Trusted Knight Cloud-DMZ Accepted into UK Government Digital Marketplace

London, UK, 11 August 2016

Trusted Knight, a data security company dedicated to sophisticated solutions for today’s crimeware challenges, is pleased to announce the acceptance of their Cloud-DMZ web application security technology into the UK Government’s Digital Marketplace.

This allows Trusted Knight to deliver its Cloud-DMZ technology to public sector organisations and government agencies through the G-Cloud 8 Framework via our partner, Sapphire, a leading cyber security provider in the United Kingdom.

Government initiatives to make more public services and information available online poses a huge challenge to UK public sector as much of the data is valuable PII, making them a prime target for cybercriminals. Protecting these online portals and websites is vital.

As an alternative to the conventional web application firewall, Cloud-DMZ provides agile security that requires minimal maintenance or updating. By using an active learning engine and replicating components, Cloud-DMZ:

  • Automatically eliminates application vulnerabilities by reducing the attack surface by as much as 99%
  • Prevents data breaches and website defacement
  • Mitigates DDoS attacks ranging from volumetric attacks to sophisticated layer 7 DDoS attacks

“Our goal is to work with Sapphire to provide government agencies and enterprises with a simple, effective and manageable solution to protect sensitive data and web applications against cyber criminals.” said Joseph Patanella, Chief Executive Officer at Trusted Knight. “We enable the entire organization through sophisticated security delivered simply to innovate faster without security getting in the way.”

Annabel Berry, CEO at Sapphire added, “Our partnership with Trusted Knight, delivering highly differentiated technologies allows us to bring our government and enterprise customers a robust, yet low maintenance, web security solution.”

To learn more about how Cloud-DMZ is revolutionizing web application security, register now for our webinar on Thursday 8th September at 2pm GMT.

About Trusted Knight

Trusted Knight is a data security company dedicated to providing intelligently simple solutions to today’s crimeware challenges. With roots in the National Security Agency, military intelligence and security across the financial industry, the Trusted Knight team is focused on delivering agile, yet sophisticated security to outsmart the evolving tactics of cyber criminals and provide nimble protection to enterprise eco-systems, from applications to endpoints. More information can be found at

About Sapphire

Sapphire has an outstanding pedigree within information security, having successfully provided practical workable solutions and consultancy since 1996 across a broad range or market sectors. Sapphire’s expertise and longevity in the IT security market makes it one of the leading independent security high value-added resellers in the UK, delivering a diverse range of security solutions to an ever-growing list of clients. The high number of repeat clients and ability to operate across all levels of enterprise environments secures their position as a ‘Trusted Security Partner’. For more information on how Sapphire can work with you to achieve your security goals please visit See more at