OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Jan. 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Onspring Technologies, provider of cloud-based solutions for audit, risk and compliance, today announced that Onspring Controls & Compliance has been recognized as an Excellence Award finalist in the Best Regulatory Compliance Solution category for the 2018 SC Awards. Finalists are recognized for outstanding leadership and providing superior security products to the cybersecurity industry. Winners will be announced at the SC Awards ceremony on April 17, 2018, in San Francisco.
"In an age where threats are ever-evolving, it is reassuring to know that one true constant is the commitment of dedicated information security professionals, as best exemplified by our SC Media Awards finalists," said Illena Armstrong, VP, editorial, SC Media. "These inspiring innovators have set a high bar for their industry peers, as they continue to protect the world from attacks and vulnerabilities that imperil our security, privacy, and digital infrastructure. The year 2017 brought us WannaCry ransomware infections, the rise of cryptominers, and bugs like Broadpwn and BlueBorne that affected billions of devices. Whatever threats rear their ugly heads in 2018 and beyond, our finalists will be ready to act."
Now in its 21st year, SC Awards is recognized as the industry gold standard of accomplishment for cybersecurity professionals, products and services. Winners in the Excellence category are determined by an expert panel of judges with extensive knowledge and experience in the cybersecurity industry. The Excellence Award honors the professionals, products and services that have proven to be the best in the industry for protecting today's corporate world from an array of risks and threats.
"We're happy to be recognized for meeting today's compliance challenges with software that's flexible, intuitive and easy to implement," said Chris Pantaenius, Onspring CEO. "Organizations are dealing with rapidly evolving threats and regulations, and they can't waste time with dated technology. At Onspring, we're committed to exceeding our clients' expectations for innovation, performance and usability."
"It's been said that cybercriminals are often the earliest adopters of new technologies, creating a unique challenge for organizations trying to protect private and public sector companies from attacks," added Armstrong of SC Media. "As a finalist, we recognize Onspring as one of an elite group of companies able to successfully meet this constantly evolving challenge head-on."
The SC Awards gala honoring the winners attracts top professionals in the cybersecurity community and provides an invaluable opportunity for networking. To register for the 2018 SC Awards gala, please visit http://www.scmagazine.com/awards/.
About Onspring Technologies Onspring empowers business users to innovate and solve problems for themselves. We deliver mobile-friendly solutions for Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) and Business Operations—all built on a flexible, cloud-based platform. At Onspring, we focus on performance and usability in everything we do so our clients can focus on analysis, action and value creation. Learn more at onspring.com.
About SC Media SC Media is cybersecurity. For over 25 years, they have armed information security professionals with in-depth and unbiased information through timely news, comprehensive analysis, cutting-edge features, contributions from thought leaders, and independent product reviews in partnership with and for top-level information security executives and their technical teams.
In addition to their comprehensive website, SC Media offers magazines, eBooks, and newsletters. They also host digital and live events such as SC Awards and RiskSec NY to provide cybersecurity professionals all the information needed to safeguard their organizations and contribute to their longevity and success.