An Evaluator’s Guide To Attack Surface Monitoring Solutions
Key consideration criteria to reduce company risk and get results
If you need better visibility across your modern network, you’ve come to the right place. As companies expand their global and cloud footprints, security teams are seeking new solutions to discover, track, and prioritize their greatest internet-facing risks.
Attack Surface Monitoring extends beyond vulnerability scoring to provide a view into dangerous misconfigurations and process failures that can allow attackers easy access onto your internal network or access valuable data.
Of the 4.1B records lost so far this year, 75% involved the misconfiguration or unintended exposure of databases or services. By 2022, Gartner estimates that 95% of cloud security failures will stem from an organization’s inability to manage existing controls.
5 Key Capabilities Your Attack Surface Monitoring Solution Needs:
Blackbox Discovery No agents, configuration, or maintenance—just continuous monitoring.
Authentic Collection The solution should surveil your network just like a true adversary.
Prioritized Analytics No CVSS scores—results should reveal exactly what targets are tempting.
Actionable Findings Top targets should be easy to find, and clearly detail steps to remediation.
Easy Integrations Make it easy to collaborate with IT for shared visibility and ownership.