The Silicon Review
We all live in a world which is networked together, from internet banking to government infrastructure, and thus, network protection is no longer an optional extra. Cyber-attack is now an international concern, as high-profile breaches have given many concerns that hacks and other security attacks could endanger the global economy.
Cybersecurity over the years has become very essential for the ongoing threats. New types of connected devices and compute platforms, from Cloud to IoT, have exploded the cyberattack surface. And more tools collecting more data doesn’t equate to actionable insight for the CISO, C-suite and Board of Directors. The old way of simply scanning on-premises IT devices for vulnerabilities is no longer enough. It’s time for a new approach.
Today, over 30,000 organizations around the world rely on us to help them understand and reduce cybersecurity risk. The company’s goal is to arm every organization, no matter how large or small, with the visibility and insight to answer four critical questions at all times: Where are they exposed? Where should they prioritize based on risk? Are they reducing their exposure over time? How does it compare to its peers?
A decade ago, the company pioneered the IT Vulnerability Management market as the creator of Nessus®, which is now the world’s most widely deployed IT vulnerability assessment solution. Given the rising severity and frequency of cyberattacks which commonly occur due to a lack of basic cyber hygiene, assessing IT devices for issues has never been more important.
But now Tenable is in a new era. Digital transformation has opened up a whole new world of Cloud, DevOps, Mobility and IoT, where everything from containers to conference systems to power grids are now connected devices and part of the new, modern cyberattack surface. An attack surface which is continually expanding and contracting, like a living organism, making it extremely difficult to secure.
Just as the firm pioneered the IT Vulnerability Management market, it is once again at the forefront of innovation in this new era to help organizations of all sizes rethink how they secure the modern digital enterprise as the pioneer of the emerging Cyber Exposure market.
Tenable.io, the world’s first Cyber Exposure platform, arms Security with the visibility to see their entire cyberattack surface at all times (from IT to Cloud to IoT to OT) and arms the CISO, C-suite and Board of Directors with the insight to focus on the issues which matter most and make better strategic decisions.
Virtuesthat Tenable values the most
One Tenable: The organization works together and wins together. Tenable is all part one team– employees, customers, partners and stakeholders.
Deliver results: The company sets high goals, take bold risks, measure honestly and deliver results that exceed expectations.
Tenable cares: It is committed to its work, its customers, colleagues and its communities. Tenable speaks candidly and always does the right thing.
What Tenable does matters: The work it does makes a difference in this world.
Tenable.io: This tool gives a 360 degree view of the whole attack surface—right from IT to cloud to containers—so you can quickly identify, investigate and prioritize vulnerabilities.
Managed in the cloud and powered by Nessus technology, Tenable.io provides the industry's most comprehensive vulnerability coverage with the ability to predict which security issues to remediate first. It’s your complete end-to-end vulnerability management solution.
Tenable.sc: You can get a complete view of your IT, security and compliance posture so that you can swiftly recognize, examine and prioritize vulnerabilities.
Managed on-premises and powered by Nessus technology, Tenable.sc provides the industry's most comprehensive vulnerability coverage with real-time continuous assessment of your network. It’s your complete end-to-end vulnerability management solution.
Calculate, communicate and compare your cyber exposure while managing risk with Tenable Lumin. For the first time ever, you can visualize and explore your Cyber Exposure, track risk reduction over time, and benchmark against your peers.
Use Tenable Lumin, an advanced visualization, analytics and measurement solution, to understand and reduce your Cyber Exposure. Lumin transforms vulnerability data into meaningful insights to help you manage cyber risk across your entire organization.
Calculate: Advancedanalysis and risk-based exposure scoring weighs asset value and criticality, vulnerabilities, threat context and assessment maturity – providing clear guidance about what to focus on.
Communicate: Visualizations of the entire attack surface allow anyone – from analyst to executive – to quickly understand and communicate your organization’s Cyber Exposure.
Compare: Exposure quantification and benchmarking allow you to compare your effectiveness for internal operations and against peers. Identify areas of focus and optimize security investments.
Meet the Expert
Amit Yoran, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer(CEO), leads Tenable in its vision to empower organizations to understand and reduce their cybersecurity risk. Amit brings a unique blend of leadership in the private and public sectors to Tenable. He previously served as RSA’s president, spearheading its transformation into one of the most successful global security companies. Amit joined RSA through its acquisition of NetWitness, the network forensics company he founded and led as CEO. Prior to NetWitness, Amit served as founding director of the United States Computer Emergency Readiness Team (US-CERT) program in the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. He was also founder and CEO of Riptech, one of the first managed security service providers (MSSP), which Symantec acquired in 2002. Amit is a board member and advisor to several security startups. He is also recognized as a security industry thought-leader and influencer, and is often sought out for industry events and in the media to provide expert commentary on his vision for cybersecurity’s future.