Continuous monitoring (CM) begets a process of continuous improvement that works to reduce attack surface and improve security posture, according to the 2016 SANS survey on CM. In it, 63% of respondents said CM was improving their security posture.
These improvements are occurring even though continuous monitoring capabilities are still maturing, and some capabilities seem to be moving backward.
Download this whitepaper and learn key takeaways from the survey such as:
- 63% of those surveyed felt that the adoption of a continuous monitoring program has improved their organization's security posture;
- 22% do not regularly assess key network devices such as firewalls and routers;
- 56% report that they have no measures to protect connected assets during remediation.