Website Security Company SiteLock Expands Partnership with Hosting Control Panel Provider Plesk
December 12, 2018
Website security company SiteLock has expanded its partnership with hosting control panel provider Plesk International GmbH (Plesk). SiteLock, which has headquarters in Scottsdale, Arizona, United States, offers cloud-based services that protect websites against malware, automatically remove malware, and consistently check websites for vulnerabilities. SiteLock also offers a Web Application Firewall (WAF) service and manages about eight million websites. Its partnership with Plesk will make SiteLock Plesk’s preferred website security provider.
Plesk, which has headquarters In Schaffhausen, Switzerland, allows users to build, secure and run websites and cloud-based apps. Alongside cPanel, it is one of the internet’s most popular hosting control panels. Plesk’s control panel manages every aspect of a website, providing automated tasks like Cron Jobs and allowing users to setup email and FTP accounts. It is available in more than 140 countries and in 30+ languages.With SiteLock as Plesk’s preferred website security provider users benefit from “industry-leading malware protection and remediation solutions”.
“Cyberattacks are continuing to make headlines as hackers evolve and their attacks become more sophisticated,” explained Plesk’s Senior Vice President of Business Development and Strategic Alliances, Lukas Hertig. “Proactive website security is essential to combating these bad actors, and stopping attacks before they happen. By partnering with SiteLock, the market leader in website security, we have access to industry-leading tools, such as a customized risk score, that will empower both hosting and service providers to proactively educate their customers on key vulnerabilities or potential threats within their websites. Through our deep integration with SiteLock, our hosting partners will be able to quickly deploy tools that ensure the highest level of threat protection.”
"We are excited to expand our partnership with Plesk as a preferred provider of website security solutions," added SiteLock’s Chief Channel Officer, Tom Serani. "In the face of an ever-evolving threat landscape, today’s web hosts require proven cybersecurity solutions that mitigate risk in order to stay competitive and drive new business. Working together, Plesk and SiteLock create a unique opportunity to provide innovative and proactive website security to web hosts worldwide.”
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