Avertium Wins “Next-Gen in Managed Security Service Provider (MSSP)” In 9th Annual Global InfoSec Awards at #RSAC 2021

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – MAY 17, 2021 – Avertium is proud to announce we have won the following award from Cyber Defense Magazine (CDM), the industry’s leading electronic information security magazine:

Next-Gen in Managed Security Service Provider (MSSP)

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – MAY 17, 2021 – Avertium is proud to announce we have won the following award from Cyber Defense Magazine (CDM), the industry’s leading electronic information security magazine:

“The escalation in headline-grabbing cyber incidents underscores the need for the world to think and act differently.  Our innovative approach to XDR, Zero Trust and Attack Surface Management accelerates our customer's cybersecurity maturity and empowers their business to thrive. By fusing deep expertise with best-in-class technology, our focus on coverage, visibility, and maturity enables us to prevent, detect and respond to threats in even the most complex environments. Receiving the 'Next Gen MSSP' award is a thrilling reflection of our commitment to excellence through continuous innovation and we are honored to be recognized by the Global Infosec Awards,” said Paul Caiazzo, CISO of Avertium.

“Avertium embodies three major features we judges look for to become winners: understanding tomorrow’s threats, today, providing a cost-effective solution, and innovating in unexpected ways that can help stop the next breach,” said Gary S. Miliefsky, Publisher of Cyber Defense Magazine.

Winners were announced today at the #RSAC RSA Conference 2021, rsaconference.com/usa, and they share a red-carpet experience and proudly display our trophy online and on social media channels.

At Avertium, we recognize that the goal of security is enabling a resilient business to thrive in the face of threats.  And we do this with our unique approach to XDR, our deep understanding of our client’s needs, and our 24/7/365 focus on preventing, detecting, and responding to cyber incidents.   We’re thrilled to be a member of this coveted group of winners, located here: cyberdefenseawards.com.  


Avertium brings enterprise-level security to mid-sized and larger organizations challenged by the cybersecurity talent shortage, rapidly evolving threat landscape, and budgetary constraints. The company’s acclaimed show-no-weakness approach to extended detection and response (XDR), governance and compliance, and strategic advisory services are redefining the managed security services category. From financial services and manufacturing to technology and healthcare, more than 2,500 companies rely on Avertium’s more rigorous, more relevant, and more responsive delivery of cybersecurity services. 

Backed by growth equity firm Sunstone Partners, Avertium operates CyberOps Centers of Excellence in Arizona, Colorado, and Tennessee.

Avertium. Show No Weakness.®


This is Cyber Defense Magazine’s ninth year of honoring global InfoSec innovators. 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 cyberdefenseawards.com


With over 5 Million monthly readers and growing, and thousands of pages of searchable online infosec content, Cyber Defense Magazine (CDM) is the premier source of IT Security information for B2B and B2G with its sister magazine Cyber Security Magazine for B2C. CDM is managed and published by and for ethical, honest, passionate information security professionals. CDM's mission is to share cutting-edge knowledge, real-world stories, and awards on the best ideas, products, and services in the information technology industry.  The organization delivers 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 CDM at cyberdefensemagazine.com and visit cyberdefensetv.com and cyberdefenseradio.com to see and hear some of the most informative interviews of many of these winning company executives.  Join a webinar at cyberdefensewebinars.com and realize that infosec knowledge is power.