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WhiteHat Security

WhiteHat Security

March 08, 2011 09:00 ET

WhiteHat Security and Solutionary Partner to Deliver Additional Level of Protection and Address Most Prevalent Cyber Attack Targets

Most Trusted Brand in Website Security and Leading MSSP Combine Enterprise Website Security and Managed Security Services

SANTA CLARA, CA and OMAHA, NE--(Marketwire - March 8, 2011) - WhiteHat Security, the leading provider of website risk management solutions, today announced its partnership with Solutionary Inc., a leading managed security services provider (MSSP). The combination of Solutionary's managed security services and WhiteHat Sentinel's Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) website vulnerability management platform provides organizations the solution they need to build more secure Web applications and create a sound website risk management program.

The relationship underscores the need to complement ongoing website vulnerability assessment with continuous security monitoring of Web applications. WhiteHat Sentinel gives organizations visibility into their website security posture to address the most prevalent attack target, websites, and the ability to measure their progress for audit, compliance and business purposes. Solutionary provides monitoring and management for over 100 unique device types and applications, including servers, Web applications Web application firewalls (WAFs).

Working together, the firms will leverage the cloud to provide additional value to Solutionary clients with WAFs. Solutionary clients who use WhiteHat Sentinel with a WAF will be able to have Solutionary maintain a customized rule set for the WAF, resulting in more timely and accurate mitigation of vulnerabilities.

"We are pleased to add a top-tier MSSP like Solutionary to our partner ecosystem, and look forward to working together to advance website security at client organizations," said Bill Pennington, chief strategy officer, WhiteHat Security. "Combining Solutionary's managed security services with our enterprise-class website vulnerability management solution allows companies to reduce the risk of website attacks and successfully measure the outcome of their efforts in website security."

Built from the ground up to assess the largest, most complex sites on the web, WhiteHat Sentinel delivers enterprise-class website vulnerability management that is accurate, scalable, and measurable. With WhiteHat Sentinel, organizations obtain the visibility and manageability needed to address website security threats and reduce exposure. With more than 3,000 websites under management, WhiteHat executes rigorous and continuous security testing of the world's leading websites, including many Fortune 500 companies.

"WhiteHat is the industry standard for website risk management. We are happy to work with WhiteHat to deliver enhanced website security solutions for our clients," said Solutionary's Pamela Fusco, VP of industry solutions. "Solutionary clients will benefit from the powerful combination of expert managed security services and WhiteHat's website vulnerability management platform to reduce risk, mitigate vulnerabilities and satisfy reporting requirements."

The WhiteHat Security partner program gives organizations a turnkey solution to offer world-class website security solutions, grow revenue and increase the value of their existing service offerings. With two levels -- Reseller and Reference partners -- the program is designed to provide technical and business support, delivering benefits that will align with each partner's business model. For more information on WhiteHat's partner program please visit http://www.whitehatsec.com/home/partner/partner.html.

About Solutionary
Solutionary reduces the information security and compliance burden, delivering flexible managed security services that align with client goals, enhancing organizations' existing security program, infrastructure and personnel. The company's services are based on experienced security professionals, actionable threat intelligence and the ActiveGuard service platform that provide expert security and compliance management. Solutionary works as an extension of clients' internal teams, providing industry-leading customer service, patented technology, thought leadership, years of innovation and proprietary certifications that exceed industry standards. This client focus and dedication to customer service has enabled Solutionary to boast one of the highest client retention rates in the industry. For more information, visit www.solutionary.com.

About WhiteHat Security, Inc.
Headquartered in Santa Clara, California, WhiteHat Security is the leading provider of website risk management solutions that protect critical data, ensure compliance and narrow the window of risk. WhiteHat Sentinel, the company's flagship product family, is the most accurate, complete and cost-effective website vulnerability management solution available. It delivers the visibility, flexibility, and control that organizations need to prevent Web attacks. Furthermore, WhiteHat Sentinel enables automated mitigation of website vulnerabilities via integration with Web application firewalls. To learn more about WhiteHat Security, please visit our website at www.whitehatsec.com.