Secureworks Positioned as a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Managed Security Services, Worldwide

Secureworks Marks 10th Time Being Positioned as a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Managed Security Services, Worldwide

ATLANTA, March 7, 2018 – Secureworks® (NASDAQ: SCWX), a leading global cybersecurity company, today announced it has been positioned in the Leaders quadrant of the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Managed Security Services, Worldwide,[1] published February 27, 2018.

Gartner researched, analyzed and evaluated 17 different vendors based on 15 evaluation criteria, positioning Secureworks as a Leader. According to Gartner, "Each of the service providers in the Leaders quadrant has significant mind share among organizations looking to buy MSSs as a discrete offering. These providers typically receive positive reports on service and performance from Gartner clients. MSSPs in the Leaders quadrant are typically appropriate options for enterprises requiring comprehensive portal-based access for interfacing with the service (e.g., responding to alerts, incident management, and workflow, reporting, asset and access management, and managing other procured services, like vulnerability management) along with interaction with the MSSP for analyst expertise and advice." This marks 10 times in which Secureworks has been positioned in the Leaders quadrant of the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Managed Security Services, Worldwide.

Secureworks' methodology is adaptive to meet today's biggest challenges, addressing gaps in traditional security practices. Applying technology that works across security layers, clients get the context needed to identify and prioritize the most critical threats – reducing the noise and enhancing the signal. Centered on bringing together machine and human intelligence, Secureworks experts help clients see more, know more and take the right action.

"We are so proud and deeply honored to be positioned as a Leader in the past 10 Gartner Magic Quadrants for Managed Security Services, Worldwide," said Secureworks CEO and President Michael R. Cote. "In today's digitally connected world, our clients rely on us more than ever to protect them against threats that could impact their business objectives. As their trusted partner, we take a holistic approach to detect faster, respond smarter, prepare better, predict and prevent more threats altogether. Security should be a business enabler."

[1] Gartner, Magic Quadrant for Managed Security Services, Worldwide, Toby Bussa, Kelly M. Kavanagh, Sid Deshpande, Pete Shoard, February 27, 2018.

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About Secureworks

Secureworks® (NASDAQ: SCWX) is a leading global cybersecurity company that keeps organizations safe in a digitally connected world. We combine visibility from thousands of clients, artificial intelligence and automation from our industry-leading Secureworks Counter Threat Platform™, and actionable insights from our team of elite researchers and analysts to create a powerful network effect that provides increasingly strong protection for our clients. By aggregating and analyzing data from any source, anywhere, we prevent security breaches, detect malicious activity in real time, respond rapidly, and predict emerging threats. We offer our clients a cyber-defense that is Collectively Smarter. Exponentially Safer.™


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