Cybersecurity incidents continue to grow, both in scope and in the variety of institutions that are targeted, from government networks and Fortune 500 companies to smaller businesses with limited defensive infrastructure and tech budgets.
So, the resources that these organizations do have must be put to exceptionally good use. IBM reported that the average cost of a data breach now stands at $3.92 million. In addition, the public relations fallout of a data breach can cause serious injury to a business's brand. One awful incident could be enough to sink a company.
If you don't have the resources or staff on hand to run your own dedicated onsite security operations center (SOC), what are you to do?
Fortunately, the growth of subscription-based, outsourced SOC-as-a-Service solutions brings more comprehensive cybersecurity within the price range of small and medium-sized businesses.
Standard SOC-as-a-Service package
The central benefit of using SOC-as-a-Service over an onsite team is that the price...