Comguard Unveils Common Criteria EAL 4+ Certified Mulitfunction Firewalls and Content Security Solutions from WatchGuard in the region
Comguard Makes Available the Latest WatchGuard XTM and XCS Products Certified for Demanding Enterprise and Government Environments in the Middle East region.
- (1888PressRelease) July 12, 2012 - Comguard, a Dubai based leading value added distributor for IT security products today announced the availability of the latest array of Common Criteria EAL 4+ WatchGuard multifunction security appliances (WatchGuard XTM firewalls) and its extensible content, messaging and data loss prevention (WatchGuard XCS appliances) solutions in the Middle East region. For government and enterprise network security administrators, EAL4+ stands as a key certification around the world.
Mohammad Mobasseri, Senior Vice President, Comguard, said, "Having EAL4 certification validates WatchGuard solutions and gives our partners and customers confidence in deploying unparalleled security solutions."
Common Criteria Evaluation Assurance Level (EAL) and the EAL 4+ Certification is an International Standard for information technology security certification determining the trustworthiness of security products.
The Common Criteria evaluations involve rigorous analysis and testing to examine the security aspects of a product or system. Extensive testing involves comprehensive and formally repeatable process, confirming that the security product functions as claimed by the manufacturer. Security weaknesses and potential vulnerabilities are specifically examined during an evaluation.
WatchGuard XTM and XCS Gateway Security Solutions
The XTM family of network security appliances is a new class of performance-driven solutions. Blazing fast throughput combines with advanced networking features to handle high-volume traffic securely at an affordable price. The XTM solutions include a suite of flexible management tools that allow IT administrators to manage security through an intuitive centralized console, command line interface, and web UI. There are 19 models to choose from to provide gateway security for small to mid-size businesses, from 50 users or fewer up to 4,000.
WatchGuard XCS (Extensible Content Security) solutions, deliver the industry's most effective defense-in-depth solution for email security, web security and data loss prevention. These easy-to-use, all-in-one solutions offer the most effective defense from email and web-based threats including spam, viruses, malware, URL filtering, blended threats, spyware and network attacks. Customers can choose from six different models to suit the unique messaging security requirements ranging from small business to the most demanding enterprise email and web networks.
Comguard FZ LLC is one of the leading Value added Distributor in the IT security space and has a reach across the Middle East and North Africa region. The company was established in 2002 and is headquartered in Dubai, UAE. Comguard is a part of Spectrum Group which is engaged in IT networking and security training, and consultancy. Hence, the biggest strength for Comguard is the skill sets which has made it one of the fastest growing Value added Distributor in the region and have been recognized by several awards from vendors and industry platforms like Top 5 Value added Distributor by Reseller Middle East magazine and the Choice of Channel Award from VAR MEA magazine. For more information see www.comguard.net.