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Security teams continue to be overwhelmed by a backlog of vulnerabilities and false positives. Limitations across traditional traditional threat and vulnerability management solutions combined with manual approaches often miss critical categories of exposures while producing incontextual results and time-consuming noise that increases the window of attacker opportunity. As backlogs grow and adversaries become faster and more precise, remediation timeframes are reaching dangerous levels that put organizations at increasing risk.
Threat and vulnerability management solutions trade the ability to discover a broader range of vulnerabilities in favor of avoiding internal disruption and enabling automation — resulting in incomplete coverage. Cosmos uncovers more exposures in a greater number of categories that real-world adversaries specifically target including:
Vulnerability management solutions focus primarily on known vulnerabilities and often discount low severity exposures based on pre-defined severity classifications. Unfortunately this can lead to a false sense of security. Cosmos not only inspects the attack surface for critical and high risk vulnerabilities but identifies those that serve as stepping stones to more complex attack chains.
New exploits are emerging at a blistering pace. By the time security teams know about them, adversaries have already moved onto the next. Cosmos emerging threat process keeps discovery capabilities on the cutting-edge with new analyzers that identify actively exploited issues, newly released CVEs, and less traditionally severe vulnerabilities that are often missed by traditional threat and vulnerability management solutions.
Adversaries thrive on the window of exploitation. While security teams sift through never-ending data, attackers are capitalizing on exposed assets with record speed and precision. Cosmos outpaces attackers to their targets leveraging an automated exposure reconnaissance engine that continuously identifies anomalies, abnormalities, and attack surface changes that could indicate your environment is exposed to potential compromise.
Vulnerability management solutions produce an overwhelming number of results, redundant data, and false positives that incapacitate resource constrained security teams. Cosmos cuts through the noise by carefully inspecting every exposure, eliminating time consuming false alarms, and only surfacing real issues for testing and validation.
Identify more exposures across a greater number of categories than traditional vulnerability management tools and discovery methods.
Uncover often overlooked and miscategorized exposures that are instrumental to more sophisticated attacks.
Beat attackers to their targets with automated reconnaissance that uncovers exposures as soon as they exist.
Get in front of evolving threats with innovative detectors that identify new targets and the latest vulnerabilities used in the wild.
Break the cycle of overwhelming alerts and uncover only the high-risk vulnerabilities attackers target in real-world scenarios.
Bridge technology and human expertise with automated processing that scales to meet the requirements of modern business demands.
It didn’t take SC Media long to realize Cosmos stood out from the rest of the pack. Awarded best emerging technology, SW Labs in-depth analysis concluded that “Bishop Fox isn’t just selling an ASM product. They’re offering a continuous offensive security service — the ASM piece merely enables and feeds that service. Think of [Cosmos] as an external penetration test that never ends.”
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