While MSSPs provide remote device management–configuring firewalls, intrusion detection and prevention systems, etc.–they come up short in areas of continuous threat detection and response, leaving organizations at risk.
To fully secure their organizations, companies need a cost-effective managed security operations center (SOC) that providers of managed detection and response (MDR) services now bring to the midmarket. MDR providers transcend the traditional MSSP cybersecurity model by providing a greater focus on the threat detection and response capabilities that leading firms require to effectively secure their businesses from cyberattacks.
SIEM: Powerful Technology That’s Hard to Manage
SIEM is a software solution that collects log records of every endpoint and network activity, correlates these logs to identify indicators of compromise, and alerts security analysts when attacks are detected.