RiskSense Named 2018 TiE50 Winner
Cyber Risk Management Innovator Selected from Thousands of Companies Worldwide for Coveted Annual Technology Award
SUNNYVALE, Calif. -- April 30, 2018 -- RiskSense®, Inc., the pioneer in intelligent threat and vulnerability management, today announced it was selected from among thousands of startups worldwide as a “2018 TiE50 Winner”. Each year, nominees are evaluated by a panel of experts that select 50 top technology startups based on the nominees’ intellectual property, business model and team.
Awards will be presented at 6:30 PM on May 4th at TiE Inflect 2018, the world’s largest conference for tech entrepreneurs, in the expo hall at the Santa Clara Convention Center, in the heart of Silicon Valley. Winners are listed online at http://www.tie50.net/TiE50Awards2018/.
“We are honored to be a TiE50 Company for 2018 after being selected from such a large and distinguished worldwide pool of technology startups,” said Jill Kyte, vice president of marketing for RiskSense. “Being recognized by TiECon and its judging panel of leading venture capitalists and industry influencers provides powerful validation for the business value we provide customers, as well as our intellectual property and market opportunity.”
About the RiskSense Platform
RiskSense is disrupting the market with a Risk-as-a-Service based platform that combines analytics, domain expertise and data in ways that exceed human cognition. The RiskSense Platform examines the entire attack surface -- including the network, applications, endpoints, web, databases, IoT devices and OT networks -- and continuously correlates vulnerability data with threat intelligence and business impact to measure risk, provide early warning of weaponization, predict attacks and prioritize remediation. RiskSense empowers organizations to reduce vulnerability fatigue, improve efficiency and quantify risk based on diagnostic and operational data.
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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.