Tanium and Forrester released a report on the problem organizations face with too many point products for security. Tanium CISO Chris Hallenback, “when a company suffers an attack … the impetus tends to be to go and buy something real quick while the money is available, and figure out how you’re going to use it later. The devil in that detail is that rarely do the organizations figure out how they are going to leverage those tools effectively.”
ReliaQuest reached similar conclusions with the Security Technology Sprawl Report, which reveals how a rapid addition in the number of security tools used by large companies limits their return on investment while increases the risk of cyber threats. Of those surveyed, 66% report that the excessive number of tools makes it harder for their teams to effectively address threats.
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Read the ReliaQuest Vendor Sprawl Survey here