Santa Clara, CA – Centrify Corporation, the leader in securing identities from cyberthreats, today announced it has been awarded patent No. 9,112,846 from the United States Patent and Trademark Office.

The patented technology is a new method and apparatus for transmitting additional authorization data.

About Centrify

Centrify strengthens enterprise security by managing and securing user identities from cyberthreats. As organizations expand IT resources and teams beyond their premises, identity is becoming the new security perimeter. With our platform of integrated software and cloud-based services, Centrify uniquely secures and unifies identity for both privileged and end users across today’s hybrid IT world of cloud, mobile and data center. The result is stronger security and compliance, improved business agility and enhanced user productivity through single sign-on. Over 5000 customers, including half of the Fortune 50 and over 80 federal agencies, leverage Centrify to secure identities. Learn more at