Blancco is proud to receive these approvals from DIPCOG, as it demonstrates once again our commitment to maintaining the world's most certified data erasure products in the face of ever-changing information security challenges and technologies," said Kim Vaisanen, Managing Director of Blancco.
In addition to the DIPCOG approvals for Blancco LUN and Blancco Mobile, Blancco File was again approved by DIPCOG for secure erasure of selected files and folders on active systems.
PGP Corporation has been working closely with the DIPCOG to gain approval for the use of PGP[R] software within the MOD and Armed Forces in the UK.
We are delighted to have achieved approval from DIPCOG, certifying our products suitable for use within the MOD," said Phil Dunkelberger, president and CEO of PGP Corporation.
The MOD stated, "The DIPCOG is pleased to be working again with PGP Corporation, in order to exploit its famous capabilities for information security, and is looking forward to reviewing further CAPS approved products for adoption by the MOD.
Government approvals and validations - such as DIPCOG, CAPS and FIPS 140-2 - provide global companies with a high level of assurance that the PGP[R] products adhere to rigorous encryption and compliance standards with international security organisations.