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“Scariest Threat” contest shines light on cyber security

Last updated Monday, November 4, 2013 08:08 ET

Start-ups and small/medium sized organizations can win a free subscription to "YourCISO", Risk Based Security's virtual information security expert service.

Richmond, USA, 11/04/2013 / SubmitMyPR /

Risk Based Security recently announced a contest focused on shining a light on the numerous cyber threats facing small/medium sized organizations. The contest, named the "Scariest Threat" offers SMBs the chance to win a free subscription to "YourCISO" a virtual information security expert service. Organizations are asked to answer a few simple questions for a chance to win.

YourCISO is Risk Based Security’s revolutionary security service that provides organizations with access to high quality information security resources and consulting services, at a fraction of the cost compared to traditional staff. All services are fulfilled by an experienced security professional with the objective to teach organizations how to become security self-sufficient. The service is aimed at helping organizations that do not have security resources on staff by providing access to security intelligence and the right expertise on an as needed basis.

"We have access to data breach information, through our Cyber Risk Analytics product, to allow us to devise the right security services to specifically address industry threats and vulnerabilities. The goal of YourCISO is to work with organizations to understand and mitigate their unique risks while moving the organization to a higher level of security and compliance," says Barry Kouns, Risk Based Security's CEO. "YourCISO services are designed to close the security awareness gap and to equip organizations with the resources they need when they need them," says Kouns.

Please visit Contest Rules at http://www.riskbasedsecurity.com/2013/10/scariest-threat-contest-win-free-ciso-services/

About Risk Based Security, Inc.

Risk Based Security equips organizations with vulnerability intelligence, data breach analytics, risk management services, ISO/IEC 27001:2013 consulting, and on-demand security expertise to establish customized risk-based programs to address information security and compliance challenges. We provide clear guidance and ensure that organizations are able to implement the right security based on grounded data while making solutions affordable.

For more information, please visit http://www.riskbasdesecurity.com/ or call 855-727-7475.