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MSSP is/and/or/vs MDR?

by Anton Chuvakin  |  December 14, 2017

So, we are wrapping up our research on the effective use of managed services for security and that debate of MSSP vs MDR came up … again! Gartner defined MDRs...

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IoT Endpoint Security Standards Emerging

by Erik Heidt  |  December 13, 2017

Do you need security standards that can be used to evaluate or design IoT Endpoints? Answers are coming! There is an often repeated story arc that security, risk, audit and...

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Our Team Is Still Hiring: One Position Open - Network Security in US/North America

by Anton Chuvakin  |  December 12, 2017

For some reason, we have real trouble hiring a network security analyst. We filled other hard-to-fill roles, but the netsec is still open, despite plenty of interviews, and some group...

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The Death of IoT Security As You Know It

by Earl Perkins  |  December 7, 2017

There is a topic that I wanted to share with you that we at Gartner have delivered research on during 2017. We have been developing research on the topic for...

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My Top 7 Popular Gartner Blog Posts for November 2017

by Anton Chuvakin  |  December 7, 2017

Most popular blog posts from my Gartner blog during the past month are: SIEM Use Cases – And Other Security Monitoring Use Cases Too! (security monitoring research) On Wild Security...

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IoT Security | Endpoint Hardware Key Storage

by Erik Heidt  |  November 29, 2017

While cryptographic algorithms fail from time to time as computational tools advance or analytical breakthroughs occur, failures of this nature are rare events. Key storage or management failures are the leading...

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Our Intelligence Lead Defenses Must Evolve

by Lawrence Pingree  |  November 15, 2017

  Threat intelligence has been a hot topic during the past few years. Back in 2015, I introduced research titled "Intelligent and Automated Security Controls Impact the Future of the Security...

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On Wild Security Maturity Overestimation

by Anton Chuvakin  |  November 13, 2017

Want to know what my absolute #1 insight that I learned working at Gartner for 6+ years is? No jokes, this is serious! Any guesses from the audience? In any...

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Network Segmentation

by Andrew Lerner  |  November 9, 2017

One thing that comes up all the time with clients is how to segment their network(s).  There’s no simple answer to this, and we often see organizations over- and under-segmenting their...

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SOAR and Ticketing: Friends, Frenemies or the Same thing?

by Anton Chuvakin  |  November 3, 2017

We continue our journey through SOAR mysteries with this one: what is the relationship between case management (aka ticketing) and SOAR? So far, we have encountered these views (overdramatized for...

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