SAN CARLOS, Calif., May 24, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Checkpoint® Software Technologies Ltd. (CHKP), one of the world’s leading providers of cybersecurity solutions, is proud to announce that it has obtained a new Common Criteria (CC) certification. This achievement marks significant recognition of Check Point’s ability to meet or exceed the security requirements of the 31 nations that are members of the Common Criteria Recognition Agreement (CCRA). Procurement decisions by government and closely related industry, including critical infrastructure, often require Common Criteria certification.
Common Criteria certification is recognized by governments around the world as the standard for validating product safety claims before purchase. It provides the criteria for independent, scalable and globally recognized security inspections for IT products. The new CC Protection Profile certification complements Check Point’s CC EAL4+ certification, reaffirming Check Point’s commitment to maintaining the highest standard of security required by governments around the world.
“These certifications underscore Check Point’s ability to protect global entities and comply with the latest approved standards for protecting and securing IT infrastructure and information while providing the secure services necessary to run a company,” said Eyal Manor, vice president of product management at Check Point. . “Check Point is focused on delivering innovative solutions that consistently meet and exceed requirements to provide the highest level of security globally.”
Cyber threats are increasingly sophisticated and difficult to detect. Check Point Quantum Network Security delivers ultra-scalable protection against Gen V cyberattacks across the organization’s network, cloud, data center, IoT, and remote users. This certification claims compliance with three protection profiles and applies to the full suite of Check Point Quantum Network Security appliances, including Quantum Maestro, R81 management platform and CloudGuard Network.
For more information on additional Check Point certifications and capabilities, visit: https://www.checkpoint.com/about-us/product-certifications/.
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Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. (www.checkpoint.com) is a leading provider of cybersecurity solutions for governments and businesses worldwide. Its solutions protect customers against 5th generation cyberattacks with an industry-leading capture rate of malware, ransomware and other types of attacks. Check Point offers a multi-layered security architecture, “Infinity” Total Protection with advanced Gen V threat prevention, which protects information held by companies in the cloud, network and mobile devices. Check Point provides the most comprehensive and intuitive checkpoint security management system. Check Point protects more than 100,000 organizations of all sizes.