SOURCE: Cenzic


February 08, 2010 08:00 ET

Cenzic Gears Up for a Big Year in Web Application Security With Further Expansion Into Canada

Three Former IBM Watchfire Employees Join to Head-Up Canadian and U.S. NorthEast Sales

SANTA CLARA, CA--(Marketwire - February 8, 2010) - Cenzic Inc., the leading provider of Web application security solutions, today announced they are furthering their expansion and investment into Canada with the addition of three new team members. Sales Engineer Dan Gravelle along with Sales Executives Chris Wilson and Kevin Wirvin will be based out of Canada and spearhead Cenzic's presence in the growing market.

The three new hires come from IBM Watchfire and have more than 15 years of combined experience in the security industry and more than 30 years in IT. As awareness around cyber threats continues to grow, the drive and expertise of the three new hires will help fuel Cenzic's growing demand in Canada, where the solution is already being employed by many leading banks and corporations.

"Our rapid growth and increasing demand in Canada as well as continued partnerships there, demonstrate that Cenzic solutions provide unmatched value across borders," said Warren Bell, Vice President of Field Operations. "Gravelle, Wilson and Wirvin are extremely qualified to further our market presence in Canada."

To kick-off the Canadian program, Cenzic is offering free Web application security scans to non-profit organizations affiliated with the 2010 Vancouver Olympics. Interested organizations should send a request by visiting As the world is watching, the need to secure our Web infrastructure is even more heightened.

About Cenzic, Inc.

Cenzic, a trusted provider of software and SaaS security products, helps organizations secure their websites against hacker attacks. Cenzic focuses on Web Application Security, automating the process of identifying security defects at the Web application level where more than 75 percent of hacker attacks occur. Our dynamic, black box Web application testing is built on a non-signature-based technology that finds more "real" vulnerabilities as well as provides vulnerability management, risk management, and compliance for regulations and industry standards such as PCI. Cenzic solutions help secure the websites of numerous Fortune 1000 companies, all major security companies, leading government agencies and universities, and hundreds of SMB companies -- overall helping to secure trillions of dollars of e-commerce transactions. The Cenzic solution suite fits the needs of companies across all industries, from testing remotely via our managed service (Cenzic ClickToSecure®), to a full enterprise software product (Cenzic Hailstorm® Enterprise ARC™) for managing security risks across the entire company.

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