Boston, MA, November 21, 2013--Core Security®, a leading provider of predictive security intelligence solutions, today announced the continued momentum behind the CORE Secured® partner program with the addition of a new partner, Securicon, LLC (Securicon). Securicon is a Virginia-based company known for its staff of highly qualified and experienced IT security engineering professionals. The newly-signed partnership adds Core Insight® and Core Impact® Pro to Securicon’s offerings, and strengthens Core Security’s ability to expand into the federal and commercial markets nation-wide.
Core Insight® Enterprise consolidates, analyzes, and prioritizes the overwhelming amount of data generated by network and web scanning technologies. With its patented attack planning capabilities, Core Insight ensures commercial organizations and government agencies reduce risk and increase operational efficiency by identifying imminent and critical threats, allowing IT professionals to address and remediate the highest priority threats first. Core Impact® Pro enables penetration testers to proactively assess IT systems against real-world threats. The software replicates attacks that pivot across web applications, network systems, endpoints, email users, mobile devices, surveillance cameras, Wifi networks and now also includes Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) devices.
Securicon has provided information security consulting expertise in applications, systems and networks for more than a decade. Securicon engineers bring a depth and breadth of experience that provide a comprehensive and practical approach to security solutions.
Securicon’s engineers practice across the entire spectrum of security professional services, covering policies and procedures, architecture design and reviews, incident response and penetration testing. Securicon’s penetration testing services are an integral part of their security assessments and they base their reported findings on demonstrated facts, not theory. Securicon engineers take business and operational situations into consideration when developing recommendations, safeguards and strategies tailored to customer environments.
“Our Core Secured program continues to gain momentum, and we’re pleased to add Securicon to our growing partner community,” said Joseph Schramm, director strategic alliances, Core Security. “Securicon’s focus in both the Federal and utility/energy segments aligns well with our strategy. Teaming with a company like Securicon that has a great reputation in these markets is a big win for us, and we look forward to working together to deliver predictive security solutions that customers in highly-regulated environments increasingly are looking for.”
“Core Security’s assessment and penetration products have always been the industry standard,” said Paul Hurley, CEO and General Manager, Securicon. “As Core continues to build on their product line with Core Insight and Core Impact Pro, the partnership just made sense. It allows us to offer solutions that match our approach to assessing our customers’ networks, systems and applications. Core’s security solutions, complement Securicon’s approach in working with our customers as an extension of their security team. The recent addition of the ExCraft SCADA Pack extends the ability to apply Core’s capabilities to our customers in critical infrastructure industries.”
About Core Security
Core Security is the leading provider of predictive security intelligence solutions for enterprises and government organizations. We help more than 1,400 customers worldwide preempt critical security threats throughout their IT environments, and communicate the risk the threats pose to the business. Our patented, proven, award-winning enterprise solutions are backed by more than 15 years of applied expertise from CoreLabs, the company’s innovative security research center. For more information, visit www.COREsecurity.com.
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