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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.

WHO: Danny Quist, Ph.D. is Chief Technology Officer for RiskSense. Quist was most recently head of security operations and engineering for Bechtel Corporation, the United States’ largest construction and civil engineering company, where he managed the company’s global cyber security team. He has conducted malware reverse engineering and kernel development with MIT Lincoln Lab and Los Alamos National Laboratory, and was founder and CEO of software and network security penetration testing firm Offensive Computing LLC. His insights on malware analysis have a large industry following @OpenMalware.

WHAT: Cyber attackers are using artificial intelligence, automation and sharing software tools on the black market to develop more sophisticated threats. Meanwhile, simple phishing emails and common end user software vulnerabilities are providing them with easy access to compromise enterprise networks. In this free, on-demand webinar, Dr. Quist explains why aggressive patching is actually “cheap medicine” and provides a best practices framework enterprises can use to ensure that security breaches are quickly detected and mitigated. He presents a patch evaluation and management plan, as well as tools, techniques and processes that can reduce the number of security incidents and shrink incident response time and costs.

WHEN: Available Now On Demand

WHERE: To view the webinar, visit:

HOW: To schedule a conversation with Dr. Quist, contact Marc Gendron at or +1 781.237.0341.


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