NEW YORK, NY: ISC East – Nov. 29, 2023 – Cobwebs Technologies today announced it is the recipient of a 2023 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Award from American Security Today (AST) for its AI-powered Web Intelligence Platform.
American Security Today’s annual ‘ASTORS’ Awards is the preeminent U.S. homeland security awards program. Now in its eighth year, the program continues to recognize industry leaders of Physical and Border Security, Cybersecurity, Emergency Preparedness – Management and Response, Law Enforcement, and First Responders, as well as federal, state, and municipal government agencies in the acknowledgment of their outstanding efforts to keep our nation secure.
The ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards program is specifically designed to honor distinguished government and vendor solutions that deliver enhanced value, benefit, and intelligence to end users in a variety of government, homeland security, and public safety vertical markets.
“As the nation continues to respond to escalating threats from home and abroad, the innovative solutions being implemented to meet those threats has led to tremendous growth in the field of homeland security,” said Michael Madsen, co-founder and publisher of American Security Today. “Today, the United States is increasingly focusing on protecting IT/cybersecurity networks and they are calling on innovative companies like Cobwebs Technologies to help them do so.”
“‘ASTORS’ nominations are evaluated on their technical innovation, interoperability, specific impact within the category, overall impact to the industry, relatability to other industry technologies, and application feasibility outside of the industry,” according to Tammy Waitt, co-founder and editorial director of American Security Today.
Cobwebs Technologies’ AI-powered Web Intelligence Platform was selected for its ability to safeguard global communities and organizations from crime, threats, and cyber-attacks by providing seamless access to publicly available data.
Cobwebs Technologies’ Web Intelligence Platform is a powerful open-source intelligence solution that searches online activity, collecting and analyzing data from endless digital channels on the open, deep, and dark web. The platform provides access to the most updated data with worldwide coverage. It gives users the power to collect publicly available data across all layers of the worldwide web. This includes the latest digital platforms, darknet, traditional media, multimedia and video, global information registries, and millions of corporate profiles, blogs and dynamic forums, and billions of data points and risk entities.
“As a trusted partner to government agencies and commercial organizations across the globe, Cobwebs Technologies is dedicated to protecting citizens and national security concerns alike. This award is a clear indication that our solutions enable security leaders worldwide to accelerate criminal investigations, maintain situational awareness, and mitigate public safety threats. We’re honored to have our innovative achievements recognized through the prestigious ‘ASTORS’ Award program,” said Udi Levy, CEO and co-founder of Cobwebs Technologies.
About Cobwebs Technologies
Cobwebs Technologies is a worldwide leader in web intelligence. Our innovative solutions are tailored to the operational needs of national security agencies and the private sector, identifying threats. Cobwebs solutions were designed by intelligence and security experts as vital tools for seamless access to data from all web layers: open, deep, and dark web. Cobwebs web intelligence platform searches and analyzes these vast sources to reveal hidden leads and generate insights. The exclusive technology Cobwebs uses extracts targeted intelligence from big data using the latest machine learning algorithms, automatically generating intelligent insights.
About American Security Today
American Security Today (AST), the ‘New Face in Homeland Security™’, is the premier digital media platform in the U.S. Homeland Security and Public Safety Industry, focused on breaking news and in-depth coverage of the newest initiatives and hottest technologies in physical & IT security on the market today.
AST highlights the most cutting-edge and forward-thinking security solutions across a wide variety of media products delivered weekly, and monthly to over 75,000 qualified government and security industry readers, essential to meeting today’s growing security challenges to ‘Secure our Nation, One City at a Time™’.
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