TechValidate Research on Kenna Security

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47 Published TechFacts

3 Published Charts

28 Published Case Studies



Selected Research Highlights


Kenna Security Case Study

S&P 500 Consumer Products Company

Introduction

This case study of a S&P 500 consumer products 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.

“The Kenna Security Platform gives us the ability to maximize the security team’s impact on the organization’s risk posture.”

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
    • No way to quantify or measure risk from vulnerabilities
    • Inefficiencies in vulnerability remediation
  • 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 Over 2 years.
  • Kenna Security Platform features most important to them when evaluating competitive or alternative solutions:
    • Integrated real-time global exploit intelligence

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
  • Since implementing the Kenna Security Platform, they have been able to reduce their risk posture score by 25%.

Kenna Security Customer Testimonial

Kenna has enabled the organisation to effectively target vulnerability remediation by focusing on what is important. It has been pivotal in enabling us to obtain ISO27001 certification.

Senior Cyber Consultant, Large Enterprise Telecommunications Equipment Company

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 Satisfaction

92% of surveyed customers are likely to recommend Kenna Security.*

92%

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 Customer Research

What security challenges were you experiencing that led you to implement the Kenna Security Platform? Select all that apply and please feel free to add your own.
Too many vulnerabilities with no way to effectively prioritize
86%
High volume of security data lacking context for decision making
72%
No way to quantify or measure risk from vulnerabilities
64%
Inefficiencies in vulnerability remediation
47%
Other
11%


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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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