Brentwood, Tennessee – (The Hosting News) – February 8, 2007 – Financial institution website design, web hosting, and technology solutions firm, Goldleaf Financial Solutions, Inc., has addressed customers’ concerns regarding preventing online fraud, by forming a strategic partnership with Gladiator Technology Services, Inc.
Goldleaf will market Gladiator’s CoreDEFENSE to its more than 2,500 financial institutions nationwide.
The increasing number of federal regulations, combined with the rapid growth of Internet banking, has spurred many financial institutions to look for more robust security monitoring to protect their customers’ information. According to the nonprofit organization Privacy Rights Clearinghouse, in 2005, more than 93 million customers had sensitive financial information potentially compromised as a result of a security breach. Gladiator’s CoreDEFENSE is an integrated, comprehensive security service, managed 24 hours, seven days a week, 365 days a year to detect and prevent intrusion. CoreDEFENSE has been specifically designed and developed for financial institutions.
Lynn Boggs, CEO of Goldleaf Financial Solutions remarked, “In today’s environment, financial institutions must take measures to protect their customers’ financial data. We perform extensive due diligence when evaluating and recommending new solutions to our customers, as we are fully committed to providing leading industry resources to our customers. Gladiator is a recognized leader in providing managed security services to the financial marketplace, and we believe its product is a strong addition to our all-encompassing suite of services and product offerings.”
Danny Johnston, CEO of Gladiator Technology Services, Inc. added, “Goldleaf is a nationally recognized leader in banking technology, and as such, this partnership will allow Gladiator to expand its reach in the financial services market. We are honored to have been selected as a partner with Goldleaf, a company with a national reputation for providing leading solutions to the financial marketplace.”
Gladiator is a managed security services provider (MSSP) specifically serving over 500 community financial institutions nationwide. Its team of security and technology specialists is committed to protecting institutions’ systems and customer information in adherence with regulatory standards as defined by the federal government. The company is owned and operated by banking industry veterans who understand the complexity of technology configurations in banking systems and the regulatory responsibility assigned to financial institutions’ daily operation. Gladiator’s unique enterprise-wide, multiple-layered approach addresses the various types of vulnerabilities found within each institution’s technology systems. Its flagship offering, CoreDEFENSE, is an integrated, comprehensive and managed 24x7x365 intrusion prevention and detection security service, specifically designed and developed for financial institutions. Their service offering is flexible and can be customized to meet the various security needs of institutions. Gladiator provides the following services: Network Intrusion Prevention, Host Intrusion Prevention and Detection, Email Filtering and Encryption, Executive- and System-level Reporting, Firewall Monitoring and Management, Network/Internet Systems and Security Manual, Information Security Program, Vulnerability Assessments, Penetration Tests, Security Assessments, online Security Awareness Training, and Technology Management Training. For additional information about Gladiator, please call 678-461-4620.
Goldleaf Financial Solutions, Inc. (GFSI) offers a fully-featured product suite that provides core data processing, item processing and check imaging, ACH origination and processing, remote check capture and deposit processing, accounts receivable financing solutions, a teller automation system, turn-key leasing solutions, financial institution website design and hosting and retail inventory management services. Goldleaf believes its suite of products and services allows financial institutions and small to medium-sized business customers to compete more effectively in today’s aggressive financial services marketplace, to grow trusted financial relationships and to enhance profitability through the efficient use of technology and an expanded community presence.
For more information about Gladiator, please visit: www.gladiatortechnology.com.
To learn more about Goldleaf Financial Solutions, please visit: www.goldleaf.com.