|[February 28, 2012]
Appthority and BoxTone Partner to Deliver Mobile App Risk Management
SAN FRANCISCO --(Business Wire)--
The Authority in App Security™, is partnering with BoxTone,
the leader in automated Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM), to offer
enterprise organizations an advanced solution for Mobile App Risk
Management to protect mobile users and enterprise data. As part of the
BoxTone (News - Alert) EMM Partner Network, the joint solution enables organizations to
assess the risk of all mobile apps on corporate devices and employee
'Bring Your Own Devices' (BYOD) and take action to protect enterprise
data from rogue and malicious mobile apps as well as apps with
vulnerabilities due to poor programing and design practices.
"Mobile apps are now mainstream in the enterprise, and we've built a
solution so that enterprise IT no longer needs to worry about the risks
hidden within them," said Domingo Guerra, Co-Founder and President of
Appthority. "We designed the Appthority Platform to be the best in
mobile app risk analysis, and our partnership with BoxTone brings our
innovative mobile app scanning technology together with best-in-class
EMM to help ensure the mobile enterprise stays safe and secure. By
offering the Appthority Platform, BoxTone is showing their commitment to
keeping their customers safe."
For Mobile App Risk Management in the enterprise, the Appthority
Platform™ provides cloud-based app reputation feeds to BoxTone's
automated EMM platform. Appthority leverages disassembly, decompilation,
and instrumented emulation to quantify the enterprise-risk of mobile
apps. With the Appthority Platform and BoxTone, businesses are protected
against known and unknown mobile malware, new malware used in targeted
attacks, corporate data exfiltration, and intellectual property
exposure. Together, BoxTone and Appthority enhance mobile ecurity with
stronger app-level verification and protection as a key component of
managing the full mobile enterprise lifecycle.
"2012 is the year of mobile apps in the enterprise, and as they
proliferate throughout the mobile workforce, enterprise IT security
teams will require solutions for defending against malware and risky
apps," said Brian Reed, chief product officer, BoxTone. "We're excited
to have Appthority join the BoxTone EMM Partner Network, with their
innovative cloud-based technology showcased at the RSA (News - Alert) Conference
Innovation Sandbox. Through this partnership, we're expanding our
multi-layer mobile defense capabilities with app-level risk analysis to
further protect sensitive corporate data from rogue and malicious apps.
This advances our mission to help the enterprise mobilize rapidly while
BoxTone enables the enterprise to mobilize safely, reliably and
efficiently by delivering an automated EMM platform that simplifies the
delivery of mobile services. BoxTone is the industry's only automated
EMM platform to span the full mobile lifecycle of mobile security,
support and operations for enterprise mobile deployments, ensuring that
enterprises have a single point of control to continuously deliver the
highest mobile performance and security at the lowest cost and risk.
The Appthority Platform was named winner for the "Most Innovative
Company at RSA® Conference 2012", part of the Innovation
Sandbox, a half-day program representing the new technologies that
promise to transform the information security industry, now and in the
future. Appthority is showcasing how the Appthority Platform integrates
with BoxTone's EMM platform at the RSA Conference 2012, Booth #2734,
taking place at the Moscone Center, in San Francisco, February 27
through March 1, 2012.
Appthority - The Authority in App Security™ helps the enterprise
identify and manage the risks hidden in mobile apps. The cloud-based
Appthority Platform™ automatically identifies and grades risky behavior
in mobile apps including known and unknown malware, new malware used in
targeted attacks, corporate data exfiltration, and intellectual property
exposure. The Appthority Platform integrates with the enterprise's
existing mobile solutions, adding app reputation and risk analysis
capabilities to Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM), Mobile Device
Management (MDM), Mobile App Management (MAM) Enterprise App Catalogs,
and Enterprise Mobile App Developers' Software Development Lifecycle
(SDLC) process. For more information on Appthority please visit www.appthority.com.
Appthority name and logo are either registered trademarks or
trademarks of Appthority, Inc in the United States and/or other
countries. All other products and/or services referenced are trademarks
of their respective companies.
BoxTone is the innovator of automated Enterprise Mobility Management
(EMM). With millions of devices under management, BoxTone's automated
EMM platform is trusted by more of the world's leading enterprises,
Managed Service Providers and government agencies than any other -
including 41 of the Fortune® 100 and 8 of the Top 10 MSPs - to ensure
maximum mobile performance and security at the lowest cost and risk.
Only BoxTone's single unified mobile management platform powered by
patented real-time automation technology addresses the entire mobile
lifecycle: mobile device management, application management, support
management and operations management. And only BoxTone delivers
real-time centralized control of all mobile smartphones and tablets
including iPhone and iPad, Google Android, BlackBerry (News - Alert) and Windows Phone,
as well as the enterprise apps that run on them. Learn more at www.boxtone.com,
or call +1 410.910.3344.
BoxTone and the BoxTone logo are trademarks of BoxTone. All other
product or company names mentioned are used for identification purposes
only and may be trademarks of their respective owners.
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