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Darktrace Wins ‘Best AI Product in Security’ at CogX Awards

Cambridge, UK
Tuesday June 11, 2019

Darktrace, the world’s leading AI company for cyber defense, has today announced winning ‘Best AI Product in Security’ at the CogX Awards 2019 in London last night.

The CogX Awards celebrate the best in AI technologies around the world. Darktrace was recognized by judges for its self-learning cyber AI, which is modelled on the human immune system and used by over 3,000 organizations to detect and respond to emerging cyber-threats. Darktrace AI responds to a cyber-threat every 3 seconds, preventing it from causing damage.

“This award is a fantastic recognition of Darktrace’s world-leading artificial intelligence,” said Poppy Gustafsson, CEO, Darktrace. ‘As security teams struggle to stay ahead of today’s sophisticated cyber-attacks, Darktrace AI autonomously identifies and fights back against cyber-attacks as they unfold.”

Darktrace executives Dave Palmer and Emily Orton are both speaking at CogX in London this week. As part of London Tech Week, Darktrace is also partnering with Wired AI: Pulse conference at the Barbican on Saturday 15th June, where CEO Nicole Eagan will present a keynote on Cyber AI.

About Darktrace

Darktrace is the world’s leading cyber AI company and the creator of Autonomous Response technology.

Its self-learning AI is modelled on the human immune system and used by over 3,000 organizations to protect against threats to the cloud, email, IoT, networks and industrial systems. This includes insider threat, industrial espionage, IoT compromises, zero-day malware, data loss, supply chain risk and long-term infrastructure vulnerabilities.

The company has over 900 employees, 40 offices and headquarters in San Francisco and Cambridge, UK. Every 3 seconds, Darktrace AI fights back against a cyber-threat, preventing it from causing damage.