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BitSight Technologies

April 15, 2015 06:00 ET

BitSight Executives to Lead Sessions on Security Ratings and Data-Driven Security Practices at RSA Conference 2015

Talks Will Focus on Implementing Strategies for Continuous Performance Monitoring, Third Party Vendor Risk Management and Risk Reporting

CAMBRIDGE, MA--(Marketwired - Apr 15, 2015) - BitSight Technologies, the standard in Security Ratings, today announced its co-founder and CTO, Stephen Boyer, and VP of business development, Jacob Olcott, will be presenting at RSA Conference 2015. Both sessions will provide attendees with information needed to ensure better security practices, internally and externally.

The Kelvin Mantra: Implementing Data-Driven Security Practices
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
10:20 AM - 11:10 AM
Moscone West: Room 3006

Following collaboration on the 2015 Verizon Data Breach Investigation Report (DBIR), Verizon security data scientist, Bob Rudis, and BitSight co-founder and CTO, Stephen Boyer, will discuss how to get started on a security practice that has data analysis at the heart of the decision-making process. This use case-based presentation will talk about the lifecycle stages of transitioning data use from protoscience to a 'mainstream science' that can be reproduced across organizations.

Full Disclosure: What Companies Should Tell Investors about Cyber Incidents
Thursday, April 23, 2015
10:20 AM - 11:10 AM
Moscone West: Room 2007

Former legal advisor to the Senate Commerce Committee, counsel to the House of Representatives Homeland Security Committee and current VP of business development for BitSight, Jacob Olcott, will moderate a panel on the adequacy of disclosure practices and existing law, investor responsibilities, and the roles for directors, executives, and government in ensuring that investors receive appropriate information related to cyber incidents. Panelists include representatives from the Securities and Exchange Commission, The Conference Board and Trillium Asset Management.

About BitSight Technologies
BitSight Technologies is transforming how companies manage information security risk with objective, evidence-based security ratings. The company's Security Rating Platform continuously analyzes vast amounts of external data on security behaviors in order to help organizations manage third party risk, benchmark performance, and assess and negotiate cyber insurance premiums. Based in Cambridge, MA, BitSight is backed by the National Science Foundation, Commonwealth Capital Ventures, Flybridge Capital Partners, Globespan Capital Partners, and Menlo Ventures. For more information, please visit or follow @BitSight on Twitter.

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