Data from HP TippingPoint DVLabs, SANS Institute and Qualys Research Labs Provides Insight on How Organizations Can Protect Themselves from Cyber Attacks
Redwood City, Calif. - September 16, 2010 - Qualys®, Inc., the leading provider of on demand IT security risk and compliance management solutions, today announced the release of the “Top Cyber Security Risks Report.” This second annual report features new data from HP TippingPoint DVLabs, SANS Institute and Qualys Research Labs, helping companies understand the latest security threats and implement security policies and technologies to protect company data.
“When leading companies in two critical areas of security agree to share their data with the community, they can make a big difference,” said Alan Paller, director of research, SANS Institute. “Qualys’ data on patching status for vulnerabilities from more than 13 million scans each week and HP TippingPoint DVLab’s attack information combine to give a valuable and unparalleled look at the conditions facing security managers.”
“We collaborated with HP and SANS to create this report, which includes in-depth information on the latest vulnerabilities and threats, to help organizations implement the processes and solutions to best secure their systems and applications and embrace a proactive approach for security,” said Wolfgang Kandek, CTO, Qualys.
The full report is available at http://dvlabs.tippingpoint.com/toprisks2010.
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