Email Security Blog

INKY Named a Top Finalist in RSAC’s 2020 Innovation Sandbox Contest

For the fifteenth straight year, cybersecurity’s boldest new innovators come together in hopes of winning the RSA Conference’s Innovation Sandbox Contest in order to grab the coveted title of Most Innovative Start-Up. Only the most promising young companies in cybersecurity are called upon to share their transformative technologies with a panel of renowned judges. Each of the ten finalists has three minutes in the spotlight and a round of question and answers in order to grab the attention of the judges. 

What is the RSA Conference?

RSAC’s mission is to provide programs that help ensure cybersecurity practitioners around the world get the intel and knowledge they need to spur professional growth and protect their organizations from cyberthreats. The annual RSA Conference is a series of global events and on-demand programs centered on security. Whether attending in the US, the EMEA region, the Asia-Pacific region or online, RSA Conference events are where the security industry converges to discuss current and future concerns and gain access to the people, content and ideas that help enable individuals and companies to be their best. It’s about bringing together people in the cybersecurity industry and empowering them to stand against cyberthreats around the world. RSA Conference is the ultimate marketplace for the latest technologies and hands-on educational opportunities that help industry professionals discover how to make their companies more secure, while showcasing the most enterprising, influential and thought-provoking thinkers and leaders in security today.

Who are the 2020 Finalists?

INKY is keeping great company these days and the entire list of this year’s finalists include:

  • AppOmni, a leading software-as-a-service (SaaS) security and management platform providing data access visibility, management, and security of SaaS solutions.
  • Blu Bucket, an enterprise security solution for code in a software-driven world.
  • Elevate Security, a company that scores employee risk based on their security actions.
  • ForAllSecure, a rising software security company.
  • INKY Technology, an industry leader in mail protection powered by unique computer vision, artificial intelligence, and machine learning.
  • Obsidian Security, which delivers frictionless security for SaaS.
  • SECURITI.a, a leader in AI-powered PrivacyOps.
  • Sqreen, offering an application security platform to protect, observe and test software.
  • Tala Security, safeguarding the modern web against client-side risk.
  • Vulcan Cyber, a vulnerability remediation and orchestration platform

During INKY’s three minute presentation, CEO and Founder, Dave Baggett addressed top cybersecurity leaders and a dedicated community of peers in order to share the science and innovation behind the company’s flagship product, INKY Phish Fence.  Take a moment (three actually!) to watch INKY’s presentation for a first-hand look into how INKY is fighting the war against phishing.


A cloud-based email protection software, INKY protects businesses from phishing attacks by blocking spam, malware. INKY’s email protection software places user-friendly banners directly into the email, warning and guiding the user actions.  With INKY, you can even report an email with a click, from any device or email client.

This year’s RSA Conference, held in San Francisco, California, featured more than 30 keynote speakers and 700 exhibits. When asked about the importance of the contest, Senior Director and General Manager, RSA Conference, Linda Gray Martin said, “what’s really exciting is how the competition has propelled the entire cybersecurity community forward by encouraging much-needed innovation and collaboration in an industry that faces new changes, threats and challenges every day.”1


INKY® is the emerging hero in the war against phishing. An affordable, cloud-based email security program, INKY® can prevent even the most complex phishing threats from infecting, disrupting, and even immobilizing your organization’s network. Using computer vision, artificial intelligence, and machine learning, INKY® is the smartest investment you can make in the security of your organization. INKY® is proud to have been selected as a finalist in the 2020 RSAC Innovation Sandbox Competition. Learn more about INKY® or request an online demonstration today.