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by Tymoteusz A. Góral

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#1733 Cisco: Security landscape plagued by too many vendors
Vendor saturation is one of the biggest challenges currently plaguing the cybersecurity market, according to system engineer security for Cisco Systems Ronny Guillaume, who is concerned that organisations are surrounded by too much noise to truly understand what it is they actually need to protect their business.

"Studies have shown that companies have up to 70 different security vendors installed and in their company to solve problems," he said.

"Now imagine if you had to go and look at 70 different security products and understand what's going on within your specific network -- it's almost impossible."

Speaking in Sydney on Tuesday, Guillaume pointed to the data breach that plagued US discount retail giant Target nearly three years ago.
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