Aporeto Awarded Cyber Defense Magazine’s 2018 InfoSec Award as an Innovator in Application Security

By: Maria Bledsoe 04.19.2018
Aporeto Awarded Cyber Defense Magazine’s 2018 InfoSec Award as an Innovator in Application Security

San Francisco, Calif., April 19, 2018Aporeto, a Zero Trust security solution for microservices, containers and the cloud, today announced it was named an Innovator in the Application Security category, in Cyber Defense Magazine’s 2018 InfoSec Awards. The InfoSec Awards annually honors best-in-class cybersecurity technologies. Winners were officially announced at RSA Conference 2018, the largest gathering of cybersecurity professionals in the United States taking place now in San Francisco, CA.

“As businesses aggressively transition their IT infrastructures to the cloud, they’re learning that legacy security just isn’t cutting it anymore. At Aporeto, we remain committed to helping our customers navigate today’s constantly evolving threat landscape with a Zero Trust security mindset that’s infrastructure agnostic,” said Jason Schmitt, CEO, Aporeto. “We’re honored to receive the InfoSec Award in Application Security and to be recognized as an Innovator is a testament to the transformation we are driving to help our customers succeed.”

The InfoSec Awards are presented to the “hottest, most innovative, best, market leaders, next-generation and cutting-edge InfoSec companies offering incredible products and services.” Award recipients were selected by a panel of security professionals, with the goal of recognizing information security innovators and organizations poised to become the next generation of industry leaders.

“Cybercrime, Hacktivism, Cyberespionage, Ransomware and malware exploits are all on the rise and continuing to gain momentum. In the face of this landscape, we’re pleased Aporeto has been named an Innovator in Application Security from our magazine,” said Gary S. Miliefsky, Publisher, Cyber Defense Magazine. “Aporeto won after we reviewed nearly 3,000 InfoSec companies, globally, because they are a trail blazer on a mission to help stop breaches and get one step ahead of the next threat, proactively.”

To learn more about the Cyber Defense Magazine’s InfoSec Awards 2018 program and to see the complete list of award winners, visit: https://www.cyberdefensemagazine.com/infosec-awards-2018-winners.

For information about Aporeto, please visit www.aporeto.com.


About Aporeto

Aporeto is a Zero Trust security solution for microservices, containers and the cloud. Fundamental to Aporeto’s approach is the principle that everything in an application is accessible to everyone and could be compromised at any time. Aporeto uses identity context, vulnerability data, threat monitoring and behavior analysis to build and enforce authentication, authorization and encryption policies for applications. With Aporeto, enterprises implement a uniform security policy decoupled from the underlying infrastructure, enabling workload isolation, API access control and application identity management across public, private or hybrid cloud. For more information, check out www.aporeto.com or www.twitter.com/aporeto.


About Cyber Defense Magazine

With over 1.2 Million annual readers and growing, Cyber Defense Magazine is the premier source of IT Security information. We are managed and published by and for ethical, honest, passionate information security professionals. Our mission is to share cutting-edge knowledge, real-world stories and awards on the best ideas, products and services in the information technology industry. We deliver electronic magazines every month online for free, and limited print editions exclusively for the RSA conferences and our paid subscribers. Learn more about us at https://www.cyberdefensemagazine.com. CDM is a proud member of the Cyber Defense Media Group.


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