Eliminating the Cybersecurity Blindspot
Global organizations will spend $88 billion this year on cybersecurity, nearly doubling this investment to $170 billion by 2020. Yet, many organizations have a major blind spot: they believe that spending additional money on cybersecurity automatically leads to greater security and reduced risk. It is not unusual for an organization to deal with 30 to 40 different technology point solutions from different vendors, often within the same technology segment in the case of multiple business units. As a result, they spend more time and money than necessary.
However, an organization can eliminate or at least reduce its blind spot by using a formal, structured process for engaging technology solution vendors. This will also ensure it has the best vendors to support its cybersecurity strategy and architecture. While this process may differ somewhat by industry, it usually has the following seven key steps:
Source: StaySafeOnline.org | Guest Author | June 20, 2016
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