STAMFORD, CT -- (Marketwire) -- 03/05/13 -- Protegrity USA, Inc., a leading provider of end-to-end data security solutions, announces deeper enterprise security for global businesses addressing privacy obstacles such as cross-border data transfer and industry specific regulatory compliance.
Ever-changing privacy and compliance regulations require developing a comprehensive but flexible data protection strategy. Protegrity's Data Security Platform enables companies to centrally control their data security strategy across all databases, files and applications to withstand the constantly evolving security issues of big data, mobile and cloud. Enterprises are able to protect their Personally Identifiable Information (PII), Personal Health Information (PHI) and Payment Card Information (PCI), reduce the risk of attack and mitigate any potential breaches.
Protegrity customer Samsung Electronics, last week announced a comprehensive mobile solution to provide security from the hardware through to the application layer helping IT departments optimize corporate privacy in a BYOD environment. With this effort, Samsung is able to ensure a secure, compliant enterprise and employee satisfaction by delivering fundamental data protection on the platform while keeping the experience pleasant for the user.
"Companies need to be proactive with their internal and external data security strategy. Privacy and compliance are huge concerns that need to be addressed now and for the future," said Ulf Mattsson, Protegrity CTO. "As the demands of data security evolve, Protegrity is also advancing with powerful solutions such as Vaultless Tokenization to give customers a competitive advantage and provide a unique layer of protection against the constantly changing security landscape."
Protegrity Vaultless Tokenization delivers companies a reliable, flexible and transparent data security solution to simplify the complex issues of privacy, international data transfers and regulatory compliance. Tokenization replaces sensitive data with fake data -- business intelligence embedded tokens -- reducing scope while ensuring privacy and efficiency. With the "vault" eliminated, businesses achieve a high-performing and scalable solution.
Protegrity Vaultless Tokenization has been implemented in some of the largest companies in the world, including retail, financial services and payment processors.
Headquartered in Stamford, Conn., Protegrity provides high performance, infinitely scalable, end-to-end data security solutions that protect sensitive information across the enterprise from the point of acquisition to deletion. The company's award-winning software products span a variety of data protection methods, including end-to-end encryption, Vaultless Tokenization, masking, and monitoring and are backed by several important data protection technology patents. Currently, more than 200 enterprise customers worldwide rely on Protegrity's comprehensive data security solutions to enable compliance for PCI DSS, HIPAA and other data protection mandates while protecting their sensitive data, brand, and business reputation. For more information, please visit www.protegrity.com.