Verimatrix Threat Defense Technology Deployed by Saudi Arabia’s Largest E-Commerce Service

Verimatrix’s App Shield and Extended Threat Defense (XTD) solutions selected by Jarir to protect your valuable intellectual property data from cyber threats

AIX-EN-PROVENCE, France and SAN DIEGO, 14 September 2022–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Regulatory News:

Verimatrix, (Euronext Paris: VMX), a leading provider of user security solutions for a safer connected world, today announced that Jarir, the leading e-commerce and online shopping company in Saudi Arabia, has selected App Shield Pro and Verimatrix’s Extended Family Threat Defense (XTD) monitoring tool to protect sensitive intellectual property data as part of its services for Android users.

With millions of users of his e-commerce application, Jarir was looking for a fast, proven solution that would allow him to take advantage of the latest attack protections like reverse engineering and repackaging. The company has also paid special attention to monitoring and detecting risks in its installed base, to identify threat profiles and prevent possible attacks.

With its zero-code approach to application security and monitoring, Verimatrix’s App Shield Pro and XTD technologies allow Jarir to take a non-intrusive and innovative approach to application security and also benefit from valuable intelligence that will likely enable him to avoid costly security incidents.

“After a rigorous selection process, we selected Verimatrix because of its holistic approach to intellectual property protection and its unique cyber threat monitoring capabilities,” said Nasser Abdul-Aziz, director of operations at Jarir Bookstore. “It’s important for us to work with cybersecurity experts like Verimatrix, who can provide us with this essential combination of proactive protections, ease of use, and first-class service.”

About Jarir

Jarir Marketing Company (also known as “Jarir Bookstore” or “Jarir”) was founded in Riyadh in 1974 and started out as a small bookstore. In the 1980s, Jarir opened a second branch in Riyadh, followed by another in the 1990s. Jarir is now considered the market leader in the Middle East for consumer IT products, electronics, table supplies and books. Jarir is a retailer and wholesaler of its products in Saudi Arabia and other Gulf countries. In 2002, Jarir became a limited company (CR No. 1010032264) and was listed on the Saudi Capital Market (Tadawul) in 2003. Currently, Jarir has a paid-in capital of 1.20 billion Saudi Riyals. Visit

About Verimatrix

Verimatrix (Euronext Paris: VMX) helps make today’s connected world more secure by providing user-focused security solutions. Verimatrix secures connected content, applications and objects by providing intuitive, unrestricted and completely user-focused security. The biggest players in the industry trust Verimatrix to ensure the protection of their content, such as premium movies, streaming sports, confidential financial and medical data, and business-critical mobile apps. Verimatrix enables the trusted relationships its customers depend on to deliver quality content and services to millions of consumers around the world. Verimatrix supports its partners to enable faster access to market, facilitate your development, protect your revenues and win new customers. To learn more, visit

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