SC Magazine honors Tripwire with 2011 Excellence Award as Best Enterprise Security Solution

Portland, OR - Feb 24, 2011 - Tripwire Inc., a leading global provider of IT security and compliance automation solutions, has been given the prestigious designation as the "Best Enterprise Security Solution" in the Excellence Awards category of the 2011 SC Awards U.S. The award, recognizing Tripwire’s outstanding achievement in IT security and its exceptional security products, was made on Feb. 15, 2011 at the SC Awards Gala, held in conjunction with the annual RSA Conference in San Francisco. The SC Awards U.S., now in its 14th year, is the de facto recognition for all those security providers and individuals fighting to protect global security.

"As a 14-year veteran in the security and compliance market, Tripwire is proud to offer a leading suite of IT security and compliance automation products including SC Magazine’s "Best Enterprise Security Solution," Tripwire® Enterprise." said James B. Johnson, President and CEO, Tripwire. "Tripwire is deeply appreciative of the recognition we have received from SC Magazine."

Tripwire and other 2011 Excellence Awards winners were chosen by the industry’s top security experts – representing the wide distribution of SC Magazine readers and their breadth of knowledge and experience in the information security industry.

"In awarding the 2011 SC Magazine "Best Enterprise Security Solution" Award, our judges have recognized Tripwire as a key ally in their mission to safeguard businesses, customers and critical data in North America," said SC Magazine Editor-in-Chief Illena Armstrong.

Now in its 14th year, the information security industry’s most prominent accolade, the annual SC Awards U.S. showcases the best solutions, services and professionals while recognizing achievement and technical excellence. SC Magazine distinguishes the achievements of the security professionals in the trenches, the innovations happening in the vendor and service provider communities, and the passionate work of government, commercial and nonprofits – all working to help improve global security. For more information and a detailed list of categories and winners, please visit www.scmagazineus.com/awards.

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About Tripwire, Inc.
Tripwire is a leading global provider of IT security and compliance automation solutions that help businesses, government agencies, and service providers take control of their physical, virtual, and cloud infrastructure. Thousands of customers rely on Tripwire's integrated solutions to help protect sensitive data, prove compliance and prevent outages. Tripwire VIA™, the integrated compliance and security software platform delivers best-of-breed file integrity, policy compliance and log and event management solutions, paving the way for organizations to proactively achieve continuous compliance, mitigate risk, and ensure operational control through Visibility, Intelligence and Automation. Learn more at www.tripwire.com and @TripwireInc on Twitter.