Verimatrix’s App Shield and Extended Threat Defense (XTD) solutions selected by Jarir to protect their valuable intellectual property data against cyber threats
AIX-EN-PROVENCE, France & SAN DIEGO, September 14, 2022–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Regulatory News:
Verimatrix, (Euronext Paris: VMX), a leading provider of user security solutions for a safer connected world, today announced that Jarir, the leading e-commerce and online shopping company in Saudi Arabia, selected Verimatrix’s App Shield Pro and monitoring service, Extended Threat Defense (XTD) family, to protect sensitive intellectual property data as part of its services for Android users.
With millions of users of its e-commerce application, Jarir was looking for a quick and proven solution that would allow it to take advantage of the latest protections against attacks such as reverse engineering and repackaging. The company has also paid particular attention to monitoring and detecting risks within its install base, so as to identify threat profiles and prevent potential attacks.
With its zero-code approach to application security and monitoring, Verimatrix’s App Shield Pro and XTD technologies allow Jarir to take a non-intrusive and innovative approach to application security, and also to benefit from valuable intelligence likely to enable him to avoid costly security incidents.
“After a rigorous selection process, we selected Verimatrix because of its holistic approach to intellectual property protection and its unique cyber threat monitoring capabilities,” said Nasser Abdul-Aziz, Chief Operations Officer of Jarir Bookstore. . “It is important for us to work with cybersecurity experts such as Verimatrix, who can offer us this essential combination of proactive protections, ease of use and first-class service.”
The Jarir Marketing Company (also known as “Jarir Bookstore” or “Jarir”) was established in Riyadh in 1974 and started out as a small bookstore. In the 1980s, Jarir opened a second branch in Riyadh, followed by another in the 1990s. Jarir is now considered the market leader in the Middle East for consumer computing products, electronics, supplies desk and books. Jarir is a retailer and wholesaler of its products in Saudi Arabia and other Gulf countries. In 2002, Jarir became a joint-stock company (CR No. 1010032264) and was listed on the Saudi Capital Market (Tadawul) in 2003. Currently, Jarir has a paid-up capital of 1.20 billion Saudi Riyals. Visit www.jarir.com
Verimatrix (Euronext Paris: VMX) helps make today’s connected world safer by providing user-focused security solutions. Verimatrix protects content, applications and connected objects by offering intuitive security, without constraints and entirely focused on the user. The biggest players in the market trust Verimatrix to ensure the protection of their content, such as premium films, streaming sports, sensitive financial and medical data, and mobile applications essential to their business. Verimatrix enables the trusted relationships its customers depend on to deliver quality content and service to millions of consumers around the world. Verimatrix supports its partners to allow them faster access to the market, facilitate their development, protect their revenues and win new customers. To learn more, visit www.verimatrix.com.
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