RiskSense to Host Webinar Featuring Analyst Joseph Blankenship on Role of Big Data in Cyber Security
Security Analytics Expert Will Discuss How Combination of Internal Intelligence, External Threat Data, and Business Criticality Enables Prioritized Remediation Based on Risk
Sunnyvale, Calif. & Albuquerque, N.M. – August 19, 2016 – RiskSense®, Inc., the pioneer and market leader in pro-active cyber risk management, today announced that it will be hosting a webinar featuring security analyst Joseph Blankenship from Forrester Research who will discuss the importance of big data in cyber security. Blankenship, along with Dr. Srinivas Mukkamala, RiskSense’s co-founder and CEO, will explain how security operations teams can stay ahead of attackers by unifying and contextualizing internal security intelligence, external threat data, and business criticality across the enterprise attack surface.
The Importance of Big Data in Cyber Security
Friday, August 26, 2016 at 9:00 AM PDT / 11:00 AM CDT / 12:00 PM EDT
Joseph Blankenship, Senior Analyst, Forrester Research
Blankenship supports security and risk professionals, helping clients develop security strategies and make informed decisions to protect against risk. He covers security infrastructure and operations, including security information and event management (SIEM), security analytics, and network security. Blankenship’s research focuses on security monitoring, threat detection, operations, and management. He has presented at industry events, been quoted in the media, and has written about a variety of security topics.
Dr. Srinivas Mukkamala, Co-founder and CEO, RiskSense
Mukkamala was part of a think tank that collaborated with the U.S. Department of Defense and U.S. Intelligence Community on cyber security best practices. He is an expert on malware analytics, breach exposure management, Web application security, and enterprise risk reduction. Dr. Mukkamala was a lead researcher for CACTUS (Computational Analysis of Cyber Terrorism against the U.S.) and holds a patent on Intelligent Agents for Distributed Intrusion Detection System and Method of Practicing.
To register for the event, please visit the RiskSense Webinar Sign-Up page.
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.