Indusface extends its out-reach to Africa with its next generation web security solution IndusGuard
Indusface partners with GetSec to provide comprehensive web application security to websites in the African market
March 7, 2012 - PRLog -- Vadodara: Indusface, an award winning information security organization, is pleased to announce its venture into the African continent in the field of information security. The need for enhanced security in Africa has become imperative as it is amongst the world’s riskiest destinations for web users. With cyber crime on an all time high in Africa and the continent working persistently towards boosting internet security, electronic commerce, and electronic banking, making the need for a comprehensive Information security system extremely critical.
Indusface has partnered with GetSec, a Global Enterprise for Technology and Security which specializes in providing IT security consulting, integration of solutions and security training. GetSec will be the authorized sales arm for IndusGuard, the flagship product of Indusface, for website and web application security, in Africa. Indusface chose GetSec as a reseller for IndusGuard based on its expansive expertise in information security. With its clients ranging from government, police and military to telecom, banks and financial institutions, health care, social services and insurance companies, GetSec has a clear understanding of the African information security market.
“IndusGuard is the best solution for organizations in Africa to start securing their websites; the service is cost efficient and flexible because it provides the client with the best security in a highly economical manner. I have tested IndusGuard for GetSec Sarl Website and in just two days we were able to manage and mitigate more than 80% of the vulnerabilities found. I believe that IndusGuard is the revolutionary product which can change the cyber crime scenario in Africa with its ground breaking technology and deep understanding of the security needs. ” Claude Essomba, CISSP, CISM, President & Founder of GetSec Sarl.
IndusGuard by Indusface is a zero touch, non- intrusive, cloud based solution which safeguards websites by daily, automatic and comprehensive scanning of websites for system and application vulnerabilities, and malware. It offers a unique blend of automated scanning and testing of websites and web applications together with comprehensive testing by security experts, providing businesses with critical vulnerabilities, malware and defacement risk alerts, and blacklisting checks.
“For most businesses today, websites need to be aligned with their core business strategy whether it is to promote the brand, products, promotions, procurement, transactions, managing finances or communication. This makes website security a very critical aspect of everyday business. IndusGuard with its enterprise class management features provides continuous visibility into the security posture of an organization as a whole and allows them to take quick remedial action and ensure business continuity. This relationship with GetSec and the traction we are getting from Africa, further underscores the need for continuous website security monitoring for any organization anywhere in the world.” said Venkatesh Sundar, VP Business Development, Indusface.
Indusface is a privately-held, award winning, innovative, visionary, fast growing security company, trusted by fortune 500 organizations across the globe which helps safeguard websites and web applications using its flagship product IndusGuard.
The web application level which is extremely susceptible to attacks is frequently exploited by hackers who exploit system, application and business logic vulnerabilities to compromise websites, exposing them to online threats and at times implanting malware. IndusGuard by Indusface helps organizations secure their website and web applications with its zero touch, non intrusive, cloud based architecture and next generation technology. IndusGuard does daily, automated, comprehensive, accurate scanning of websites for system and application vulnerabilities, and malware and helps organizations remediate these defects.
With IndusGuard, Indusface helps organizations to improve and strengthen their security posture thereby achieving strategic information security objectives. Indusface’s strong solution for website and web application security helps organizations to focus more on business continuity, brand protection, long lasting customer relationships, increased productivity and profits, whilst leaving the security empowerment to IndusGuard enabling security teams to keep threats at bay, manage risk and maintain compliance and regulations.
Indusface caters to more than 400 satisfied customers worldwide, which includes Fortune 500 organizations belonging to various industry verticals and enjoys global security partnerships.
Indusface is a Deloitte Technology Fast 50 India, Nasscom Emerge 50 and Red Herring Top 100 Asia award winning organization.
For more information on Indusface, please visit http://indusface.com
About GetSec SARL
GetSec SARL, Global Enterprise Technology and Security specialize in providing IT Security Consulting and Training. Today GetSec SARL expertise is derived from its network of experienced consultants in IT Security field. We currently offer our services in the geographic regions of Africa and Middle East. Today for consulting GetSec SARL offers a three tiered security service: Tactical, Strategic and Operational.
For more information please visit http://www.getsec.com/
Purnima Rajta Dhillon
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Indusface through its ISO 27001 adhered delivery centers in India has serviced more than 350+ satisfied customers which includes Fortune 500 organizations belonging to various industry verticals and spread across India, Asia Pacific & North America.