SOURCE: Wontok, Inc.

Wontok, Inc.

December 18, 2014 05:00 ET

Wontok Expands Into Latin American Markets With New Cybersecurity Partnership

ZMA IT Solutions Becomes Reseller for Wontok SafeCentral

Online Session Security Endpoint Solutions

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA and PALM BEACH GARDENS, FL--(Marketwired - December 18, 2014) - Wontok, an innovator of malware prevention solutions for endpoints, cloud and network providers announced today that expansion into the Latin American marketplace will begin with Argentina. Wontok selected ZMA IT Solutions as its first reseller of flagship Wontok SafeCentral solutions in the region. Wontok selected ZMA IT Solutions for its long experience and trusted reputation for over 50 years as an established leader in professional services for information security management software specializing in infrastructure and applications, mobile and cloud computing.

ZMA IT Solutions offers Wontok SafeCentral for mobile and desktop protection for online home banking, eCommerce or other credit card sessions. Additionally, ZMA will market Wontok SafeCentral for business' to help prevent malware from gaining access to networks' sensitive data through remote worker, contractor or third-party vendor endpoints such as laptops or mobile devices.

Latin America has been experiencing tremendous growth in cybercriminal activity generating cyberattacks over the past three years including web-based attacks against financial and industrial sectors as well as attacks on Android devices via SMS Trojans. 

Wontok's secure by design philosophy and engineering methodologies look at security from the ground up by assuming malware is already present on the desktop, mobile device, or even a terminal like POS or ATM. Unlike traditional antivirus or firewalls which advanced malware can easily bypass, Wontok SafeCentral prevents malware from reaching its target. By working at the deepest defense layer for interception, monitoring and protection where malware resides, Wontok SafeCentral keeps sensitive data and transactions safe.

Wontok CEO, Adam Tegg states: "We are pleased to be able to work with an experienced partner such as ZMA IT Solutions with strong information security systems expertise so that together we may address the growing cybercriminal threat in South America."

Marianela Zampatti, Executive Partner, ZMA IT Solutions, adds: "ZMA is committed to offering our customers the best technology available. After intensive laboratory tests Wontok Safe Central proved to be the only online session security solution to keep online financial transactions safe. We are delighted to add Wontok SafeCentral to our portfolio."

About Wontok:

Founded in 2005 and headquartered in Sydney, Australia, Wontok, Inc. has operations in the United States, Europe and Asia Pacific. Wontok® delivers proven data security solutions that are secure by design and fill the gaps left by conventional security offerings. With Wontok's added layer of security businesses, government organizations and consumers can have confidence that their online commerce and communications are secure and their data is safe.

Wontok is dedicated towards delivering security solutions in each active market segment and actively invests in solution R&D to enhance its existing arsenal of advanced security technologies. Wontok was recognized by Virus Bulletin's VB Lab Experts in the VB100 August 2014 and December 2013 comparatives for technical expertise in advanced malware prevention with top rankings. Wontok SafeCentral™ has received 2013 and Q2 2014 Certifications for real world Online Banking Browser Security Efficacy.

Wontok delivers its world-class data security solutions, Wontok ONE™ and Wontok SafeCentral™, through value add distributors, systems integrators, ISPs, MNOs, Telcos and other value-added channel partners. To learn more, please visit: http://www.wontok.com/

Contact Information

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