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Tag: Security Technology Sprawl

Maximize Your Security Stack

Extended detection and response (XDR) is an increasingly popular option for security teams looking to boost their org’s maturity. Unfortunately, most XDR security providers only work with the set of tools they bring to the table, requiring teams with existing tools outside that list to rip and replace. It might seem like a mandatory trade-off: […]

Financial services security tools: How many is too many?

Financial services’ tool addiction is doing more to harm than help Financial services have always been on the frontline of cybersecurity. On one hand, hackers of the highest level are constantly trying to infiltrate financial services to get access to funds, privileged information, and intellectual property. On the other, regulators watch these institutions closely to […]

How to Eliminate Security Tool Sprawl

This blog spotlights a section of the 2021 Security Technology Sprawl Report.   INSIDE Technology sprawl can worsen your skills gap. Your security tools probably don’t play nicely together. How to address the tech sprawl problem.   Security tool sprawl is a growing problem. Security team members and business leaders often turn to new tools […]

Tipping Point: How Many Security Tools is Too Many?

Fifty-three percent of security teams have reached their “security tool tipping point,” ReliaQuest’s new survey finds. In an effort to better understand the effects of vendor sprawl on security teams, ReliaQuest commissioned a survey of over 400 enterprise security decision makers for the 2019 ReliaQuest Security Technology Sprawl Report.  The results are in, and one […]