Netwrix acquires PolicyPak to extend its offering with endpoint security
Netwrix, a cybersecurity vendor that makes data security easy, today announced the acquisition of PolicyPak, a software manufacturer that helps organizations of all sizes secure and manage their on-premises and remote Windows 10 desktops and laptops. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
This addition complements the Netwrix product portfolio by extending data security and control over privileged accounts to desktops, thereby further supporting the modern hybrid and remote workforce.
The PolicyPak desktop management platform enables organizations to:
- Manage and secure in-office and remote endpoints, including their browsers and applications.
- Remove local admin rights to facilitate implementation of a Zero Trust model.
- Prevent ransomware and other malware infections.
- Block threats on USB sticks, DVDs and CD-ROMs.
- Simplify Windows 10 and Group Policy management.
- Achieve compliance with regulatory requirements.
Netwrix customers will be able to benefit from a modern desktop management platform that simplifies management and enhances security across the hybrid or remote workforce. PolicyPak customers will gain access to the Netwrix portfolio of security and compliance solutions that will help them identify and mitigate data security risks, as well as protect against, respond to and recover from cybersecurity attacks.
We are excited to see PolicyPak joining the Netwrix team. This acquisition further supports our commitment to providing a one-stop shop for cybersecurity solutions. Endpoint security continues to be a pressing need for organizations, especially those that are remaining remote or adopting a hybrid work model, and I am delighted that Netwrix can now help them address this challenge.
Steve Dickson, CEO at Netwrix
We are thrilled to become a part of the Netwrix team and leverage the benefits of a global data security provider. Both companies share the same goal of simplifying the day-to-day job of IT and cyber security professionals, so I am confident that we will continue to offer exceptional service to our customers and partners. This acquisition opens a new chapter for PolicyPak and gives us the resources to expand our product and service offerings to organizations worldwide.
Jeremy Moskowitz, founder and CTO at PolicyPak Software
PolicyPak products are now available globally to all Netwrix customers. To learn more about these products, please visit www.policypak.com.
About PolicyPak Software
PolicyPak Software is a software manufacturer that helps commercial, government and other organizations of all sizes increase security and ensure easy management of on-prem and remote Windows 10 desktops. Their efficient SaaS and on-prem solutions help easily manage customers’ Windows environments and ensure security settings comply. For more information, visit www.policypak.com.
Netwrix makes data security easy. Since 2006, Netwrix solutions have been simplifying the lives of security professionals by enabling them to identify and protect sensitive data to reduce the risk of a breach, and to detect, respond to and recover from attacks, limiting their impact. More than 13,000 organizations worldwide rely on Netwrix solutions to strengthen their security and compliance posture across all three primary attack vectors: data, identity and infrastructure.
For more information, visit www.netwrix.com.
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