Comodo Offers HackerGuardian for SSL Certificate Purchase

Free PCI ScanAs Website Magazine gets closer to its upcoming Web hosting edition (distributed in October 2010), our interest is piqued by pretty much anything and everything related to the topic - and today's no different.


Internet security company Comodo is offering a free annual subscription to HackerGuardian with every purchase of an SSL certificate. If you're concerned about the online security of your customers, this at least deserves a serious look.


HackerGuardian is PCI scanning tool that scans externally facing IPs and generates reports detailing found vulnerabitlities and supplies the merchant with the information needed to fix any issues. HackerGuardian even proviees all the necessary documentation that a merchant is required to send to their acquiring bank to validate quarterly PCI compliance is included with the HackerGuardian solution.

"We are delighted to be able to offer our customers this free HackerGuardian service for one year," said Melih Abdulhayoglu, Comodo CEO and chief security architect. "This powerful combination of SSL and HackerGuardian helps businesses to address the mandatory nature of PCI compliance and to meet those requirements.