TechValidate Research on Cisco SecureX threat response

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747 Customers Surveyed

5,799 Data Points Collected

142 Published TechFacts

6 Published Charts

4 Published Case Studies



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Cisco Threat Response Customer Research

How valuable have you found these Cisco Threat Response features in your organization?

Extremely valuable Very valuable Valuable Not valuable
Single user interface: for rapid triage and response

55%

26%

17%

2%

Browser Plug-in: overlays security tools in the browser

22%

31%

33%

14%

Relationship graphs: see organizational impact

40%

35%

23%

2%

Take Action: blocks and unblocks domains/file executions

42%

32%

21%

5%

Collaborate: document analysis in cloud casebook

23%

32%

36%

9%

Cisco SecureX threat response Customer Statistic

Why use SecureX threat response?

61% of surveyed customers needed their security technologies to work together.

61%

Cisco SecureX threat response Case Study

Citynet

Introduction

This case study of Citynet is based on a May 2020 survey of Cisco SecureX threat response customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Cisco AMP and Firepower is how we use it and love it!”

“It simplifies the review, research and impact analysis of security events and frees our team up to work on other security initiatives.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Cisco SecureX threat response:

  • Needed to solve the following security challenges when they started using SecureX threat response with their Cisco Security products:
    • Needed their security technologies to work together
    • Wanted to identify and remediate threats faster
    • Wanted to maximize the time of their skilled resources due to being understaffed

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Cisco SecureX threat response that the surveyed company uses:

  • Uses SecureX threat response at least once a week.
  • Improved collaboration across the following teams after using Casebook in SecureX threat responsee:
    • Improved collaboration within SecOps
  • agrees that SecureX threat response’s ability to connect with 3rd party security tools for comprehensive investigations is important to them.

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Cisco SecureX threat response:

  • Greatest value they get from the Chrome or Firefox browser plug-in for SecureX threat response:
    • Ability to kick off an investigation
  • Eliminated the following tasks after using SecureX threat response:
    • Detection & Analysis tasks
    • Containment, Eradication, and Recovery tasks
  • Weekly time savings their Security Operations team achieved by using SecureX threat response for the following use cases:
    • incident management: at least 1-3 hours/week
    • threat intelligence and investigations: at least 1-3 hours/week
    • remediation / first strike response actions: at least 1-3 hours/week

Cisco Threat Response Case Study

Oznet

Introduction

This case study of Oznet is based on a May 2020 survey of Cisco Threat Response customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“All these solutions we handle in the Threat Response Stealthwatch Enterprise, Firepower, Umbrella.”

“It is a very good tool to perform event analysis in a centralized console, for me it is the best.”

“Cisco allows me to visualize quickly and to correct in time.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Cisco Threat Response:

  • Needed to solve the following security challenges when they started using Threat Response with their Cisco Security products:
    • Needed their security technologies to work together
    • Needed a better way to visualize whether a threat has impacted their environment
    • Wanted to identify and remediate threats faster
    • Wanted to centralize and triage high priority alerts
    • Wanted to maximize the time of their skilled resources due to being understaffed

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Cisco Threat Response that the surveyed company uses:

  • Uses Threat Response daily.
  • Agrees that Threat Response’s ability to connect with 3rd party security tools for comprehensive investigations is important to them.

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Cisco Threat Response:

  • Greatest value they get from the Chrome or Firefox browser plug-in for Threat Response:
    • Ability to kick off an investigation
    • Ability to consume threat intelligence blogs
    • Immediate access to context from Cisco Security products
    • Immediate access to context their 3rd party web-based product (SIEMs or other security consoles)
  • Eliminated the following tasks after using Threat Response:
    • Planning tasks
    • Detection & Analysis tasks
    • Post-Incident Activity tasks
  • Weekly time savings their Security Operations team achieved by using Threat Response for the following use cases:
    • Incident management: at least 12-18 hours/week
    • Threat intelligence and investigations: at least 7-12 hours/week
    • Remediation / first strike response actions: at least 7-12 hours/week

Cisco Threat Response Customer Statistic

When asked which Cisco Threat Response feature has helped them to improve their threat investigations, 95% of surveyed organizations said it has resulted in the expected amount of improvement.

95% of surveyed organizations confirmed that the Relationship graphs feature is extremely valuable.

95%

Cisco SecureX threat response Customer Research

What security challenges were you looking to solve when you started using SecureX threat response with your Cisco Security products?

I needed a better way to visualize whether a threat has impacted my environment
71%
I wanted to identify and remediate threats faster
69%
I needed my security technologies to work together
61%


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About Cisco SecureX threat response

Don't clone your security team--get Cisco SecureX threat response instead. SecureX threat response automates integrations across select Cisco Security products and accelerates key security operations functions: detection, investigation, and remediation. It is a key pillar of our integrated security architecture.

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