San Antonio, TX – November 16, 2009 – Digital Defense, Inc. (DDI) announced today that Camden National Corporation chose DDI to perform Enterprise-wide Vulnerability Scanning, Penetration Testing, and Social Engineering services. These services will fulfill GLBA (Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act) requirements, which will help maintain the positive regulatory compliance stature of Camden National Corporation, which is the holding company for Camden National Bank.
“Camden National Corporation takes GLBA regulations very seriously. We keep a strict adherence to the GLBA Safeguards Rule and Pretexting Protections Rule,” explained Brian D. Huntley, P.E., PMP, CISA, CISSP, CBCP, Vice President, Information Security Officer at Camden National Bank. “The security of our customers’ information is of primary importance to us and we will take every precaution necessary to ensure that information is not compromised. We feel that our relationship with Digital Defense is an important part of sustaining and continuously improving our security posture and compliance.”
GLBA, also known as the financial services modernization act of 1999, includes the Safeguards Rule, which requires financial institutions to develop an information security plan that describes how the company is prepared for, and plans to continue to protect clients’ nonpublic personal information.
“Financial institutions undergo an incredible amount of scrutiny regarding information security,” stated Larry R. Hurtado, president and CEO of Digital Defense. “There are high profile stories in the news on an increasingly frequent basis. Banks such as Camden National should be applauded for their proactive approach, which will ensure and maintain the integrity of not only their customers’ banking information, but other personal information as well. We are pleased to play a strong role in helping Camden National Corporation provide world-class financial services while ensuring the trust their customers have in them.”
DDI offers security solutions, which range from fully managed information and network security services to one-time Vulnerability Scanning and Penetration Testing, all of which provide a resounding, widely accepted response to today’s rigorous security compliance requirements. DDI Clients access results and reports for their services via the secure FrontlineTM Client Portal, which is driven by the revolutionary Frontline Solutions Platform.
About Camden National Corporation
Camden National Corporation, recently ranked #11th in USBanker’s 2009 list of top- performing mid-tier banks, headquartered in Camden, Maine, and listed on the NASDAQ® Global Select Market (NASDAQ®) under the symbol CAC, is the holding company employing more than 400 Maine residents for two financial services companies, including Camden National Bank (CNB), and Acadia Trust, N.A. CNB, with assets of 2.3 billion, is a full-service community bank with a network of 37 banking offices serving coastal, western, central, and eastern Maine while Acadia Trust offers investment management and fiduciary services with offices in Portland, Bangor, and Ellsworth, Maine. Located at Camden National Bank, Acadia Financial Consultants offers full- service brokerage and insurance services.