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Press Release
January 27th, 2016

Duo Security Named a Finalist in Info Security Products Guide’s 12th Annual 2016 Global Excellence Awards

Winners Will Be Honored In San Francisco on February 29, 2016

Duo Security, a cloud-based access security provider protecting the world’s largest and fastest-growing companies, announced today that it is a finalist for the 12th Annual 2016 Global Excellence Awards in the Best Authentication Solution (Multi, Single or Two-Factor) category. The awards are given by Info Security Products Guide, the industry's leading information security research and advisory guide.

Duo Platform secures access for all users, applications, and devices. Using patented technology trusted by Facebook, Twitter, Toyota, and many others, Duo Platform gives IT teams complete visibility and control. Platform combines effective solutions to help security teams gain visibility into user behavior, enabling organizations to create secure access policies that work for their users and their security teams. With Duo Platform, administrators can:

● Create rules and policies that define who can access which applications under what conditions

● Enforce security controls in real-time based on defined policies

● Gain insight into the security profile of mobile devices used in the organization

● Detect access-related security threats

● Provision SaaS applications by leveraging current identity directories

● Generate reports on access and authentication for better administration and audits

● Block the breach

“We're proud to be recognized as leaders in authentication and access security by Info Security Products Guide,” said Dug Song, CEO and co-founder of Duo Security. “By keeping security implementation easy, we’ve quickly become the most loved company in security. We offer organizations state-of-the-art protection that is the easiest to use, deploy and administer.”

About Duo Security
Duo Security is a cloud-based access security provider protecting the world’s fastest-growing companies and thousands of organizations worldwide, including Dresser-Rand Group, Etsy, Facebook, K-Swiss, Paramount Pictures, Random House, SuddenLink, Toyota, Twitter, Yelp, Zillow, and more. Duo Security’s innovative and easy-to-use technology can be quickly deployed to protect users, data, and applications from breaches, credential theft and account takeover. Duo Security is backed by Benchmark, Google Ventures, Radar Partners, Redpoint Ventures and True Ventures. Try it for free at

About Info Security Products Guide Awards SVUS Awards organized by Silicon Valley Communications are conferred in 10 annual award programs: The Info Security’s Global Excellence Awards, The IT Industry’s Hot Companies and Best Products Awards, The Golden Bridge Business and Innovation Awards, and Consumer World Awards, CEO World Awards, Customer Sales and Service World Awards, The Globee Fastest Growing Private Companies Awards, Women World Awards, PR World Awards, and Pillar Employee Recognitions World Awards. These premier awards honor organizations of all types and sizes from all over the world including the people, products, performance, PR and marketing. To learn more, visit

Sally Feller
PR Manager
Duo Security

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