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The State of Incident Response 2021

500 security leaders gave us a gut check on their incident response plan. Download the report to see what they said—and where you stand in comparison.

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The findings paint an illuminating picture


of security leaders are not 100% confident in their organization’s ability to identify the root cause of an attack


of organizations are unable to contain a threat in less than an hour after the initial compromise


of organizations are dealing with 100 or more cybersecurity threat alerts every day


Incident Response Planning

Learn how you stack up against your peers in the following areas:

  • Attitudes toward cybersecurity hindering processes
  • Negative impacts from a cyberattack
  • Top security concerns
  • Rate of adoption for best practices
  • Use of third party providers



Red Canary, a leader in managed detection and response, teamed up with one of the world’s top IR firms, Kroll, and endpoint detection and response leader VMware Carbon Black to assess the state of incident response. We surveyed 500 security and risk leaders to identify trends, surface challenges, and understand how security leaders are faring with preparedness, detection, and response.

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