EngagePoint recognized with Veracode's 2013 Secure Development Award

EngagePoint's application among three companies recognized for having the lowest flaw density

Aug 01, 2013, 09:00 ET from EngagePoint

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Aug. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- EngagePoint today announced that the company has received the 2013 Secure Development Award from Veracode. This award recognizes Veracode customers scanned over a twelve month period, with an application possessing the lowest flaw density, or fewest flaws per megabyte of code.

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To determine winners, Veracode, the leader in application security, analyzed applications scanned and calculated the flaw density of each, including those built in Java, .NET, C, and C++. This is the second year Veracode has presented organizations with this award. EngagePoint, along with two other organizations, were shown to have the lowest flaw density when compared to thousands of other applications scanned over a twelve month period.

"The Secure Development Award recognizes organizations and developers who understand the importance of implementing application security testing into the software development lifecycle," said Chris Wysopal, co-founder, CTO and CISO, Veracode. "EngagePoint's commitment to application security testing will help them continue to identify flaws and potential vulnerabilities in their applications, creating stronger more marketable products."

"We are proud to have received the Veracode 2013 Secure Development Award," said Sam Hua, senior vice president of platform and architecture at EngagePoint. "Our clients handle sensitive data for benefits, eligibility and enrollment transactions. We are entrusted with aggregating data and managing these transactions across a number of internal and external systems.  This award from Veracode is recognition of the focus and investment we have put into earning and keeping the trust of our clients in the role of their software vendor and system integrator."

For more information on the award and the selection process, please visit: http://www.veracode.com/awards-recognition/secure-development-award.html.

About Veracode
Veracode's cloud-based solutions and security services help enterprises and government agencies find vulnerabilities in internally developed software, mobile apps, web applications, and applications across the software supply chain. By working with these organizations, Veracode is securing the world's software and creating a more secure environment for businesses and consumers. For more information about Veracode, visit www.veracode.com, follow @Veracode on Twitter or read the Veracode Blog.

About EngagePoint
EngagePoint helps government agencies and commercial payers tackle their most complex health care modernization and policy challenges. As experts in systems integration with a deep understanding of public and private health insurance, benefits management and health care IT, we deliver configurable and sustainable solutions that exceed client expectation in less time, at lower cost and with greater assurance.

Our platforms, applications and integration services help state agencies address policy requirements for consumer health insurance access and coverage (ACA) as well as modernization of Medicaid legacy systems. EngagePoint was founded in 2007 and recognized as the 34th fastest growing private U.S. company on the 2012 INC 500 list. For more information visit www.EngagePoint.com.

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