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CyberKnight Highlights the Importance of Zero Trust Security at Gartner SRM and GISEC 2023

Dubai, UAE — February 272023: CyberKnight announces its participation as a PremierSponsor at the Gartner Security and Risk Management Summit in Dubai on February 27-28,as well as one of the largest exhibitors at GISEC 2023 on March 14-16. CyberKnight will highlight to regional IT Security leaders, the importance of a holistic approach to Zero Trust when addressing today’s cybersecurity challenges. At both events, CyberKnight will also showcase market-leading international cybersecurity vendors.

At the Gartner Security and Risk Management Summit, CyberKnight will be joined by:

  • CounterCraft: Deception Powered by Threat Intel
  • Illumio: Zero Trust Microsegmentation
  • Group-IB: Fraud Detection, ASM, DRP, Threat Intelligence & DFIR
  • Checkmarx: SAST, DAST, IAST, SCA, Supply Chain Security, IaC & API Security

“Our Theme for this year’s participation at Gartner SRM and GISEC is “Think Zero Trust: Adapting Defenses against Sophisticated Cybercriminals”. As we know, attackers continuously expand their capabilities and take advantage of an ever-growing numbers of attack vectors. In 2022, we saw that cybercriminals targeted critical infrastructure in the region, including information technology, financial services, healthcare, and energy sectors globally, with headline-grabbing incidents. The core cybercrime methods have not changed, but the sophistication of them has increased. Hence, it is more crucial than ever to focus on adapting defenses against modern cybercrime and the time for Zero Trust Security approach is now!”, commented Avinash Advani, the Founder & CEO at CyberKnight.

“Sponsoring both the shows – Gartner SRM and GISEC, among the most reputable IT Security events in the Middle East covering key topics that matter most to security practitioners, allows us to create more awareness around Zero Trust Security so that we can contribute to regional cybersecurity capacity-building with best-of-breed cybersecurity products and services. As a trusted advisor to enterprise and government organizations across the region, being present at these key platforms continues to be essential for us as well as our participating vendors. We look forward to seeing our strategic customers and partners at the shows!”, added Vivek Gupta, Co-Founder and COO at CyberKnight.

The technologies that will be represented by CyberKnight at GISEC include: 

  • Netwrix – Data Access Governance, AD Security, File Integrity Monitoring
  • Illumio – Zero Trust Microsegmentation
  • RedSeal – Cyber Risk Modelling
  • Security Scorecard – Cybersecurity Risk Ratings
  • Xage – Zero Trust Security for OT Environments
  • Owl Cyber Defense – Data Diodes, Cross Domain Security and CDR
  • NetWitness – Evolved SIEM, UEBA, XDR and Network Forensics
  • Checkmarx – SAST, DAST, IAST, SCA, Supply Chain Security, IaC & API Security
  • ExaGrid – Secure Tiered Backup for Ransomware Protection
  • CounterCraft – Deception Powered by Threat Intel
  • PhishRod – Security Awareness, Training Platform & Phishing Simulation
  • Immersive Labs – Cyber Skills Development & Training Platform
  • Fortra – Data Classification, Email Security, Managed File Transfer, VA/PT
  • SolarWinds – IT Management and Remote Monitoring
  • Seceon – aiSIEM / aiXDR
  • Infosec – Cybersecurity Bootcamps and Certifications
  • Entrust – PKI, Passwordless Authentication, MFA, SSO, IoT Security

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About CyberKnight:

CyberKnight is a cybersecurity advisory and value-added-distributor (VAD) covering the Middle East with on-the-ground presence in all key regional markets. Our ZTX (Zero Trust Security) methodology, based on the Forrester framework, incorporates emerging and market-leading cybersecurity solutions that protect the entire attack surface, by leveraging AI, threat intelligence and collective defence. CyberKnight helps security and risk teams at enterprise and government customers simplify breach detection, prevention, and incident response, while addressing regulatory compliance. CyberKnight’s Art of Cybersecurity Distribution business model enables strategic partners to achieve greater market penetration, return-on-investment, and time-to-value.