Excellium and BitSight: When cybersecurity services meet security ratings

Contern – Luxembourg, 14 December 2020 – Recent large-scale data leaks and stricter regulations in Europe are forcing organizations to seek greater efficiency in cybersecurity. Cybersecurity is now a key issue for corporate governance. Managing the cybersecurity risks of their organizations, and even more so those of their suppliers, remains a huge challenge.

 

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Excellium and BitSight: When cybersecurity services meet security ratings

Contern – Luxembourg, 14 December 2020 – Recent large-scale data leaks and stricter regulations in Europe are forcing organizations to seek greater efficiency in cybersecurity. Cybersecurity is now a key issue for corporate governance. Managing the cybersecurity risks of their organizations, and even more so those of their suppliers, remains a huge challenge.

 

by mathildeexlm

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Excellium Services, Luxembourg’s leading provider of cybersecurity services, and BitSight, Europe’s leader in security ratings, are joining forces to effectively protect economic players in Luxembourg and strengthen their digital resilience.

The BitSight technology platform processes a set of observable data by interrogating both the rated company’s digital resources and threat intelligence databases. It also compares them to best practices and standards in cybersecurity, provides metrics and security ratings.

Moreover, BitSight highlights proven cybersecurity events (connection to botnet networks, spam propagation, malware hosting, potentially compromised machines, etc.). The rating data, metrics, sector comparable and events provided by BitSight feed the services delivered by Excellium Services. It enables the continuous identification of cybersecurity problems and the improvement of companies’ cybersecurity.

Cybersecurity ratings are now a must

Christophe Bianco, co-founder and Managing Partner of Excellium: “Cybersecurity rating services are now a must. BitSight’s outside-in approach provides our clients with more visibility on the cybersecurity posture of their entities and suppliers. The rating is complementary to our vulnerability assessment and management services. Furthermore, it improves the detection and response capabilities of our SOC and CERT services. 

Therefore, we complete our offer and support our customers in order to increase their cybersecurity efficiency. Consequently, the immediate benefits for them will be to know their security ratings and where they stand compared to their sector. The second benefits will be access to BitSight platform. They will be able to go in details on their security ratings. But also, the ones of their suppliers which is nowadays a key risk. This part of the service will complement our professional services when it comes to deploying a strategic and pragmatic risk approach toward a supply chain. “.

“We are pleased to partner with Excellium Services to enhance their cybersecurity risk offerings,” said James Warriner, BitSight’s Global Channel Sales Director. “Excellium Services’ vulnerability assessment and managed service expertise combined with BitSight’s actionable, trusted security ratings enable customers to improve the security posture of their entire ecosystem.”

If you want to learn more about the partnership and the offering, join our webinar on Wednesday, 13th of January at 10 am.  CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

 

About Excellium Services – Cybersecurity 

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Excellium’s experience and expertise help clients make the right decisions in the development, implementation and management of their security. Excellium offers its clients the services of a local, flexible, innovative and reactive partner with strong expertise in the protection of intangible assets.

Contacts: contact@excellium-services.com +352 26 20 39 64 https://excellium-services.com/

 

About BitSight – Security Ratings 

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BitSight transforms how organizations manage cyber risk. The BitSight Security Rating Platform applies sophisticated algorithms producing daily security ratings that range from 250 to 900 to help organizations manage their own security performance; mitigate third party risk; underwrite cyber insurance policies; conduct financial diligence, and assess aggregate risk. With over 2,100 global customers and the largest ecosystem of users and information, BitSight is the Standard in Security Ratings. For more information, please visit www.bitsight.com, read our blog or follow  @BitSight on Twitter.

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