SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwire - December 19, 2007) - SkyRecon Systems, the premier provider of unified endpoint security solutions, has been named a finalist in the SC Magazine Awards program for outstanding achievement in information-technology (IT) security. Its StormShield was named in the Reader Trust Awards for Best Mobile Device Security Solution category of the competition.

StormShield was among more than 600 entries submitted in more than 30 technology categories. Finalists of the SC Magazine Awards program are determined through voting conducted by the publication's readers. Readers vote for what they view as the solution that is most effective at helping them to address the problems for which it was designed.

"Our 2008 finalists, including SkyRecon, represent some of the industry's leading lights, as judged by our readership," said SC Magazine Editor-in-Chief Illena Armstrong. "Moving into 2008, our readers are recognizing that companies such as SkyRecon are helping them meet their security challenges."

The annual SC Magazine Awards have recognized security's key contributors and outstanding products for more than a decade. As the industry's preeminent award program, individuals, brands and products shortlisted address not only the challenges prominent today, but also the emerging threat landscape of tomorrow.

"We are honored to be recognized by the readers of SC Magazine in this way," said SkyRecon CEO Ravy Truchot. "We see this as a real vote of confidence that what we're doing is helping our customers maintain a secure environment for their mission-critical data and all endpoints."

Winners of this year's awards will be announced at an exclusive awards event to be held in San Francisco on April 8th, 2008.

SkyRecon's StormShield uses multiple protection layers to address every aspect of endpoint and data protection and does so through a single, lightweight agent. As the industry's first unified endpoint protection solution to integrate behavioral-based host intrusion prevention with device control and content encryption, StormShield provides real-time defenses designed to protect an organization's endpoints and the critical business data that resides on them -- without the need for patches or signatures.

About SC Magazine

SC Magazine provides IT security professionals with in-depth and unbiased information through timely news, comprehensive analysis, cutting-edge features, contributions from thought leaders and the best, most extensive collection 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 the right security decisions for their companies. The brand's portfolio includes the SC Magazine Awards, SC Directory, SC Magazine Newswire and SC Magazine IT Security Executives Forums.

About SkyRecon Systems, Inc.

SkyRecon Systems is a premier global provider of system and data security solutions. With its multi-layered approach, SkyRecon's StormShield Unified Endpoint Protection solution delivers the industry's first integrated endpoint security product to provide single-agent protection for endpoint operating systems, applications, and sensitive data. SkyRecon's patented technologies meet the market's current and future requirements for protecting their networked and mobile PCs, offering the only lightweight security agent to deliver integrated device control, secure content encryption, application control, intrusion prevention, system firewall, network access control (NAC), with centralized dynamic policy management and enforcement.

SkyRecon Systems is also a contributing member of the Microsoft SecureIT Alliance. For more information, please visit:

SkyRecon Systems Inc., 2033 Gateway Place, Suite 500, San Jose, CA 95110. Tel. (877) 239 3057.

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