Awards

TrophyI’ve been lucky enough to win some awards, which I will now brag about:

  • 2018 - Winner: Best Security Podcast at EU Security Blogger Awards
  • 2018 - Nominated: Best Personal Security Blog at EU Security Blogger Awards
  • 2018 - Nominated: Best European Personal Security Blog at EU Security Blogger Awards
  • 2018 - Nominated: Most Entertaining Blog at EU Security Blogger Awards
  • 2018 - Nominated: Most Educational Blog at EU Security Blogger Awards
  • 2018 - Nominated: Best EU Security Tweeter at EU Security Blogger Awards
  • 2018 - Nominated: Grand Prix Prize: Best Overall Security Blog at EU Security Blogger Awards
  • 2018 - Nominated: Best European Security Podcast at EU Security Blogger Awards
  • 2018 - Nominated: Most Entertaining Security Blog at RSA Security Blogger Awards
  • 2018 - Top Ten Information Security Thought Leaders at Infosec Institute.
  • 2017 - Winner: Best IT Security Blog at SysAdmin Blog Awards
  • 2017 - Winner: Most Entertaining Security Blog at RSA Security Blogger Awards
  • 2016 - Winner: Best Security Video Blog at EU Security Blogger Awards
  • 2016 - Nominated: Best Corporate Security Blog at EU Security Blogger Awards
  • 2016 - Nominated: Best European Corporate Security Blog at EU Security Blogger Awards
  • 2016 - Nominated: Most Entertaining Blog at EU Security Blogger Awards
  • 2016 - Nominated: Most Educational Blog at EU Security Blogger Awards
  • 2016 - Nominated: Best EU Security Tweeter at EU Security Blogger Awards
  • 2016 - Nominated: Grand Prix Prize for the Best Overall Security Blog at EU Security Blogger Awards
  • 2016 - Top 10 CyberSecurity Twitter profiles by Dark Reading.
  • 2016 - Winner: EMEA Cybersecurity Educator of the Year at the Cybersecurity Excellence Awards
  • 2016 - Winner: Most Entertaining Security Blog at RSA Security Blogger Awards
  • 2016 - Nominated: Most Educational Security Blog at RSA Security Blogger Awards
  • 2016 - The World’s Top IT Security Influencers by CISO Platform
  • 2015 - Winner: Tech Blogger of the year at the Bloggers’ Lounge Awards
  • 2015 - Winner: Best Security Blog at the Bytes that Rock Awards
  • 2015 - Winner: Most Educational Blog at EU Security Blogger Awards
  • 2015 - Nominated: Best European Corporate Security Blog at EU Security Blogger Awards
  • 2015 - Nominated: Grand Prix Prize for the Best Overall Security Blog at EU Security Blogger Awards
  • 2015 - Winner: Most Entertaining Security Blog at RSA Security Blogger Awards
  • 2015 - Top 25 Influencers in Security by Tripwire
  • 2014 - Winner: Best Speaker at AVAR 2014, Sydney, Australia
  • 2014 - Winner: Best New Security Blog at EU Security Blogger Awards
  • 2014 - Nominated: Best Corporate Security Blog at EU Security Blogger Awards
  • 2014 - Nominated: Best Personal Security Blog at EU Security Blogger Awards
  • 2014 - Nominated: Most Entertaining Blog at EU Security Blogger Awards
  • 2014 - Nominated: Most Educational Blog at EU Security Blogger Awards
  • 2014 - Nominated: Best EU Security Tweeter at EU Security Blogger Awards
  • 2014 - Nominated: Grand Prize for Best Overall Security Blog at EU Security Blogger Awards
  • 2014 - Nominated: Most Educational Security Blog at RSA Security Blogger Awards
  • 2013 - Winner: Best Overall Security Blog at EU Security Blogger Awards
  • 2013 - Winner: Best Corporate Security Blog at EU Security Blogger Awards
  • 2013 - Winner: Best Corporate Security Blog at RSA Security Blogger Awards
  • 2012 - Winner: Best Corporate Security Blog at RSA Security Blogger Awards
  • 2012 - Winner: Hermes Platinum Award for Sophos Naked Security publicity campaign
  • 2011 - Top 25 Influencers in Security by Tripwire
  • 2011 - Ranked 7th Most Powerful Voice in Security by Sys-Con Media
  • 2011 - Winner: Most Educational Security Blog at RSA Security Blogger Awards
  • 2011 - Winner: Best Security Blogger, SC Magazine Awards, San Francisco
  • 2011 - Inducted into the InfoSecurity Europe Hall of Fame
  • 2010 - Winner: Best IT Security Blog at Computer Weekly/IBM Blog Awards
  • 2010 - Runner-up: Best Security Blogger, SC Magazine Awards, San Francisco
  • 2010 - Winner: Twitter User of the Year, Computer Weekly/IBM Blog Awards
  • 2009 - Winner: Best of the Best Blogs, Computer Weekly/IBM Blog Awards
  • 2009 - Winner: Twitter User of the Year, Computer Weekly/IBM Blog Awards
  • 2009 - Winner: IT Security Blogger of the Year, Computer Weekly/IBM Blog Awards
  • 2009 - Honorary Mention: “Top 10 Greatest Britons in IT history”

And here are some nice things people have said about me.