08 Oct IDC MarketScape Recognizes Kryptowire as a Leader in 2019 Worldwide Mobile App Security Testing 2019 Vendor Assessment
MCLEAN, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Kryptowire’s current capabilities, menu of services, and alignment with customer needs were recognized in both 2019 IDC MarketScape reports for Mobile Application Security Testing for Development Security and Operations (DevSecOps)* and Information Security (InfoSec).**
“Organizations should consider Kryptowire when they are looking for a MAST vendor that has a major emphasis on testing mobile apps for alignment and compliance with government and international industry standards, particularly when organizations are in key security- and privacy-conscious vertical industries such as banking, finance, healthcare, and government,” stated Denise Lund, Research Director, Enterprise Mobility, IDC .
Kryptowire’s MAST software automatically tests against internationally recognized security and privacy standards, including NIAP, NIST, OWASP, GDPR, and other industry-specific standards. Kryptowire software performs automated testing of app binaries and every library included in the mobile app, including fully automated dynamic analysis, which uses proprietary forced-path execution to examine every branch of code. Kryptowire provides automated BAST that inspects behaviors of the mobile app UI and supports the custom test scenarios. Kryptowire MAST software can be deployed onsite or hosted in the cloud and integrates with every major MDM to test every app, on every employee mobile device across the enterprise. Kryptowire can be used at any stage of the SDLC for both developers and IT professionals to perform scans for security risks device assets.
The IDC MarketScape reports coincide with the release of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) study titled, “Evaluating Mobile App Vetting Integration with Enterprise Mobility Management in the Enterprise.” Kryptowire encourages organizations that want to comply with the highest security standards to follow the same technically rigorous DHS methodology and IDC market research when evaluating MAST solutions.
“Kryptowire has always focused on R&D and our core technology to meet our customer’s stringent security requirements,” said Kryptowire CEO Angelos Stavrou. “We are proud to be recognized again by yet another independent third party for our mobile app security analysis technical capabilities. Stay tuned for bigger and better things from Kryptowire.”
Download an excerpt of the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Mobile App Security Testing 2019 Vendor Assessment – DevSecOps Emphasis here. Download the DHS Mobile App Vetting Integration with EMM in the Enterprise report here.
Sources: *IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Mobile App Security Testing 2019 Vendor Assessment – DevSecOps Emphasis, Doc #US45388519, August 2019
**IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Mobile App Security Testing 2019 Vendor Assessment – InfoSec Emphasis, Doc #US45459219, September 2019
Kryptowire automatically tests and validates the security of mobile and IoT firmware and applications to the highest government and industry software assurance standards. Kryptowire was jumpstarted by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in 2011. Kryptowire is based in McLean, Virginia, USA and has a customer base ranging from government agencies to auto manufacturers, national cable TV companies, and utility companies. For more information or to schedule a demo, visit www.kryptowire.com.
About IDC MarketScape:
IDC MarketScape vendor analysis model is designed to provide an overview of the competitive fitness of ICT (information and communications technology) suppliers in a given market. The research methodology utilizes a rigorous scoring methodology based on both qualitative and quantitative criteria that results in a single graphical illustration of each vendor’s position within a given market. IDC MarketScape provides a clear framework in which the product and service offerings, capabilities and strategies, and current and future market success factors of IT and telecommunications vendors can be meaningfully compared. The framework also provides technology buyers with a 360-degree assessment of the strengths and weaknesses of current and prospective vendors.
Tom Karygiannis, VP Product
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