eHDF achieves CREST accreditation

Cloud infrastructure, managed hosting and security services provider, eHosting DataFort (eHDF) has announced the Certificate of achievement (CREST Maturity Model) for its Cyber Defense Centre (CDC)/ Security Operation Centre (SOC) based in Dubai Internet City. The Cyber Security Incident Response certificate showcases the effective policies, processes and procedures the company has in place in helping customers to detect, contain, eradicate and recover from significant Cyber Security incidents in a fast, effective and secure manner.

eHDF managed to complete the stringent certification process in a record time within few weeks due to the existing compliance with several other industry standards like PCI-DSS, CSA-STAR and ISO 27001, 22301, 20000, 9001. This places the company high on its maturity in security mandates and governance.

“Having started our Cyber Defense Centre earlier this year, we have moved towards solidifying our customer confidence not only with our technology and services, but also with our continuous efforts in raising the bar by offering a complete set of Security services. This certification provides added assurances that the eHDF Cyber Defense Centre has appropriate methodologies and expertise to deliver Managed Security Services and effective cyber security incident response services,” said, Yasser Zeineldin, CEO, eHosting DataFort.

“Globally, as well as the Middle East has been experiencing a surge in cyber threats and organizations are making conscious efforts in navigating these circumstances. Their requirements include a robust combination of service delivery from reputable organizations who pay attention to the finer aspects of having the right controls as well as skilled resources who are credited with suitable knowledge, technical knowhow as well as experience,” Zeineldin added.