The cybersecurity landscape has shifted dramatically in the past several months, and many industries find themselves under increased risk of cyberattack from determined threat actors. According to a UK government survey, 39% of UK businesses suffered....
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6 Billion hours per year are spent working spreadsheets. 26 Hours are wasted in spreadsheets per week. 8 hours per week are spent repeating the same data tasks.
Another report from Venture Beat shows that 87% of data science projects fizzle out before they even start.
The distributed enterprise (remote branches with a centralized headquarters and data center) is a common architecture for both public and private businesses.
Standard operating procedures are a set of written, step-by-step instructions that catalog how every employee or team member should perform routine operations.
Protecting the endpoint has never been more challenging. The complexity and unpredictability of attacks and threats are continually on the rise, and threat actors are becoming more and more sophisticated in their ability to exploit vulnerabilities, breach organizations’ IT infrastructures, and hack into sensitive data.
Whether these are workstations, laptops, servers, or cloud assets, few significant breaches occur without attacker activity on the endpoint. The best MDR services combine deep visibility at the endpoint, including real-time forensics capabilities with authentication, network, and log data. WIthout an endpoint agent, it’s impossible to see start/stop processes and correlate notable events to determine if there’s anomalous activity indicative of an attacker.
Why outsourcing security operations is a SMART investment: Hackers don’t sleep…. why should your SOC?
The workplace has changed a great deal over the past year. But one thing that has not is the omnipresent risk of a serious security breach. In fact, the risks have multiplied recently thanks to mass remote working, stretched IT resources and resourceful attackers. The truth is that cybercriminals have always worked from home, so it should be no surprise that they were quickest to adapt to the new reality of life during a pandemic. They are also highly distributed, flexible workers who will target your organisation 24-hours a day.
The challenges of convincing your organisation to invest in cyber security.
At some point most companies will invest in cyber security to ensure that their business does not fall victim to a cyber-attack. For some organisations this is mandatory to abide by government regulations, however for others it is because preparing and protecting their business before a hack is a cost-effective time-saving solution.
Why outsource cyber security?
Cyber security is rarely an organisation’s primary focus. Treated as an afterthought, cyber protection is usually left to an IT department already busy with the day to day running of a business: too busy, in fact, to give it the time and expertise it needs
In a world plagued by constantly evolving cyber threats, outsourcing cyber security to an MSSP is a smart decision for any business.