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Company Named a Leader in the G2 Secure Code Training Report; CMD+CTRL Cyber Range Named a Contender in Datos Insights’ Matrix of Cyber Range Solutions

Wilmington, MA – June  2, 2024 – Security Innovation, a leader in software security assessment and training, today announced it recently received four cybersecurity industry awards and was recognized by advisory firm Datos Insights for its cybersecurity training solutions.

In May, Security Innovation received company recognition with three awards. During RSA 2024, Security Innovation was named a “Hot Cybersecurity Training Company” by Cyber Defense Magazine, the industry’s leading digital information security magazine, at the Global Infosec Awards. Security Innovation also won a Business Intelligence Group 2024 Fortress Cybersecurity Award as a leading cybersecurity training organization. This recognition program honors the industry’s leading individuals, companies and products that are at the forefront of safeguarding data and digital assets.

The company and its CEO, Ed Adams, each received a 2024 Cybersecurity Excellence Award from Cybersecurity Insiders, which reflects an outstanding commitment to the core principles of excellence, innovation, and leadership in cybersecurity. Security Innovation was recognized as the “Best Cybersecurity Education Provider.” In addition, “See Yourself in Cyber: Security Careers Beyond Hacking,” a book by Adams, a security industry veteran, received the award for “Best Cybersecurity Book.” Published by Wiley earlier this year, the book explores the breadth and depth of careers available in cybersecurity and provides a playbook for how people outside of traditional cybersecurity roles can contribute to their organization’s security.

Security Innovation Named a Leader in the G2 Secure Coding Training Report

G2, one of the world’s largest software marketplaces and aggregator of user reviews for business software, named Security Innovation a leader in their G2 Grid® Spring 2024 Report for Secure Code Training.

The Grid® represents the democratic voice of real software users. Scoring is based on verified user reviews and data aggregated from online sources. Users cited depth and breadth of content, coverage across roles and technologies, and ease of deployment in their reviews of Security Innovation training solutions.

CMD+CTRL Cyber Range Positioned as a Contender in Datos Insights Matrix

Datos Insights, a global leader in financial services research, data, advisory, and consulting services, included Security Innovation’s CMD+CTRL Cyber Range as a contender in its first matrix report of Cyber Range Solutions. One of six solutions included in the matrix, Security Innovation was recognized for its best-in-class client service.

Realistic simulations are an increasingly important component of software security training, and Security Innovation’s CMD+CTRL Cyber Range platform is unique in application security-specific training. A recent report from Security Innovation and the Ponemon Institute found that 60% of companies now include realistic simulations as part of their cybersecurity training programs, compared to 36% in 2020.

Security Innovation offers 11 immersive, hands-on cyber ranges that vary in difficulty from basic to advanced and trains participants on how to better protect against the latest cybersecurity threats in a simulated system by having them think like attackers. In addition to the CMD+CTRL Cyber Range, the company’s training solutions combine 250+ interactive modules and 125+ scenario-based labs. More than 300 companies and over one million participants have enhanced their skills with Security Innovation cyber ranges, from Global 100 software companies to mid-size tech companies to financial services firms and retailers.

“These industry accolades are a testament to the more than two decades our team has dedicated to developing solutions that enable our clients to build a “security-first” culture across their organizations with hands-on training and role-based skills development,” said Ed Adams. “As we move into the era of AI, it is more critical than ever for enterprises to bolster their security defenses with proactive training programs that empower software teams to defend against emerging cybersecurity threats.”

About Security Innovation 
Security Innovation is a pioneer in software security and literally wrote the book on How to Break Software Security. Since 2002, organizations have relied on our services and training solutions to secure software wherever it runs. Our training solutions combine interactive modules, scenario-based labs, and hands-on cyber ranges to build skills that stick. Visit to learn how we can help you launch a best-in-class security program.


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