Bangalore, Karnataka (PRWEB) March 29, 2012
Paladion recently launched "Plynt Mobile Application Certification" Program. The awarding of Plynt Certificate establishes that a web application has adequate measures to guard against remote adversaries and protect against a wide range of threats.
Paladion, the experts in Information Risk Management, has been testing and assessing Mobile Applications for over 4 years now. It has been performing Security Assessments for applications such as Mobile Banking applications, M-Commerce applications, Mobile Payment systems, etc. across platforms. Recently, Paladion has extended its Mobile Application Testing capabilities for all kinds of smartphones and Tablet PCs and across platforms like Android, Apple iOS (iPhone/iPAD), Blackberry, Symbian, Windows Mobile etc.
The Mobile Application Security Testing services offered by Paladion are of two types, – Mobile Application Penetration Test and Mobile Application Source Code Review. Paladion also conducts Mobile Application Code Reviews ranging from iPhone Application Code Assessments to Android Coding Assessments. “Paladion Mobile Application Certification Criteria is derived from the rich experience that Paladion has in this domain. It is also standards driven. We have been working with large enterprise customers in enabling secure roll out of their mobile application platforms. Our expertise includes application code assessments for all key platforms including iPhone, Android,” said Vinod Vasudevan, COO, Paladion Networks. “Paladion's Mobile Security experts continuously build up their skills and are up to date with the cutting edge research carried out in the Mobile Application Security domain,” he added. The team regularly contributes to the security community by publishing their work in various forums and magazines.
Paladion Mobile Application Security Testing services include the OWASP Mobile Top 10 Risks (https://www.owasp.org/index.php/OWASP_Mobile_Security_Project). Paladion further has defined its own Mobile Certification Criteria. Mobile applications must demonstrate that they implement sufficient protection in order to be able to adhere to the Criteria. If the Mobile application is found to be fully complaint, the application is awarded "Plynt Mobile Application Certification". The Online Certificate is hosted on the Paladion website and the client would receive an Offline Certificate via email.
Read about the Plynt Mobile Application Certification Criteria at http://www.plynt.com/criteria/mobile-application-criteria/.
For further information pls contact: piyali(dot)guha(at)paladion(dot)net
With a global footprint across 30 countries, Paladion is a specialized and strategic partner for information risk management to leading organizations across industries including, BFSI, ITES, Telecom, Manufacturing. It is the largest and the fastest growing pure-play information security player in Asia (as ranked in Deloitte Technology Fast 500 Asia Pacific & Technology Fast 50 India - 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010 & 2011). Gartner too has included Paladion in its rating of “MarketScope for Managed Security Services in Asia Pacific” – 2008 & 2009 as ‘Promising’ player and as a ‘Positive’ player in 2010 & 2011.
Having over a decade of experience in the information risk management domain, Paladion today is actively managing risks for over 700 customers. Paladion provides end-to-end information risk management solutions comprising security assurance, compliance, governance, monitoring and management services to large and medium sized organizations for existing as well as emerging risks.
Paladion also offers solutions for communication interception to law enforcement agencies and service providers. Paladion’s information risk management solutions have been awarded by Asian Banker, Red Herrings, and Financial Insights. Paladion has been recognized in the SI 100 Top 10 Enterprise Security Companies 2011. Paladion is involved in several information risk management research forums and has authored books on the same. The whitepaper, Phishing Threat Intelligence Report H1 2011 by Paladion Labs, has been awarded the Global Excellence Award 2012 by Info Security Products Guide.
Please visit http://www.paladion.net for more information.