Business leaders face many challenges when trying to secure their digital assets and operations from cyber threats. Security talent is expensive to hire and retain and products alone cannot stop a motivated attacker. As a result, many organizations are turning towards Managed Detection and Response (MDR) services to help keep their data and
assets safe and compliant."" - Pondurance."
In this episode, Lyndon Brown, Chief Strategy Officer at Pondurance, explores the current state of MDR, including the
business benefits of implementing associated services. He also untangles the definition of the acronym, comparing
MDR to its managed IT security predecessors MSSP and SIEM. Further discussion points center on the common
challenges organizations are facing when it comes to securing their assets, how MDR services are helping companies
fight back against threats, what to consider when choosing an MDR provider, and XDR (Extended Detection and
Response) — the latest security management technology to hit the detection and response market.