INetU & Trustwave Partner to Provide Hosted Security Services for PCI DSS and HIPAA Compliance

CHICAGO and ALLENTOWN, Pa. (May 13, 2009) - INetU Managed Hosting (www.inetu.net) and Trustwave (www.trustwave.com) have partnered to deliver a security program for merchants seeking compliance with the PCI DSS, HIPAA, and other standards in a managed hosting environment. Together, INetU's industry-leading managed hosting services and Trustwave's managed security solutions put merchants who engage both companies in an excellent position to validate compliance with the PCI DSS and other regulatory standards. The new security program provides:

  • INetU's Managed Hosting Services:  INetU takes a uniquely consultative approach to helping clients with compliance needs. While working with the customer, INetU's security experts design a managed hosting solution that addresses their compliance needs. Experts help choose the right firewalls, network devices, and server hardening practices that put their hosted servers in compliance with best security practices. INetU is validated PCI DSS compliant and is SAS 70 Type II certified.
  • TrustKeeper®: Trustwave's on-demand compliance management service, TrustKeeper, detects and alerts you of security flaws at your network perimeter and provides guidance to address these exploits. It also provides the necessary tools to support on-going compliance with several industry and regulatory standards, including external vulnerability scanning.
  • Trustwave Managed IPS: Trustwave Intrusion Prevention System positions state-of-the-art technology at your network choke points that examine traffic passing through at the application layer. It then continuously scans your network to identify assets, self-tuning to provide defense against only those attacks that threaten specific systems and vulnerabilities on your network. Tustwave's IPS intelligently integrates vulnerability identification and intrusion prevention into a single appliance.
  • Trustwave Network Security Monitoring: Trustwave's NSM service features a staff of highly trained security engineers that monitor systems 24x7 to provide continuous, expert analysis with minimal false positive reports. Automated analytics and correlation technologies constantly observe security events identified in log stream and monitor trends and patterns for indications of unusual or suspicious activity.

"Our partnership with Trustwave helps us deliver a more complete solution to clients who are handling sensitive data," says Dev Chanchani, president of INetU. "With the combined expertise of INetU and Trustwave, our clients have the right tools to tackle any compliance concerns."

"Our managed security services are the ideal solution for any organization looking to implement a more robust data security program to protect key information assets and comply with industry and regulatory standards for the protection of data," says Robert J. McCullen, chairman and CEO of Trustwave. "This partnership should encourage INetU merchants to move beyond compliance by incorporating security best practices into their organization's daily security practices."

About INetU Managed Hosting
INetU (pronounced I Net You) is a Managed Hosting Provider located in Allentown, PA, USA (www.inetu.net). Dedicated to building long-term relationships with its clients, INetU supports many popular Web applications and provides high availability hosting for Enterprise Web sites in the Online Retail, Healthcare, Financial Services, SaaS, Web Development, Education, Government, Consulting, Non-Profit. INetU has scored above 95% customer satisfaction over the last four consecutive years of testing.

About Trustwave
Trustwave is a leading provider of on-demand and subscription-based information security and payment card industry compliance management solutions to businesses and government entities throughout the world. For organizations faced with today's challenging data security and compliance environment, Trustwave provides a unique approach with comprehensive solutions that include its flagship TrustKeeper® compliance management software and other proprietary security solutions including SIEM , WAF , EV SSL certificates  and secure digital certificates . Trustwave has helped hundreds of thousands of organizations-ranging from Fortune 500 businesses and large financial institutions to small and medium-sized retailers-manage compliance and secure their network infrastructures, data communications and critical information assets. Trustwave is headquartered in Chicago with offices throughout North America, South America, Europe, Africa, Asia and Australia. For more information, visit https://www.trustwave.com .