VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA—Plurilock Security Inc. (TSXV: PLUR) (OTCQB: PLCKF) and related subsidiaries (“Plurilock” or the “Company”), an identity-centric cybersecurity solutions provider for workforces, has been named “Authentication Solution of the Year” as a winner of the 2021 Cybersecurity Breakthrough Awards, for its cutting-edge DEFEND continuous authentication product.
The Cybersecurity Breakthrough Awards, held by Tech Breakthrough, are an annual, international competition that honors top companies for their innovations in the cybersecurity industry. 1 The awards recognize achievements in several categories including cloud security, mobile security, risk management, and identity management.2 The awards program received over 4,000 nominations across the categories this year, and previous winners include Fortinet, McAfee, LastPass, and LexisNexis.3
Plurilock’s proprietary DEFEND solution uses micro-expressions, based on a user’s keyboard and mouse movements, to create a unique behavioral biometric user signature that continuously authenticates identity throughout the workday.
“We are honored to be a recipient of the Authentication Solution of the Year award from Tech Breakthrough,” said Ian L. Paterson, CEO of Plurilock. “Our DEFEND product is unique in its ability to continuously authenticate users throughout the workday without friction, addressing the critical need for advanced identity assurance in light of the growing cyber threat and incidence of cyber attacks. This award serves to further validate our work, being named alongside several big players in the cybersecurity space.”
About Tech Breakthrough
Tech Breakthrough is a leading market intelligence organization that helps bold thinkers share their ideas and innovations with the audiences that matter.4 The mission of Tech Breakthrough is to research, analyze and highlight the leaders and innovators in the world’s most competitive technology sectors.5
Plurilock provides identity-centric cybersecurity for today’s workforces. The Plurilock family of companies enables organizations to operate safely and securely while reducing cybersecurity friction. Plurilock offers world-class IT and cybersecurity solutions through its Solutions Division, paired with proprietary, AI-driven and cloud-friendly security through its Technology Division. Together, the Plurilock family of companies delivers persistent identity assurance with unmatched ease of use.
For more information, visit https://plurilock.com or contact:
Ian L. Paterson
Chief Executive Officer
Chief Financial Officer
Prit Singh Investor Relations
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