October 5, 2021 • RBS

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Risk Based Security was among the 10 vendors named for Vulnerability Prioritization Technology (VPT) in the 2021 report.

Risk Based Security, a leading provider of vulnerability intelligence, breach data, and risk ratings announced it has been identified as a Sample Vendor in the Gartner Hype Cycle for I&O Automation. Risk Based Security was named in the Vulnerability Prioritization Technology category. [1]

According to Gartner, “Vulnerability Prioritization Technology (VPT) supports a risk-based approach to vulnerability management (RBVM)… VPT adds a layer of intelligence by leveraging analytics and various threat and vulnerability intelligence sources.”

The Risk Based Security Platform enables a truly risk-based approach by using comprehensive and timely vulnerability intelligence, breach data and risk ratings to manage an organization’s assets, vendors and applications – all of which are contextualized to their environment. With The Platform, organizations can focus their attention on what matters most to them.

Our sole focus since 2011 has been to work closely with our customers to develop products that fully enable them to perform their Vulnerability Assessment and Prioritization. We believe being named by Gartner as a Sample Vendor reinforces our solution’s value to our customers.”

Jake Kouns, CEO and CISO at Risk Based Security

[1] Gartner, “Hype Cycle for I&O Automation, 2021”, Chris Saunderson, 16 July 2021

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Risk Based Security (RBS) provides detailed information and analysis on Vulnerability Intelligence, Vendor Risk Ratings and Data Breaches. Our product, the Risk Based Security Platform, combines VulnDB and Cyber Risk Analytics (CRA), providing organizations access to the most comprehensive threat intelligence knowledge bases available, including advanced search capabilities, access to raw data via API, and email alerting to assist organizations in taking the right actions in a timely manner.

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