IDC Report: How MSSPs Can Validate Cybersecurity Posture Continuously

3rd Party Report by IDC

When incidents of cyberattacks rise, so do budgets for cybersecurity. The pressure for CISOs to prove ROI for expensive cybersecurity increases in tandem.


While purchasing expensive services may give security professionals some relief, adding more security controls with new configurations might actually increase the likelihood of a breach.


Managed Security Service Providers (MSSPs) have a responsibility to validate their services for their customers. Not once a year or semi-annually but continuously to provide visibility into security gaps, vulnerabilities, and possible exposure to new threats.

Armed with threat-led data, CISOs and security professionals can prove their investments to the board and maintain a holistic view of their cybersecurity posture.


Analyst Craig Robinson, Program Director, Security Services for IDC, dives into the benefits of assessing, optimizing, and rationalizing, 3rd party cybersecurity systems.


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