London, June 3 2014 – Acunetix, a global leader in web application security scanning has announced its renewed partnership with ComGuard, a leading value-added distributor for Networking and IT Security Products in the MENA Region.

This collaboration will continue to allow organizations of all sizes, as well as security professionals in the region, to benefit from Acunetix’s advanced crawling and vulnerability detection technologies  while at the same be assisted by ComGuard’s team with specific tailor-made security solutions.

“The partnership between Acunetix and Comguard comes at a time when there has been a surge of new and dangerous vulnerabilities such as Heartbleed and an increase in hacking incidents across the globe,” says Mr Jayadevan, Director Ops and Vendor Management.

Comguard will focus on developing, enabling and empowering the channel through technical / sales training workshops while the security engineers at Acunetix will focus on further enhancing the crawling and detection capabilities of Acunetix Web Vulnerability Scanner.

The additional value that ComGuard brings to this product is the diversified and strong sales and presales team for both the SMBs and Enterprise segments of the market. “This year, the ComGuard Sales Team has been further reinforced to be able to better assist our clients across the regions,” added Mr Jayadevan.

“The renewed commitment of the partnership is based on a two-fold strategy in EMEA, which is aggressive marketing and penetration into new regions,” announced Mr Chris Martin, General Manager for Acunetix Ltd.

“Together with ComGuard we will have the opportunity to showcase our technology’s capabilities during various roadshows, seminars and other educational events,” Added Mr. Martin.

About Acunetix

Acunetix is the market leader in web application security technology, founded to combat the alarming rise in web attacks. Its products and technologies are the result of several years of work by a team of highly experienced security developers. Acunetix customers include the U.S. Army, KPMG, Adidas and Fujitsu. More information can be found at

About ComGuard

ComGuard is the leading value-added distributor in the IT Security space reaching across the Middle East and North Africa regions. Established since 2002 with headquarters in Dubai, ComGuard is part of the Spectrum Group which is engaged in IT Networking and Security Training, and Consultancy Services. More information can be found at


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