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Pwnie Express Rolls Out Pwn Plug

Pwnie Express specializes in cybersecurity testing hardware

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Barre, VT – February 27, 2012 The world's largest cyber security conference begins this week in San Francisco. Attending and exhibiting for the first time, is Vermont startup Pwnie Express.

Pwnie Express, founded in Barre, Vermont in 2009, specializes in cyber security testing hardware. The company’s flagship product, the Pwn Plug, is the first-to-market penetration testing drop box platform. Penetration testing (pentesting) tests a network’s vulnerabilities by having an authorized person attempt to break into the network. Penetration testing safeguards organizations against failure by identifying network vulnerabilities so that they may be managed proactively. It provides due diligence and compliance for regulators, shareholders and customers. The Pwn Plug provides remote security testing of corporate facilities, allowing testing over the internet eliminating travel expenses.

“We’re excited to connect with security professionals from around the globe for networking and knowledge sharing at the RSA Conference,” said Mark Hughes, Director of Marketing and Sales for Pwnie Express. “As information security to continues to grow in importance and influence in public and private industry, Pwnie Express expects to play a growing role in continuing to deliver cost effective solutions to defend against security threats.”

Pwnie Express has deployed its products and services to several Fortune 50 companies including global financial and health services institutions and the federal government.

Attendees at the RSA conference include information security professionals from around the world. Visit http://rsaconference.com for more information.

For more information on Pwnie Express, visit http://pwnieexpress.com .

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