If you ask the typical CIO to rank what keeps them up at night, chances are cybersecurity would top the list. The burgeoning digital transformation and critical nature of business data makes companies particularly vulnerable – as hackers attempt to capture, disrupt and compromise sensitive information. The FBI estimates more than 4,000 ransomware attacks currently impact businesses each and every day.

Managed Security Services Designed for the Digital Age

The evolving threat landscape is driving demand for better protection and more proactive security measures. That’s no easy task, considering infrastructures support such complex initiatives as big data, IoT and BYOD. Fortunately, CenturyLink’s Managed Security Services are designed with these complexities in mind.

Led by integrated security monitoring and analysis, the CenturyLink Managed Security Services suite improves threat postures by proactively detecting and responding to cyberattacks. Delivered over a CenturyLink-built platform utilizing security information and event management (SIEM) along with big data technologies, the services detect possible attacks, contain them and help remediate them. With a holistic approach to cybersecurity risk management, our security services address both current and future security concerns.

2017 Finalist for Light Reading’s Leading Light Awards

But don’t just take our word for it. Recently, CenturyLink’s Managed Security Services Suite was named a “finalist” in Light Reading’s 2017 Leading Lights Awards, the prestigious ranking of innovative technologies driving business change. Being selected as one of the finalists in the “Most Innovative Security Strategies” category, our solution was singled out on three fronts:

  • Helping organizations overcome internal security skills gaps
  • Empowering CIOs to seamlessly manage complexity
  • Improving quality of protection while maximizing existing investments

We’re honored the experts at Light Reading chose CenturyLink Managed Security Services for this honor, but we are even more excited about the success we help our customers achieve every day by aligning innovative technology services to overcome many of their business challenges.

Do you want to become more proactive in your cybersecurity posture?  Talk to a CenturyLink expert today – we’ll share best practices and cost effective ways to keep your mission-critical data secure and available.

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