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Waterfall Receives US Patent Approval on its SCADA Industrial Network Security Technology

Thursday, February 04, 2010

Tel-Aviv, Israel -- Waterfall Security Solutions Ltd. (Waterfall) reported today that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has issued Patent 7,649,452 to the company, effective January 19, 2010.

The patent, entitled "Protection of control networks using a one-way link", fortifies the company's intellectual property regarding its technology and solutions for the Critical Infrastructure and Utilities' markets.

"We are expanding our installed-base in North America and are providing more power plants, substations, pipelines, and other critical industrial networks, the ability to securely connect to external networks.", said Lior Frenkel, Co-Founder and CEO of Waterfall Security Solutions, "This patent , combined with other filed patents and intellectual property, allows us to provide our customers with the ultimate security solution."

Waterfall's cyber security solutions enable Utilities and Critical Infrastructures to easily and comfortably achieve compliance with NERC-CIP, NRC, NIST and other regulations as well as cyber-security policies.

About Waterfall Security Solutions

Waterfall Security Solutions Ltd. is the leading provider of Unidirectional Security Gateways for Process Control systems, SCADA systems, Remote Monitoring and Segregated Networks. Waterfall's products have been deployed in many critical national infrastructures, mission critical organizations and homeland security agencies in North America, Europe and Israel, and include security solutions for leading industrial applications (such as the OSIsoft PI Historian, GE Proficy Historian, the Siemens WinTS and the GE OSM remote monitoring platforms) and leading industrial protocols (such as OPC, Modbus, DNP3 and ICCP).

The company is expanding globally through channels, OEM, and technology partnerships.

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