RiskSense CEO to Discuss How to Prevent 94 Percent of Financial Industry Security Breaches at WSTA
Former Cyber Security Advisor to the DoD, Dr. Srinivas Mukkamala to Explain How Pro-Active Risk Management Model Dramatically Shrinks Threat Exposure
Dr. Srinivas Mukkamala is co-founder and CEO of RiskSense and a former advisor to the U.S. Department of Defense and U.S. Intelligence Community. Mukkamala is an expert on malware analytics, breach exposure management, Web application security, and enterprise risk reduction. He was a lead researcher for CACTUS (Computational Analysis of Cyber Terrorism against the US) and holds a patent on Intelligent Agents for Distributed Intrusion Detection System and Method of Practicing.
Financial Services companies invest huge sums of money and resources on minimizing cyber and insider threats. Yet ongoing breaches call into question the effectiveness of best of breed tools and current approaches to minimizing risk. In this session, Dr. Mukkamala will explain how 94% of breaches are preventable through pro-active risk management techniques including:
- Best practices that transform cyber security risk management from a reactive to a pro-active defense mechanism.
- How to implement dynamic and adaptable cyber security policies to detect and slash the dwell time of threats.
- How to align business risk with exposure to prioritize and automate threat remediation.
“Best Practices Revealed: How to Transform Your Cyber Risk Management.”
Wall Street Technology Association (WSTA), New York, NY
http://www.wsta.org/events/event/assessing-cybersecurity-business-risk-and-managing-threats/Twitter @WSTAORG, hashtag #WSTACybersecurity
Thursday, April 14, 2016 from 12:30 - 12:55PM
About RiskSense RiskSense®, Inc., is the pioneer and market leader in pro-active cyber risk management. The company enables enterprises and governments to reveal cyber risk, quickly orchestrate remediation, and monitor the results. This is done by unifying and contextualizing internal security intelligence, external threat data, and business criticality across a growing attack surface.
The company’s Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) Platform transforms cyber risk management into a more pro-active, collaborative, and real-time discipline. The RiskSense Platform embodies the expertise and intimate knowledge gained from real world experience in defending critical networks from the world’s most dangerous cyber adversaries. As part of a team that collaborated with the U.S. Department of Defense and U.S. Intelligence Community, RiskSense founders developed Computational Analysis of Cyber Terrorism against the U.S. (CACTUS), Support Vectors Intrusion Detection, Behavior Risk Analysis of Vicious Executables (BRAVE), and the Strike Team Program.
By leveraging RiskSense cyber risk management solutions, organizations can significantly shorten time-to-remediation, increase operational efficiency, strengthen their security programs, improve cyber hygiene, heighten response readiness, reduce costs, and ultimately minimize cyber risks. For more information, please visit www.risksense.com or follow us on Twitter at @RiskSense.