SecurityScorecard Announces Data Science Partnership with Columbia University

NEW YORK, Aug. 31, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — SecurityScorecard, the most accurate Security rating and continuous risk monitoring platform, today announced a year-long partnership with Columbia University’s Data Science Institute.  The two will collaborate on various data science and machine learning projects to build breach prediction models that will help determine how and why cyberattacks happen, and the types of organizations that are vulnerable to them. Breach prediction models provide a way to assess the Security risk for clients as well as other companies. The objective of the analysis is to investigate methods to develop learning algorithms to automatically cluster organizations into groups based on the malware and port vulnerability features in their data sets – vital proprietary information SecurityScorecard uses to understand how cyberattacks happen. Scores created by SecurityScorecard already cover…


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