BALTIMORE, MD, April 10, 2014 /24-7PressRelease/ -- ZeroFOX, a cyber security firm specializing in Social Risk Management, was named the Chesapeake Regional Tech Council's Rising Star for 2014. The prestigious honor is bestowed annually to the highest achieving technology company located within the Chesapeake region. Award recipients are recognized for innovation, cutting-edge technology, fast growth, and strength of their teams.
Founded in January 2013, ZeroFOX has already made significant strides in the cyber arena given its unique positioning. The company is the only firm focused on the intersection between cyber security and social media, helping combat the increasing amount of cyber attacks leveraging social media targeting both commercial and government organizations. A Baltimore, Maryland based company, ZeroFOX places great importance on creating local jobs in an effort to ensure that the center of next-generation cyber solutions remains squarely located in Maryland.
"ZeroFOX is honored to have been recognized by the CRTC as one of the most innovative leaders in our industry and region. " said CEO James C. Foster. "Maryland is our home and we are committed to continued innovation in cyber defense for the United States, her allies, citizens and corporations."
ZeroFOX enables organizations to identify, manage, and mitigate the information security risks associated with employee and corporate social media usage. The ZeroFOX Platform is a suite of cloud-based SaaS security and analytics products that help enterprise and government customers proactively identify, manage, and mitigate risk. By leveraging our patented technology, ZeroFOX identifies malicious actors, threats, and focused attacks connected with your organization and users across the social enterprise. More than 90% of advanced targeted attacks leverage social media and prior to ZeroFOX, organizations had no visibility into this extended perimeter and attack surface. Please contact us for additional information on the ZeroFOX Platform suite of products. ZeroFOX is headquartered in Baltimore, MD and is always looking for bright and passionate talent to join the team.
To learn more about how ZeroFOX's Social Risk Management initiatives are changing cyber security, visit: http://www.zerofox.com/.
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