Article by SAJAY RAI AND PHILIP CHUKWUMA
CYBER MONITORING IS LIKE GOING TO A DOCTOR?
There are those who go to the doctor and want to only know if they are dying or not. And then there are others who go to the doctor to know all the details of what is going inside their body. The latter group of individuals are the ones who really want to improve their body.
Similarly, there are those organizations who only care to know if they are under cyberattack or if they have been breached. They do not necessarily care to know the details of what is going on inside their network. These organizations compare the need to get 24x7x365 monitoring to the physical alarm system for the house. The physical alarm system notifies you and the law enforcement if there has been a physical breach. The same way, they expect their 24x7x365 monitoring service to let them know about the data breach or a cyberattack. These organizations generally do not get the maximum value from what a 24x7x365 monitoring can provide. On the other hand, the organizations who really care to understand all the activities within their network are the ones who really want to improve their IT security and reduce the possibility of cyber compromise.
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