Company Recognized for Prescriptive Vulnerability Prioritization Platform that Protects Organizations from Fast-Moving Attacks, New Exploits and Weaponized Malware
SUNNYVALE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#AppSec—RiskSense®, Inc., pioneering risk-based vulnerability management and prioritization, today announced that it was named Vulnerability Management Solution Provider of the Year in the 2019 CyberSecurity Breakthrough Awards.
The prestigious annual awards are judged by an independent panel of experts who select the winners from among thousands of entries worldwide to recognize the most innovative and technologically advanced products and services. Winners are posted online at https://cybersecuritybreakthrough.com/2019-winners/.
“We are honored to be recognized as the leading vulnerability management platform in this year’s CyberSecurity Breakthrough Awards,” said Dr. Srinivas Mukkamala, CEO of RiskSense. “The complexity and sprawling attack surface of today’s enterprise, government and education IT environments has made traditional approaches to vulnerability management obsolete. RiskSense levels the playing field with attackers using analytics based risk scoring to identify and prioritize for remediation the most dangerous vulnerabilities and affected assets.”
Using machine learning driven, risk-based scoring and analytics combined with technology-accelerated penetration testing, the cloud-based RiskSense platform identifies and prioritizes remediation of critical vulnerabilities that place organizations at risk. RiskSense ingests and contextualizes information from existing security tools, including network, application, and database scanners, configuration management systems, etc., along with external threat data on exploits, malware, threat actors, as well as reputational intelligence from U.S. and global vulnerability databases, and proprietary intelligence from its security research team. Unlike traditional vulnerability management solutions, RiskSense continuously manages cyber risks at scale, across physical and virtual assets in the network, applications, IoT devices and even IIoT in operational technology (OT) networks.
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RiskSense®, Inc. provides vulnerability management and prioritization to measure and control cybersecurity risk. The cloud-based RiskSense platform uses a foundation of risk-based scoring, analytics, and technology-accelerated pen testing to identify critical security weaknesses with corresponding remediation action plans, dramatically improving security and IT team efficiency and effectiveness. For more information, visit www.risksense.com or follow us on Twitter at @RiskSense.