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BitSight Security Ratings

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  • How To Gain Actionable Insight Into Cyber Risk With Security Ratings How To Gain Actionable Insight Into Cyber Risk With Security Ratings Ira Scharf, GM of Worldwide Insurance, BitSight, Dave Bradford, President, Advisen Recorded: Sep 29 2016 30 mins
    With so many different cyber risk metrics being used, how can cyber insurance underwriters and risk managers know how likely a company is to experience a data breach?

    Join Ira Scharf, GM of Worldwide Insurance at BitSight, and Dave Bradford President, Research and Editorial at Advisen as they discuss new correlations between BitSight Security Ratings and data breaches.

    Attendees will learn:

    - Why security ratings are a clear indicator of cyber risk
    - How likely companies with BitSight ratings of 400 or below are to experience a data breach
    - How underwriters, policyholders, and applicants can use BitSight Security Ratings to lower their cyber risk
  • Exploring The Latest Cybersecurity Trends In Major Industries Exploring The Latest Cybersecurity Trends In Major Industries Jay Jacobs, Senior Data Scientist, Joel Alcon, Product Marketing Manager Recorded: Sep 22 2016 36 mins
    In 2015, large-scale data breaches have hit all industries, leading to millions of compromised records. According to the Identity Theft Resource Center, there were 780 data breaches in which 177,866,236 records were compromised. While no industry is immune to data breaches, some are more prepared than others.

    In this webinar, Jay Jacobs, Senior Data Scientist at BitSight explains how security posture differs in six key industries. This webinar will highlight new findings on:

    - The most common ransomware infections
    - The rate of ransomware infections found across major industries
    - The aggregate BitSight Security Rating for each industry
  • Managing Cyber Risk From Third Party Contractors Managing Cyber Risk From Third Party Contractors Jake Olcott Recorded: Aug 30 2016 46 mins
    Many recent data breaches have exploited security weaknesses in the networks of third parties to attack businesses. With supply chains growing and business functions increasingly outsourced, the number of third party organizations with access to your company’s most sensitive data has increased dramatically. How should organizations assess and manage the cyber risk by their vendors and suppliers? What kinds of policies and controls should organizations put in place in order to mitigate third party cyber risk? How can organizations continuously monitor the cybersecurity performance of their critical vendors in real time?

    Getting familiar with third party cyber risk management best practices and industry standards is a good start towards mitigating cyber risk for your organization. Join Jake Olcott, VP of Business Development as he discusses these topics and more.
  • Tips and Tricks For Tackling Vendor Risk Tips and Tricks For Tackling Vendor Risk Andrew Calo, Manager of Technology Risk Recorded: Aug 11 2016 48 mins
    With so many moving parts pushing an organization forward, companies today must know who has access to their data—making vendor risk management (VRM) a critical business practice. Unfortunately, not all organizations have the resources to staff full-time vendor risk managers. Security professionals now must wear multiple hats in order to reduce operating risk for their organizations. Even if vendor risk management isn’t a primary focus, there are techniques and tools security professionals can implement to make it an efficient and valuable process for your company.

    In this webinar, join Andrew Calo, Manager of Technology Risk at BitSight as he offers tips and techniques to efficiently manage and assess vendor risk. Attendees will learn about:

    -Basic questions you need to ask all vendors
    -The top risk vectors and configurations to look at it
    -The value and impact of continuous risk monitoring software
  • From Signal to Action: Security Metrics that Drive Business Decisions From Signal to Action: Security Metrics that Drive Business Decisions Stephen Boyer, Jay Jacobs Recorded: Jul 28 2016 42 mins
    How can companies effectively measure their company’s risk of a data breach? Which security metrics are most important when it comes to determining cyber risk? How do different types of security compromises, whether botnet infections or brand name SSL vulnerabilities, contribute to an organization’s risk profile?

    In this presentation, BitSight’s Chief Technology Officer Stephen Boyer and Senior Data Scientist Jay Jacobs answer these questions and more. This data-driven webinar will highlight the extensive analysis that the BitSight Data Science team undertakes to make security signals into concrete risk mitigation actions. Perhaps most importantly, the speakers will give guidance on how security and risk professionals at every level - from the board room to the server room - can drive positive change throughout their organizations.
  • Global Security Performance: How Top Nations Stack Up Global Security Performance: How Top Nations Stack Up Stephen Boyer, CTO and CoFounder BitSight Recorded: Jul 12 2016 54 mins
    How do some of the most prominent nations in the international economy differ in cybersecurity performance? As organizations increasingly open offices abroad, their networks face global security threats.

    In its latest research report, BitSight studied the security performance of companies with more than 50% of their IP space in the following countries: The United States, United Kingdom, Germany, Brazil, China, and Singapore.

    Join Stephen Boyer, CTO and CoFounder of BitSight as he takes a deep dive into the threat landscape that organizations face in each of these nations.

    Viewers will learn:

    ● Why companies in some nations tend to be more or less secure than others

    ● How global companies deal with threats such as botnet infections, SSL attacks, and Spam propagation.

    ● What businesses with a large global presence can do to mitigate cyber risk across their ecosystem.
  • Managing Fourth Party Cyber Risk With BitSight Discover Managing Fourth Party Cyber Risk With BitSight Discover Matt Cherian, Director of Product Management & Customer Operations Recorded: Jun 23 2016 24 mins
    In recent years, organizations’ dependency on cloud service providers, web hosting platforms, and other cloud services has increased. Many companies now rely on cloud technologies for critical services, making them vulnerable to single points of failure in their supply chains. A data breach originating from a service provider may affect multiple organizations across different industries. Many of your company’s vendors may rely on certain cloud service providers. What risk does this pose to your organization?

    In this webinar, Matt Cherian, Director of Product Management & Customer Operations at BitSight will discuss:
    - Why organizations need to identify and monitor fourth party connections as64 they transition to the public cloud and digital systems
    - Which industries could be most impacted by service provider outages and which of these industries rely on obsolete software
    - How BitSight Discover can help enterprises mitigate operational and cyber risk
  • How The CISO For Fannie Mae Monitors The Security Of Third Parties How The CISO For Fannie Mae Monitors The Security Of Third Parties John Pescatore, Chris Porter Recorded: Jun 16 2016 60 mins
    Many recent breaches have exploited security weaknesses in third party vendors and suppliers to attack business and government agencies. In this webinar, the Deputy CISO at Fannie Mae details his experience using BitSight Security Ratings to assess the cybersecurity level of third party business partners and vendors, as well as using BitSight for ongoing monitoring of externally visible signs of lapses in security levels. This presentation will contain a discussion of lessons learned and best practices as well as detail the metrics used to demonstrate the business value gained by a repeatable and ongoing approach for monitoring third party security levels.
  • Cyber Lay Of The Land: What The Numbers Tell Us Cyber Lay Of The Land: What The Numbers Tell Us Jay Jacobs, Aloysius Tan, Chad Hemenway Recorded: May 26 2016 61 mins
    What were the overall trends in cyber breaches, and what does this mean for organizations and the third party vendors with whom they work?

    In this webinar, Advisen, an insurance analytics firm, will analyze cyber breaches and identify ebbs and flows throughout 2015 and into 2016. Panelists will then take the unprecedented step of correlating the data Advisen and Bitsight possess to take an even deeper dive to find possible threats to an organization’s cybersecurity — giving all stakeholders greater visibility into the cyber posture of organizations as well as their third party vendors.

    Panelists

    Jay Jacobs, Senior Data Scientist, BitSight
    Aloysius Tan, Product Manager, Advisen
    Chad Hemenway, Managing Editor, Advisen (moderator)
  • Vendor Risk Management: Trends and Market Maturity Vendor Risk Management: Trends and Market Maturity Stephen Boyer, CTO and CoFounder BitSight Recorded: May 10 2016 41 mins
    How do organizations assess and manage the security risk by their vendors and suppliers? What kind of programs to organizations have in place to manage risk, and how mature are these programs?

    In this webinar, Stephen Boyer, CTO and CoFounder of BitSight and Joyce Chutchian, Senior Managing Editor, IDG Enterprise discuss recent survey data on the maturity of vendor risk management programs. This presentation will provide an in-depth analysis of which methods are being used by organizations in order to mitigate third party risk.

    Attendees will also learn:

    - Why vendor risk management is becoming a standard business practice
    - About the challenges organizations face in building a formalized vendor risk program
    - How continuous monitoring solutions and security ratings can help bolster vendor risk management programs

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