Stories About: managed security services

Hiring a hacker probably shouldn’t be part of your business plan

Hiring a hacker probably shouldn’t be part of your business plan

By Richard Arneson In just nine (9) short years, ridesharing company Uber has risen from a small, San Francisco-based startup to a highly disruptive, $6.5 billion juggernaut that, along with its competitor Lyft, has given over 2 million people with a car and spare time on their hands the opportunity to earn a little extra…

When SOC plays second fiddle to NOC, you could be in for an expensive tune

When SOC plays second fiddle to NOC, you could be in for an expensive tune

It’s not uncommon for people, even some IT professionals, to assume all of their organization’s security needs are being addressed through their NOC (Network Operations Center). Chances are, they’re not. NOCs and SOCs (Security Operations Centers) are entirely different animals, however, with varying goals and staffed by IT professionals with different skillsets and security-related industry…