Securing the Future: Highlights from the 2024 Cybersecurity and Resilience Awards

The 2024 Cybersecurity and Resilience Awards have once again spotlighted the cutting-edge of cybersecurity innovation, highlighting organisations that excel not just in reacting to security threats, but in actively redefining the standards for digital security. This year’s ceremony showcased a broad spectrum of industry leaders whose pioneering work is setting new benchmarks for securing digital information and protecting sensitive data across the UK and beyond.

Our 2024 Cybersecurity Award Winners

Netacea stands out in this year’s awards, clinching not just one, but two prestigious titles: Cybersecurity Company of the Year 2024 and Threat Detection and Response Excellence. This double accolade underscores their leading role in the cybersecurity industry, where their comprehensive and holistic approach not only fortifies businesses against an array of digital threats but also sets a benchmark for the sector. Their innovative solutions, which focus on proactive threat detection and rapid response mechanisms, enable organisations to stay several steps ahead of cybercriminals.

IBM‘s Shobitha Shivakumar, recipient of the Rising Star Award, showcases the fresh perspectives and innovative strategies emerging within cybersecurity. Her approach not only addresses the complexities of modern cyber threats but also paves the way for the next generation of cybersecurity professionals to think ahead of the curve.

The Exceptional Customer Satisfaction award captured by Censornet reinforces the essential role that trust and reliability play in the cybersecurity sector. Their commitment to exceeding customer expectations in safety and service ensures that businesses can operate securely in an increasingly digital world.

Ed Macnair, CEO of Censornet, Winners of Exceptional Customer Satisfaction in the 2024 Cybersecurity and Resilience Awards

Recognised as this year’s Cloud Security Pioneer, Hornetsecurity continues to lead the charge in securing cloud environments. Their innovations provide robust protection for cloud data, essential in today’s cloud-first business strategies, highlighting their pivotal role in the architecture of modern cybersecurity solutions.

G6S Security Limited, honoured with the Best Public Sector Cybersecurity Solution award, demonstrates excellence in protecting public sector entities from sophisticated cyber threats. Their solutions ensure that public data is defended with the highest security standards, crucial for maintaining public trust and service continuity.

The Best Cybersecurity Backup Service award was deservedly won by Keepit, who have set the standard for data integrity and recovery. Their robust backup solutions ensure that organisations can quickly recover from data breaches or losses, minimizing downtime and maintaining operational resilience.

Net Primates Ltd received the accolade for Best Zero Trust Solution or IoT Solution, highlighting their forward-thinking in network security. Their solutions demonstrate that robust perimeter security and internal safeguards are paramount in today’s interconnected digital landscape.

ThreatAware‘s win for Best Cybersecurity Innovation reflects their cutting-edge approach to managing and mitigating cyber threats. Their tools provide businesses with the capabilities to monitor their security posture actively, enhancing overall cybersecurity health.

The Best International Cybersecurity Service award was won by ISMS.online, showcasing their global impact in promoting secure and compliant information management practices. Their work supports businesses around the world in achieving and maintaining essential security standards and regulations.

TechForce Cyber, winning Best Client Support – Cybersecurity, has been pivotal in assisting clients through the complex cybersecurity landscape. Their dedicated support helps clients understand and implement the most effective security strategies to protect against evolving cyber threats.

Aspire IT Services Ltd, awarded for Best Cyber Resilience Strategy, exemplifies strategic foresight in cybersecurity. Their comprehensive approach to resilience planning helps businesses anticipate, respond to, and recover from cyber incidents, ensuring sustainability and robustness in their operational frameworks.

Benefex Ltd has been recognised for their Best Cybersecurity Awareness Campaign, illustrating the critical importance of awareness in preventing cyber incidents. Their campaigns effectively raise the profile of cybersecurity within organisations, turning potential vulnerabilities into strengths.

Benefex, Winners of Best Cybersecurity Awareness Campaign

Evalian, celebrated for Best Cybersecurity Training, reinforces the essential role that continuous professional development plays in the cybersecurity field. Their training programmes equip professionals with the latest skills and knowledge to stay ahead of cyber criminals.

Finally, Panoptic Cyber Ltd, securing the Data Privacy Protector award, champions the safeguarding of personal and corporate data against breaches, an ever-important aspect of modern business operations.

Cybersecurity and Resilience Awards Finalists

  • Censornet – Exceptional Customer Satisfaction, Cloud Security Pioneer
  • TechForce Cyber – Exceptional Customer Satisfaction
  • Netacea – Exceptional Customer Satisfaction
  • Hornetsecurity – Best Cybersecurity Innovation, Cybersecurity Company of the Year 2024
  • Socura – Best Cybersecurity Innovation, Best Public Sector Cybersecurity Solution
  • G6S Security Limited – Best Cybersecurity Awareness Campaign, Best Zero Trust Solution or IoT Solution
  • Keepit – Cloud Security Pioneer
  • Socura – Best Public Sector Cybersecurity Solution
  • Aspire IT Services Ltd – Best Cybersecurity Training
  • Benefex Ltd – Best Cybersecurity Training
  • Evalian – Best Cyber Resilience Strategy
  • cysmo Cyber Risk GmbH – Best International Cybersecurity Service, Rising Star Award
  • Fractal.ai – Data Privacy Protector
  • North Infosec Testing Ltd – Best International Cybersecurity Service, Cybersecurity Company of the Year 2024
  • Intuit – Best Client Support – Cybersecurity
  • Akshay Chandrasekaran, Intuit – Rising Star Award

Reflecting on the Achievements

As we wrap up the 2024 Cybersecurity and Resilience Awards, it’s clear that the landscape of cybersecurity is evolving rapidly, driven by innovative technologies and strategic thinking. This year’s winners and finalists have not only met the high standards of today’s digital security needs but have also set new ones, pushing the boundaries of what’s possible in cybersecurity.

Their contributions are vital in shaping a secure digital future, where trust, resilience, and innovation help defend against the ever-changing threat landscape. We celebrate their achievements, knowing they represent the spearhead of efforts to secure our digital world.

As we look forward to the next challenges and innovations, the 2024 Cybersecurity and Resilience Awards serve as a reminder of the ongoing need for commitment, creativity, and collaboration in the cybersecurity field. Together, these talented individuals and organisations are not just protecting assets—they’re ensuring a safer future for all.

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