SoftServe Finalist in Three Categories of 2016 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards


SoftServe today announced its selection as a finalist in three categories of the 2016 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards

These awards honor individuals and companies that demonstrate excellence, innovation, and leadership in information security. The Cybersecurity Excellence Awards are produced in cooperation with the Information Security Community on LinkedIn.

SoftServe’s extensive security expertise and commitment to excellence was recognized in the following categories:

  • Cybersecurity Consultant of the Year: Nazar Tymoshyk, SoftServe’s Security Consultant, was recognized for his security related educational initiatives.
  • Cybersecurity Professional of the Year - EMEA: Nazar Tymoshyk, SoftServe’s Security Consultant, was listed as a finalist for his 14+ years’ experience in Information Security and 7+ years in network infrastructure management.
  • Cybersecurity Team of the Year: The SoftServe Security Team was recognized for adopting and developing security best practices and helping hundreds of companies ensure the security of their applications.

SoftServe’s Security Team is well-known for its extensive expertise and is often recognized by security awards and competitions. In 2015 SoftServe’s “Manual Penetration Testing for ContractPal” solution demonstrated the company’s excellence in leveraging best security practices and won “Security Solution of the Year” in the 2015 European IT & Software Excellence Awards.

“We are honored to be a finalist in the 2016 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards. This once again validates that SoftServe’s security services are ahead of the curve in providing high quality security solutions to businesses globally, ensuring companies can securely and efficiently access their data from any kind of device.” said Nazar Tymoshyk, SoftServe Senior Security Consultant.

About Nazar Tymoshyk

Nazar Tymoshyk is a Security Consultant, at SoftServe. He has a Ph.D. in Information Security and specializes in Security Consulting, Enterprise IT Consulting, Application Security Assessments, Penetration Testing, Ruby, OWASP, Linux, Virtualization/Cloud, Automation, Networking, Forensics, and Reversing. Nazar holds numerous IT Certifications such as CLE, DCTS, DCATS, NAI, CLP, NLTS, CNA, NCLA, and MCTS. With over 14 years’ experience in Information Security and over seven years in network infrastructure management, Nazar is also the leader of OWASP Chapter Lviv.