SOURCE: Marshal

January 17, 2008 09:31 ET

Marshal and WhiteHat Partner to Protect Global Companies From Email and Internet Threats Worldwide

WhiteHat to Provide Marshal's Content Security Suite to Global Fortune 500 and SMBs

ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwire - January 17, 2008) - Integrated email and Internet content security provider Marshal announced today that it has entered into a partnership with WhiteHat Inc., a leading information technology security provider. Under the terms of the agreement, WhiteHat will offer Marshal's Security Suite -- MailMarshal, WebMarshal and Marshal Endpoint Security -- to its Global Fortune 500 and small-to-medium business (SMB) customers.

"We choose our technology partners carefully, considering only those who can provide affordable, best-of-breed security solutions that easily scale to accommodate the needs of our Global Fortune 500 customers as well as smaller businesses," said Rosaleen Citron, CEO of WhiteHat Inc. "From my perspective, Marshal represents all that's good in a technology partner: stability, longevity, and highly-advanced, scalable security solutions that provide great value to our clients."

Marshal security solutions provide comprehensive, multi-layered real-time content filtering, malware filtering and data leakage prevention at all points across the network perimeter, from the Internet to portable storage devices. Marshal solutions help companies of all sizes secure their networks from internal misuse and external threats, including spam, viruses, spyware, pornography, offensive content and data leakage; protect employees, inbound and outbound information and corporate reputation; and enable compliance with policies and regulations.

"WhiteHat is one of the premier IT security firms in the industry," Steve Sheinbaum, vice president of Americas Sales for Marshal. "Widely recognized and in demand, WhiteHat is known for its expertise in protecting enterprises and smaller business from security threats of all kinds. We're pleased to have them representing Marshal solutions to global companies that are proactively protecting against data leakage, offensive content and malware."

About WhiteHat

WhiteHat Inc. is a leading Information Technology Security Provider (ITSP). WhiteHat employs CISSP certified industry leading security practitioners and offers a portfolio of security offerings including: Professional consulting services, Managed security services, Security education, third party software and hardware products and training. With clientele in the financial, healthcare, pharmaceutical, critical infrastructure and government sectors, WhiteHat security assessment professionals assist clients by providing independent assessment of their IT security posture. For more information, visit www.whitehatinc.com.

About Marshal

Marshal is a global leader in Content Security across multiple protocols, enabling organizations to secure their IT environment, protect against threats and comply with corporate governance needs. Marshal provides customers with a complete portfolio of policy-driven Email and Internet solutions that integrate content filtering, compliance, secure messaging and archiving. Forty percent of the Global Fortune 500 companies use Marshal security solutions to secure their corporate messaging networks and Web against internal abuse and external threats such as viruses, spam and malicious code. More than seven million users in 18,000 companies worldwide use Marshal solutions to protect their networks, employees, business assets and corporate reputation and to comply with corporate governance legislation requirements.

Marshal is headquartered in Atlanta (USA) and London (UK) with further offices in Paris (France), Munich (Germany), Johannesburg (South Africa), Houston (USA), Sydney (Australia) and Auckland (New Zealand). More information is available at www.marshal.com.

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