Cloakware Issues Infocast For Federal Customers

Infocast outlines the challenges being faced by government agencies, and provides solutions to overcome these threats

May 1, 2009

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VIENNA, Va., April 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Cloakware Inc., the provider of proven software solutions for securing mission-critical assets, today announced the immediate availability of a new Infocast aimed at government officials struggling with the ever-growing problem of Cyber Critical Infrastructure Protection (Cyber CIP). The Infocast, available here, outlines the challenges being faced by government agencies, and provides solutions to overcome these threats. Pulling from real-world case studies, Cloakware will outline how agencies have overcome these challenges with no interruption to daily activities, while meeting compliance and accountability objectives.

"Working with our federal government customers, we understand that while protecting their cyber assets from outside hackers is of great concern, the insider threat is becoming increasingly worrisome," said Robert Grapes, chief technologist at Cloakware. "In response to our clients' concerns, we've put together this Infocast to highlight security issues such as securing intellectual property, anti-tampering and reverse engineering to provide solutions on how to protect against these types of internal threats."

Government officials will gain valuable insight into what is quickly becoming a tangible threat to the security of their data -- the insider threat -- as well as strategies on how to protect their critical information, while maintaining a level of transparency and accountability demanded by auditors.

Some key takeaways include:

-- Insights into the scale of the issue yet to be addressed by the Federal standards or complying departments -- Case studies highlighting flaws in access and storage of critical system passwords -- Methods on how to automate the process of securing agency datacenters, satisfying IT departments, regulators and bottom-line initiatives -- How agencies can make the business case for securing critical information from insiders threats

Learn about critical infrastructure protection today

About Cloakware

Cloakware provides innovative, secure, proven software technology solutions that enable customers to protect business and digital assets in enterprise, consumer and government markets. Cloakware's two main product lines include Cloakware Datacenter Solutions, which help organizations meet governance, risk management and compliance (GRC) objectives for privileged password management while ensuring business continuity and the security of mission-critical data and IT infrastructure. Cloakware Consumer Product Solutions protect software and content on PCs, set-top boxes, mobile phones and media players.

Protecting more than one billion deployed applications, Cloakware is the security cornerstone of many of the world's largest, most recognizable and technologically advanced companies. Headquartered in Vienna, VA and Ottawa, Canada, Cloakware has regional sales offices worldwide.

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