Cyren works with a number of industry organizations and standards committees to build a safer Internet.
Association of Anti-Virus Asia Researchers
The mission of the AVAR is to prevent the spread and damage caused by malicious software, and to develop cooperative relationship among anti malicious software experts in Asia. AVAR is an independent and not-for-profit organization which is oriented in Asia Pacific region. AVAR consists of prominent experts on computer virus from various areas such as Australia, China, Hong Kong, India, Japan, Korea, Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, UK, and U.S.A. Our independence helps us to play an important role to fight against computer virus globally and to raise users’ awareness on computer security issues.
Anti-Virus Information & Early Warning System
AVIEWS is an international on-line community dedicated to a cooperative, grassroots information sharing effort to reduce the impact of malicious code (viruses, worms, Trojan Horses, Spyware) and other related vulnerabilities. Its members include anti-virus vendors, researchers, security experts, product testers, journalists, systems administrators, and a whole lot more besides.
Image Analyser Ltd provides an image analysis engine, which can identify inappropriate or pornographic images in digital data transmission. The company incorporates proprietary ‘best of breed’ image analysis technology and individuals who possess years of experience in the IT security market. The company operates on an OEM basis to major IT software and hardware vendors across a broad range of market sectors, including Email and Web, telecommunications, online storage etc. Having recently partnered with Intel, Image Analyzers’ goal is to provide world class technology that is fast and accurate, whilst offering the highest levels of customer service. The company has offices in the UK, Asia Pac. and the US.
The IWF was established in 1996 by the internet industry to provide the UK internet Hotline for the public and IT professionals to report criminal online content in a secure and confidential way.
Messaging Malware Mobile Anti-Abuse Working Group
The Messaging, Malware and Mobile Anti-Abuse Working Group (M3AAWG) is driven by market needs and the insight of its global membership. With member companies from Asia, Europe, North America and South America, the organization currently is working on a variety of initiatives addressing ongoing and emerging messaging abuse issues, including bot mitigation, cooperative industry outreach, Web messaging abuse, DNS abuse, wireless messaging, senders issues and other topics.
The Office of the Chief Scientist (OCS) of the Ministry of Industry, Trade and Labor (MOITAL)
West Coast Labs is an independent organization, which tests information security products. West Coast Labs has also developed the Checkmark certification system into one of the world’s foremost certification programs. As one of the leading brands in the USA and the de facto standard in Europe and Asia Pacific, the Checkmark System has developed into an integrated system of standards that are recognized around the world as reliable indicators of performance levels.