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TechValidate Research on Kenna Security

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50 Published TechFacts

4 Published Charts

27 Published Case Studies



Selected Research Highlights


Kenna Security Customer Statistic

Prior to implementing the Kenna Security Platform, 86% of surveyed customers experienced challenges with “too many vulnerabilities with no way to effectively prioritize.”

86%

Kenna Security Case Study

Medium Enterprise Banking Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise banking company is based on a November 2018 survey of Kenna Security customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“Kenna allowed us to identify and remediate risk based on threat priority.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Kenna Security:

  • Security challenges experienced that led to implementing the Kenna Security Platform:
    • No way to quantify or measure risk from vulnerabilities
  • Previously used the following to prioritize vulnerability scan data:
    • Spreadsheets

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Kenna Security that the surveyed company uses:

  • Has been actively using the Kenna Security Platform for 1-2 years.
  • Kenna Security Platform features most important to them when evaluating competitive or alternative solutions:
    • Data science-based risk scoring methodology

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Kenna Security:

  • Most important security challenges the Kenna Security Platform has helped solve:
    • Addressing vulnerabilities that pose the greatest risk to their environment
  • Since implementing the Kenna Security Platform, they have been able to reduce their risk posture score by 75%.

Kenna Security Customer Testimonial

Kenna has helped us prioritize and evaluate vulnerabilities based off of risk.

IT Security Engineer, Educational Institution

Kenna Security Customer Research

Most Important Kenna Platform Features

What Kenna Security Platform features were most important to you when evaluating competitive or alternative solutions?

Data science-based risk scoring methodology
80%
Integrated real-time global exploit intelligence
69%
“Off the shelf” integrations with a wide range of security data sources
60%
Predictive vulnerability modeling
31%
Integrated remediation and ticketing
26%

Kenna Security Case Study

Large Enterprise Financial Services Company

Introduction

This case study of a large enterprise financial services company is based on an October 2018 survey of Kenna Security customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“In the current threat landscape, you can’t fix all vulnerabilities but only those that pose a severe threat to your environment. Kenna makes it possible to prioritize vulnerabilities through adding threat intelligence to the vulnerability itself.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Kenna Security:

  • Security challenges experienced that led to implementing the Kenna Security Platform:
    • Too many vulnerabilities with no way to effectively prioritize
    • High volume of security data lacking context for decision making
    • No way to quantify or measure risk from vulnerabilities
  • Previously used the following to prioritize vulnerability scan data:
    • Spreadsheets
    • Other vulnerability management tool(s)

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Kenna Security that the surveyed company uses:

  • Has been actively using the Kenna Security Platform for 6-9 months.
  • Kenna Security Platform features most important to them when evaluating competitive or alternative solutions:
    • Integrated real-time global exploit intelligence
    • Data science-based risk scoring methodology
    • Predictive vulnerability modeling

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Kenna Security:

  • Most important security challenges the Kenna Security Platform has helped solve:
    • Addressing vulnerabilities that pose the greatest risk to their environment
    • Transforming security data into actionable intelligence
    • Finding a quantifiable way to measure, reduce and report on risk

Kenna Security Customer Research

Top Security Challenges

What security challenges were you experiencing that led you to implement the Kenna Security Platform?
Too many vulnerabilities with no way to effectively prioritize
86%
High volume of security data lacking context for decision making
71%
No way to quantify or measure risk from vulnerabilities
63%
Inefficiencies in vulnerability remediation
46%


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About Kenna Security

Kenna is a software-as-a-service Risk and Vulnerability Intelligence platform that accurately measures risk and prioritizes remediation efforts before an attacker can exploit an organization’s weaknesses. Kenna automates the correlation of vulnerability data, threat data, and 0-day data, analyzing security vulnerabilities against active Internet breaches so that InfoSec teams can prioritize remediations and report on their overall risk posture.

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