HelpSystems (now Fortra) Strikes Gold at 2022 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards

Posted on February 16, 2022 | Infrastructure and Data Protection

Cybersecurity company recognized as the fastest growing in its category

MINNEAPOLIS — Feb 11, 2022—Fortra today announced that is has won gold in more than 20 categories at the 2022 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards, including the Fastest Growing Cybersecurity Company in North America between 1,000 and 4,999 employees. 

The Cybersecurity Excellence Awards is a worldwide program that recognizes the industry’s best cybersecurity products, professionals, and organizations. Fortra was awarded gold in its category for the following: 

Fastest Growing Cybersecurity Company – Fortra
Cybersecurity Blogger of the Year – Bob Erdman, Associate Director of Development
Access Control – Core Access
Anti-Malware – Powertech AV
Anti-Phishing – Agari
Breach & Attack Simulation – Core Impact
Cyber Threat Intelligence – PhishLabs
Cybersecurity Assessment – Frontline.Cloud (Digital Defense)
Data Classification – Fortra Data Classification
Data Security + Data-centric Security – Fortra Data Security Suite
Digital Rights Management – Vera
Email Security – Fortra Email Security
Information Access Governance – Core Security
Policy & User Management  – Powertech
Phishing D&R – Agari
Privileged Access Management – Core PAM (BoKS)
Secure File Transfer – Fortra SFT
SIEM – Event Manager (Core Security)
Threat Detection, Intel & Response – PhishLabs
Vulnerability Management – Frontline VM (Digital Defense)
“These awards are a testament to the depth and breadth of expertise we’ve developed over the last few years,” said Kate Bolseth, CEO, Fortra. “Our customers face hundreds if not thousands of security threats every day, and we’ve grown and expanded our offering to help them solve these problems. Our mission in 2022 is to continue to delight customers with our comprehensive suite of offerings, delivering robust solutions and services for all aspects of enterprise security, compliance, and management.”

About Fortra  
Fortra is a software company focused on helping exceptional organizations secure and automate their operations. Our cybersecurity and automation software protects information and simplifies IT processes to give our customers peace of mind. We know security and IT transformation is a journey, not a destination. Let’s move forward. Learn more at 

Press Contacts 

North America: 
Angela Tuzzo, MRB Public Relations 
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Lottie Hutchins, Touchdown  
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