FAIRMONT, W.Va., May 23, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Backbone Security, the global leader in digital steganography detection and hidden information extraction tools, is pleased to announced a strategic partnership with Intelligent Technologies Labs (ITL), boasting the region’s first Certified Steganography Examiners on staff, and delivering business-centric security solutions, to distribute Backbone’s products throughout the Middle East.
ITL will be distributing the forensic tools and network security appliance developed in Backbone’s Steganography Analysis and Research Center (SARC) with a primary focus on recruiting resellers to establish a larger footprint and greater market visibility.
Technical staff in the SARC have developed the Steganography Analyzer, or StegAlyzer, family of products that includes industry leading forensic tools for detecting the presence or use digital steganography to conceal evidence of criminal activity and the world’s only network security appliance capable of detecting insiders downloading or using steganography to ex-filtrate sensitive information in real-time.
ITL will provide sales, marketing, training, and support to resellers to help them in offering technical solutions to end customers.
ITL will also provide Tier 1 technical support to end customers and resellers with Backbone providing Tier 2 technical support as necessary.
“We are excited to partner with ITL,” said Bart Guerreri, Founder, Chairman, and CEO of Backbone Security. “Their presence in the Middle East will help us introduce our industry leading digital forensic tools and network security appliance to new customers and resellers in Bahrain, Jordan, Kuwait, Morocco, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates.”
“Our partnership with Backbone Security allows us to provide highly specialized technical solutions to an ever-growing hidden threat,” said Mohamed Abuagla, Founder and CEO of ITL. “We aim to leverage Backbone’s leadership in Digital Steganography and Steganalysis and collaboratively offer a strong solutions portfolio to address real security challenges in today’s and tomorrow’s cyber security space.”
About Backbone Security:
Backbone is an Approved Scanning Vendor (ASV) certified by the Payment Card Industry (PCI) Security Standards Council (SSC) to conduct external PCI vulnerability scans with a one-stop scanning solution. Backbone is also host to the Steganography Analysis and Research Center (SARC). The SARC is a Center of Excellence in digital steganography research and development that has established the world’s largest repository of digital steganography applications, fingerprints, and signatures.
SARC technical staff has also developed industry leading computer forensics and network security steganalysis tools for detecting and extracting information hidden with digital steganography applications. For more information: www.backbonesecurity.com and www.sarc-wv.com.
About Intelligent Technologies Labs:
Founded in 2002, Intelligent Technologies Labs (ITL) is a dynamic Information Technology firm committed to offering leading security solutions and services that secure and manage business and IT complexities. ITL is a multi-national company that has offices near Washington, D.C., United States of America; Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and Doha, Qatar. ITL’s success is driven from helping partners and clients focus on their core business objectives and activities. As a Value Added Distributor (VAD), ITL thrives on empowering its partner’s success, by ensuring their continued access to the latest technologies, training and support.
ITL specializes in approaching business challenges with innovative solutions based on deep understanding of best-practices while recognizing the uniqueness of each organization. We capitalize on our own experiences to help organizations achieve and surpass their mission and goals. We offer a range of turn-key solutions and services designed to meet business and IT immediate needs. Our solutions are tactical, short-term engagements that yield strategic, long-term impacts. For detailed information on ITL: www.itlme.com.