The heightened need for visibility
Only one-third of organizations in a recent survey claim they are very confident that their organization’s tools provide adequate security visibility into cloud-resident workloads.
The impact? A heightened sense of urgency around the need for better visibility.
- Organizations need to know where their biggest risks and threats lie, so they can allocate resources and funds to keep their information safe.
- The COVID-19 pandemic and the move to working in remote and cloud-based environments has accelerated the pace at which many companies have switched, increasing potential risk exposure.
- Low visibility = high vulnerability. According to the SANS 2021 Cloud Security Survey, the leading challenge respondents face in adapting incident response and forensic analysis to the cloud is lack of real-time visibility into events and communications involved in an incident