The Rise of Cybersecurity Product Sprawl (DXC Technology Blog)


Twenty years ago, when enterprise information security was starting to hit its stride, nearly all enterprise security software products were bought as point solutions. They did one job – resist malware, scan for vulnerabilities, encrypt data, detect intrusions, etc. — very well. But over time the number of tools in the security practitioner’s toolbox grew unwieldy, and many enterprises could no longer manage and use those tools effectively.