CipherCloud for Box Solution Delivers an Additional Level of
Security for Cloud Content Sharing
SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 25, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- RSA CONFERENCE 2013 --
Today CipherCloud, the leader in cloud information protection,
introduced CipherCloud for Box to extend data privacy, residency,
security, and regulatory controls to organizations using Box's content
Despite explosive growth in the cloud content and collaboration market
and its evident advantages to productivity and cost efficiencies,
information protection requirements continue to be the primary hurdle
for enterprise adoption.
The CipherCloud for Box solution delivers data loss prevention to scan,
detect, and take action to protect sensitive organizational
information, providing an additional level of security and control for
business collaboration and content sharing on Box.
Mutual customers -- particularly organizations in the financial
services, healthcare, e-commerce, and technology sectors -- can
leverage this solution to meet industry compliance mandates, including
GLBA, PCI, HIPAA, HITECH, PIPEDA, ITAR, and EU Data Protection.
This is enabled via the CipherCloud Open Platform which provides cloud
information protection, encryption, malware detection, and cloud user
activity auditing for organizations to securely adopt cloud
"Our collaboration with Box supports our vision for building trust in
the cloud by eliminating concerns about security and regulatory
compliance," said Pravin Kothari, founder & CEO of CipherCloud.
"Together, Box and CipherCloud are taking information protection to the
next level, giving companies the confidence to embrace popular
commercial cloud applications anywhere, anytime, and realize the cost
savings and efficiencies they bring."
"As the enterprise choice for content collaboration in the cloud, we
have always taken our customers' security and compliance concerns
seriously," said Whitney Bouck, general manager of Enterprise at Box.
"This integration with CipherCloud extends additional information
protection controls to customers while preserving the usability and
functionality that sets Box apart from other cloud content solutions."
The product will be demonstrated at the CipherCloud booth (# 556) at
the 2013 RSA Security Conference February 25 - March 1 at the Moscone
Center in San Francisco.
CipherCloud for Box
CipherCloud delivers protection to sensitive information in the cloud
through a ground-breaking technology that enables organizations to
securely adopt cloud applications. CipherCloud's technology protects
information in real time, before it's sent to the cloud, using
operations-preserving technology that does not impact usability or the
Key Benefits of CipherCloud for Box
For organizations, the solution contains many advanced information
protection capabilities based on an open security platform.
-- Enforce Data Loss Prevention: Setcustom DLP policies that scan, detect,
and take action to protect sensitive information in any field or
document, providing an additional level of security and control
-- Deliver Malware Detection: Screen information exchanges including user
uploaded attachments for virus, malware and other embedded threats
-- Provide Activity Monitoring: Use security dashboards to control user
activities based on security policies to prevent data loss caused by
downloading confidential content
-- Retain Usability and Functionality: Preserve the user experience,
functionality, and performance of Box through the desktop client, Web
browser, and mobile device
-- Leverage Existing Infrastructure: CipherCloud Open Platform can
integrate with deployed DLP solutions such as Symantec(TM) and McAfee(R)
to leverage existing DLP policies
-- Use One Gateway for All Cloud Applications: Support all leading cloud
applications through the CipherCloud gateway including Salesforce,
Force.com, Chatter, Google Gmail, Microsoft Office 365, AWS, Box and
many others; use Connect AnyApp and Connect Database to enable IT teams
to support any cloud application or database in hours
CipherCloud is the leader in cloud information protection with more
than 1.2 million users and more than 100 million protected customer
records around the globe. CipherCloud's 256-bit encryption gateways
secure data in the cloud and put control of the encryption keys in the
hands of the customer, ensuring that organizations retain control over
data in transit and at rest in the cloud.
CipherCloud, the leader in cloud information protection, provides cloud
encryption and tokenization gateways to enable organizations to
securely adopt cloud applications by eliminating concerns about data
privacy, residency, security, and regulatory compliance. CipherCloud's
ground-breaking gateway encrypts sensitive information in real time,
before it's sent to the cloud, using operations-preserving encryption
and tokenization technology without impacting usability or the
application in any way.
The CipherCloud product portfolio supports popular cloud applications
out-of-the-box such as Salesforce, Force.com, Chatter, Box, Google
Gmail, Microsoft Office 365, and Amazon AWS. Additionally, CipherCloud
Connect AnyApp and Database Gateway enable organizations to extend data
protection to hundreds of third-party cloud and private cloud
applications and databases.
CipherCloud is backed by premier venture capital firms including
Andreessen Horowitz, Index Ventures, and T-Venture, the venture capital
arm of Deutsche Telekom. For more information, visit
www.ciphercloud.com and follow us on Twitter @ciphercloud.
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CONTACT: Lise Feng
Montner & Associates, Tech PR