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Psychoanalyzing Security Cloud Fears

by Anton Chuvakin  |  March 20, 2019

Here is a funny one: why so many security professionals (and leaders) still hate the cloud? OK, OK, I get it, many of you want to respond to this with...

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Canned Playbooks: Are They Realistic?

by Anton Chuvakin  |  March 15, 2019

One of the new ideas we had for a 2019 research paper is something clients often (well, often–ish) ask about: what to do if you encounter a particular threat or...

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4 Reasons Why GRC Is a Useless Term

by John Wheeler  |  March 6, 2019

It has been 5 years since Gartner embarked on the journey to enhance our coverage of the risk management technology marketplace. That journey included in-depth survey research and countless interactions...

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My Top 7 Popular Gartner Blog Posts for February 2019

by Anton Chuvakin  |  March 4, 2019

Most popular blog posts from my Gartner blog during the past month were: Our Security Orchestration and Automation (SOAR) Paper Publishes (SOAR research) – for some reason, this paper keeps...

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Webinar Q&A from Modern Network Threat Detection and Response

by Anton Chuvakin  |  February 11, 2019

As promised, here is my lightly edited Q&A from a recent webinar called “Modern Network Threat Detection and Response.” Questions about vendors are removed, and some are edited for clarity....

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IRM Market Visionaries and Challengers Join Forces to Battle Leaders

by John Wheeler  |  February 11, 2019

In the span of a week, the integrated risk management (IRM) technology market has experienced significant consolidation. Four vendors from Gartner's inaugural 2018 IRM Magic Quadrant have joined forces to evolve their...

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Our "Solution Path for Implementing Threat Detection and Incident Response" Publishes

by Anton Chuvakin  |  January 22, 2019

As you can see below, we have written a lot of research over the years, and it would be handy to have a roadmap for the readers. This is especially...

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Upcoming Webinar: Modern Network Threat Detection and Response

by Anton Chuvakin  |  January 21, 2019

Here is my next Gartner webinar; this one is focused on network traffic use for detection and response. Title: Modern Network Threat Detection and Response Date: January 29, 2019 Time:...

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Open Shares in the Trenches

by Jay Heiser  |  January 4, 2019

Today’s open sharing of sensitive files from the public cloud parallels an information warfare problem from 1916. It should remind us that security always takes a back seat when there’s...

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Networking Retrospective

by Andrew Lerner  |  January 2, 2019

Around this time of year, many folks take a retrospective look at 2018 and/or make predictions for 2019 (or resolutions). One interesting thing about all these retrospectives is that frankly,...

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