With an endless emergence of new threats and company resources under constant pressure, it can be difficult to balance all of the strategic and operational tasks required for an effective information security program. Network Intrusion Detection and Prevention (IDS/IPS) devices can provide a highly effective layer of security designed to protect critical assets from cyber threats. Organizations can detect attempts by attackers to compromise systems, applications and data by deploying network IDS; however, keeping the devices tuned and up-to-date so they are effective is a challenge for many organizations.
Managing IDS and IPS devices requires a specialized skill set, because the devices are only effective if they are well tuned to the current threats and the network in which they are deployed. IDS devices can generate thousands of alerts each day and are very prone to false positives, making it difficult to identify true threats and take timely action to protect assets.
Dell SecureWorks' team of security device management experts can help alleviate this burden and enable more effective operation of your Intrusion Detection and Prevention technologies. Our Managed Network IDS/IPS service is provided in an unlimited and unmetered fashion with no limits placed on configuration changes, policy requests, help desk tickets and support from our expert SOC staff. Our experienced security professionals serve as an extension of your security team, providing recommendations and expert guidance as needed at no additional cost to your organization.
Dell SecureWorks maintains one of the largest concentrations of certified Intrusion Detection and Prevention engineers in the world. We have years of experience managing market-leading devices.
The Managed IDS/IPS service includes on-demand reporting via the Dell SecureWorks Customer Portal. Through advanced reporting functionality, the Dell SecureWorks Customer Portal provides full service visibility alongside meaningful security insights and perspectives. For more on the Dell SecureWorks Customer Portal, click here.
The Dell SecureWorks Customer Portal features integrated business intelligence and analytics tools to help you gain the meaningful insights and new perspectives you need to answer these questions and make better security decisions. Highly customizable data visualizations and reports give you point-in-time snapshots as well as historical trending perspectives across multiple security metrics.
The executive summary view provides an illustration of all the activity on your IPS devices.
Top 10 event summary report provides a graphical representation of top security events for a specified timeframe and summary data.
Managed IDS/IPS is delivered using Dell SecureWorks Counter Threat Platform (CTP). With a multi-tenant, distributed architecture, the CTP analyzes billions of events daily and helps to protect thousands of customers worldwide.