SOURCE: Cenzic


August 23, 2011 08:00 ET

Jamcracker Selects Cenzic to Protect Critical Web Applications

Leading Cloud Services Brokerage Enablement Company Extends Web Application Security With Cenzic

CAMPBELL, CA--(Marketwire - Aug 23, 2011) - Cenzic Inc., the leading provider of Web application security assessment and risk management solutions, today announced Jamcracker, a leading cloud services brokerage (CSB) enablement company, is extending its Web application security with Cenzic's Hailstorm product. The company will use Cenzic's solution to test the security of the company's entire suite of enterprise Web applications.

"Security is a top priority for us so the decision to choose a vendor to do robust vulnerability testing of our Web applications was not taken lightly," said Yogesh Kaudan, director of operations at Jamcracker. "Hailstorm's ability to not only detect our Web vulnerabilities, but also manage risk and compliance is important to us."

Cenzic Hailstorm is an award-winning product that provides automated continuous security assessment of custom and commercial Web applications throughout the software development lifecycle -- whether in development, QA, or operations -- to help find security vulnerabilities and support regulatory compliance. With its dashboard views of Web applications, the product enables departments, business units, and security and compliance executive's access to real-time actionable information and status across the enterprise.

"It's refreshing to see more companies taking their Web security to the next level," said John Weinschenk, president and CEO for Cenzic. "Web security and vulnerability assessment is a critical foundation for cloud computing. By using our solutions, Jamcracker is placing themselves at the forefront of ensuring a secure, reliable Web infrastructure for their CSB enablement solution."

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About Cenzic
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 a cloud solution (Cenzic ClickToSecure Cloud™), to testing remotely via our managed service (Cenzic ClickToSecure® Managed), to a full enterprise software product (Cenzic Hailstorm® Enterprise ARC™) for managing security risks across the entire company.

About Jamcracker
Jamcracker enables service providers, IT providers, and enterprise IT organizations to become cloud services brokerages, allowing them to unify cloud services delivery and life-cycle management for their customers, their employees, and through their channel partners. Jamcracker was founded in 1999 by K.B. "Chandra" Chandrasekhar, who previously founded Exodus Communications and led it through the most successful IPO of 1998. Jamcracker was recently designated by Gartner as a 'Cool Vendor in Cloud Services Brokerages.'

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