For the Third Consecutive Year: Difenda Wins Four Global InfoSec Awards


Apr 24, 2023

Difenda Wins ‘ Market Leader Microsoft Security Professional Services‘, ‘ Editor’s Choice Managed Extended Detection and Response (MxDR)’, ‘Cutting Edge OT Security‘ and ‘ Next Gen Vulnerability Management as a Service’ at the 11th Annual Global InfoSec Awards at #RSAC 2023. 

We are thrilled to announce that Difenda has been honored with not just one, but four prestigious Global InfoSec Awards at RSAC 2023.  

As a leading provider of cutting-edge cybersecurity solutions exclusively focused on Microsoft Security, we are proud to be recognized for our commitment to excellence in the industry. Our team of experts has worked tirelessly to develop innovative solutions that help our clients mitigate cyber risks, protect their data, and maintain the trust of their stakeholders. Winning these awards is a testament to our hard work and dedication, and we are excited to share this news with our clients, partners, and colleagues in the cybersecurity community.  

In this blog post, we will take a closer look at each of the four awards and what they mean for our company and our clients. 

Market Leader Microsoft Security Professional Services 

As a SecOps-as-a-Service organization focused on maximizing the investment our customers make in Microsoft Security we have a proven track record of success in the industry, demonstrating excellence in several key areas such as product innovation, diversity and customer support. 

Over 5 years ago we made the decision to go all in with Microsoft Security because we saw the value of their investment in cybersecurity. Today we are one of many MSSPs exclusively focused on the Microsoft Security portfolio. Difenda stands out from the crowd because we take a tailored approach to our services that meet our customers where they are on their cybersecurity journey.  

Security challenges are not one size fits all and the solutions shouldn’t be either. 

The Market Leader Microsoft Security Professional Services Award recognizes the outstanding achievements of a company that has demonstrated exceptional leadership and innovation in Microsoft Security Services. This award honors a company that has made significant contributions to the industry by providing innovative and effective solutions that help customers maximize their Microsoft Security investment.  

The winner has a broad portfolio of solutions that address the evolving cybersecurity needs of their customers. This award recognizes Difenda as a trusted advisor and partner to their customers, providing valuable guidance and support to help them navigate their Microsoft Security landscape. 

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Editor’s Choice Managed Extended Detection and Response (MxDR) 

The Editor’s Choice Managed Extended Detection and Response (MxDR) InfoSec Award is presented to an MSSP that has demonstrated exceptional expertise and innovation in delivering effective cybersecurity solutions to its clients through the implementation of MxDR technology. 

Our MXDR service stands out in part because it is one of the first Microsoft Verified MXDR solutions and our customized approach. Difenda MXDR is a modular solution that allows customers to customize their security solutions and expand the potential of their security resources. We offer an enterprise-grade suite of managed threat detection and response services that unifies your people, processes, and technologies, guaranteeing that every interaction is safe and visible— breaking through visibility barriers for improved security resiliency.  

Difenda MXDR allows customers to simplify and consolidate their security processes with an integrated cybersecurity suite that leverages Azure Sentinel, Microsoft Defender, and any other Microsoft security services in use at the organization to provide proactive and ongoing protection. 

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Cutting Edge OT Security  

The InfoSec Award for Cutting Edge OT Security recognizes an MSSP that delivers an innovative and transformative operational technology security service to customers.   

Difenda was one of the first organizations to launch a managed service for operational technology: MXDR for OT. Difenda MXDR for OT offers a turn-key agentless extended detection and response (XDR) that is rapidly deployed, works with diverse endpoints, IoT, OT, and industrial control system (ICS) devices. 

Powered by Microsoft Defender for IoT, this service allows our customers to discover OT/ICS crown jewel assets and added visibility into their environment. This provides the organization with better information to make security use cases, enhance playbook development and make better decisions for security outcomes in their environment.  

Download the MXDR for OT eBook!  

Next Gen Vulnerability Management as a Service 

The Next Gen Vulnerability Management as a Service Global InfoSec Award is presented to a company that has demonstrated exceptional innovation and expertise in providing cutting-edge vulnerability management solutions to its clients through a managed service model. 

Difenda AVM offers a strategic approach to vulnerability management that leverages machine learning, business intelligence, and real-time operational dashboards that allow security teams to focus and address true areas of risk. This award recognizes our ability to provide clients with a holistic and continuous approach to managing vulnerabilities across their entire IT infrastructure. 

We deliver comprehensive vulnerability management services, leveraging the latest technologies and Microsoft Security tools to help our clients identify and address vulnerabilities quickly and effectively. Difenda AVM is designed to streamline every core aspect of vulnerability management, including regular vulnerability scans, implementation of secure configuration standards, prioritized remediation of detected vulnerabilities, and deployment of operating system and software patches. 

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Market Leader Microsoft Security Professional Services 

Editor’s Choice Managed Extended Detection and Response (MxDR)

Cutting Edge OT Security  

Next Gen Vulnerability Management as a Service

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