Data Theorem Wins 2019 Platinum Govie Government Security Award for Mobile App Security from Security Today Magazine

Company’s API Discover and API Inspect Honored for Uniquely Addressing Shadow API, Serverless Application and API Gateway Security Concerns for Government Organizations


Data Theorem, Inc., a leading provider of modern application security, today announced that Security Today magazine, the only integrated product and technology magazine reaching the entire security market, and, the preeminent editorial website for the security industry, have honored the company with a 2019 Platinum Govie Government Security Award. Data Theorem’s API Discover and API Inspect products were recognized as this year’s best solutions in the Mobile Apps awards category, in this annual program that honors outstanding government security products in a variety of categories.

“For the past ten years, Security Today and GovSec have hosted The Govies, and I have been amazed at the innovation and technology entered in this product contest,” said Ralph C. Jensen, editor in chief of Security Today and GovSec magazines and “Truly, manufacturers are ramping up their research and development, bringing top-quality solutions to the government vertical. I believe these products and solutions only prove that the government relies heavily on the technology advances in the private sector.”

1105 Media’s Security Today, and GovSec branded media offer important information to the government security market through a vast portfolio of products. An independent panel of judges from the security industry selected the top entries in the 2019 categories and named winners using criteria including Features, Innovation, User Friendliness, Interoperability, Quality, Design, Market Opportunity, and Impact in the Security Industry, Technical Advances, and Scalability.

Data Theorem’s API Discover and API Inspect together address security concerns such as Shadow APIs, Serverless Applications, and API Gateway cross-check validation by conducting continuous security assessments on API authentication, authorization, encryption, availability, cloud storage, databases, serverless functions, and logging. The API security solutions support Amazon’s Lambda and API gateway tools to discover modern APIs and to enumerate the specification using standards such as Swagger and Open API 3.0.

“Government is a growing vertical market for Data Theorem, and it’s rewarding to be recognized as the top product for mobile app security by Security Today, a leading resource for IT security solutions for the government sector,” said Doug Dooley, Data Theorem COO. “Government security continues to be an ongoing concern, and government agencies and organizations turn to Data Theorem due to our unique continuous mobile application and API security testing helping to protect their environments.”

For more information on these award-winning products from Data Theorem, see: Those attending the 23rd International Cloud Expo can learn more by attending the session led by Mr. Dooley titled “Serverless Applications vs. Apps Built in Docker Containers,” being held June 26 at 3:40 pm PDT at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, Calif. For more information, see

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About Data Theorem

Data Theorem is a leading provider of modern application security, helping customers prevent AppSec data breaches. Its products focus on API security, cloud (serverless apps, CSPM, CWPP, CNAPP), mobile apps (iOS and Android), and web apps (single-page apps). Its core mission is to analyze and secure any modern application anytime, anywhere. The award-winning Data Theorem Analyzer Engine continuously analyzes APIs, Web, Mobile, and Cloud applications in search of security flaws and data privacy gaps. The company has detected more than 5 billion application incidents and currently secures more than 25,000 modern applications for its enterprise customers around the world.