Half of Security Pros Ignore Some Important Alerts
Short-staffed, more than half of organizations admit they ignore alerts that should be investigated because they lack resources to handle the overflow.
Strained by the cybersecurity skills shortage, 54 percent of respondents to a new survey say they are forced to ignore security alerts worthy of further investigation, because they don’t have the staff and expertise to handle them
The Enterprise Strategy Group (ESG) surveyed 150 IT and cybersecurity pros with knowledge of, or responsibility for, enterprise security. In the study, released today, they discovered security operations has become a “bottleneck” as challenges in people, processes, and technology limit organizations’ ability to handle threats.