From Honeypots to Modern Cyber Deception:
The Path to Greater ROI and Effectiveness

The need to optimize security ROI

Enterprise security budgets are always under pressure. Given the myriad types of threats, and the dynamic nature of IT (e.g. cloud, application architectures, BYOD, privacy and compliance), the requirements placed on security budgets and staff always exceed capacity. This whitepaper will discuss how cyber security deception technologies have evolved from interesting but inefficient solutions to financially attractive options for cyber defense. By improving the ROI of security spend, modern deception helps relieve the pressure on budgets and staff.