Predictive prioritization: Data science lets you focus on the 3% of vulnerabilities likely to be exploited

Predictive prioritization: Data science lets you focus on the 3% of vulnerabilities likely to be exploited

Published by: Research Desk Released: Aug 19, 2019

In a perfect world, cybersecurity and IT professionals would proactively identify and patch every potential vulnerability, so their organizations could be protected from all known vectors of attack. But while digital transformation has given rise to new growth opportunities, it has also introduced uncharted areas of risk. Cloud, DevOps, mobile, IoT and critical infrastructure are now all aspects of the corporate cyberattack surface. And, traditional vulnerability management methods are simply no match for this dynamic environment. Nevertheless, cybersecurity and IT teams are under constant pressure to keep the organization safe from the vulnerability onslaught.