Herndon, VA (PRWEB) August 1, 2008
Paladion (operating in the US and UK as Plynt) an Asian leader in information security services announces crossing the rare benchmark of testing over 1000 applications for security flaws. This growth is attributed to the latest trend of globalization of security testing which is benefiting global players like Paladion who have over the years built a strong Asian operation.
Application Security is now on the minds of all CIOs and CSOs today globally. Paladion (operating in the US and UK as Plynt) has several hundred clients for their flag ship application security services which includes application penetration testing, security code review and an industry leading certification service.
This year Paladion has crossed a rare benchmark of having tested over 1000 applications. The driver for this growth is a combination of growing security vulnerabilities in applications, high visibility breaches, specific regulations like PCI and an industry wide awakening & action towards application security. Last year Paladion won a huge contract from a high profile $10+ billion bank for testing 800+ applications. Till date 200 applications have already been tested catapulting Paladion across the 1000 mark and reflecting the global critical mass Paladion's security testing business has achieved.
Large global enterprises have started engaging with Asian security firms in security testing both to support their growing Asian foot prints as well as to bring greater efficiency and cost savings to their security testing programs. With arguably the largest security testing team in Asia, Paladion has benefited strongly from this trend and stands to gain the most if this trend grows in momentum.
Paladion (operating in the US and UK as Plynt) is a full service information security provider; Paladion manages technology and operational risks in a continuous and holistic manner. With a global footprint across 16 countries and actively managing security for over 300 customers, Paladion today is the fastest growing security services firm in the Asian region. It has been ranked amongst the Top 500 Fastest Growing Technology Firm in Asia, two years in succession, by Deloitte. Paladion provides unique technology platform and integrated services framework to actively monitor, reduce and prevent risks on 24x7 basis. Our managed security technology has won several awards and accolades globally, including being ranked as Red Herring Top 100 Asia Finalist.