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In 2016, security scanning and ratings firm BitSight found that 13% of the higher-education sector had been infected with ransomware, the highest rate across all industries. BitSight warned that...

Yet, while a catastrophic worm is the obvious threat, other, more subtle dangers exist as well, says Dan Dahlberg, director of security research at BitSight.

"You think of the activities of the...

Security ratings firm BitSight earlier this month scanned the Internet looking for vulnerable systems with remote desktop protocol services exposed to BlueKeep. The scan showed that as of July 2,...

Suppliers such as BitSight, a provider of software to manage third-party risk, has seen an increase in focus from senior managers on controlling how data is shared in supply chains, which may link...

Security ratings firm BitSight, which has been tracking the malware since May, recently gathered telemetry from command-and-control domains that Triada-infected devices have been communicating...

Even so, new research by BitSight earlier this month showed that nearly 1 million Internet-exposed systems remain unpatched against BlueKeep and therefore vulnerable to attack. Another report from...

The BlueKeep RDP vulnerability continues to be a ticking time bomb one month after Microsoft publicly disclosed the flaw. New research from security vendor BitSight shows that close to 1 million...

With such a lack of maturity rampant in vendor risk management, it should come as no surprise that only 44% of organizations report on third-party risk to their executives and boards on a regular...

Some 97% consider cyber risk to be an important or critical issue, and 78% of those surveyed would refuse a partnership with a company that had poor cybersecurity performance, according to a new...

Tech companies that issue remote patches and remote updates to customers are big targets for attackers because of their broad trusted relationships with customers, says Jake Olcott, vice president...

These steps for a successful pen test were gathered from personal experience, conversations with professionals including Stephen Boyer, founder and CTO of BitSight, as well as numerous discussions...

An earlier report by security ratings company BitSight found that larger firms were likely to have self-inflicted holes in their defenses.