What's driving burnout in the SOC?

Security Operations Centers (SOC) are an increasingly important part of organizations’ efforts to keep ahead of the latest cybersecurity threats. However, for a variety of reasons revealed in research conducted in partnership with the Ponemon Institute, Improving the Effectiveness of the Security Operations Center, organizations reported frustration with their SOC’s lack of effectiveness in detecting attacks.

Some of the top reasons reported for growing frustration and burnout in the SOC:

  • Visibility: 65% say the lack of visibility into the IT security infrastructure and the top reason for SOC ineffectiveness
  • Interoperability: SOCs do not have high interoperability with their organization’s security intelligence tools
  • Alignment: 81% of SOC respondents are not aligned or only partially aligned with business objectives

Download the full report to learn the key sources of SOC ineffectiveness and how to address them.

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