Innovative offering simplifies cloud security as a part of the AWS
shared security model
OTTAWA AND LAS VEGAS, Nov. 15, 2013 /CNW/ - At AWS re:Invent 2013, Trend Micro Incorporated (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704) is showcasing a comprehensive, automated
security solution for deployments on Amazon Web Services (AWS).
Including key security capabilities such as anti-malware, firewall,
intrusion prevention, encryption, and application scanning, this
optimized solution empowers organizations to address their
responsibilities under the AWS shared security model and keeps
corporate applications and data safe. In addition, its
first-of-its-kind licensing model is aligned to the way organizations
purchase AWS instances, revolutionizing how security is purchased for
Ranked number one1 in cloud security, the solution is powered by the Trend Micro™ Deep Security platform, which secures cloud instances, Web applications and sensitive
enterprise data. Unlike traditional offerings with a singular focus on
capabilities like anti-malware, the Deep Security platform is
full-featured and easily deployed based on each customer's needs. As an
AWS Advanced Technology Partner, Trend Micro is also the only security
provider leveraging the new AWS Test Drive Program, equipping customers to evaluate a broad range of security capabilities
for their deployment—in minutes and at no charge.
"We were required to obtain PCI-DSS certification, in a short time, due
to a requirement of one of our biggest customers. We chose Trend Micro™
SecureCloud™ service and Deep Security because, with these solutions,
we have been able to meet various requirements of the PCI-DSS in a
modular, fully integrated way," said Renato Giuliana, cloud project
manager, Vayon Insurance Solution Provider. "Other major
differentiators we found were the fast implementation of the project
and the affordable cost."
AWS's shared responsibility security model establishes distinct roles to
protect deployments. While AWS is responsible for infrastructure
security, end-users are obligated to protect the operating system and
beyond. Trend Micro's solution encompasses a variety of capabilities
to ensure deployments remain secure on AWS:
Deployed as a service or on premise, Deep Security protects and secures
physical and virtual servers, and public and private cloud deployments.
It matches the elasticity and flexibility of AWS with the full support
of leading operating systems and is optimized for autoscaling using
Application vulnerability scanning with expert false positive removal
combined with Web reputation management provides a holistic view of
application security for any Web app.
Sophisticated encryption and key management capabilities have been
optimized for the AWS environment to seamlessly protect data across
private and public cloud deployments. Trend Micro also offers a
groundbreaking approach to protecting data in transit with unlimited
SSL certificates, empowering customers to deploy the right security
without concerns over extra costs.
Trend Micro is the only security provider that allows organizations to
align the purchase of their security solution with the way they
purchase cloud services on AWS. Organizations can purchase security in
two ways: in advance, similar to purchasing a reserved instance; or
pay-as-you go, comparable to an on-demand instance, which bills only
for the security used at a fraction of what customers pay AWS.
Find out more at: http://www.trendmicro.com/us/business/cloud-data/index.html
About Trend Micro
Trend Micro Incorporated, a global leader in security software, rated
number one in server security (IDC, 2013), strives to make the world safe for exchanging digital
information. Built on 25 years of experience, our solutions for
consumers, businesses and governments provide layered data security to protect information on mobile devices, endpoints, gateways, servers
and the cloud. Trend Micro enables the smart protection of information,
with innovative security technology that is simple to deploy and
manage, and fits an evolving ecosystem. All of our solutions are
powered by cloud-based global threat intelligence, the Trend Micro™ Smart Protection Network™ infrastructure, and are
supported by over 1,200 threat experts around the globe. For more
information, visit TrendMicro.com.
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SOURCE: Trend Micro Canada
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