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Egress Defend named as winner of Email Security Award at Security Excellence Awards

Judges describe Defend as "an interesting new approach" to tackling the problem of phishing
by Egress
Published on 1st Dec 2021

London, UK - 1st December 2021 - Egress Defend has been named the winner of the Email Security Award at this year's Computing Security Excellence Awards. Judges described Defend as an "an interesting new approach" to anti-phishing technology, reflecting its industry-leading use of intelligent technology and a zero-trust approach to detect even the most sophisticated phishing attacks.

Winners of the Security Excellence Awards are selected based on three elements: innovation, relevance and success.

Read the full list of winners 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.