SecurityGen wins “Best New Market Entrant” award at 2022 Carrier Community Global Awards
Rome, Italy – 24 June 2022 - SecurityGen
, the global start-up provider of security solutions and
services for the telecoms industry, has won the “Best New Market Entrant”
award at the sixth
annual Carrier Community Global Awards
ceremony in Berlin, for its ACE automated breach and
attack simulation platform for mobile networks.
SecurityGen was one of four vendors shortlisted for the category by an international panel of
judges made up of industry analysts, consultants, and senior executives. The Carrier Community
Global Awards are arranged by Carrier Community
, a global telecom industry branding and
networking club for wholesale service providers and eco-system partners.
The latest award was collected by Paolo Emiliani, co-founder and global head of operations at
SecurityGen, who said, “Winning an award is always hugely gratifying. It’s recognition of the hard
work, dedication and effort that the entire team at SecurityGen invests in our technology and our
work with customers. I’m honoured and tremendously proud to collect this award on behalf of my
The CC Global Award is the third telecoms industry award that SecurityGen has won in recent
weeks for its ACE platform. In May, SecurityGen took home the award for vendor innovation at the
Telecoms World Middle East Awards. Before that, also in May, it earned second place in the
ROCCO Research Vendor Innovators Awards.
Emiliani continued, “The manual methods that telecom operators have until now relied upon to
assess the security of their networks and systems are no longer fit for purpose with today’s
increasingly complex mobile networks. What’s needed instead is frequent automated inspection
and testing that views the network as a whole rather than as separate components: and which is
supported by the latest field research and continually updated threat databases. The SecurityGen
ACE platform fulfils this pressing need among operators.”
Earlier in the week, as part of this year’s Carrier Community Enterprise Summit
, Emiliani took part
in a discussion panel entitled “Enterprise 5G and Cybersecurity at the Forefront”, alongside senior
executives from Deutsche Telekom, Cambridge Management Consulting, AvidThink and Cato
“Debating the latest issues and new ideas for mobile operators and enterprises around 5G was an
enlightening, positive experience,” he explained. “Private 5G networks will significantly change how
business and industry harness high-speed mobile technology by enabling new mission-critical use
cases across a range of different sectors.”
Emiliani continued, “As a cybersecurity company, SecurityGen is prepared for this change and to
support the wave of innovation that private 5G will enable with an advanced level of security across
the entire mobile network. Both operators and enterprises should be aware that the parameter for
measuring private 5G’s success is not only performance - it’s performance and security as well.”
SecurityGen was founded in early 2022 by four telecom security veterans. Its centrepiece solution
is the ACE platform, a true telecoms industry first: the first completely automated breach and attack
simulation platform that is purpose-built for securing mobile networks.
ACE assesses and improves the security of mobile operators by continuously testing the strength
of their network defences against simulated attacks and techniques. It identifies and reports
potential gaps and vulnerabilities within the operator’s network, and then carries out simulations of
real-world attacks on these vulnerabilities to assess their seriousness and the potential damage
that an actual attack could cause.
Founded in 2022, SecurityGen is a global start-up focused on telecom security. We deliver a solid security foundation
to drive secure telco digital transformations and ensure next-gen enterprise intelligent connectivity.
Our extensive product and service
portfolio provides complete protection against existing and advanced telecom security threats. Led by a group of global visionary leaders,
security experts, and research analysts with a proven track record of innovation and execution, SecurityGen is
headquartered in Rome and has a strong presence across Europe, Asia, LATAM, and the Middle East.