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10 ways states can avoid becoming ransomware victims

19 NOVEMBER 2019 | GCN, SRINIVAS MUKKAMALA

RiskSense analysis shows that over two-thirds of U.S. states have suffered a ransomware attack in the past 18 months, making it more important than ever to understand the factors driving this spike in government-focused ransomware.

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BlueKeep exploit to get a fix for its BSOD problem

11 NOVEMBER 2019 | ZDNET, CATALIN CIMPANU

Currently, the only public proof-of-concept exploit code for the infamous BlueKeep vulnerability is a module for the Metasploit penetration testing framework, put together from proof-of-concept code donated by RiskSense security researcher Sean Dillon.

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Thinking Outside the National Vulnerability Database Box

07 OCTOBER 2019 | INFOSECURITY, CALEB HIGHTOWER

While the National Vulnerability Database (NVD) is a valuable source of vulnerability information, it only represents one piece of the puzzle and should not be used as the single source of truth when evaluating an organization’s security and risk posture.

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If You Want to Avoid Ransomware, Patch

30 SEPTEMBER 2019 | INFOSECURITY, DANNY BRADBURY

The Enterprise Ransomware report from pen testing and vulnerability management company RiskSense warns that many of the vulnerabilities that ransomware exploits are far from new.

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The Business Case For Cyber Risk Management

05 April 2019 | Gus Fritschie

With cybersecurity attack surfaces growing and the financial and legal consequences of a breach increasing, organizations are re-considering their cybersecurity strategy, looking to have business case justification help guide them. This article explores how cyber risk management offers significant strategic advantages and represents compelling business case value.

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RiskSense Platform Now Addresses Security & IT Operations Gaps

25 JANUARY 2019 | TAMMY WAITT

RiskSense®, Platinum Award Winner in the 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program for Best Cyber Risk Management, has launched a new version of the RiskSense platform that closes the gap between security and IT that often prevents vulnerabilities from being remediated in a timely fashion.

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