Fortanix Named Winner of the Coveted Global InfoSec Awards During RSA Conference 2023

Fortanix Wins the Next Gen Award for Data Security in 11th Annual Global InfoSec Awards at #RSAC 2023
SANTA CLARA, Calif., April 25, 2023

Fortanix® Inc., the data-first multicloud security company and the pioneer of Confidential Computing, today announced it has won the Next Gen Award for Data Security from Cyber Defense Magazine (CDM), the industry’s leading electronic information security magazine. 

“We’re thrilled to receive one of the most prestigious and coveted cybersecurity awards in the world from Cyber Defense Magazine,” said Shashi Kiran, CMO of Fortanix. “We knew the competition would be tough and with top judges who are leading infosec experts from around the globe, we couldn’t be more pleased.” 

“We scoured the globe looking for cybersecurity innovators that could make a huge difference and potentially help turn the tide against the exponential growth in cyber-crime,” said Yan Ross, editor of Cyber Defense Magazine. “Fortanix is absolutely worthy of this coveted award and consideration for deployment in your environment.” 

Fortanix is thrilled to be a member of this coveted group; the entire list of winners can be found here.   Please join us at the RSA Conference 2023 as we share our red-carpet experience and proudly display our trophy online on our website, our blog and our social media channels.Fortanix will also host in-booth sessions from security thought leaders and practitioners from Fortanix, Intel, Microsoft, Imperva and several others at booth No. 449. For more information on the sessions, please visit:

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About Fortanix

Fortanix secures data, wherever it is. Fortanix’s data-first approach helps businesses of all sizes to modernize their security solutions on-premises, in the cloud and everywhere in between. Enterprises worldwide, especially in privacy-sensitive industries like healthcare, fintech, financial services, government, and retail, trust Fortanix for data security, privacy and compliance. Fortanix investors include Goldman Sachs, Foundation Capital, Intel Capital, In-Q-Tel, Neotribe Ventures and GiantLeap Capital.  

About CDM InfoSec Awards About the Judging

This is Cyber Defense Magazine’s tenth year of honoring InfoSec innovators from around the Globe. Our submission requirements are for any startup, early stage, later stage, or public companies in the INFORMATION SECURITY (INFOSEC) space who believe they have a unique and compelling value proposition for their product or service. Learn more at

About the Judging  

The judges are CISSP, FMDHS, an CEH-certified security professionals who voted based on their independent review of the company-submitted materials on the website of each submission including but not limited to data sheets, white papers, product literature and other market variables. CDM has a flexible philosophy to find more innovative players with new and unique technologies, than the one with the most customers or money in the bank. CDM is always asking “What’s Next?” so we are looking for best-of-breed, next-generation InfoSec solutions.  

About Cyber Defense Magazine

Cyber Defense Magazine is the premier source of cyber security news and information for InfoSec professions in business and government. 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 special editions exclusively for the RSA Conferences. CDM is a proud member of the Cyber Defense Media Group. Learn more about us at and visit and to see and hear some of the most informative interviews of many of these winning company executives.  Join a webinar at and realize that infosec knowledge is power.  

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