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Close the cyber security skills gap

The ability to find and retain the expertise and experience across cyber security functions continues to impact an organization’s ability to implement effective cyber defenses.


Confront Cyber Security’s Biggest Challenge

Organizations struggle to achieve full security maturity because it is difficult to find qualified staff and retain specialized expertise.


of organizations claim they have been impacted by the global cyber security skills shortage1



of security professionals said it was extremely or somewhat difficult to recruit cyber security professionals.


of respondents agreed that cyber security professionals must keep up their skills.

How Mandiant Helps Address This Challenge:

To address cyber defense capability gaps, Mandiant offers flexible access to a wide range of experts, training and cyber security certifications to extend your team and provide effective and efficient security.

Mandiant experts align with your specific needs, such as investigations, threat intelligence, malware analysis, frontline consultancy and cyber defense operations.

Mandiant offers the flexibility to choose the best delivery methods that fit with your organization’s cyber defense challenges. Options include on-demand, project-duration, or ongoing dedicated Mandiant resources.

Close the gap with technology

The Mandiant Advantage platform brings cyber expertise and intelligence to help you fill in the gaps in your organization's cyber defenses. The Mandiant Intel Grid and its cloud-based data lake scales our knowledge and enables your access to timely threat intelligence. We combine everything we know from our frontline activities, including incident response, investigations, research and threat hunting engagements, with advanced data science and machine learning. So no matter where you have cyber security skills gaps, we have the expertise to fill them.

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Incident Investigations and Preparedness

On-demand expertise for alert investigations and response

Mandiant Expertise On Demand is an annual subscription that extends your security operations capabilities and capacity with flexible access to a wide range of industry- recognized Mandiant security skills, experience and knowledge. This unique service offers the flexibility of on-demand access to experts for consulting services, training through our Mandiant Academy, cyber intelligence questions and an Incident Response Retainer providing you the expertise you need, when you need it.


Managed Defense

Let Mandiant manage your detection and response for you with our MDR service.

By partnering with Mandiant, you have access to around -the -clock monitoring of alerts and expert coverage for your SOC of dedicated experts your team can be trained and advised to elevate your security program through our managed detection and response service.


Intelligence Access

Deep, custom intelligence insights and capabilities

Mandiant Applied Intelligence services are annual subscriptions for threat insights designed to help you make informed data-driven business and security decisions. Delivered by a cyber threat intelligence subject matter expert (SME) with extended access to global Mandiant threat data and technology, they offer strategic, operational and technical intelligence to meet your specific needs.


Cyber Defense Operations and Transformation

Operational resources to fill gaps and increase maturity

Mandiant offers dedicated resources to bolster your cyber defenses and threat intelligence capabilities. These experts can assist with all cyber defense functions including intelligence gathering, threat hunting, forensic investigation, strategic operations analysis and transformation and malware analysis that provides outcomes effecting long-lasting change through engagement in your environment.

"Expertise On Demand makes it very easy to procure exactly what I need, whether that’s quick threat intelligence insights or resources to help an analyst resolve a problem."


Cyber Security Skills Gap FAQ

How can an organization protect itself from cyber threats without hiring cyber security staff? expand_more

To stay protected without hiring cyber security experts, organizations can work with a security provider that offers not only a breadth of technology and services but allows you to have flexible access to services and expertise, with on-demand, partial, project-based or dedicated resources.

What types of services do cyber security companies offer? expand_more

An accomplished, diversified cyber security company offers organizations the ability to choose between dedicated resources for managed detection and response, virtual CISO or cyber defense operations, designated team uplift where the security company has a designated but shared resource to help an existing team and on-demand services that can range from incident response to training or the ability to ask an expert a question based on the latest threat or activity.

Does an organization’s entire cyber security team need to be company hires or full time staff? expand_more

The cyber skills shortage is an issue that impacts all organizations. Organizations often need to partner with a cyber security provider to securely maintain uninterrupted business operations despite the evolving threat landscape. Working with cyber security experts through consulting services provide options for companies to mitigate threats, reduce risk and get back to business with the help of experts.


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All stats from: 1 ESG and ISSA (July 2021). The Life and Times of Cybersecurity Professionals 2021 Volume V.
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