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The Importance of Principles for Fair and Accurate Security Ratings

The security ratings industry is evolving, and SecurityScorecard has been a proud participant in every step.  Today we are proud to discuss a set of guiding principles that we believe in and which form a foundation for further industry growth.  We are also excited that the US Chamber of Commerce has agreed to assist in … Continued

Release Notice: New Vendor Collaboration Enhancements Accelerates Path to Remediation and Improved Ratings

Release Notice: New Vendor Collaboration Enhancements Accelerates Path to Remediation and [...]

SecurityScorecard strives to make vendor collaboration easy and accessible. Our latest release strengthens the vendor collaboration process by:   Setting clear expectations between customers and their vendors with regard to security issue remediation;   Empowering customers by increasing transparency over the engagement level of their vendors in improving their security; Providing vendors with enhanced clarity … Continued

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Why A Holistic View Is Key To Accurate Security Ratings

Why A Holistic View Is Key To Accurate Security Ratings

SecurityScorecard’s co-founders, former CISOs, were struggling with the fact that they were able to understand their own security posture but didn’t have that same confidence when it came to determining an accurate security rating for their partners and vendors. They created SecurityScorecard to fill the gap in the market. The use of third-party cloud-based companies … Continued

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Automatic Vendor Detection - Do You Know Who Your Vendors Are?

Automatic Vendor Detection – Do You Know Who Your Vendors Are?

Sometimes your biggest security challenge is the vendors who are unknown to the risk management team. Traditionally, in order to determine vendors an enterprise is engaged with, it required working with procurement and surveying various departments and individuals. It’s a time-consuming process that is prone to errors, oversights, and doesn’t account for the many “shadow” … Continued

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SecurityScorecard Honored to Be a Part of the SINET 16 Showcase

SecurityScorecard Honored to Be a Part of the SINET 16 Showcase

SecurityScorecard Wins Coveted Innovation Award SecurityScorecard was recently named a top 16 winner from SINET, the Security Innovation Network. SINET chose SecurityScorecard as one of the winners out of over a hundred security companies. SecurityScorecard is one of the youngest companies on the winning roster. Our CEO and Co-founder, Dr. Aleksandr Yampolskiy, is presenting today … Continued

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Announcing the First Collaborative Security Risk Platform

Announcing the First Collaborative Security Risk Platform

Our Mission is to Empower Every Company with Collaborative Security Intelligence Today, we are proud to launch the first fully collaborative platform for closing the security loop with partners. Via the ‘Invite a Vendor’ function, customers can now directly share detailed Scorecard information with strategic partners, suppliers, and vendors. SecurityScorecard customers can speed up the … Continued

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Security DNA Is the Foundation of SecurityScorecard

Security DNA Is the Foundation of SecurityScorecard

SecurityScorecard Expands Security Talent with New Hire Today, we announced the appointment of Steve Thomas as Director of Sales Engineering and Business Development. In this new position, Thomas will be responsible for applying his extensive technical security engineering background to help the company provide exceptional customer support services. Prior to joining SecurityScorecard, Thomas served as … Continued

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[Case Study] How To Operationalize Third Party Risk Management

[Case Study] How To Operationalize Third Party Risk Management

Harry’s Automates Vendor Risk Management Harry’s, an online retailer, was looking to solve the paradoxical challenge of having accurate, precise security information about partners, vendors, and suppliers whose networks they cannot access. Organization’s such as Harry’s cannot directly log in and access a partner’s network to readily view the security posture of that third party’s … Continued

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SecurityScorecard CRO Talks LastPass Hack in Business Insider

SecurityScorecard CRO Talks LastPass Hack in Business Insider

We Monitor Hacker Chatter in Our Platform Our Chief of Research, Alex Heid, was interviewed yesterday by Business Insider on the LastPass breach that the company announced earlier in the week. Heid told the business website that there is evidence that LastPass had been probed by a hacker over two years ago in September of 2013. … Continued

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What Is the ROI of Technology that Mitigates Risk?

What Is the ROI of Technology that Mitigates Risk?

Our CEO and Co-founder Dr. Alex Yampolskiy will be presenting on this topic on Wednesday, June 3rd at the NetDiligence Cyber Forum in Philadelphia at 11:15 a.m. The presentation will explore the following: Should a company invest in more security rather than other risk management methods? Which approach should be used to determine the risk … Continued

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