What is a Security Rating Snapshot?
It is a free report that provides a snapshot of your security performance for the quarter compared to industry averages. It gives you insight into the risk vectors of your security posture including compromised systems, user behavior, and diligence vectors such as patching cadence, configurations, and more.
What can the Security Rating Snapshot be used for?
This report provides you with an initial baseline of your current security posture, shows you how you compare to industry peers and competitors, and gives you insight into areas of your security strategy that might need to be improved.
How long do I have access to the report?
After you request a Security Rating Snapshot for your organization, you will receive an email with a link to download your report, which will expire after 2 weeks. If you request a Security Rating Snapshot but your organization is not currently part of our inventory, we will send you a sample report and will attempt to map your organization and generate your Security Rating Snapshot report within 5-7 business days.
What are BitSight Security Ratings?
BitSight Security Ratings measure organizations’ security performance using a proprietary algorithm that analyzes externally observable data. Security Ratings range from 250 to 900, similar to consumer credit scores, with a higher rating equating to overall better security posture.
How are security ratings calculated?
BitSight uses externally observable data on compromised systems, security diligence, user behavior, and data breaches to compute a company’s security rating. All companies—regardless if they are a customer or not—are rated on the same criteria. For more details, see “How BitSight Calculates Ratings
We provide security ratings that are objective, verifiable, and actionable, and rely on data only from trusted, reputable sources. Over 1,500 BitSight customers are sharing BitSight Security Ratings with more than 160,000 third party organizations, making it the most widely used security ratings platform across all industries.