Monday, November 03, 2008
GlobalSCAPE Receives Certificate of Networthiness from US Army
SAN ANTONIO -- GlobalSCAPE, Inc. (AMEX:
GSB), a leading developer of file-centric solutions for the internet, today
announced that Secure FTP Server™ FIPs version 3 and CuteFTP Pro® version 8 have
received the Certificate of Networthiness (CoN) from the US Army Network Technology
Command (NETCOM). A CoN is required for all systems operating within the Army Enterprise
Infostructure (AEI). The AEI includes the key information technology systems that
provide the Army with agile and adaptive capabilities, powered by net-centric, interoperable
access to knowledge, systems, and services.
The CoN signifies successful completion of a stringent assessment to ensure Army
automated information systems are secure, supportable, sustainable, and compatible
with the AEI. GlobalSCAPE’s receipt of this certificate enables Army installations
worldwide to install and operate Secure FTP Server FIPS version 3 and CuteFTP Pro
GlobalSCAPE's Secure FTP Server is a scalable solution that enables and protects
mission-critical file transfers with state-of-the-art security and delivers enterprise-level
performance at a desktop price. The solution supports multiple protocols and also
allows secure administration of local and remote servers and sites. CuteFTP Pro
is an award-winning FTP client for securely and reliably transferring files over
industry standard protocols including FTP, FTPS, HTTP, HTTPS and SSH.
The CoN follows GlobalSCAPE's prior (February 2008) receipt of Federal Information
Processing Standards (FIPS) 140-2 validation of the GlobalSCAPE Cryptographic Module
(GSCM) to provide secure transfer of information. "GlobalSCAPE is delighted to receive
the CoN from the Army NETCOM," stated Tim Barton, GlobalSCAPE Vice President of
Server Products. "The certificate will significantly enhance our ability to deliver
solutions to the Army and other DoD customers worldwide."
GlobalSCAPE®, Inc. (AMEX: GSB), headquartered in San Antonio, TX, provides managed
file transfer (MFT) products to securely exchange critical information over public
networks. Since the release of CuteFTP in 1996, GlobalSCAPE's products have
continued to evolve to meet the business and technology needs of an increasingly
interconnected global marketplace. For more information about GlobalSCAPE's
products, visit www.globalscape.com.
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