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Egress Defend wins two 2023 Security Excellence Awards

Egress Defend has received recognition in two categories at the 2023 Computing Security Excellence Awards.
by Egress
Published on 28th Apr 2023

London, UK – April 28, 2023 - Egress Defend has received recognition in two categories at the 2023 Computing Security Excellence Awards. As a leading provider of intelligent email security, Egress was awarded in both the Security Innovation of the Year and Email Security Award categories.

These nominations recognize Defend’s industry-leading use of intelligent technology to effectively protect organizations against sophisticated phishing attacks that target the Microsoft 365 platform, including supply chain compromise and impersonation attempts.

"We are thrilled to announce that Egress has been awarded in two categories at the Security Excellence Awards," said Tony Pepper, CEO of Egress. "Winning both awards that we were shortlisted for is a testament to our team’s dedication and hard work in developing and delivering cutting-edge cybersecurity solutions. We are extremely proud of this achievement and will continue to strive for excellence in everything we do."

The Security Excellence Awards recognizes and rewards the companies, people, products, and projects that keep people safe. See 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.