The unification revolution of cybersecurity solutions has started – and managed security service providers are leading the way. Managed security services (MSS) refer to a service model or capability offered by cybersecurity service providers that enable the monitoring and managing of security technologies, systems, or even software-as-a-service (SaaS) products. Here’s more on the various types and benefits of MSS, as well as the state of the MSS(P) market in 2022!
Types of Managed Security Services
The current unification in the cybersecurity market is driving a massive movement towards fewer vendors, which at the same time means more polarization of either using MSS/MSSP or doing the security work internally.
In terms of Managed Security Services, they can be fully-managed or co-managed.
In the case of fully-managed security services, the provider of security services owns the security technologies and maintains and monitors the incidents gathered by these tools and technologies. Fully-managed security services represent, of course, a particularly good bet for budget-conscious companies or for those who lack the internal capabilities to study and handle a wide range of technologies
Co-managed security services best suit those companies that capitalize a variety of security systems but lack the internal security personnel needed to