LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwired - Apr 21, 2015) - Silobreaker, a data analytics company specialising in cyber security and risk intelligence, today announced their recognition on Cybersecurity Ventures' Cybersecurity 500 list, a global compilation of leading companies who provide cybersecurity solutions and services. Silobreaker ranked 132 overall and was the 21st highest rated European company and the 5th highest UK company on the list.

The Cybersecurity 500 provides a keyword searchable directory as a resource to security decision makers worldwide. The Cybersecurity 500 creates awareness and recognition for the most innovative cybersecurity companies -- ranging from the largest and most recognizable brands, to small firms with potentially game-changing technologies. Ranking is based on sector in the market, feedback from CISOs, customer base, published product reviews, media coverage and notable implementations, among other criteria.

"Silobreaker is a top UK cybersecurity firm who has gained the attention of the international cybersecurity community with their cutting edge analytics and situational awareness technology," says Steve Morgan, founder & CEO at Cybersecurity Ventures, and Editor-in-Chief of the Cybersecurity 500. "CISOs, Fraud, and Compliance Officers are very interested in Silobreaker's threat and risk intelligence solutions," adds Morgan.

Silobreaker's cyber security and risk intelligence product collects vast volumes of open source data from the web and provides the tools and visualizations for analyzing and making sense of such data. Security professionals are able to cut through the data noise and extract meaningful context and timely insights related to cyber events and the motivations behind them.

"We are extremely honored to be included on this list of commended companies," said Kristofer Mansson, CEO and Co-founder of Silobreaker. "Silobreaker has emerged as a leader for cyber open source intelligence by addressing the need for a more holistic approach to threat intelligence, helping security professionals see the bigger picture and make better informed decisions. This recognition confirms Silobreaker's place as one of the most innovative cyber security companies emerging from Europe and we are very pleased by the growing demand for our products from the North American market, across Europe and from other parts of the world."

This follows on the heels of Silobreaker announcing that its Cyber Security & Risk Intelligence product has been shortlisted for the SC Magazine Awards Europe in both the categories 'Best Emerging Technology' and 'Best Newcomer Security Company of the Year.'

See the full list of Cybersecurity 500 companies.

About Silobreaker

Silobreaker is a data analytics company specializing in cyber security and risk intelligence. The company's products help intelligence professionals to make sense of the overwhelming amount of data available today on the web.

Silobreaker collects large volumes of open source data from news, blogs, feeds and social media and provides the tools and visualizations for analyzing and contextualizing such data. Customers save time by working more efficiently through big data-sets and improve their expertise and knowledge from examining and interpreting the data more easily. For more information, please see and follow us on Twitter: @Silobreaker

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