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State of Arizona Selects RiskSense Platform to Monitor and Manage Cyber Security Risk

Apr 9, 2018

Centralized Model Tracks Security Posture of More than 90 Separate Agencies, Boards and Commissions using Credit-like Risk Score

Sunnyvale, Calif. and Albuquerque, N.M, April 9, 2018 — RiskSense®, Inc., the pioneer in intelligent threat and vulnerability management, today announced the State of Arizona has deployed the RiskSense platform to protect its 133 agencies from cyber security threats. Using the RiskSense Safety Score, the State has implemented an innovative governance program to monitor and track each agencies’ security posture and risk exposure to prevent breaches.

RiskSense Partners with WhiteHat Security for App Security Risk Management

Apr 3, 2018

Integration Enables Organizations to Automate Business Impact Assessment of Web Vulnerabilities, Prioritize Remediation and Shorten Exploit Window

SUNNYVALE , Calif. – April 3, 2018 – RiskSense®, Inc., the pioneer in Intelligent threat and vulnerability  management, today announced it has partnered with WhiteHat Security to automate web application security risk assessment, scoring and management. The integration of the RiskSense platform and WhiteHat Sentinel Dynamic enables organizations to continuously identify vulnerabilities and correlate them with external threat data to assess their business criticality and prioritize remediation.

RiskSense to Discuss Industrial PenTest Challenges at ICSJWG 2018 Spring Meeting

Mar 28, 2018

Security Researchers will Present Case Studies that Illustrate Security Gaps Associated with Using Traditional Vulnerability Assessment Techniques in ICS Environments

SUNNYVALE, Calif. and ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – March 28, 2018 – RiskSense®, Inc., the pioneer in intelligent threat and vulnerability  management, today announced that two of its security researchers will present a session on ICS/SCADA security risk  assessment challenges at the upcoming Industrial Control Systems Joint Working Group (ICSJWG) Spring Meeting in Albuquerque,

RiskSense Hosts Webinar with Expert on Maritime Cyber Security Risk Management

Mar 15, 2018

Executive Director of National Maritime Law Enforcement Academy will Discuss Leading Threats and Best Practices for Protecting Shipping, Cruise Lines and Harbors from Attacks

 

SUNNYVALE, Calif. and ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – March 15, 2018 – RiskSense®, Inc., the pioneer in intelligent threat and vulnerability  management, today announced that it will co-present a live webinar on cyber risk management for the maritime industry with the Director of the National Maritime Law Enforcement Academy (NMLEA).

RiskSense CEO to Discuss the Need for Bug Bounty Reform at SINET ITSEF 2018

Mar 7, 2018

Dr. Srinivas Mukkamala Will Join Expert Panel to Explain the Risks in Current Bug Bounty Strategies and Why Companies Need to Rethink the Process

SUNNYVALE, Calif., and ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., March 7, 2018 — RiskSense®, Inc., the pioneer in intelligent threat and vulnerability  management, today announced that its CEO, Srinivas Mukkamala, Ph.D. will present at the SINET ITSEF 2018 Conference in Silicon Valley on March 7 as part of an expert panel on the need for reform in bug bounty management.

RiskSense Wins 2018 Cybersecurity Excellence Award for Best Cyber Risk Management

Feb 21, 2018

Cyber Risk Management Platform Recognized for Identifying and Prioritizing Vulnerabilities and Guiding Remediation Efforts to Reduce Cyber Risk

Sunnyvale, Calif. and Albuquerque, N.M. – Feb. 21, 2018 – RiskSense®, Inc., the pioneer in cyber risk management, today announced it received a 2018 Cybersecurity Excellence Award for its unique ability to assess cyber risk across an organization’s entire attack surface, including the network, applications, endpoints, web, databases, IoT devices and OT networks.

“Congratulations to RiskSense for being recognized a winner in the Cyber Risk Management category of the 2018 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards,” said Holger Schulze,

RiskSense CTO Presents Best Practices Framework for Reducing Security Vulnerabilities in On-Demand Webinar

Feb 15, 2018

Cyber Risk Expert Provides Tools, Techniques and Processes to Reduce Number of Security Incidents

Sunnyvale, Calif. and Albuquerque, N.M. – Feb 15, 2018 – RiskSense®, Inc., the pioneer in threat and vulnerability management, today announced it has released a free, on-demand educational webinar  with Chief Technology Officer, Danny Quist, Ph.D. that explains how attackers are targeting high value enterprise assets and provides a best practices framework enterprises can use to prevent security incidents.

RiskSense Appoints Two Industry Veterans to Management Team

Jan 31, 2018

Fast Growing Cyber Security Risk Management Vendor Adds CFO and Vice President of Global Sales

Sunnyvale, Calif. and Albuquerque, N.M. – Jan.  31, 2018 – RiskSense®, Inc., the pioneer in threat and vulnerability management, today announced the appointment of Frank Brown as the company’s Chief Financial Officer and Brian Stern as Vice President of Global Sales. Brown and Stern will provide seasoned leadership to help guide RiskSense’s rapid growth and address surging demand among mid and large enterprises that want to improve their cyber resilience.

RiskSense Named Finalist in Two 2018 SC Media Trust Awards

Jan 29, 2018

Cyber Security Risk Management Platform Shortlisted for Best Risk/Policy Management Solution and Best Vulnerability Management Solution

SUNNYVALE, Calif. and ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., Jan. 29, 2018 – RiskSense®, Inc., the pioneer in threat and vulnerability management, today announced it made the shortlist for two 2018 SC Media Trust Awards. The RiskSense platform is a finalist for both Best Risk/Policy Management Solution and Best Vulnerability Management Solution.

Now in its 21st year, SC Awards is recognized as the industry gold standard of accomplishment for cybersecurity professionals,

RiskSense Wins 2017 GSN Homeland Security Award for Best Cyber Operational Risk Intelligence

Jan 17, 2018

Cyber Security Risk Management Platform Selected for Providing Automated Threat Assessment, Scoring and Prioritization

Sunnyvale, Calif. and Albuquerque, N.M. – Jan. 15, 2018 – RiskSense®, Inc., the pioneer and market leader in cyber risk management, today announced it received a 2017 GSN Homeland Security Award for Best Cyber Operational Risk Intelligence. The RiskSense cyber risk management platform was selected for its ability to effectively contextualize cyber risk intelligence, assess cyber risk across an entire attack surface,

RiskSense CEO to Discuss Data-Driven Approach to Threat Management at BrightTalk Advanced Cyber Security Summit

Jan 11, 2018

Dr. Srinivas Mukkamala will Explain How Artificial Intelligence can be Used to Identify and Prioritize Vulnerabilities Based on Exploitability and other Risk Factors

SUNNYVALE, Calif. and ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Jan. 11, 2018 – RiskSense®, Inc., the pioneer and market leader in cyber risk management, today announced that its CEO, Srinivas Mukkamala, Ph.D. will present a session called “Advanced Cyber Security: Data-driven Defense,” as part of the BrightTalk Summit, an online event beginning January 16,

RiskSense Webinar to Expose 10 Year Weaponization Pattern of Apache Struts Vulnerabilities

Dec 12, 2017

Research Findings will Illustrate Blind Spots in Current Vulnerability Detection and Assessment Methods; Inform Best Practices on Addressing Highest Risk Threats to Avoid Breaches

SUNNYVALE, Calif. and ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Dec. 12, 2017 – RiskSense®, Inc., the pioneer and market leader in cyber risk management, today announced that it will present a webinar on Dec. 14 that uses research findings on Apache Struts vulnerabilities over a 10 year period to illustrate the shortcomings in traditional approaches to vulnerability detection and assessment.

RiskSense Receives 2017 GDS Cybersecurity Award

Nov 29, 2017

Company Named Leading Cyber Risk Management Software Provider

Sunnyvale, Calif. and Albuquerque, N.M. – Nov. 29, 2017 – RiskSense®, Inc., the pioneer and market leader in cyber risk management, today announced it was recognized as the Best Cyber Risk Management Software Provider in the US in the 2017 GDS Cybersecurity Awards. RiskSense was identified as a “best of the best” cybersecurity solution that empowers enterprises to implement proper cyber hygiene, strengthen their security programs,

RiskSense to Present Offensive Approach for Cyber Resilience at Federal IT Security Conference (FITSC)

Nov 9, 2017

Expert in Risk Management Deployments Will Explain how Artificial Intelligence can be Used to Protect IT, IoT and Industrial Infrastructures

SUNNYVALE, Calif. and ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Nov. 9, 2017 – RiskSense®, Inc., the pioneer and market leader in cyber risk management, today announced that Daniel Culpepper, the company’s director of systems engineering and a leading expert in security architectures will present at the Federal IT Security Conference (FITSC) in Columbia, MD on November 14,

RiskSense CEO to Present Cyber Attacks Year in Review at BrightTalk Threatscape Summit

Nov 6, 2017

Dr. Srinivas Mukkamala to Explain How to Boost Cyber Resilience Using Lessons from 2017 Cyber Epidemics

SUNNYVALE, Calif. and ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Nov. 6, 2017 – RiskSense®, Inc., the pioneer and market leader in cyber risk management, today announced that its CEO, Srinivas Mukkamala, Ph.D. will present a session as part of the BrightTalk 2018 Threatscape Summit on November 14, 2017.

WHO: Dr. Srinivas Mukkamala is co-founder and CEO at RiskSense.

RiskSense Appoints Jill Kyte VP of Marketing

Oct 26, 2017

Seasoned Security Start-Up Executive to Accelerate Market Expansion

SUNNYVALE, Calif. and ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – October 26, 2017 – RiskSense®, Inc., the pioneer and market leader in cyber risk management, today announced the appointment of security industry veteran Jill Kyte as Vice President of Marketing. With extensive marketing and executive management experience, Jill will lead go-to-market strategy, broaden brand recognition and support strategic growth.

“Jill Kyte is a proven technology marketing executive with several high-profile exits to her credit,” said Dr.

RiskSense CEO to Discuss How States and Municipalities Can Navigate Cyber Security Landscape at Michigan Digital Government Summit

Oct 17, 2017

Dr. Srinivas Mukkamala to Present on Expert Panel; Explain Challenges and Alternatives for Staying Ahead of Attackers

SUNNYVALE, Calif. and ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Oct. 17, 2017 – RiskSense®, Inc., the pioneer and market leader in pro-active cyber risk management, today announced that its CEO, Srinivas Mukkamala, Ph.D. will participate on an expert panel at the 2017 Michigan Digital Government Summit to discuss how state and local governments, even with limited resources, can stay ahead of cyber threats.

RiskSense CEO to Discuss Using Artificial Intelligence as an Offensive Weapon at UNC Cybersecurity Symposium

Oct 10, 2017

Dr. Srinivas Mukkamala to Present Real-World Case on Using Technology to Achieve an “Attacker’s View” to Identify and Protect Most at Risk Assets

SUNNYVALE, Calif. and ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Oct. 10, 2017 – RiskSense®, Inc., the pioneer and market leader in pro-active cyber risk management, today announced that its CEO, Srinivas Mukkamala, Ph.D. will present a session on how organizations can use artificial intelligence (A.I.) to implement a proactive cyber risk management strategy at the 18th Annual Cybersecurity Symposium hosted by UNC Charlotte on October 11.

RiskSense Named Outstanding Security Manufacturer in US

Oct 4, 2017

Leading Cyber Risk Management Vendor Recognized in Outstanding Security Performance Awards at ASIS International 2017 Conference

Sunnyvale, Calif. and Albuquerque, N.M. – Oct. 4, 2017 – RiskSense®, Inc., the pioneer and market leader in pro-active cyber risk management, today announced it was selected as the Top Security Manufacturer in the US for 2017 in the Outstanding Security Performance Awards (OSPAs) competition. Winners were announced on September 27 at the 63rd Annual ASIS International conference in Dallas,

RiskSense CEO to Discuss Impact of AI and Machine Learning on Cyber Risk Management at ISACA Conference

Oct 2, 2017

Cyber Risk Expert Dr. Srinivas Mukkamala Will Explain How Human Interactive Artificial Intelligence is Shaping the Future of Cyber Security

SUNNYVALE, Calif. and ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Oct. 2, 2017 – RiskSense®, Inc., the pioneer and market leader in pro-active cyber risk management, today announced that its CEO Srinivas Mukkamala, Ph.D. will present at the ISACA Austin Conference on October 3 in Austin, Texas.

WHO: Dr. Srinivas Mukkamala is co-founder and CEO at RiskSense.

RiskSense CEO and Arizona IT Executives to Present Cyber Risk Management Best Practices at NASCIO 2017 Annual Conference

Sep 28, 2017

Session will Explain How State has Achieved Comprehensive Visibility and Prioritization of Security Risks that Eludes Many Private Companies with Much Larger IT Budgets

SUNNYVALE, Calif. and ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Sept. 28, 2017 – RiskSense®, Inc., the pioneer and market leader in pro-active cyber risk management, today announced that State of Arizona CIO Morgan Reed and CISO Mike Lettman along with RiskSense CEO Srinivas Mukkamala, will present a best practices case study at the 2017 National Association of State Chief Information Officers (NASCIO) Conference on October 3 in Austin,

RiskSense Wins Four Golden Bridge Business and Innovation Awards

Aug 21, 2017

Company Cited for Advances in Security Risk Management, Vulnerability Assessment and Remediation, and Security as a Service

Sunnyvale, Calif. and Albuquerque, N.M. – Aug. 21, 2017 – RiskSense®, Inc., the pioneer and market leader in pro-active cyber risk management, today announced that it has earned several Gold and Silver 2017 Golden Bridge Business and Innovation Awards for Information Security and Risk Management, Vulnerability Assessment and Remediation, and Security as a Service Innovations.

RiskSense Wins Gold in Stevie International Business Awards Competition

Aug 14, 2017

Cyber Risk Management Technology Vendor Recognized in Five Categories including Top Company, Tech Startup of the Year and Best New Product

Sunnyvale, Calif. and Albuquerque, N.M. – Aug. 14, 2017 – RiskSense®, Inc., the pioneer and market leader in pro-active cyber risk management, today announced that it has earned three Gold and two Silver 2017 Stevie® International Business Awards. The IBAs received more than 3,900 nominations from 60 nations and territories this year.

RiskSense Appoints Former Head of Security Operations for Bechtel as its First CTO

Aug 10, 2017

Danny Quist, Noted Malware Reverse Engineering Expert, Joins Leading Provider of Pro-Active Risk Management Technology

SUNNYVALE, Calif. and ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Aug. 10, 2017 – RiskSense®, Inc., the pioneer and market leader in pro-active cyber risk management, today announced the appointment of Danny Quist as the company’s first CTO. Quist was most recently head of security operations and engineering for Bechtel Corporation, the United States’ largest construction and civil engineering company. He is also a leading expert in malware reverse engineering who has worked with MIT Lincoln Laboratory and Los Alamos National Laboratory.