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RSA 2015: Emerging Trends in Infosec

Last week San Francisco became the information security capital of the world for the 2015 RSA Conference. Around 30,000 attendees, mostly security professionals and vendors, descended on the Moscone Center for a week of discussion about...


AIG Partners with BitSight To Provide Cyber Insurance Diligence

Today AIG announced a strategic partnership with BitSight to recommend BitSight Security Ratings for Vendor Risk Management to CyberEdge customers. CyberEdge insureds can now benefit from the data-driven insights and continuous monitoring...


From Framework to Application: Security Ratings and NIST

This is the introductory post in a series exploring how security ratings can address key aspects of the National Institutes of Standards and Technology’s (NIST) Framework for Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity. The purpose of...


Security Ratings: Quality over Quantity (but here are the numbers)

Poor information security can lead to serious, public data breaches for companies and their customers. That's why BitSight Security Ratings are used by companies to evaluate and mitigate information risk. This risk applies to a company's ...


Security Performance in the Utilities Sector: Steps for Progress

For years, it has been widely-known that the Utilities industry has struggled with cyber security in relation to other industries. In 2014, Unisys and the Ponemon Institute found that 70% of Utility companies surveyed around the world had...


BitSight Insights: Beware the Botnets

Today BitSight published our most recent BitSight Insights report, Beware the Botnets; Botnets Correlated to a Higher Likelihood of a Significant Breach. Within this report BitSight has identified a solid correlation between botnet...


InfoSec Breakdown: Latest Research Shows a Shift in Priorities

Recent reports and surveys show that organizations concentrated greater efforts toward cyber security in 2014 than they have in years past. Furthermore, cyber security has become a greater priority for IT professionals facing a variety of...

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