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Any organisation that handles European Union Classified Information (EUCI), can use DISK Protect Baseline to protect classified data

DISK Protect Baseline now certified for use with EU Restricted data, opening up additional new markets for Becrypt

London, UK, 13 June, 2012 - Becrypt, a leading supplier of cyber security solutions to the UK Government, MOD, public sector and industry has gained certification for its DISK Protect Baseline product from the Council of the European Union (EU) for handling information classified as Restricted. Becrypt, a UK company, is the first to achieve certification for a full disk encryption solution. Any organisation that handles European Union Classified Information (EUCI), can use DISK Protect Baseline to protect classified data (up to ‘EU Restricted’), confident that it has achieved this level of assurance from the EU.

Bernard Parsons, CEO of Becrypt said; “We are delighted to be the first company to achieve EU certification for full disk encryption. DISK Protect Baseline has been CESG certified for many years, and it is testament to Becrypt’s commitment to providing innovative, usable yet highly secure products that we have been first to achieve this certification.

“This builds on Becrypt’s ethos of developing highly robust, certified, yet innovative cyber security solutions that are suitable for use at all levels. Over the years we have been approached by many organisations in Europe wishing to use DISK Protect Baseline, but we were unable to supply it as there was no formal certification process. This now opens up many new markets for Becrypt.”

Becrypt supplies a range of award winning, innovative cyber security products designed to protect sensitive information throughout an organisation, on the desktop, at the end point and when in transit or being shared with trusted third parties. Becrypt’s products are approved by CESG for use with all levels of Government data, right up to Impact Level 6 (TOP SECRET).

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NOTES TO EDITORS

About Becrypt

Becrypt is a leading supplier of innovative Information Assurance solutions and services, providing secure, feature-rich, out-of-the-box products that are government-certified and suitable for all industry sectors. Becrypt is a leading supplier of encryption technology to the UK Government, Ministry of Defence and UK Police.

Becrypt plays a leading role in the Information Assurance industry through membership and participation in various bodies including CIPCOG, DIPCOG and the Crypto Developers Forum.

Through technology and OEM partnerships Becrypt enables third-party solutions with encryption and other data security capabilities.

Becrypt has offices in London, UK; McLean, VA, USA; and Sydney, Australia serving clients worldwide.

For more information please visit: www.becrypt.com

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Editors Contacts:

Keith Ricketts
Marketing Director
Becrypt
Tel: +44 (0) 7809 391 037
Email: kricketts@becrypt.com

Andreina West/Mary Phillips
PR Artistry Limited
Tel: +44 (0) 1491 639500
Email: andreina@pra-ltd.co.uk


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