IPDiva and OPSWAT, Inc Announce OEM Agreement to Provide New Policy-Based SSL Remote Access Security Solution

IPDIVA extends its SSL VPN Solutions portfolio by using OPSWAT Endpoint Security SDK

(PRWEB) May 26, 2005 -- IPdiva, a European company specialized in SSL Remote Access Solutions and Services (www.IPdiva.com) and OPSWAT, Inc. (www.opswat.com), a leading provider of Endpoint security competency tools, announced a technology partnership wherein IPdiva SSL VPN Solutions will incorporate OPSWAT antivirus and firewall endpoint control technology.

The partnership will enhance IPdiva’s endpoint integrity check portfolio to enforce antivirus,antispyware,browser and firewall security policy.
“With companies expanding their remote access capabilities to a variety of locations, entities and access equipment, the security policy enforcement for endpoints has become a necessity” said Yvonnick David, IPdiva founder and President. “Partnering with OPSWAT allows us to provide advanced security enforcement services to our customers in order to protect them from unsafe or compromised endpoints.

IPDiva SSL VPN solutions leverage the Antivirus and Firewall modules of the OPSWAT Endpoint Security integration SDK - the industry standard for endpoint security compliancy.

“Being able to manage remote access securely is increasingly important,” said Benny Czarny, OPSWAT’s founder and CEO. “The combination of OPSWAT and IPDiva security technologies now gives IT administrators better control over the security of remote machines accessing the network.”

“The Endpoint Security SDK provides security technology vendors and integrators with a cost-effective means to develop a single management interface that supports the diverse mix of antivirus, firewall and anti-spyware applications used by their end-customers. The SDK has also been successfully used by corporate customers to develop internal endpoint security management solutions,“said Tom Mullen, OPSWAT's Business Development Manager.

About IPDiva SA
IPdiva is a leading European supplier of secure remote access solutions and services. Specifically focused on SSL "clientless" remote access solutions, IPdiva addresses a variety secure remote access needs for corporate customers, government entities and industrial equipment providers. Started in 2003, IPdiva is incorporated in Rennes, France.

OPSWAT, Inc. is a leading manufacturer of endpoint security development tools, specializing in antivirus, anti-spyware, firewall, and browser security integration SDKs which cover the majority of endpoint security products.

OPSWAT customers include security technology companies, system integrators and corporations seeking to manage endpoint security applications.

Founded in 2002, the company is headquartered in San Francisco, California, with operation office in Herzliya, Israel.


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