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Market Trends: Information Security Consultants Focus on Risk Management and Endpoint Forensics to Expose Cybercriminals

Published: 16 May 2014

ID: G00259710

Analyst(s): Jacqueline Heng


Information security services need a fully enabled endpoint forensics team. Service providers and security consultants often lack the necessary skills and resources to offer complete solutions. Providers should establish training programs to build consistent skills and choose partners carefully.

Table Of Contents


  • It Takes More Than Technology to Tackle Cybercrime

Market Trend

  • The Challenge of Endpoint Forensics
  • Overall Trends in the Information Security Market
    • From Reactive to Preventive Solutions
    • Technology vs. Business Focus
  • Regional Challenges
    • Skills Are Hard to Find Everywhere
  • Buyers and Providers Working Together Against Crime
  • What Service Providers Should Do Next

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