Entrust IdentityGuard awarded perfect five-star ratings for overall
features, ease of use, performance, documentation, support and value
DALLAS, Jan. 10, 2012 /CNW/ - Improving on an already well-regarded
platform, Entrust Inc. earned a perfect score in SC Magazine's latest multifactor authentication competitive product review. Entrust IdentityGuard received five-star
ratings in each of six solution categories, including features, ease of
use, performance, documentation, support and value for money.
"More organizations are realizing the need for a proven, platform-based
solution for strong identity-based authentication," said Entrust
President and CEO Bill Conner. "And a flawless review from a respected third party — which noted no
weaknesses in six different categories against competitive offerings -
is a testament that Entrust is at the forefront of innovation, service
and ease of use."
In their most recent review of Entrust Identity Guard, SC Magazine focused on ease of deployment and management, as well as the product's
configuration options, documentation and support. The group test added
many positives about Entrust's authentication solution, finding
"deployment and management to be easy and intuitive." The platform even
provides digital certificates to be used on mobile devices, in software
and on smartcards and USB tokens.
The review bestowed a perfect score in each of their six product
categories and noted that it was "a solid product with a strong
pedigree, good pricing and a lot of features." The strong showing
earned the product SC Magazine's "Best Buy" for the third consecutive
Entrust IdentityGuard enables organizations to layer security —
according to access requirements or the risk of a given transaction -
across diverse users and applications. Entrust's authentication
capabilities include smartcards and USB tokens, soft tokens, grid cards
and eGrids, IP-geolocation, questions and answers, out-of-band one-time
passcode (delivered via voice, SMS or email), and a range of
The Entrust IdentityGuard authentication platform is also a 2012 SC Magazine Readers Trust Awards finalist for the fifth consecutive year. SC Magazine readers selected Entrust IdentityGuard as a finalist in the Best
Multifactor Product category, as well as Entrust TransactionGuard as a
finalist in the Best Fraud Prevention category.
The Reader Trust Award competition honors best-in-class security
products and services. Winners of this year's SC Awards will be
announced at a gala dinner and award ceremony in San Francisco, Calif.,
on Tuesday, February 28, 2012.
SC Magazine provides IT security professionals with in-depth information through
timely news, comprehensive analysis, cutting-edge features,
contributions from thought-leaders and some of the best, most extensive
collections of product reviews in the business. By offering a
consolidated view of IT security through independent product tests and
well-researched editorial content that provides the contextual backdrop
for how these IT security tools will address larger demands put on
businesses today, SC Magazine enables IT security pros to make informed security decisions for their
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A trusted provider of identity-based security solutions, Entrust
empowers enterprises, governments, financial institutions, citizens and
websites in more than 4,000 organizations spanning 60 countries.
Entrust's customer-centric focus is the foundation to delivering
organizations an unmatched level of security, trust and value. For
strong authentication, credentialing, physical and logical access,
mobile security, digital certificates, SSL and PKI, call 888-690-2424,
email email@example.com or visit www.entrust.com. Let's talk.
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and certain other countries. In Canada, Entrust is a registered
trademark of Entrust Limited. All Entrust product names are trademarks
or registered trademarks of Entrust, Inc. or Entrust Limited. All other
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