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Pointsec joins SecureIT Alliance

SecureIT Alliance is a community of partners with products and services designed to enhance MS applications platform security.

india Updated: Feb 17, 2006 19:17 IST

Pointsec Mobile Technologies, on Friday announced that it has joined the SecureIT Alliance where it will work with industry leaders to provide security solutions for the Microsoft platform.

The SecureIT Alliance is a community of partners with products and services designed to enhance Microsoft applications platform security. Partners are linked through a collaborative Web-community where they work on new product design, development, testing and security threat-protection scenarios through an interactive, private developer Web-portal.

“Endpoint security is becoming a growing concern to many organizations as we see lost and stolen laptops and PCs make headlines on a regular basis,” said Gerry Albert, Group Manager of the SecureIT Alliance.

"Pointsec’s expertise in the areas of full-disk encryption solutions for large enterprise environments that address these risks." he added.

“Data encryption for laptops, PCs, mobile devices and even removable media is quickly becoming a security requirement as organizations begin to understand the risk of exposing sensitive information through lost, stolen or discarded endpoint equipment,” said Peter Larsson, CEO of Pointsec.

Pointsec’s mobile device encryption software ensures that all or selected parts of a mobile device’s data can be encrypted in real time and can only be accessed by an authenticated user.

First Published: Feb 17, 2006 19:17 IST