LONDON, June 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- CipherCloud, the leader in cloud visibility and data protection, today announced that its Cloud Access Security Broker (CASB) platform has been honored as the Best Cloud Computing Security Solution at the 2016 SC Awards gala on June 7 hosted in conjunction with InfoSecurity Europe 2016.
As the IT security industry's leading global awards program, SC Awards Europe honors the professionals, companies and products that help fend off the myriad security threats facing today's corporate world. SC Awards Europe celebrates the achievements of the talented IT security players in the trenches, the innovations happening in the vendor and service provider communities, and the passionate work of government, commercial and nonprofits working to help the industry.
"We are honored to be recognized as the best cloud computing security solution by SC Magazine," said Pravin Kothari, founder and CEO of CipherCloud. "As companies wrestle with the ever-growing challenge of cloud security, CipherCloud's CASB platform enables them to leverage the cloud, avoid risk and maintain visibility and control over sensitive data wherever it resides."
The CipherCloud CASB platform is the industry's first cloud security solution designed to help companies prepare for the European General Data Protection Requirement (GDPR). Built-in GDPR-readiness capabilities include the ability to detect sensitive personal data across multiple cloud applications, proactively remediate problems, encrypt or tokenize sensitive data to prevent unintended leaks, monitor user activity and detect geographic anomalies. CipherCloud is demonstrating its CASB platform at Stand G60 at InfoSecurity Europe 2016 this week.
CipherCloud, a leader in cloud security and visibility, enables companies to adopt the cloud while delivering data protection, compliance and control. CipherCloud delivers a comprehensive multi-cloud security platform that integrates advanced data protection, content control, monitoring, cloud discovery and risk analysis. The largest financial services, insurance, healthcare, telecommunication, and government companies across more than 25 countries have put their trust in CipherCloud.
CipherCloud, named as SC Magazine's Best Product of the Year, technology is FIPS 140-2 validated and has received investments from premier venture capital firms Andreessen Horowitz, Transamerica Ventures, Delta Partners and T-Venture, the venture capital arm of Deutsche Telekom. For more information, visit www.ciphercloud.com and follow us on Twitter @ciphercloud.
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