Indusface, Dragonfly Announce Strategic Partnership to Drive PCI DSS Compliance

Australia - Sydney 12 September 2015

Indusface and Dragonfly launch new global initiative to drive PCI DSS - DrivePCI

Today Dragonfly Technologies Pty Ltd (Dragonfly) and Indusface Pvt. Ltd (Indusface) are pleased to announce the launch of DrivePCI.

DrivePCI is a new strategic alliance between Indusface and Dragonfly to offer a global community based approach to PCI DSS and PCI ASV services.

The alliance will drive PCI collaboration in the Asia-Pacific region to help organisations identify PCI DSS gaps, remediation planning and remediation services.

Through the DrivePCI alliance, businesses can subscribe to continuous PCI ASV scanning and penetration testing services backed by leading and Gartner recognised cybersecurity firms.

“We have an opportunity to build a PCI community whose mission is to drive continuous best practice security and provide a clear path to PCI DSS compliance so our customers can focus on their business goals. With our newly formed DrivePCI initiative, and founding alliance member Indusface we can make a real difference to businesses everywhere.” CEO Branko Ninkovic - Dragonfly.

The alliance will provide PCI DSS services in the areas of PCI DSS, IndusGuard PCI ASV, Penetration Testing and Application Security Services.

“Being an Approved Scanning Vendor (ASV) for PCI Security Standards Council, Indusface will help organizations perform regular vulnerability checks to prevent exploits and misuse. In this alliance with Dragonfly, we also look to help companies comply with Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) requirement 6.6 with our Total Application Security solution that detects, protects and monitors. PCI DSS 6.6 mandates addressing vulnerabilities on public-facing web applications, which is an area of our expertise.” CEO, Ashish Tandon - Indusface

Visit for more information on how you can be a part of the drivePCI alliance.

What is PCI DSS

The PCI DSS (Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard) is a set of requirements founded on security best practices for enhancing and protecting Cardholder data.

PCI DSS is administered by the PCI Security Standards Council, which was founded by American Express, Discover Financial Services, JCB International, MasterCard Worldwide and Visa Inc.

About Dragonfly

Dragonfly Technologies Pty Ltd was established in 2005 with the launch of fireflyMobile and has since grown to become a trusted name in information security and networking services to Australia’s top organisations and government agencies.

Dragonfly’s customers are medium-to-large organisations from a range of industries and sectors that include government, banking and finance, telecommunications, healthcare, retail and entertainment. 

Over the years, the Dragonfly team has helped our customer's improve their security posture, reduce risk, and connect through leading edge and innovative technologies.

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About Indusface

Indusface is an award-winning application security company with more than 700 enterprise customers spread across 17 countries. Its application security cloud platform is the industry’s first truly integrated ‘Total Application Security’ solution that ‘Detects, Protects & Monitors’ applications on a continuous basis to safeguard them from attackers.

The company has been positioned in the Magic Quadrant for Application Security Testing by Gartner, empaneled by PCI ASV and CERT-In as trusted scanning vendors, and awarded by InTech50, NASSCOM-DSCI, Deloitte Asia Top 100, Red Herring Top 100 Asia ChannelWorld 100, and InTech50.

For more info about Induface:   |   Indusface Blog

About Branko Ninkovic - Dragonfly Chief Executive Officer

Branko Ninkovic is the principal consultant and key driver in the growth and development of Firefly products and security services.

Branko has a background in security and software development and holds over 20 years experience in a broad range of IT Management roles and projects. Prior to founding Dragonfly, Branko held both state and senior national management roles across a range of IT disciplines including change management, risk and release management and project management for ASX 100 companies including Macquarie Bank and Brambles Australia.

About Ashish Tandon - Indusface Chief Executive Officer

Ashish Tandon is a successful first generation entrepreneur with a rare combination of strong technology understanding and business expertise. Under his leadership as founder & CEO, Indusface has been recognized as an award-winning application security company with more than 700 enterprise customers spread across 17 countries.

Ashish has a Bachelor of Electrical Engineering degree from MS University and has completed IIM Ahmedabad’s Executive Program on Management. He has been a frequent speaker on IT and Internet Security. He is closely associated with the Government and Industry bodies of India in drafting of various IT Security related acts, regulations & policies. Ashish has also represented his state cricket team in Ranji Trophy for several years in the past.

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