Spotlight on The Computing Security Excellence Awards 2021

Today the winners of The Computing Security Excellence Awards were announced. The competition provides an opportunity to recognise and reward companies, individuals and products that keep businesses and customers safe by celebrating achievements within the industry over the 12 months.

With this in mind, we wanted to highlight five businesses that made finals across various categories at this year’s competition.


Censornet was a finalist for the Cloud security Award and SME Security Solution Award. The Censornet platform is a secure cloud platform that integrates email and web security. Through a combination of cloud access security, multi-factor authentication and the autonomous security engine, companies will have access to real-time automated attack prevention.

The ethos at Censornet is that security should work automatically thus enabling businesses to achieve more without threats or complications. Continuous innovation and advancing the cloud security platform ensures that customers are given the best tools and software needed for ever-evolving threats.

Beyond Encryption

Beyond Encryption secured a spot in the final for the Email Security Award. Their solution Mailock allows businesses to send secure communications via email by protecting sensitive data and improving operational efficiencies. Over 1,400 companies currently use Mailock such as Royal London and The Right Mortgage.

Other solutions that Beyond Encryption provides such as AssureScore is a tool that verifies customer identity without checking ID through network authentication data and NIGEL an admin assist which manages sensitive information and has multifactor authentication and layered data security strategy incorporated into the product.

Egress Software Technologies

Another finalist for the Email Security Award this year was Egress Software. Egress Defend helps protect businesses against advanced phishing attacks through machine learning which analyses message content, recipients, and domains to understand user behaviour and identifies anomalies in real-time.

Egress Software also provide secure file share & collaboration solutions making it easier to securely receive and share data in large files thus empowering businesses to deliver faster results.

Wavex Technology

Wavex Technology this year was selected as a finalist for the MSE Security Solution award and the Enterprise Threat Detection award. Wavex delivers a range of unique capabilities such as cyber-awareness, asset management for IT, reporting and Procurement portals.

Their security services are designed to cover the focal areas that most security incidents originate from. Through managing the vulnerabilities within an organisations infrastructure and making improvements, Wavex can reduce a business’s risk profile.


Norm. is an award-winning cyber security and data protection business that this year was named as a finalist for the Managed Security Award. Specialists in helping mid-sized businesses manage cyber risk through the creation of easy to deploy and simple to manage IT services.

Their online customer portal delivers near real-time reports on a business’s current exposure to cyber risks and provide consultation on how to reduce the risk. This is 60-70% less than the cost of buying and managing an in-house solution.

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