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RiskIQ Named Best of Breed Digital Footprint Security Solution by Cyber Defense Magazine

New Category Recognizes Innovator in External Threats Management at RSA Conference 2016

SAN FRANCISCO, RSA Conference -- Feb. 29, 2016 -- RiskIQ, the leader in external threat management, today announced that it has received the “Best of Breed Digital Footprint Security Solution” for 2016 from Cyber Defense Magazine. The CDM 4th Annual Infosec Awards, which honor innovations in cyber security, are being presented at RSA® Conference 2016. Winners were selected by an independent panel of leading information security experts.

RiskIQ will demonstrate the RiskIQ Digital Footprint solution at RSA Conference South Expo Booth #645.

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“The Enterprise Digital Footprint, which is made up of websites, mobile apps and social media assets, is under attack from external threats. Being recognized by Cyber Defense Magazine with the first ever award in this new category validates RiskIQ’s pioneering work to secure this attack vector,” said Elias Manousos, CEO of RiskIQ. “We are honored to have been chosen the best of breed provider for managing external threats like malvertising, copycat mobile apps and social media attacks.”

“RiskIQ is a true innovator in digital footprint security,” said Pierluigi Paganini, Editor-in-Chief, Cyber Defense Magazine. “Companies like RiskIQ, that address unmet challenges like managing external threats, are moving infosecurity forward.”

The RiskIQ Digital Footprint solution continuously discovers, indexes and monitors Internet assets from the outside in, enabling security teams to detect and quickly respond to external threats in order to take control of security outside the firewall. By providing a dynamic index of the enterprise web attack surface, RiskIQ enables security teams to bring unknown or shadow IT assets under management and make accurate, strategic risk management decisions. RiskIQ provides the visibility enterprises need to eliminate threats on web, mobile and social properties that put customers, employees and the organization at risk.

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