Protection from cybercrime and attacks is top of mind for many executives these days. In fact, according to the United States Department of Justice, cybercrime is one of the greatest threats facing the country today. But a recent C-level report from LightEdge Solutions contends protecting your business from cybercrime doesn’t have to be hard.
The recent report asks readers this question: Is your organization taking the steps needed to ensure cyber security? This means having a comprehensive information security management system, staying aware of the latest recent global threats, risk management and more.
If any of these areas are a concern, it can often be hard to find a security tool solution that suits your specific business needs. According to the report, Forty-five major vendors offer 85 major security tools from which organizations can choose. And after choosing a solution, customers are often left on their own to integrate and layer these tools.
Modern security solutions should integrate current and new security tools and use big data analytics to organize data points and deliver actionable insight. LightEdge is partnering with CarbonHelix in an effort to deliver a new security solution that does just this: the Virtual Security Operations Center (vSOC powered by QRadar).“The need for a global, real-time solution to view emerging threats is apparent.'Click To Tweet
The report explores what makes a business a prime candidate for VSOC. Of course, all businesses should be focused on data security, but it absolutely key to some types or organizations, including those who are safeguarding sensitive information from a patient or employee, or others that are a part of a highly regulated industries.
Organizations will benefit from the LightEdge vSOC’s global footprint and worldview of the threat landscape. It monitors 130 countries and keeps 3,330 security experts on staff. Thirty-five billion events are managed and analyzed daily.
The report also covers potential business benefits of the LightEdge vSOC. The Virtual SOC Portal combines IBM’s global security research (X-Force) with service-level data from devices across your networks to help manage vulnerabilities discovered in your systems.
Bottom line: In this day and age, businesses need to have a comprehensive information security management system, regardless of what business you are in.
Download the report, “Cyberattack Threat and Prevention: Protecting Your Organization Can Be Easy for You,” free of charge, courtesy of LightEdge Solutions, to learn more about the company’s Virtual Security Operations Center (vSOC powered by QRadar).