ZeroNorth Renews Commitment to Implementing the Best Standard Practices as Part of its Continuous Application Security Platform
Boston, MA – April 30, 2019 – ZeroNorth™, the security industry’s first provider of orchestrated risk management, today announced that it has become a CIS SecureSuite member. Through this membership, ZeroNorth is further bolstering its cybersecurity defenses by leveraging CIS SecureSuite resources. These resources include CIS Benchmarks, consensus-based, internationally recognized security configuration resources and CIS Controls, a set of cyber practices developed by experts around the world to stop today’s most pervasive and dangerous cyber attacks.
“We are pleased to add our new CIS SecureSuite membership to our already robust cyber defense toolbox,” said Andrei Bezdedeanu, vice president of engineering, ZeroNorth. “CIS Benchmarks are recommended as industry-accepted system hardening standards and are used by organizations in meeting compliance requirements for FISMA, PCI, HIPAA, and other security requirements.”
“We are excited to welcome ZeroNorth as a CIS SecureSuite member, and look forward to collaborating with them to help enhance their cybersecurity posture,” said Steve Spano, CIS President and COO.
CIS experts constantly refine industry-accepted best practice standards, known as CIS Benchmarks, for secure configuration of the most commonly used IT systems and technologies. CIS’s SecureSuite membership provides members with tools for measuring information security status and resources for making informed security investment decisions. Members include organizations from virtually every industry sector and every size, ranging from independent consultants to Fortune 500 companies.
CIS® (Center for Internet Security, Inc.) is a forward-thinking, non-profit entity that harnesses the power of a global IT community to safeguard private and public organizations against cyber threats. CIS Controls™ and CIS Benchmarks™ are the global standard and recognized best practices for securing IT systems and data against the most pervasive attacks. A volunteer, global community of experienced IT professionals continuously refines and verifies these proven guidelines. CIS is home to the Multi-State Information Sharing and Analysis Center® (MS-ISAC®), the go-to resource for cyber threat prevention, protection, response, and recovery for U.S. State, Local, Tribal, and Territorial government entities. To learn more, visit CISecurity.org or follow on Twitter: @CISecurity.
ZeroNorth is the security industry’s first provider of orchestrated risk management. Organizations that rely on software as a competitive advantage trust ZeroNorth to manage risks by orchestrating the continuous and comprehensive discovery and remediation of vulnerabilities. ZeroNorth is headquartered in Boston and was created by and for security leaders. For more information, follow ZeroNorth on Twitter (@ZeroNorthSec) or LinkedIn.