Managed Detection and Response: Best of 2021 and Beyond

Managed Detection and Response: Best of 2021 and Beyond

Solutions Review’s listing of the Managed Detection and Response (MDR) Providers: Best of 2021 is an annual mashup of products that best represent current market conditions, according to the crowd. Our editors selected the best MDR products based on each solution’s Authority Score, a meta-analysis of real user sentiment through the web’s most trusted business software review sites, and our own proprietary five-point inclusion criteria.

The editors at Solutions Review continually research the most prominent and influential MDR vendors to assist buyers in search of the tools befitting the needs of their organization. Choosing the right vendor and solution can be a complicated process; it requires constant market research and often comes down to more than just the solution and its technical capabilities. Yet it’s essential; Managed Detection and Response can help bridge gaps in security monitoring, threat hunting, and incident response for businesses struggling to fill their IT security teams.

Solutions Review picked out the Managed Detection and Response Providers: Best of 2021 and Beyond. Here they are, in alphabetical order.

Managed Detection and Response: Best of 2021 and Beyond

Alert Logic 

Alert Logic delivers white-glove MDR with comprehensive coverage for public clouds, SaaS, on-premises, and hybrid environments. Its platform and team of security experts can deliver outcome-based security by collecting network traffic and more than 140 billion log messages each day. Alert Logic provides coverage across both vulnerabilities and attacks by bringing together asset visibility and security analytics. 

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Bitdefender

Bitdefender offers 24 hour Managed Detection and Response combining Bitdefender security technologies for endpoint protection with network and security analytics. Also, Bitdefender provides threat-hunting expertise of a SOC fully staffed by security analysts from global intelligence agencies. Its MDR service provides monthly strategic reports and real-time dashboards to give insights into your security posture.

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CrowdStrike

CrowdStrike offers two different managed solutions: Falcon Complete for MDR and Falcon OverWatch for managed threat hunting. Falcom Complete provides round-the-clock with focused expertise; all experts on the team hold CrowdStrike Certified Falcon Responder (CCFR) and CrowdStrike Certified Falcon Administrator (CCFA) certifications. In 2020, CrowdStrike released enhancements to its platform’s visibility, detection, and response capabilities. 

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CYBERShark

CYBERShark offers a Security Operations Center (SOC) as a Service as a security and compliance platform. It provides 24/7 monitoring, advanced correlation, real-time alerts, remediation capabilities, and integrated incident management workflows. CYBERShark is built on a multi-tiered, distributed architecture to diminish the chance of missing a threatening event, saving downtime and information loss. It offers a simplified licensing model flexible for scale and deployment. 

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Cynet

Cynet 360’s XDR technology is complemented by a 24\7 MDR service. Its MDR operates as a free extension of its Autonomous Breach Protection platform that natively integrates XDR attack prevention and detection capabilities (including NGAV, EDR, Deception, and more) with automated investigation and remediation. Cynet works towards the protection of the environment for even the smallest security teams. 

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Cysiv

Cysiv operates in the field of security operations center-as-a-service. It works with enterprises to reduce the risk of a damaging cyber-attack or data breach by providing 24/7 threat detection and response. Using Cysiv Command—a cloud-native, co-managed next-gen SIEM platform—its team of experts operates as a seamless extension to your IT security team.

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FireEye

FireEye provides managed detection and response offerings through Mandiant. Mandiant Consulting provides incident response, assessment, transformation, and training services with hands-on tactical support to build security defenses. Managed offerings from Mandiant combine. software-as-a-service solutions and technology with consulting expertise for a proactive, expert-driven approach to security. Its MDR services are delivered by experts with years of frontline experience.

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Rapid7

Rapid7 offers Managed Detection and Response services as part of its overall Managed Services options; other options include Managed Vulnerability Management and Managed Application Security. Its MDR offers around-the-clock expert monitoring to defend against threats and stop attackers in their tracks, real-time incident detection and validation, and proactive threat hunting. Other capabilities include full access to InsightIDR, Rapid7’s cloud SIEM, and incident management and response.

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Those are our picks for the Managed Detection and Response Providers: Best of 2021 and Beyond. For more, check out the Guide.

Ben Canner