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Egress announced as a finalist at the 2021 UK IT Industry Awards

Egress Defend is shortlisted for Security Innovation of the Year
by Egress
Published on 25th Aug 2021

London, UK – 25th August 2021 - Egress has been announced as a finalist at the 2021 UK IT Industry Awards. The leading provider of human layer security, Egress was shortlisted in the category of Security Innovation of the Year for Egress Defend, highlighting the product's industry-leading use of intelligent technology to prevent phishing attacks.

The UK IT Industry Awards are one of the the largest and most well-known events in the technology industry calendar. Each year, they recognise the organisations and individuals who are inspiring the next generation of IT professionals and helping to shape the future of IT.

See the full shortlist here.

About Egress

As advanced persistent threats continue to evolve, we recognize that people are the biggest risk to organizations’ security and are most vulnerable when using email.

Egress is the only cloud email security platform to continuously assess human risk and dynamically adapt policy controls, preparing customers to defend against advanced phishing attacks and outbound data breaches before they happen. Leveraging contextual machine learning and neural networks, with seamless integration using cloud-native API architecture, Egress provides enhanced email protection, deep visibility into human risk, and instant time to value.

Trusted by the world’s biggest brands, Egress has offices in London, Sheffield, Cheltenham, New York, Boston, and Toronto. In April 2024 KnowBe4, the provider of the largest security awareness training and simulated phishing platform, entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Egress.