Applicure Technologies, Ltd., a leading provider of Web application security software, and MaximumASP, a Microsoft Gold Certified Web hosting and managed IT services provider, announced today they have launched a hosted solution to protect business websites from hacker attacks.
The partnership empowers MaximumASP to provide the award-winning dotDefender Web application security solution to its dedicated hosting customers, helping them protect their websites from external and internal hacking attacks. Business websites hosted on thousands of servers at MaximumASP can immediately bolster existing security measures and help meet compliance requirements.
Yaacov Sherban, Applicure CEO, stated, "Adding dotDefender to the dedicated hosting solutions offered by MaximumASP opens up a new level of defense to a growing number of businesses around the world. We are very pleased to work with MaximumASP to deliver a real-time solution to the rapidly growing challenge of securing websites from hacker attacks."
Because MaximumASP provides managed hosting to a large number of clients who require PCI compliance, offering a rock-solid application firewall ensures that its customers have the most secure applications possible. dotDefender gives MaximumASP customers an affordable method to protect their websites, applications, and data from malicious users seeking to exploit vulnerabilities. Based on a comprehensive knowledgebase and sophisticated pattern matching technology, dotDefender identifies attacks accurately and stops them before they reach their target.
"DotDefender is one of those rare products that increases sales and reduces churn -- it was a no brainer to add to our product lineup," said Stacy Griggs, VP of Sales and Marketing at MaximumASP. "The team at Applicure has been great to work with, and the partner program truly adds value to both our business and our clients."
MaximumASP, based in Louisville, Kentucky, was founded in 2000 as an outsourcing firm for Windows-based hosting services. MaximumASP was named by Microsoft as its 2009 Hosting Solutions Partner of the Year. The company currently hosts more than 50,000 domains for customers in over 120 countries. With a strong focus on hosting solutions that combine advanced monitoring and management tools, MaximumASP has become a top choice for Microsoft developers seeking a robust hosting platform for mission-critical web applications. For more information visit www.maximumasp.com.
Applicure Technologies Ltd. (TASE: APCR) develops the leading multi-platform Web application security software products to protect Web sites and Web applications from external and internal attacks. Built with years of research into hacker behavior, Applicure solutions feature a comprehensive knowledge base to identify attacks accurately, and to stop them before they reach the Web site or application. Applicure's flagship product, dotDefender, is deployed globally and is serviced by offices and business partners in North and South America, EMEA and Asia.
dotDefender delivers comprehensive protection against SQL injection, cross-site scripting and many other application-level attacks, and fulfills the challenging application layer firewall requirements of the PCI Data Security Standard. With thousands of installations, customers and partners, from SMB/SME to Fortune 1000 enterprises including a diverse range of hosting providers, dotDefender meets the demands of application security around the world for strong and affordable protection technology.