Penta Security Wins 2019 TU-Automotive ‘Best Auto Cybersecurity Product/Service’ Award

DETROIT, USA | Penta Security, a company acknowledged as the top cybersecurity vendor in Asia by Frost & Sullivan, and the APAC market share leader in the WAF industry, web, IoT, and data security solutions, won TU-Automotive Award for “Best Auto Cybersecurity Product/Service.”

Penta Wins TU-Automotive Best Auto Cybersecurity Product/Service 2019
Source: Penta Security

The award is determined by an impartial panel of judges and was challenged by 200 entries this year. It was announced and presented at the annual TU-Automotive Awards Ceremony and AutoCrypt from Penta Security was selected for its extensive suite of security solutions to solve vulnerabilities across connected and autonomous vehicle environments.

AutoCrypt, the world’s first total security solution for intelligent transport systems – its Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) and Vehicle-to-Anything (V2X) components provide essential certificate management and encryption across smart road environments, from back-end server infrastructure to endpoints. AutoCrypt has also been developed to face the challenges of Electric Vehicles (EVs) and smart charging stations (EVSEs), allowing security in Vehicle-to-Grid (V2G) systems.

“We are grateful to TU-Automotive for this award and to be endorsed for our 12 years of development in the automotive security sector. We’d like to take this opportunity to stress that automotive security is not just about in-vehicle security” said Seokwoo Lee, CEO and Founder of Penta Security. “Automotive security is about enabling trusted connectivity. The world is in need of a total security solution and we strongly believe it’s our mission to meet the urgent needs of this expanding market.”

With AutoCrypt, Penta Security has developed to secure its position as the leading provider through partnerships with government agencies, OEMs, EV charging service providers, and other top-tier automotive suppliers.

About Penta Security

A global leader in web, data, and IoT security with 24 years of expertise in powering secured connections, Penta Security is the top cybersecurity vendor in Asia, as recognized by Frost & Sullivan. Its web application firewall WAPPLES has led the market in Korea for 13 consecutive years since 2009, and dominated the entire Asia-Pacific region by obtaining the largest market share since 2016. It has since gained a presence in Europe, the Middle East, and North America. For more information, visit For partnership inquiries, email

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