Government Security News Names Waratek as Best Application Security Solution

WASHINGTON, DC – January 3, 2017 – Waratek’s runtime protection platform has been named “Best Application Security Solution” for government agencies by Government Security News.  This is the eighth year GSN has presented the Homeland Security Awards to recognize the most innovative, important technologies and strategies by U.S. and International IT and Cybersecurity companies, Physical Security companies and Federal, State, County and Municipal Government Agencies.

Waratek and other vendors were evaluated on a combination of the following criteria:

  • Increase in client organization’s security
  • Technological innovation or improvement
  • Filling a recognized government IT security need
  • Flexibility of solution to meet current and future organizational needs

Waratek solves some of the most difficult application security issues facing public and private sector enterprises. According to a variety of security experts, including the US Dept. of Homeland Security, as many as 90% of successful breaches in the public and private sectors are the result of attacks at the application level.

US Government agencies can access Waratek’s patented, pioneering technology through Carahsoft’s GSA and SEWP contracts.  For more information or to obtain a quote, visit

About Waratek

Waratek is a pioneer in the next generation of application security solutions providing fast and accurate protection against known and unknown vulnerabilities in current and legacy software. Based on virtualization, Waratek’s solution is highly accurate, easy to install, simple to operate and does not slow application performance. Waratek is based in Atlanta, Georgia and Dublin, Ireland.  For more information visit or follow us @Waratek.

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