SUNNYVALE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Data security company Dasera today announced that the company has been named a winner of the Global InfoSec Awards from Cyber Defense Magazine (CDM), the industry’s leading electronic information security magazine. The company won in the Most Innovative in Data Leakage Protection category.
Now in its ninth year, Cyber Defense Magazine’s Global InfoSec Awards honor startups, early stage, later stage, and public companies in the information security space who have unique and compelling products and services. Dasera enables safe use of sensitive data by automatically securing the full lifecycle of cloud data stores. Initially developed at UC Berkeley, the platform enables compliance and security teams to find, flag and fix vulnerabilities for data misuse across the data lifecycle. Since coming out of stealth this year, Dasera’s solution, which features automated discovery, classification, and monitoring, has been in high demand.
“Dasera embodies three major features we judges look for to become winners: understanding tomorrow’s threats today, providing a cost-effective solution and innovating in unexpected ways that can help stop the next breach,” said Gary S. Miliefsky, Publisher of Cyber Defense Magazine.
This year’s Global InfoSec Awards were judged by a panel of esteemed CISSP, FMDHS and CEH certified security professionals who have decades of experience in the cybersecurity industry and are continually on the hunt for Next Generation InfoSec solutions.
“We are honored to be recognized by Cyber Defense Magazine as an innovative provider of data loss prevention,” said Ani Chaudhuri, CEO, Dasera. “This recognition spotlights our team’s accomplishments in enabling organizations to secure the entire data lifecycle.”
About CDM InfoSec Awards
This is Cyber Defense Magazine’s ninth year of honoring global InfoSec innovators. Our submission requirements are for any startup, early stage, later stage or public companies in the INFORMATION SECURITY (INFOSEC) space who believe they have a unique and compelling value proposition for their product or service. Learn more at www.cyberdefenseawards.com.
Dasera is a leader in data security. Dasera enables safe use of sensitive data by securing the entire data lifecycle in cloud data stores. Dasera was co-founded by serial-entrepreneurs Ani Chaudhuri and Noah Johnson and is backed by Sierra Ventures, One Way Ventures, Saama Capital, Sand Hill Angels, and others.