Authenware Endorses DHS-Sponsored National Cybersecurity Awareness
During this critical junction in cybersecurity, the nation must move from observation to action,
says Authenware chief.
Miami, FL (PRWEB) October 6, 2009 -- Tom Helou, President and COO of Authenware, today released the
following statement announcing the security software developer's official endorsement of National Cybersecurity
"Today, we face a critical juncture in the path towards fortified cybersecurity. This administration and Congress
have taken laudable steps in constructing an atmosphere open to innovative cyber policies and long-term online
security solutions. However, while critical to forward motion, policy is not the lynchpin of security. Instead,
knowledge of best practices and end-user vulnerabilities will fortify critical infrastructures from the grassroots,
strengthening security in our homes, offices, and federal agencies. By partnering knowledge with innovation, the
cyber-infrastructure that was built for agility and speed can boast of security as well."
"At Authenware, we are dedicated to elevating the conversation and discussing the concerns that face network
users, but our efforts go beyond that. We believe at this critical point in cyber-expansion, we must move from
observing concerns to participating in solutions. As such, Authenware is proud to endorse National Cyber
Security Awareness Month, promoting education programs and cyber-initiatives to fortify the nation's critical
For more information on National Cybersecurity Month, please visit: www.staysafeonline.org.
Headquartered in Miami, Authenware is a leading innovator of keystroke biometrics software. Its identity
authentication product, Authentest, recognizes valid users by calculating the unique rhythm and beat with which
the typist keys in data (i.e. their username and password) on their computer keyboard. Authentest evaluates this
information along with behavioral and environment