-Official results of an independent security audit show iCIMS’ Talent Platform and Portal secure against potential outside attacks-
HAZLET, N.J. (October 25th, 2010) iCIMS, the second largest provider of Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) talent acquisition solutions, announced today that the official results from an optional security audit on iCIMS’ software were exceedingly positive. MAD Security, an Information Security firm, tested iCIMS’ software for security flaws and found that iCIMS’ Talent Platform and Portal were considered “extremely strong in their resilience to all attacks.” The results reinforce iCIMS’ dedication to providing a powerful, secure technology that global corporations can feel safe using.
iCIMS opted to engage MAD Security to perform a “black box” application assessment, or a controlled security test, between April 1, 2010 and July 20, 2010. The results reaffirmed iCIMS’ internal assessment of current security measures. The assessment also helped iCIMS tweak areas that might have shown minor vulnerabilities. With the prompt remediation of any vulnerabilities, MAD Security verified the Platform and Portal’s excellence in the security category.
“iCIMS’ Platform and Portal are among the most secure web applications we have ever assessed,” said Mike Murray, Managing Partner of MAD Security. “It is clear that iCIMS has made significant investment in security, and this investment has paid off in the implementation of their products.”
The iCIMS Talent Platform hosts both Candidate and Employee Management packages that streamline the entire talent lifecycle with solutions that include Sourcing and CRM, Recruitment and Applicant Tracking, Onboarding, Employee Data Management, Performance and Compensation Management, Succession Planning and Training Management. With interactive functionality such as career portals or employee portals, iCIMS remains a number one choice for many HR professionals namely due to the Platform’s ease-of-use and functionality. iCIMS’ functionality enables users to easily recruit, hire and manage new employees without the fear of data being compromised. iCIMS powers a variety of security measures such as session time-outs, candidate “opt-out” capabilities and field level and data export encryption. Further, iCIMS is also Safe Harbor Certified, ensuring data security and privacy compliance in the international space. With over 850 clients worldwide, security of all sensitive data, regardless of country-locale, is of the utmost importance to iCIMS.
“iCIMS’ four equally important differentiators are Customer Service, Ease-of-Use, Configurability and yes, Security,” commented iCIMS’ Chief Technology Officer, Paul Melici. “With these official results we can gladly say we are delivering the highest level of quality that’s come to be synonymous with the iCIMS brand. We are thrilled to have such a positive report from MAD Security and will continue to drive the best security measures in the industry.”
iCIMS’ clients are also backed by four-tiered, award-winning customer support. With a 24-hour help desk, an interactive customer care site, virtual and onsite trainings and more, iCIMS provides clients with all the support they need. Recently named a finalist for the 2010 Stevie’s Customer Service Award, iCIMS boasts a near perfect client retention rate at 97 percent. The company strives for excellence in customer satisfaction which is attained through high standards in support, usability, functionality and security.