Yoggie’s Gatekeeper Pico in The Gadget Show’s Top Three Gadgets of 2008

December 9, 2008
    BETH HALEVY, Israel, December 9 /PRNewswire/ --
    - Yoggie Picks up the Bronze Behind Apple iPhone 3G and Nintendo Wii Fit

    - Visit us at CES on Stand IP203

Yoggie Security System’s(TM) mini security marvel – Gatekeeper Pico – was
featured as a top gadget in The Gadget Show’s Gadget of the Year 2008.

The Gatekeeper Pico, which packs 12 security applications into a USB key
for full internet protection wherever you connect, beat seven other finalists
to be recognized by viewers as one of the hottest gadgets of 2008, right
behind the Apple iPhone 3G and Nintendo’s Wii Fit which came in first and
second place.

The Gatekeeper Pico, a sleek, silver USB-key, is in fact a full-blown
computer with its own processor, memory and unique operating system. It
combines best-of-breed security software, including Kaspersky, Mailshell and
Snort, with proprietary patent-pending technologies to provide the most
comprehensive all-in-one security technology available to consumers today.

Yoggie’s security mini-computer is designed to offload installed security
software and provides PC and laptop users with the following benefits:

    - Blocks all Internet threats outside - before they reach your
    - Hides laptops from Internet Hackers ('Stealth Mode')
    - Boost your laptop's performance
    - Protects from known as well as unknown attacks
    - Plug and forget easy installation and operation
    - Automated security updates
    - Hardened Linux Operating System

The Gatekeeper Pico is packed with some of the toughest security products
available anywhere:

    - Anti-Virus
    - Anti-Spam
    - Anti-Phishing
    - Anti-Spyware
    - Intrusion Detection System
    - Intrusion Prevention System
    - Firewall (Stateful Inspection)
    - Parental Control
    - Transparent Email and Web Proxies
    - Adaptive Security Policy(TM)
    - Multi-Layer Security Agent(TM)
    - Layer-8 Security Engine(TM)

Shlomo Touboul, founder and CEO of Yoggie Security Systems, said: “These
awards clearly show that consumers rate our Yoggie Gatekeeper Pico along with
other highly innovative consumer technologies. Over the last two years we
have experienced tremendous consumer interest in our products, and based on
user feedback and on our own R&D we will continue to innovate and develop new
products in 2009.”

Other recent products released by Yoggie Security Systems include the new
Gatekeeper Pico for Mac and Gatekeeper Card Pro for Mac. The company also
recently introduced its two new Linux-based open hardware firewalls: Open
Firewall Pico and Open Firewall SOHO.

Yoggie will also be exhibiting at CES (stand IP203) where it will be
highlighting the Yoggie HyPC(TM): a miniature ‘hybrid’ computer in the form
of an ExpressCard that slides into your laptop to provide the most secure web
browsing available to consumers today.

About Yoggie Security Systems(TM)

Yoggie Security Systems, established in 2005 by Shlomo Touboul – the
inventor of Behaviour Based Blocking Technology – is the developer of the
world’s first hardware-based personal security computer solution. Yoggie’s
range of USB key-sized and ExpressCard-sized security minicomputers connects
to any PC or laptop at home, in the office and on the road – blocking
Internet threats outside the host computer and boosting computer performance
by off-loading installed security software. Yoggie’s products combine best of
breed security software with propriety patent pending developments to provide
the most comprehensive all-in-one security technology available to both
consumers and corporate users.

Yoggie has been recognized by numerous prestigious industry organizations
for its unique and innovative security technology. The company continues to
expand rapidly though its growing worldwide network of first class
distributors, resellers and its own e-store and offers a comprehensive
support service including 24/7 telephone support and an online knowledge base.

Yoggie, Yoggie Security Systems, Yoggie Pico, Firewall Pico, Gatekeeper
Pico, Gatekeeper Pico Pro and Gatekeeper Card Pro are trademarks of Yoggie
Security Systems. All other trade names are the property of their respective

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