Are managed security services an answer for government?

Enterprise Security Executive - UK Public Sector
Microsoft


CEO
Assured Data Protection


Non-Executive Director, Digital
FCDO Services


15 Sep 2017
14:50 - 15:20

Are managed security services an answer for government?

The management of cybersecurity threats is a costly game. It requires specialist personnel and specialist tools. Is the use of a third-party service in the form of a Managed Security Service Provider (MSSP) the way forward for government? What are the impediments to the use of an MSSP? Can an MSSP bridge the skills gap in government?