Case Study

Standard Bank

Standard Bank Improves Digital Asset Management and Threat Protection with RiskIQ

Challenges

  • Rapid pace of change for digital presence across multiple channels
  • Lack of visibility needed to manage the security of digital assets
  • Malicious copies of mobile applications

Solution Benefits

  • Automatic discovery and analysis of new and changed online assets
  • Central visibility of digital assets to detect possible indicators of compromise
  • Continuous monitoring of suspicious domains
  • Discovery and scanning of mobile applications across 180+ app stores

“The intelligence provided by RiskIQ has enabled visibility and collaboration between our central and decentralized teams to continually improve our security posture and protect the bank and our customers from cyber threats.”

--Robin Barnwell, Head: PBB IT Security Standard Bank

The Results

Using RiskIQ solutions, the Standard Bank security team has gained visibility of its digital presence across web, mobile, and social channels and can work with the business to proactively address areas of weakness.

“The intelligence provided by RiskIQ has enabled visibility and collaboration between our central and decentralized teams to continually improve our security posture and protect the bank and our customers from cyber threats,” said Robin Barnwell, Head: PBB IT Security. “RiskIQ has now become the CMDB for our Digital Footprint assets.”

Next Steps

Working with the RiskIQ customer success team, Standard Bank is looking at integrating RiskIQ solutions with other security solutions to further improve automation and reduce manual tasks. They are also looking at additional areas where RiskIQ could add value, including compliance with data privacy regulations (GDPR/POPI), risk scoring, and benchmarking.

Conclusion

RiskIQ’s Digital Footprint and External Threat solutions combine advanced internet reconnaissance and analytics and an integrated toolset to provide automated attack surface visibility and targeted brand-threat protection.