February 8, 2017 – WASHINGTON D.C. –
Based on a comprehensive survey of cybersecurity professionals in the 350,000 member Information Security Community on LinkedIn, the research report reveals that cyber threats are rising dramatically and that deployment of sophisticated threat hunting platforms and methods in security operation centers (SOCs) can significantly improve detection rates, and accelerate the time spent to detect, investigate and remediate these threats.
The 2017 Threat Hunting Report has been produced in partnership with leading cybersecurity vendors Cybereason, DomainTools, Infocyte, Javelin Networks, LightCyber, Sqrrl and Tenable.
“Following the unprecedented wave of cybersecurity attacks, threat hunting is emerging as a new line of defense and the latest innovation for security operations centers to combat advanced security threats,” said Holger Schulze, founder of the 350,000-member Information Security Community on LinkedIn. “By pairing human intelligence with next-generation threat hunting platforms, SOC teams are now empowered to proactively identify and resolve threats faster and more reliably.”
Key threat hunting trends revealed in the study include:
Download the complete 2017 Threat Hunting Report here.
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