Pentera named winner of the Black Unicorn Awards for 2022

TEL AVIV, Israel and BOSTON, October 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Pente, the leader in automated security validation, today announced that it has been named the winner of the Black Unicorn Awards for 2022. The award is given to the 10 most innovative and successful infosec companies changing the security landscape. cybersecurity. The winning companies all show high-growth revenue and a rapid trajectory through execution and market adoption.

“The existing cybersecurity paradigm is flawed. The current focus on vulnerability management does not allow companies to understand their true organizational risk and is therefore ineffective in reducing exposure,” said Aviv Cohen, CMO of Pentera. “By continually challenging existing security controls in production, Pentera’s platform validates the effectiveness of their security against real-world hacking tactics, enabling surgical remediation to reduce risk exposure. We are extremely honored to be named Black Unicorn for 2022. Our selection is a reflection of the incredible work of the entire Pentera team and underscores the value we bring to the market.”

Pentera’s automated security validation platform enables users to dramatically improve security readiness and the ability to defend against cyber threats. Emulating real-life hacker techniques across the entire cyberattack kill chain, Pentera continually challenges existing cybersecurity controls to provide security teams with an actionable roadmap to reduce security exposure.

“We are delighted to name Pentera among the winners of the small, elite group of cybersecurity industry leaders at our annual Black Unicorn Awards,” said Gary Miliefsky, CEO of Cyber ​​Defense Media Group. “With the rate of cyberattacks continuing to rise around the world, the market needs innovative and dynamic solutions like those from Pentera to meet our ever-changing security challenges.”

Want to work with a 2022 Black Unicorn? Pentera is currently looking to fill over 60 vacancies globally. To apply, go to:

About Pentera

Pentera is the category leader for automated security validation, enabling every organization to easily test the integrity of all layers of cybersecurity, uncovering real and current security exposures at any time, at any scale. . Thousands of security professionals and service providers around the world use Pentera to guide remediation and close security vulnerabilities before they are exploited. For more information visit:

About Cyber ​​Defense Awards

This is the 10th year that Cyber ​​Defense Magazine has honored cybersecurity innovators, in this case the Black Unicorn Awards for 2022 on our Cyber ​​Defense Awards platform. In this competition, the judges of these prestigious awards include cybersecurity industry veterans, trailblazers and market makers Gary Miliefsky of the CDMG, Robert R. Ackerman Jr. from Allegis Cyber, Dino Boukouris from MomentumCyber ​​and with much appreciation to the Judges Emeritus Robert Herjavec of the Herjavec group, Dr. Peter Stephenson of the CDMG and David Dewalt by Night Dragon. To see the full list of 2022 Black Unicorn Awards finalists and winners, please visit

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