OTTAWA, ON--(Marketwired - Mar 31, 2016) - Interset, a leader in user behavior analytics (UBA) security, has been named a Govies Government Security Award Winner for 2016 by Security Products magazine. The awards honor outstanding government-security products in a variety of categories including threat intelligence, the category Interset has won.

Interset has been steadily earning security business in the federal government market by providing powerful visibility into use of sensitive data by government employees, contractors, and military personnel. The Interset Platform is unique in connecting, and assigning risk scores to, accounts, files, machines, and applications. These scores change with each new activity, as risks grow with each progressive stage. This connect-the-dots approach surfaces attacks earlier, while removing noise and false positives.

"Interset is uniquely suited to protect classified material, ITAR weapon information, and critical infrastructure with a platform. It can be scaled to meet even the largest agency's data collection and analysis needs," said Interset CEO Dale Quayle. "We're very pleased to be recognized for our growing success with government customers."

The Security Products' Government Security Awards were launched in 2009 and re-launched as The Govies in 2011. They honor outstanding government-security products in a variety of categories. 1105 Media's Security Products,, and GovSec branded media offer important information about the government security market through a vast portfolio of products. An independent panel of judges from the security industry selected the top entries in the 2016 categories and named them winners using criteria including Features, Innovation, User Friendliness, Interoperability, Quality, Design, and Market Opportunity, as well as Impact in the Security Industry, Technical Advances, and Scalability.

For more on Interset in government security, download The Science of Behavior Analytics Whitepaper.

About Interset 
provides highly intelligent, accurate insider and targeted outsider threat detection. Our solution unlocks the power of user behavioral analytics, machine learning, and big data to provide the fastest, most flexible, and affordable way for IT teams of all sizes to operationalize a data-protection program. Utilizing agentless data collectors, lightweight endpoint sensors, advanced behavioral analytics, and an intuitive user interface, Interset provides unparalleled visibility into sensitive data. This enables early attack detection and actionable forensic intelligence with reduced false positives and noise. Interset solutions are deployed to protect critical data across the manufacturing, life sciences, high-tech, finance, government, aerospace and defense, and securities brokerage industries.

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