Last updated at Tue, 16 Jul 2024 21:49:18 GMT

At our recent Take Command summit, experts delved into the pressing challenges faced by SOC teams. With 2,365 more data breaches in 2023 than in 2022 (74% of which were a direct result of cyber attacks), the need for robust security operations has never been greater.

Key takeaways from the 25 minute panel:

  1. Emphasizing Proactive Defense: SOC teams must prioritize proactive threat detection and intelligence gathering to stay ahead of evolving cyber threats.
  2. Enhancing Response Times: Reducing incident response times is crucial for mitigating the impact of security breaches and minimizing damage.
  3. Leveraging Advanced Tools: Utilizing advanced threat detection technologies, such as AI and machine learning, can significantly improve the ability to identify and respond to sophisticated attacks.

Key Quote:

"The increasing use of native tools by threat actors means they can stay hidden longer, complicating our detection efforts."  - Lonnie Best, Detection & Response Services Manager, Rapid7.

The evolving threat landscape requires SOC teams to enhance detection capabilities and streamline operations. To dive deeper into these insights, click through to watch the full discussion.