UNITED STATES

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

Washington, D.C. 20549

 

Form 6-K

 

REPORT OF FOREIGN PRIVATE ISSUER PURSUANT TO RULE 13a-16

OR 15d-16 OF THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934

 

For the month of September, 2017

 

Commission File Number 000-26495

 

Cyren Ltd. 

(Translation of Registrant’s name into English)

 

1 Sapir Road, 5th Floor, Beit Ampa, P.O. Box 4014, Herzliya 46140, Israel

(Address of Principal Executive Offices)

 

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant files or will file annual reports under cover of Form 20-F or Form 40-F.

 

Form 20-F      Form 40-F 

Indicate by check mark if the registrant is submitting the Form 6-K in paper as permitted by Regulation S-T Rule 101(b)(1):___

Indicate by check mark if the registrant is submitting the Form 6-K in paper as permitted by Regulation S-T Rule 101(b)(7):___

 

 

 

On September 19, 2017, the Registrant issued a press release announcing its receipt of two cybersecurity breakthrough awards. A copy of the press release is annexed hereto as Exhibit 1 and incorporated herein by reference.

 

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SIGNATURES

 

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.

     
  CYREN Ltd.
(Registrant)
     
Date: September 19, 2017 By: /s/ J. Michael Myshrall
  J. Michael Myshrall
  Chief Financial Officer

 

 

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Exhibit 1

 

  

   
PRESS RELEASE    

 

Cyren Honored with Two Cybersecurity Breakthrough Awards

 

Cyren Recognized for “Secure Web Gateway Solution of the Year” and “Hosted Email Security Solution of the Year”

 

McLean, Va. – September 19, 2017 – Cyren (NASDAQ: CYRN) today announced it won the “Secure Web Gateway Solution of the Year” and “Hosted Email Security Solution of the Year” awards from CyberSecurity Breakthrough, an independent organization that recognizes the top companies, technologies and products in the global information security market.

 

The mission of the CyberSecurity Breakthrough Awards is to honor excellence and recognize the innovation, hard work and success in a range of information security categories, including cloud security, threat detection, risk management, fraud prevention, mobile security, email security and many more. This year’s program attracted more than 2,000 nominations from 12 countries. All nominations were evaluated by an independent panel of experts within the information security industry.

 

“We are excited to recognize Cyren with two awards in this year’s CyberSecurity Breakthrough Awards program,” said James Johnson, managing director at CyberSecurity Breakthrough. “In selecting Cyren as winner for the CyberSecurity Breakthrough Awards, we recognize their industry leadership as well as their commitment to applying innovation to address today’s complex security and threat landscape. Congratulations to the Cyren team on their outstanding achievement and industry recognition.”

 

“Cyren is honored to receive these two notable marks of distinction in the industry,” said Dan Maier, vice president of marketing at Cyren. “Powered by the GlobalView™ security cloud, Cyren Web Security and Cyren Email Security both provide the fastest and most comprehensive SaaS security available – protecting users anytime, anywhere, on any device.”

 

About CyberSecurity Breakthrough

The CyberSecurity Breakthrough Awards program is devoted to honoring excellence in information security and cybersecurity technology companies, products and people. The CyberSecurity Breakthrough Awards provide a platform for public recognition around the achievements of breakthrough information security companies and products in categories including Cloud Security, Threat Detection, Risk Management, Fraud Prevention, Mobile Security, Web and Email Security, UTM, Firewall and more. Visit www.CyberSecurityBreakthrough.com.

 

About Cyren

More than 1.3 billion users around the world rely on Cyren’s 100% cloud internet security solutions to protect them against cyber attacks and data loss every day. Powered by the world’s largest security cloud, Cyren (NASDAQ and TASE: CYRN) delivers fast time to protection from cyber threats with award-winning security as a service for web, email, sandboxing, and DNS for enterprises, and embedded threat intelligence solutions for security vendors and service providers. Customers like Google, Microsoft and Check Point are just a few of the businesses that depend on Cyren every day to power their security. Learn more at www.Cyren.com.

 

Blog: http://blog.cyren.com

Facebook: www.facebook.com/CyrenWeb

LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/cyren

Twitter: www.twitter.com/CyrenInc or www.twitter.com/cyren_ir

 

Company Contact:

Mike Myshrall, CFO

Cyren

+1.703.760.3320
mike.myshrall@cyren.com

 

Media Contact:

Matthew Zintel

Zintel Public Relations

+1.281.444.1590       

matthew.zintel@zintelpr.com