White Papers

Cyber AI Response - Threat Report 2019

The rise of automated and fast-moving cyber threats continue to accelerate as these threats continue to become more advanced and prey upon digital businesses that are growing in complexity, diversity and scale. As the cyber skills gap widens and as the volume and speed of attacks rises, the use of artificial intelligence (AI) is becoming essential both for detecting emerging threats and powering an organization’s first-line response. In this white paper from Darktrace, discover how the company’s Antigena cyber AI response solution can respond to early indicators of cyber threats before they do damage while neutralizing the threat within seconds and enabling organizations to sustain normal operations.

Attribution: Darktrace

SecurityScorecard - The Business Case for Investing in a Security Ratings Platform

According to the Verizon 2017 Data Breach Investigations Report, 75% of breaches are a result of issues around third-party security. Unfortunately, most assessment techniques used to determine a business partner’s cyber readiness are point-in-time and only express a vendor’s cyber health at a particular moment. The problem with these types of audits is that a vendor’s cyber posture can change overnight due to systems and network modifications that are made. In this white paper from SecurityScorecard and HMG Strategy, discover how a security ratings platform can help companies to continually monitor and respond to changes in the cyber health of their vendor ecosystems.

Attribution: SecurityScorecard

Preparing for GDPR

As companies prepare for the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), security and compliance teams must continuously monitor their security posture in-house and throughout their supply chains. This demands comprehensive visibility of user activity across the enterprise and with business partners and vendors in order to identify and respond to any potential vulnerabilities that must be addressed. In this white paper, you’ll discover how to accelerate your GDPR compliance by using real-time data to identify and respond to vulnerabilities.

Attribution: SecurityScorecard

The Complete Guide to Building your Vendor Risk Management Program

According to a Deloitte study, more than 20% of companies have experienced a security breach of sensitive customer data from third-party actions. Whether it’s been placed on your radar by a regulator, your board or through other sources, odds are you have vendor risk management somewhere on your list of things to improve this year. This e-book from SecurityScorecard will show you how to improve your organization’s vendor risk management program in three steps and how to bring it to a mature state.

Attribution: SecurityScorecard

SecurityScorecard Big 500 Index - A Cybersecurity Analysis of 500 Major Publicly-Traded U.S. Companies

With cybercrime-related costs expected to hit $6 trillion annually by 2021, many executives fear that a single cyber-attack can cause a sudden stop to the growth and profitability of the company – and large companies like those within the S&P 500 are no exception. In this report, SecurityScorecard evaluated the cybersecurity practices of 500 large companies representative of the S&P 500, including their performance against specific risk factors.

Attribution: SecurityScorecard