CIPHER Selected as One of 2018 World’s Hottest Cybersecurity Companies

CIPHER Selected as 2018 World’s Hottest & Most Innovative Cybersecurity Company

Cybersecurity Ventures Places CIPHER in Top 10 MSSPs Globally on Cybersecurity 500 List

CIPHER Security, a leading managed security services provider (MSSP), announced today that Cybersecurity Ventures, the world’s leading researcher and publisher of the global cyber economy, placed the company on its annual list of 500 of the hottest and most innovative security companies in the market.

In the MSSP category CIPHER was recognized as the 8th best company in the world. According to Cybersecurity Ventures 500 List, the selection criteria include some or all the items below for each company:

  • Cybersecurity Sector (market category)
  • Problem(s) Solved
  • Customer Base
  • Feedback from CISOs and Decision Makers
  • Feedback from IT Security Evaluators & Recommenders
  • Feedback from VARs, Sis, and Consultants
  • VC Funding
  • Company Growth
  • Published Product Reviews
  • Demos and Presentations at Conferences
  • Corporate Marketing and Branding
  • Media Coverage
  • Notable Implementations
  • Founder and Management Pedigree
  • Interviews with Senior Management

“CIPHER protects millions of users globally with managed security and security consulting services,” said Ed Boucas, Chief Executive Officer at CIPHER. “We are thrilled to be recognized as one of the hottest cybersecurity companies in the world.”

CIPHER was the very first MSSP to be both ISO 27001 & ISO 20000 certified and also holds SOC I & SOC II and PCI QSA & PCI ASV certifications. CIPHER operates state-of-the-art Security Operations Centers and employs hundreds of security experts to serve customers worldwide.

CIPHER offers two types of managed security services. First, if the organization needs new technologies, tools, and processes to monitor and manage today’s advanced threats, CIPHER’s fully-managed security services is an excellent option for CISOs looking to improve their security posture rapidly. CIPHER also offers co-managed security services that allow the organization to offload security monitoring and management to CIPHER and in turn, enables the in-house team to focus on strategic projects.

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Founded in 2000, CIPHER is a global cybersecurity company that delivers highly accredited SOC I and SOC II Type 2 certified Managed Security Services and Security Consulting Services with expertise across ISO 20000 and ISO 27001, and PCI DSS holding the QSA and PCI ASV certifications. We have received many awards including Best MSSP from Frost & Sullivan for the past five years. These services are supported by the best-in-class security intelligence lab: CIPHER Intelligence. Our offices are located in North America, Europe, and Latin America with 24×7×365 Security Operations Centers and R&D laboratories, complemented by strategic partners around the globe. 

Our clients consist of Fortune 500 companies, world-renowned enterprises, and government agencies with countless success stories. CIPHER provides organizations with proprietary technologies and specialized services to defend against advanced threats while managing risk and ensuring compliance through innovative solutions. 

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