GlobalSign Adds Malware Scanning Services from Armorize
Secure Sockets Layer certificate provider GlobalSign (www.globalsign.com) and the company’s Web application security Armorize (www.armorize.com) have partnered to offer Armorize malware scanning services GlobalSign SSL Certificate customers.
According to GlobalSign announced Tuesday, the partnership will allow all OrganizationSSL GlobalSign, ExtendedSSL and SSL managed clients to benefit from 30 days of malware through the free service of HackAlert Armorize scanning. The trial, according to the company, will help site owners to identify and recognize the damaging effects of malware, and help to promote commitment GlobalSign to offer high security solutions to its customers.
“GlobalSign is a leading global provider of SSL security and associated benefits Armorize to introduce malware scan SSL customers reinforces the value proposition we offer through our industry leading technology,” said executive director Armorize Caleb Sima in a statement. “We are very pleased to partner with GlobalSign and hope that the global coverage that these early stages of our partnership bring to the fight against malware.”
GlobalSign customers will immediately benefit from knowing your website is constantly being monitored for links to malicious software unintentionally, known as “drive-by downloads.” This surreptitious injection of malicious code on vulnerable websites distributing malware causes, such as keylogging software, Trojans, rootkits and / or other software that can record user activities or even allow an attacker to access the computer of a visitor Web Site.
HackAlert uses a hybrid approach that combines behavioral profile and the extraction of the signature to reliably monitor and detect the presence of downloads that exploit known vulnerabilities and unknown, provided links that have been blacklisted, and malware attacks carried out through third party online advertising. It also provides protection against being labeled by Google as a malware site with HIV.
“With the increase in hacking and malware injections every web site owner must be proactive in the use of available technologies to protect your customers, your position in search engines and most important commercial reputation, “said Motoo Noda GlobalSign CEO in a statement. “GlobalSign service selected Armorize HackAlert offer our valued customers, as it is a proven solution cloud with very real benefits. We expect a long relationship with the team Armorize.”
Core GlobalSign solutions digital certificate is used by thousands of customers to conduct secure online transactions, data transfer, distribution of tamper-proof code, and protection of online identities for secure email and access control.
Last week, German hosting company Host Europe (www.hosteurope.de), the third largest supplier of Internet and hosting services in the German speaking market, joined the GlobalSign Partner Program at the Platinum Partner, with the intention of GlobalSign incorporate the full range of SSL Certificates in their hosting packages and offers value-added services. The newly formed alliance enables customers to easily obtain Host Europe, install and activate a lot of trust GlobalSign SSL security 2048 bits to ensure their websites, transactions, connections and other online services next generation.
After the trial expires 30 days HackAlert, GlobalSign customers the option to continue or deepen the exploration of the fees by GlobalSign update through a high quality service at a competitive price.