TechValidate Research on Tripwire

13 Case Studies


Tripwire Case Study

Australian Telecomms Company Strengthens Integrity Monitoring & Compliance

Introduction

This case study of a large enterprise telecommunications services company is based on a June 2020 survey of Tripwire customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Tripwire:

  • Were looking to address the following challenges with Tripwire:
    • Security issues
    • Compliance issues
  • Partnered with Tripwire for the following:
    • Improve internal / operational efficiencies
    • Improve compliance and risk management

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Tripwire that the surveyed company uses:

  • Use Tripwire for the following:
    • File Integrity Monitoring (FIM)
    • Compliance
  • Said the following drove them to choose Tripwire:
    • Strong product capabilities and functionality
    • Brand reputation / trust in the company
    • Excellent customer support
    • Ease of scalability

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Tripwire:

  • Have seen the following benefits since partnering with Tripwire:
    • Better network visibility
    • Hardened attack surface
    • Improved awareness
    • Confidence in maintaining critical security controls
  • considers Tripwire’s capabilities critical to their cybersecurity program.
  • Rated Tripwire for the following features when compared to the competition:
    • Effectiveness of Product Capabilities: Significantly Better
    • Service / Support: Significantly Better
    • Scalability: Better
    • Customizability to Organizational Needs: Significantly Better
    • Reporting: Significantly Better
  • Have seen a return on investment (ROI) in 12+ months.

Tripwire Case Study

Large Telecommunications Company Manages Vulnerabilities with Tripwire

Introduction

This case study of a large enterprise telecommunications services company is based on a June 2020 survey of Tripwire customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“Access to detailed rules and trigger reasons is a big advantage in comparison with other products.”

“Low false positive rate allows to focus on the really critical stuff.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Tripwire:

  • Said the following drove them to choose Tripwire:
    • Strong product capabilities and functionality
  • Were looking to address the following challenges with Tripwire:
    • Security issues

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Tripwire that the surveyed company uses:

  • Use Tripwire for the following:
    • Vulnerability Management (VM)
  • Partnered with Tripwire for the following:
    • Improve internal / operational efficiencies
    • Improve compliance and risk management

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Tripwire:

  • Have seen the following benefits since partnering with Tripwire:
    • Better network visibility
    • Hardened attack surface
    • Improved awareness
  • do not consider Tripwire’s capabilities critical to their cybersecurity program.
  • Rated Tripwire for the following features when compared to the competition:
    • Effectiveness of Product Capabilities: Better
    • Service / Support: N/A
    • Scalability: Not Better
    • Customizability to Organizational Needs: Not Better
    • Reporting: Not Better
  • Have seen a return on investment (ROI) in 12+ months.

Tripwire ExpertOps Case Study

Large Enterprise Banking Company

Introduction

This case study of a large enterprise banking company is based on a February 2021 survey of Tripwire ExpertOps customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“Expert Ops has been a great resource through our Tripwire deployment and continued development. They always have answers for our questions and time to help. Our representative has been devoted to helping us get where we need to go.”

“I recommend Tripwire because they are a leader in the configuration change control space.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Tripwire ExpertOps:

  • To help meet and maintain compliance

Use Case

They leverage Tripwire ExpertOps for the following:

  • Security Configuration Management (SCM)

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Tripwire ExpertOps:

  • Gained deeper visibility across entire infrastructure
  • Obtained greater assurance that critical security controls are being maintained

Tripwire ExpertOps helped the survey company:

  • Address critical security issues
  • Address compliance needs

Tripwire ExpertOps Case Study

Medium Enterprise Banking Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise banking company is based on a February 2021 survey of Tripwire ExpertOps customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“ExpertOps is a nice and reliable service. [Our Tripwire representative] is always reachable.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Tripwire ExpertOps:

  • To better managing cyber risk
  • To optimize security operations

Use Case

They leverage Tripwire ExpertOps for the following:

  • File Integrity Monitoring (FIM)

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Tripwire ExpertOps:

  • Freed up resources to focus on key security and/or compliance issues

Tripwire ExpertOps helped the survey company:

  • Address critical security issues
  • Address compliance needs
  • Reduce time and effort to prepare for audits by approximately 25-50%

Tripwire ExpertOps Case Study

Medium Enterprise Insurance Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise insurance company is based on a February 2021 survey of Tripwire ExpertOps customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“… We feel that we have the same or better compliance program as we had … without the system and software management. It has been very stable and our concerns are handled in a timely manner.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Tripwire ExpertOps:

  • To relieve understaffed
  • To optimize security operations

Use Case

They leverage Tripwire ExpertOps for the following:

  • To implement vulnerability management (VM) from Tripwire IP360

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Tripwire ExpertOps:

  • Freed up resources to focus on key security and/or compliance issues

Tripwire ExpertOps helped the surveyed company:

  • Address critical security issues
  • Address compliance needs
  • Reduce time and effort to prepare for audits by up to 25%

Tripwire ExpertOps Case Study

Master Card Incorporated

Introduction

This case study of MasterCard Incorporated is based on a February 2021 survey of Tripwire ExpertOps customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Easy to understand the tool and its functions.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Tripwire ExpertOps:

  • To help meet/maintain compliance
  • To better managing cyber risk
  • To optimize security operations

Use Case

The surveyed company leverage Tripwire ExpertOps for the following:

  • File Integrity Monitoring (FIM)

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Tripwire ExpertOps:

  • Consolidated vendors / tools
  • Freed up resources to focus on key security and/or compliance issues
  • Gained deeper visibility across entire infrastructure

Tripwire ExpertOps helped the surveyed company:

  • Address critical security issues
  • Address compliance needs
  • Reduce time and effort to prepare for audits by approximately 25-50%.

Tripwire Case Study

Medium Enterprise Energy & Utilities Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise energy & utilities company is based on an August 2020 survey of Tripwire customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“Tripwire is a strong partner for managing cyber risks across IT and OT environments”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Tripwire:

  • Difficulty meeting/maintaining compliance
  • The need to improve network visibility

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Tripwire that the surveyed company uses:

  • Secure configuration management
  • File integrity monitoring
  • Built-in policy content (e.g. NERC CIP)
  • Audit-friendly reporting

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Tripwire:

  • Better ability to address cyber risks
  • Time saved in meeting compliance requirements & audits
  • Money saved from potential regulatory fines
  • Ability to maintaining compliance is significantly better

Tripwire Case Study

State & Local Government

Introduction

This case study of a state & local government is based on an August 2020 survey of Tripwire customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled organization asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“Tripwire is a strong partner for managing cyber risks across IT and OT environments”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled organization to evaluate and ultimately select Tripwire:

  • Difficulty meeting/maintaining compliance

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Tripwire that the surveyed organization uses:

  • Secure configuration management
  • Audit-friendly reporting
  • Vulnerability assessment

Results

The surveyed organization achieved the following results with Tripwire:

  • Improved visibility of network and assets
  • Time saved in meeting compliance requirements & audits

Tripwire Case Study

Large Enterprise Energy & Utilities Company

Introduction

This case study of a large enterprise energy & utilities company is based on an August 2020 survey of Tripwire customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“Tripwire is a strong partner for managing cyber risks across IT and OT environments”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Tripwire:

  • The need to manage their cyber risks better

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Tripwire that the surveyed company uses:

  • Secure configuration management

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Tripwire:

  • Improved visibility of network and assets
  • Ability to maintaining compliance is significantly better

Tripwire Case Study

Avista Corporation

Introduction

This case study of Avista Corporation is based on an August 2020 survey of Tripwire customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Tripwire is a strong partner for managing cyber risks across IT and OT environments”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Tripwire:

  • Said the following challenges led them to partner with Tripwire:
    • Difficulty meeting/maintaining compliance

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Tripwire that the surveyed company uses:

  • Use the following Tripwire capabilities:
    • File integrity monitoring
    • Built-in policy content (e.g. NERC CIP)

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Tripwire:

  • Since partnering with Tripwire, have seen the following benefits:
    • Improved visibility of network and assets
    • Time saved in meeting compliance requirements & audits
    • Money saved from potential regulatory fines
    • Ability to maintaining compliance is significantly better

Tripwire Case Study

Center Point Energy, Inc.

Introduction

This case study of CenterPoint Energy, Inc. is based on a June 2020 survey of Tripwire customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Tripwire fit the need and delivered thousands of pages of evidence in the first audit we had after implementation. It is now a relied on asset for evidence and monitoring as it pertains to compliance.”

“The Tripwire name is trusted in the industry and has never gave reason to doubt it. [The] continued development and listening to customers only strengthens this fact.”

Challenges

  • Were looking to address the following challenges with Tripwire:
    • Security issues
    • Compliance issues

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Tripwire that the surveyed company uses:

  • Use Tripwire for the following:
    • Security Configuration Management (SCM)
    • Compliance
  • Partnered with Tripwire for the following:
    • Improve compliance and risk management
      The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Tripwire:
  • Said the following drove them to choose Tripwire:
    • Strong product capabilities and functionality
    • Brand reputation / trust in the company
    • Excellent customer support

Results

  • Have seen the following benefits since partnering with Tripwire:
    • Better network visibility
    • Improved awareness
    • Improved productivity / workload due to product capabilities
  • Considers Tripwire’s capabilities critical to their cybersecurity program.
  • Rated Tripwire for the following features when compared to the competition:
    • Effectiveness of Product Capabilities: Best-In-Class
    • Service / Support: Best-In-Class
    • Scalability: Best-In-Class
    • Customizability to Organizational Needs: Significantly Better
    • Reporting: Better
  • Have seen a return on investment (ROI) in the first 3 months.

Tripwire Case Study

Tucson Electric Power Company

Introduction

This case study of Tucson Electric Power Company is based on a June 2020 survey of Tripwire customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Tripwire Enterprise has been a very mature, stable compliance tool which has always met our needs. We also use Tripwire Remote Operations, which has been a great help and excellent tool (particularly with auditor requests for additional data).”

“It’s very solid and well known.”

Challenges

  • Were looking to address the following challenges with Tripwire:
    • Security issues
    • Compliance issues

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Tripwire that the surveyed company uses:

  • Use Tripwire for the following:
    • File Integrity Monitoring (FIM)
    • Compliance
  • Partnered with Tripwire for the following:
    • Improve compliance and risk management
  • Said the following drove them to choose Tripwire:
    • Strong product capabilities and functionality
    • Brand reputation / trust in the company

Results

  • Have seen the following benefits since partnering with Tripwire:
    • Improved awareness
    • Confidence in maintaining critical security controls
  • Considers Tripwire’s capabilities critical to their cybersecurity program.
  • Rated Tripwire for the following features when compared to the competition:
    • Effectiveness of Product Capabilities: Best-In-Class
    • Service / Support: Best-In-Class
    • Scalability: Best-In-Class
    • Customizability to Organizational Needs: Best-In-Class
    • Reporting: Significantly Better
  • Have seen a return on investment (ROI) in 3-6 months.

Tripwire Case Study

Tri State Generation And Transmission Association, Inc.

Introduction

This case study of Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association, Inc. is based on a June 2020 survey of Tripwire customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Tripwire has helped our organization maintain compliance and ensure we adhere to the compliance standards. It has helped us improve on producing consistent evidence in an efficient manner.”

“It does what we expect the product to do and thus we have confidence in it.”

Challenges

  • Were looking to address the following challenges with Tripwire:
    • Compliance issues

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Tripwire that the surveyed company uses:

  • Use Tripwire for the following:
    • Security Configuration Management (SCM)
    • Compliance
  • Partnered with Tripwire for the following:
    • Improve internal / operational efficiencies
    • Improve compliance and risk management
  • Said the following drove them to choose Tripwire:
    • Strong product capabilities and functionality

Results

  • Have seen the following benefits since partnering with Tripwire:
    • Improved awareness
    • Improved productivity / workload due to product capabilities
    • Confidence in maintaining critical security controls
  • Rated Tripwire for the following features when compared to the competition:
    • Effectiveness of Product Capabilities: Best-In-Class
    • Service / Support: Better
    • Scalability: Significantly Better
    • Customizability to Organizational Needs: Significantly Better
    • Reporting: Significantly Better
  • Have seen a return on investment (ROI) in 3-6 months.



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