SecOps Report: Stressed Pros Shouldn’t Just Turn Off “Loud” Warnings (Or Pay Ransoms)
A new report on overworked security professionals finds that many loud, overwhelming alerts just turn off and provides further evidence that paying ransomware attackers doesn’t produce very many positive outcomes.
These are two takeaways from the third year”Voice of SecOps” Report by Deep Instinct, a specialist in deep learning-enabled cybersecurity offerings that surveyed 1,000 respondents in the US, UK, Germany and France to better understand and quantify the causes and impact of stress on the cybersecurity community. He shares the Findings fall into two categories: C-suite executives and their reports.
Key highlights of the report include:
- More than 90 percent of cybersecurity professionals are stressed in their role
- Almost half of respondents (46 percent) have thought about quitting…