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Real-time Remediation: Identifying and Addressing Infections with BitSight

Infections are a growing threat to business networks. Symantec recently noted that over a million new malware threats are released every day. This leaves companies searching for solutions to prevent infections before they occur - and identify infections that do happen to infect company devices.

Join Payal Mehrotra, BitSight Product Manager, for this webinar to learn how security programs can leverage the BitSight platform to identify and remediate infections on their network, including spam, botnets and malware. She will give an overview on how BitSight identifies infections and how alerts and forensics can help organizations detect and remediate issues as they occur.
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Find Out How Security Ratings can Reduce Your Company's Risk.
The BitSight Security Rating Platform gathers terabytes of data on daily security outcomes from hundreds of sensors deployed across the globe.

All of the data is externally available and collected without any intrusive testing. Data is classified into several risk categories, including botnets, spam, malware, unsolicited communication, DDoS, and system configuration, and then mapped to an organization's known networks.

BitSight’s sophisticated algorithms analyze the data for severity, frequency, duration, and confidence to create an overall rating of that organization’s security performance.

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