Attendees of FS-ISAC Annual Summit Will Learn to Defend Against Hackers With Security Innovation’s CMD+CTRL Cyber Range Training

Industry’s only authentic application security cyber range training will enable developers and security professionals in the financial services industry to stop hackers in their tracks by building more secure code

WILMINGTON, Mass., May 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Security Innovation, a pioneer in software security assessment and training, today announced that as part of its sponsorship of the 2018 FS-ISAC Annual Summit, all conference attendees will have the opportunity to participate in its innovative CMD+CTRL cyber range training.  CMD+CTRL is the only cyber range focused exclusively on Web application security, and at FS-ISAC developers and security professionals will gain a deeper understanding of how cyber-attackers find and exploit vulnerabilities in insecure financial services software applications.

The training at the Summit will take place on May 22 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Eastern time.

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Unique in the industry, CMD+CTRL is an immersive learning environment comprised of real websites, traffic, technologies, and vulnerabilities that represent actual application behavior.  Using “Shadow Bank,” financial services teams can learn attacks like stealing funds from accounts, purchasing negative quantities, denial of service, and more. 

The realism of CMD+CTRL increases participant engagement and delivers the long-term memory benefits of “learning by doing."  Coupled with assessment and reporting capabilities that offer insight into individual and overall team competencies, CMD+CTRL provides the type of training needed to overcome the security skills gap that most organizations face.

Security Innovation customers include 32 of the Fortune 100, 62 of the Fortune 500, and 85 of the top financial services organizations in the world.  This breadth of experience in a heavily regulated industry, where standards such as PCI DSS & OWASP demand the safeguarding of sensitive data and diligent compliance, has enabled the company to assist organizations to go above and beyond standard regulations to prevent malicious attacks and breaches.

“For 16 years Security Innovation has been helping financial services organizations reduce enterprise risk where they are most vulnerable - at the application layer.  We have trained development teams on code security, mitigated risk in critical applications, and improved processes by which applications are built for some of the world’s most reputable brands,” explained Lisa Parcella, VP of Product Management at Security Innovation.  “The CMD+CTRL training platform offers the industry's largest secure development library and a cyber range for staff to hone security skills in real-world banking and e-commerce applications.”

In the past year, Security Innovation has conducted over 90 CMD+CTRL cyber range trainings around the globe for thousands of players at the world’s leading brands and industry conferences including DEF CON, OWASP AppSec California, BSides, AltSecCon and others.

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About Security Innovation                    
Since 2002, organizations have relied on Security Innovation for our unique software security expertise to help secure and protect sensitive data in the most challenging environments - automobiles, desktops, web applications, mobile devices and in the cloud.  A best in class security training, assessment and consulting provider, Security Innovation has been named to the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Security Awareness Training for four consecutive years. Security Innovation is privately held and headquartered in Wilmington, MA USA. For more information, visit or connect with us on LinkedIn or Twitter.

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