In-house SOCs hidden costs and considerations

Security Operations Centres (SOCs) have an important role to play in the large enterprise. But for mid-to-large enterprises, an in-house SOC may come with more cons than pros. “Not all organisations need to build their own SOC, and doing so could incur unexpected costs and risk exposure,” notes Martin Potgieter, co-founder & Technical Director at Nclose. …

The reinvention of the MSSP

Managed security service providers (MSSPs) are likely to be in the spotlight over the next few years as the scale and sophistication of cyberattacks increase at alarming rates. In its latest report, the SA Banking Risk Information Centre found that cybercrime costs the South African economy R2.2-billion a year. Data points to notable increases in phishing, impersonation…