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|Industry||Network Security Policy Management|
|Founder(s)||Dr. Avishai Wool|
|Headquarters||Boston, Massachusetts, USA|
|Key people||Yuval Baron (CEO)|
|Products||AlgoSec Firewall Analyzer, AlgoSec FireFlow, AlgoSec BusinessFlow|
AlgoSec's products automate the management and enforcement of security policies across firewalls, routers, virtual private networks (VPNs), and related security devices. Enterprises use AlgoSec's products to manage the configuration of their security systems, identify vulnerabilities, test the systems against their security policies, reduce administrative costs, and ensure compliance to regulations such as PCI-DSS and Sarbanes-Oxley.
AlgoSec delivers its products both as standalone modules as well as via an integrated suite, the AlgoSec Security Management Suite, which includes:
- AlgoSec Firewall Analyzer: automates the auditing and analysis of firewalls, routers, VPNs and other security devices.
- AlgoSec FireFlow: automates security change management workflow.
- AlgoSec BusinessFlow: automatically translates business application connectivity needs into necessary firewall rules.
AlgoSec’s core technology was developed in 2001 by Dr. Avishai Wool and his team of researchers at Bell Laboratories. Dr. Wool teamed up with Yuval Baron to found AlgoSec in 2003. At that time, the company was headquartered in Reston, Virginia. In 2010, AlgoSec moved its headquarters and North American sales office to Roswell, Georgia (Atlanta area). In 2012, AlgoSec moved its headquarters to Boston, Massachusetts. Today, in addition to its Boston office, AlgoSec has sales offices in London and Singapore, and a Research and Development Center in Petah Tikva, Israel and London.
AlgoSec's customers include enterprises, managed service providers, auditors, and consultants throughout the world.
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