Defendify Listed as Top 10 Cybersecurity Startup in Cyber Defense Magazine 2021 Black Unicorn Report

August 2nd, 2021

Defendify was recognized in the Top 10 Cybersecurity Startup category of the 2021 Black Unicorn Report, published annually by Cyber Defense Magazine. Winners were announced at the Black Unicorn Awards for 2021 during the Black Hat USA conference. With 7 separate categories, the Black Unicorn Awards honor the most innovative and valuable cyber defense companies and experts from around the globe.

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Being listed in this report further highlights the value of Defendify’s platform and the company’s commitment to helping organizations without in-house security experts have a robust and holistic cybersecurity program.

“We’re pleased to name Defendify as a Winner for the Top 10 Cybersecurity Startups for 2021 among a small, elite group of startups in our third annual Black Unicorn awards,” said Judges Robert R. Ackerman Jr. of AllegisCyber, David DeWalt of Night Dragon, Dr. Peter Stephenson of Cyber Defense Labs and Gary Miliefsky of Cyber Defense Media Group.  

Continuous Cybersecurity Innovation

Defendify has received several other accolades in 2021, including being named “Best Product in SMB Cybersecurity" in the 2021 Global InfoSec Awards presented by Cyber Defense Magazine (CDM), continuing to validate Defendify’s innovative and scalable cybersecurity solution and the mass market opportunity for it. 

Defendify allows organizations without security teams to easily build and manage a comprehensive, robust cybersecurity program to protect against sophisticated cyberattacks and help meet industry and customer security requirements. The Defendify all-in-one cybersecurity platform combines automated processes, innovative technology, and a team of cybersecurity experts to streamline regular cybersecurity assessments and tests, company policies, employee awareness training, and 24/7 cyber threat detection and containment.

About Cyber Defense Awards

This is Cyber Defense Magazine’s 9th year of honoring cybersecurity innovators, in this case the Black Unicorn Awards for 2021 on the Cyber Defense Awards platform. In this competition, judges for these prestigious awards includes cybersecurity industry veterans, trailblazers and market makers. See the complete list of Winners for the Black Unicorn Awards for 2021.

About Cyber Defense Magazine 

Cyber Defense Magazine (CDM) was founded in 2012 by Gary S. Miliefsky - globally recognized cyber security thought leader, inventor and entrepreneur - and continues to be the premier source of IT Security information. CDM is managed and published by and for ethical, honest, passionate information security professionals. Their mission is to share cutting-edge knowledge, real-world stories and awards on the best ideas, products and services in the information technology industry. CDM delivers electronic magazines every month online for free, and limited print editions exclusively for the RSA, BlackHat and IPEXPO conferences and the limited edition paid reprint subscribers. Cyber Defense Magazine is a proud member of the Cyber Defense Media Group (CDMG).

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