CTM360, a Bahrain-based cybersecurity startup has paved the way for globalizing Bahrain in the cybersecurity industry with its inclusion in global lists such as eSecurity Planet’s Top 18 hottest startups in 2020. eSecurity Planet is the premier website for vendor-neutral IT security buying information. They analyze and compare top enterprise security products to help make informed buying decisions on tools that fit business, situation, and budget. eSecurity Planet is the IT professional’s top choice for Internet security news and analysis, technical tutorials, product reviews, and buying guides. This year, eSecurity Planet picked 18 promising candidates out of more than a hundred vendors that address various aspects of cybersecurity which included the Bahrain based cybersecurity startup, CTM360. Being the only Arab company among North American-based companies on the list, this proves a big achievement not only for Bahrain but for the entire region. “It is a self-funded cybersecurity firm that has achieved profitability as well as annual recurring revenue of more than $3 million. It serves more than 90 entities across 22 countries, most banks as well as oil and gas companies. Its track record now has it on the radar of investors.”- eSecurity Planet. Initially starting in 2014 to cater to a specific segment in cybersecurity not addressed by many, CTM360 focuses on identifying and managing cyber blind spots outside an organization’s network across the surface, deep & dark web. Since it’s inception, CTM360 has gained global awards and recognition for its services including it’s Cyber Incident Response Team (CIRT) and Cyberblindspot (CBS). Apart from being on eSecurity Planet’s top 18 list, CTM360 is also one of the top 14 Digital Risk Protection vendors worldwide according to a well-renowned global research firm.