AUSTIN, Texas, and LAS VEGAS, Nevada, July 26, 2012 – NSS Labs, Inc., the leader in test-based research and analysis of information security products, today announced a strategic partnership with Exodus Intelligence, provider of exclusive and proprietary zero-day risk mitigation and vulnerability analysis and research.

“Determining the effectiveness of defensive security products requires a rigorous validation process using advanced real-world exploits. The 0-day exploits Exodus Intelligence provides NSS enables them to provide decision-makers with an accurate analysis of the security efficacy of leading defensive products,” said Aaron Portnoy, VP of Research, Exodus Intelligence.

“Determining how well products defend against 0-day attacks is one of the top of mind questions for the organizations we work with. Partnering with Exodus Intelligence provides NSS Labs with the means to validate vendor claims,” said Vikram Phatak, CEO, NSS Labs.