MADISON, Wis.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Business Intelligence Group today announced Infosec has won the 2019 Fortress Cyber Security Awards in the Software & Applications - Training category. The industry awards program sought to identify and reward the world’s leading companies and products that are working to keep our data and electronic assets safe among a growing threat from hackers.
Infosec is the leading provider of information security education and workforce security awareness and uniquely provides a comprehensive family of education solutions Infosec IQ, Infosec Skills and Infosec Flex - with role-based training for everyone in an organization. From executives, business managers and general staff to IT and security professionals, this holistic approach ensures coordinated threat defenses are built across all levels.
Infosec is focused on finding new and innovative ways to close the cybersecurity skills gap,” said Jack Koziol, Infosec CEO and founder. “Taking on this challenge is what prompted the launch of our latest self-paced training platform, Infosec Skills, and the expansion of our Infosec Flex boot camp and certifications offerings.
“Addressing and reversing the cybersecurity skills shortage will take time, commitment and collaboration between the private sector, government and academia. It remains a cornerstone to Infosec’s mission in the coming months and years,” Koziol added.
“We are so proud to name Infosec as a winner in the Fortress Cyber Security Awards program,” said Maria Jimenez, Chief Nominations Officer, Business Intelligence Group. “It was clear to our expert judges that the entire group of innovators and innovations are the tip of the spear helping to prepare, defend and respond to the growing threat of cyber attacks. Congratulations to the entire team.”
For information about Infosec please visit www.infosecinstitute.com.
For information about the annual Fortress Cyber Security Awards, please visit https://www.bintelligence.com/fortress-cyber-security-awards.
Infosec has been fighting cybercrime since 2004. Thousands of organizations and over 2.68 million learners trust the wide range of security-specific classes and enterprise security awareness and phishing training to stay a step ahead of the bad guys. Infosec IQ, Infosec Flex and Infosec Skills provide the most advanced and comprehensive education and training platforms. Founded by CEO Jack Koziol, Infosec is based in Madison, with offices in Chicago and Dulles, Virginia. Learn more at www.infosecinstitute.com
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