NetRise Named Winner of Coveted Top InfoSec Innovator Award for 2023

Oct 26, 2023 8:00:00 AM | Announcements NetRise Named Winner of Coveted Top InfoSec Innovator Award for 2023

NetRise announces it has been named the winner of the Cutting Edge Cybersecurity in Firmware award from Cyber Defense Magazine.

AUSTIN, TX – October 26, 2023 – NetRise, the company providing granular visibility into the world's Extended Internet of Things (XIoT) security problem — encompassing the modern firmware and software component security challenges of IT, OT, IoT, and other connected cyber-physical systems — today announced it has been named the winner of the "Cutting Edge Cybersecurity in Firmware" award from Cyber Defense Magazine, the industry's leading electronic information security magazine. This recognition is part of the 11th annual Cyber Defense Awards during CyberDefenseCon 2023, an exclusive gathering of the world's leading CISOs.

“We’re thrilled to be recognized as a member of this coveted group of winners of this prestigious awards program,” said Thomas Pace, CEO of NetRise. “We knew the competition would be tough. To receive this recognition from leading infosec experts from around the globe affirms our innovations as we further advance our firmware and XIoT supply chain security platform.”

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“NetRise embodies three major features we judges look for with the potential to become winners: understanding tomorrow’s threats, today, providing a cost-effective solution and innovating in unexpected ways that can help mitigate cyber risk and get one step ahead of the next breach,” said Gary S. Miliefsky, Publisher of Cyber Defense Magazine.

NetRise enables device manufacturers and enterprise customers to detect, respond to, and prevent threats throughout their supply chains, leading the market as a software supply chain detection and response platform. By overlaying CISA KEV catalog data, NetRise empowers a comprehensive understanding of known exploits to identify, address, and prioritize the most critical vulnerabilities. The NetRise platform supports ingesting two major SBOM formats (SPDX and CycloneDX), enriches them with vulnerability information, and exports in either form for external use. With a dark mode feature to minimize eye strain and enhance visibility in glare-prone environments, NetRise delivers an innovative interface design for improved user experience. 

The complete list of the Top InfoSec Innovators for 2023 is here:

About NetRise

Based in Austin, Texas, NetRise was built by defensive cyber experts bred across the private sector, intelligence community and U.S. federal government to solve the firmware security problem. The company is currently partnering with companies across manufacturing, automotive, medical devices, industrial control systems, satellites and many more. 

About Cyber Defense Awards

This is Cyber Defense Magazine’s 11th year of honoring cybersecurity innovators, in this case the Top Global CISOs for 2023, on our Cyber Defense Awards platform. In this competition, judges for these and other prestigious awards includes cybersecurity industry veterans, trailblazers and market makers Gary Miliefsky of CDMG, Dr. Lindsey Polley de Lopez of VentureScope, Robert R. Ackerman Jr. of Allegis Cyber, Dino Boukouris of MomentumCyber and with much appreciation to emeritus judges Robert Herjavec of Cyderes, Dr. Peter Stephenson of CDMG and David DeWalt of NightDragon. 

About Cyber Defense Magazine 

Cyber Defense Magazine 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. We are managed and published by and for ethical, honest, passionate information security professionals. Our mission is to share cutting-edge knowledge, real-world stories and awards on the best ideas, products and services in the information technology industry. We deliver electronic magazines every month online for free, and limited special editions exclusively for the RSA, BlackHat and Cyber Defense Conferences. Learn more about us at Cyber Defense Magazine is a proud member of the Cyber Defense Media Group.

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