5 Preemptive Measures Your SOC Can Take to Protect Your Organization
Security tools are important for protecting your company and environment, but there are additional measures that you can[…]
The cyber security group within an organization that handles security issues on an organizational and technical level.
The responsibilities of the security operations center include using a framework of best practices and software to monitor, assess, and defend enterprise information systems.
A new study from Exabeam reports that the majority of organizations see significant value in red/blue team testing — and are using lessons learned from the exercises to strengthen their cybersecurity programs. The survey also found that 74% of respondents have seen their companies increase investment in security infrastructure as a result of red and blue team testing.
The Exabeamannual State of the SOC Report identifies the various factors that contribute to a successful SOC. This year, staffing and budget remain a top pain point, with budget issues only continuing to feed the challenges that SOC teams face.
The Exabeam 2019 State of the SOC Report is a comprehensive survey of U.S. and U.K. cybersecurity professionals who manage and operate SOCs. We asked respondents like you about basic SOC operations, hiring and staffing, operational processes, technology, and finance and budget.
A security operations center continuously monitors and analyzes the security procedures of an organization. It also defends against security breaches and actively isolates and mitigates security risks. We look at key SOC roles and responsibilities and best practices.