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DigiCert

November 29, 2016 10:00 ET

DigiCert CertCentral® Selected as 2017 SC Awards Finalist for Best SME Security Solution

LEHI, UT--(Marketwired - November 29, 2016) - DigiCert, a global leader in scalable identity, authentication and encryption solutions for enterprise web and Internet of Things (IoT) security, today announced that its digital certificate management platform, CertCentral, has been recognized as a 2017 SC Awards finalist for Best SME Security Solution. Winners will be announced in San Francisco this February.

"DigiCert CertCentral uses smart automation to address the challenges that organizations face in managing large volumes of digital certificates," said DigiCert CSO Jason Sabin. "Today, more than ever before, organizations of all sizes need to use cryptography to secure their Internet-connected deployments with reliable identity assurance, device and user authentication, and data encryption. We're honored by this recognition of CertCentral, part of our customer-centric approach to providing scalable solutions that meet evolving security needs."

CertCentral simplifies certificate lifecycle management at scale, providing efficiencies for companies' PKI deployments. CertCentral automates traditionally manual processes for certificate management, including discovery, analysis, procurement, deployment, management, monitorization and remediation. Built upon flexible APIs, CertCentral easily integrates into organizations' existing workflows while providing access to the most comprehensive digital certificate repositories. Featuring an intuitive, cloud-based portal, CertCentral easily scales across an organization's work places, regardless of geographic location.

"Ransomware, nation-state cyber-attacks, IoT vulnerabilities, data privacy issues and more are dominating the headlines right now and it's critical that we amplify the importance of these problems and highlight the actions organizations can take to safeguard their organizations and their critical data assets," said Illena Armstrong, VP, editorial, SC Media. "As bad actors are constantly changing strategy, so too are the men, women and companies endeavoring to stop them in their tracks. These finalists have shown that they are the best at what they do."

The SC Awards program, now in its 20th year, is recognized throughout the industry as the gold standard of excellence in cybersecurity. Winners in the Excellence category are determined by an expert panel of judges, hand-picked by SC Media's editorial team for their breadth of knowledge and experience in cybersecurity industry. The Excellence Award honors the professionals, products and services that have proven to be the best in the industry for protecting today's corporate world from an array of risks and threats.

About SC Media

SC Media is cybersecurity. We've lived it for more than 25 years, sharing industry expert guidance and insight, in-depth features and timely news, and independent product reviews in various content forms in partnership with and for top-level information security executives and their technical teams.

SC Media arms information security professionals with the in-depth, unbiased business and technical information they need to tackle the countless security challenges they face and establish risk management and compliance postures that underpin overall business strategies. We deliver breaking news, comprehensive analysis, cutting-edge features, contributions from thought leaders, and the best, most extensive collection of product reviews in the business.

Whether through our comprehensive website, magazine, in-depth eBooks, newsletters, or regularly scheduled digital and live events -- such as our SC Awards program, SC Media Roundtables or SC Congress Toronto, New York, Boston, Chicago, and London -- our readers gain all the relevant information they need to safeguard their organizations and, ultimately, contribute to their longevity and success.

About DigiCert

DigiCert is a leading global security solutions provider with an emphasis on authentication, encryption and digital signing via managed PKI and high-assurance digital certificates for enterprise networks and the Internet of Things. Headquartered in Lehi, Utah, DigiCert is trusted by more than 115,000 of the world's leading government, finance, healthcare, education, and Fortune 500® organizations. DigiCert has been recognized with dozens of awards for providing enhanced customer value, premium customer service, and market growth leadership. For the latest DigiCert news, visit digicert.com or follow @digicert.

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