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fortify (someone or an animal) (against something) (with something)

to strengthen someone or an animal against something with something. I'll need a cup of hot chocolate to fortify me against the storm. We have to fortify the dogs against the cold with extra food.
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Today's news comes on the heels of last week's announcement that Fortify has become a member of the Cloud Security Alliance (http://www.
In 2008, Fortify continued to build its leadership position in the application security market by launching business software assurance -- a security strategy that provides organizations with a blueprint for minimizing business risk associated with the exploitation of software and vital corporate assets.
April 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Fortify Software, the market leader in Software Security Assurance solutions, has been recognized with SC Magazine's 2009 Reader Trust Award as the company with the Best Security Software Development solution.
May 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Fortify Software, the market leader in Software Security Assurance solutions, today announced the appointment of Pravir Chandra as Director of Strategic Services under Vice President of Global Services, Jim Yares.
Fortify Software, the leading provider of source code analysis products and Watchfire, the worldwide market-leading provider of web application vulnerability assessment software and services, today announced a strategic partnership that will integrate the two companies' best-of-breed solutions.
Fortify Source Code Analysis has been built into Hyperic's software development process, ensuring that all existing and future Hyperic users will have access to industry-leading security across the stack as part of their IT management solution.
Fortify 360's Static Application Security Testing (SAST) technology will be integrated with HP Application Security Center and HP Quality Center software solutions to give enterprise users increased visibility into application security across development, quality assurance and security operations.
July 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Fortify Software, the market leader in Software Security Assurance solutions, today announced a strong close to the second quarter 2009 with its highest quarterly earnings to date.
Using both static and dynamic analysis methods, Fortify 360 identifies more than 400 types of security vulnerability across 17 different development languages.
Our record setting growth this quarter mirrors the fact that more and more companies are recognizing the need to implement a robust Software Security Assurance program," said Fortify CEO John M.
In doing so, SPAVA will become the first coffee line to fortify its beans with the nutrient and will help meet the health needs of millions of Americans - especially women.
March 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Fortify Infrastructure Services (Fortify), a leading IT infrastructure services company, is pleased to announce its strategic partnership with Key Pair Technologies (Key Pair), an innovative product and solutions company for managing and securing distributed applications and resources in the cloud.
The latest version of Fortify SCA provides significant enhancements based on the experience from our multi-industry, wide-ranging deployments across the globe.
22 /PRNewswire/ -- Fortify Software, the market leader in Software Security Assurance (SSA) solutions, debuted the next generation hybrid security analysis technology for testing web applications.
Commercial Tools: Cenzic Hailstorm for Web application vulnerability assessment; Fortify SCA for source code security analysis; Klocwork K7 for automated software detect and prevention; Lint4J for static Java source code analysis; and Palamida IP Amplifier for software intellectual property compliance scanning and auditing.