Precision and recall are two of the widest-used measurements of performance in machine learning and are also very relevant to cybersecurity applications.
The NIST CVSS score is widely used to prioritize vulnerabilities in many products and by many security teams. This video discusses why this scoring method is not machine learning, and why CVSS..
Did you know you’ve already done some machine learning in your life?
Most people are surprised to find out that some simple problems from their high school years can be thought of as machine..
In today’s episode, we discuss three pitfalls commonly seen when applying machine learning to cybersecurity.
Last week we heard of software companies around the world being breached due to a compromised software update process in SolarWinds Orion software. This tactic, which leverages the trust..
Asset-Based vs. Threat-Based Risk Management
Earlier in the week, it was reported that FireEye was breached – likely by Russian hackers. The hackers supposedly were seeking penetration testing tools used by FireEye’s services to probe..
Study Finds 2,200 Virtual Appliances with 400,000 Vulnerabilities and Outdated Software
In talking with many Chief Security Officers, we hear consistently that vulnerability prioritization is a difficult issue. Indeed, a recent study by the Ponemon Institute showed nearly 60% of..