, comprehensive on-box reporting and hybrid remote filtering. The ePrism Email Security Suite offers proprietary zero-minute defense to block dangerous spam and malware, along with data loss and regulatory protection that includes DLP, Encryption, Email Continuity and Archive services. EdgeWave has millions of end users worldwide and across a broad spectrum of industries including education and government, healthcare, finance and manufacturing. EdgeWave solutions are known for their high performance, ease-of-use and low support costs. Their US-based technical support team boasts 94% customer satisfaction ratings*.

More than 50 judges representing a broad range of industry voices from around the world participated in the awards process. Their average scores determined the 2012 Global Excellence Awards Finalists and Winners, which were announced during the awards dinner and presentation on February 29, 2012 in San Francisco. The 2012 security industry and peers annual awards program was sponsored by Office of the CIO, McAfee Inc., an Intel Company, Solutionary, Inc., CloudAccess, Welz & Weisel Communications, California State University of San Bernardino, 24/7 Consulting, Madison Alexander PR, and Info Security Products Guide.

“This year’s Security Global Product Excellence Awards winners, including EdgeWave’s iPrism and ePrism solutions, represent excellence-in-class across the security industry,” said Rake Narang, Editor-in-Chief, Info Security Products Guide. “Our readers recognize that these companies are ahead of the curve when it comes to making businesses more secure and are helping to set a new standard in the industry.”

About Info Security Products Guide
Info Security Products Guide sponsors leading conferences and expos worldwide and plays a vital role in keeping end-users informed of the choices they can make when it comes to protecting their digital resources. It is written expressly for those who are adamant on staying informed of security threats and the preventive measure they can take. You will discover a wealth of information in this guide including tomorrow’s technology today, best deployment scenarios, people and technologies shaping info security and market research that facilitate in making the most pertinent security decisions. The Info Security Products Guide Awards recognize and honor excellence in all areas of information security. To learn more, visit www.infosecurityproductsguide.com and stay secured.

* Represents the monthly average customer satisfaction rating, based on responses to anonymous surveys measuring satisfaction levels in ten areas.

About EdgeWave, Inc.
EdgeWave Delivers the World's Safest Inboxes™ by eliminating email-borne security risks from targeted, socially engineered attacks. Our multi-layered Email Security Platform provides unparalleled predelivery protection, postdelivery detection and incident response to secure inboxes from today's proliferating messaging threats like ransomware, spear phishing, business email compromise and more. Headquartered in San Diego, CA, EdgeWave has more than 2,500 customers and over 3.5 million protected users worldwide.

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