Press Release

Core Security Earns Recognition on Cybersecurity 500 List

ATLANTA, Jan. 26, 2016 - Core Security®, a leader in the vulnerability management and attack intelligence space, has earned a spot on the Q1 2016 Cybersecurity 500, which recognizes the world’s hottest and most innovative cybersecurity companies. Cybersecurity Ventures’ Cybersecurity 500 is a global compilation of leading companies who provide cybersecurity solutions and services.

"Core Security strives to consistently develop pioneering solutions to help organizations tackle complex, real-world security problems," said Raymond Suarez, Director of Product Management, Core Security. "The company’s recognition in the Cybersecurity 500 shows that this effort is paying off, and Core Security is poised to be a major player in the cybersecurity industry."

Cybersecurity Ventures’ published its Cybersecurity Market Report in coordination with the release of the Cybersecurity 500, announcing the cybersecurity industry is expected to grow from $75 billion in 2015 to more than $170 billion in 2020.

In November 2015, Courion, the market leader in Identity and Access Management (IAM), acquired Core Security. “We are very excited about this recognition from Cybersecurity Ventures. This proves that our vision of combining these two companies will create even stronger value for our customers” said David Earhart, CEO of Courion. “By being able to provide Identity Context to Vulnerability Management we will provide more holistic visibility to see and to solve vulnerability and access risk across the enterprise.”


Core Security provides the industry's first comprehensive attack intelligence platform offering advanced analytics to prioritize, validate and ultimately eliminate security threats. With Core Security, enterprises and security professionals focus on the most likely threats to their business by modeling, simulating and testing the actions of an actual attacker. The company helps more than 1,000 customers worldwide identify the most vulnerable areas of their IT environments in order to improve their remediation efforts and better secure their business. Core Security’s patented, proven, award-winning enterprise products and solutions are backed by more than 15 years of applied expertise from CoreLabs research and Core Security Consulting Services.


Courion is the market leader in identity governance and administration (IGA), from provisioning to governance to identity analytics and intelligence (IAI). Many of the world's largest enterprises and organizations rely on Courion's solutions to confidently provide open and compliant access to thousands of employees while protecting critical company data and assets from unauthorized access. Courion has offices and operations in the USA, Europe, Middle East and Asia. To learn more about how you can add intelligent identity and access management solutions to your security controls, contact 866.Courion or

January 26, 2016