GuidePoint Security Names Quokka as New Partner in Company’s Federal Emerging Cyber Vendor Program

Leading cybersecurity solutions and consulting provider enlists Quokka for mobile app security intelligence to protect the public sector mobile ecosystem.

News Highlights

  • GuidePoint Security enlisted Quokka for mobile app security intelligence to protect the public sector mobile ecosystem.
  • The Quokka Contextual Mobile Security Intelligence Platform will be available under GuidePoint’s GSA Multiple Award Schedule Contract.
  • Quokka enables organizations to reduce their attack surface through proactive remediation of vulnerabilities — before they become incidents that threaten privacy, intellectual property, sensitive data, and reputation.

 

June 27, 2024 – Herndon, VA, United States GuidePoint Security, a cybersecurity solutions leader enabling organizations to make smarter decisions and minimize risk, announced today that Quokka has joined its Emerging Cyber Vendor Program.

Through this partnership, Quokka will be able to leverage GuidePoint’s deep federal expertise across sales and marketing, operations, engineering, and procurement to expand their federal footprint. As part of the program, the Quokka Contextual Mobile Security Intelligence Platform will be available under GuidePoint’s GSA Multiple Award Schedule Contract.

“Mobile application security and privacy are mission-critical for federal organizations as threat actors become increasingly more advanced,” said Jim Quarantillo, Federal Partner, GuidePoint Security. “By securing the mobile application development lifecycle and the assessing COTS mobile applications in app stores, the Quokka platform can help agencies prevent zero-day exploits, meet mobile cybersecurity requirements and better protect national security.”

Backed by state-of-the-art mobile security research and proprietary intelligence, Quokka enables organizations to reduce their attack surface through proactive remediation of vulnerabilities — before they become incidents that threaten privacy, intellectual property, sensitive data, and reputation. The Quokka platform helps power the FedRAMP-certified CISA (Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency) Mobile App Vetting (MAV) service, a mobile application security solution currently offered to federal civilian agencies.

“The attack surface for mobile threats is ever increasing in size and complexity for both commercial and public sectors. Quokka’s proprietary solutions are already battle hardened, and every day we protect organizations from Fortune 500 companies to the US Federal Government,” said Dana Waldman, CEO at Quokka. “We’re excited to partner with GuidePoint Security and use their extensive federal expertise to deliver our award-winning mobile security platform on an even larger scale.”

For more information on GuidePoint Security’s Emerging Cyber Vendor Program, please visit guidepointsecurity.com/emerging-cyber-vendor-program/.

About GuidePoint Security

GuidePoint Security provides trusted cybersecurity expertise, solutions, and services that help organizations make better decisions that minimize risk. Our experts act as your trusted advisor to understand your business and challenges, helping you through an evaluation of your cybersecurity posture and ecosystem to expose risks, optimize resources and implement best-fit solutions. GuidePoint’s unmatched expertise has enabled a third of Fortune 500 companies and more than half of the U.S. government cabinet-level agencies to improve their security posture and reduce risk. Learn more at www.guidepointsecurity.com.

About Quokka

Quokka is a mobile security company, trusted by the Fortune 500 and governments worldwide to protect mobile apps and devices used by millions. Formerly known as Kryptowire, the company was founded in 2011 and is the first and longest-standing mobile security solution for the US Federal Government. State-of-the-art research fuels contextually aware mobile security intelligence solutions that enable organizations from all sectors to proactively protect against the ever increasing landscape of mobile threats. Quokka’s privacy-first approach helps protect enterprises while respecting end-user personal data. Quokka is bringing trusted mobile privacy and security to millions more. Learn more at www.quokka.io.

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