Written By Josh Harriman And Presented By Charles Leaver
Having the correct tools to hand is a given in our industry. But having the right tools and services is one thing. Getting the best worth out of them can be a challenge. Even with all the best objectives and effectively qualified workers, there can be gaps. Ziften Services can assist to fill those spaces and keep you on track for success.
Ziften Services can enhance, and even straight-out lead your IT Operations and Security groups to better equip your organization with 3 great offerings. Each one is tailored for a specific requirement and in light of the statistics from a current report by ESG (Enterprise Strategy Group) entitled “Trends in Endpoint Security Study”, which mentioned 51% of responders in the study stated they will be deploying and utilizing an EDR (endpoint detection and response) solution now and 35% of them plan to use managed services for the application, proves the requirement is out there for appropriate services around these products and services. Therefore, Ziften is providing our services understanding that many organizations lack the scale or proficiency to implement and completely use required tools such as EDR.
Ziften services are as follows:
Ziften Assess Service
Ziften Hunt Service
Ziften Respond Service
While each of the 3 services cover a distinct function, the latter two are more complementary to each other. Let’s look at each in a little bit more detail to better understand the advantages.
This service covers both IT functional and security teams. To determine your success in correct documents and adherence of processes and policies, you have to begin with an excellent strong baseline. The Assess services start by conducting in-depth interviews with key decision makers to truly comprehend what is in place. From there, a Ziften Zenith deployment provides tracking and data collection of essential metrics within customer device networks, data centers and cloud releases. The reporting covers asset management and efficiency, licensing, vulnerabilities, compliance as well as anomalous behaviors. The outcome can cover a series of concerns such as M&An evaluations, pre cloud migration planning and routine compliance checks.
This service is a true 24 × 7 managed endpoint detection and response (MDR) offering. Organizations battle to completely cover this key aspect to security operations. That could be because of limited staff or critical proficiency in danger hunting strategies. Again, making use of the Ziften Zenith platform, this service utilizes continuous tracking throughout customer devices, servers, cloud VMs supporting Windows, Mac OSX and Linux os. Among the primary outcomes of this service is drastically cutting down on hazard dwell times within the environment. This has been talked about frequently in the past few years and the numbers are incredible, generally in the order of 100s of days that threats stay hidden within organizations. You require someone that can actively look for these adversaries as well as can historically look back to past occasions to find behaviors you were not knowledgeable about. This service does use some hours of dedicated Incident Response also, so you have all your bases covered.
When you up against it and have a true emergency situation, this service is exactly what you need. This is a proven and real IR group ready for battle 24 × 7 with a broad variety of response tool sets at hand. You will receive immediate event assessment and triage. Advised actions line up with the intensity of the risk and exactly what response actions have to occur. The teams are really versatile and will work remotely or if needed, can be on site where conditions necessitate. This could be your whole IR team, or will augment and mix right in with your existing group.
At the end of the day, you need services to assist optimize your opportunities of success in today’s world. Ziften has three great offerings and wants all our customers to feel secured and aligned with the very best operational and security posture available. Please reach out to us so we can assist you. It’s what we love to do!