IT security staffing in the age of automation
The 2020 Study on Staffing the IT Security Function in the Age of Automation
Recently, the Ponemon Institute, alongside DomainTools, conducted a study into staffing for IT security teams in the age of automation in order to identify key hiring challenges and where functionalities can be automated for effective security.
Some key findings from this year’s study include:
- Barriers to automation continue are a lack of in-house expertise & a reliance on legacy IT environments
- Automation increases efficiency of security teams & reduces false positives/negatives
- GDPR and similar legislation are influencing the adoption of automation
Read on to view the full report.