25 More Head-Turning Security Products To See At RSA Conference 2011

Bit9 Global Software Registry (GSR)

Bit9 Inc. at RSA unveiled the Bit9 Global Software Registry (GSR). The GSR is billed as the first open, cloud-based reputation platform available to assess the trustworthiness of software. The Bit9 Global Software Registry (GSR) is now accessible via an open application programming interface (API) allowing the global cyber security community to easily integrate their solutions with the Bit9 GSR Platform. The company said the Bit9 Global Software Registry is the world's largest and most complete authority on software, providing reputation ratings to help users identify, categorize, authenticate and trust software. The GSR, with its metadata for over 8 billion file records, delivers the threat and trust information needed to filter and stop the next generation of advanced threats.

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