05 Feb, 2019, 09:00 ET
SALT LAKE CITY, Feb. 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Ivanti, the company that unifies IT to better manage and secure the digital workplace, today announced that Ivanti® Patch for Windows has been awarded the U.S. Army's Certificate of Networthiness (CoN 201823072) by the U.S. Army Network Enterprise Technology Command (NETCOM). The Networthiness Certification Program manages the specific risks and impacts associated with the fielding of Information Systems (ISs) and supporting efforts, requires formal certification throughout the life cycle of all ISs that use the Information Technology (IT) infrastructure, and sustains the health of the Army Enterprise Infrastructure.
Networthiness Certification is concerned with the identification, measurement, control, and minimization of security risks and impacts in IT systems to a level commensurate with the value of the assets protected. The new Army CoN for Ivanti Patch for Windows 9.3 Update 1 is an extension of an earlier certification earned under the Shavlik brand prior to becoming Ivanti. The certification is part of Ivanti's continued focus in certifying that its solutions will meet evolving customer needs. The Ivanti Patch for Windows CoN can be found on the AKO Networthiness website using CoN CERT-201823072.
The Army CoN comes shortly after receiving an extension of the Ivanti Patch for Windows Common Criteria EAL 2+. Additional details on the Common Criteria listing for Ivanti can be found on the Common Criteria Certified Products Portal, including the updated Maintenance Report and Security Target.
"At Ivanti, we strive to simplify the Windows patching process, delivering timely, consistent patching that helps ensure the security of our customers' environments," said Chris Goettl, Director of Product Management, Security, Ivanti. "By earning an extension of our Army CoN and Common Criteria EAL 2+ certifications, Ivanti provides confidence and continued support to our U.S. Army customers."
"Ivanti continues to demonstrate its commitment to supporting U.S. government agencies with the proven security and patching solutions they need to minimize risks and optimize management efficiency," said Evan Slack, sales director who leads the Ivanti team at Carahsoft, which serves as an Ivanti distributor to the public sector market. "We commend Ivanti on its renewed Army CoN certification for Ivanti Patch for Windows. It's a valuable component of our suite of security solutions for our reseller partners and government customers."
Ivanti Patch for Windows discovers connected systems and scans for missing patches throughout the enterprise to help ensure organizations remain compliant in connected and offline or dark network environments. Offering complete patching automation, it helps decrease the delivery time of critical security patches and provides in-depth information about security risks. For more information, visit: https://www.ivanti.com/products/patch-for-windows.
Ivanti's solutions are immediately available via Carahsoft's GSA Schedule 70 No. GS-35F-0119Y and SEWP V contracts NNG15SC03B and NNG15SC27B. For more procurement information, contact the Ivanti team at Carahsoft at (833) 597-5570 or [email protected].
About Army Certificate of Networthiness
The Networthiness Certification Program manages the specific risks and impacts associated with the fielding of Information Systems (ISs) and supporting efforts, requires formal certification throughout the life cycle of all ISs that use the Information Technology (IT) infrastructure, and sustains the health of the Army Enterprise Infrastructure. Networthiness Certification is concerned with the identification, measurement, control, and minimization of security risks and impacts in IT systems to a level commensurate with the value of the assets protected. Networthiness Certification applies to all organizations fielding, using, or managing ISs on the Army Enterprise Architecture/LandWarNet (LWN), to include Commercial Off-the-Shelf (COTS) and Government Off-the-Shelf (GOTS). In accordance with AR 25-1, paragraph 6-8 activities must obtain a Certificate of Networthiness (CoN) before they connect hardware/software to the LWN.
Ivanti: The Power of Unified IT.
Ivanti unifies IT and Security Operations to better manage and secure the digital workplace. From PCs to mobile devices, VDI, and the data center, Ivanti discovers IT assets on-premises and in the cloud, improves IT service delivery, and reduces risk with insights and automation. The company also helps organizations leverage modern technology in the warehouse and across the supply chain to improve delivery without modifying backend systems. Ivanti is headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah, and has offices all over the world. For more information, visit www.ivanti.com and follow @GoIvanti.
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